This past weekend the Hasbro team traveled to the MCM London Comic Con to not only set up a booth but hold a Star Wars Brand panel as well. While the panel was not live for those outside of the convention, folks like our friends at Fantha Tracks covered it in great detail on their social channels. Hasbro did provide a live stream the following day to let the rest of the world know about their newly announced products. While many of the reveals we knew about due to pipeline previews from past events, there were some Black Series announcements fans have been waiting for since the line debuted nearly a decade ago. Hasbro has provided us with the official images and product announcements from [...]
This second week of Lucasfilm's "Bring Home the Galaxy" campaign includes a new Force FX Elite Lightsaber from the popular Black Series roleplay line. Star Wars “Bring Home the Galaxy” Lucasfilm announces Star Wars “Bring Home the Galaxy,” a 9-week gift giving celebration with exciting new Star Wars products and holiday must-haves arriving from all corners of the galaxy and perfect for fans of all ages this holiday season. The program includes brand-new product reveals and spotlights evergreen must-haves from across consumer products, games and publishing, inspired by the expansive Star Wars portfolio including series like Obi-Wan Kenobi and The Mandalorian, classic content like the Skywalker saga films, animated works like Star Wars: The Clone Wars and much more. Each Tuesday fans can expect an assortment of new wish list worthy gift ideas featuring toys, apparel, collectibles [...]
This morning Jake Stevens had once again the opportunity to chat with members of the Star Wars Brand Team at Hasbro about the recent Hasbro Pulse Con '22 reveals! He is joined by fellow members of the Star Wars collecting community! We appreciate everyone who contributed questions and wished we could have asked even more but we were limited to just 5 questions. We did as you will see attempt to get some Indiana Jones news as there is a great amount of crossover between the two Lucasfilm brands. Here is the entire interview for your viewing pleasure!
Hasbro has officially announced, despite samples leaking out during last year's holiday season, the next wave of Holiday Edition Black Series figures! These figures are Christmas/Winter-inspired redecos of popular Black Series figures from years past. Like last time, each figure includes a little companion figure, which are reissued with new deco as well. All of the figures in this wave are exclusive to different stores, with various release dates: 10/25 - FO Stormtrooper at Amazon 11/1 - Wookiee at Gamestop 11/1 - Protocol Droid at EE and BBTS 11/1 - Scout Trooper at Wal*Mart 11/1 - Phase II Clone at Hasbro Pulse/Shop Disney 11/16 - Mando Warrior at Target These are being announced before the Halloween-inspired figures have yet to appear at retail. While these [...]
Today is an exciting day for Star Wars fans and collectors as not only Andor debuts on Disney+ but we are happy to help announce a new The Mandalorian Black Series 3-Pack featuring three fan-favorite characters! This set includes versions of Mando, Ahsoka and "Baby Yoda" from Chapter 13 "The Jedi". This set will be up for preorder exclusively at Amazon at 1PM ET today! STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES THE MANDALORIAN, AHSOKA TANO & GROGU (HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $66.99 / Available: Spring 2023 The Mandalorian seeks out Ahsoka Tano to help reveal the Child’s past and light the way to his future. She discovers his name is Grogu and he has knowledge of the Force. Unwilling to train him, Ahsoka tells [...]
With Hasbro Pulse Con just two weeks away, Hasbro has provided us with some information about exclusives, brand panels, and hosts of the new annual event. HASBRO’S POP CULTURE CELEBRATION ‘HASBRO PULSE CON’ RETURNS Hosted by Khleo Thomas, the Event Promises Exciting Announcements on Iconic Brands Marvel, Transformers, Starting Lineup, Fortnite, G.I. JOE, Power Rangers, Avalon Hill, Magic: The Gathering, Indiana Jones™ and STAR WARS™, Plus Special Guest Appearances, New Collaborations and Selfie Series Launch! Livestreamed Exclusively on the Hasbro Pulse YouTube Channel View the Hasbro Pulse Con 2022 Sizzle Reel HERE! (PAWTUCKET, RI) September 15, 2022 – Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS) announces the return of Hasbro Pulse Con 2022 on Sept. 30 and Oct. 1, which promises fans one-of-a-kind experiences to celebrate the company’s iconic brands. Reaching fans in the [...]
Today we have received our first official look at four new Black Series figures from the upcoming Disney+ series, Star Wars: Andor. These figures are all exclusives and will be available from Wal*Mart or Target in the weeks ahead. This reveals following the past weekend's debut of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story in IMAX. The special reissue screening included an early look at Andor which included Behind the Scenes content and a scene from the series. Just yesterday, the newest poster for Season 1 was shown across the internet. Hasbro has provided us with the following press release info and images below: STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES SHORETROOPER (HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $27.99/Available: Fall 2022) In an era filled [...]
One of the coolest Hasbro has lightsabers released in the past few years is returning to shelves next Spring. Darth Revan's FX Elite Electronic Lightsaber, which can change from purple to red and back again is being reissued and made available from e-tailers like Entertainment Earth! Hasbro provided us with official images and press release below: STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES DARTH REVAN FORCE FX ELITE ELECTRONIC LIGHTSABER (HASBRO/Ages 14 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $278.99/Available: Spring 2023) In Star Wars lore, Darth Revan’s journey from Sith to Jedi is evidenced by the color of his Lightsaber blade – as a Sith Lord, he wields the familiar red-bladed Lightsaber, but as a redeemed Jedi Knight he brandishes a Lightsaber with a purple blade. STAR WARS fans and collectors can imagine [...]
This past week our good friends at Toy Anxiety invited Jake on to the show once again to discuss the struggles, joys, and current state of collecting Star Wars action figures in 2022! We always enjoy chatting with the Yes Have Some crew and you can watch the discussion above! Make sure to subscribe to Toy Anxiety's YouTube channel if you love action figure collecting, sad comments, toy hunts and so much more!
If you followed along with our social media coverage from SDCC 2022, you know of the many reveals that were shown at the Hasbro Star Wars Brand Panel which took place on Friday of the mega convention. While we had some server issues and were traveling during the last few weeks, we are still playing catch-up on posting to the site. Look for a great many updates over the next week. Below you will find the official press release and images from the SDCC Hasbro Panel: SDCC Panel Reveals STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES DARTH VADER FORCE FX ELITE LIGHTSABER (HASBRO/Ages 14 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $278.99/Available: Fall 2022) Feel the power of the Dark Side and wield an iconic weapon! STAR WARS fans [...]