We were unable to participate in the HasLab Jabba's Sail Barge Q&A sessions yesterday, but the Hasbro PR team kindly forwarded the 'paint-in-progress' press images so we could share them with our readers. I know I'm starting to sound like a broken record, but please back the barge so we can add this beauty to our collections!
More toy leaks! Our friends at Yakface.com have posted a pair of store finds for 2018 Vintage Collection Wave 1! The figures were found at Fry’s Marketplace in Arizona and Walmart in Texas. The figures aren't supposed to be out until mid-April, but it may be worth your time to hit some stores this weekend and test your luck.
Hasbro has released high-res press photos of the HasLab Jabba's Sail Barge painted prototype. Click here to check out our painted prototype image gallery update and when you're done ogling, go back the barge to help ensure The Khetanna and the POTF carded Yak Face get released!
With new Solo toys beginning to leak at US retail, I thought I'd remind everyone of our news policy. While we will allow discussion of leaked toys in our forums, we will NOT be posting any images of or links to previously unannounced Solo products on our front page in accordance with a request from Hasbro.
News that is sure to annoy Hasbro - the first wave of Solo Black Series 6" figures has started prematurely hitting Walmart stores across the USA. Some stores are even selling them as low as $5 each thanks to mix-ups with the clearance tags meant for the older figures.
In case you missed it, the Battle on Crait 3.75" figure pack has been hitting Target stores across the USA as well as many online shops (like site sponsor Entertainment Earth) the past few weeks. You might want to pick it up before the Solo: A Star Wars Story product launch in a few weeks!
Entertainment Weekly has posted a new feature today showcasing the HasLab Jabba's Sail Barge painted prototype. Head on over and check out the gallery of painted barge images, including a look at the POTF carded Yak Face figure that is now included with your order! Time to back the barge if you haven't already!
It's creeping closer, the time to Back The Barge is growing short! There is just under 2 weeks left to get your order in and help bring Jabba's Sailbarge Khetanna to life! Order soon, before time runs out for this collector dream toy.
Site sponsor Entertainment Earth carries the exciting Acid Rain World line of toys, and they currently have a pre-order up for the new Acid Rain World Airbourne Laurel Mech! The large mech has a new arm-mounted gun, cloth deployable parachute, pilot, and added upper body armor. Pre-orders can sell out any time, so get it while you can!
You may recall an earlier story pointing to prototype collector Gorkoracing's images of an unproduced Hoth set of figures and accessories. Well, Gorko has shared more pictures of the items, including the completed Probe Pod so you can see it all built! Check out his
Instagram Page to see all the details, and give a follow too.
Pittsburgh's Steel City Con returns April 13th - 15th, for the first show of 2018! Guests from around the entertainment world will be there, but Star Wars fans get a real treat, with Ian McDiarmid making his first appearance! Read on for details on pre-ordering your tickets and making your plans early.
To celebrate the HasLab Jabba's Sail Barge project passing the halfway mark this week, Hasbro released a new image of the Sail Barge's white box packaging mock-up with lead designer Mark Boudreaux holding it for scale. Click on the thumbnail to check out the pic and be sure to back the barge if you haven't already!
To celebrate the home entertainment release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi, Hasbro sent out a press kit. The kit contains the new Battle on Crait 3.75" figure 4-pack and a digital download code for the movie. The Last Jedi is available now digitally and will be out on 4K and Blu-ray on March 27th!
Hasbro has shared a sneak peek at the exclusive Jabba's Sail Barge (The Khetanna): Behind The Workbench booklet you'll get if you back the barge. Click here to check out the six page preview of the behind-the-scenes booklet, which includes set photos, product blueprints, and more.
Now through March 16, you can get 20% off and free standard shipping on most products currently for sale on HasbroToyShop.com by using promo code MAD4MARCH at checkout!
Lucasfilm has announced that Emmy-nominated producer and actor Jon Favreau has signed on to executive produce and write a live-action Star Wars series for Disney's new direct-to-consumer platform. Check out StarWars.com for the full story.
Hasbro has officially released the Hasbro Pulse App on App Store and Google Play. The app lets you scan, browse, buy, and collect Hasbro products across brands like Marvel, My Little Pony, Star Wars, G.I. Joe and more. Have access to your collection wherever you are!
While skimming through site sponsor Amazon today, I noticed a few deals on some The Last Jedi 3.75" items. The Force Link Chirrut Imwe & Baze Malbus 2-Pack is around $8 and the Force Link BB-8 2-in-1 Mega Playset is below $70! Great deals if you still need them!
Hasbro has posted the sixth Vintage Conversation Question on Instagram - What three 3.75" Star Wars environments or playsets you would like to be released in The Vintage Collection?
In case you missed it on our social media channels, prototype aficionado GorkoRacing posted pictures of a cancelled set of Echo Base figures and accessories that include the new Probe Droid figure and more. Check out his Instagram account for the protoype pictures.
Hasbro has posted the fifth Vintage Conversation Question on Instagram - What three existing 3.75" Star Wars super-articulated The Vintage Collection figures would you like to see totally resculpted and re-released?
Entertainment Weekl has posted an exclusive preview of some of the The Last Jedi deleted scenes. There is also an interview with writer-director Rian Johnson discussing why the particular scenes were cut. Can't wait to pick up the film at the end of the month!
Hasbro has posted the fourth Vintage Conversation Question on Instagram - What are the top three existing 3.75" Star Wars super-articulated figures you would like to see newly presented on a Vintage Collection cardback?
StarWars.com has posted a new interview with the Hasbro Star Wars team about their HasLab Jabba's Sail Barge project. The article reveals that Hasbro has now opened the project to backers from Canada. Great news for our northern neighbors (and the project's potential for success)!
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