Gentle Giant: SDCC Exclusive Jumbo Boba Fett (ROTJ)

Gentle Giant has announced their first SDCC exclusive. Celebrating the 35th Anniversary of Return of the Jedi, their be offering a Jumbo Kenner Boba Fett on ROTJ card back.

The Boba Fett Jumbo Figure will be available exclusively at our booth (booth #3513) at San Diego Comic Con July 18th-22nd.   However, we have set aside a limited quantity of them for current members of our 2018 Premier Guild Collectors club.  Even if you are not able to attend  Comic Con 2018 you can still join the Premier Guild and order one (while available) and we will ship it to you after the convention*.    The Boba Fett ROTJ Jumbo will be available to pre-order for 2018 Premier Guild members at 12noon pst on June 4th through June 6th.   You can go to https://www.gentlegiantltd.com/premier-guild/  to find out more information or to sign up for the Premier Guild.

Episode #116: You Might Want To Buckle Up Baby

Yakface and Flyguy don’t have a shower scene this week, but we are back with full frontal news to talk Solo: A Star Wars Story and the latest in Star Wars collecting from Hasbro, Hot Toys, and more.

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SWAN Episode 502: Everything is Under Control. Situation Normal. But we’re all fine here, now. How are you?

Spoiler Warning – We hold nothing back on any Star Wars movie, book, or show.

Star Wars fans were used to delayed gratification. Under George Lucas the pattern was one movie every three years. It took 27 years for the first six films to complete.  Now, though, it’s a much different time as Solo–the fourth Star Wars film in under three years–came out. But can there be too much of a good thing?

The Star Wars Action News crew is back! Join Marjorie, Justin, Chris, Andrew, Jerry, and Arnie for this SPOILER FILLED discussion of Solo and Star Wars movies in general!

Listen to this review, then head to Now Playing Podcast to hear Arnie, Jakob, and Stuart’s in-depth analysis of the film!

Update: Hot Toys Reveals 1:6 Scale Han Solo (Mudtrooper)

Hot Toys is doubling down on the Han figures as they have just announced their 1:6 scale Han Solo (Mudtrooper) figure from Solo: A Star Wars Story. Head on over to HotToys.hk to check it out plus, catch a glimpse of a couple other Mimban troopers as well.

Update: Preorders are now open at SideshowToy.com

Rumor Report: Where’s Vintage Collection Wave 2?

Ever since the Vintage Collection hit retail back in March, collectors have been itching for the follow-up wave that includes figures from Solo: A Star Wars Story. We are now on the cusp of June, Solo has hit theaters, but where’s wave 2? Watch for an announcement soon in that regard and this wave looks a lot better than we initially thought in terms of those peg warming carry-forwards from wave 1.

Star Wars Celebration 2019 Ticket Pricing

The Official Star Wars Celebration has posted the ticket details for next year’s event:

Adult – 1 Day (Thurs. Preview) – $55 / $65 at the door
Kids (6-12 yrs)  (Thurs. Preview) – $35 / $45 at the door
Adult – 1 Day  (Fri. Sat. Sun. or Mon.) – $75 / $85 at the door
Adult – 5 Day – $215 / $225 at the door
Kids (6-12 yrs) – 5 Day – $100 / $110 at the door
Jedi Master VIP – $850

Tickets go on sale Tuesday, June 5th at noon CDT. Visit StarWarsCelebration.com for the full details.

Sponsor News: Big Bad Toy Store

Big Bad Toy Store has updated with announcements of new arrivals and featured preorders. Head on over to check out the latest including the 6″ Black Series Enfys Nest’s Swoop Bike from Hasbro, the new Sixth Scale Han Solo from Hot Toys, and the new Chewbacca and Han Solo mini busts from Gentle Giant and more!

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