Now that the Cantina box has reached our grubby little hands, it’s time to start looking ahead to the next time we’ll have an exclusive Funko Star Wars subscription box in our hands: the May 2016 Smuggler’s Bounty Bounty Hunters box! With bounty hunters being among the most beloved characters in Star Wars fandoms, this box has loads of potential! What do we think will be in it…? Read on…Continue Reading →
The Funko Star Wars Smuggler’s Bounty Cantina box has some huge space boots to fill, coming out after the immensely awesome First Order and Resistance boxes. But what better way to kick off the first Original Trilogy Smuggler’s Bounty box than theming it for one of the most iconic scenes in movie history: the Mos Eisley Cantina! Did the box meet my expectations? Read on for the spoilers, unboxing photos and review…Continue Reading →
The (lack of) presence of the Hasbro Star Wars Black Series 6″ line was probably my single biggest disappointment at New York Toy Fair 2016 last month. Luckily, Hasbro didn’t strike out in all of their Star Wars lines. In fact, their showing for the Toy Fair 2016 Rebels 4″ figures line was actually pretty excellent, and included new figures such as Rebels Darth Maul (!!!), the Seventh Sister, a helmet-less Sabine Wren figure and more!Continue Reading →
Ordinarily we have to wait until our Funko Subscription Boxes arrive in the mail to discover what’s in each Mystery Box, but they must have been feeling generous this month, because they’ve let the cat (or the Jedi, so to speak!) out of the bag early for the March Smuggler’s Bounty! It’s been heavily-hyped that this box would contain two all-new molded Star Wars POP Vinyls, and now we know what one of them is: the Funko Smuggler’s Bounty Cantina Box Ben Kenobi POP Vinyl has now been revealed!Continue Reading →
Over on my LEGO blog, Brick Toy News, I’ve been talking extensively about all of the Summer 2016 LEGO Star Wars sets ever since New York Toy Fair 2016 last month. But I’ve still got one movie-based set that I haven’t talked about yet, and I figured I should spread the love around by posting my hi-res photos preview of the LEGO Resistance X-Wing Fighter 75149 set from The Force Awakens right here on Star Wars Toy News!Continue Reading →
When you take into consideration the dozens of new 6″ Marvel Legends figures Hasbro showed off at New York Toy Fair 2016 last month, the quantity of new Star Wars Black Series 6″ figures at the event is really disappointing.
But while there were only a few new 6″ Star Wars figures displayed, the ones that were there were mighty fine: Sabine Wren, ANH Princess Leia Organa, Episode VII C-3PO and more!Continue Reading →