Category: 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 […]

 

New Podcast: Star Wars Action News — 501st Episode: Marching on Toy Fair

Hosted by Arnie Carvalho and Marjorie Carvalho Toy Fair international begins TOMORROW! In this episode Marjorie and Arnie discuss the things they hope, and expect, to see at this weekend’s show. Listen now, and then follow Star Wars Action News on Facebook, YouTube, and Twitter for live VIDEO updates from the show! Also in this […]

 

New Podcast — Star Wars Action News Episode 500!

Hosted by Arnie Carvalho, Marjorie Carvalho, Daryl Whitlow, Andrew Harrison, Brock, and more! This weekend is Toy Fair International 2018! Tons of new Star Wars collectibles will be revealed (including, likely, the first look at SOLO toys)!  Star Wars Action News will be there to cover all the releases. But before Toy Fair, here’s a […]

 

Facebook is Changing. Here’s how to keep up with Now Playing Podcasts

Facebook is changing its News Feed so you see less news (ironically). There will be less videos, less news articles, and more items that your friends have commented on. But there is a way to keep your favorite Pages (like Now Playing Podcast) in your feed.  Here’s instructions how to do it on iPhone, Android, […]

 

Star Wars Toy Sales Down as “Movie Fatigue” Sets In

Are you suffering from “Movie Tie-In Fatigue?” Per a Bloomberg article, Star Wars toy sales are down. Specifically adult collectors are still buying (but, judging by some “fan” sites, they’re complaining the entire time they shop); however, kids have less interest in the Star Wars toys. The article states: “While ‘Star Wars’ was still the […]

 

New Podcast: Now Playing — Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi

Hosted by Arnie Carvalho, Stuart Atkinson, and Jakob Conkling     Episode VIII finds General Leia (Carrie Fisher), Poe Dameron (Oscar Isaac), Finn (John Boyega), and a dwindling number of Resistance fighters beating a hasty retreat from the rising armies of Supreme Leader Snoke (Andy Serkis). Their only hope lies with recently located Luke Skywalker […]

Star Wars Collecting Sites Join Forces for Star Wars Celebration Patch Giveaway

Star Wars Collecting Fan Sites and Podcasts have again combined Forces at 2017’s Star Wars Celebration Orlando! Visit the Celebration Collecting Track Social Lounge (Room W305) to meet  the faces behind top Star Wars collecting sites and receive and get exclusive swag! Jedi Business (JediBusiness.com), Jedi News (JediNews.co.uk), Jedi Temple Archives (JediTempleArchives.com), Star Wars Action […]