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The Kylo Ren [Unmasked] Celebration Europe exclusive has exceeded our expectations. Find out why many collectors are going to be ticked if they cannot secure THIS version of him by the time all is said and done. It's the focus of our Research Droids Reviews. Be sure to leave your own thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even leave comments about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your own personal review requests via email if you'd like to see something that we didn't cover yet.

Kylo Ren [Unmasked]

The San Diego Comic Con exclusive Obi-Wan Kenobi is our next Visual Guide update! Click below to a fully detailed look at this 6 Inch figure. Don't forget to also check out our comprehensive review of this figure right here!

Ob-Wan Kenobi - The Black Series Exclusive

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Posted by Chuck | July 29, 2016 at 07:26 PM ET |

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Tamashi Nations has just revealed two more figures for the S.H. Figuarts line: an Episode II Battle Droid (with interchangeable C-3PO head) and a Phase II Clone Trooper. I don't know, something looks off on that Clone Trooper. Special thanks to JTA reader Handsome C. for the alert!

   

Review: Obi-Wan Kenobi - TBS6 [P3] - SDCC Exclusive

Posted by Paul | July 29, 2016 at 12:05 AM ET |

Let's continue looking at Hasbro's The Black Series 6" convention exclusives! You saw JTA break the news of his imminent release before Toy Fair this year, and now he is finally available for the taking as a San Diego Comic Con exclusive. Check out the divine Obi-Wan Kenobi figure. Unlike Sergeant Jyn Erso, Obi-Wan Kenobi is actually almost perfect. (We still think the basic release should come with all of these accessories and cost the same price.) See why this is a must-have figure in our Research Droids Reviews. Be sure to leave your own thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even leave comments about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your own personal review requests via email if you'd like to see something that we didn't cover yet.

Obi-Wan Kenobi

Sponsor Announcement: NJ Toys And Collectibles

Posted by Paul | July 28, 2016 at 09:54 PM ET |

Check out the latest from JTA sponsor NJ Toys And Collectibles. Pre-order the newly revealed Astromech 6-pack from Entertainment Earth!!

As you know from our report a couple of days ago, the Toys R Us exclusive R2-A3/R5-K6/R2-F2 Astromech 3-Pack is beginning to arrive on doorsteps. We received ours and we have a very rough template of the photo gallery and collector notes for you to check out now. But be sure to come back for the completed review on August 2nd.

The first figure from Rogue One is here for a hands-on look! Click below to check out our Visual Guide of the San Diego Comic Con exclusive Sergeant Jyn Erso. We've also provide a fully detailed review of this figure right here.

Sergeant Jyn Erso - The Black Series Exclusive

Sponsor Announcement: Big Bad Toy Store

Posted by Chuck | July 28, 2016 at 06:34 PM ET |

Click through for a look at the latest new arrivals from JTA sponsor Big Bad Toy Store...

Big Bad Toy Store

Review: Sergeant Jyn Erso - TBS6 [P3] - SDCC Exclusive

Posted by Paul | July 28, 2016 at 12:10 AM ET |

Here we go! The reviews are here for the TBS6 convention exclusives! Sergeant Jyn Erso is a figure we had extremely high hopes for, but devastatingly, the action figure disappoints. Hasbro has a major factory issue on their hands that's truly plaguing the line. And Sergeant Jyn Erso is the next victim in line. The TBS6 figures are typically without exception phenomenally tooled sculpts. But they're "ruined" thanks to horrid and inaccurate facial paint operations. What's more, for $20+ per figure, we're going to have to demand a higher level of quality for them. Sorry Hasbro. See more in our Research Droids Reviews. Be sure to leave your own thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even leave comments about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your own personal review requests via email if you'd like to see something that we didn't cover yet.

Sergeant Jyn Erso

Huge Star Wars Sale At JTA Sponsor Dorkside Toys!

Posted by Paul | July 27, 2016 at 05:26 PM ET |

There's a HUGE sale at JTA sponsor Dorkside Toys happening RIGHT NOW! The Force Awakens 3.75" action figures are starting at $1.79 each and almost all the The Black Series 6" figures are on sale too (like $11 and $12 each on sale). What's more, FO Snowtrooper and FO Flametrooper 4-packs are $29.99 too! There are some really amazing deals! Hurry before they're all gone!

Legendary Yoda Hits All Time Low?

Posted by Paul | July 27, 2016 at 08:44 AM ET |

JTA reader Erik T. sends us a report that the Legendary Yoda electronic figure which had an MSRP of $149.99 can now be found at select Walmarts for a mere $15. proof attached. This store is in Northern California.

    

Hasbro Convention Exclusives At Hasbro Toy Shop: A History

Posted by Paul | July 27, 2016 at 07:30 AM ET |

Our friends at Yakface.com have put together a fantastic article on the history of various Hasbro convention at Hasbro Toy Shop. The article goes over what the exclusives were, what time they went up for sale and a couple other of painful tidbits (if you can handle the flashbacks. Definitely check it out!

