Posted by Pete | September 30, 2007 at 03:11 PM ET |
The latest newsletter from the Big Bad Toy Store
is in and it includes great stuff like Waves 5 & 6
and the Dengar mini-bust
in stock. Click here
to read the entire news letter!
Posted by Pete | September 29, 2007 at 08:33 PM ET |
has listed yet another Gentle Giant exclusive mini-bust. This time around the ANH Ben Kenobi gets the light up treatment. Advance sales start on October 11 (image to be released Oct. 4) for the 2,000 piece bust and it will retail for $59.99.
Posted by Pete | September 29, 2007 at 08:23 PM ET |
Posted by Pete | September 29, 2007 at 05:59 PM ET |
has some new images of what to expect in the first wave of 2008...check out the additions of Obi-Wan, Anakin and the Mustafar Panning Droid and then head to the forums
to voice your opinion on the wave!
Posted by Pete | September 29, 2007 at 12:21 PM ET |
Like her fellow Jedi, Secura became a general during the Clone Wars, leading clone trooper infantry on numerous campaigns in the epic conflict. During the Outer Rim Sieges, she was stationed on the colorful world of Felucia, trudging through the overgrown underbrush of the Commerce Guild planet with the valiant Star Corps clone troopers under her command.
Posted by Joris | September 28, 2007 at 09:39 PM ET |
Because of work obligations, we won't be able to see any blue skin on FACTS … Amy Allen sadly had to cancel because of other obligations. But no regrets! One Jedi will be replaced with another one: Alan Ruscoe best known as Plo Koon is planning to attend, as is Ralph Brown, better known as ace Naboo Pilot Ric Olié. Check out all the info on our FACTS Preview Page
or head to FACTS Convention
for even more info!
Posted by Chuck | September 28, 2007 at 07:38 PM ET |
polls are closed and the votes are in! Find
out which figures
will make up the final
Fan's Choice wave of Saga Legends...
Posted by Chuck | September 28, 2007 at 07:30 PM ET |
latest Q&A! is here, featuring a bit of Clone Wars news, and sadly, a no
comment on another recent rumored item...
Posted by Chuck | September 28, 2007 at 04:28 PM ET |
up in our Kotobukiya
Spotlight series is one of the coolest pieces ever coming out of Kotobukiya: the
Luke Skywalker vs. Darth Vader McQuarrie concept set. This is one massive set, made
especially for the 30th Anniversary of Star Wars
. Check out all the details in our spotlight
Posted by Chuck | September 28, 2007 at 10:01 AM ET |
SWStarTours.net) has some loose images of the new tater lineup available at Disney.
Stop by and check them out! While you are there, you can also check out the new Disney
Posted by Chuck | September 28, 2007 at 08:39 AM ET |
is the rundown of all the great new products at Brian's Toys. 30th Anniversary
Wave 6 is now in stock and we are currently filling all pre-orders! We've also
received the General Grievous Concept figure, Sideshow 12" Medicom Boba
Fett and Dejarik Holochess Set, Gentle Giant Max Rebo Band Statue and Dengar Mini-Bust! Now
we are currently taking pre-orders on the Life-Size Princess Leia Animated statue
from Gentle Giant! Get on over to Brianstoys.com and check out all the Star
Wars, Transformers, G.I. Joe, and He-Man collectibles!
Posted by Chuck | September 27, 2007 at 07:39 PM ET |
Jedi High Council sends A'Sharad Hett, Ki-Ad-Mundi, and Adi Gallia to capture bounty
hunter Aurra Sing, who has killed two Jedi on Coruscant and is the murderer of Hett's
father. The Dark Woman, Sing's former teacher, also asks to join the hunt but is
denied. Events–and the Force–lead them all to a remote jungle world,
where Hett confronts Sing in a lightsaber duel, and the Dark Woman seeks atonement
for her failure to help Sing...
Posted by Chuck | September 26, 2007 at 10:38 PM ET |
Princess Leia fans... stop by and check out a new site dealing with all things Her
Featuring Princess Leia information, cosplay, collections, hundreds of screenshots,
and interactive forums. Make sure you stop by to welcome them to the net!
