Star Wars announces September 1, 1017 as Force Friday II

Attention, Star Wars fans: It’s time to make some room on your desk, toy shelf, bookshelf, and in your closet.

Disney and Lucasfilm announced Star Wars Force Friday II, a global fan event celebrating the launch of Star Wars: The Last Jedi products. Toys, collectibles, books, apparel, and more will go on sale beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, September 1, 2017, with stores around the world opening for a weekend-long celebration of all things Star Wars. In addition, packaging for the new line, featuring striking images of a lightsaber-wielding Rey, Poe Dameron, and Finn, was also revealed today and can be seen above. Continue reading

Han Solo and Chewbacca Sixth Scale Figure Set by Hot Toys

star-wars-the-force-awakens-han-and-chewbacca-sixth-scale-set-hot-toys-902761-05“Chewie, we’re home.”– Han Solo
Hot Toys Han Solo and Chewbacca Sixth Scale Figure Set
The latest entry to the Star Wars saga, Star Wars: The Force Awakens, has broken numerous box-office records around the world! The return of the original cast have been one of the biggest highlights of the epic blockbuster and Sideshow and Hot Toys are very excited to introduce a special collectible set featuring the new sixth scale collectible figures of Han Solo and Chewbacca from Star Wars: The Force Awakens!

The highly-accurate Han Solo collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of Harrison Ford as Han Solo in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and features a newly developed head sculpt and hands, a specially tailored outfit and winter gear, all-new blaster pistol, and a specially designed figure stand.

The highly-accurate Chewbacca collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of the Wookiee warrior in Star Wars: The Force Awakens and features a new face sculpt with articulated jaw, newly developed multiple layers of fabric hair with various shades of brown throughout the whole body capturing Chewbacca’s unique appearance, all-new bowcaster and bandolier bag, and a specially designed figure stand. Continue reading

Hasbro and Marvel Are Now Making Beautifully Detailed But Affordable Role Play Accessories

Hasbro and Marvel Are Now Making Beautifully Detailed But Affordable Role Play Accessories
If you’re a stickler for details and accuracy, don’t assume that making your own cosplay props and costumes is cheaper than buying a replica. Often it can cost thousands of dollars to get it right, so Hasbro and Marvel are teaming up on a line of detailed role play accessories that will make accurate cosplay slightly more affordable. Continue reading

Supersize Your Superheroes With Hasbro’s New 12-Inch Marvel Legends Figures

Supersize Your Superheroes With Hasbro's New 12-Inch Marvel Legends Figures

There have been hundreds of Marvel characters introduced in the comics over the years, and it seems like almost every last one has showed up in Hasbro’s Marvel Legends figure line. But you can only squeeze so much detail into a three or six-inch figure, which is why Hasbro is now supersizing its Marvel Legends line to 12-inches.

Available later this year in the fall, we’re going to assume the new Marvel Legends 12-inch line is Hasbro’s attempt to compete with toymakers like Hot Toys who’ve been creating incredibly detailed foot-tall figures for years now. Continue reading

The New GHOSTBUSTERS Have Their Own LEGO Set Now

The New GHOSTBUSTERS Have Their Own LEGO Set Now
Ohhh yes. There’s a brand new Ecto-1 and Busters set coming out in conjunction with Paul Feig‘s highly anticipated new film. As revealed by Yahoo, the set features all four of the new Ghostbusters— Erin Gilbert (Kristen Wiig), Jillian Holtzmann (Kate McKinnon), Abby Yates (Melissa McCarthy), and Patty Tolan (Leslie Jones)—in their tricked up ghostbusting vehicle, as well as their secretary Kevin, played by Chris Hemsworth in the film, riding along on his motorbike—the Ecto-2. That’s not all… Continue reading

Coming to Your Galaxy This Spring: New Action Figures from Hasbro

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it’s time to celebrate this incredible franchise. Start the party with Hasbro’s brand-new Star Wars Digital Collection 3 3/4-Inch Action Figures Case!

The case spans all six movies, with each movie getting its own set. There are 4 individually wrapped 3 3/4-inch figures in each box including:
» 1x SW 3.75 Inch EpI Phantom Menace
» 1x SW 3.75 Inch EpII Attack of the Clones
» 1x SW 3.75 Inch EpIII Revenge of the Sith
» 1x SW 3.75 Inch EPIV A New Hope
» 1x SW 3.75 Inch EpV Empire Strikes Back
» 1x SW 3.75 Inch EpVI Return of the Jedi

If you love these films, you’ll love the figures of Padme, Darth Maul, Mace Windu, Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Emperor Palpatine, Yoda, Han Solo, Chewbacca, C-3PO, Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader, Stormtroopers, Boba Fett, Wicket, and more! Princess Leia is noticeably missing. Continue reading

Disney Might Be Retiring Slave Leia Merchandise

Your Star Wars Slave Leia action figures and collectibles might go up in value soon as there’s a rumor going around that Lucasfilm and Disney will do away with Slave Leia merchandise.

The rumor comes from Making Star Wars, who has offered a ton of information regarding Star Wars: The Force Awakens, a lot of which has been spot-on accurate. They received the following comments by Star Wars comic artist J Scott Campbell, which seemingly confirms what they’ve heard: Continue reading

Stan Lee Sixth Scale Figure by Hot Toys

stan-lee-sixth-scale-hot-toys-902580-03He is the creator of numerous superheroes. He has brought joy and excitement to comic book readers all around the world. In various superhero movies over the years, his cameos have lightened up the scenes and sometimes surprises movie-goers. Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys are thrilled to officially present the sixth scale collectible figure of this living legend – Stan Lee!

The highly-accurate collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of Stan Lee. It features a newly developed head sculpt, meticulously sculpted hands and arms, finely tailored outfit, a director’s chair, detailed accessories, and figure stand.

True believers, your superhero collection will not be complete without this legend. ‘Nuff said. Continue reading

First Order TIE Fighter Pilot Sixth Scale Figure by Hot Toys

star-wars-first-order-tie-pilot-sixth-scale-hot-toys-902555-10The First Order has enlisted a wide range of troops to carry out its will across the galaxy in the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Following the reveal of the First Order Snowtrooper, Sideshow Collectibles and Hot Toys are continuing to expand the First Order army and are delighted to officially present the newly designed First Order TIE Pilot sixth scale collectible figure from the highly anticipated movie!

The skilled pilots of the First Order launch into combat aboard advanced fighter crafts to hunt down enemy vessels and protect space around First Order installations and warships.

The highly-accurate collectible figure is specially crafted based on the image of First Order TIE Pilot in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It features a newly designed glossy black TIE Pilot helmet and armor with life support system, meticulously tailored flight suit, detailed blaster pistol, and a hexagonal figure stand with the First Order’s emblem!

Recruit the new First Order TIE Pilot for your growing army today! Continue reading

Star Wars Force Friday!

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IMG_1689Are you one of those collectors that waits in line to get your hands on new merchandise?  Probably from a movie that is coming out? Oh… lets say for example Star Wars: The Force Awakens?  Well I am, and there is an event this year called Force Friday! It starts at major store locations at 12:01 AM on Friday September 4th. I got to Toys R’ Us about 20 minutes early, Continue reading