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Posted by D_Martin on November 28, 2014 at 09:21 AM CST |
Now that you've seen the teaser trailer forty-six times,you are clear headed enough to buy some discounted Star Wars swag at Entertainment Earth's Black Friday Sale. Follow the link above to check it out.
Posted by Adam on November 28, 2014 at 01:08 AM CST |
As part of their Black Friday sale, ShirtPunch are offering two Star Wars-themed shirts, in the form of Tuskens by captain ribman and Bounty Hunter by inkone, but you'd better hurry if you want one or both of these, because you've less than 24 hours to place your order!
Posted by Adam on November 28, 2014 at 12:47 AM CST |
While out taking advantage of the last day of Toys "R" Us' sale on Star Wars toys, I picked up a pretty awesome R2-D2 Christmas Bag for $5.99. So if you're buying presents for a Star Wars fan, or you just happen to have a soft-spot for the feisty little astromech (I'm looking at you Mr. Roberts!), check out your local Toys "R" store for this.
Posted by Adam on November 28, 2014 at 12:33 AM CST |
Last week, our very own Chris Wyman reported that he had found Stormtrooper foaming hand & body soap at Walmart, and now Rebelscum reader Andy O has raised the stakes by letting us know about a 4 Galactic Scents (Mango, Grape, Berry & Apple) body wash set that he saw at his local Walmart, priced at a very reasonable $9.88. Click on the thumbnail above for a closer look.
Posted by D_Martin on November 27, 2014 at 03:46 PM CST |
Author, and fellow Scummer, Shane Turgeon has released a sneak peek of the cover for his follow up to the very popular book he published in 2007. Click the thumbnail above to have a closer look and stay tuned for a full The Force In The Flesh II press release very soon!
Posted by D_Martin on November 27, 2014 at 01:50 PM CST |
Sideshow Collectibles' week-long Black Friday event is no live. Follow this link to check out all the savings being offered from now until December 1st.
Posted by D_Martin on November 27, 2014 at 01:27 PM CST |
Starting Friday and running through until Monday, Quantum Mechanix is offering discounts on a few of their Star Wars keychains. The Slave I, the Star Destroyer, and the remaining stock on their 2014 SDCC exclusive Gold Millennium Falcon keychains will be marked down to $9.95 each. Follow the links above to get in on the savings on these perfect stocking stuffers!
Posted by D_Martin on November 27, 2014 at 02:15 AM CST |
Whether you realize it or not, this is a very special moment in Star Wars history. Take a moment and enjoy it. Tomorrow everything changes. For the first time in sixteen years we will see things we haven't even imagined as the teaser for the first film in the third trilogy in the Star Wars saga is given to us to dissect for the next few months. That statement is what makes the subject of this edition of eT so relevant. When this mock up was created, no one (really) knew who this dude was or what part he'd play in the overall story. Follow this link to check out the extremely cool Darth Maul CinemAction Packaging mock up and ask yourself, who are we going to be introduced to this weekend that is entirely new to the overall story...
Posted by D_Martin on November 27, 2014 at 01:11 AM CST |
Hailing from North Carolina, tattoo artist Bruce White wears his love of The 'Wars on his sleeve (literally). When not adding to his impressive classic Kenner Princess Leia Organa collection, Bruce brightens the world with his pop-culture inspired black velvet paintings, many of which are focused on characters from A Galaxy Far, Far Away.... Head over to his site, Velvet Geek to check out his impressive portfolio and to find out more on his commission work.
Posted by D_Martin on November 26, 2014 at 03:37 PM CST |
Collectors in Canada will be stoked to see the major discounts Toys "R" Us is currently offering on many Star Wars items including their exclusive Rebels Mission Series Reveal The Rebels: Jedi Reveal multipack, which is down to a staggeringly low $13.97! Follow the link above to grab this three pack at a great price and then check out the rest of the discounts!
Posted by D_Martin on November 26, 2014 at 03:32 PM CST |
The Toys "R" Us exclusive JAKKS Pacific A New Hope 18-Inch Figures Four Pack has been marked down to $63.99 as part of the Star Wars sale. Follow the top link to get this set at a great price and follow the lower link to see the other deals currently being offered.
Posted by D_Martin on November 26, 2014 at 03:13 PM CST |
Sideshow Collectibles has published a special promo code that will save you $106 on the regular edition of their Snowtrooper Premium Format Figure. Follow the above link and apply the PREBF14 to get this statue for way less than it should ever sell for!
Posted by D_Martin on November 26, 2014 at 03:02 PM CST |
The online Disney Store has already updated their prices with the Magical Friday Sale discounts. Follow the link above to get in on the savings and take note that they have added the incredible Star Wars Ultimate Die Cast Vehicle Set and Star Wars ''The Empire Strikes Back'' Figure Play Set and are offering both of these brand new items at at sale prices!
