Walmart’s exclusive cardboard Kessel playset is finally starting to show up at brick and mortar stores. Thanks to reader vikingrobot for the report!
Hasbro has released new loose and carded images for wave 6 of the Vintage Collection. This wave includes Chewbacca (ANH), Lando Calrissian (Solo), Imperial Stormtrooper (Rogue One), Captain Phasma (TFA), Elite Praetorian Guard (TLJ). Click on through to check them out.
Chances are you might not have seen this set at retail, but if you’re interested, right now it’s marked down for the low price of $12.58 via Amazon Prime.
We’ve read and received several reports that the long-delayed Walmart Exclusive 3.75” TVC Mimban Stormtrooper has finally started to hit stores. The image above was from a store in Atlanta, GA. via darthdj666.
Update: if you’re looking to use Brickseek as a method of tracking these down, be sure to use the regular assortment code for the Vintage Collection (239252624) as the Mimban Stormtrooper quantities are tied to that number rather than its unique product SKU.
Black Series Collector Max Frey shares with us his in-hand images of the upcoming 6” Han Solo (Mimban) figure which he was able to score off Amazon. Click on through to check them out.
Entertainment Earth has also listed preorders for 6″ Black Series Wave 20. ETA April 2019.
DorksideToys is now taking preorders for the 6″ Black Series Wave 20. It includes Mace Windu, Padmé Amidala, Battle Droid, Dryden Vos, Han Solo (Mudtrooper), and Vice Admiral Holdo.
You can order by the case, as a set, or as individual figures.
Solo: A Star Wars Story managed to snag an Oscar nomination in the Visual Effects category for this year’s Academy Awards. It will have stiff competition against films like Avengers: Infinity War and Ready Player One both of which had visual effects supplied by ILM.
Finally, Walmart has corrected their inflated pricing for their exclusive TVC Mimban Stormtrooper to $12.99. Now if they could just restock them.
Update: Using the Walmart.com chat feature, I was able to confirm that when the product is in stock, price adjustments can be made to your orders for the lower price point until April 9, 2019.