Category Archives: Collecting News

Jabba’s Palace Playset – In Hand Thoughts

Packages containing Wal-Mart’s highly anticipated Jabba’s Palace playset have been showing up on doorsteps the past few days.

For those that have received your order, what say you?  Are you pleased, or do you feel Hasbro missed the mark?   Are you eager for more offerings in this format?  Share your thoughts here or in the forums!

Update: Galaxy’s Edge Black Series Sets Now In App (NFS)

Last night, Dan from StarWarsCollector.com noticed that the Shop Disney Parks app has updated with a slew of new merchandise for the pending launch of Galaxy’s Edge at Disneyland. Among the new products are the 3 recently revealed exclusive 6″ Black Series sets (Droids, First Order, Smugglers) They are currently unavailable for purchase via the app but hopefully this is an indication that they will be available at the attraction when it opens at the end of the month.

Update: on a related note, the Shop Disney Parks app is being discontinued on May 31, 2019 to consolidate its store with the ShopDisney app.

EE Tatooine Skiff Orders Are Safe

For those concerned about your Skiff preorders from Entertainment Earth,  Adam Pawlus has confirmed that they are still safe, but warns that is subject to change (like most preorders).

Amazon Cancelling Some Tatooine Skiff Orders?

Amazon is sending out cancellation notification to some of those who purchased through them. It reads as follows:

Due to a lack of availability, we will not be able to obtain the following item(s) from your order:

“Star Wars The Vintage Collection – Episode VI Return of The Jedi – Jabba’s Tatooine Skiff Collectible Vehicle”

We’ve canceled the item(s) and apologize for the inconvenience. We must also apologize for the length of time it has taken us to reach this conclusion.

If you are still interested in purchasing this item, it may be available from other sellers.

Thanks to sheevpalpatine for the alert.

Rumor Report: 6″ Black Series Luke Skywalker (Crait)

Looks like the wait for Crait Luke is finally over – at least until next year – as last night I found info for the unannounced, but eagerly anticipated, Luke Skywalker (Crait) for the 6″ Black Series line. He appears to be part of the same wave along with Jar Jar Binks, Count Dooku, and Commander Bly which we exclusively revealed last week, but that may change since we’re so far out from release.

Rumor Report: More Prequel 6″ Black Series Figures

Collectors have been clamoring for more and more 6″ Black Series Prequel figures and Hasbro has satisfied those pleas most recently with the release of Mace Windu, Padme Amidala, Battle Droid and the pending mainline version of Obi-Wan Kenobi (Padawan). Even with those stellar figures in collectors’ hands, they want more. I’ve discovered new info that will add 3 more characters – one from each film in the Prequel Trilogy.

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