Update: Target has confirmed that they will be releasing this figure in-stores on August 2.
Hasbro has issued a press release with additional images of the upcoming SDCC Exclusive 6″ Black Series Sith Trooper. Click on through for the info.
The official site has officially revealed the first merchandise from Star Wars The Rise of Skywalker which heavily features the new Sith Trooper! This 6″ Black Series figure will be available at SDCC for $32 and via HasbroPulse.com – check out the full reveals from Hasbro, Funko, Hot Toys and more at StarWars.com.
UPDATE: This announcement confirms our long-standing rumor reports and speculation of the Black Series and Vintage Collection “Bruges Red” trooper being this figure. There will also be a rocket trooper version this figure (with a different helmet) plus an exclusive 6″ Black Series metallic version all yet to be officially revealed.
Now’s your chance to ask the Hasbro team your burning questions regarding your favorite Star Wars lines as Hasbro has posted via Instagram an invite for select Hasbro Pulse Premium Members. Premium members should check your email tomorrow for a chance to reserve a ticket to the Member-Only Party* in San Diego!
*Must be 21+ to attend
Sponsor Entertainment Earth has posted news of 4 new GeekiTikis mugs set to debut at San Diego Comic-Con. As a special bonus, Billy Dee Williams will be onsite to offer free signatures for ticket holders. For the full details on the signing, head over to the Entertainment Earth Blog and to preorder the Bossk, Admiral Ackbar and Lando/Nien Nunb set visit their store.
Super7 has revealed a new SDCC exclusive with a hint of vintage Star Wars flavor. The Metropolis “Robot Maria” ReAction figure features a vac-metal finish, a POTF inspired card back and includes a collectible coin. Available at booth #2543 for $15
While Hasbro’s official SDCC panel starts at 2pm on Friday, July 19. Be sure to be around the day before on Thursday, July 18 as word is that a new product (or products) will be announced/confirmed. No word yet if it’s from the Vintage Collection or Black Series or from what media source (movie, TV, comics) it/they may be based.
SDCC has opened their online portal for registering for the lottery in order to purchase exclusives from Hasbro, Funko, LEGO, etc. Full details can be found at SDCCblog.com. If you are selected, you will be notified by email.
The official site has posted a rundown of exclusives available next month at SDCC. Items range from Hasbro, Funko and Mattel, to Fifth Sun, Regal Robot and more!
Stay tuned for more announcements and reveals as we get closer to San Diego Comic-Con.