Posted by Chuck | September 25, 2007 at 04:37 PM ET |
that the convention season is nearly over, it's time to add that traveling exclusive
, the Animated Yoda & R2D2 statue...
Posted by Chuck | September 25, 2007 at 04:27 PM ET |
folks at Lucasfilm really are pushing the patience of Arnie & Marjorie. Another
Gentle Giant raffle lost, a Shadow AT-AT, and a monument to all things wrong with
the world today, brought to you from Gentle Giant. All these things are discussed
this week on Star Wars Action News.....
Posted by Chuck | September 24, 2007 at 07:59 PM ET |
Urban-Collector has attained a limited quantity of Master Replicas 212th Attack Battalion
Trooper Helmet and Clone Trooper Helmet. We are able to offer this limited edition
collectible Star Wars items to you at significant savings. We offer the 212th
Attack Battlion Trooper Helmet
for $224.99 ($175 below MSRP) and the Clone
for $224.99 ($125 below MSRP). Quantities are limited. See all
our latest deals here!
Posted by Chuck | September 24, 2007 at 07:31 PM ET |
Replicas has three new scaled helmets soon-to-be available for pre-order: Commander
, and a standard
white Clone Trooper
. Pre-orders start September 26th for CS
members, and September 27th for the general public.
Posted by Chuck | September 24, 2007 at 07:16 PM ET |
looks like the new Disney Taters are available down in Mouse Land! Check out Yam
Frywalker, Princess Tater, Darth Mash and Spuda Fett! These Disney exclusives retail
for $12 each, and if you can't make it to Disney you can try ordering them at 407-33-6200.
Many thanks to KSWCC's
Cody Hampton for the Disney update!
Posted by Chuck | September 24, 2007 at 06:49 PM ET |
just finished up with a contest for a complete set of wave 4 figures, and they are
already launching into their next contest! This time around, stop by this
and read over the clues... When you think you know the answer send them
an email and you will be entered for a $40 gift certificate at Big Bad Toy Store...
It's that easy! Good luck!
Posted by Chuck | September 23, 2007 at 02:22 PM ET |
Toys is now taking pre-orders for the new line of Star Wars Vehicles coming in 2008! Place your pre-orders for the amazing AT-AP Republic Walker
and the General Grievous Starfighter. For all of our One of Each Figure Club
members, expect your Wave 5 to ship in the next week, and your wave 6 to ship by
mid-October! New this week include Disney Star Tours figures, featuring a fusion
of your favorite Disney and Star Wars characters. Also new and in-stock, Gentle
Giant Jabba the Hutt Statue, Luke Skywalker (ANH) FX Saber, and AFA graded Rodimus
Prime Alternator. Stop by brianstoys.com for more collectibles from Star Wars,
Transformers, G.I. Joe, and more!
Posted by Pete | September 22, 2007 at 12:16 AM ET |
The Saber Vault finally
has a fresh new supply Luke Skywalker (ANH) FX lightsabers in stock! Head on over and order yours before they disappear forever! While there don't forget to pick up a Yoda and Vader (ANH) FX too...Luke does need someone to train (and battle) him after all!
Posted by Pete | September 22, 2007 at 12:10 AM ET |
officially announces the "Vector" timleline that will span the entieity of 2008 and all 4 current Dark Horse titles from Knights of the Old Republic
! Click here
to read all about it!
Posted by Pete | September 21, 2007 at 11:52 PM ET |
The FX sabers are moving like hot cakes recently as everyone wants to get their hands on them before MR closes their Star Wars doors. You are sure to have picked up at least one and now is the time to get a Saber Stand
for each of your new lightsabers so they can be displayed with pride! Saber-Stand.com
had some technical difficulties a short while ago but they are still here to help you make your lightsabers display as they should...stop by today and order yours!
Posted by Pete | September 20, 2007 at 11:30 PM ET |
We just received word from the FACTS-gang that David Bowers, better known to fans as the pointy-headed Senate Chair Assistant Mas Amedda, will be attending the Ghent convention. Check out our FACTS 2007 "preview" page
for any and all details or head over to www.FACTS-convention.com
for the same and more.
