Galaxy of Toys Episode 86: New York Toy Fair 2020

With Toy Fair now a week behind us, the hosts of Galaxy of Toys Podcast breakdown the Star Wars reveals and announcements made at the annual toy event in New York City. Lots of great information and knowledge can be found when you combine Galaxy of Toys, Yakface, MrByZ Reviews, This Week in Star Wars, and a Royal Guard completist (From4-LOMtoZuckuss was helping in-laws move). Tune in and let us know your thoughts of the reveals. On this episode we discuss the latest reveals from Hasbro's Star Wars line at the 2020 New York Toy Fair.  We give our thoughts on new figures from The Black Series, The Vintage Collection, Retro Collection, Galaxy of Adventure and more.  We are once again joined by Jayson from [...]

By |2020-02-28T09:11:31-08:00February 28th, 2020|Categories: Galaxy of Toys, Toy Fair|

Toy Fair 2020 Product Showcase: THE MANDALORIAN And STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS

Thanks to our friends at Disney PR we have received images from a press event showcase that took place today at the Dream Hotel in New York, New York. The event was focused on showing off product fans can look forward to collecting, wearing and owning later this year that is based on the two Disney+ series; The Mandalorian and Star Wars: The Clone Wars. There was tons of product shown at the event which was attended by Disney executives and Andy Carboni from The Star Wars Show. We combed through the images to feature products produced by Hasbro which can be found throughout the official press release below. FANS CAN CELEBRATE STAR WARS™ ALL YEAR LONG WITH NEW MERCHANDISE REVEALED AHEAD OF NEW YORK TOY [...]

By |2020-02-20T23:11:25-08:00February 20th, 2020|Categories: The Clone Wars, The Mandalorian, Toy Fair|Tags: , |

Pre-Toy Fair 2020 Star Wars New Products Press Release

Today has been chock full of reveals and New York Toy Fair has yet to even begin. This morning we had the Mission Fleet reveal, which earlier today we pointed out the similarity to Hasbro's canceled AMP'D line of 2012 and then there was an exclusive press release in which many of the items below were revealed along with many others and now we have the official press release from Hasbro about some of the items that tie into both The Mandalorian and The Clone Wars which returns tomorrow! (HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $59.99/Available: Fall 2020) From HASBRO’S STAR WARS Collection comes THE CHILD ANIMATRONIC EDITION toy with sounds and motorized sequences! He may look like “BABY YODA,” but this lovable creature [...]

By |2020-02-20T22:43:11-08:00February 20th, 2020|Categories: The Clone Wars, The Mandalorian, Toy Fair|Tags: |

Hasbro’s AMP’D Line Remembered

Now before we begin our 2020 coverage of New York Toy Fair with a deluge of press releases, reveals, photos and live-streams, we'd like to take a moment to remember the line you forgot about but one Hasbro did not. Back in 2012, when Star Wars was starting to decrease their 3 3/4" Star Wars output, they put forth at New York Toy Fair a line of Star Wars figures and vehicles, in a new smaller scale, that could be rebuilt to form new and customizable vehicles. The series, called Star Wars AMP'D, was a fully realized line that catered to price points of $7 to $40 dollars and included 2.5"ish figures. Now with the reveal of the new Mission Fleet series this morning on IO9's [...]

By |2020-02-20T13:26:13-08:00February 20th, 2020|Categories: AMP'D, Mission Fleet, Toy Fair|Tags: |

Hasbro’s ESB Fan Vote – 1st Round Finishers

Well, the votes are in for round one of The Empire Strikes Back Fan Vote. We want to thank all who "made their vote heard" but posting on social or by emailing us their choice for the next Black Series figure from Episode V! We have tallied up your nominations and have sent the following 10 character selections to Hasbro for round two which will take place on the Hasbro Pulse Instagram page. The following fan sites also participated in the Fan Vote and may be posting their 1st round results soon. Fantha Tracks Imperial Shipyards JediBusiness.com JediDefender.com JediInsider.com Jedi News Rebelscum.com Star Wars Action News Star Wars News Net Yodas News So without further ado, here are our TOP TEN nominees who are moving on to [...]

