Star Wars® Collecting News
Posted by Dustin on August 28, 2015 at 09:49 PM CST |
Here's an image of the Hasbro poster that will be distributed on Force Friday featuring Ray, Finn and Poe. Image courtesy of twitter user @StarWarsJunk!
Posted by Chris on August 28, 2015 at 08:32 PM CST |
Keep your eyes peeled if you venture into the men's shirt department at your local Walmart. There's some new Star Wars: The Force Awakens t-shirts starting to hit the racks a little early. Full gallery inside!
Posted by Dustin on August 28, 2015 at 08:26 PM CST |
Crocs have been doing Star Wars inspired designs for kids for a couple of years now, but they've just recently announced this fun furry footwear for fans shown above. Priced at $59.99 you can get more info here!
Posted by Dustin on August 28, 2015 at 07:54 PM CST |
In addition to the Hasbro RC BB-8, Sphere will be releasing their own version that appears to have quite a few more bells and whistles. This image from Joe K and the Everything BB-8 Facebook group.
Posted by Dustin on August 28, 2015 at 01:16 PM CST |
Rebelscum reader Doug W. found this super cool Design A Vinyl Stormtrooper helmet at his local Walgreens in Northern Virginia. He was unable to purchase it but wanted to share the quick photos he was able to grab of the upcoming item from Tara Toys.
Posted by Dustin on August 28, 2015 at 11:46 AM CST |
Rebelscum reader Evan C. was able to purchase these Star Wars: The Force Awakens Micromachine sets at his local Target in Wauwatosa, WI despite the street date of September 4th 2015.
Posted by Dustin on August 28, 2015 at 11:33 AM CST |
Our friend Matt Martin from StarWars.com recently sat down and interviewed Shane Turgeon, author of the popular Star Wars tattoo book, Force In The Flesh. If you have ever attended a Star Wars Celebration show, Shane is the guy who helps organize the Tattoo Pavilion where fans can get custom Star Wars tattoo's right there on the spot. He's also been a friend of ours and contributor at Rebelscum.com for over ten years now. Check out the interview right here!
Posted by Dustin on August 28, 2015 at 11:16 AM CST |
Here's a sneak peek at another Force Friday Hasbro item that has hit retail early and is now on eBay. If you cannot wait until next Friday to get one, place your bid here.
Posted by Dustin on August 28, 2015 at 10:57 AM CST |
The standard version of Turtle Beach's Sandtrooper gaming headset will be offered in the UK, Australia, and in select territories across Europe, while a limited edition Sandtrooper gaming headset will be offered only at Best Buy in the U.S. Each limited edition Sandtrooper headset will be individually numbered and include an extra set of swappable Star Wars speaker plates, truly making it something fans will want to add to their collection.
Posted by D_Martin on August 28, 2015 at 01:41 AM CST |
A new video has been released by Sideshow Collectibles showing off their upcoming Ralph McQuarrie Stormtrooper statue. Follow the link above to check it out!
Posted by D_Martin on August 28, 2015 at 01:13 AM CST |
We have one final update to The Black Series 3 3/4-inch single carded action figure section of our photo archive. Follow this link to have a closer look at the very cool #20 Jawas two pack!
Posted by Chris on August 27, 2015 at 09:07 PM CST |
Not to be outdone by its larger counterparts at the theme parks, the Disney Store will also feature a separate version of the Force Friday celebration with exclusives and activities. Full details inside!
Posted by Chris on August 27, 2015 at 01:00 PM CST |
The official Star Wars Celebration website has just announced that in addition to all 3-day tickets selling out last month, now, all Saturday Adult passes are gone. With 322 days until the event, attendance is looking extremely positive so far.
Posted by Chris on August 27, 2015 at 11:09 AM CST |
Details about Disney's own Force Friday festivities have been announced on their theme park merchandise website. Get the full rundown inside!
Posted by Dustin on August 27, 2015 at 11:07 AM CST |
Walmart will have more than 500 new Star Wars products in stores . . .
Posted by Dustin on August 27, 2015 at 10:20 AM CST |
Star Wars fan Nicholas S. scored the Hasbro Target exclusive remote control BB-8 as shown above. According to the price sheet posted yesterday this item is $79.99. You can see a video of the droid in action at the Everything BB-8 Facebook page here.
Posted by D_Martin on August 27, 2015 at 12:25 AM CST |
As our updates to The Black Series 3 3/4-inch section of our photo archive continues we move over to another figure we really like a lot. Follow this link to check out The Empire Strikes Back inspired #19 Han Solo (In Carbonite)!
Posted by Dustin on August 26, 2015 at 08:41 PM CST |
Now I gotta admit this is pretty cool. Darth Chuck notified JediTempleArchives.com about this cool new opening crawl belt that was installed at his local Target store advertising Force Friday. The big question is where is Steve Sansweet going to get a Target register for Rancho Obi-Wan?
Posted by Dustin on August 26, 2015 at 06:38 PM CST |
If you are planning on hitting up Target for all your Hasbro Star Wars needs on September 4th or 5th, then check out the price list above to get an idea of how many credits you're going to need to save up.
Posted by Dustin on August 26, 2015 at 10:54 AM CST |
I've been getting a lot of feedback from established Star Wars collectors that they are not going to be participating in any Force Friday activities. Will you be partaking in the midnight madness? Or has this massive marketing machine of "gotta have it first" finally run its course? We're interested in what our readers think. Please sound off on the subject in our comments section, we'd love to hear any and all feedback regarding this upcoming event.
Posted by Dustin on August 26, 2015 at 10:45 AM CST |
Star Wars: The Force Awakens products are set to be unveiled in the world's first-ever global live toy unboxing event. Unfolding over 18 hours in 15 cities and 12 countries. Check out the full press release in the full report!
Posted by Jay on August 26, 2015 at 08:32 AM CST |
Shane Turgeon's The Force In The Flesh Volume II is now on sale through Amazon (regularly $80). If you haven't grabbed this very cool book yet, make sure to follow the top link in this story to get your copy! You can also get an excellent box set of Volume I and II thru his website, www.theforceintheflesh.com.
Posted by D_Martin on August 26, 2015 at 01:40 AM CST |
Mattel's The Force Awakens Hot Wheels character cars have been found at a Walmart in Maplewood, MO. Click the thumbnail above to check out the images shot by Rebelscum reader Tom C and follow through for what he had to share.
Posted by D_Martin on August 26, 2015 at 01:26 AM CST |
Rebelscum reader Nick from Chantilly, VA wrote in to let us know that he found Disney Infinity 3.0 products for sale at his local Target. By the time he got there much of it was already sold but the Obi-Wan Kenobi and the Wii and PS4 sets were still there. Click the thumbnail to have a look at the image he shot before checking your local Target.
Posted by D_Martin on August 26, 2015 at 12:42 AM CST |
The latest addition to The Black Series 3 3/4-inch section of our photo archive holds a special place in many a Scummers' hearts. While Hasbro has called this character debut action figure #18 Mosep Binneed, he'll always be Marvel Jabba to us! Follow the lower link to have a closer look.
Posted by D_Martin on August 26, 2015 at 12:31 AM CST |
Even if this product isn't for everyone, we'd be remiss not to mention it for the small portion of Star Wars collectors that would consider owning Star Wars themed Macbook Keyboard Skin Vinyl Decals a life improvement. Follow this link to have a closer look at one of the most unique things we've seen pop up recently.
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