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Marvel Announces Mace Windu Comic Mini-Series

The official Star Wars website has updated with the reveal that Marvel will be releasing a new Star Wars comic miniseries this August.  The five issue miniseries titled “, Star Wars: Jedi of the Republic — Mace Windu,” will star the Jedi hero, Mace Windu. The series will take place after the start of the Clone Wars.  The story will be written by Matt Owens and illustrated by Denys Cowan.

Marvel provided a short synopsis for the miniseries.

For over a thousand generations, the Jedi have been the peacekeepers of the galaxy…but now, at the dawn of the Clone Wars, they find themselves in a new role: generals in the Army of the Republic. As Mace Windu, one of the Jedi’s greatest warriors, leads a small unit of Jedi into battle shortly after the war begins, the Jedi must make peace with their new role, or be lost to the violence around them!

Jesus Saiz - Variant Cover
Jesus Saiz – Variant Cover

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Funko Pop Mace Windu Revealed

Funko has updated their official blog with a new reveal for their Star Wars Funko Pop line.  The latest addition to the line is non other than Mace Windu.  He will be released as a Walgreens exclusive next month.

Source: Funko

Kong: Skull Island – Rise of the King (Final Trailer)

Yesterday, the final trailer for Kong: Skull Island was released. The new trailer features more of Kong, and the Skull Crawlers as well as different creatures. The battle for Skull Island is on, but who will reign supreme?! The road to Godzilla vs. Kong starts on March 10th!

On March 10, witness the rise of the King. Watch the NEW trailer for #kongskullisland and get tickets now: http://bit.ly/kongtix

KONG: SKULL ISLAND
On March 10, 2017, the producers of Godzilla transport audiences to the birthplace of one of the most powerful monster myths of all in KONG: SKULL ISLAND, from Warner Bros. Pictures and Legendary Pictures.

When a scientific expedition to an uncharted island awakens titanic forces of nature, a mission of discovery becomes an explosive war between monster and man. Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman and John C. Reilly star in a thrilling and original new adventure that reveals the untold story of how Kong became King.

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Toy Fair 2017 – Kong: Skull Island Toys Revealed

Yesterday, Lanard revealed their lineup of Kong: Skull Island toys! The toys feature Lanard’s 3.75” inch soldier figures, and military vehicles facing off with the Eighth Wonder of the World, King Kong and the monsters of Skull Island. The first wave is estimated to hit stores sometime in February ahead of the movie’s theatrical release. Below consists of image galleries, official descriptions, and estimated prices for all items to be released for the Kong: Skull Toys. The gallery is capped off with the King himself, who almost rivals Jakks Pacific’s 20” inch tall Godzilla 2014 figure!

Battle for Survival: Creature Contact Set- Spider with Jeep and Figure – MSRP: $20.00

Creature alert! Join the Monarch expedition to Skull Island and prepare to discover the most deadly creatures on planet Earth with the Kong Skull Island Spider with Jeep and Figure. On Skull Island, danger lurks around every corner. With your Sky Devil combat gear, you can face the monsters head on…and win! Explorer or soldier, you must be prepared to fight if you want to survive…

Battle for Survival: Creature Contact Set- Pterodactylus with Boat and Figure – MSRP: $20.00

Creature alert! Join the Monarch expedition to Skull Island and prepare to discover the most deadly creatures on planet Earth with the Kong Skull Pterodactylus with Boat and Figure. On Skull Island, danger lurks around every corner. With your Sky Devil combat gear, you can face the monsters head on…and win! Explorer or soldier, you must be prepared to fight if you want to survive…

Battle for Survival: Creature Contact Set- Dino Monster with Shack and Figure – MSRP: $20.00

Creature alert! Join the Monarch expedition to Skull Island and prepare to discover the most deadly creatures on planet Earth with the Kong Skull Dino Monster with Shack and Figure. On Skull Island, danger lurks around every corner. With your Sky Devil combat gear, you can face the monsters head on…and win! Explorer or soldier, you must be prepared to fight if you want to survive…

Storm Strike Monarch Expedition Team Helicopter and Figure – MSRP: $25.00

Calling all heroes to Skull Island! Join the brave Monarch expedition team on a mission to the ultimate monster warzone with the Kong Skull Helicopter with Figure. When you journey into Kong’s world, you’d better be ready for the battle of your life. Gear up and board your armored Sky Devil attach vehicle. By air or by sea, you will face the terrifying creatures of Skull Island and take the fight to them. Your adventure awaits!

Storm Strike Monarch Expedition Team Boat and Figure – MSRP: $25.00

Calling all heroes to Skull Island! Join the brave Monarch expedition team on a mission to the ultimate monster warzone with the Kong Island Boat with Figure. When you journey into Kong’s world, you’d better be ready for the battle of your life. Gear up and board your armored Sky Devil attach vehicle. By air or by sea, you will face the terrifying creatures of Skull Island and take the fight to them. Your adventure awaits!

Kong 18” inch Mega-Figure with Soldier – MSRP: $45.00

With this Kong Island 46cm Kong Mega Figure, you get to decide how Kong became King! Take control of the mighty monster as he protects our world from the most powerful creatures on Skull Island. A 100-foot mountain of muscle, Kong stands tall in the face of danger. Get ready for battle with the new King of action!

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SDCC Kong: Skull Island Trailer

King Kong is back in 2017, and we got our first real look at the upcoming film, Kong: Skull Island today during SDCC. Attendees got the first look at the initial trailer, however it was then quickly uploaded to the official Facebook page.

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Legendary Pictures plans to set-up Kong to go One-on-One with the King of the Monsters, Godzilla in 2019, so this movie will serve to establish Kong in their current cinematice universe , setting it apart from 2005’s King Kong by Peter Jackson. The new film stars Tom Hiddleston, Samuel L. Jackson, Brie Larson, John Goodman, and John C. Reilly.

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