By |2019-02-21T23:35:53-08:00February 21st, 2019|Categories: The Black Series, The Empire Strikes Back, Toy Fair|Tags: , , |

GALAXY OF TOYS Episode 76 New York Toy Fair 2019

Galaxy of Toys is back with a rundown of all the Hasbro reveals from New York Toy Fair 2019. Join Jason Luttrull and co-hosts Ryan Beise (MrByZ’s Toy Reviews), Matthew Fox (This Week In Star Wars), Chris Morehead,  Jake Stevens (From4-LOMtoZuckuss.com) and Tom Berges (IGrewUpStarWars.com) as they discuss the Retro Collection, The Vintage Collection and The Black Series figures announced at this years Hasbro Entertainment Brand Preview Event. Make sure to subscribe on your preferred podcatcher to never miss the riffs, reviews, and discussion of Star Wars collectibles and toys. On this episode we discuss the latest Star Wars action figure reveals from Hasbro at the annual New York International Toy Fair. Please send all questions and comments to galaxyoftoys@gmail.com About Galaxy of Toys Podcast Galaxy of Toys Podcast is [...]

By |2019-02-20T22:36:52-08:00February 20th, 2019|Categories: Galaxy of Toys, Toy Fair|

The Sandcrawler – Episode 68 New York Toy Fair 2019 with Jake Stevens

The generous hosts of The Sandcrawler podcast, Mike Tarkin and Dengar Dan, were too kind as to invite me on to Episode 68 to break down all of the reveals from Hasbro’s Entertainment Preview event from this weekend’s Toy Fair 2019! Make sure of subscribe to The Sandcrawler and follow them on Twitter and Facebook. THE SANDCRAWLER – EPISODE 68 -NEW YORK TOY FAIR 2019 WITH JAKE STEVENS Grab a bottle of water and don’t forget to stretch and pace yourself because this week’s show is an epic one! Hasbro’s panel at New York Toy Fair 2019 was a big one for Star Wars collectors with news of new releases, amazing exclusives, play sets and more. In order to digest all of the news from Toy Fair we’ve brought [...]

By |2019-02-18T23:55:47-08:00February 18th, 2019|Categories: Toy Fair|Tags: , |

The Vintage Collection Toy Fair 2019 Press Release

While we are still wading through the mountain of reveals and information that was released today we are happy to share with you, courtesy of our friends at Hasbro, their official Star Wars Press Release for everything discussed at today’s panel. Here are the images and information pertaining to some of The Vintage Collection figures set to be released later this year. STAR WARS: THE VINTAGE COLLECTION JABBA’S TATOOINE SKIFF Vehicle (HASBRO/Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/Available at select retailers: Fall 2019) Available for preorder at Hasbro Pulse. STAR WARS: THE VINTAGE COLLECTION TATOOINE SKIFF 3.75-INCH 3-PACK (HASBRO/Approx. Retail Price: $39.99/Available at select retailers: Fall 2019) Available for preorder at Hasbro Pulse. STAR WARS: THE VINTAGE COLLECTION JABBA’S PALACE ADVENTURE SET PLAYSET (HASBRO/Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Spring 2019) Available exclusively at [...]

By |2019-02-16T23:21:52-08:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: The Vintage Collection 2, Toy Fair|

The Black Series Toy Fair 2019 Press Release

While we are still wading through the mountain of reveals and information that was released today we are happy to share with you, courtesy of our friends at Hasbro, their official Star Wars Press Release for everything discussed at today’s panel. Here are the images and information pertaining to some of The Black Series figures set to be released later this year. HASBRO STAR WARS TOY FAIR REVEALS 2019 STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES DUEL OF THE FATES 6-INCH DARTH MAUL Figure (HASBRO/Ages: 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $24.99/Available: Spring 2019) Available exclusively at Star Wars Celebration. STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES DUEL OF THE FATES 6-INCH OBI-WAN KENOBI Figure (HASBRO/Ages: 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $24.99/Available: Spring 2019) Available exclusively at Star Wars Celebration. [...]

By |2019-02-16T22:50:47-08:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: The Black Series, Toy Fair|

Retro Collection Toy Fair 2019 Press Release

While we are still wading through the mountain of reveals and information that was released today we are happy to share with you, courtesy of our friends at Hasbro, their official Star Wars Press Release for everything discussed at today's panel. Here are the information and images regarding their new Kenner-inspired sculpted action figure line on "scuffed" vintage cardbacks coming exclusively to Target this Spring. Of note in the press release is that the Escape from the Death Star will be available at all major retailers. HASBRO STAR WARS TOY FAIR REVEALS 2019 STAR WARS RETRO COLLECTION DARTH VADER 3.75-INCH Figure (HASBRO/Approx. Retail Price: $9.99/Available: Spring 2019) Available exclusively at Target. STAR WARS RETRO COLLECTION CHEWBACCA 3.75-INCH Figure (HASBRO/Approx. Retail Price: $9.99/Available: Spring 2019) Available exclusively [...]

By |2019-02-16T17:25:25-08:00February 16th, 2019|Categories: The Vintage Collection 2, Toy Fair, Vintage|Tags: |