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New Generous Discount Coupon!

Posted by Paul | September 17, 2014 at 10:17 PM EDT |

With special thanks to JTA Michael W., use promo code SUPER20 to get 20% off action figures at, plus get free shipping on orders over $50! Michael used the code to get four six inch Black Series Clone Troopers and a six inch Black Series Anakin Skywalker for $15.99 plus tax as well as two Black Series Deluxe Speeder Bike Vehicle With Biker Scout sets for $27.99. Hurry, these army builders won't last long at this price.

Not All Experiences At Are Terrible....

Posted by Paul | September 17, 2014 at 08:31 PM EDT |

Not all experiences are horrific. JTA reader Qlie asked us to share his experience. The only thing is that this is a gamble. I have had pleasant experiences too. But you have to remember that are not collectors packing for collectors. Click through for more.

Another Hunk Of Junk: The Titan X-wing Goes Electronic

Posted by Paul | September 16, 2014 at 10:52 PM EDT |

JTA reader Corey Y. writes in to let us know that Sam's Club is offering the Titan X-wing vehicle with an electronics feature. Click through for more.

HTS Lowers MSRP Of The Black Series 6-inch Deluxe Sets $5

Posted by Paul | September 15, 2014 at 08:14 PM EDT |

Here is something you don't see everyday. has The Black Series Jabba The Hutt and Biker Scout With Speeder Biker Deluxe sets up for pre-order for $34.99 each, not $39.99 each. This is an interesting turn of events indeed.

Toys R Us Exclusive Battle of Endor Pack Discounted Online

Posted by Chuck | September 13, 2014 at 12:13 PM EDT |

This was a matter of time! discounts their huge Battle on Endor Pack down to $79.99. Click here if this new price falls into your must buy range! Thanks JTA reader Darth_turtle for the heads up! has released a video interviewing Hasbro designers on how they made The Black Series 6" Deluxe Biker Scout & Speeder Bike. Check it out!

Price Hikes Already On The Garbage

Posted by Paul | September 10, 2014 at 08:18 PM EDT |

The item that you don't want for $39.99 is still the same item you don't want but is now $44.99. The Hero Series X-wing Fighter just obtained a price increase. We don't know if this is a universal mark-up, but it's laughable at best. Let the aisles clog like a blocked artery.... NOW! Special thanks to Darth Turtle for the laughable news.

The Black Series Wave 5 On Amazon For $10.99 and Ships in Days

Posted by Chuck | September 07, 2014 at 12:14 PM EDT |

Order on Amazon for $10.99! Get them while you can! Ship date is Sept. 13th!

Jedi Insider Reveals Holographic Obi-Wan Kenobi Blind Packaged Figure

Posted by Paul | September 05, 2014 at 11:12 AM EDT |

Site reveals the secret pack-in figure to the Jedi Reveal Toys R Us exclusive: Holographic Obi-Wan Kenobi. Check it out!

The Black Series Specific Reset For Both Scales At Toys R Us Imminent?

Posted by Paul | September 05, 2014 at 10:38 AM EDT |

Not satisfied with what your local Toys R Us has in stock as far as The Black Series is concerned? We received an inside tip that may just change all of that.... click through for more!

All Has Been Revealed: Jedi Reveal Photographic Proof

Posted by Paul | September 04, 2014 at 08:30 AM EDT |

Just a little while ago, we brought to your attention a listing on the Canadian website a product entitled Jedi Reveal. The crew at AllSpark have photographic evidence of the set. Check it out! It has blind packaging!

UPDATE: Blind-boxed figure is a holographic Obi-Wan Kenobi

New Products Added To!

Posted by Paul | September 03, 2014 at 01:55 PM EDT | has added a lot of new products. Special thanks to JTA readers Michael W. and Les Dudis for the alerts. Use discount code 10HTSDISC for 10% off per studly dudly. Check it all out!

Thinking of Using Hasbro Returns? Think Again...

Posted by Chuck | August 29, 2014 at 10:39 AM EDT |

If you are thinking about returning something directly through Hasbro returns, JTA reader Tony has a cautionary tale that will make you reconsider... Click through for his experience with Hasbro's Consumer Affairs!

Running Change TBS 41st Elite Corps Clone Trooper Coming To USA?

Posted by Paul | August 28, 2014 at 10:29 PM EDT |

Our friends at are reporting that USA collectors may very well see the running change of the 41st Elite Corps Clone Trooper in the future. Click through for their report on this.

Our friends at reveal future case breakdowns of upcoming assortments of The Black Series 3.75", 6" and Saga Legends line.... and other stuff. Click through to see what's coming!!

