Funko has updated their blog today officially announcing the retail partners for their shared exclusive merchandise for Star Wars Celebration. Click on through for the breakdown
Yahoo Movies has updated today revealing Mattel’s Hot Wheels Biggs Darklighter Character Car which is exclusive to Star Wars Celebration this weekend. Head on over to check it out and other cars sporting the commemorative 40th Anniversary packaging.
The official Star Wars Celebration site has posted their procedures for purchasing the exclusive 40th Anniversary Collection 6″ Luke Skywalker (X-wing Pilot) figure for Thursday and Friday.
In short, tickets will be given out starting at 6:00am to people in special early morning queues. Only those with tickets will be able to purchase the figure on those two days. Saturday and Sunday, Hasbro’s booth is open to shopping without a ticket.
For the full details, head to StarWarsCelebration.com
Gentle Giant has revealed their final Star Wars Premier Guild Member Gift for 2017 – the Lobot Mini Bust.
Gentle Giant Ltd. is proud to bring you the Lobot Mini Bust! Digitally sculpted by our master artisans, using actual archival footage and designs, each 1:6th scale Lobot Mini Bust is rendered using the highest quality polystone, and hand painted. Each piece comes individually numbered and is paired with a matching certificate of authenticity.
Visit Gentle Giant’s blog for the full details. And watch for their announcement next week for exclusives for Star Wars Celebration!
Fans to Record Their Memories of ‘Star Wars’ Collecting on Film’s 40th Anniversary.
You cannot freeze your fandom in carbonite, but you can preserve your Star Wars memories on video at this year’s Star Wars Celebration at Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center.
Frank D’iorio is giving you sneak peek of the massive project planned for this year’s Star Wars Celebration tonight via Twitter.
Just a quick update for you to tune into TWITTER – THIS Wednesday night – MARCH 22 at 9 PM Eastern time. Find me @dioramaworkshop. I will be talking about EVERYTHING that you guys will experience at our booth next month, including showing you a PEEK at the COMPLETED Tile prototypes that you can choose to build. Make sure to tune in and I will answer as many questions as I can if I understand how that technology works LOL. See you Wednesday !!!!
Funko has revealed their first wave of exclusives for Star Wars Celebration.
POP! Deluxe Rey with Jakku Speeder
POP! Han Solo (A New Hope – Death Star Escape)
POP! Holographic Qui-Gon Jinn
POP! Chopper (Imperial Disguise)
Funko Wobblers Prototype Boba Fett
Look for an update with full image gallery soon.
UPDATE: Gallery added
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (March 16, 2017) — Commemorating 40 years of Star Wars: A New Hope, PopMinded by Hallmark will arrive at Star Wars Celebration with a new Keepsake Ornament and three new additions to the popular line of itty bittys® plush collectibles available exclusively at the fan event. Click on through for the announcement video.
On today’s episode of The Star Wars Show, the hosts revealed that Kotobukiya will be offering an exclusive Triple Zero (000) and BT-1 set of ARTFX+ statues at this year’s Star Wars Celebration. Like previous exclusives, this set includes a commemorative coin. You can preorder the set as well as R5-D4, R4-M9 and R2-X2 now at Kotous.com.
Now that dust from Toy Fair has settled, we are only a few weeks away from Celebration Orlando so I thought I’d give a little preview of what I’m working on to commemorate that and Yakface.com’s 20 year milestone.
Tickets for Star Wars Celebration 2017 in Orlando, FL are now on sale. Pre-show tickets start at $65.00 for single day, $150.00 for 4-day and
$700 for Jedi Master VIP.
UPDATE: VIP Tickets are sold out.