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February 2008


LEGO Indy Set Exclusive for Brickmaster Subscribers


Planning on collecting the Indiana Jones LEGO line? Then be sure to get yourself a subscription to LEGO's BrickMaster magazine, which will have an exclusive Jungle Cruiser set from Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull! The set will debut on March 3rd, so head on over and subscribe today!

Friday, February 29, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

New Sideshow QTVR Feature Posted


Sideshow Collectibles has updated the product page for the 12" Clone Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi figure with a new 360 QTVR turnaround feature. The QTVR feature offers a 360 degree view of the figure, so go check it out!

Friday, February 29, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

Sideshow Edition Size Update


Sideshow Collectibles has announced the final worldwide edition sizes for two of their Star Wars products. The Duel of the Fates diorama has been set at 1250 pieces worldwide, while the Palpatine life-size bust edition size has been set at 750 pieces worldwide.

Friday, February 29, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

The 100th Issue of Star Wars Insider


Star Wars Insider #100 has been arriving in subscriber mailboxes across the country this past week. If you aren't a subscriber, you can head on over to the Official Site for a summary of what you'll find inside this issue, which hits newsstands on March 11th.

Friday, February 29, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

GG Premiere Guild Gets Shot at Holo Maul Mini-Bust


The Holographic Darth Maul mini bust exclusive to Star Wars: The Exhibition in Brussels is being made available to Premier Guild Members. It is being sold on a first come, first served basis starting today! Guild members will have a one week lead to order it for $55 before it becomes available to all Collector's Club members. Head to GentleGiantLtd.com to order.

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | Jesse Wall

This will be a day long remembered...


In case you missed it , Willrow "Ice Cream Maker Guy" Hood will be coming as a basic figure in 2009. Yes, you read that right, Willrow will be included in a wave of Empire Strikes Back figures (let's also hope for a juicy new Bespin Han!). Stay tuned to JediDefender for more news as it comes on one of the most significant figures of the modern era. Thanks also to all who have supported myself and the petition to get Willrow made. Indeed, this will be a day long remembered!

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | Scott Pearson

Questions for Hasbro? - Session 47


On February 8th, we sent another batch of questions to Hasbro for their Star Wars Question and Answer feature. Today, after a bit of a delay due to Toy Fair, we've got the answers to those three questions!

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

New Sideshow Radio Podcast


The latest edition of Sideshow Radio offers up more Sideshow Star Wars product news! Head on over and download the latest podcast episode to hear the Sideshow Creative Designers discussing new Clone Trooper 12-inch figure bodies, armor and more!

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

An Annotated Look at Captain Rex


The Official Site has updated with more on Star Wars: The Clone Wars. A new annotated picture of a clone captain has been unveiled, giving us a look at some of the design features of Captain Rex and his fellow clone captains.

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

First Look: Street of Shadows


StarWars.com has posted a first look at the cover to Street of Shadows, the second book in the Coruscant Nights series from Del Rey Books. The book was writted by Michael Reaves and is scheduled for release this September.

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

An Excerpt from Star Wars: Revelation


The Official Site has posted an excerpt of Star Wars: Revelation, the latest book in the Legacy of the Force series from Del Rey Books. The book was written by Karen Traviss and is available in paperback at a bookstore near you!

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

Star Wars PocketModel Order 66 Sneak Peeks


Over the last week, Wizkids has posted three sneak previews of the upcoming Order 66 expansion of the popular Star Wars PocketModel Trading Card Game. Click on over to check out the stats for the 127th Wing ARC-170, 1st Group Geonosian Fighter, Wing 91 Droid Trifighter, and a pile of combat cards.

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

Star Wars on Spike TV


We reported back in October of 2005 that Spike TV had secured the rights to the Star Wars Saga on network television, and this seems to be coming to life now. Spike has been airing simple sound-effect commercials lately with an April 2008 date, so it seems that we'll have Star Wars on network TV soon!

Wednesday, February 27, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

Museum Replicas - Star Wars Clothing and Armor


It seems to have slipped under our radar, but last week Lucasfilm announced that Museum Replicas would be joining the Star Wars licensee family. Museum Replicas and their licensing division, Windlass Studios, will offer high-end replicas of full-sized and wearable Star Wars clothing and armor ensembles.

