We’re only a couple of days away from Star Wars The Force Awakens hitting theaters–but more importantly for LEGO collectors, we’re just a couple of weeks away from the January 1st 2016 street date for the LEGO Star Wars 2016 sets! I’ve already been talking about most of the 2016 sets over on my LEGO blog, but with Episode VII hitting this week, it only seems right to take some time to talk about the LEGO Star Wars Force Awakens Micro-Fighters!Continue Reading →
Ever since the 6″ scale R2-D2 was released as part of the inaugural wave of Star Wars Black Series 6″ figures in 2013, collectors have been wondering when R2’s fussy protocol droid companion would be joining him. Well, after several false-starts and even a cancellation from the case listings for 2015, we finally have official word from Hasbro on C-3PO: the Hasbro Black Series 6″ C-3PO will be released in Fall 2016! And oh yeah, this will apparently be a Force Awakens C-3PO with red arm…Continue Reading →
When it comes to holy grails in the Funko Star Wars POP Vinyls figure collecting universe, the original flocked Chewbacca POP is among the most holy of all. Sadly, not everyone can own one of the 480 of these Chewbaccas in existence. But wait–there may be another! Based off of a tease sent out by Funko itself, the January 2015 Smuggler’s Bounty Box is now very likely to contain a new exclusive Chewbacca Funko POP Vinyl figure…Continue Reading →
Alright, now this is just getting silly. Collecting is the great love of my life, which I’m thinking about pretty much every waking moment. But at this point, even I’m having trouble keeping straight all the different First Order Stormtroopers Hot Toys is producing!
And now, we can add another–and the most limited yet–to the list: the Hot Toys Jakku First Order Stormtrooper is now up for order!Continue Reading →
Well here’s an announcement that is likely to split between exciting and infuriating Star Wars collectors: Sideshow Collectibles is going back into production for their previously sought-after sixth scale Imperial Probe Droid!
Good news for those who missed it the first time, but terrible news for those who paid double on the aftermarket–the Sideshow Probe Droid is now back up for order!Continue Reading →