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.
If you are looking for the full breakdown of the contents for the March Smuggler’s Bounty box from Funko, head over to Vanessa Marshall’s (Hera Syndulla) social media channels (Twitter and Instagram) as she as posted an image showing it all.
Orders for the Star Wars Rebels Box closes on March 15.
UPDATE: Vanessa has deleted her social media posts regarding this item.
Yakface reader, and brother-in-law, AdamBomb sends in a store finds from the Pacific Northwest. Target (North Gate) has stocked with Wave 3 of the Rogue One/Star Wars Rebels assortment of basic 3.75″ figures. Thrawn’s gone, but the rest should still be there as of this post.
Lucasfilm and Disney have announced that Star Wars Rebels will be returning for a Season 4 this fall. There had been some questions regarding the status of the series as many of DisneyXD’s renewals have already been announced while Rebels had been absent.
Today we have an advanced look at the upcoming wave figures from Rogue One and Star Wars Rebels. This assortment includes 4 new figures: Admiral Raddus, Galen Erso, Lieutenant Sefla and Fenn Rau. Click on through for some carded and loose shots as well as some first impressions on the figures themselves.
Yesterday, Dave Filoni took to social media to praise Funko’s selection of Star Wars Rebels POP! figures. In the group shot, you can see the March Smuggler’s Bounty Exclusive Maul as well as another figure rumored to be pack alongside him – can you spot it?
Customizer Raylen has gone to great lengths to customize an AT-TE that would definitely give Hasbro a run for their money if they ever decided to update their Clone Wars version of this awesome vehicle.
Funko has updated their blog today announcing three exclusive POP! figures heading to Walmart in February. Click on through to check out The Grand Inquisitor, Seventh Sister and Fifth Brother from Star Wars Rebels!
Funko has revealed their theme for the next Smuggler’s Bounty Subscription Box due in March — Star Wars Rebels! Along with that theme reveal, they have also unveiled the exclusive POP! figure inside as Maul from Season 2.
A few days ago, Robot Kingdom posted a new case assortment of 3.75″ figures featuring a mix of Rogue One and Rebels characters that included Fenn Rau (Star Wars Rebels), Imperial Death Trooper Specialist (Rogue One), Admiral Raddus (Rogue One), Shoretrooper (Rogue One), Galen Erso (Rogue One) and Lieutenant Sefla (Rogue One). We have intel that this case is being cancelled.
Now, before the requests for Hasbro to be decimated from low orbit (like Scarif Citadel), we have heard that the figures themselves are not cancelled, so it just may be that the case assortment (figures included and number of each) is different than originally set. More as this develops….
On Episode 62 of The Chris Moyles Show on Radio X Podcast. Forest Whitaker himself refers to seeing 3 figures of his Saw Gerrera character, one from Rogue One (as part of the Jedha Revolt 4 pack), the Funko POP! figure and one from the animated series (Star Wars Rebels) which he misidentifies as The Clone Wars. Hear it for yourself at the 51:50 timestamp.
Since the figure was revealed back in July 2016, collectors have voiced their concern about the incorrect rank badge given to the Grand Admiral Thrawn figure from Star Wars Rebels. Initial shipments did feature the improper coloration, but now, our friends at From 4-LOM to Zuckuss report a running change which corrects the oversight. Alas, the card art still features the wrong color break.
Both versions are on eBay right now for those that need further confirmation.
Robot Kingdom has listed the next wave of 3.75″ Star Wars Universe figures featuring new figures from Rogue One. This wave consists of Fenn Rau (Star Wars Rebels), Imperial Death Trooper Specialist (Rogue One), Shoretrooper (Rogue One), Admiral Raddus (Rogue One), Galen Erso (Rogue One) and Lieutenant Sefla (Rogue One).
No word yet as to which outfit Galen Erso will be sculpted.