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Posted by D_Martin on April 27, 2017 at 08:20 PM CST | Forums
Teased during their portion of the Star Wars Collectibles Update Panel at Celebration Orlando 2017, Sideshow Collectibles has released the above linked preview image of The Empire Strikes Back Han Solo Premium Format Figure. For your chance to win this stunning new statue, simply follow this link!
Posted by D_Martin on April 27, 2017 at 02:25 AM CST | Forums
We're not certain if its popular demand or intentional strategic under-supplying, but there is no exaggeration in stating that every day of Celebration Orlando 2017 the Funko booth crew were left with nothing to do well before the doors closed every evening of the event.
Posted by D_Martin on April 27, 2017 at 02:24 AM CST | Forums
To commemorate the 40th Anniversary of our favorite franchise, Comic Images has released a new series of plush dolls based on the characters of the original feature film, A New Hope. In addition, they were showing off their new Darth Vader inspired briefcase.
Posted by D_Martin on April 27, 2017 at 02:21 AM CST | Forums
You don't need all this stuff, and chances are it all doesn't fit into your focus collection unless you're our good friends Steve Sansweet or Duncan Jenkins, but there is little doubt that there were at least a couple must-have items available at ThinkGeek's Celebration Orlando 2017 booth, and that's what makes them a company to watch in our eyes.

Posted by D_Martin on April 27, 2017 at 02:17 AM CST | Forums
Sideshow Collectibles made it to the Orange County Convention Center for the first time to be a part of Celebration Orlando 2017 giving collectors their first in-person look at their upcoming The Empire Strikes Back Snowtrooper Commander, Rogue One TIE Pilot, and C2-B5 Imperial Astromech Sixth Scale figures and the Return Of The Jedi Boba Fett, The Force Awakens Rey & BB-8, and Rogue One Jyn Erso and Imperial Death Trooper Premium Format Figures. In addition, they filled their displays with other upcoming products previously shown at the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con.
Posted by Adam on April 26, 2017 at 11:44 PM CST | Forums
Sadly, as a result of the money that people are willing to spend on Star Wars, this often results in less scrupulous individuals selling fake items and scamming collectors to make a quick buck, or in some instances, a lot of money over an extended period of time. Click through to find out some of the major scandals over the years.
Posted by Jeremy on April 26, 2017 at 10:06 PM CST | Forums
Let your shirt cuffs extol their Star Wars affiliation with officially licensed cufflinks from Cufflinks Inc - and what better timethan during International Star Wars Month? To help you display your sense of fashion and fandom the CuffLinks team has put together a stylish Star Wars giveaway, valued at over $700! To increase your chances of winning click on the thumbnail above and share the contest on social media! You will receive one bonus entry for every friend that enters the contest through your post.
Posted by Adam on April 25, 2017 at 11:38 PM CST | Forums
Gus Lopez has been organizing the Collecting Track since the very first Celebration in 1999 and it was he that presented the Collector's Journey panel. Click through for the details.
Posted by Jeremy on April 25, 2017 at 05:24 PM CST | Forums
New Zealand Mint are thrilled to announce the release of a special, limited edition rectangular coin to commemorate the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars, which thundered onto the big screen on May 25, 1977 and remains an enduring story to this day. Click on the thumbnail above for all the pretty, pretty details.
Posted by Adam on April 24, 2017 at 11:27 PM CST | Forums
Star Wars at the Movies: Vintage Theatrical Advertising And Collectible Ephemera was meant to be presented by a panel that comprised Stephen Danley, Ron Salvatore, Todd Chamberlain and Skye Paine, though the latter was noticeable by his absence. Follow the link below to learn more about what was shown during the presentation.
Posted by Jay on April 24, 2017 at 07:13 AM CST | Forums
Celebration Orlando artist Brian DeGuire let us know that he has posted his leftover prints for sale on his etsy store. Now is a great time to get one of his Cantina or Jabba's palace prints before they're gone for good!
Posted by Adam on April 20, 2017 at 01:06 AM CST | Forums
Duncan Jenkins and James Burns took a break from their LEGO panel to talk about another passion of theirs, Hallmark Collectibles. Click through to find out what they discussed during the panel.