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SWAN Episode #493: Star Wars Celebration 2017 Prep – Panels, Patches, Exclusives!

Star Wars Celebration is one week away and each day closer brings more announcements. Join Marjorie and Arnie on this podcast to run down the news. Exclusives from mainstays LEGO, Funko, Gentle Giant, Hallmark, ThinkGeek and Hasbro, plus oddballs like Nissan and WonderWorld Comics are discussed.

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Gentle Giant Announces Final PG Exclusive Gift – Lobot Mini Bust

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!

Share Your re-Collections at 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.

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New Force For Change Products Coming Soon to Disney Parks

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™ Starts Today

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.

Funko Star Wars Celebration Exclusives Wave 2

Funko has just revealed wave 2 of their planned exclusives for Star Wars Celebration,

POP! Hoth Princess Leia
POP! Jedi Luke Skywalker (Hooded)
POP! Grand Admiral Thrawn
POP! 442nd Siege Battalion Clone Trooper
Galactic Plushies Jabba and Salacious Crumb 2 pack
Mini Hikari Greedo Two Packs (2 Greedos in each sets, 4 colorways total)

Update: Images added

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Rumor Report: Celebration/TRU Exclusive POP! Grand Admiral Thrawn

It looks like Grand Admiral Thrawn from Star Wars Rebels will soon be getting the POP! treatment from Funko as a leak from Toys”R”Us has a listing for the blue-skinned Chiss. This figure is also rumored to be shared exclusive with Star Wars Celebration. Look for a possible official announcement later today.

Thanks to MTFBWY’s Facebook group for the alert.

Diorama Workshop Live Twitter Tonight

Frank D’iorio is giving you sneak peek of the massive project planned for this year’s Star Wars Celebration tonight via Twitter.

Just a quick update for you to tune into TWITTER – THIS Wednesday night – MARCH 22 at 9 PM Eastern time. Find me @dioramaworkshop. I will be talking about EVERYTHING that you guys will experience at our booth next month, including showing you a PEEK at the COMPLETED Tile prototypes that you can choose to build. Make sure to tune in and I will answer as many questions as I can if I understand how that technology works LOL. See you Wednesday !!!!

UPDATE: Funko Star Wars Celebration Exclusives (Wave 1)

Funko has revealed their first wave of exclusives for Star Wars Celebration.

POP! Deluxe Rey with Jakku Speeder
POP! Han Solo (A New Hope – Death Star Escape)
POP! Garindan
POP! Holographic Qui-Gon Jinn
POP! Chopper (Imperial Disguise)
Funko Wobblers Prototype Boba Fett

Look for an update with full image gallery soon.

UPDATE: Gallery added

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