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Episode #112: D23/SDCC Pregame Hype

We are back! Join Flyguy and Yakface as we discuss the latest news in Star Wars collecting! A lot has happened since our last show from new 40th Anniversary figures finally being found at retail to the pending announcement of new product at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con which kicks off next week. All this and much more on episode #112 of The Realm Recap.

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Win a 10 Pack of FigureShield Protective Clamshell Cases

FigureShield custom-fit protective clamshells are in production and will start shipping in July. To help spread the word the are giving away 10 packs (valued at $65US each) to 3 randomly chosen entrants. Anyone is free to enter. FigureShield, LLC. will pay shipping costs to winners in the continental United States, winners from outside said area will be responsible for shipping and handling costs plus any and all import fees or customs. 

For details on how to enter to win, visit their website at FigureShield.com 

40th Anniversary Legacy Pack Display Variant

As if figure and packaging variations weren’t enough, Casey B. tipped me off to a running change for the display frame for the Darth Vader Legacy Pack. First shipments (both red and brown eye variants) included a silver double racing stripe frame. Current shipments now feature white stripes (not the music band). Click the image above that I snapped for closer look.

Sponsor News: K&C Collectibles

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UPDATE: Another 40th Anniversary Vader Legacy Pack Variant

Joining all of the wave 2 card variants for the 40th Anniversary Collection, the Darth Vader Legacy Pack box has also received the text adjustment for the age recommendation – switching to all UPPER CASE. Since Target has given up the ghost on carrying this set, you can continue to find steady shipments of these hitting Walmart.

UPDATE: This text change also extends to the Darth Vader cardback inside the box making for 3 distinct carded versions:

“Red Eyes” variant – lower case text
“Dark Eyes” variant – lower case text
“Dark Eyes” variant – UPPER CASE text

Sponsor News: K&C Collectibles

K & C Collectibles has added Shoretrooper KotobukiyaGentle Giant Mini-Bust Rey, Comic 2-Packs, 30th Anniversary Battle Packs and Saga Vehicles and Trilogy Vehicles.  Click the NEW PRODUCTS link under the Categories Section for a complete list of recently added items.

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Sponsor News: K&C Collectibles

K & C Collectibles has added Black Series 6″, Topps 40th Anniversary Wave 2,  Saga Collection Figures, Revenge of the Sith Action Figures, Bend-Ems and more Titanium Ships.  Click the NEW PRODUCTS link under the Categories Section for a complete list of recently added items.

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40AC Wave 2 Hitting GameStop

From reader “Chad”

Found mine wave 2 at Gamestop today. I got off work early and headed to TRU, nada. Target same thing. The Gamestop is in the same shopping center as Target and decided to go over there. The was a UPS truck in front of the store and when I walked in the manager of the store who I know said they were expecting wave 2 of the 40th Anniversary figures. Sure enough the UPS guy came in and what was on the cart? A box of wave 2 40th figures. The manager opened the box and I got the Jawa, DS Commander, Sand People and Stormtrooper. I called a buddy of mine and he got the rest of them. You may want to check Gamestop if you are having trouble find them.

Social Media Continues to Payoff for 40AC Collectors

A few well timed tweets from us this afternoon resulted in Twitter follower @1JosephBOrtiz scoring wave 2 of the 40th Anniversary Collection of 6″ figures from his local TRU in Arizona.

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