Imperial Jumptrooper (08 10) - Hasbro - 30th Anniversary Collection (2008)
Star Wars Collectible News, Photos, and Reviews

Tag Archives: Star Wars Episode VI: Return Of The Jedi

Holy cow. The Luke Skywalker [Jedi Knight] Movie Masterpiece Series one-sixth scale figure from Hot Toys is sheer perfection. Find out why in our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Luke Skywalker [Jedi Knight]

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , ,

The Walmart exclusive The Saga Collection Commemorative DVD Collection sets weren’t that great. B ut this one was the best. Let’s finish up with the Luke Skywalker, Emperor Palpatine, R2-D2 And C-3PO (Triumph Of A Jedi) set. It’s the focus of our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Luke Skywalker, Emperor Palpatine, R2-D2 And C-3PO (Triumph Of A Jedi)

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

FOUND! TBS6 [P3] Gamorrean Guard Hits Canada: EB Games

JTA reader Jamie D. has found the USA TARGET exclusive TBS6 [P3] Gamorrean Guard at Canada’s EB Games shop. He writes “I got lucky and snagged one today (most stores only getting a few, and most went to pre-orders). $44.99 or $40.49 with their loyalty card.” For those of you not aware, these should be hitting the first week in July at TARGET in the USA. As always, you can check out our review on this figure HERE. You can also stalk TARGET’s product page for this item so you can get it when it comes in stock!

Posted in Store Reports
Tags: , , , , , ,

A Dozen TBS [P3] 3.75" ERGs For A Great Price!

There is another great lot of The Black Series [Phase III] 3.75″ figures on eBay. This time for the Emperor’s Royal Guard. Check it out!

Posted in eBay
Tags: , , , , ,

The JTA Movie Poll 2018 - Results!

We’re finishing up the Commemorative Trilogy DVD Collection sets from The Original Trilogy Collection. Let’s check out the Darth Vader, Emperor Palpatine And Stormtrooper pack. Learn more in our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Darth Vader, Emperor Palpatine  And Stormtrooper

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

I have just recently come across a fantastic article (which was originally published in March of this year) that features 50 behind the scenes polaroid photos from the sets of Star Wars Episode VI: Return Of The Jedi. There are some tremendous images in this batch, and I highly suggest if you’re a big fan of the film to check it out.

Posted in Movie and TV News
Tags:

Review: Scout Trooper (Endor Raid) - OTC - '05 #13

Let’s continue to go back in time and check out some figures from The [Post] Original Trilogy Collection. Next up is the Scout Trooper (Endor Raid) (’05 #13) figure. It’s just a repack, but find out more in our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Scout Trooper (Endor Raid)

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , , ,

It’s the calm before the storm. Multiple readers have written in to alert us that TARGET.com has added a placeholder page for the highly anticipated The Black Series [Phase III] 6″ Gamorrean Guard figure. It’s showing nowhere in stock at the moment, but this won’t be the case for long. We provided you with an advanced look at this figure and you can check that out HERE.

Posted in Stock Alerts
Tags: , , ,

Happy 35th Anniversary To Return Of The Jedi!

Happy 35th anniversary to Star Wars Episode VI: Return Of The Jedi! It has the greatest cast of aliens of any Star Wars film. It’s my personal favorite and I am eternally grateful for Ewoks. Thank you for a wonderful finale, George Lucas!

Posted in Movie and TV News
Tags:

Han Solo in carbonite block, Boba Fett, Emperor’s Royal Guards: they’re ALL coming in the S.H. Figuarts line. Dang. Other licensees should be trembling in their shoes now.

Posted in Bandai/Tamashii Nations
Tags: , , , ,

Thank the Maker! S.H. Figuarts wins the “bravery award” for tackling Ewoks in 6″ scale. Check out this scrumptious Wicket with log accessory. I need 25 of these. Keep the OT in focus, S.H. Figuarts. The other stuff is incidental. Also included here is the Jabba The Hutt S.H. Figuarts figure. It looks fun!

  

Posted in Bandai/Tamashii Nations
Tags: , , ,

We have an early look at the amazing The Black Series [Phase III] 6-Inch Target exclusive Gamorrean Guard, tonight’s Visual Guide Update. Click below to check out our fully detailed Visual Guide, and be sure to check out extensive details and discussion on this figure in our full review.

