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Pedro Pascal to Lead “The Mandolorian”

Variety has reported that Pedro Pascal is set to play the lead role in “The Mandalorian.” For those who are not aware, “The Mandalorian” is one of the upcoming series that will be streamed exclusively on the Disney+ platform, which is based on the Star Wars brand.  Currently his character is under wraps so no other details about this role is confirmed at this time. As reported earlier, the first episode of the series will be directed by Star Wars veteran, Dave Filoni. Other episode directors include  Deborah Chow, Rick Famuyiwa, Bryce Dallas Howar, and Taika Waititi. The series will be executedRead More


Cassian Andor Live-Action Series Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with the announcement that Cassian Andor will be receiving a live-action series on the upcoming Disney streaming service. For those who are not aware, Cassian Andor was one of the key players in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. The character was portrayed by Diego Luna, who will be reprising his role for the series. The series will focus on the adventures of the character before the events of the film. Diego Luna had to this say about his return to the Star Wars universe. “Going back to the Star Wars universe is very special for me,” saidRead More


Lucca C&G 2018: Star Wars Hasbro Reveals

Hasbro has recently released official images of their Star Wars reveals at Lucca Comics & Games 2018, which is currently being held in Italy. The Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch Mace Windu is set to release in Spring 2019, whereas the Star Wars the Vintage Collection Poe Dameron Pilot figure is set to release in Fall 2019. The reveals include: Star Wars the Vintage Collection Poe Dameron Pilot (Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens) Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch Mace Windu (Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith) That’s it for the Hasbro Star Wars reveals at LuccaRead More


2018 MCM London Comic Con: Star Wars Products Revealed

Hasbro recently released official images for their Star Wars reveals at 2018 MCM London Comic Con. The new reveals include: Star Wars the Vintage Collection R2-D2 – Summer 2019 Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch Battle Droid – Spring 2019 That’s it for the Hasbro Star Wars reveals at the 2018 MCM London Comic Con. For those who haven’t seen the previous reveals at 2018 Paris Con can check out the previous article here. Personally I am quite happy to see that more prequel figures are being announced for the Star Wars theRead More


2018 Paris Comic-Con: Star Wars Products Revealed

Hasbro recently revealed official images for the Star Wars figures they revealed at 2018 Paris Comic-Con. Similar to the previous international conventions, Hasbro revealed only two new figures including a new figure that will be released in the Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch toyline and one figure that will be released in the Star Wars the Vintage Collection toyline. Both figures are set for a Spring 2019 release. The revealed figures include: Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch Padme Amidala (Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones) Star Wars the Vintage Collection Chewbacca (Star Wars Episode VI: ARead More


Official Images: Star Wars Black Series Archive Collection

The official Star Wars website has updated with a reveal of some official images for the Star Wars Black Series Archive Collection. For those who are not aware, it has been five years since the launch of the Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch toyline. The figures that will be released in the Star Wars Black Series Archive Collection will maintain the sculpt of the previous releases, however they will feature updated paint schemes including new details brought forth by the new Photo Real Technology. The first wave of figures will include Boba Fett, Bossk, X-Wing Pilot Luke, andRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Count Dooku

Premium Bandai has updated with an official pre-order page for S.H.Figuarts Count Dooku. For those who are not aware, the figure is based on Count Dooku/ Darth Tyranus portrayed by the late Christopher Lee in Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones and Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith.  The figure will include: Exchangeable Wrists (Left X2, Right X2) Alternate Wrists (Lighting Effect) X2 Lightsaber X2 (Lit and Unlit) Alternate Head Pre-orders for the figure will open on October 12 at 4 P.M. JST and the item will be released in April 2019 priced at 6,696 Yen. Those who are interested should contactRead More


NYCC 2018: Hasbro Star Wars Reveals Part 3

Hasbro recently held their Star Wars panel at New York Comic Con 2018, where they revealed even more reveals for the both the Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch and Star Wars: the Vintage Collection.  The New Reveals Include: Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch Luke Skywalker Stormtooper (Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope) [Target Exclusive] – Spring 2019 Rocket Trooper (Star Wars Rebels) [Gamestop Exclusive] – Spring 2019 Doctor Aphra (Star Wars Marvel Comics) – Summer 2019 000 (Star Wars Marvel Comics) – Summer 2019 BT-1  (Star Wars Marvel Comics) – SummerRead More


