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Vintage Collection Wave 3 In-Stock at EE

Site sponsor Entertainment Earth is now taking orders for Wave 3 of The Vintage Collection 3.75" figures! Act fast and grab TLJ Luke Skywalker, RO Cassian Andor, Doctor Aphra, or the SOLO Range Trooper while they last (which won't be long)!

UPDATE: The Range Trooper (1:15pm), Cassian (1:30pm), and Luke (2:30pm) sold out at various points this afternoon; Dr. Aphra is still available as of 2:30pm CT.


Black Series 6" Red Squadron Droids 3-Pack In-Stock

If you've been patiently waiting for the Amazon exclusive Black Series 6" Red Squadron Droid 3-Pack to come back in-stock, you're in luck! The pack is available today for $59.99 with free delivery for Prime members.


Vintage Collection Wave 3 Hits Walmart Stores

Yes, you read that headline correctly - hot on the heels of Wave 2 finds last week comes word that Wave 3 of The Vintage Collection has also hit Walmart stores in the US. Forum member CorranHorn shared his find in our forums. Good luck to all those slogging through Walmart looking for new figures!


New Teaser - Star Wars Resistance: The Aces

StarWars.com has posted a new featurette on the upcoming Star Wars Resistance animated series. Head on over to check out The Aces, the elite crew of pilots hired to serve and protect the Colossus platform.


Vintage Collection TIE Fighter Hits Walmart in USA

Our friends at Yakface.com are reporting that the exclusive Vintage Collection TIE Fighter has been found at a Walmart store in Indiana. Price is $79.99 for this repainted version of the 'big wing' TIE Fighter.


Hasbro Releases HasLab Insider Report #3

If you backed the HasLab Jabba's Sail Barge, keep an eye on your email in-box for HasLab Insider Report #3. The latest HasLab newsletter from Hasbro offers exclusive behind-the-scenes video footage of the tool start for the largest Star Wars vehicle yet!


Vintage Collection Wave 2 Hits Walmart Stores

It looks like Wave 2 of The Vintage Collection figures has started to hit Walmart. A number of our forum members and twitter followers have shared their finds of Han Solo, Enfys Nest, and the rest all across the USA. Good luck on your toy runs and be sure to share your store finds in our forums!


Mission On Vandor Forcelink Figure Set Pre-Order

Want to avoid the hassle of looking for toys in stores? Of course you do! We all do! So with that in mind, you can pre-order the Mission on Vandor-1 Figure Set on site sponsor Entertainment Earth right now, and avoid said hassles!


Hasbro Toy Shop Lists New Product

Hasbro Toy Shop has listed several new products like the Mission to Vandor set, and also still has several of the SDCC Exclusives (like TVC Dr. Aphra & Her Droids) in stock yet! To top it off, there's a sale going on, 20% off $150, 15% off $100, & 10% off $75. It's a good time to watch HTS and bookmark some links!


Meet The Crew From Resistance

The new cartoon debuting October 7th called Star Wars: Resistance, is already causing a stir among fans, and Entertainment Weekly has an exclusive look at the show's main characters, Team Fireball! Click the link to check out the article and video.


Hasbro 2018 SDCC Exclusives Back In Stock!

Hasbro's 2018 SDCC Exclusives are back in limited quantities at HasbroToyShop. Grab them while you can!

  • TVC 3.75" Doctor Aphra Comic Set
  • 6" Han Solo with Mynock Set
  • Centerpiece Starkiller Base Set
  • Forces of Destiny Chewbacca & Porgs


  • 2018 Disney Droid Factory R4-BOO18 Figure Available

    The latest Disney exclusive Droid Factory carded figure, R4-BOO18, is now available to order on the ShopDisney website and the ShopDisneyParks mobile app. Thanks to our friends at Yakface.com for the heads up.


    Hasbro 2018 SDCC Exclusives Up for Order

    Hasbro's 2018 SDCC Exclusives are now up for order on HasbroToyShop.com. Grab them while you can!

