A new customizing community has launched via a private Facebook group. Star Wars: A Custom 1:12 Galaxy is a community of like-minded customizers as well as an educational resource for 1:12 Star Wars custom figures and dioramas. Their customizer’s archive is a variable “cookbook” chock-full of figure recipes, diorama blueprints, tutorial guides and a databank of materials that will allow you to search out and find the unique custom cast parts you need to complete any project.
To help promote this endeavor, we are proud to debut their recipe and tutorial for an amazing 6″ Yak Face/Saelt Marae figure. Click on through for the detailed images and info.
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Pilot Studio has posted an Instagram video showcasing Gregory Titus’ illustration process for producing the artwork for the Black Series packaging. In the quick video, you can see what looks to be a 6″ Momaw Nadon (Hammerhead) figure used as reference for the sketch. I guess we’ll find out more in a couple weeks at Toy Fair.
UPDATE: It appears that the figure above being used (as reference for a potential Black Series figure) is a Sideshow 1:6 scale figure. Thanks to Instagram follower @Star_Wars_memes_501 for the update.
UPDATE 2: Pilot Studio posted on our Instagram page the following:
They have also removed the video from their Instagram feed and posted this statement.
If you are a Balance Rewards member at Walgreens, head to your local store(s) to take advantage of the sale on 6″ Black Series figures. They are currently available for $12.99 each. For you multi-faceted collectors, the sale also applies to the 6″ Marvel Legends (great for scoring the new Black Panther wave).
Big Bad Toy Store has issued their latest newsletter announcing the New Arrivals and Preorders. Head on over to check out the Deluxe Luke Skywalker 1:6 scale figure from Sideshow, Transformers Millennium Falcon from Takara Tomy, 6″ Black Series Rey (Island Journey) and more!
Walmart’s clearances are (always) haphazard around the US, but our friend Scott from Tulsa sends word via Twitter that he’s found them for as little as $16.00 in Oklahoma. You can check Brickseek in your area with SKU 133811432.
Using the power of Brickseek and the assistance of TargetGod, I was able to locate 3 new sets of product UPCs and Target DPCIs for upcoming Black Series products from Hasbro. In the image above, you’ll see listings and pricing for a 6″ medium vehicle (Dewback with Sandtrooper?), possible new Centerpiece figures (Rey and Kylo?), and a new, most impressive helmet (Darth Vader?).
ThinkGeek is now offering the 6” Black Series Guardians of Evil 4pk for only $47.99
Thanks to @LostStarWars on Twitter for the alert.
UPDATE: The price has now increased to $59.99
Those on the hunt for the 6″ Black Series Jaina Solo may want to bounce on over to HasbroToyShop as she is currently in stock.
Update: Out of stock
Toys”R”Us is currently having a Flash Sale with huge savings on select Star Wars items. You can get their exclusive 6″ Black Series Rey (Jedi Training) Crait for $22.69 (35% off). Check out this deal and more at ToysRUs.com
After quickly becoming available online and selling out yesterday, the Walmart Exclusive 6″ Black Series Kylo Ren (Throne Room) is back in stock.