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st Rumors of new Entertainment Earth exclusive Black Series 6" 4-pack coming soon!

September 25, 2016, 09:28:22 PM by dj121
Recent reports coming in show what appears to be a new 2016 Entertainment Earth exclusive 4-pack. The exact line up has not been revealed, but these rumors are pointing to a "Rainbow" pack of Phase 2 Clones including a 212th, 442nd, 501st and a Shocktrooper.

This could be a great troop builder set for those of you who have been waiting for multiple clones. There is a release date, an item number and a price all listed in the photo, however when searching the site, nothing came up. This has not been officially confirmed, so as of now, this stays in the "rumor" category. We will update this post if more information becomes available.




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st Rogue One Exclusives Officially Unveiled

September 25, 2016, 08:57:39 AM by Darth Spice
The team at Hasbro has sent us an image gallery of the upcoming retailer exclusives for Rogue Friday.  Click below to see what's coming (or already at) Kmart, Toys R Us and much more!  As in every other movie release, street dates are being broken around the globe and most are being sold the merchandise with an overide code.

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st Hasbro offers Rogue One "Value" vehicles Updated!

September 17, 2016, 07:46:47 AM by dj121
Thanks to a report from our friends over at yakface.com, we learned that Hasbro will be releasing smaller "Value" vehicles. The first appears to be a scaled down version of the TIE Striker. The ship is smaller overall, lacks figure compatibility and the dreaded Nerf feature has been removed. The price point should be lower, but with little to no additional play value, will this new line be a success? Having the same vehicles available at two prices at the same time just seems like an unusual approach. And a great way to confuse the average consumer!

UPDATE! X-Wing also revealed in this line.


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st Mos Eisley News Brief: Bring your Action Figures to Life!

September 16, 2016, 06:33:39 PM by Darth Spice
Create your own STAR WARS movie in a galaxy far, far away with the HASBRO STAR WARS STUDIOFX App! Recreate battle scenes with HASBRO figures and vehicles, and bring the action to life with visual and sound effects from the films. Simply stage the figures, choose which special effects to use, press record, and select when the effects are added to each scene. Pick from "First Person FX" to make Snowtroopers storm the scene with blasters, or "Air Strike FX" for a TIE Interceptor Attack. Unlock additional effects by collecting and scanning compatible HASBRO STAR WARS products. With more than 30 unique effects, the HASBRO STAR WARS STUDIOFX App gives fans the force needed to create their own STAR WARS movie magic. It is now available for free on iOS and Android devices September 2016. Click below for complete details!

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: Vader revamps an Old Classic!

September 16, 2016, 07:26:16 AM by Darth Spice
Coming this spring (or maybe sooner) is the new Star Wars Simon game.  It has real Vader sound effects and the Imperial March theme. Do or do not, there is no try and this is a sure hit with just about any Star Wars fan!  Look for this at retail and HasbroToyShop.com.

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st Update from B.B.T.S.: Rogue One Pre-Orders

September 12, 2016, 09:02:11 AM by Darth Spice

Hasbro Rogue One:  Hasbro presents Rogue One: A Star Wars Story items! Rocket into battle against the Empire with the Rebel U-Wing Fighter, or join the defiant Sergeant Jyn Erso on a top-secret mission to steal the plans to the Death Star with this figure, and build your Star Wars collection with the authentic Imperial Stormtrooper Electronic Voice Changer Helmet! These and more are available for pre-order!

Medicom:  From Medicom come new Star Wars MAFEX figures of Rey and Darth Vader! These super-posable figures include interchangeable heads and weapons. Fans of the Star Wars series don't want to miss out on these amazing figures.

eFX Collectibles:  Collaborating with the Lucasfilm Museum of Narrative Arts Archives and utilizing a digital scan of the actual surviving special effects miniature and original model kit parts, the EFX Millennium falcon is an accurate approximate 1/100 scale reproduction of this iconic ship. Star Wars fans will love this amazing addition to their collection!

Sideshow Collectibles:  Sideshow Collectibles presents the life size R2-D2 figure and a 1/4 scale Premium Format Jango Fett figure! These beautifully crafted figures feature intricate details; R2-D2 includes real-working lights and sounds, while Jango Fett features his distinctive Mandalorian armor. These gorgeous figures and statues make perfect additions to Star Wars collections.

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: Go Rogue Part 2

September 09, 2016, 07:56:23 AM by Darth Spice
The second installment of Star Wars Go Rogue has hit the interwebs today, click below to see an adventure made with toys that will be made available to collectors at the end of the month.  You might want to hit that XL Trooper with something hard and enter the contest yourself!

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st Deep Roy added to Chicago Pop Culture Con

September 08, 2016, 09:18:59 AM by Darth Spice
We have great news for Star Wars fans who will be attending the upcoming Chicago Pop Culture Con as Deep Roy has just been added to the guest list! He has an impressive resume as an actor and hasn't made a ton of convention appearances, so this is your chance to get a somewhat of a rare autograph. Click below to get your tickets for the event at a mere $10.00 and we hope to see you there.

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: "New" 3 3/4 inch Spotted!

