Category: News

Hasbro Reveals New Black Series Reveals and More at Comic Con Dortmund

At GERMAN COMIC CON DORTMUND 2019 Hasbro revealed several new Star Wars items. In the Black Series 6-Inch line come two new announcements: A Sith Jet Trooper and Clone Commander Bly. Both will hit stores in Spring, 2020. Also Black Series comes a new Force FX lightsaber. Count Dooku’s saber with its curved hilt will […]

New Podcast: Star Wars 2019 Holiday Gift and Black Friday Sale Guide

Happy Thanksgiving from all of us at Star Wars Action News. And, for the 15th consecutive year, Thanksgiving means it’s time for another Star Wars Action News podcast! If you’re going shopping for Black Friday, watch this episode as Arnie & Marjorie run down all the Star Wars sales in stores and online. Then, as […]

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 […]