Review: Han Solo (Flight To Alderaan) - SW [S - P3] - '03 #27

Posted by Paul | July 27, 2016 at 12:35 AM ET |

Another figure that beat us into repack submission was Han Solo (Flight To Alderaan). A good figure, it just didn't need to be released a bazillion times in the early to mid 2000s. See more in our Research Droids Reviews. Be sure to leave your own thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even leave comments about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your own personal review requests via email if you'd like to see something that we didn't cover yet.

Han Solo (Flight To Alderaan)

JTA reader and Marc M. received his Astromehch 3-Pack from ToysRUs.com, but sadly they arrived damaged. Click through for his report.

    

Takodana Encounter Found On Clearance At Walmart In More Areas

Posted by Paul | July 26, 2016 at 09:35 PM ET |

JTA reader and friend Martin M. has found the Takodana Encounter set on clearance. Click through for his report.

Hot Toys 1/6 Scale Death Star Gunner Preview

Posted by Chuck | July 26, 2016 at 04:56 PM ET |

Sideshow is previeiwing the new Hot Toys Death Star Gunner Sixth Scale figure. Click below for a bigger look!

Hurry! TRU Exclusive TBS6 Astromech BACK IN STOCK!

Posted by Paul | July 26, 2016 at 04:36 PM ET |

The Toys R Us Astromech 3-pack is BACK IN STOCK and SHIPPING! We unfortunately had to get this news from bmales01 whom I will not graciously thank. Here is the ordering link Hurry before they're gone!

UPDATE: Gone!

All Three (3) Convention Exclusives Now Added To RDRs

Posted by Paul | July 26, 2016 at 11:22 AM ET |

We now have early/rough drafts of all three The Black Series [Phase III] 6" convention exclusives in our Research Droids Reviews database. The review portions are coming soon. In the meantime, check out photo galleries and collector notes on Sergeant Jyn Erso, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Kylo Ren [Unmasked].

Sergeant Jyn Erso Obi-Wan Kenobi Kylo Ren [Unmasked]

One Little Two Little Three Little Zuvios....

Posted by Paul | July 26, 2016 at 09:18 AM ET |

You think you have it bad when it come to Zuvio? In Hamleys in London, there are 55 Constable Zuvio 3.75" figures and they are £15 each (that's $19.69 American dollars).

Hasbro Exclusives To Go On Sale August 9th

Posted by Chuck | July 26, 2016 at 07:36 AM ET |

Hasbro Toy Shop has posted that the CE3 and SDCC exclusives will be available for sale on Tuesday, August 9th. No time was listed, so it looks like it will be a refresh-a-thon. Thanks to all our readers who wrote in to let us know it was posted! Hasbro posted this FAQ:

When will the Comic Con exclusives be available on the site? Although subject to change, we are planning on having the Convention Exclusives available to order on Tuesday, August 9th.The product will be located in the EXCLUSIVES category. No phone orders will be accepted. All Convention Exclusives are excluded from any promotions and discounts.

What will the limits be for the figures? The limits will be the same at the show and on the site once they go live. These limits are per person and per household.

Can I get on a waiting list for Comic Con items? No, HasbroToyShop.com does not have a waiting list for any items including Comic Con items.

Can I preorder Comic Con items? No. We will not be preselling the Comic Con items.

UPDATE: After playing with some URL combinations I found the EXCLUSIVES category, which is currently NOT listed on the site.

Probably the last figure any of us wanted to see repacked in 2003 was Princess Leia Organa (Imperial Captive). These confusing repacked figures were mixed with with some great new figures. Learn more in our Research Droids Reviews. Be sure to leave your own thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even leave comments about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your own personal review requests via email if you'd like to see something that we didn't cover yet.

Princess Leia Organa (Imperial Captive)

The reviews are coming soon, but you can check out Photo Galleries and Collector Notes in our RDRs for both Sergeant Jyn Erso and Obi-Wan Kenobi that were this year's Hasbro San Diego Comic Con exclusives. Kylo Ren (Unmasked) is coming soon!

Sergeant Jyn Erso

Obi-Wan Kenobi

Hasbro Toy Shop To Post When TBS6 Exclusives Go On Sale

Posted by Paul | July 25, 2016 at 06:17 PM ET |

Our friends at Yakface.com are reporting that Hasbro Toy Shop will be announcing when their exclusives will go up for sale tomorrow. Stay tuned for more!

Is Constable Zuvio The "TPM 3D" Of 2015?

