The current Yakfinities Customizing Challenge is well underway, and the theme is Takodana Denizens… or you may better know them as bizarre creatures and droids from Maz Kanata’s castle.
Check out the latest custom entries by clicking here… but… as always, we’ll have some random prizes to hand out – so, why not roll up your sleeves and show off your customizing skills or lack thereof? The deadline for entries is March 31.
Twitter follower @Halo44 lets us know that the Black Series Titanium Series Helmet Sets are starting to hit target in California.
Bloomberg Business is reporting that there is renewed talks between Hasbro and Mattel to merge in to one super toy brand to strengthen their position in the competitive marketplace. Read on for the full details.
Hasbro has issued the following statement via Sir Steve’s Guide regarding the prospect of Rogue One toys at NY Toy Fair
We wanted to let you know that there will be no toys based on Rogue One: A Star Wars Story shown at Toy Fair this year.
Head on over for the full announcement.
Over in the forums of ToyArk, user “Marvelous” has posted some preliminary info of new Star Wars product on display at Nuremberg Toy Fair. Click on though for the details on a few Rogue One, The Force Awakens and Star Wars Rebels items. Expect more to be showcased at NY Toy Fair in a couple weeks.
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An all new adventure in the story of Rykrof Enloe is here!
Check out the latest installment after the jump!
Twitter follower @BoSanders tags us in this image of his Target store find in St. Louis.
Not to be left out in the new toy reports, Toys”R”Us is also receiving a nice inventory of 6″ Black Series figures including the illusive Asty wave (wave 4). Dan Emmons from Star Wars Collector reports finding 4 cases of this assortment at his Texas stores.
Walmart continues to be the store of choice (at the moment) for finding new 6″ Black Series figures. @Sandman804 tags us in this tweet with a store report from Virginia.
Today’s routine Target run proved fruitful today as I ran across a few new figures from The Force Awakens. Click the embedded tweet for shots of the Hassk Thug, Sidon Ithano with Quiggold and Snap Wexley with First Order Snowtrooper Officer.
K & C Collectibles has added New Black Series 6″ Force Awakens (Han Solo, Finn (FN-2187), Flametrooper, Jango Fett, X-Wing Pilot Asty, General Hux, Snowtrooper) and NEW Gentle Giant statues. Click the NEW PRODUCT link for a complete list of recently added items.
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Our teammate, Corey, at the First Order Transmissions give collectors a first look at the upcoming Kylo Ren (Unmasked) figure which reveals a fully sculpted, full on Adam Driver likeness. You can check out his review on the YouTube channel.
Twitter follower @clonecustoms also sends word that the Snap Wexley/First Order Snowtrooper Officer and the Sido Ithano/Quiggold two pack are hitting Target, in Michigan, as well.
Thanks for the report!
Twitter follower Bob Nash tags us with a great Target store find. Check out his scored from Michigan which include FN-2187, Unkar Plutt, Old Captain Rex and 12″ Rey.
Twitter follower @Z0rn send word that he found the Ezra’s Speeder Bike at Walmart this morning.
Walmarts are resetting their aisles this week and next (as evidenced by the new planograms posted in stores) so look for new product on your shelves soon.