With Episode 9 due out in theaters in late December, it’s no wonder that Hasbro was holding back on showing off new figures in the Star Wars Black Series – we’ll be seeing a lot of movie figures as we approach shelf dates in the Fall. But that didn’t stop them from dropping a few surprises on us.Continue reading “Toy Fair 2019: Hasbro Star Wars Black Series and More”
Hasbro has shared their press pics for their Star Wars reveals. We’ve organized them into the Force Link, Black Series, and Vintage Collection categories. In addition, we’ve put together a primer on HasLab and the crowdfunding campaign for Jabba’s Sail Barge, the Khetanna.
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Without further ado, here’s the index for the entries for CustomCon 40.
- Spaceballs – The (custom) Action Figure Series by Blayne
- Marvel Legends “Essential Evil” Box Set by Rabid_Ewok
- NECA Robowar by Death Weed
- Marvel Legends True Believers’ SHIELD 3-Pack by GrownNerd
- Marvel Legends Sphinx Build-a-Figure Wave by CRobTheCreator
Thanks to all who participated!
SPACEBALLS – THE (custom) ACTION FIGURE SERIES
5″ tall statue figures of DARK HELMET, LONE STARR, BARFF, PRINCESS VESPA, and DOT MATRIX. Inspired by the 1987 Mel Brooks film.
One booth stop I must make every year at Comic-Con is Sideshow Collectibles, to see the Hot Toys they’ve got on display. But it’s a bit of an odd licensing vs. distribution conundrum this year, for all parties involved. Hot Toys has started cranking out the Star Wars figures, and Sideshow is their distributor in the States. But Sideshow has also held their own Star Wars license for longer than Hot Toys has. Coopetition?
Let’s see what Hot Toys has done in the short time they’ve held their Star Wars license, and see what else they’re up to.