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

Shipping From Dark Horse This Week


Arriving at your local comic book shop this week is Star Wars: Legacy #20 from Dark Horse Comics. Can't wait to read it? Well then check out Dark Horse's website for a preview to tide you over!

Tuesday, February 26, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

Japanese Fans to Celebrate


Star Wars fans in Japan are being rewarded with the first ever Star Wars Celebration Japan this summer! It will run from July 19th to 21st, but little more information is known yet. Head on over to CelebrationJapan.com to sign up for their mailing list now!

Sunday, February 24, 2008 | Jesse Wall

2008 Kubrick Box Set


This year's Medicom Collector Box Set will feature 5 figures from the prequels:
  • Padme Amidala (Arena)
  • Jango Fett (Arena)
  • Clone Trooper (Red)
  • Super Battle Droid
  • TC-14
    Limited to 2008 pieces, this set will be released in July of this year. Make sure you join in on the discussion in our highly active Kubrick Forum!

    Saturday, February 23, 2008 | Scott Pearson

    Clone Trooper Helmet, Missing A Feature?


    In the days leading into Toy Fair 2008, we let a story slip with some information regarding products in the Clone Wars line, including a certain feature to the Clone Trooper Helmet that was missing once Toy Fair rolled around. What happened? Read on to find out!

    Saturday, February 23, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    UPDATE: 2008 Wave 2 Is Unleashed


    Reports are in that 2008 Wave 2 of the 30th Anniversary Collection, the Force Unleashed Wave, is already out on pegs! Another rapid release of a new wave, just when you thought you were maybe all caught up. Happy hunting folks!

    UPDATE:
    Jedi Defender reader Don also dropped us an email with a photo of his purchase at a Utah Wal-Mart! Seems the Force Unleashed are moving quickly across the U.S. since our initial post!

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    JediDefender Wishlists 2008: The Phantom Menace


    For the last couple of years, JediDefender has run an informal fan poll asking for your ten most wanted characters from the various Star Wars films. All you have to do to take part in our latest poll is come up with your Wish List for your top ten 3-3/4" figures for Star Wars: The Phantom Menace.

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    GenCon Files for Chapter 11 Protection


    Shortly before Toy Fair, it was revealed that Lucasfilm was sueing GenCon over some outstanding issues from Celebration IV. Now, it appears that GenCon has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection due to "significant unforeseen expenses" from their attempts to cover "externally licensed events". One has to wonder how all this will affect any potential plans for a possible Celebration V.

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    12" Clone Armor Obi-Wan Preview


    Just a reminder that the 12" Clone Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi figure from Sideshow Collectibles will go up for pre-ordering tomorrow at 10AM Pacific! As a preview, Sideshow has posted some behind-the-scenes design info on the figure. Remember, you must be a Sideshow newsletter subscriber and account holder by 11:59PM Pacific tonight to be eligible for priority pre-ordering!

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Behind the Scenes Look at 12" Indy


    Sideshow Collectibles has updated their Production Blog with a behind-the-scenes feature on the new 12" Indiana Jones. Head on over for a little insider info about this much-anticipated figure. While the exclusive edition is already sold-out, you can still order the regular edition if you haven't grabbed one yet!

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Gentle Giant 2008 Exclusives Schedule Announced


    Gentle Giant has updated their blog with a list of the exclusive products planned for 2008 so far. Click on through for a look at the list!

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Gentle Giant Lt. Renz Mini-Bust Announced


    In case you missed it amid the Toy Fair news bonanza, Gentle Giant announced plans for a Lt. Renz Mini-Bust. The piece will be the first Gentle Giant mini-bust with a sound chip, allowing Lt. Renz to speak his famous "You Rebel Scum" quote. The mini-bust will also come with an autograph card signed by Barrie Holland, the actor who played the role.

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    More Toy Fair Image Gallery Updates


    Our Toy Fair coverage continues today with another update to our Toy Fair Image Galleries. We've added pics from a variety of vendors featuring both Star Wars and non-Star Wars items - playing cards from Carta Mundi, plush items from Comic Images, kits from Go Fly a Kite, and more!

