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Posted by Paul | July 31, 2015 at 08:42 AM EDT |
Look what JTA Facebook fan Jonathan O. found at his local TARGET 10 hours ago! I have to admit that this is probably the most exciting thing I have seen hit TARGET shelves in years (price and all). Hey Jonathan! Get that Obi-Wan Kenobi/Super Battle Droid two-pack. It's the only place you'll find a Super Battle Droid with ball-jointed ankles! Not even the TVC version came with them!
Posted by Paul | July 30, 2015 at 05:34 PM EDT |
JTA reader Pr. Moriarty sends us a report that wave 7 of The Black Series 3.75" line is hitting Spain. Click through for his report!
Posted by Paul | July 30, 2015 at 05:30 PM EDT |
JTA moderator Sjefke writes in to let us know that Marshalls stores are still getting Rebels product. Sadly, this is the first time many Star Wars collectors have found rebels products in stores. Hard to believe, isn't it?
Posted by Paul | July 25, 2015 at 11:08 PM EDT |
Longtime JTA reader earthclanbootstrap eagerly sends us in a report because it's been months since he's found stuff. But he finally has! Click through for his multiple store reports!
Posted by Paul | July 23, 2015 at 12:20 PM EDT |
JTA reader Zach P. writes in to let us and everyone else know that Fry's Marketplace stores are marking down The Black Series 3.75" figures as low as $2.50. To see if there is a location near you, click HERE.
JTA reader and friend Jamie D. writes in to confirm that Jabba's Rancor Pit has hit brick and mortar. The set has arrived in Canada. Click the image to see it full-sized or click through to reader his report! In case you missed it, see our 132 image gallery and FULL REVIEW of it RIGHT HERE to see why you MUST own this set!!
Posted by Paul | July 19, 2015 at 01:17 PM EDT |
Target.com has finally changed the price to The Black Series 6" Deluxe figures to $24.99. They are also running a buy one get one 50% off sale.We also received a tip that starting next week that the $19.99 6" line will be buy one get on 50% off too.
We hope that stores like this (in our immediate area) somehow find a way too rid themselves of the plague that is Princess Leia (Slave Outfit). These have been rotting since November 2013 and the store has received no other 6" figure since then. Also, in the last 12 months I have seen three new 3.75" super-articulated figures hanging from these pegs.
Posted by Paul | July 13, 2015 at 08:07 PM EDT |
As a follow up to our previous story, we can confirm that if you have any straggling Rebels Saga Legends figures in your local TARGET store that they will ring up for a piddly $1.78 each (via LRT/not register), the last price in their computers.
Posted by Paul | July 03, 2015 at 03:29 PM EDT |
Well, it was inevitable. With the horrid distribution of the Rebels line, it was only a matter time before we started finding products at discount chains. The first retail "discount" store report is here! Class II vehicles have been found at TJ Maxx stores. Special thanks to JTA reader Chris for the news!
Posted by Paul | July 01, 2015 at 05:01 PM EDT |
This really isn't anything too newsworthy, but it's more likely than not that if you find a Rebels figure at you local TARGET store that the system won't recognize the UPC any longer. While we understand the need for retail to prepare for The Force Awakens line, do any of you find it odd that Hasbro just didn't continue this assortment number to keep product active during the live airings of the show? We hope that most of these Rebels figures make their way into the new line look this September, especially Chopper. Special thanks to friend Chris S. for the image!
Posted by Paul | July 01, 2015 at 04:50 PM EDT |
JTA reader Xo-tica from the UK eagerly sends us a report that waves 7 and 8 of The Black Series 3.75" line has arrived at Forbidden Planet in his neck of the woods. Click through for his report!
JTA reader Andy from New Zealand eagerly sends us a fantastic news report that wave 8 of The Black Series 3.75" line has hit his area (and on sale no less)! Madezra, we understand that nothing has been available in your area for a long time now. Would you please go on a toy run so you can come back to JTA and post now? We miss you. Anyway, click through for Andy's report!
Posted by Paul | June 23, 2015 at 01:09 PM EDT |
If you're fortunate enough to have a Fred Meyers store near you, it may be time to make a toy run there. JTA reader Mike R. has sent us a report and proof that The Black Series 3.75" figures (including the latest wave 7 arriving at retail as we speak) are on sale for a mere $6.99 per figure. That's 2007-2008 pricing folks! Click through for his report!
Posted by Paul | June 22, 2015 at 05:19 PM EDT |
In case this is news to you or not, JTA UK reader zx_spectrum_30 writes in to let us know that the Legacy Collection  figures can be found at Smyths Toys in the UK for £6.99 each (compare to £12 now for TBS). If you're still on the lookout for these, this may be another option for you.
Posted by Paul | June 15, 2015 at 05:32 PM EDT |
While many parts of the country have been finding wave 7 of The Black Series 3.75" line, some are just finding them for the first time. Mark H. decided to take a trip to Alabama and was able to score a few new figures. Click through for his report.
Posted by Paul | June 04, 2015 at 12:01 PM EDT |
Found! Hot on the heels on wave 7 of The Black Series 3.75" line arriving at retail, JTA reader Thomas B, sends us an awesome report of wave 9 of The Black Series 6" line being found at his local TARGET. Click through for more!
