The Disney Parks Blog has announced a multipack of new Droid Factory droids based on the upcoming Rogue One film. This set mirrors The Force Awakens set which was released last year in September as well. This set consists of four new droids; C2-B5, R2-BHD, R3-M2 and R5-SK1 and only one so far will also be released in the Hasbro 3 3/4" line. C2-B5 will be included in the upcoming Rapid Fire AT-ACT vehicle. This multipack is set for release on Force Friday and if like last year's set will be gone from the parks before the movie actually arrives in theaters on December 16th, 2016. We will add this to our Disney's Droid Factory Build-a-Droid Guide as soon as we have it in hand. [...]
As you venture out on Force Friday looking for Hasbro Rogue One toys, make sure to take along our #GoRogue Pocket Guide! Brought to you by TOY RUN: The Star Wars Action Figure Cast part of the Galaxy of Toys Podcast Network; From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com and JediBusiness.com hope to help you out while on your toy runs this weekend! Click here for the .pdf: GoRogue Pocket Guide Click here for the .docx: GoRogue Pocket Guide We'd love to hear and share your Force Friday stories so make sure to tag or send us news on your experience via any of our social pages or to 4LOMKUSS@gmail.com! Good luck to all and May the Figures be with you!
With Force Friday taking place tomorrow night we wanted to share the details about how you can join TOY RUN for this event. Jedibusiness.com has posted the following: If you are in the Seattle, WA area come out and meet Criz Bee from JediBusiness.com at the Tukwila, WA (Southcenter) Toys'R'Us store on Rogue Friday (Thursday, 9/29 - Friday, 9/30 night)! Criz Bee will be in line handing out Rogue Friday and Toy Run buttons! Jake Stevens from From 4-LOM to Zuckuss and Toy Run - The Star Wars Action Figure Cast will be in attendance as well along with many other local collectors! Jake will also be handing out printed checklists so you won't miss any figures released that night! This is a great way to [...]
In this week’s Toy Run Criz Bee and Jake review the brand new first wave of 3 ¾ inch Rogue One action figures! The hosts also talk about their trip to Rose City Comic Con in Portland, OR where they browsed the show floor for Star Wars action figures, met up with T.R. listener Jason Langendorfer and attended the Peter Mayhew (Chewbacca) and Brian Herring (BB-8 puppeteer) panel. Matt Fox from the This Week In Star Wars Podcast stops by to talk about I.C.E. 2016, the International Collectors Event, which took place over labor day weekend in the Washington, DC area. All this plus more #GoRogue action figure information in this week’s Toy Run! Show Notes This Week in Star Wars Podcast Yakface's Google Hangout [...]
Chapter One "The Empire has misplaced the building instructions to the Death Star. Jyn Erso has followed an Imperial search team to the markets of Jedha hoping to recover the instructions first." Glendale, Calif. (Aug. 31, 2016) – A team of Star Wars superfans today revealed the new toy line for the highly anticipated “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story” movie via a series of fan-made animated shorts launching on the Star Wars YouTube channel. As part of a competition in collaboration with creative network Tongal,a team was assembled to write, direct and produce original, fan-made stop-motion shorts starring key toys from the new line to kick off a global UGC contest that asks fans to share their own “Rogue Stories.” “These fan-created shorts are [...]
Hasbro has passed on to us some additional information about their Hasbro Star Wars StudioFX app which will be compatible with the Rogue One toy line set to be released later this month. This is in addition to the write up that Mashable has done with their sneak peek with the app. Interesting to note is that there will be 30-50 unique codes included within the toy line and they will be inserted at random. Now while the details are still limited to the codes included, the collector in us is curious if they will be universal much like The Force Unleashed video game codes of the past or will each be their own individual code. If the former, then you can look forward to us posting a [...]
In this week’s Toy Run Criz Bee and Jake talk about all the Rogue One reveals and leaks which have come out since the last episode. This includes Hasbro’s second wave of 3 ¾ action figures for Rogue One, speculation about the Disney Die Cast Elite Premium figures and Jakks Pacific news. All this plus the collector’s calendar in this week’s episode of Toy Run! Show Notes www.propstoreauction.com We want to hear from you! If you have questions for the hosts, suggestions on which guest to have next, a figure fact you’d like to share or opinions on what segments you did or didn’t like, let us know! You can contact us on our social media pages or email the hosts Criz Bee and Jake [...]
Hey Gang, Jake (From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com), Criz Bee (JediBusiness.com) and Tom (IGrewStarWars.com) are headed to Rose City Comic Con this Saturday! If you are in the area or will be attending the show in Portland, OR and want to join us on our toy run, here’s how: The show opens at 10:00 AM – We’ll be headed to Peter Mayhew and other celebs first thing! Following that, we are planning on hitting the sales floor. Then it's lunch time at the con or just outside. Then in the afternoon will be time for a toy run to Portland’s finest including Billy Galaxy, Dr. Tongue’s and the like! Keep close to social as we’ll send word of our plans as the day goes. Hope to see you soon! - [...]
Last week we received word from our friends over at Astromech Collection that the Disney Park's latest entry in their exclusive Droid Factory series has been released. R2-BOO, obviously named and colored as a nod to Halloween, was found in Walt Disney World. Today, thanks to reader Brian Ulrich, who reported the finding last week, let us know that BOO could be found on the Disney Park's App for $12.99 and free shipping through today. Good luck on getting yours and look for this pirate droid to be added to our Disney's Droid Factory Build-a-Droid Guide soon. UPDATE: Appears R2-BOO is currently out of stock.
Hasbro has provided additional details on their Rogue One: A Star Wars Story merchandise set to be released later this month on the 30th. ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY IMPERIAL DEATH TROOPER VOICE CHANGER MASK (Ages 5 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $34.99/Available: Fall 2016) Pretend to battle as an IMPERIAL DEATH TROOPER with this electronic mask that changes your voice with the push of a button! Recreate favorite scenes from ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY and enforce the order of the Galactic Empire with the dark-gleamed mask of these ominous soldiers. Requires 3 1.5V AA batteries, included. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com. ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY NERF GlowStrike JYN ERSO DELUXE Blaster (Ages 6 years & up/Approx. [...]