Kotobukiya has announced via Facebook that they will be offering an exclusive R2-Q5 ARTFX+ Statue at New York Comic Con. Click through for the details…
Created especially for event sales, this Keepsake Ornament captures Luke Skywalker’s struggle with the savage creature dwelling below Jabba the Hutt’s palace as seen in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi™.
This event-exclusive Star Wars™ ornament will be available at Comic-Con International in San Diego (SDCC) and at New York Comic Con (NYCC).
Hallmark has posted their annual Dream Book showcasing the 2013 Keepsake ornaments. Click the image above to check out an exclusive high res image of the Star Wars offerings this year which include Jango Fett, AT-ST Walker, Wicket & Teebo, Jabba the Hutt w/C-3PO and a LEGO Star Wars Yoda.
New York Comic Con was a great time for Star Wars fans. From new toy reveals from Hasbro and their Angry Birds Star Wars to new collectible and product announcements from Hallmark, Kotobukiya, and more, and convention veteran Mitchell Hallock was on-hand to cover it all. Join us on Star Wars Action News this week to hear his recollection of the con, along with interviews with Kotobukiya, Hallmark, Comic Images, and a discussion of Star Wars toys with Toy Hunter Hembrough!
Also on this week’s show, Johnathan joins us to discuss his latest finds in store, on line, and a special vintage purchase.
With a Vinylmation contest winner and more, it’s all on this week’s Star Wars Action News podcast!
Members of The Force United are on site at New York Comic Con to bring you the first look at items from the various licensees in attendance this year. Check out the latest from Diamond Select after the jump….
Members of The Force United are on site at New York Comic Con to bring you the first look at items from the various licensees in attendance this year. And while Hasbro doesn’t have an official presence this year you can check out what was on display at their exclusive Preview Night Party. Click on through for the images…. Continue reading TFU NYCC Coverage: Hasbro
Our friends at Sandtroopers.com has received some intel that suggests that Admiral Motti will be released next year in the Legacy Collection/Droid Factory. Hopefully this will pan out in a few short hours at NYCC.
We’ve heard some squawking about this line for about a month now but it looks like word is popping up all over with details of the new Angry Birds line of products from Hasbro and Rovio. Head on over to the Idol Hands blog for a extensive breakdown and look for the official reveal at NYCC next week.
Thanks to Paul Nicholasi for the report.
New York Comic Con has revealed via Instagram LEGO’s NYCC exclusive Luke Skwalker’s Landspeeder Set
This LEGO® set, the third in a series, was produced exclusively for the 2012 New York Comic Con. Featuring a Luke Skywalker Minifigure and his buildable landspeeder, the set is packaged in an exclusive collector’s tin. Each tin in this limited run of 1,000 sets is individually numbered. Limited quantities will be available each day for sale through the course of #NYCC, on a first come, first served basis.
New York Comic Con is one of the fastest growing sci-fi and comic conventions in the country. Run by ReedPop, the convention organizers behind Chicago’s C2E2 and Star Wars Celebrations 5 and 6, this year they attracted a major Star Wars presence, with Hasbro making their first official New York Comic Con appearance, as well as Hallmark who brought along another Keepsake Ornament exclusive!