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    An Annotated Look at General Grievous


    StarWars.com has updated with more on Star Wars: The Clone Wars. A new annotated picture of General Grievous has been unveiled, giving us a look at how the general will translate from his Episode III incarnation to his animated form.

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Dark Horse Titles for Spring 2008


    The Official Site has posted a summary of the upcoming Dark Horse comics scheduled for early 2008 as well as a few trade paperbacks and graphic novels planned for May and June of 2008. Head on over for all the details!

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    First Look - Star Wars: Reckoning


    StarWars.com has posted a first look at the cover to Star Wars: Reckoning, the tenth and final book in the Last of the Jedi series from Scholastic. Written by Jude Watson, the book should hit stores in June 2008.

    Thursday, February 21, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Staffer's Collection Gets The Spotlight


    A well-deserved story is posted today on Gizmodo.com, a site dedicated to mostly electronic toys, but today they're taking a look at the small plastic kind! Our very own Rob Foster's Collection was featured in an article on their site! We've always marveled at it ourselves in our collection's forum, but it's nice seeing Rob's massive armies on display to a larger audience. Congratulations KBZ!

    Tuesday, February 19, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Hasbro Marvel and Transformers Galleries Updated


    We have yet another update to our image galleries today. This time Jeff has sent us photos from Hasbro's Marvel and Transformers lines. Click on through to check out the latest from Toy Fair 2008!


    Monday, February 18, 2008 | Ryan Phipps

    Hasbro G. I. Joe Galleries Updated


    An update has arrived to our Hasbro G.I. Joe Galleries today! Click on through to check out what's in store for the insanely popular renaissance that Joes are taking on right now! Any child of the 80's will be hard pressed to pass on these.

    Monday, February 18, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Clone Wars Obi-Wan and RAH Clone Trooper


    Our Toy Fair coverage rolls on today with an update from Sideshow Collectibles. In anticipation for the new Clone Wars series Sideshow has made the Medicom RAH Clone Trooper from Attack of the Clones available. Sideshow has also announced the next figure in their 12" figure line, General Obi-Wan Kenobi, as he appeared in the Clone Wars. Obi-Wan Should go up for pre-order this Friday, the 22nd. Head on over and check them out!

    Monday, February 18, 2008 | Ryan Phipps

    FUNKO Galleries Updated


    More Toy Fair 2008 coverage is in as we updated our Funko Galleries with a look at this newcomer licensee's line of Wacky Wobblers and more! Click on through to check it out!

    Monday, February 18, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    SDCC '08 Exclusives!


    So, are you saturated with news yet? How about one more tasty nugget! This year the San Diego Comic Con will feature 2 rather unique exclusives: No pics yet, but expect to see an exclusive Commander Gree Mighty Muggs and an exclusive Executor Chamber set featuring Vader and a light-up Holo Emperor!!!

    Sunday, February 17, 2008 | Scott Pearson

    Hasbro Star Wars Galleries Updated


    Saturday was Hasbro's day, and we updated our Hasbro Star Wars galleries with even more images! This update features more shots of the Basic Figures, Clone Wars, Vehicles, 2008 Exclusives, and more! Check out the high-quality shots, and start picking what you can afford in 2008.

    Sunday, February 17, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Hasbro Indiana Jones Galleries Updated


    More Hasbro updates, this time a look at the Hasbro Indiana Jones line of toys! We've got pictures of the Vehicles, Deluxe Figures, 12" Figures, Basic Figures, and even adventuring potatoes! Enjoy the image galleries, and stay with us as more will be uploaded tomorrow and all throughout Toy Fair 2008!

    Sunday, February 17, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    UPDATE: Hasbro Toy Fair Galleries Uploading!


    The big day is here, and Jedi Defender's coverage of Toy Fair 2008 kicks into high gear with a big upload of images into our Hasbro Gallery! So far, stop in for great shots of the V-19 Starfighter, AT-TE, and more. And keep checking back for updates throughout the evening as well!

