Target keeps marking down Star Wars toys! We've come across Hasbro's Tie Striker vehicles for $11.98, Jakks Pacific Big Figs unmasked Kylo Ren vs. Rey for $13.48 and Jakks Pacific Big Figs 18" BB-8 with electronics for $14.99 each. Target had also marked down the Hot Wheels vehicle multipack to $14.98.
Have you found any good deals lately? Post them in the comments please!
Some Walmart stores across the United States have rolled back their prices on Hasbro Star Wars toys! The U-Wing Fighter and the Imperial Tie Striker can be found for $19.99 each, The Black Series 6" figures are marked down to $9.84, super articulated 3.75" Star Wars figures and 12" figures have been reduced to $5.84 each. Check out the pictures below!
Hasbro's Studio FX app, which in the past could be used to steer the AT-ACT vehicle, might be broken. Even though the app starts and is able to detect the AT-ACT vehicle, it is unable to connect to it so that users could steer the AT-ACT vehicle with it.
Do you own the AT-ACT? Have you experienced any trouble with the app? Let us know in the comments please!
On TOY RUN this week, the hosts bring listeners an exclusive interview with YouTube action figure reviewer Victoria from Victoria’s Cantina. Additionally, Criz Bee and Jake Stevens debate the possibility of Disney introducing competition for Hasbro in 2020, announce Jake’s panel at Celebration Orlando on the Collectors Stage, drool over fan swag, discuss the latest figure news from the past week and reminisce about the days of fruitful toy runs. All this plus a panel clip from Emerald City Comic Con and the collector’s calendar in Episode 51.
On TOY RUN this week, hosts Criz Bee and Jake Stevens discuss the collecting climate of this year’s Emerald City Comic Con. Plus from the con, exclusive clips from friend of the show Gus Lopez’s “A Star Wars Collector’s Journey” panel, the possibility of Bandai’s S.H. Figuarts coming to Disney Stores, and the upcoming return of Hondo Onaka in Star Wars Rebels. Toss in Celebration Orlando news, recent pick-ups and thoughts on the latest Rebels episode all in our first anniversary show!
Disney released a new Star Wars action figure line in November 2016 exclusively at Disney Stores. The figures are between 10" and 12" tall and retail for $34.95 each. So far Disney has released seven figures with two from the Original Trilogy, two from The Force Awakens and three from Rogue One. You can find our new site section dedicated to this action figure line under the Disney brand here:
This week on TOY RUN, Frank D’Iorio from DioramaWorkshop.com stops by to share stories about his past experiences of building Hasbro action figure dioramas at Star Wars Celebrations and what he has planned for Celebration Orlando next month. The hosts also share news of the Star Wars Space Club coming to Celebration, post-Toy Fair thoughts, Disney Elite figure news and what is up with the Rogue One BluRay! All this and more in Episode 49 of TOY RUN!
You can now find Chirrut Îmwe and Baze Malbus from Hasbro's 6" The Black Series in the database, for more information about each figure please have a look at the database entries:
JediBusiness.com will join the Star Wars Space Club at Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017! Come by booth 2653 and say hi to Criz Bee on all four days of the convention. There will be swag given out on all four days (we will announce the giveaways in the weeks leading up to the convention). Here is the official announcement:
Whether you are a vintage Star Wars collector or a lover of all things modern, this is the booth for you! The Star Wars Space Club is comprised of life-long collectors from JediBusiness.com, IGrewUpStarWars.com, From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com and the Galaxy of Toys Podcasting Network who all share a passion for Star Wars collecting, especially when it comes to the action figures. By visiting the Star Wars Space Club during the show you’ll find meet and greets with fellow Star Wars collectors and content-creators who love to talk collecting.
You’ll be able to test your action figure knowledge, enter to win giveaways or come simply to trade buttons and swag! You will also be able to meet some of the cast of the Galaxy of Toys Podcast and the Plastic Galaxy documentary, take part in interviews for the TOY RUN podcast, and receive exclusive limited edition swag for free! The Star Wars Space Club is a positive place for collectors to express their love of Star Wars toys and merchandise and whether you come to request help identifying action figures from Criz Bee, debate the greatest toy lines from the past 40 years with Jake Stevens, wax nostalgic with Tom Berges or discuss the future of collecting with Jason Luttrull all are welcome!
Bandai has revealed an exclusive Tamashii Nations S.H. Figuarts Death Trooper Specialist action figure. The figure will be included in a Rogue One box set which will include the blu-ray, dvd and digital copy of Rogue One. The blu-ray will be packaged in a steelbook. Other items included are an art card of Darth Vader from Rogue One and a 7 collector card set of characters from Rogue One. The set, which is exclusive to Japan, will be released on April 28th, 2017 and retail for approx. $125.
With last week’s Toy Fair now behind us, the cast of the Galaxy of Toys Podcast reassembles to bring you the Hasbro high and low lights from this year’s New York trade show. The hosts, Jake and Criz Bee also check-in with friend of the show Chris Pirillo to learn about his Disney World Star Wars VIP tour and his upcoming Galaxaar - Collectables Bazaar. Plus Force Friday II, Han Solo’s Newbacca, the Disney Elite hiatus, Emerald City Comicon panels and much much more in Episode 48 of TOY RUN! Listen now and subscribe!
We've completed our new Disney Elite Series Die Cast section. You can now find all the figures released from Summer 2015 until today here:
You can now find Hasbro's press photos in our photo gallery, have fun looking through all the up-coming figures:
The First Order Transmissions Podcast has revealed four new Hasbro 6" action figures on their Facebook page.
Those four figures will be part of the 40th Anniversary Collection this Spring/Summer. The figures revealed included Han Solo, R2-D2, Obi-Wan (Ben) Kenobi and Princess Leia. All four figures are re-releases of previous figures, but the packaging of course is where it's at in this case!
We've known that S.H. Figuarts versions of C-3PO and R2-D2 would be released for more than half a year, but today Bandai finally announced the official release date and price, and they released new images which highlight the features of both figures.