Gentle Giant has revealed their next 2011 SDCC Exclusive item – the Jumbo Vinyl Cape Jawa! Head on over for the full details!
This week Star Wars Action News releases its 300th regular episode (not even counting all the breaking news episodes, Book Club episodes, and episodes of Republic Forces Radio Network)! And it’s got some good news, it seems from coast to coast, and even abroad, reports are coming in of new Wave 6 and 7 Vintage Collection figures being found! Listen as Marjorie and Arnie run down where these figures are being spotted, play listener store reports, and even address distribution again with Hasbro in Hasbro’s latest Q&A!
Also this week, Nathan gives his third segment looking back at the collector-loved line of Action Figure 2-Packs, and Jerry has a vintage viewpoint tying into Gentle Giant’s recent announcement of the Jumbo R2-D2 figure.
All that, and a review of Wave 7 in-hand, in this week’s 300th Star Wars Action News!
You can download this week’s show from swactionnews.com or use the direct links:
Gentle Giant has send out new product announcement for their Star Wars license this week. Head on over to their site to check out the following:
Place your order today to secure a guaranteed pre-order!
K & C Collectibles has received the new Clone Wars Action Figures (Wave 8). Also we have added the last wave of Legacy Comic Packs.
New Clone Wars Action Figures:
CW49 – Riot Control Clone Trooper
CW50 – Bariss Offee
CW51 – Eeth Koth
CW52 – Clone Commander Colt
New: Legacy Comic Packs:
X-Wing: Rogue Squadron #29 with Baron Fel and Ysanne Isard
Legacy #7 with Darth Nihl and Deliah Blue
KOTOR #6 with Jarael (Edessa) and Rohlan Dyre
Jango Fett: Open Seasons #2 with Mandalorians Jaster Mereel and Montross
Gentle Giant has announced the availability of the Ponda Baba (Walrus Man) Statue for Premier Guild Members. Read on for more…
Entertainment Earth has updated today with word of an Exclusive Episode III Obi-Wan Kenobi Mini Bust from Gentle Giant. It is available for pre-order now with an expected shipping date of July 2011
Gentle Giant has revealed one of the three PGM (Premier Guild Member) gift mini-busts for this year. Head on over to Gentle Giant’s Blog for a closer look at a shirtless and tattooed Darth Maul! Be sure to head back later this week when another one is revealed.
Our Toy Fair coverage continues today with the addition of photos to our Diamond Select Gallery which features products from Gentle Giant.
This limited-edition bronze by Gentle Giant Studios commemorates McQuarrie’s original vision for Darth Vader, distinguished by cleaner lines and a distinctive glare. This solid bronze bust is strictly limited to only 100 pieces worldwide. Weighs approximately 8-10lbs. and measures 8″ tall.
For more info visit Gentle Giant’s new blog..
This week at Past Generation Toys:
Star Wars Vintage Collection Pre-Orders
The newest wave has been posted and includes Clone Trooper, Commander Gree, Han Solo with Medal, Luke Skywalker, R5-D4, and Stormtrooper!
Gentle Giant Pre-Orders
Now available for pre-order are several new Gentle Giant Mini Busts. Some include Wicket, Tusken Raider 12-Inch and Luke Skywalker 12-Inch!
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Gentle Giant’s Newsletter announces Premier Guild Members pre-orders for the Han Solo and Chewbacca Vintage 12″ Kenner figures. They also reveal that Premier Guild Member will also be able to order a small head variant for the Han Solo figure! Click the images above for a closer look.
Our Gentle Giant Gallery has been updated with images for your review.
We’ve activated the Gentle Giant Gallery and loaded with fresh images showcasing several new mini busts like 2-1B (limited to 1980 pieces) and the PGM Snow Bunny Padme and animated maquettes but the best has got to be the 12″ Vintage Figures that are, in a word, AWESOME! Check them out now!
You can also view these photos on our Facebook page where you can leave your feedback/comments as they’re added!