Posted by Chris on November 26, 2014 at 01:58 PM CST |
Christmas is just around the corner, so it's time to stock up on photos and autographs from Official Pix for yourself or for your family and friends during the 2014 Cyber Monday Sale! Several new images have also just been added to the store from Return of the Jedi and Star Wars Rebels!
Posted by D_Martin on November 26, 2014 at 01:52 PM CST |
New York City's James Haggerty uses a truly unique medium to express his love for A Galaxy Far, Far Away. The award winning mosaic artist, painter, and printmaker has developed a technique that turns colored staples into incredible character-driven mosaics. Follow this link to view his site and to find out more about his star Wars staple mosaics or to enquire about commission work.
Posted by D_Martin on November 25, 2014 at 10:50 PM CST |
Starting at 12:00 AM (PST) Wednesday Gentle Giant Ltd will be offering you 30% off on a fine selection of items including many cool Star Wars pieces. Follow the link above and use the 30BLK2014 coupon code. The code may be used multiple times but it turns into a pumpkin at 11:59 PM (PST) Sunday, November 30th. Do note, the promotion is many pages deep, so make sure to check out all the pages for maximum savings!
Posted by D_Martin on November 25, 2014 at 04:42 PM CST |
Gentle Giant Ltd has released an updated shipping schedule for their upcoming products including the Han Solo Stormtrooper deluxe statue, the Han Solo (Bespin Outfit) and Luke Skywalker (Bespin Fatigues) Jumbo Kenner action figures, both versions of the Wedge Antilles and 10th Anniversary Holiday Stormtrooper Mini Busts, the Inquisitor Maquette, and many more! Click the thumbnail above to see when you can expect your pre-orders to ship.
Posted by D_Martin on November 25, 2014 at 04:07 PM CST |
Shrouded in a bit of mystery, the classic Kenner The Empire Strikes Back 3-Position Laser Rifle currently up on eBay may not be what the seller claims it to be. The description states this is a prototype, but there isn't anything to indicate it is including the AFA grade sticker. Follow the link above to see it for yourself then check out this thread in our forum to see what some of the experts have to say. After you've checked it out, let us know what you think.
Posted by D_Martin on November 25, 2014 at 03:16 PM CST |
If you are heading to your local Walmart, make sauce to keep your eyes peeled for the Darth Vader ceramic bank pictured above. For $10 it is one heck of a good deal. This one was spotted by Rebelscum reader Charlie in Port Orange, FL. If you find something cool make sure to let us know!
Posted by Chris on November 24, 2014 at 11:38 PM CST |
In honor of Entertainment Earth's Daily Deal going on right now, we've just added the 2011 PBM Exclusive Darth Nihilus Mini Bust from Gentle Giant Ltd. to our ever growing photo archive.
Posted by Adam on November 24, 2014 at 11:19 PM CST |
The 20-inch Big Size Chewbacca figure is the latest addition to our JAKKS Pacific Photo Archive. Click on the first link to check out the mighty wookiee!
Posted by Chris on November 24, 2014 at 10:58 PM CST |
After a few years off, the Gift Guide is back for the 2014 Christmas season and ready for your perusal. We hope it's both useful and entertaining as you consider your purchases for family and friends between now and the end of December. Click here to view.
Posted by D_Martin on November 24, 2014 at 12:48 AM CST |
Seattle, Washington artist Randy Walker work offers collectors a very unique view of the classic Kenner collection. The subjects of his water-colour art is very familiar but it is so clearly his own take. Click the link above to have a closer look at some of Randy's action figure art and head over to his Etsy page if you are interesting in owning a piece. While he currently only has two Star Wars pieces listed, he's always available for commission work. If you are an artist, or know someone else who is, and want to have your work featured here, drop us a line!
Posted by Adam on November 24, 2014 at 12:11 AM CST |
Today's Star Wars-themed design from ShirtPunch is Maul Martial Arts by StationJack, featuring a very intense-looking Darth Maul promoting his Galactic Empire-Approved Service! As always, the shirt is only available for 24 hours, so don't waste any time if you want to place your order!
2014 STAR WARS Gift Guide
Next September marks the twentieth anniversary of Hasbro's Kenner The Power Of The Force action figure collection. The line introduced a new generation of children to the wonderful world of Star Wars toys and ushered in the modern collectibles we all enjoy today. Our ever-inquisitive Probe Droid is actively searching all corners of the galaxy to find out if there is interest in products that commemorate this very significant 1995 release.
I'd be into a Hasbro The Lost Line style assortment
I'd love to see Gentle Giant make a Jumbo Kenner 1995 Luke Skywalker
I'm behind both of these ideas!
I got started in 1995, but I have no interest in such a concept.
It isn't for me.
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