Posted by Chuck | September 20, 2007 at 07:48 PM ET |
do another Gentle
update tonight, continuing with the 2007 line of mini busts. Take a look
at this perfect likeness of old Ben...
Posted by Pete | September 19, 2007 at 11:22 PM ET |
Posted by Pete | September 19, 2007 at 10:40 PM ET |
The latest newsletter from the Big Bad Toy Store
is in and it includes great stuff like TAC waves 5 & 6
due in next week while Legends waves 1-3
, Radios Controlled Droids
and even the Saga Imperial Forces
Battle Pack. Click here
to read the entire news letter!
Posted by Chuck | September 18, 2007 at 09:38 PM ET |
we bring you a new mini-feature here at JTA: Kotobukiya Spotlight, where we will showcase some
of Kotobukiya's hottest Star Wars
statues, both old and new! We'll
start off with the upcoming Yoda vs. Palpatine set, full of awesome detail! Click
here for the full report and photo gallery
Posted by Chuck | September 18, 2007 at 05:54 PM ET |
Urban-Collector has added more pre-orders for September. Included is the Master
Replicas Clone Trooper Helmet
. Below is just a sampling of whats new for September.
Visit Urban-Collector for these items and much,
Posted by Chuck | September 18, 2007 at 05:45 PM ET |
second version of Jango
Fett is our latest Gentle
update. This time around, the bounty hunter gets a completely revamped
(and awesome) pose, as well as interchangeable heads. Another fantastic addition
to this bust is the use of magnets in the head to keep it in place. Here's hoping
this trend continues in future GG mini busts that have swappable arms!
Posted by Pete | September 17, 2007 at 06:50 PM ET |
Our good pals over at the old MaxFX forums have just completed a make-over and are better than ever! As a celebration of the new look, and new name the Y2Chaos Forums
are giving away a complete set of TAC wave 4 ...McQuarrie Vader and Holiday Fett included! Just click here
to check the contest out. You don't need to be a forum member to enter but if you do join you are sure to enjoy the community!
Posted by Pete | September 17, 2007 at 06:45 PM ET |
Posted by Pete | September 17, 2007 at 06:43 PM ET |
has some great Special going on including deals for Sideshow stuff, the new Battle Pack repacks, Disney merchandise and more! They also have pre-orders added for the Concept Grievous, new vehicles like the AT-AP, and way too much to list on the front page! Click here
to read the entire news letter!
Posted by Pete | September 16, 2007 at 10:03 AM ET |
I had the chance to stop in the Times Square TRU yesterday and I stumbled upon the repacked Jedi vs. Sith and Jedi vs. Darth Sidious Battle Packs. I must have been so excited that I took pics of just one of them (twice) instead of both...check it out below!
Posted by Chuck | September 15, 2007 at 04:00 PM ET |
week at Brian's toys, we've received our 30th Anniversary Saga Legends
Droid Wave with Biker Scout and several AFA Graded Exclusives such as the Shadow
Scout with Speeder Bike. The Darth Vader McQuarrie Concept is finally available
for purchasing. For G.I. Joe we are now taking pre-orders for the 2nd version
of the Cobras 5-Pack. Check out www.brianstoys.com
more featured products!
Posted by Chuck | September 14, 2007 at 07:41 PM ET |
taking a look back at one of the online Celebration IV exclusives tonight: The .45
scale Wedge Antilles Helmet from Master Replicas
limited to only 1500. Take a closer look at the details in the guide below...
Posted by Chuck | September 14, 2007 at 07:02 PM ET |
time for another Hasbro
Q&A! Click through to find out all the latest details, including confirmation
of an upcoming Legacy Comic 2-pack...
Posted by Pete | September 13, 2007 at 10:10 PM ET |
So, You spent your hard earned money on the DVD, got caught up in the hype, and now you watched it. The Force Among Us - Live
wants you to hear from YOU! Click here
to read the whole scoop!
