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Posted by Chuck | October 19, 2014 at 09:12 AM EDT |
Gentle Giant has announced their latest Jumbo Vintage Kenner Figure: Admiral Ackbar! Click through for the release details!
Posted by Chuck | September 18, 2014 at 09:36 AM EDT |
Just like they were when you were a kid, only BIGGER! Gentle Giant is proud to bring you the latest addition to our exciting line of vintage Kenner-inspired Star Wars Action Figure reproductions with the release of the classic Kenner Princess Leia Organa in Boushh Disguise.
Posted by Paul | August 08, 2014 at 10:55 PM EDT |
Gentle Giant Ltd. announces a special 10th Anniversary Mini Bust. What started as a token gift in 2004 has become a holiday tradition for Gentle Giant. They are pleased to have shared the past ten years of these fun to create seasonal selections and look forward to 10 more years with each and every one of you, their collectors and their friends. The piece that started it all, the Chrome and Gold Sandtrooper of 2004 has influenced them again in 2014. As they come full circle, they are proud to present the new Golden Stormtrooper in brilliant chrome finish. This rare and limited edition piece will be accompanied by an exclusive mouse droid with holiday wrap especially for their PG members only.Click through for more information!
Posted by Chuck | July 10, 2014 at 12:55 PM EDT |
The latest SDCC Gentle Giant exclusive for 2014 is R2-KT Maquette. Click through to check out another cool edition to the maquette line, including a full gallery! PG members can pre-order theirs right now!
Posted by Chuck | July 03, 2014 at 03:21 PM EDT |
At last, Gentle Giant reveals this year's SDCC McQuarrie Concept Mini Bust: Luke Skywalker! StarWars.com has the full first-look reveal right here! Gentle Giant has this up for pre-order for PG members right here!
Gentle Giant has announced another convention exclusive: Jek Porkins Mini Bust. PG Members can pre-order theirs right here! It's still early, but here's hoping they announce another McQuarrie Concept Mini Bust!
Posted by Chuck | June 25, 2014 at 12:40 PM EDT |
PG Members can pre-order theirs right here!
Posted by Chuck | June 19, 2014 at 08:42 AM EDT |
Gentle Giant has released the latest information on their next Jumbo Vintage figure and Star Wars Rebels Maquette. Click through for all of the details from the Wicket Jumbo Figure and Zeb Maquette.
If you are looking for some deals on Gentle Giant merchendise, make sure to check out their Vader's Day Sale, going on now through June 18th! There's more than a few Star Wars items on the discount list. Details by clicking here!
Posted by Chuck | June 11, 2014 at 08:57 AM EDT |
Gentle Giant's first release from the upcoming Star Wars: Rebels series is now available for pre-order for PGM members. Click through to check out a full gallery for the PGM exclusive Inquisitor Maquette.
Gentle Giant Ltd. announces another cool collectible based on Return Of The Jedi: The Rebel Endor Trooper Mini Bust. Hasbro alerted us that things will be shifting towrds Episode VI the closer we get to Episode VII. It looks like that is indeed happpening across the board now!
Posted by Paul | April 21, 2014 at 09:08 PM EDT |
Posted by Paul | April 12, 2014 at 10:25 PM EDT |
With special thanks to Jub Goobles for alerting us to this, the Jumbo Holiday Yoda, complete with micro vintage Kenner Boba Fett is in stock for PGMs only. Order yours now because it won't last long!!
Posted by Chuck | February 15, 2014 at 09:19 AM EDT |
Gentle Giant releases their first pre-order for a Star Wars Rebels collectible, the Inquisitor maquette. They don't have a final product gallery up yet, but you can still reserve your copy right here!
Posted by Chuck | February 15, 2014 at 09:15 AM EDT |
Gentle Giant has released details on their latest Jumbo Kenner Vintage Figure: Luke Skywalker (Bespin Fatigues). Click through for more gallery images. This figure is up for pre-order right now and is due for release at the end of 2014.
Posted by Chuck | January 17, 2014 at 05:50 PM EDT |
Posted by Chuck | January 16, 2014 at 06:09 PM EDT |
Gentle Giant sends in their latest announcements. Click through to check out the press release and photos of the upcoming Han Solo (Bespin Outfit) Jumbo Vintage Figure and the Wedge Antilles Mini Bust!
Posted by Paul | November 29, 2013 at 09:56 AM EDT |
Entertainment Earth has their two exclusive Gentle Giant Ltd. Maquttes (Biker Scout with Ewoks and Princess Leia as Boushh) on sale for over 40% off. If you'd like to know more about them, be sure to visit our Maquettes category in our RDRs to help you make a better decision.
Posted by Paul | November 21, 2013 at 10:15 PM EDT |
We're grateful to Gentle Giant Ltd. for sending us an early sample of the soon to be released Dengar Jumbo Vintage Kenner Figure so we can provide you with a first look at him. We love this line and wish more collectors would jump on board. Be sure to check out Dengar as well as the 30+ Jumbo Vintage Kenner Figures we currently have in our RDR database. Click HERE to check them out right now.
Posted by Chuck | September 11, 2013 at 08:55 AM EDT |
Gentle Giant sends out their latest announcement for September. Up for pre-order are the Jumbo Rebel Soldier (Hoth Battle Gear) and the life-size Monument Scale Stormtrooper. Click the images below for more looks at both of these collectibles!
