Hot Wheels will soon be offering their next assortment of Pop Culture 1:64 scale cars featuring characters from Star Wars. Be on the look out in August for C-3PO, R2-D2, Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker, Han Solo and Darth Vader. Each car is includes Real Rider (rubber) wheels and a full-metal body and unique graphics. Click on through for a closer look at all 6 cars.
Just when you thought your collection couldn’t get any bigger, Hot Toys has announced their first step into a larger world of collectibles with the Millennium Falcon Cockpit environment for 1:6 scale figures.
Hot Toys has been introducing a number of finely detailed and meticulously crafted collectible figures from the beloved Star Wars series and now Hot Toys is raising the bar once again to bring Star Wars fans some astonishing collectibles of the saga’s spacecrafts in 1/6th scale!
An incredibly detailed prototype of the Millennium Falcon’s cockpit will makes its first appearance at the upcoming San Diego Comic-Con this week, so don’t miss the chance to check it out at Booth #1929 during the event!
Sideshow has also revealed a preview new version of the Darth Maul Sixth Scale Figure the first of which was from 2006. There are no details yet but look for it on display at SDCC and for preorders to go live shortly thereafter.
Sideshow Collectibles has revealed the next character in their series of Concept Artist Series statues. Head on over to check out the Ralph McQuarrie Boba Fett. Look for this on display at SDCC and for a preorder announcement soon.
A new Yakfinities Customizing Challenge has just begun – the Pegwarmer Roundup!
Let’s face it, there’s figures that Hasbro makes just too many of, or the figure just falls short of expectations. Sometimes, this is where customizers come in and save the day by making a purchase nobody else will… for a custom!
Got some pegwarmers in your area that a retailer can’t seem to give away? Help these unwanted toys find a home (only to be chopped up repainted) by joining in the Pegwarmer Roundup!
The Realm Recap is back a little early this week and we are joined by the Wolfpack Podcast team as we discuss Hasbro’s official Fans’ Choice list for the 6″ Black Series.
Also, if you prefer an audio-only version, a downloadable MP3 is available as well.
Continue reading Episode 68: And the Nominees Are….
Many collectors out there (including myself) have been looking for an economical way to acquire the one-sheet poster for Star Wars The Force Awakens. Finally, a solution has presented itself via an email Disney Movies Anywhere. If you are a member, and have at least 500 points, you can redeem them for the official two-sided teaser poster. Points can be acquired through the purchase of Disney movies (physical or digital).
Funko has announced that they will be releasing the Jawa POP! Vinyl Figure from their vault. Look for it in stores this August.
Sideshow is now taking preorders for their 1:6 Scale set of Jawas.
A curious species, bands of greedy merchant Jawas scour the deserts of Tatooine for discarded droids and scrap machinery to repair, trade, and resell. Never seen traveling alone, the Sideshow Collectibles Jawa Sixth Scale Set includes two fully articulated individuals, each packed with personality and the ability to pose in an endless variety of positions for display.
Sideshow Collectibles has updated today revealing a preview for their 1:6 scale AT-AT Driver figure. Watch for a preorder announcement soon.
StarWars.com has updated today with the official 6″ Black Series Fans’ Choice poll.
Your choices are:
Ben (Obi-Wan) Kenobi (A New Hope)
Darth Revan (Knights of the Old Republic)
Gamorrean Guard (Return of the Jedi)
Sabine Wren (Star Wars Rebels)
Lando Calrissian (The Empire Strikes Back)
General Grievous (Revenge of the Sith)
Snowtrooper (The Empire Strikes Back)
Head on over and cast your vote today!
The votes have been tallied! The final list has been submitted to Hasbro to be combined with other fan site selections for the first Fans’ Choice figure poll for the 6″ Black Series. We received 100s of submissions, but in the end, these 6 characters were the selected by you, the fans as the “most wanted”. Watch for the official list to be posted on StarWars.com on July 2.