    UPDATE: The Target Force Unleashed Rancor w/Rider pack has arrived in the database and is well worth a look! Also check out Evolutions sets, and the Hoth Battlepack as well!

    Saturday, February 16, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Toy Fair Galactic Heroes


    So what is next for everyone's favorite little figures? Lots of new 2 packs (Including a much requested Slave Leia!), some new vehicles, as well as some super cool sounding large size beasts. Click on for all the latest!

    Saturday, February 16, 2008 | Scott Pearson

    New Lines Coming From Diamond Select Toys


    JediDefender.com's coverage of Toy Fair 2008 rolls on today with more news coming in from the front. It looks as if we can look forward to two brand new figures lines from new Star Wars licensee Diamond Select Toys. Starting this summer we can look forward to a new line of highly articulated 1:4 scale figures. The initial figures will include Luke Skywalker Jedi Knight, ANH Obi-Wan Kenobi, with plenty more to join them soon. Also from DST we can expect to see a new line of 1:3 scale Roto-Cast Figures. Read on for the official press release, and stay tuned as pictures will be coming in later!

    Saturday, February 16, 2008 | Ryan Phipps

    Toy Fair Hasbro Presentation


    Reporter on the scene Jeff reports in with the following:

  • Stormtrooper Head Cards for Legacy (ala the Clone Wars Clone Card)
  • Rancor/Dewback Vader TIE Galactic Heroes
  • GH Mustafar and Endor Battle Packs
  • ROTJ is Wave 1 of Legacy
  • Clone Wars is Wave 2
  • Wal-Mart Order Droid Factory Sets* with Jedi and Astromech droids
  • Wal-Mart exclusive A-Wing
  • NO MILLENIUM FALCON this year

    Stay tuned to JediDefender for more news as it comes in!

    * CORRECTION: Orignally posted as Order 66 Two Packs...Jeff meant Order 66 Style Sets and are actually 2 Packs of a Character/Droid

    Saturday, February 16, 2008 | Scott Pearson

    Pre-Toy Fair Pictures At Wizard


    It's that time now. Toy Fair 2008 has arrived, and JediDefender.com will be on the scene with coverage of the entire event! As we speak, the Hasbro event is starting, and we should be getting updates for you before long! If that's not going to tide you over though, WizardUniverse.com has a number of preview image galleries up already for viewing! Read on and get the scoop on these!

    Saturday, February 16, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Hasbro Indiana Jones Goes Live


    Hasbro.com launched their Indiana Jones Website today with a lot of first-looks at Indy products coming in 2008. Deluxe figures, a Playset, basic figures and more! Click the link above to check out Indiana Jones toys we can all anticipate in the coming months!

    Saturday, February 16, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    George Lucas Is Gonna Sue Somebody

    Sorry for the quote, we couldn't help ourselves, but it does appear that Lucasfilm is laying the lawsuit hammer down on GenCon, organizers of the past couple Star Wars Celebration events. The site GamerChicksRule.com uncovered this interesting story. You can read the full suit in .pdf right here.

    Saturday, February 16, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Sideshow Unveils 12" Indy


    The folks over at Sideshow Collectibles have unveiled their 12" Indiana Jones figure via Tomart's magazine cover! Click Here to check it out! And of course, start saving your nickles and dimes for it.

    Saturday, February 16, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Clone Wars, Action Features, Droids, and More


    Hasbro has revealed some more information about the upcoming Clone Wars figures, including how many we can expect to see on the pegs in the coming months. Click through for all the latest!

    Thursday, February 14, 2008 | Jesse Wall

    Indiana Jones IV Official Teaser Trailer on Yahoo


    The first official trailer for Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull has finally been revealed! Indy is back, and looking just as good as ever. Click on through for the trailer, beware as spoilers may apply.

    Thursday, February 14, 2008 | Ryan Phipps

    Star Wars Fan Movie Challenge 2008


    AtomFilms and Lucasfilm Ltd. are once again calling for your submissions for the Star Wars Fan Movie Challenge. This year's awards will be announced at SDCC'08 and one of the award winning movies will air on SpikeTV. The deadline for submission is May 27, 2008.