NYCC 2018: More Star Wars Vintage Collection Figures Revealed

While the majority of the new Star Wars products by Hasbro was revealed yesterday, earlier today they unveiled some new surprises. Today Hasbro revealed two new exclusive Star Wars: The Vintage Collection figures at New York Comic Con 2018.  The first figure they unveiled was the Star Wars: The Vintage Collection Han Solo (Stormtrooper Disguise) figure, which will be released at Target in Spring 2019. The figure will feature a face printed deco and a more accurate Stormtrooper helmet design. The second figure is the Star Wars: The Vintage Collection 41st Elite Corps figure, which will also be released in Spring 2019 at various online retailers such as BBTS and Entertainment Earth. Read More


Jon Favreau’s “The Mandalorian” Details Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with some details for Jon Favreau’s “The Mandalorian” live-action series. For those who are not aware, The Mandalorian is a live-action Star Wars series that will streamed exclusively on the upcoming Disney streaming service.  First, a new visual was revealed, which features a look at unnamed Mandalorian warrior.   Next, some new staff members were revealed for the project. The new staff members include; Dave Filioni, who will be directing the first episode of the series, Deborah Chow, Rick Famuyiwa, Bryce Dallas Howard, and Taika Waititi. Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, Kathleen Kennedy, and Colin Wilson will serveRead More


NYCC: Hasbro Star Wars Products Revealed

Hasbro has recently released official press images for the new Star Wars reveals. These include the brand new 3.75 inch toyline based on the upcoming Star Wars animated series titled, “Star Wars Resistance,” the Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch, the Star Wars: The Vintage Collection, and more. The new 3.75 inch Star Wars Resistance toyline is expected to be released in stores in Spring 2019. The reveals include: Star Wars Micro Force Advent Calendar (HASBRO/Approx. Retail Price: $29.99/Available: October 2018) Star Wars: The Black Series 6-inch Obi-Wan Kenobi (Clone Trooper Armor) Figure (HASBRO/Approx. Retail Price: $19.99/Available exclusively at Walgreens: Fall 2019) StarRead More


Jon Favreau’s Live-Action Star Wars Series Details Revealed

The Hollywood Reporter has reported about some details about Jon Favreau’s upcoming live-action series based on the Star Wars franchise that will be released exclusively on Disney’s streaming service. The series will be called “The Mandalorian,” which will be interesting to see since the “Mandalorians” haven’t been explored much within the films. Jon Favreau provided some thoughts about his upcoming series. “After the stories of Jango and Boba Fett, another warrior emerges in the Star Wars universe. The Mandalorian is set after the fall of the Empire and before the emergence of the First Order. We follow the travails ofRead More


Lego Darth Vader’s Castle Revealed

Earlier today, a lego set based on Darth Vader’s Castle was revealed on the Star Wars Show. For those who are not aware, this Lego set is based on Darth Vader’s personal fortress that was originally created by Ralph McQuarrie. His design was later was used as an inspiration for Darth Vader’s castle on Mustafar featured in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  75251 Darth Vader’s Castle will retail for $129.99 and will be released exclusively on Amazon.com this holiday season. The set will consist of over 1000 bricks and will include various minifigures. The set will feature variousRead More


Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Obi-Wan Kenobi (Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith)

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official website with official images for S.H.Figuarts Obi-Wan Kenobi (Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith). As the name suggests the figure is based on Obi-Wan Kenobi in Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith.  The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (Left X4, Right X4) Alternate face parts Lightsabers x2 (Lit and Unlit) The figure will be a retail release in February 2019 priced at 6,254 Yen. Pre-orders for the figure will open on October 1 so those who are interested should check their preferred Japanese online retailer to secureRead More


Hasbro UK Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series Convention Exclusive Revealed

Yahoo Movies UK has recently revealed one of the exclusive items that will be released by Hasbro in both the United Kingdom and throughout Europe. Hasbro will be releasing a special two pack that includes Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series figures of Han Solo and Leia Organa based on their outfits on the planet Hoth. This set will mark the first convention exclusive release in both the UK and Europe based on the Star Wars brand by Hasbro. Hasbro provided an official description for the set. STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES HAN SOLO AND PRINCESS LEIA ORGANA Figures (HASBRO/Ages 4 yearsRead More