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Posted by Chuck | March 18, 2017 at 10:43 AM ET |
The Star Wars Collector Podcast is a monthly podcast that Kentucky Star Wars Collectors Club members Bryan Ramsdell and Carl Felty do on a monthly basis. They talk about the new stuff that they have gotten over the last month and new stuff that is coming out. There's also discussion time for a variety of subjects in collecting Star Wars items from cards to toys. Make sure to give them a listen! You can also find them on Facebook.
Chelsea from Boom Online sent along information on some very cool Star Wars family crests that she put together. Click here to have a look at these. Anyone else think these would make cool patches?
Throughout this holiday shopping season I'll be alerting you to awesome Star Wars gifts for that special someone on your shopping list. (Even if that "someone" is you.) Word of warning: some gifts might be too good to be true. ;)
Show your love for the Empire this Holiday with a Star Wars Death Star Tree Topper from Think Geek! With lights, sounds and a handy remote, you'll love correcting your friends and family who will ask "Why do you have a small moon on top of your tree?" Click here for more.
I can't tell you how often I sit down with a delicious hamburger and think to myself, "This burger would be much better if it had some Stormtroopers and the Dark Lord of the Sith on it." Well, now my wish has become reality! Behold, the Official Star Wars Food Picks! You can see more pics (and I know you want to) by clicking here.
Posted by Andrew | November 04, 2016 at 06:47 PM ET |
More images of the next wave of the 6” Black Series coming in from the Philippines. This time with a good look at the new Princess Leia! A big thanks to Will K. for forwarding us Mickey Da Jose's pics from Facebook. To see a closeup of the final face sculpt, click here.
Posted by Chuck | February 06, 2016 at 01:15 PM ET |
The Star Wars themed Limited Edition Loot Crate is starting to arrive. Click through to take a hands-on look at what you can expect from this gigantic-sized edition. And, you can still order this right here.
Posted by Chuck | September 25, 2015 at 12:54 PM ET |
Several of our readers were just talking about vinyl when we posted about the TFA soundtrack, and now StarWars.com has officially announced 3 different sets, including Star Wars: The Ultimate Vinyl Collection. Read the details here, and pre-order this set on Amazon.com for a January 8 release. Also available: Star Wars: The Ultimate Soundtrack Edition and tar Wars: The Ultimate Digital Collection.
Posted by Chuck | September 21, 2015 at 10:25 AM ET |
Make sure to pre-order the Star Wars: The Force Awakens soundtrack! In this day and age of digital, purists and old-schoolers like myself will still want to have the hard copy CD to add to their collection! Due to arrive on December 18th, just in time for the movie!
Posted by Chuck | August 24, 2015 at 11:54 AM ET |
Here's another unique cardboard Death Star playset, and this one is listed on Amazon for $24.99. It's made by Blueprints and packaged in Rebels packaging. Interested? Thanks to JTA reader Todd S. for the alert!
Be sure to click through to see how this set looks with 3.75" figures displayed!
Posted by Paul | August 11, 2015 at 07:50 AM ET |
Multiple Funko products have been leaked on the boards at 4chan.com. Spoilers apply! See all-ew super-deformed interpretations of characters from The Force Awakens by clicking through! Extra special thanks to all who wrote in about this!
Update: Images removed per Funko's request.
Posted by Chuck | May 31, 2015 at 06:09 PM ET |
XM Studios just announced a new line of 1/4 scale premium statues. That's all the preview they've released, so stay tuned for more details. Thanks FLYGUY for the heads-up!
Posted by Chuck | May 03, 2015 at 08:37 PM ET |
Star Wars once again graces the cover of Vanity Fair. Click through for all of the details on the next issue, featuring Star Wars: The Force Awakens!
ThinkGeek has released their full line-up of Celebration Exclusives. Click through for the full press release.
Posted by Chuck | March 28, 2015 at 07:46 PM ET |
This year Uncle Milton is coming out with 5 new items under the Star Wars Science brand. One of these is the Jedi Holocron. Jedi Holocron is a new 20Q game, the electronic version of 20 Questions that you may have played with your friends as a kid.
In order to produce the Jedi Holocron, Uncle Milton needs to get Star Wars fans to the 20Q website to play the online game. This way the Jedi Holocron can learn all of the Star Wars knowledge. Click through for more details!
Posted by Chuck | February 17, 2015 at 02:17 PM ET |
Check out the just released Mimoco Star Wars X MimoPowerTube Series 2 battery sticks...
Posted by Chuck | February 14, 2015 at 09:07 AM ET |
We will continue with our Toy Fair coverage throughout the day in a variety of ways. Make sure to LIKE us on Facebook to insure you receive our full coverage!
Posted by Chuck | December 13, 2014 at 02:44 PM ET |
StarWars.com recently posted an article featuring Vintage variations. We thought this was good timing with all of our Vintage updates over the past few weeks! Click through to take a look at many of the major variations found in the Vintage line of figures!
Posted by Chuck | October 22, 2014 at 01:18 PM ET |
SMS Audio to feature their Star Wars branded STREET by 50 On-Ear Wired Headphones at London Comic-Con. Click through for the full press release! You can also check these out on the official SMS site right here, or check them out on Amazon.com!
