Our latest Yakfinities Customizing Challenge has just concluded, and this was one of the best ones yet. The volume of customs submitted for the Rogue One theme was off the charts, and the level of talent shown off here is mind boggling.
Check out the full report and see who is walking away with prizes after the jump!
The votes have been tabulated and we now have your top 6 characters to submit to Hasbro for the 2017 Vintage Fans’ Choice poll! Click on through to check out the list.
Thank you to all who participated (and followed the rules)!
Continue reading 2017 Fans’ Choice Results Are In
Voting is now closed and the counting has begun! We will reveal your “Top 6” on Friday after we submit the selections to Hasbro. May the odds be ever in your favor and thanks to all that participated!
UPDATE: Just a bit of info on the tabulation, if you submitted more than one vote from the same email address or social handle, ALL of your votes are eliminated as you are clearly trying to cheat or skew the results. If you posted anything in subject line of your email other than what was instructed, your vote was not counted because “rules”.
Hasbro has sent word that the 6″ Black Series Grand Moff Tarkin with IT-O Interrogator Droid will be released in Spring 2018, not Fall 2017 as previously indicated.
In case you missed it before, preorders have opened again for the GameStop exclusive 6″ Black Series Battlefront II Inferno Squadron TIE Fighter Pilot.
Thanks to Joe B. for the alert.
Here is a great video from Action Figure Attack on Facebook showing the return of the Vintage Collection at Hasbro panel from Star Wars Celebration. Kudos to Hasbro showing that they really do care. Look for TVC to hit pegs once again in Spring 2018.
For your viewing pleasure, enjoy this hi-res images from Hasbro Star Wars Celebration panel. Not everything they showed is included here (3.75″ Vintage Collection Rey for example) but it’s a majority of the products previewed.
Continue reading Hasbro Star Wars Celebration Panel Images
Back by popular demand! Hasbro is once again asking you, the fans and collectors, to help determine the next figure(s) released in the 3.75″ Vintage Collection line. Click on through for details on how to cast your vote for the 2017 Fans’ Choice Poll!
Continue reading Return of the 3.75″ Fans’ Choice Poll
That’s a mouthful, but the preorders are now open for the GameStop Exclusive 6″ Black Series Battlefront II Inferno Squadron TIE Fighter Pilot. Released date is set for Nov. 17.
There is an interesting image floating about showing that GameStop is taking preorders for an as-of-yet unannounced 6″ Black Series Battlefront II TIE Fighter Pilot for $22.99. More as it develops….
Grand Admiral Thrawn unveiled earlier this afternoon in Hasbro’s booth with the assistance of the author that brought him to life, Timothy Zahn. Look for him to be released later this year.
Image via Steve Evans from Hasbro
It has just been revealed via our friends at Vinylmation World that Toys”R”Us will have an exclusive 6″ Black Series Commander Gree coming in July. Price is set at $24.99.
The line includes new 11-inch “Adventure Figures” depicting characters including Rey, Jyn Erso, Princess Leia, Sabine Wren, plus loveable sidekicks and epic villains like BB-8, Chewbacca and many more. These true to form Adventure Figures bridge the gap between traditional action figures and dolls, opening up a new play experience for Star Wars fans of all ages and genders. Each individually designed figure features dynamic action and multiple points of articulation to help recreate the characters’ adventures and heroic moments with different poses.
The line launches August 1 at mass retailers and HasbroToyShop.com
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Continue reading Hasbro Announces Forces of Destiny Adventure Figures
Glendale, Calif. (April 12, 2017 – 9:00PM PST) – Disney and Lucasfilm today announced Star Wars Forces of Destiny, a new initiative celebrating the inspiring stories of iconic heroes from across the Star Wars universe. An original series of animated shorts (each 2-3 minutes in length) will explore exciting, all new adventures of key characters including Rey, Jyn Erso, Sabine Wren, Princess Leia,Ahsoka Tano and others, ahead of books and a TV special later in the year. The stories will also be supported by a line of toys from Hasbro, including new ‘Adventure Figures’ – a fusion between traditional dolls and action figures, creating a whole new way to play Star Wars.
Continue reading Disney Announces Star Wars Forces of Destiny Animated Shorts and Toy Line
Our friend Corey from First Order Transmissions has provided us some on-site images from the floor of Star Wars Celebration. You can check them out on our Facebook page.