Gamorrean Guard - The Black Series [Phase III] - Six Inch Exclusives

Posted in Visual Guide Updates
Tags: , , ,

Review: Gamorrean Guard - TBS6 [P3] - TARGET Exclusive

And here is the full review of The Black Series [Phase III] Gamorrean Guard 6″ figure. Learn everything you want to know about it in our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Gamorrean Guard

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , ,

Well, here it is folks. The glamorous Gamorrean Guard from The Black Series [Phase III] line is here, and we have a sneak first look peek at him for you. The figure is eerily similar to The Vintage Collection Gamorrean Guard (VC21) figure in that it’s not 100% perfection, but you’re not going to care. The Gamorrean Guard hits all of the sweet spots you’d expect from a premium Star Wars collectible. The paint operations are generally excellent, although he has a weird brown stripe going up his snout. Hasbro did an excellent job on the fine paint details on the figure face because they cannot utilize “photorealistic” technology on aliens as explained. The helmet is NOT removable. But this is a good thing. It stays in place as required and helps when displaying him in your collection. The soft-goods skirt is silky and luxurious. It’s an incredible fabric they’ve utilized, and you’re going to love it too. The Gamorrean Guard comes with a hinge-jointed lower jaw which is nice, but unnecessary. Just like the Admiral Ackbar figure before him, the combination of a ball-socket head with a hinge-jointed jaw severely inhibits the head movement. His “groin area” is a bit hollow. I know that sounds strange, but you’ll have to see it for yourself to understand what I mean. It feels a tad cheap, honestly. The rest of the figure and its articulation are divine. Check out our sneak peek now and be sure to come back soon for the full review!

Posted in Research Droids Reviews News and Updates
Tags: , ,

Hasbro: please help a community out once again. This is the ONLY version of Shasa Tielon the market today. It’s a Micro Machines figure for Pete’s sake! (I thought I saw a LEGO mini figure yesterday, but it seems to have disappeared). This character is prominent both in Jabba’s palace as well as The Khetanna. So please make this figure a reality for The Vintage Collection? She would make a great release and we need more female aliens in our collections! They’re not complete without her!

Shasa Tiel

Posted in Hasbro
Tags: , , , ,

Holy cow. The Gamorrean Guard has finally gotten out in China. Look at this thing. It’s amazing. It will be one of the most sought-after exclusives ever made. I hope Hasbro has a ton in production! Check it out on eBay! Special thanks to Paul B. for the alert!

Posted in Hasbro
Tags: , , , , ,

You have to wonder if the voting has been hacked when The Last Jedi is beating out The Empire Strikes Back in a poll where StarWars.com is soliciting fan feedback for the best Star Wars film. Here we go again! Special thanks to our friends at Bantha Skull for alerting us to this May the 4th poll. We didn’t even know it existed!

NOTE: In case the results change after posting this article, The Last Jedi was leading the result with 30%. The Empire Strikes Back was the next highest film at 26%.

Posted in Movie and TV News
Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

If you have zero patience like the average, normal Star Wars collector, foreign sellers have both The Black Series [Phase III] Gamorrean Guard and Clone Commander Wolffe in-hand as well.

    

Posted in eBay
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

It’s remarkable how everyone who backed Jabba’s Sail Barge is preparing for its release next February by clearing out eBay. JTA reader Mike R. brought to our attention two figures in particular that have us in awe. 2004’s Star Wars “Saga” [Phase III] J’Quille and Tanus Spijek have been selling like mad on eBay recently. AT any given time you could about two dozen of them for less than $10-$15 each, maybe less. However, they’ve recently sold so strongly that it’s nearly impossible to find any active auctions for them on eBay. If you can locate them, they’re going for a pretty penny. If you recall, we created an itemized list of ROTJ characters while suggesting which one were Sail Barge-worthy, much like how Elaine determines which of her men are sponge-worthy. Well, some readers have taken notice. (You should check out those links again. The increase in prices is astounding.) Don’t wait too long to grab the figures you need to populate this first HasLab offering!

   

Posted in eBay
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Wow! Walmart Exclusive TBS [P3] AT-ST Less Than $18 Online!

The Walmart exclusive The Black Series [Phase III] AT-ST is only $17.99! Special thanks to JTA readers Mark and Steve D. for the alerts! If you’ve been waiting for this thing to drop further, this may be your last chance! You also get FREE 2-Day shipping if you buy two!

Posted in Online Promotions
Tags: , , , , , ,

Let’s jump back to the Star Wars [Saga – Phase III] for tonight’s Visual Guide update, featuring the Ewok with Attack Glider (Assault on Endor) Ultra Figure. Click below to revisit this figure in our updated Visual Guide, and click here to check out our full review.

Ewok with Attack Glider (Assault on Endor) - Star Wars [Saga - Phase III] - Ultra Figures

Posted in Visual Guide Updates
Tags: , , , , , , ,

We are adding the last of the Revenge of the Sith Collectible Figure & Cup sets to our Visual Guides tonight. Click below to check out Boba Fett. Be sure to also visit our full review of this set right here.

Boba Fett - Revenge of the Sith - Collectible Figure & Cup

Posted in Visual Guide Updates
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Review: Endor Ambush - OTC - Toys R Us Exclusive

Toys R Us released two exclusive multipacks for The Original Trilogy Collection. We’re checking out both of them. First up is Endor Ambush. It’s not a great set at all. Find out why in our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Endor Ambush

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Check out our next Revenge of the Sith Collectible Figure & Cup set addition to the Visual Guides: the Stormtrooper. Click below to open up our full Visual Guide, and make sure to stop by our review for a full report on this set.

