Tag: Enertainment

 

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 […]

 

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 […]

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 […]

Pre-Order Alert: Sideshow Collectibles Exclusive First Order Stormtrooper Premium Format Statue

Attention troop builders and first order fans, Sideshow Collectibles has just put up for pre-order their Premium Format First Order Stormtrooper statue This screen accurate collectible features the sleekly designed armor and helmet of the most feared fighting force in the Galaxy and also wields his blaster rifle. Plus there is a Sideshow Exclusive version […]

Win THE FORCE AWAKENS on Digital from Star Wars Action News and Vudu!

The Star Wars Action News Podcast and Vudu have teamed up to give away 5 Digital copies of The Force Awakens! These copies will be given out one per day, starting 3/31 and ending 4/4. It just takes two quick steps to Enter: Follow Star Wars Action News on PodBean.  (If you don’t have a […]

Win a Sixth-Scale Boba Fett Figure from Sideshow Collectibles and Star Wars Action News!

  As announced on the first episode of Star Wars Action News’ Toy Fair 2016 coverage — Star Wars Action News and Sideshow Collectibles are teaming up to give away this sixth-scale Boba Fett figure! The contest starts Sunday, February 14th and goes through February 29th.  You can enter up to three times: Facebook – Like Star […]

Star Wars Episode VIII Release Date Pushed Back

Lucasfilm has announced that Star Wars Episode VIII has been delayed. Originally scheduled to open May 26, 2017, the new release date is December 15, 2017. The full press release is below. Is this an attempt to recreate the nearly $2 billion earned by Episode VII: The Force Awakens? Does Disney not want Star Wars to compete with […]