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Posted by Adam on October 1, 2014 at 12:16 AM CST |
We've received a couple of store reports telling us that Kmart are currently offering some special value offer vehicle two-packs for around $15-$16.50, and while the vehicles are a few years old, you can't really complain about the price! From what we've seen so far, the packs comprise Vulture Droid/Xanadu Blood, Jedi Turbo Speeder/Plo Koon's Jedi Starfighter and Snowspeeder/Cloud Car, though your mileage may vary. Thanks to Rebelscum readers Kyle D. and Dan L. for the heads-up.
Posted by Adam on September 30, 2014 at 11:49 PM CST |
Following on from yesterday's report about more and more Star Wars Rebels product showing up in stores, Rebelscum reader Vincent P. wrote in to let us know that Rebels fever has hit Singapore, where he picked up the animated Stormtrooper at a local Toys "R" Us, adding that the store only had one of each character on the pegs. With the vehicles already out, hopefully this means that we won't have to wait much longer for the new figures!
Posted by Adam on September 30, 2014 at 12:48 AM CST |
The premiere of Star Wars Rebels is just days away and as you might expect, more and more tie-in product is making its way onto store shelves, such as the Chopper alarm clock and board games that were spotted by The Nightsister from Houston. Click on the thumbnail above for a closer look!
Posted by Adam on September 29, 2014 at 12:38 AM CST |
We've received a report from Rebelscum reader Chloe, who let us know about a Star Wars Rebels display for JAKKS Pacific's 31-inch figures that she saw at a Walmart store in West Texas, complete with The Inqiuisitor and also the animated version of the Stormtrooper! Check them out in the thumbnail above. Chloe also added that she found both the Luke and Han in Stormtrooper disguise 31-inch figures at her local Toys "R" Us in the same area.
Posted by Adam on September 25, 2014 at 11:25 PM CST |
The latest flyer from Walmart Canada features several of the newer 31-inch giant-size figures from JAKKS Pacific, including the Stormtrooper and Luke Skywalker in Stormtrooper disguise, along with the regular Darth Vader, priced at a not-so-reasonable $39.96.
Posted by Adam on September 25, 2014 at 01:38 AM CST |
Despite the publicity surrounding the launch of the Hot Wheels Star Wars collection from Mattel earlier this year, one item that seems not to have been previously announced is the Death Star Battle Blast Track System set that Rebelscum reader Todd P. found at a Toys "R" Us in Minnetonka, MN this past weekend, and it includes what appears to be an exclusive Star Wars car! Click on the thumbnails above for a closer look.
Posted by Adam on September 12, 2014 at 01:38 AM CST |
Despite yesterday's report about the latest wave of The Black Series 6-Inch line being found at Walgreens, not everyone is having the same success with those, but there are other Star Wars items to be found, both there, and elsewhere, as per the email we received from Rebelscum reader Alex B. Get the details after the jump.
Posted by Adam on September 12, 2014 at 01:18 AM CST |
Our latest store report is from an anonymous Rebelscum reader, who let us know that the figurine sets from A New Hope and Return of the Jedi that we reported on back in April have been found at the Disney Store. Click on the thumbnails above for a closer look.
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