Funko has updated their blog today officially announcing the retail partners for their shared exclusive merchandise for Star Wars Celebration. Click on through for the breakdown
Yahoo Movies has updated today revealing Mattel’s Hot Wheels Biggs Darklighter Character Car which is exclusive to Star Wars Celebration this weekend. Head on over to check it out and other cars sporting the commemorative 40th Anniversary packaging.
The official Star Wars Celebration site has posted their procedures for purchasing the exclusive 40th Anniversary Collection 6″ Luke Skywalker (X-wing Pilot) figure for Thursday and Friday.
In short, tickets will be given out starting at 6:00am to people in special early morning queues. Only those with tickets will be able to purchase the figure on those two days. Saturday and Sunday, Hasbro’s booth is open to shopping without a ticket.
For the full details, head to StarWarsCelebration.com
Customizing legend Sillof (Jamie Follis) will be hosting a customizing class at Celebration Orlando.
If you are attending, this is a wonderful opportunity to learn more about the enjoyable aspects of customizing the Star Wars universe.
Check out his official flyer by clicking here!
Due to the collapse of Gentle Giant’s servers yesterday (caused by the bombardment of traffic), they have delayed their preorders for the Han Solo (McQuarrie Concept) Mini Bust and Jumbo Kenner Dianoga Trash Monster convention exclusives until after Star Wars Celebration. Preorders will reopen on April 20 for Platinum and Gold members only and April 21 for Platinum, Gold and Silver members.
Collectors looking to acquire the POP! Deluxe Rey with Speeder without having to win a lottery or stand in line at Star Wars Celebration can rest easy. It looks like it will be a shared exclusive released through Walmart leaving only the Exclusive POP! Garindan retail partner to be revealed.
Thanks to @MayTheFunkoBWY for the heads up.
LEGO has officially announced one of their exclusive sets for Star Wars Celebration: the Detention Block Escape. For details on how to purchase this set, visit StarWarsCelebration.com
Gentle Giant has revealed their final Star Wars Premier Guild Member Gift for 2017 – the Lobot Mini Bust.
Gentle Giant Ltd. is proud to bring you the Lobot Mini Bust! Digitally sculpted by our master artisans, using actual archival footage and designs, each 1:6th scale Lobot Mini Bust is rendered using the highest quality polystone, and hand painted. Each piece comes individually numbered and is paired with a matching certificate of authenticity.
Visit Gentle Giant’s blog for the full details. And watch for their announcement next week for exclusives for Star Wars Celebration!
Fans to Record Their Memories of ‘Star Wars’ Collecting on Film’s 40th Anniversary.
You cannot freeze your fandom in carbonite, but you can preserve your Star Wars memories on video at this year’s Star Wars Celebration at Orlando’s Orange County Convention Center.
The Disney Parks Blog has updated today announcing the return of the Force for Change campaign, and with it, new products promoting The Last Jedi.
20% off the retail sale from each product will be donated to the U.S. Fund for UNICEF in support of UNICEF Kid Power. These items will debut at Star Wars Celebration.
Pre-registration for Star Wars: Puzzle Droids™ begins today on Google Play™! Star Wars: Puzzle Droids is a brand new match-3 adventure that invites players to tap into the holographic memory bank of BB-8 for an epic Star Wars™ adventure. The game features familiar scenes and previously untold stories alongside engaging puzzle gameplay, as told from a unique perspective.
Players can travel through the galaxy to complete missions and collect rewards while creating masterful combos, unleashing epic power-ups and defeating devious enemies.
Fans are invited to experience Star Wars: Puzzle Droids at Star Wars Celebration on April 13-16 in Orlando.
Click here to pre-register now.
In a fluster about the exclusivity of the recently announced POP! figures heading to Star Wars Celebration? Fear not as most of these will be available at various retailers on or around April 13. Click through for a breakdown of where they can be found.