Sponsor Entertainment Earth has received a small quantity of the last wave of Rogue One figures that includes Admiral Raddus, Galen Erso, Lt. Sefla, Fenn Rau, Death Trooper and Shoretrooper. Keep checking the site to order yours if you’re in need.
Thanks to Jeff at JediDefender for the alert.
Hasbro has confirmed via JediDefender, that the Nerf-firing Imperial AT-ACT WILL NOT be available at retail for the Rogue Friday/Force Friday launch on September 30. Look for it in stores and online later this fall.
There were a couple of Q&A sessions with Hasbro at SDCC a few weeks ago that revealed some intriguing responses from Hasbro Star Wars Design Director, Steve Evans, in terms of 3.75″ SA figures… and even the topic of playsets.
Check out what Steve Evans had to say via coverage from our friends at Imperialshipyards and Jedidefender.
You can share your thoughts in the Imperialshipyards Forums, Jedidefender Forums, or here with us at Yakface.
Just when you thought the Kubrick line of Star Wars products was dead, Medicom issues another (albeit uninspired) figure for attendees of the 20th Anniversary reception party at the Medicom Toy 2016 Exhibition. This Luke Skywalker Kubrick is based off of their original brown hair Early Bird Luke Skywalker from back in 2003.
Thanks to JediDefender for the heads up.
Our friends at JediDefender have posted that the place holder page for the Takodana Encounter Multipack has gone online (not available for order as of yet) at Target.com. The page also reveals the DPCI for this set as 087-06-0194
JediDefender alerts us via Twitter to Bandai’s announcement of their next wave of Converge super-deformed figures. Wave 3 features the villains of The Force Awakens including Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma, First Order Stormtrooper and First Order Flametrooper. Watch for these in March 2016.
As Force Friday creeps ever closer more merchandise is hitting stores. Local JediDefender collector Brian sent us a few images of new product in packaging for The Force Awakens from Spin Master, Uncle Milton and Hasbro. Click on through for a few images.
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Our friends at JediDefender have bought our attention to nice tease from S.H.Figuarts for their 1/12 scale Battle Droid and Clone Trooper figures.
Several sites at SDCC were been able to secure Q&A sessions with Hasbro’s global marketing team for the Star Wars brand. Check them out below and be sure to share your thoughts back here or at the respective sites.
Sir Steve’s Guide
Star Wars Collector
Star Wars Action News
JediDefender has posted several of their own galleries from San Diego Comic-Con. Head on over to check out Anovos, Fantasy Flight Games, Gentle Giant, Hasbro, Hallmark, LEGO and more!
Our friends at JediDefender turn our attention to this secret SDCC exclusive Willrow Hood Character Key from Acme Archives. What a surprise!
Our friends at JediDefender directed us to this instagram post revealing a carded version of the Kubrick Vintage L-Slot Rocket Firing Boba Fett as this year’s gift to attendees of the MedicomToy PARCO event.