Director Ron Howard tweeted earlier today that principal photography has wrapped on Solo: A Star Wars Story, finally officially revealing the title of the Han Solo stand-alone film. The movie is set for release on May 25, 2018.
Another great source of Star Wars Halloween costume items is one of our site sponsors, Entertainment Earth. They are offering two Halloween Promo codes - $10 off in-stock orders of $50 or more (use CREEPY10 at checkout) or $20 off in-stock orders of $100 or more (use CREEPY20 at checkout).
Need to accessorize your Star Wars Halloween costume? Now through October 22nd, you can get 20% off most products in the role play category at Hasbro Toy Shop using promo code HALLOWEEN17.
A heads-up for our Midwestern readers - Mills Fleet Farm stores will open their annual Toyland section tomorrow, October 14th! This year's Toyland catalog features a few Star Wars items, including the The Last Jedi 3.75" figures, the Black Series 6" figures, and the Forces of Destiny adventure figures.
Thanks to a NYCC 2017 Gift Bag sent to us courtesy of Hasbro's PR team, we've got a nice look at the new Mighty Muggs Luke Skywalker for you. Click on the thumbnail to check out the pic and be sure to check out our Twitter timeline where you will find a video of Luke changing faces!
Play Fair, a public celebration of play and entertainment for all ages, brings new and beloved toy and pop culture brands together under one roof for an interactive and fun-filled live event open to families, fans and media. Click here for more on the event, which takes place in November!
YES! The new The Last Jedi trailer is on YouTube! Watch it again and again like the rest of us! The trailer does reveal quite a few things, so use caution if you're trying to stay in the dark before seeing the movie!
Hasbro has released new press photos of the Star Wars items they revealed at New York Comic-Con this week. Click here to check out the newest The Last Jedi 3.75" figures and Black Series 6" figures.
It's the return of the Mugg! (Apologies to Mark Morrison).
Hasbro has announced the return of Mighty Muggs. This time, the Muggs have a "face spinning" feature offering three unique facial expressions per figure. You can check out pics of the first five Mighty Muggs - Darth Vader, Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker, Rey, & Kylo Ren - in our Image Gallery.
The Centerpiece and Speeder Vehicles for The Black Series 6" line have already begun seeing steep price drops at Walmart stores. It seems fairly widespread around the country, which isn't always the case for Walmart clearance. In something of a surprise (to me anyway), the Centerpiece sets appear to be selling out faster than the Speeders.
A few of my fellow collectors here in Minnesota reported finding Wave 2 of the Black Series 6" The Last Jedi figures at their local Target and TRU stores the past few days. The wave, which made a brief appearance at some TRU stores on Force Friday II, seems to finally be hitting in better numbers across the USA.
In case you missed it, a number of folks in our forums have reported finding Wave 2 of the The Last Jedi 3.75" Teal Assortment. As a reminder, Teal Wave 2 includes two new figures - Yoda (RotS) and Obi-Wan Kenobi (ANH). The wave has been found pretty much everywhere at this point - TRU, Target, Walmart, and more.
Last week we learned the news that Adam May, a bright and funny personality in the collecting community dating back to the beginning of many websites, passed away. He was a wonderful person with a truly unique wit and writing style that set him apart from the pack. We express our sympathies to his friends and family as they remember Adam and the special person he was.
Darth Anton, friend of the site and army builder extraordinaire, took time (and a lot of patience) to set up his impressive Imperial Army and posted a video of it too! Check out the link and feel free to comment or ask a question about the legion in Our Forums!
In conjunction with the announcement of the Star Wars Forces of Destiny television specials coming to Disney Channel, Hasbro has released new press photos of the sets that were revealed at HASCON. Click here for the press pics of the Kylo & Rey 2-pack and the Platinum Edition Princess Leia & R2-D2 set.
Two new Star Wars Forces of Destiny half-hour television specials will be airing on Disney Channel in October. Click here for all the details and a new trailer for the specials.
Site sponsor Entertainment Earth is now taking pre-orders for Wave 2 of the The Last Jedi 3.75" Figure 2-Packs. The wave includes two new 2-packs - a retooled Baze Malbus & Chirrut Imwe set and a 2-pack that's actually a 3-pack - Rose (First Order Disguise), BB-8, & BB-9E.
Site sponsor Entertainment Earth has just relisted the Black Series 6" 40th Anniversary Wave 2 case with a January 2018 availability for $164.99 with free shipping. This is likely your last chance to get these figures, so grab them while you can if you still need them!
The Shop Disney Parks app is now taking orders for the two The Last Jedi Droid Factory sets - the R4-X2 & Y5-X2 carded two-pack and the BB-unit 4-Pack box set. If you order, be sure to hit the "See Current Promotions" link during checkout for potential savings available to you.
Thanks to the gang at Yakface.com for the heads up.
Site sponsor Entertainment Earth is taking pre-orders for The Last Jedi Black Series 6" Wave 3. The wave includes three new figures, all of which are available for pre-order individually - 6" Supreme Leader Snoke, 6" Resistance Tech Rose, and 6" Jaina Solo (Legends).
Yakface.com is reporting that the Walgreens exclusive Black Series 6" Obi-Wan Kenobi (Force Spirit) figure is starting to hit stores on the West Coast. You can try to check Spirit Obi-Wan availability at your local Walgreens using the UPC (630509602797) and WIC (988181) numbers.
The HASCON edition of Black Series 6" Captain Rex is now out-of-stock at HasbroToyShop.com. It was in-stock for about 45-minutes this morning (starting at ~10am ET). Hopefully you saw the in-stock announcements on Twitter and were able to order one!
Wondering how today's bankruptcy news is going to affect Toys R Us retail operations (and all those who work there)? Toys R Us has launched a Restructuring Information website to update customers and vendors. Looks like TRU will continue to be a shopping option for a while longer at least.
ToysRUs.com is now taking pre-orders for the exclusive Star Wars Force Link Poe's Boosted X-Wing Fighter from The Last Jedi. This retooled version of Poe's X-Wing, which sells for $49.99, has an array of lights, sounds, and figure phrases available through the Force Link wearable tech. Look for orders to ship in late October.
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