Posted by Paul | July 25, 2016 at 05:21 PM ET |

So, we know from conversations at SDCC that Hasbro is well aware of distribution issues. But we want to know what they are going to do about it. The image below accurately illustrates the state of what so many stores look like right now, and now that we know the line look isn't changing, it's unlikely the assortment numbers will change either. If assortment numbers don't change, then this means that new products will be instantly blocked until this old product moves out. Do you see the awful vicious cycle folks? Anyone? Anyone?

Galactic Heroes Ghost Found At Toys R Us!

Posted by Paul | July 25, 2016 at 05:14 PM ET |

JTA reader Matthew Z. found the Ghost Galactic Heroes vehicle at his local Toys R Us today in Louisville, KY.

TRU Exclusive TBS6 Astromech 3-Pack Now Shipping!

Posted by Paul | July 25, 2016 at 01:59 PM ET |

The Toys R Us Astromech 3-pack is now SHIPPING as we've received confirmation from many of our readers! Here is the ordering link, but it is currently out of stock at the moment. Keep checking this link!

Review: Darth Maul (Theed Hangar Duel) - SW [S - P3] - '03 #25

Posted by Paul | July 25, 2016 at 12:15 AM ET |

Hasbro added some of their older action figures seamlessly into the Star Wars "Saga" line. Darth Maul (Theed Hangar Duel) was one of them. Check it out in our Research Droids Reviews. Be sure to leave your own thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even leave comments about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your own personal review requests via email if you'd like to see something that we didn't cover yet.

Darth Maul (Theed Hangar Duel)

Sponsor Announcement: NJ Toys And Collectibles

Posted by Paul | July 24, 2016 at 09:24 PM ET |

Check out the latest from JTA sponsor NJ Toys And Collectibles. Pre-order the newly revealed Astromech 6-pack from Entertainment Earth!!

Review: Darth Vader [Anakin Skywalker] - TAC - Saga Legends

Posted by Paul | July 24, 2016 at 12:40 AM ET |

The very first Saga Legends line in 2007 was for the most part a collector's dream come true. Hasbro packed some good choices into the line. Darth Vader [Anakin Skywalker] wasn't really one of them. Learn more in our Research Droids Reviews. Be sure to leave your own thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even leave comments about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your own personal review requests via email if you'd like to see something that we didn't cover yet.

Darth Vader [Anakin Skywalker]

Sponsor Announcement: Dorkside Toys

Posted by Paul | July 23, 2016 at 10:28 PM ET |

Click through for the latest from JTA sponsor Dorkside Toys!

TBS6 Han Solo (TFA) Running Change Improvement Coming?

Posted by Paul | July 23, 2016 at 08:24 PM ET |

You know about the enhancements made to The Black Series 6" Princess Leia Organa figure. But did you know that Hasbro Design Director appears to have teased a supposed and upcoming running change to Han Solo (TFA)? We don't know much more than that, but check out the enhancement made to this figure as well.

Review: Chewbacca - TAC - Saga Legends

Posted by Paul | July 23, 2016 at 12:25 AM ET |

The very first Saga Legends line in 2007 was for the most part a collector's dream come true. Hasbro packed some good choices into the line. Chewbacca was an OK choice. Learn more in our Research Droids Reviews. Be sure to leave your own thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even leave comments about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your own personal review requests via email if you'd like to see something that we didn't cover yet.

Chewbacca

Even MORE Rogue One Figures Revealed On Convention Floor!

Posted by Paul | July 22, 2016 at 05:31 PM ET |

Site ToyArk.com has a full gallery of showroom photos including unannounced Rogue One figures. Check them out!

And The "Winner" Is.... Jaina Solo!

Posted by Paul | July 22, 2016 at 05:25 PM ET |

In case you haven't heard, there were over 40,000 cheating votes that ultimately pushed Jaina Solo through to the top spot

There is a Darth Vader (Emperor's Wrath) Mini Bust coming from Gentle Giant Ltd.

Here are the official PRESS IMAGES for the newly revealed The Black Series 6" figures. It's not a bad reveal. The only glaring omission is the Gamorrean Guard. Hopefully it will be revealed at NYCC.!

    
    

Head To Our Facebook Page Now For All Of The Reveals!

Posted by Paul | July 22, 2016 at 03:11 PM ET |

Head to our Facebook page now for the latest Hasbro revealed images!

Rey (Resistance Base) IN STOCK AT HasbroToyShop.com!

Posted by Paul | July 22, 2016 at 02:52 PM ET |

Rey (Resistance Base) in IN STOCK at HasbroToyShop.com! Special thanks to JTA reader Justin C. for the alert!

Sponsor Announcement: Brian's Toys

Posted by Chuck | July 22, 2016 at 02:24 PM ET |

Back in stock now - First Order Stormtrooper Helmets from Anovos! Shop new licensed artwork from Acme Archives & new AFA graded Star Wars listings. Visit Brian's Toys newsletter to bid on  NO RESERVE eBay auctions.

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