Posted by Paul | August 27, 2013 at 08:39 PM EDT |
Gentle Giant has opened up pre-orders for three of their latest offerings! Click the images below to pre-order the Animated Boba Fett (Holiday Special), Jumbo Imperial Snowtrooper, and the 1:6 scale Yoda (Hoth?) statue!
Our friends at Rebelscum.com have revealed via Twitter than a Jumbo Vintage Kenner Hoth Wampa is coming!
Posted by Paul | July 16, 2013 at 09:22 PM EDT |
We completely missed this, but Gentle Giant Ltd. has a fantastic article on how they approached development on their awesome Jumbo Vintage Kenner Power Droid figure. Look for this item to be added to our RDRs very soon, but in the meantime, check out their informative article. It is definitely very cool.
Posted by Paul | June 25, 2013 at 06:23 PM EDT |
Just as our friends at Yakface.com predicted, Gentle Giant Ltd. announces the next SDCC exclusive: the Jumbo Vintage Kenner Yak Face figure with collectible coin! PGMs can order theirs now!
Posted by Paul | June 25, 2013 at 07:42 AM EDT |
We are often amazed by our friends at Yakface.com and the fine tuning they have with the Force. But now we're inclined to believe they are one with the Force as they've possessed the precognition to know that Gentle Giant Ltd. would be releasing the Yak Face Jumbo Vintage Kenner figure as a SDCC exclusive! Be sure to check back at their site for the most complete overview of this awesome collectible and their de facto mascot after the convention is over! Click through to see how they've foreseen the future.
Posted by Paul | June 24, 2013 at 07:21 PM EDT |
Wow! This came out of left field! Gentle Giant Ltd. announces the McQuarrie Concept C-3PO as their next SDCC exclusive. PGMs can pre-order it right now. It's limited to 1008 pieces!
Posted by Paul | June 18, 2013 at 07:55 PM EDT |
StarWars.com has an exclusive sneak peek at the newly revealed Deluxe Boba Fett Mini Bust based on his appearance from Return Of The Jedi! Sadly, it will be a SDCC exclusive this year! (Dumb move Gentle Giant! Dumb move!) Check this beauty out now!
UPDATE: It's now available to pre-order for PGMs by clicking THIS LINK!
Posted by Paul | June 12, 2013 at 10:32 PM EDT |
Gentle Giant Ltd. is eager to start what they're hailing as their "Hoth Collection" beginning with Han Solo (Hoth Outfit) in the Jumbo Vintage Kenner Figure line. Click through to place your pre-order!
Posted by Paul | June 06, 2013 at 10:05 AM EDT |
Gentle Giant Ltd. is releasing a truly unique collectible for their 2013 San Diego Comic Con exclusive. The art-inspired "Magnitude - An Admiral Ackbar Mini Bust" comes in a glorious deluxe gift box and is limited to only 500 pieces! You can order it now at Gentle Giant Ltd.!
Gentle Giant Ltd. has sent out a memo to remind collectors that you have until June 30, 2013 to enroll in the PGM program to ensure you will have the opportunity to purchase all of their exclusive products! Be sure to enroll today. There are some great benefits and nice products this year!
You saw our recent review of this awesome Jumbo Cantina Andventure Set HERE, but now ActionFigureXpress.com has put it on clearance for more that 50% off at $39.99! If you have been on the fence with this nostalgic collectible, now is your chance to act because they just won't last long at this price! (Just remember that the Jumbo Vintage Kenner Figures are all sold separately.) Sale ends May 18th, unless the product sells out first.
Posted by Paul | May 06, 2013 at 07:39 PM EDT |
Check out a special Facebook Sneak Peek of the "just arrived" Yoda, The Jedi Master [Brown Snake] PGM exclusive Jumbo Vintage Kenner Figure. It's pretty cool in general. It comes packaged on a Return Of The Jedi card back (which is only for the exclusive version) and brown snake, as well as intentionally mismatched hands and feet. Gentle Giant Ltd. may have missed the boat here however. While this error version did exist (the mismatching), Kenner eventually released a corrected verison of the brown snake Yoda where his head color does match his hands and feet. So we're slightly disappointed that they didn't go with the corrected version instead. Also, there were two different types of brown snakes. One was plastic like the orange version, but then they changed the material and the second verison was rubbery. Guess which one PGMs get with this release?! The last error that actually bugs us a bit is that they used the wrong color cane. The "brown snake" Yoda came with a dark brown cane. This one comes with the lighter "orange snake" version. Too many mistakes for an expensive item like this!
It's also short in supply! Check those inboxes PGMs! We have just learned that Gentle Giant Ltd. doesn't have enough units of the PGM exclusive Brown Snake Yoda Jumbo Vintage Kenner Figure for all that pre-ordered it. They have alerted all those affected via email. You may have to wait as long as July before you receive yours. If you received a processing notice instead, you should be in the clear.
Posted by Paul | April 11, 2013 at 08:38 PM EDT |
Gentle Giant Ltd. finally puts up the recently revealed Grand Admiral Thrawn Mini Bust up for pre-order as well!
Posted by Paul | April 11, 2013 at 08:34 PM EDT |
Gentle Giant Ltd. also announces the 4-LOM (which is really Zuckuss in the vintage Kenner line) and Dengar Jumbo Vintage Kenner Figures are up for pre-order too! They also allude that Zuckuss isn't far behind!
Posted by Paul | April 11, 2013 at 08:29 PM EDT |
Yes! Gentle Giant Ltd. has just announced the second Luke Skywalker Mini Bust based on his appearance in The Empire Strikes Back. See the awesome Luke Skywalker (Snowspeeder Pilot) Mini Bust concept!