Stormtrooper - Revenge of the Sith - Collectible Figure & Cup

Posted in Visual Guide Updates
Tags: , , , , , ,

We’re finishing up our look at the Revenge Of The Sith Collectible Figure And Cup sets. Let’s complete this run with the Stormtrooper set which is based on Return Of The Jedi. See how great the cup looks in our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Stormtrooper

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , , , ,

Do You Need A Great Slave Leia Figure For Your Barge?

If you’re in desperate need of a Princess Leia in her slave outfit for your newly backed Jabba’s Sail Barge (The Khetanna), tunghori has just listed The Vintage Collection’s Princess Leia (Sandstorm Outfit) which also includes the extra gear from the infamous deleted scene. Special thanks to JTA reader Justin V. for the alert. If you need to #populatethebarge, check this link on eBay for the rest!

Posted in eBay
Tags: , , , , ,

OK, so it’s “clear” Jabba’s Sail Barge (The Khetanna) is getting fully backed. So what else can we talk about now? I have an idea. Now that 5000+ of us will have a stunning new vehicle for our collection, how about getting on Hasbro’s case to reissue/redo the Sarlacc pit they made years about in 2008’s TLC Battle At The Sarlacc Pit TARGET exclusive Battle Packs release? They could NEVER do a straight repack of it (too many things have been updated since its release), but we’re going to need something to throw Jabba’s prisoners in next! So, how about it, Hasbro? Look how much this “outdated” set goes for on eBay. It’s crazy! See our Research Droids Review on it HERE.

Posted in Hasbro
Tags: , , , , , , ,

Review: Boba Fett - ROTS - Collectible Figure And Cup

We’re back to looking at the last couple waves of Collectible Figure And Cup sets. Many collectors never saw these arrive at TARGET. Let’s begin with Boba Fett. He is the focus of our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Boba Fett

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

One of the best lines Hasbro ever produced was the Star Wars [Saga – Phase III] Ultra line, which replaced the Deluxe figures. One of the best releases in that line is the Ewok With Attack Glider (Assault On Endor) set. See why this set literally “rocks” in our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Ewok With Attack Glider (Assault On Endor)

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , , , , ,

We are closing out our look at the Star Wars [Saga – Phase III] Collectible Figure and Cup sets. Click below to check out the 5th and final set, Princess Leia. Click below for our full Visual Guide. Click here for our detailed review on this set.

Princess Leia - Star Wars [Saga - Phase III] - Collectible Figure and Cup

Posted in Visual Guide Updates
Tags: , , , , , , ,

It’s now time to check out Princess Leia from the TARGET exclusive Collectible Figure And Cup collection. She is the focus of our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Princess Leia

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , , , , ,

It looks like fans will get another chance to add a sixth scale Jabba the Hutt & Throne to their collection in case they missed it the first time around. Sideshow is bringing this set back, with updated features. Click here to pre-order this set! This cost more than the barge… just sayin…

Posted in Sideshow Collectibles
Tags: , , ,

Check out the amazing Scout Trooper & Speeder Bike set from S.H. Figuarts, tonight’s addition to the Visual Guides. Click below for the full guide page. This was also the focus of our 3200th review! Make sure to stop by and give it a read!

Scout Trooper & Speeder Bike - S.H. Figuarts

Posted in Visual Guide Updates
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Review: Scout Trooper & Speeder Bike - S.H. Figuarts

It’s our 3200th review! Check out the stunning Scout Trooper & Speeder Bike in our Research Droids Reviews today! Be sure to leave your thoughts in our comments section, vote in the poll or even comment about it on our Facebook page. Click the banner below for the direct link to the review! As always, you can also send your review requests via email if you’d like to see something that we didn’t cover yet.

Scout Trooper & Speeder Bike

Posted in Research Droids Reviews
Tags: , , , , , , , ,

-Click HERE to return to the home page-

Channels

 

Follow Us

JTA Info

Affiliates

Hasbro

Gentle Giant

Sideshow Collectibles

Hot Toys

LEGO

Mattel

Disney

Disney Store

Acme Archives

Hallmark

Trading Cards

Store Reports

Research Droids Reviews

Visual Guides

Books & Novels

Convention News

Movie & TV News

Rants & Raves

Special Reports

       Facebook

       Instagram

       Pinterest

       Youtube

       RSS

Home

Contact

News Archives

Site Search

Image Use Policy

Privacy Policy

RDR Index

Visual Guide Index

Bantha Skull

Collector's Cantina

Jedi News

Star Wars Figuren

Star Wars New Zealand

ToyzMag

Star Wars is a Copyright and Trademark of LucasFilm LTD. This site is intended for informational purposes only, and is not in anyway associated with LFL. All Visual Guides, images, and content are the property of JediTempleArchives.com, © 2004-2018 and may not be reused without permission. Please do not direct link to any of the content on this web site. Click here for our complete Privacy Policy. Click here for our Image Use Policy. We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.