Category: Star Wars

The PSWCS Exclusive Luke Skywalker Charity Medallion

The following is a press release from our friends at the PWCS: This is the SWAG you are looking for… Celebration Swag is everywhere! Everyone hunts for swag…and some of the best is trade-only! Don’t want to miss out on some of the most fun? Then make sure your pockets are filled with Celebration-worthy PSWCS.org […]

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 […]

Star Wars Celebration Chicago Art Show – How to Pre-Order

Updated March 5 – Added Steve Anderson’s Print and corrected the web address for Kayla Woodside. One of the more confusing aspects of the upcoming Star Wars Celebration Chicago is the Art Show, and all the exclusive art prints available to attendees of the convention. Here we’ll try to lay it out for you. Acme […]

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 […]

 

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 […]