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Posted by Chuck | February 14, 2016 at 04:33 PM ET |
Discovery Times Square reached out to Jedi Temple Archives for a special invite and to see if we would cover the Star Wars and The Power of Costume: The Exhibition being held there. So we did. The displays were simply stunning, and the path through the stunning visuals offers a close interaction with actual Star Wars costumes and props that only can be appreciated while seeing them live in person. Most of us will never get this close to these costumes again. Click through for a complete gallery of the costumes we saw, and be sure to keep it here as Discovery Times Square is going to be providing an exclusive coupon code for any of our readers who want to visit the exhibit sometime in the future. You have some time as the exhibit will be open until September 5, 2016.
The Tamashii company has released what may be the best C-3PO figure on the market to date. Before you scoff at the $400 price tag, let us tell you that we held this piece in our hands and were astounded with the scale, likeness and quality of the piece. Not only is C-3PO cast from real metal and heavy in weight, he also comes with light-up eyes, real abdomen wiring and functioning arm pistons and other gears. It's probably the most amazing C-3PO 12" scaled high-end figure to date. It's equivalent to the quality of the life-size figure from Sideshow Collectibles, but smaller and a fraction of the price. Do yourself a favor and check C-3PO out from head to toe!
Posted by Paul | February 08, 2013 at 10:23 PM ET |
Are you ready for Toy Fair? If you have been following us on Facebook, you know that the staff of JTA has made it safely into NYC and are braving the harsh Hoth-like elements (without boots no less)! Keep it here for the latest updates from Hasbro and LEGO and any other awesome Star Wars licenses we come across in the Javits Center. If you haven't yet, follow us on Facebook for up to the second updates because we're putting the latest news there first. We check in with Hasbro at 12:30 PM and our presentation begins at 1:00 PM. We will do everything possible to give you instant updates as we are able. Thank you in advance is there are some delays because of uncontrollable issues like no wi-fi, etc.
A selection of rare, interactive, and one-of-a-kind treasures from the world’s largest privately-held collection of Star Wars memorabilia will be on display at Star Wars Celebration VI as part of The Rancho Obi-Wan Experience! Click through to learn more!
Posted by Paul | February 10, 2012 at 07:20 PM ET |
Are you ready to rock n' roll!? Jedi Temple Archives have arrived in New York City. We're ready, we're pumped and so excited to see what Hasbro and the other licensees plan on showing off to us this year! We have your questions in hand and will do everything possible to address them. The big Hasbro news starts Saturday afternoon. Stick like to glue to our front page and bookmark our 2012 Toy Fair portal page so you don't miss a beat. You never know when we might post some cool surprises!
Posted by Paul | February 10, 2012 at 07:46 AM ET |
Toy Fair kicks off tomorrow and the staff at Jedi Temple Archives are in route to the Big Apple as of this posting. We have our main TF2012 portal page ready to go! You can check this page throughout the Toy Fair event to keep up with all that is happening during this informational time! News moves pretty fast and sometimes important headlines make their way down our front page pretty quickly, but we distill all the information on this page so you won't miss a thing! Look for our banner at the upper right of our page all weekend for a quick jump to our coverage! Our Facebook page will be pretty busy too so make sure you us so you can follow all the coverage!
Northeastern PA and Lehigh Valley residents always look forward to The Great Allentown Comic Con show. This year's event is extremely Star Wars heavy and special guests including Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) and Tom Kane (Yoda from The Clone Wars) will be making special appearances! Click through to find out more. And be sure to look for Jedi Temple Archives staff as we'll be attending the show as well!
Posted by Paul | October 18, 2011 at 11:48 AM ET |
Here is our New York Comic Con recap of the coverage our friends and colleagues from around the web did for the event. Click through for a complete list!
Posted by Paul | October 10, 2011 at 09:10 PM ET |
Jedi Temple Archives is attending New York Comic Con and will be posting live updates of the Hasbro presentation Friday (scheduled 5-6 PM EDT) to our Facebook page. Make sure you're connected so you don't miss a beat. We will also later be providing readers with galleries of the new product shown as well as the Hasbro presentation once it's been distributed to us.
Hallmark was on hand at SDCC with their usual assortment of merchandies, including their popular exclusive ornament set. Click through to check them out, as well as a look at the cool Star Wars Volkswagen and a peek at some cool Hasbro prototypes...
SDCC has wrapped up, but we have a few more galleries to share from the weekend. Click through for a look at the booths from DK Publishing, Mimobot, Star Wars Blueprints and Her Universe
More galleries from around the floor at SDCC! This time we have some quick looks at the Uncle Milton booth, Museum Replicas and the Star Wars on BluRay exibit...
Comic-Con starts tomorrow, and we have our coverage page up and ready to go! Tune in all week as we bring you galleries, reports, live video coverage and more! Click the banner below for a sneak peak of our SDCC portal page!
We have followed Mark to Hoth and Tatooine in the meantime, but the traveller is not yet done!
This week he’s headed for the beautiful planet of ... Naboo, where palaces are impressive and seas run through the planet core.
Will yousa liken this bombad trip? Hit the link and ship off to Naboo to find out ...
In our three week-spanning series about Star Wars tourism Mark continues his travels across the vast Galaxy.
This week he ended up on ... Hoth, where you can find frozen fields and white armor in the snow!
A cool place to hang out? Hit the link and hyperspace to Hoth to find out ...
This week we’re kicking off a three-part article series that we have baptised the “Mark goes to” reports in our Star Wars Experience section.
The “Mark goes to” articles will put the spotlight on a trend that has become increasingly popular over the last few years: Star Wars tourism!
And indeed, fans from all over the world undertake real pilgrimages to the film locations of our most favorite film epos only to get a bit nearer to that galaxy far, far away.
Such travels are best done properly prepared and that’s where Mark, to many also known as “the Autograph Bounty Hunter” comes in: he provides us with indispensable tips and tricks, do’s and don’t’s to make your trip a huge success.
This week Mark goes to ... Tatooine, where you can escape the heat in grubby Cantina’s and be all the ‘Outlander’ you like. Are you warmly welcomed on the desert planet? Hit the link, hyper-travel to Tatooine and find out ...
Posted by Paul | February 23, 2011 at 08:56 PM ET |
Posted by Paul | December 10, 2010 at 09:48 AM ET |
WARNING! SPOILERS APPLY! JTA attended the exclusive screening of The Clone Wars: Secrets Revealed in Philadelphia, PA last night. The event was awesome and we outline some of plot details of the showing as well as a rundown of all the cool swag we got! Click through for more!
Can't keep up with all of the breaking news coming in from CV and you're afraid you may miss it on our front page? Then be sure to check in daily with us on our Celebration V index page. Click HERE to see a summary of all the fantastic news! You can also click the banner below or the banner in the top right corner of our site to also access this page.
Our friends at Sandtroopers.com have some pretty cool C2E2 coverage. We recommend checking out what they discovered and who they interviewed. Click the link below to see it all!