    Thursday, February 14, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Sideshow Radio Pre-Toy Fair Edition


    The latest edition of Sideshow Radio features CEO Greg Anzalone discussing Sideshow's special on-line version of Toy Fair this year. Head on over and download the latest podcast episode for a few more teases at product reveals planned for the on-line event.

    Wednesday, February 13, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Hasbro Pre-Toy Fair Press Release


    Hasbro has issued their annual Toy Fair press release and it has a few early details on things we'll see this weekend (including the AT-TE)! Click on through to check out what's in store for Star Wars and Indiana Jones in 2008!

    Wednesday, February 13, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Steel City Con Returns March 29-30


    Right around the corner lies another Steel City Con in the city of Pittsburgh! The show keeps getting bigger and selling out faster, so read on for the details you need to know to attend the show this March!

    Tuesday, February 12, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    The Clone Wars is Coming to Theaters on 08-15-08


    The Official Site has finally confirmed the rumors - Star Wars: The Clone Wars will premiere as an all-new feature film in theaters Friday, August 15th! After the theatrical release, the series will continue in the fall with weekly 30-minute "mini-movies" on Cartoon Network and TNT.

    Monday, February 11, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    New The Clone Wars T-Shirts at StarWarsShop


    StarWarsShop is now taking pre-orders for two new exclusive The Clone Wars pre-launch T-Shirts. Jedi Padawan Ahsoka is featured on the Hyperspace member exclusive t-shirt, while Clone Captain Rex is featured on a t-shirt that is available to everyone!

    Monday, February 11, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    New Clone Wars Preview Video


    StarWars.com has posted another update on The Clone Wars animated series. Head on over to check out a new video featuring Supervising Director Dave Filoni discussing the new animated series, complete with scenes from the show!

    Monday, February 11, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    UPDATE: Pre-Toy Fair Rumors and Rumblings


    Sure, Toy Fair is right around the corner, but why wait? Jedi Defender has some interesting early rumors to share with you! Read on for AT-TE stuff, Clone Wars figures, and more!

    Monday, February 11, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Kashyyyk Battle Pack Glimpse


    Online retailer CaseFresh.com has a partial image up of one of the rumored 2008 Battle Packs. Look for the Attack on Kashyyyk set (based on The Force Unleashed game) to hit retail soon. The set appears to contain a couple Wookiee Warriors, Stormtroopers, and another Darth Vader! Not a bad army builder set!

    Sunday, February 10, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    New Evolutions Sets Found


    Hot on the heels of the new vehicles comes a score of the new 2008 Evolutions sets! Keep an eye out for the Sith Legacy, Jedi Legacy, Fett Legacy, and Force Unleashed sets at a store near you! Thanks to Darth Gamboa for reporting his find at a California Wal-Mart store!

    Saturday, February 9, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Obi-Wan Kenobi in Clone Trooper Armor Mini-Bust


    Gentle Giant has updated their blog to finally confirm the rumored Obi-Wan Kenobi in Clone Trooper Armor mini-bust. The mini-bust has a total edition size of 5000 pieces and there are a variety of ways that you can add this one to your collection.

    Friday, February 8, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Hasbro Rewards Program


    Hasbro has an interesting offer posted on their website. They're launching Hasbro Play Rewards, a program where your Hasbro purchases can yield discounts on future Hasbro items. Read on for the details!

    Friday, February 8, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    New Sideshow QTVR Features Posted


    Sideshow Collectibles has updated the product pages for the life-size Palpatine Bust and the 12" ANH Luke Skywalker figure with new QTVR turnarounds. The QTVR features let you get up close and personal with these two popular Star Wars items so check them out today!

    Thursday, February 7, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Sideshow Edition Size Update


    Sideshow Collectibles has announced the final worldwide edition sizes for two of their Star Wars products. The regular edition 12" Han Solo (Smuggler) figure has been set at only 3000 pieces worldwide, while the regular edition Premium Format Anakin Skywalker figure has been set at 1000 pieces.

    Thursday, February 7, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Drawing Captain Tarpals


    All you aspiring artists out there can now head on over to the Official Site for a lesson in how to draw Captain Tarpals. Star Wars illustrator Cynthia Cummens explains how with an easy-to-follow step by step process.