Posted by Pete | September 13, 2007 at 10:04 PM ET |
Posted by Pete | September 12, 2007 at 09:27 PM ET |
The Star Wars Shop
joins the circus! Head on over to pick up the band new "Sith Circus" poster inspired by the original Style "D" from 1978 (reproduction also available). Or, pick up both display together and Hyperspace members will also receive a Concept Sketch Print - limited to just 500!
Posted by Pete | September 12, 2007 at 07:47 PM ET |
We continue to catch up with the Animated Maquettes in our Gentle Giant
Visual Guide with the addition of the C-3PO and Jawa! Click the thumbnail to check him out!
Posted by Pete | September 12, 2007 at 06:34 PM ET |
The latest newsletter from the Big Bad Toy Store
is in they are running their fantastic 20% off sale again. Head over to check it out and don't forget to pick up some new Star Wars favorites like the Koto Yoda vs. Palpatine
, the Sideshow Palpatine 2-pack
or Holochess Set
and the new 2008 Star Wars Section
! Click here
to read the entire news letter!
Posted by Chuck | September 11, 2007 at 12:45 PM ET |
on over to our Gentle
guide as we drop another one of the cool Animated Statues in the Visual
Posted by Chuck | September 10, 2007 at 12:33 PM ET |
to know what's going on in a specific area of Star Wars
news? Check out our new Topics
, where you can view the last 15 JTA articles from your favorite areas of
the site! You can tune in to all our latest Visual
, or check out only the latest
. You can
find our Topics
in our features menu whenever you want to
access it... Just another way to sort your favorite news here at JTA!
Posted by Chuck | September 10, 2007 at 07:21 AM ET |
not officially a McQuarrie Concept figure, the last in the series of concept figures
is now listed at
This SWS exclusive is currently in stock and ready to order!
Posted by Chuck | September 10, 2007 at 07:02 AM ET |
might not be Star Wars news, but it's close enough! It looks like the long awaited
Indy IV film has a new title: Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull.
all about it in the official
... and, StarWarsShop.com
already has the
first piece of merchandise available, an exclusive
Posted by Pete | September 09, 2007 at 09:39 PM ET |
Urban-Collector has a ton of new Arrivals and September Pre-Orders. Our Star Wars pre-order is none other than the Luke Skywalker V2 Lightsaber
by Master Replicas. Visit Urban-Collector.com for this item and much, much more.
Posted by Pete | September 09, 2007 at 09:33 PM ET |
This past weekend we headed down to the Baltimore Comic Con as the offering of the 5th Gentle Giant Clone Commander mini-bust had us all wanting to check out the show! Head on over to our Star Wars Experience
coverage of the show to read all about the great time in Baltimore.
Posted by Pete | September 08, 2007 at 10:28 PM ET |
Here is what's NEW at Brian's Toys
: Our homepage! We completely re-designed our homepage and we invite everyone to check it out! For what we have in stock, we've added vintage comic books for our new division 1st Appearance Comics. Gentle Giant Boba Fett Holiday Special, Vader Lego, and Stormtrooper Lego statues are now available. We even have the unreleased Wave 2 of the Saga Collection Cantina Scenes now for sale! For G.I. Joe fans, we are still taking pre-orders on 25th Anniversary Wave 2 and Wave 3. For more of our outstanding selection of collectible toys or to see our new design, head on over to www. brianstoys.com
Posted by Chuck | September 08, 2007 at 11:41 AM ET |
- Here is another big update from http://www.bigbadtoystore.com about
more exciting new preorders and a ton of new arrivals from the last week
Posted by Chuck | September 07, 2007 at 10:43 PM ET |
Giant has updated their site with a few new final product images. You can now check
out the Tusken
Raider Mini Bust
Maul with Bloodfin Statue
. Both of these will be available in Jan. 2008.
Posted by Pete | September 07, 2007 at 09:22 PM ET |
We want your votes
! Phase 1 is now complete; Star Wars collector-fan sites around the Web have told Hasbro which characters they want to see brought back as Saga Legends in ‘08. Now Hasbro’s asking the fans to place a final vote for their favorite 3-3/4" figures that they want to see as part of the final Saga Legends wave in Spring 2008! Click here
for the rundown or the image below cast your vote.