September 07, 2016, 08:59:04 AM by Darth Spice
Ok so maybe they're not new to you if you kept up on your vintage collection action figures but needless to say Hasbro is going to rehash 4 figures that fans may have missed from the Vintage Collection.  The assortment of Ahsoka Tano, Royal Guard, Admiral Ackbar and Lando Calrissian (General) might show up at Walmart, but then again some of us still haven't found the "May the 4th" assortment!  Thanks again to estore Robotkingdom for the image and eagle-eyed Corey from First Order Transmissions for the alert.

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st Update from Toy Hutt: And the Winner is!

September 06, 2016, 07:15:03 AM by Darth Spice
Toy Hutt's Quote of the Week contest is a hit and we have been shipping out Funko POP every Monday to lucky customers with knowledge of The Force!  Also, the Monthly August winner for the Funko Pearl White Hikari Stormtrooper was Jorge Correa of Valencia CA.

All September orders will be entered into the 1 October 2016 drawing for a Funko Bossk Hikari limited to only 1000 made!  Now, get those orders in as it's September, which means the entire Toy Hutt crew will be off to Sunny Florida for its yearly vacation.  So Toy Hutt will be on vacation on 11 September & not taking order until the 23rd.  So get those orders in Star Wars fans!

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st This just in from Brian's Toys:

September 03, 2016, 07:50:12 AM by Darth Spice
Battlefront Shock Trooper Sixth Scale from Sideshow Collectibles now in-stock! Get yours shipped today! Check out a super rare Canadian Chewbacca plush hand puppet and other vintage listings in our newsletter.  Check out the best selection of Star Wars collectibles in the galaxy at our website today!

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: Enter Thrawn!

September 03, 2016, 07:47:31 AM by Darth Spice
In this preview of Star Wars Rebels Season Three, master Imperial strategist Grand Admiral Thrawn plots the destruction of the Ghost crew and the growing rebellion.  Star Wars Rebels is back with new episodes starting Saturday, September 24 (8:30 p.m., ET) on Disney XD!

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st Sandwatch Sneak Peek: Go Rogue Photos

August 31, 2016, 08:20:45 PM by Darth Spice
We have even more Rogue One goodness to share from the freshly launched Go Rogue campaign.  Click below to see many of the toys that were used to create the awesome YouTube video.  I'm sure most of us will be all in for what looks to be a successful launch to a great film.  Hopefully they can get it back on track and we can Make Collecting Great Again!

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: It Begins with Go Rogue!

August 31, 2016, 08:12:23 AM by Darth Spice
A team of Star Wars superfans today revealed the new toy line for the highly anticipated "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" movie via a series of fan-made animated shorts launching on the Star Wars YouTube channel. As part of a competition in collaboration with creative network Tongal, a team was assembled to write, direct and produce original, fan-made stop-motion shorts starring key toys from the new line to kick off a global UGC contest that asks fans to share their own "Rogue Stories."

"These fan-created shorts are a tribute to the incredible content that the Star Wars community posts online every day," said Jimmy Pitaro, Chairman, Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media. "The Go Rogue campaign was designed with Star Wars fans in mind - we want them to be front and center in the run up to 'Rogue One' by imagining and creating their own Rogue Stories."

When Star Wars news breaks, many fans worldwide react by sharing their own videos online. According to new research, fans posted over 838,000 pieces of Star Wars-related content on YouTube in the past year alone, which is more than 2,296 per day and nearly 96 per hour. Star Wars fan-generated content is also incredibly popular, accruing more than 16.3 billion views in the last year - equivalent to everyone in the world viewing at least two fan-created videos.

The global contest, which kicks off September 30, invites fans to share their own short stories or skits set in a galaxy far, far away... Winning entries from around the globe will be chosen by a panel including "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" director Gareth Edwards. Beginning September 30, teen and adult fans can enter the Go Rogue contest on StarWars.com/GoRogue. In addition to the global contest on starwars.com, in the U.S. and parts of Canada, kids 8-12 can participate on Disney.com/MyRogueStory. Winners will be invited to Lucasfilm in San Francisco to attend a screening of "Rogue One," and see their short story on the big screen.

The fan-created shorts showcasing the new line of "Rogue One" toys for the first time launches on the Star Wars YouTube channel today, with new installments rolling out through September. The team was led by James DeJulio at Tongal, and the series was written by Kevin Ulrich and brought to life by stop-motion animators and directors Dan MacKenzie and Tucker Barrie.  The stories follow the adventures of "Rogue One" toys from Hasbro, LEGO, FUNKO, JAKKS Pacific, Mattel and Disney Store as they try to track down the building instructions to the LEGO Star Wars Death Star set which have been misplaced by the Empire.

Fans can pre-order a handful of select items seen in the "Rogue Stories" beginning September 2 at mass retailers, Disney Store locations and disneystore.com. The full range of new "Rogue One" and Star Wars products will be available globally starting on September 30. Join the global #GoRogue conversation on social. Tongal's creative network includes 120,000 writers, directors and animators across 150 countries.

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st Dewback Preview: Upcoming Chicago Pop Culture Con

August 28, 2016, 09:12:26 PM by Darth Spice
We are less than 90 days out from the upcoming Chicago Pop Culture Con. The event will be held November 26-27th at the Pheasant Run Mega Center in St. Charles, IL.  The guest list is headlined by Fred "The Hammer" Williamson and G.I. Joe legend Larry Hama. Admission is $10 and parking is free. There will be tons of film and TV memorabilia, artists and much more!

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