Posted by Chuck | October 01, 2014 at 10:50 AM ET |
Vans teams up with the Star Wars brand once again, this time exploring the dark side of the Force to introduce new designs inspired by villains from the original trilogy. Taking cues from the summer collection, the Vans x Star Wars holiday offering extends through Classics footwear to men’s apparel and accessories combining heritage Vans prints with Star Wars villains from around the galaxy. Click through for the full press release.
A long list of colleges are getting in on the Star Wars fun with official collegiate sports apparel. Click through for the full story and see if your favorite team is participating!
Posted by Chuck | September 11, 2014 at 09:17 AM ET |
For all of you skateboarding Star Wars fans, Santa Cruz unveils their awesome Star Wars Collection. Click through for all of the details!
Posted by Chuck | May 29, 2014 at 10:01 AM ET |
the Star Wars: Force For Change campaign has reached out to JTA and made us a founding member in order to help spread the word about this worthy cause. Click through for full information on what you can do to support the cause...
JTA per diem field reporter Dan Curto sends us some great images of new Easter product arriving at TARGET. Admittedly, the stuff is pretty cool. Click through for his report.
Posted by Paul | April 04, 2012 at 05:33 PM ET |
There has been an incredible Star Wars Micro Machines website online for years, but owner Jad Bean has taken the site to the next level and given it its own domain now. If you collected this fun toy line at one point, you know the extent of just how "playful" they can be. Not only does Jad have the web's best distilled information on all things "Star Wars Micro Machines", but he also has exclusive looks at cancelled Micro Machine sets with original McQuarrie artwork that unfortunately never made it into production. If you're interested in learning more, then click through to check out the new and improved StarWarsMicroMachines.com!
Posted by Chuck | December 20, 2010 at 11:10 PM ET |
Poster fans will love the latest Mondo set featuring art depicting our beloved Original Trilogy movies! If you weren't quick on the draw then you missed these, because they are already sold out! But, they are still worth a look and a mention. Click below for a detailed look at this awesome poster art!
There is some potentially mind-blowing and extremely exciting news on the horizon! YouBentMyWookiee.com is reporting that Hot Toys is introducing a very exciting Indiana Jones line and drops the hint that an impending Star Wars line may come to pass! Yes, we just said "Star Wars". Click through to read their report. Their first Indiana Jones doll will debut at an event in Tokyo on Christmas Eve. For those of you not sure why this is huge news, Hot Toys makes the absolute best 12" figures available on the market and were solely responsible for getting Sideshow Collectibles' figures up to snuff with their recently developed Prometheus and Armored Body types.
Posted by Paul | December 15, 2010 at 06:45 PM ET |
The next RAH Medicom Star Wars figure has been announced! Click the banner below for more information!
If you are both a fan and collector of Hasbro's now discontinued Star Wars Mighty Muggs line, could you please send an e-mail to Paul Harrison at firstname.lastname@example.org? We have some questions we would like to ask you. Thank you for your time!
The fine folks at TOPPs have sent us a few promotional samples of the chase 3D card for the upcoming The Empire Strikes Backs anniversary series. Click through to check out this very impressive card! Also, stick close to JTA as we will be giving away some of these very rare cards in upcoming giveaways.
Posted by Chuck | January 29, 2010 at 03:51 PM ET |
Vintage Rocket Firing Boba Fett. Never produced for the public, but still considered by many vintage collectors to be the holy grail of vintage figures. Yet, 99% of us die-hard vintage fans can't afford one or don't own one. If you've got a spot in your collection for one of these gems, you can at least fill it with a pretty darn good replica until one happens to fall into your lap. Check out this auction for some pretty sweet L-slot and J-slot replicas, and for only $25. Not too shabby. Now, if you absolutely must have the real deal, well then, click here for a J-slot and here for an L-slot. Clicker beware, sticker shock is inevitable! Don't say I didn't warn you...
Just a quick courtesy post for those of you who participated in the Droid Factory droid parts giveaway. There has been a slight delay in the shipment of these. We apologize sincerely for this and please rest assured that they will be going out shortly.
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Build A Droid free droid part giveaway. All parts have been claimed but stick close to JTA in case we find any more - we will definitely do this again if we find enough parts! Thank you again!
Posted by Paul | December 04, 2009 at 09:48 PM ET |
Thank you for all the support for this little giveaway. The droid parts are almost gone, but we still have a small list of parts still available. If you need them, contact me ASAP! Click on the Droid Factory logo below to see what extra parts are left. Act quickly!(As always, you can read our thoughts of these awesome droids in our Research Droids Reviews HERE.)
Posted by Paul | December 03, 2009 at 07:45 PM ET |
In the spirit of the upcoming holidays, we would like to extend goodwill and cheer in the form of sending some of our extra droid parts out to you for FREE. Obviously those who stick closest to our site will reap the benefits here, but click on the Droid Factory logo below to find out how you can get the opportunity to add these extra Build A Droid parts into your collection and hopefully complete another droid! (As always, you can read our thoughts of these awesome droids in our Research Droids Reviews HERE.)