Posted by Pete | September 06, 2007 at 09:14 PM ET |
wants to drop a quick one to let you all know about our Pay Pal offer. This offer wont last long so if you want to place an order make it sooner, rather than later. Any in-stock items ordered and paid for with Pay Pal will recieve 10% OFF! Read more about it right here
Posted by Chuck | September 06, 2007 at 11:00 AM ET |
the day to pick up the Palpatine/Sidious
. Pre-orders start at 1PM EST...
Posted by Chuck | September 05, 2007 at 03:31 PM ET |
has been a very big week for Star Wars. First, during the last weekend in August
there was the Toronto Fan Expo with Jake Lloyd, Daniel Logan, and Temura Morrison,
plus others, all attending. Star Wars Action News staff member Jason was there and
brings us his first-hand report of his first experience going north of the border.
Then during Labor Day weekend, Marjorie and Arnie went south to Georgia for the much
hyped DragonCon, with some Star Wars guests, authors, and body paint. This was their
first trip to DragonCon, and if you were thinking of going they let you know what
Posted by Joris | September 04, 2007 at 11:18 PM ET |
It is just about a month off but it is never too soon to start to make your plans to head over to Ghent, Belgium for the annual FACTS Convention! What's happening this year? Just click here
for an early run-down and keep checking back for more as guests and information is added!
Posted by Chuck | September 04, 2007 at 10:06 PM ET |
their line of verses style kits, Kotobukiya has announced Yoda vs. Darth Sidious!
Read the full
and check out the detailed images at SW.com
Posted by Chuck | September 04, 2007 at 09:57 PM ET |
out the preview gallery at Sideshow Collectibles of the upcoming Palpatine/Sidious
. Impressive.... Most Impressive! Pre-orders start September 6th at 1PM
EST. Don't forget, you need to be a newsletter
subscriber and have an account
place that order!
Posted by Chuck | September 04, 2007 at 09:28 PM ET |
we round out the vintage section in the 30th
Anniversary Collection Visual Guide
... Click below for the newly styled Imperial Stormtrooper (Hoth Battle Gear)!
Posted by Chuck | September 04, 2007 at 05:50 PM ET |
looks like the latest round of Star Tours figures are now hitting the disney pegs.
KSWCC's man at mouseland (Cody) wanted to share his recent find. Take a look at the
figures below... Thanks Cody!
Posted by Chuck | September 03, 2007 at 08:42 PM ET |
special promotion for the upcoming Dengar Bust is available for
one more week. We are offering a 25% off coupon good against the
low pre-sale price of $39.99. This deal allows Star Wars fans to acquire this piece
for $29.99. Go to Dengar
bust and use coupon code: ucsw0910
Coupon is valid through September 10th,
has a ton of new pre-order and in-stock merchandise...
Posted by Chuck | September 02, 2007 at 07:49 AM ET |
the 30th Anniversary of the greatest saga of our time with a galactic gala: featuring
costume contests, video & trivia games,
photo opportunities, daily film screenings and much much more. All the details here
Posted by Chuck | September 01, 2007 at 12:11 PM ET |
repaints, and retools, OH MY!
Just how often does Hasbro reuse old molds anyway?
Check out our latest Special Report: Hasbro's Repack & Repaint Index. An index that
will let you track a figures repack history, backwards AND forwards...
Posted by Chuck | September 01, 2007 at 11:55 AM ET |
30th Anniversary Visual Guide exclusives section gets the Visual Guide treatment
today. Check out R2-KT, the special Hasbro exclusive celebrating the life of Katie
. Together with Lucasfilm, Hasbro donated $100,000 to Make-a-Wish
in Katie's memory...
Posted by Chuck | September 01, 2007 at 09:15 AM ET |
of 30th Anniversary Basic Carded Wave 4 are finally in-stock at Brian's
. Hurry and
make your purchase before they run out! We also have new pre-orders up for Master
Replicas Life-Size Boba Fett Helmet and Gentle Giant Mini-Busts of Admiral Ackbar,
Snowtroopers, and Queen Amidala. Venture on over to Brianstoys.com for more collectible
toys from Star Wars, Transformers, G.I. Joe, and Masters of the Universe.
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