Galaxy of Toys #90: Hasbro PulseCon, HasLab & Holiday Troopers

The crew of Galaxy of Toys Podcast is back to breakdown the reveals, announcements, and memorable moments from Hasbro's first virtual convention; Hasbro PulseCon 2020! Join host Jason Luttrull (Galaxy of Toys) and co-hosts Matt Fox (This Week in Star Wars), Ryan Beise (MrByZ Reviews), Chris Moorehead, Jayson Krebsbach (Yakface) and Jake Stevens (From4-LOMtoZuckuss) for a rundown of all the reveals from the last month! On this episode, we discuss the latest Star Wars offerings from Hasbro. We talk about the reveals at Hasbro PulseCon 2020 and our thoughts on the latest HasLab project. Please send comments and questions to galaxyoftoys@gmail.com

By |2020-10-01T23:39:58-07:00October 1st, 2020|Categories: Convention Coverage, Galaxy of Toys, Hasbro Pulse, HasLab|Tags: |

The Sandcrawler #99 – The Fallopian Falcon

As it is International Podcast Day, we had drop by The Sandcrawler to chat about the reveals made at this past weekend's Hasbro PulseCon. Join Mac, Dan, and yours truly as we breakdown the virtual convention yuletide announcements! We’re on Episode 99 but are we The Great One? Listen and find out! Hasbro Pulse Con 2020  was this past weekend and their livestream of the event provided a ton of Star Wars figure announcements including the reveal of the next Haslab crowd funding project: The Vintage Collection Razor Crest from The Mandalorian.  Jake returns to help us break down all the announcements. Follow along with our discussion with Jake’s article on From 4LOM to Zuckuss.com. Hasbro Pulse Poseable Figure Stands Watch listener, Dave put them [...]

By |2020-09-30T23:21:39-07:00September 30th, 2020|Categories: Convention Coverage, The Sandcrawler|Tags: |

HasLab’s The Vintage Collection Razor Crest

Yesterday's launch of the second Vintage Collection-based HasLab, the Razor Crest, found great success in its launch. The signature ship of The Mandalorian, at the end of the first day, was crowd-funded at 68%. While the price of the vehicle is $150 cheaper than Jabba's Sail Barge, it should be noted that at the end of the first day, it only was backed at 11%. As can be seen below, the Sail Barge took almost the entire crowd-funding period to fully fund. The Razor Crest in contrast is on pace to fund in the next few days making the chance of unlocking the next two tiers very possible during the campaign. While the website appears to still be having some troubles when trying to back [...]

By |2020-09-26T10:17:37-07:00September 26th, 2020|Categories: Hasbro Pulse, HasLab, The Mandalorian, The Vintage Collection|Tags: , |

Hasbro PulseCon Recap

Yesterday Hasbro's Star Wars brand panel provided a wealth of information and reveals and below you will find the cliff notes of all that was announced. The Vintage Collection Basic Figures Captain Rex (The Clone Wars) VC182 Fives (The Clone Wars) - Fall 2020 The Mandalorian (Beskar Armor) (The Mandalorian) Includes plastic cape Specialty Reissue Wave Anakin Skywalker (Peasant Disguise) (Attack of the Clones) - Spring 2021 Includes improved soft-goods & PhotoReal Battle Droid (The Phantom Menace) - Spring 2021 Updated weathering Deco Queen Amidala (The Phantom Menace) - Spring 2021 PhotoReal TIE Pilot (Return of the Jedi) - Spring 2021 Version taken from the TIE Fighter with improved deco Exclusives 501st Legion ARC Troopers Special Action Figure Set (Hasbro PulseCon) Incinerator Trooper (The Mandalorian) [...]

Hasbro PulseCon Press Release and Images

This morning Hasbro successfully began their first virtual convention, Hasbro PulseCon. The event began at 8 AM PST with fantasy gaming panels before transitioning to three consecutive Star Wars panels at 10:30 AM PST. The first panel hosted by members of Hasbro's design and marketing team as well a representation by LFL. During the panel, numerous Black Series and Vintage Collection figures were announced. Among them were a new wave of Archive figures, a new TVC reissue wave, a wave of Holiday Edition Black Series figures, few exclusive TBS and TVC figs, and a few non-exclusives. During the second panel, HasLab officially announced that the Razor Crest from The Mandalorian will be joining The Vintage Collection if it is successfully funded. This time, Hasbro [...]

Hasbro PulseCon All-Star Lineup Press Release

With Hasbro's online virtual convention, Hasbro PulseCon, happening in just one week, we have now received the celebrity and panel lineup for this premiere event. This event will begin at 11 AM EST on Friday and run through late Saturday afternoon. Other dates to be aware of this week include: Sept 22nd at noon EST: Sneak Preview on HasbroPulse YouTube channel Sept 23rd at noon EST: Early Access for Con exclusives for Hasbro Pulse Premium Members Sept 24th at noon EST: Convention Exclusives on sale Below you will find the updated press release given to us by Hasbro for next week's event: HASBRO UNVEILS ALL-STAR LINEUP FOR HASBRO PULSECON, GIVING FANS A VIRTUAL FRONT ROW SEAT TO PANELS, CELEBRITY GUESTS, [...]

By |2020-09-18T16:40:40-07:00September 18th, 2020|Categories: Hasbro Pulse|Tags: , |
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