UPDATE: Deluxe-Sized Mission Series Set Listing Removed!

Posted by Paul | August 28, 2014 at 09:43 PM EDT |

Toys R Us Canada online has listed something called Jedi Reveal Mission Series Pack. While it could be something we have already seen before, we're inclined to say "no" because it retails for $19.99 which makes us believe it's a format outside of the standard Mission Series line. Time will obviously reveal all, but take a look at more of the details of what might be coming. (Product pictures not shown.) Special thanks to JTA reader Ken for the alert.

UPDATE: Interesting! This listing has been removed from Canada's website!

Quality Control Issues Abound!

Posted by Paul | August 28, 2014 at 09:28 PM EDT |

Niko from Staten Isalnd NY encourages fellow collectors to carefully check over all the Star Wars products you consider buying. Check out what he had to say....

What's Wrong In This Picture?

Posted by Paul | August 28, 2014 at 09:19 PM EDT |

Here is a fun post. It's a game. Can you see what's wrong with this picture by clicking through? If you're a smartypants and see it right away, try not to ruin it for the rest of the class. Special thanks to legofan1227 for the image.

The Hills Are Alive With The Sound Of Star Wars....

Posted by Paul | August 28, 2014 at 09:04 PM EDT |

We have readers in Austria too? (We're honored!) JTA reader holyQ sends us a very eager report from his homeland of Austria because apparently very little Hasbro Star Wars stuff makes its way there. Click through for his report! Doe, a deer, a female deer....

Found! Star Wars: Rebels Vehicles And Other Things Hit Retail!

Posted by Paul | August 28, 2014 at 08:55 PM EDT |

Found! The first products (that we care about at least) from the Star Wars: Rebels line have hit retail. Corey from the Wolfpack Podcast Facebook page worked up a quick video to show you what he's found. The priducts hails from Nevada, CA. (Is that even a real place?) :) Click though for more!

The Black Series 6-inch Boba Fett Pre-order At HTS!

Posted by Paul | August 28, 2014 at 08:51 PM EDT |

In case you still need it, The Black Series 6" Boba Fett can be pre-ordered at for $19.99. Special thanks to JTA reader Michael W. for the alert!

With special thanks to JTA reader Commander Joe276 for alerting us, The Black Series 6-inch Stormtrooper is in stock at as of this post. I wonder if the one per lifetime limit is still in effect?

New "Deluxe" Sized Mission Series Set Uncovered?

Posted by Paul | August 24, 2014 at 01:18 PM EDT |

Toys R Us Canada online has listed something called Jedi Reveal Mission Series Pack. While it could be something we have already seen before, we're inclined to say "no" because it retails for $19.99 which makes us believe it's a format outside of the standard Mission Series line. Time will obviously reveal all, but take a look at more of the details of what might be coming. (Product pictures not shown.) Special thanks to JTA reader Ken for the alert.

The Black Series 6-inch Clone Trooper $22.99 Pre-order

Posted by Paul | August 22, 2014 at 06:44 PM EDT |

Pre-order The Black Series 6" Clone Trooper on for $22.99 right now! has both Boba Fett and Stormtrooper Six Inch figures for a reasonable price (for now). If you are still needing these and haven't had luck at retail this might be a good time to secure them! Click the images below for direct links.

Based on what Hasbro revealed/let slip at New York Toy Fair this past February, the anticipation was very high and cautious optimism was felt by the collecting community for what Hasbro would reveal at San Diego Comic Con. But after the presentation ended, most of us felt that we didn’t need new underwear. I will be the first to admit that. Despite not losing bodily control, I still however was pleasantly surprised by what Hasbro offered. A ton of rumors that had been floating through the air were finally confirmed. And as I began to think why I didn’t do happy dances like I did in the past (most notably SDCC 2009), I realized that all of the rumors JTA has posted may have made us all (that’s us included just to clarify) have unrealistically high expectations. So, I decided to mill through the news archives at JTA to see just where we’re at with the rumor lists and break down where we are with Hasbro: the rumored versus the confirmed, to see how many are still outstanding. Click through for more.

Your truly has been "stalking" a local Walmart since about November 2012. It was one of the biggest victims of what collectors "un-affectionately" hail as "The Debacle of 2012". In the summer of 2013, it did receive the inaugural wave of The Black Series, which many figures from that wave sat and rotted for years, along with the Saga Legends wave 1. Just yesterday, for the first time ever, this particular location received a "new" case of wave 3. And would believe they rang up for $7.00 each (on clearance). If anyone thinks that "big box" retail should still have the right to sell these figures, well, I frankly don't know what to say to you. This is an extreme example, but it's not like other locations are rolling in a fantastic selection of the figures I want anyway. Click through for more.

