Our friends at VinylmationWorld alert us to news that GameStop will be offering 4 exclusive Funko POP! Vinyl Bobbleheads for their May the 4th event. POP! characters include: Han Solo (Hoth), Chewbacca (Hoth), Figrin D’an and R2-B1. Each retail for $9.99 and can be purchased in-store or online. Be sure to check out their other POP! Vinyl merchandise or preorder your copy of Star Wars: Battlefront.
Better late than never. Flyguy and Yakface are back to break down the latest collecting news from the past week. On this episode, we discuss the new Black Series products hitting eBay, new product listings hitting Target’s DPCI database, the confusion around the cancelation/discontinuation of some Saga Legends case assortments and Hasbro’s absence from presenting at Celebration Anaheim. Funko continues to churn out product this week including the return of a retired POP bobblehead as well as several exclusives planned for Celebration. Play Arts Kai figures made quite and impression on collectors this week with the reveal of not one, but two figures: the Stormtrooper and Boba Fett. Will these figures tempt you to the dark side? All of this plus Celebration news, reviews and our latest toy purchases, acquisitions and more on Episode 57 of The Realm Recap!
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Funko has announced that the POP! Slave Leia will be reissued in special packaging to celebrate The Force Awakens. Watch for additional releases from their vault until the highly anticipated sequel is released.
PopVinyl.net has posted new concept images of upcoming Star Wars POP! Vinyl figures from Funko.
Luke Skywalker (A New Hope)
Bib Fortuna (Return of the Jedi)
Anakin/Darth Vader (Return of the Jedi)
Princess Leia – Boussh Disguise (Return of the Jedi)
TIE Fighter Pilot (A New Hope)
Figrin D’an (A New Hope)
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