    Thursday, February 7, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    UPDATE: TRU B-Wing Starfighter for Pre-Order


    It looks like ToysRUs.com has confirmed another rumored exclusive for 2008 - the B-Wing Starfighter with Pilot. No images or details yet, but it is now up for pre-order for $34.99 with an estimated April ship date.

    UPDATE: We've received word that the B-Wing is no longer listed on TRU.com and all pre-orders placed so far were cancelled with no explanation. Thanks to ADAM for the heads up!

    Thursday, February 7, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Grievous' Fighter & AT-AP Found


    We got word (and images) that General Grievous' Starfighter and the Republic AT-AP were both found at a Wal-Mart store! Thanks go out to tmanthegreat for the report. Click on through to check out some photos that tman snapped!

    Thursday, February 7, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    New Force Unleashed Images & Info


    An article in Vanity Fair is going in-depth on Lucasarts and their upcoming title, The Force Unleashed. Check out the article for new images from the game like the thumbnail above of a certain Order 66 survivor, and also for a new video of game footage! While delays have caused concern, it is visually quite impressive and is receiving a lot of hype from media.

    Thursday, February 7, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Shipping From Dark Horse This Week


    Arriving at your local comic book shop this week are two new comic books from Dark Horse Comics - Legacy #19 and Rebellion #11. Can't wait until tomorrow to read them? Well then follow the links to Dark Horse's website for previews to tide you over!

    Tuesday, February 5, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    TRU B-Wing Starfighter for Pre-Order


    It looks like ToysRUs.com has confirmed another rumored exclusive for 2008 - the B-Wing Starfighter with Pilot. No images or details yet, but it is now up for pre-order for $34.99 with an estimated April ship date.

    Monday, February 4, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    The Clone Wars Packaging Designs Revealed


    StarWars.com has revealed the packaging designs for the new The Clone Wars products! Click on over to take a look at the designs and watch for the Clone Wars packaged products to hit store shelves on July 26!

    Monday, February 4, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    2008 Hyperspace Membership Kits Announced


    The Official Site has posted a preview of the 2008 Membership Kits that will be sent out to Hyperspace members! The membership kits contain 15 Star Wars promo items and the first batch will ship in March.

    Monday, February 4, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Gentle Giant Mini-Bust Edition Sizes Set


    Gentle Giant has updated their blog with an edition size announcement for two upcoming Star Wars Mini-Busts. The Aayla Secura Mini-Bust edition size has been set at 4250 pieces worldwide while the Shaak Ti Mini-Bust will be limited to 4000 pieces worldwide.

    Monday, February 4, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    "Vector" Interview with John Jackson Miller


    StarWars.com has posted a new interview with author John Jackson Miller. In the interview, Miller discusses his involvement with Vector, the crossover event running through Dark Horse's Star Wars comics in 2008. Head on over to check out the interview and watch for Vector at a comic shop near you!

    Monday, February 4, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    New Indy IV Snapshot Revealed


    Lucasfilm has released another snapshot from the set of Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Click on the thumbnail above to check it out!

    Monday, February 4, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    Captain Rex Revealed?


    The Official Site updated it's blog over the weekend with news about UK Toy Fair and a rumor may have had some light shed upon it unknowingly! A clone in an upcoming Lego set is listed as "Rex" on the packaging and talk is swirling that this character may be the previously rumored Clone Wars Mail-Away Promo Figure. Nothing is confirmed, but it's an odd coincidence, isn't it?

    Monday, February 4, 2008 | Jesse McCracken

    Questions for Hasbro? - Session 46


    On January 25th, we sent another batch of questions to Hasbro for their Star Wars Question and Answer feature. Today, we've got the answers to those three questions!

    Friday, February 1, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

    2008 Wave 3 Delayed Until Fall


    Hasbro has passed along word that there will only be two waves of 30th Anniversary basic figures this Spring - the RotS based Wave 1 (in stores now) and the Force Unleashed based Wave 2 (due in March). The third wave of figures (along with some comic packs) has been delayed until Fall.

    Friday, February 1, 2008 | Jeff Smentek

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