  • TVC 3.75" Doctor Aphra Comic Set
  • 6" Han Solo with Mynock Set
  • Centerpiece Starkiller Base Set
  • Forces of Destiny Chewbacca & Porgs
    UPDATE:
    - The TVC 3.75" Doctor Aphra Comic Set, 6" Han Solo with Mynock Set, and Forces of Destiny Chewbacca & Porgs Set are all now listed as out of stock. It sounds like a few of the sets will be back in stock on August 14th, so try again on Tuesday if you missed out!


  • New Pre-Orders for Solo 3.75" Wave 3 at EE

    Site sponsor Entertainment Earth is now taking pre-orders for the next wave of figures in the Solo 3.75" basic figure line. Wave 3 contains one new figure (Vader), three new repacks (Rey, Luke, Stormtrooper Commander) and two figures carried forward from Wave 2. Head on over to pre-order a Set of 6 or Case of 12.


    Kylo Ren Centerpiece Under $30

    Target was apparently only the first to drop the price on the Black Series Kylo Ren Centerpiece, as now Amazon also has. You can order the Kylo Ren Centerpiece from our affiliate link right here for only $28.96, which is a great price for a nice display piece. It also sort of works nicely for 4" figures as well, with little work.


    Steel City Con - This Weekend!

    Pittsburgh's Steel City Con returns now! Another great show! Guests from around the entertainment world will be there, and the toy dealing will be tremendous! Read on for details on pre-ordering your tickets and making your plans early.


    EE Daily Deal - Black Series 6" The Last Jedi Wave 2

    Today's Daily Deal at Entertainment Earth is $125 off the Black Series 6" The Last Jedi Wave 2 case. Yes, you read that correctly - just $50 plus shipping gets you eight great Black Series 6" figures! The sale ends at 11:59pm PST tonight or while supplies last!


    New Halloween Disney Droid Factory Figure

    The (Halloween) cat is out of the bag on the Build-A-Droid figure Disney will have at their parks this Halloween. This year's droid is R4-BOO18! And no, your eyes don't deceive you, he's painted to look like a candy corn. I predict now, Candy Cane deco droid is happening for the holidays soon! Feel free to hop in Our Forums for pics and discussion.


    Stock Your First Order Army On The Cheap

    Need some super articulated First Order Stormtroopers for your army? They're cheap on Amazon right now. Click our sponsored link and pick up some add-on Vintage Collection troops with your random shopping.


    Hasbro Star Wars Reveals at The Unboxing Toy Con

    In case you missed it this weekend, Hasbro revealed two new figures at The Unboxing Toy Con in Mexico. Click here to check out the high res press photos of Black Series 6" Han Solo (Mudtrooper) and The Vintage Collection 3.75" Princess Leia (Boushh Disguise).


    Black Series 3.75" Wave 4 Case In Stock

    Vintage Collection pre-orders are great, but did you know you can order the Black Series 3.75" Wave 4 Rev 1 Case right now at site sponsor Entertainment Earth? This is the case with 3 Scarif Stormtroopers, 3 Cassian Andor, 2 Death Troopers and more. A good case for those of us who missed out on some of those fine action figures!


    Steel City Con - One Week Away!

    Pittsburgh's Steel City Con returns August 10th-12th, next week already, and it'll be another great show! Guests from around the entertainment world will be there, and the toy dealing will be tremendous! Read on for details on pre-ordering your tickets and making your plans early.


    Vintage Collection 3.75" Wave 2 Pre-Orders at EE

    Site sponsor Entertainment Earth is now taking pre-orders for Wave 2 of The Vintage Collection 3.75" figures. You can pre-order the Case of 8 for $109.99 with free shipping in the USA. You can also order the figures individually for $13.99 each - SOLO Han Solo, Enfys Nest, Imperial Combat Tank Driver, or Imperial Deathtrooper.


    New Solo 3.75" Product Hitting Retail

    A number of new Solo 3.75" items have started hitting retail. JediDefender staff member Jesse was able to find Wave 3 of the Solo 3.75" basic figure line at his local Walmart. Meanwhile at Target, the exclusive Vandor-1 Heist playset has started hitting stores (although some folks have been denied at the register by an 8/5 sell date).




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