First official trailer of Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi revealed during Star Wars Celebration at Orlando, Florida.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story will be released on December 16, 2016
Funko will be selling exclusive Star Wars: The Force Awakens BB-8 and Han Solo with Bowcaster POP! vinyl bobble heads at their SDCC booth. BB-8 bobble head features a thumbs-up lighter, while Han Solo comes with Chewbacca’s Bowcaster.
Gentle Giant just recently announced that they will have exclusive Jumbo Figure for SDCC 2016. They will have 2 versions of Jumbo Figure Farmboy Luke Skywalker. One in a brown hair and another one in yellow hair. Both of the Jumbo Figures will have Return of the Jedi packaging. These Luke Skywalker figures are scanned from the original 3.75-inches 1983 Kenner version action figures. Jumbo Figure Farmboy Luke Skywalker SDCC 2016 are only available in limited number only, 250 pieces for each versions.
Sideshow announced their SDCC 2016 exclusive figure that will available for sale to the convention attendees with Exclusive R2-D2 Unpainted Prototype. The R2-D2 Unpainted Prototype figure is the same on e that was first revealed at Toy Soul 2015 last December. The convention exclusive R2-D2 comes in a monochromatic paint scheme with a nice silver finish, but has all the features you would expect fromR2-D2 figure. You can get this SDCC 2016 R2-D2 for $120.
Sideshow is updating Star Wars IG-88 1:6 scale figure, which originally released in 2011. IG-88 is a droid bounty hunter that appeared in Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back. The 14.5-inches figure features over 20 points of articulation. The update includes movie accurate paint theme and a fabric bandolier. IG-88 accessories include new concussion grenades, the BlasTech E-11 Blaster, and the DLT-20A Blaster Rifle. IG-88 1:6 scale figure is retailed for $199.
Hot Toys recently celebrated the grand opening of their flagship store at the newly opened Disneytown in Shanghai, China. To commemorate the grand opening, Hot Toys introduced 6 exclusive action figures that are only available in-store purchases. The figures are:
- Star Wars Gold Stormtrooper in 1:6 scale
- Iron Man 2 Mark IV in 1:6 scale
- Iron Man 3 Mark XXI Gold Version in 1:6 scale
- Iron Man Mark III and War Machine Comic Color Version Cosbaby
- Star Wars C-3PO and R2-D2 The Force Awakens Cosbaby
- Iron Man Mark XXI Gold Version Cosbaby
Gentle Giant has revealed a new Star Wars: The Force Awakens Rey Mini Bust. The bust is based on Rey as seen in Jakku from the movie. The 1:6 scale mini bust will retail around $120. For now it’s scheduled for early 2017 release date. Each of the Rey mini bust will be individually numbered with a matching certificate of authenticity.