Star Wars Episode VI : A New Hope
Bandai Tamashii has updated their official Star Wars brand website with official images for S.H.Figuarts Leia Organa (A New Hope). As the name suggests, the figure is based on Leia Organa’s outfit in Star Wars Episode VI: A New Hope, however technically it can also be classified under Rogue One: A Star Wars Story as well. Looking at the photos, the figure looks to apparently include two different head variants, a hood piece that may work similarly to one included with S.H.Figuarts Obi Wan Kenobi (A New Hope), various alternate hands, and two different blasters. The figure will be aRead More
Yahoo Movies has recently revealed an exclusive first look at another upcoming Deluxe Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series set. The latest reveal is Luke Skywalker’s Landspeeder. The set will include: Luke Skywalker Macrobinoculars Lightsaber hilt Slugthrower rifle Hat and goggles The set will be released this Fall alongside Rey’s Speeder priced at $59.99.
The official Disney Parks blog has updated with some new Disney Park merchandise reveals. The first reveals include some new Droid Factory releases. For those who unaware the Droid Factory figures are build-able versions of droids that are exclusive to Disney Parks. Customers are able to take various parts and make customs droids which they can purchase. The first revealed set includes several droids that were featured on Star Wars: The Clone Wars. The set includes: R5-013 R2-C2 R5-S9 R5-P8 The next revealed releases include: C1-10P “Chopper” (Star Wars Rebels) R2-D2 and C-3PO (Star WarsRead More
Over the weekend, New York Toy Fair 2017 continued with some new toy reveals for the 40th Anniversary for the Star Wars franchise. Entertainment Weekly posted official images from Hasbro that feature the new toys. The new reveals include: 40th Anniversary Legacy Pack Features a special backdrop based on Kenner’s Early Bird Certificate and also includes the new Vintage Card style Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch Darth Vader. The set will retail for $39.99. 40th Anniversary 6 Inch Black Series Figures Features the characters that were released in the original twelve releases by Kenner. Each figure will feature Kenner inspired cardRead More
Bandai Tamashii has recently updated their sub page for their S.H.Figuarts Star Wars figures with new reveals that include C-3PO (A New Hope) and R2-D2 (A New Hope). S.H.Figuarts C-3PO Release Month: July 2017 Price: 6,480 yen S.H.Figuarts R2-D2 Release Month:July 2017 Price: 4,536 yen
Thanks to a new Hasbro official Spanish toy catalog, fans of Star Wars should be expecting some great new figures coming soon from Hasbro for the 40th Anniversary of the franchise. The first of Hasbro’s offerings for the 40th Anniversary include: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Blu-Ray/DVD Launch Figure Pack Includes three figures. States they are from a “crucial scene” from Rogue One. It will include an exclusive character and special edition packaging. Black Series Diecast Figures A collection of characters from the classic and modern Star Wars films. The figures will be 9CMRead More
Amiami has recently posted photos of the S.H.Figuarts reveals at Tokyo Comic Con 2016. The new reveals include: Star Wars Padme Amidala (Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones) Han Solo (Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens) FN-2187 (Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens) Ben Kenobi (Star Wars Episode VI: A New Hope) Deathtrooper (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story) DC Comics Deadshot (Suicide Squad) Marvel Doctor Strange MCU Iron Man Mark I Iron Man Mark II Iron Man Mark IV Iron Man Mark V Iron Man Mark VII
Variety has recently reported that Turner has recently acquired the exclusive TV rights for all 10 Star Wars films (including the currently unreleased films) and a separate deal with 20th Century Fox for the original 1977 Star Wars film. Under this deal the first six films will start airing on TNT on Sept. 20. The films will later be in a marathon on September 24-25. Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens will premiere on Turner in early 2018 and it will be followed up by Rogue One: A Star Wars Story will premiere in 2019. Check out the rest of the report at the link below.
Bandai Tamashii has recently updated their official sub site for their Star Wars S.H.Figuarts line. Although the company has been relatively quiet in releases they have some new cool surprises in store in the next couple of months. This December, they will be releasing several new figures based on characters from the upcoming Rogue One : A Star Wars Story film. The December lineup will go as follows: Death Trooper (Rogue One) Stormtrooper (Rogue One) K-2S0 Next January will continue with some more Rogue One : A Star Wars Story releases. Shoretrooper (Rogue One) Hover Tank Driver (Rogue One) Finally, two newRead More
Entertainment Weekly has revealed the two Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series that will be released as convention exclusives later this month. First, it has been revealed that 6 inch Kylo Ren (Unmasked version) will be released as a Star Wars Celebration Europe exclusive. It be available at the Forbidden Planet toy booth for $34.99. Kylo Ren (Unmasked Version) will include the following accessories. Special First Order Base Lightsaber Kylo Ren’s Helmet Darth Vader’s Melted Helmet The event will be held in London on July 15-17. Next, the San Diego Comic Con 2016 figure was revealed. Hasbro will be releasing 6Read More