Wave 7 continues to show up across the U.S. This time JTA reader picks them up at a TRU in Atlanta. Click through for images.
Posted by Paul | May 29, 2015 at 01:29 AM EDT |
Found! Wave 9 of The Black Series 6" line has been found in the Philippines. It's only a matter of time until the USA starts seeing these figures. Special thanks to JTA Facebook reader Jaeger Trooper Eityeiteity for the image.
Posted by Paul | May 29, 2015 at 01:24 AM EDT |
More new TBS6 figure finds! JTA reader Adam H. sends in his store report of the new The Black Series 6" Emperor Palpatine wave from Missouri on our Facebook page! I wish I had the energy to go and look for these myself, but this line will just have to wait.
Posted by Paul | May 26, 2015 at 08:17 PM EDT |
Figures that should have been in stores around September 2014 have JUST begun hitting my local TARGET in piece meal. Approaching a year from their originally intended release date, my local brick and mortar had Darth Malgus and Darth Vader from The Black Series [Phase II] 3.75" line. Shocking! I don't know whether to be happy or irritated. It's so confusing!
Posted by Paul | May 24, 2015 at 04:27 PM EDT |
It's almost the unofficial beginning of summertime and Walmart still appears to be getting wave 1 of the Rebels line. I found actually MULTIPLES of Agent Kallus and Ezra and Kanan figures (all first version card backs). Obvioulsy the Choppers were long gone. But it may be worth to check your local store to see if they're getting this "age old" case assortments too. What a mess!
Posted by Paul | May 22, 2015 at 11:07 AM EDT |
If you missed out on initial store arrivals, or that surprising calendars.com online case availability, the good news is that stores are still getting new cases to replenish sold out store stock. We won't presume to know the level of rarity these figures are, but if you want them you may want to act now before they are gone forever. Special thanks to Matt V. for the news and images.
Posted by Paul | May 22, 2015 at 11:00 AM EDT |
Also of note, Toys R Us stores are now getting the Hera Syndulla/Stormtrooper Commander wave of Mission Series figures in stock for $9.99 each too. We have a report from Sjefke in MD and I also saw them in NJ yesterday and today.
Posted by Paul | May 22, 2015 at 10:54 AM EDT |
We are getting more and more The Black Series 3.75" wave 7 Toys R Us reports. This time our report is from the New England area. Keep in mind that this is the only retailer where, for now, you can purchase these figures for $9.99 each. Special thank to Darth Janus for the news and image.
Posted by Paul | May 21, 2015 at 12:22 PM EDT |
Posted by Paul | May 19, 2015 at 01:24 PM EDT |
Yours truly has found the complete wave 7 of The Black Series 3.75" line at Toys R Us right outside Princeton, NJ. They rang up for a glorious $9.99 each (for now)! Let us know of your store reports too. For those of you who don't have a Toys R Us near you, our friends at Yakface.com are reporting that this same wave is showing up at TARGET.
Posted by Paul | May 16, 2015 at 10:10 PM EDT |
Found! Would you believe that wave 7 of The Black Series 3.75" line have been found in the USA already, but so far not Big Box. JTA reader Rozwell has found them at Value Village (Value Drugs) in Brewster NY. Yeah, we have never heard of this retail chain before either. But click through as we have provided you a list of all of your locations. Let us know of your own store reports too!
Posted by Paul | May 03, 2015 at 07:24 AM EDT |
Are you still looking for the Sabine Wren/Stormtrooper Mission Series set? We are constantly getting new store reports, but now you can also get her online. Special thanks to all of our readers who snet in this news.
JTA reader Mijail also reports that Kohls in El Centro, CA has Mission Series wave 2.
If this is old news I apologize in advance, but I haven't heard anyone talking about this yet. Last week I found the LEGO Simpsons Mini-figures at TARGET. They have a street date of 5/1, but they put them out early, as they have done with many other street-dated products in the past. This isn't the news, so stick with me here. So anyway, I grabbed a few and brought them to the cash register. The cash register enforced the street date. The cashier had no way to ring them up. There was a full screen message: CANNOT SELL UNTIL 5/1. Street dates have NEVER been enforced by Target at the register. It was always a human issue. If the stock person put it out, or got it for you from the back, you could buy it. This LIKELY will impact The Force Awakens line at TARGET later this year. If you have been used to squeezing products out of TARGET before the street date, you may have a huge stumbling block in your way this year if you're trying to break the street date. Of course, we imagine that The Vintage Collection DPCI will be used again so maybe it won't be as hard as we imagine.... it's going to be outstanding.
Posted by Paul | April 23, 2015 at 02:02 PM EDT |
JTA reader Jourdenais J. from Canada sends us a report from his local Walmart that they are beginning to clearance out some Rebels stuff as well. More surprising? The Commemorative Digital Sets have just been marked 30% too! Click through for his report!
Posted by Paul | April 11, 2015 at 11:19 PM EDT |
JTA reader Bill R. eagerly sends us news that his Disney store has received a healthy new stock of Rebels wave 1 figures at his local store in FL. It may be worth your while to check your local store too to see if they're also getting new replenishments too. Maybe this is where all of wave 1 will go.