Official Images: S.H.Figuarts Darth Vader (A New Hope)

Bandai Tamashii has updated with official images for S.H.Figuarts Darth Vader (A New Hope).  As the name suggests the figure is based on his appearance from Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope, although technically it can also be classified under Rogue One: A Star Wars Story as well. The figure will include: Exchangeable wrists (LeftX3, Right X4) Lightsaber Lightsaber hilt The figure will be a retail release in April 2018 priced at 6,480 Yen.  Expect pre-orders to open soon at your preferred Japanese online retailer. Source: Bandai Tamashii

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SDCC 2017: Star Wars 3.75 Inch Figure Reveals

Toyark has posted photos of the Hasbro Star Wars display booth at San Diego Comic Con 2017.  Hasbro has revealed several new figures that will be released in the basic 3.75 Inch toyline. The new reveals include: Hoth Luke Skywalker with Wampa  Hoth Leia Organa Qui-gon Jinn with Darth Maul Darth Vader with Probe Droid  Rathtar with Bala-Tik Source: Toyark

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D23 Expo 2017: Exclusive Star Wars Elite Premium Figures Revealed

The Nerdist has recently revealed new Star Wars Elite Premium figures that will be exclusive releases at this year’s D23 Expo. For those who are unaware, the Star Wars Elite Premium figures are a set of figures that are roughly 10.25-11.50 inches in scale with over 30 points of articulation. The exclusive sets include: Jyn Erso & Director Orsen Krennic Princess Leia & Darth Vader Rey & Unmasked Kylo Ren Each set will retail for $79.95 and will be limited to 1,000 copies and will be released in a special dual styled box. Each set will also…

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New Star Wars Funko Products Revealed – Mystery Minis, Funko Pops, & More

Funko has updated their official blog with the reveal of some new products they will be releasing in the near future based on the Star Wars franchise. First, they unveiled a new line of Mystery Minis that will be released this August.   The mystery mini set will include: Grand Moff Tarkin Jawa C-3PO Stormtrooper Ben Kenobi Han Solo Chewbacca Ponda Boba Darth Vader Leia Organa Luke Skywalker Hammerhead Alien Snaggletooth Greedo Shadow Trooper Next, a new wave of the Galactic Plushies were revealed.  The second wave of the plushies will be released this July. The…

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Doctor Aphra Wins Star Wars 3.75 Inch Vintage Collection Fan Vote

As the Star Wars Day festivities continue, fans of the 3.75 Inch Vintage Collection will be in for a treat in 2018 as the winner of the fan vote was none other than Doctor Aphra.   For those who are aren’t familiar with the character, Doctor Chelli Lona Aphra is a new character that was introduced in the modern Marvel’s Star Wars comics.  She made her debut in Marvel’s Darth Vader comic series in 2016 and quickly became a fan favorite character in the new expanded universe. Seeing as I just recently finished the main Vader story about a month…

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Review: Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series 40th Anniversary Legacy Pack

Hello Heroclub, this is Darkon633 and I am back with another toy review. Today we will be looking at the Star Wars 6 Inch 40th Anniversary Pack with Darth Vader. Finally having the Star Wars The Black Series 40th Anniversary Legacy Pack in hand I can personally say that it is a fantastic display piece for the 6 Inch Black Series figures. The included Darth Vader is also a great update to the character and I personally like it much better than the Empire/ Return of the Jedi version. While the…

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Darth Vader #1 (2017) – Origins of Darth Vader's Lightsaber

Marvel has announced that a new Darth Vader comic series is in the works written by Charles Soule and illustrated by Giuseppe Camuncoli. The story will take place right after Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith and will feature the early years of Darth Vader while working for Emperor Palpatine. One of the biggest reveals about the comic is that the first arc of the series will explain how the powerful Sith Lord got his Lightsaber. IGN recently had an interview with Charles Soule about his work on the project.  Here are some highlights of the interview. “The…

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Movie NEX Premium Box Set Announced

Bandai Tamashii has updated their official page for their S.H.Figuarts line for the Star Wars franchise with the announcement of the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Movie NEX Premium Box set. The set will include the Japanese release of the film in a Steelbook as well as eight mini-posters. What makes this release special however is that also includes a special version of S.H.Figuarts Imperial Death Trooper Specialist. The set will be released on April 28 priced at 14,040 Yen. Source: Bandai Tamashii

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Home Release Date Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with an announcement for the home release details for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.   The film will be released on Digital HD on March 24 and on Blu-ray / DVD & On- Demand on April 4.  The bonus features will include the following: A Rogue Idea – Hear how ILM’s John Knoll came up with the movie’s concept – and why it’s the right film to launch the Star Wars stand-alone films. Jyn: The Rebel – Get to know Rogue One’s defiant, resourceful survivor, and hear what it was like for Felicity Jones…

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NYTF 2017: Star Wars 40th Anniversary Reveals

Over the weekend, New York Toy Fair 2017 continued with some new toy reveals for the 40th Anniversary for the Star Wars franchise.  Entertainment Weekly posted official images from Hasbro that feature the new toys. The new reveals include: 40th Anniversary Legacy Pack Features a special backdrop based on Kenner’s Early Bird Certificate and also includes the new Vintage Card style Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch Darth Vader.  The set will retail for $39.99. 40th Anniversary 6 Inch Black Series Figures Features the characters that were released in the original twelve releases by Kenner.  Each figure will feature Kenner inspired card…

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