Category: News

Join us Now LIVE – Star Wars Action News Aug 11, 2019: Hasbro SDCC Round-Up

Join Marjorie and Arnie now, live, as they recap all the Hasbro news from San Diego Comic-Con. In addition to new Black Series toys and (few) reveals, they will be unboxing and reviewing the SDCC Exclusive Luke Skywalker Action Figure Set, Black Series Kenner-Style Boba Fett, and Black Series Sith Trooper from The Rise of […]

Star Wars Action News Hosts Unbox Hasbro’s SDCC Exclusives Live 7/17, 9-10pm PDT

The night of July 17 Arnie, Marjorie, and Justin will be unboxing Hasbro’s 2019 SDCC exclusive Star Wars toys live from San Diego Comic-Con. This year Hasbro has four exclusive Star Wars exclusives: The Black Series Boba Fett Figure (in Kenner-inspired colors) Retro Prototype 3.75-Inch Darth Vader Figure The Vintage Collection 3.75-inch Luke Skywalker Jedi […]

The Best Star Wars Toys on Sale for Amazon Prime Day!

Amazon’s Prime Day is filled with amazing bargains–but only for Amazon Prime members, and the deals only last 1 day. We’re here to help you find the best Star Wars deals on the site without having to sort through 20 pages of junk! (Last Update: 12:45pm ET) Star Wars Battlefront II (Usually $29.99): Online Game […]

Star Wars Action News Joins Other Fan Sites for Celebration Chicago Giveaway!

Prominent Star Wars Collecting Sites Join Forces with Celebration Chicago Patch Set Exclusive six-piece patch set to be given away at the Star Wars fan convention Chicago, IL (April 3, 2019)  — The world’s biggest Star Wars collecting sites have come together to form an unstoppable collecting alliance.   Acclaimed fan sites and podcasts Creature […]

Star Wars Action News Announces Celebration Chicago Exclusive Shirt

To commemorate Star Wars Celebration Chicago, the Star Wars Action News team will be wearing new Kenner-inspired T-Shirts. We are making a limited number of these available to fans attending Celebration Chicago, and a portion of the proceeds will go to support Toys For Tots this year! The shirt is only available for pick-up at […]

Hasbro’s Empire Strikes Back Fan’s Choice Poll Enters Final Round

View this post on Instagram Is it the Ice Cream Maker guy or someone else? Vote NOW (by number) in the comments section for your favorite The Empire Strikes Back character to get made into a figure! Voting closes on Friday, March 8, 2019. A post shared by Hasbro Pulse (@hasbropulse) on Mar 5, 2019 […]

Hasbro’s 2019 Star Wars – Empire Strikes Back Fan’s Choice Poll

Next year is the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. To celebrate the anniversary Hasbro is letting you help decide which Empire Strikes Back character should be added to the Black Series (6-inch) line of figures. Any character from Empire Strikes Back can win, and it will not be a retool of a previously released figure. Star Wars […]

Hasbro Reveals the New “Hasbro Pulse” eCommerce and News Site

CORRECTION: This article previously said there was a $50 fee for Hasbro Pulse Premium. That is the case after Feb 24, 2019.  From Feb 15 – Feb 23, 2019, any purchase made at HasbroPulse.com enrolls you in Premium Membership for 2019. Hasbro today revealed a new web site to directly sell products to fans–Hasbro Pulse. Hasbro Pulse had been […]

 

Star Wars Cyber Monday Savings Give Your Wallet Force!

May the Savings be with you on this Cyber Monday where, finally, there are some great bargains to be had on Black Series and Vintage Collection Hasbro Toys, LEGO, and more! Black Series/The Vintage Collection Hasbro Toys The best bargain at Amazon today is the Black Series Force FX Z6 Riot Control Baton. This $200 […]

 

Hasbro Q&A — HasLab Sail Barge (and Yakface!) Update

  Today Star Wars Action News was privileged to be one of only three fan sites participating in a Q&A with the Star Wars Brand Team at Hasbro. The topic was, of course, their current crowdfunding project for the Khetanna — Jabba the Hutt’s Sail Barge playset that measures 4-feet long. Participating in the conversation were our long-time […]