SDCC Exclusive Jabba The Hutt's Throne Room Sets Arriving Non-Mint

Posted by Paul | August 17, 2014 at 07:22 PM EDT |

We have been receiving unhappy reports from readers that Hasbro Toy Shop is haphazardly shipping out the SDCC Jabba The Hutt's Throne Room in boxes that are much too big and contain very little supporting packaging materials. JTA reader Mike C. sends us proof that these aren't arriving in mint condition. But I am not sure if any of us expected that they would. Click through for a closer look.

Star Wars Rebels Mission Series Hits Amazon

Posted by Chuck | August 16, 2014 at 09:24 AM EDT |

The latest Mission Series sets have hit Amazon for pre-order. These are available to ship October 23. Click the images below to have a detailed look at each set. Thanks again to JTA reader Michael for alerting us!


SDCC Jabba Back In Stock at Hasbro Toy Shop!

Posted by Paul | August 14, 2014 at 01:04 PM EDT | has the SDCC exclusive Jabba the Hutt's Throne Room Set up! Get it while you can! A big thanks to everyone who wrote in with this alert for the SECOND time!

The Black Series Battle On Endor Set On

Posted by Chuck | August 12, 2014 at 11:30 AM EDT |

If you want this set and haven't found it at brick-and-mortar (and don't want to resort to eBay), has it up for order. Same price as retail and free standard shipping. Thanks Tray for the heads up!

eBay Auction The Black Series Set Deal!

Posted by Chuck | August 12, 2014 at 11:08 AM EDT |

This is a pretty good deal, especially if you are looking for these sets still. Check out what you can get in thie eBay auction set deal... Thank you JTA reader Cody for alerting us to this deal!

The Black Series Wave 5 IN STOCK At Entertainment Earth!

Posted by Paul | August 11, 2014 at 11:13 AM EDT |

Wow! The Black Series wave 5 is IN STOCK at Entertainment Earth! This particular case isn't that great (because of the case ratio), but at least you get all four new figures from it including the stunning and stellaer Darth vader #26 figure. If you need a close look at these figures, don't forget JTA provided the web with the first complete look at them, so check them out HERE for more information!

Walmart Plan-O-Gram Revealed

Posted by Paul | August 09, 2014 at 09:57 PM EDT |

JTA reader and friend Jamie D. from Canada snaps pictures of Walmart's upcoming reset. See way up close what their plans are! Click through for more!

Hasbro Toy Shop Processing SDCC Exclusive Jabba's Throne Room Sets

Posted by Paul | August 08, 2014 at 07:29 PM EDT |

For those of you who were successful in securing The Black Series Jabba The Hutt's Throne Room SDCC exclusive from, keep an eye on your credit cards. We have received reports that orders are charging and are awaiting shipping notices, likely to arrive on the 11th.

New The Black Series 3.75" Figures Part Of TARGET Reset!

Posted by Paul | August 05, 2014 at 10:25 PM EDT |

Most of us know that a reset is happening, but we have just learned from an insider that new 3.75" The Black Series figures are due and part of the reset as well. If anyone comes across these new figures, please let us know ASAP. Thank you!

TBS6 Jabba And Speeder Bike With Biker Scout Listed With Lower MSRP

Posted by Paul | August 04, 2014 at 03:24 PM EDT |

JTA reader Michael W. alerts us that has updated many Star Wars items on their site. But what's interesting is that The Black Series 6" Jabba The Hutt and Speeder Bike With Biker Scout are both listed a scoming soon with an MSRP of $34.99!

Jabba the Hutt's Throne Room (finally) Up on!

Posted by Chuck | August 04, 2014 at 10:20 AM EDT | has the SDCC exclusive Jabba the Hutt's Throne Room Set up! Get it while you can! A big thanks to everyone who wrote in with this alert! Ordering went live 10:05 EDT/9:05 CDT.

UPDATE: And it's out of stock!

Rebels Millennium "Failcon" Up For Pre-order At

Posted by Paul | August 02, 2014 at 11:09 PM EDT |

JTA reader NB writes in to let us know that the Rebels Walmart exclusive Millennium Falcon is available for pre-order at Thanks NB!

TBS Exclusives Arrive In Dallas/Forth Worth Toys R Us Stores

Posted by Paul | August 01, 2014 at 06:17 PM EDT |

JTA reader Emmett G. lets us know that new The Black Series stuff is arriving in Dallas/Forth Worth Texas. Click through to see his report.

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