May 2012

Posted by: The_Josh | 31 May 2012 | 21:09 EDT
Sideshow Collectibles Star Wars Diorama Announcement
In tonight’s Sideshow Collectibles newsletter Star Wars fans got a chance to see the next diorama. The next diorama captures a Jedi vs one of the prequels nastiest villains. Coming at you will be Shaak Ti vs. General Grievous. No information has been announced at this time but we will know more next week via the Sideshow Experience. For now you can check out the preview in our Shaak Ti vs. General Grievous Thread.

Captain Rex Premium Format Figure - Sideshow Exclusive



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 30 May 2012 | 13:40 EDT

2012 Vintage Collection: Star Wars Vintage Wave 04 starts a new packaging style. it contains two each of Ep VI Darth Vader, Ep V Bespin Escape Princess Leia, Ep IV Sandtrooper, Ep III Shock Trooper, Ep II Clone Lieutenant and Ep I Jar Jar Binks, with each coming in current and new blue card packaging. The Case of 12 is listed at $119.99, with the Blue Card Set of 6 at $69.99 and the regular set of 6 at $59.99.

In Stock TVC: Each figure is also listed singly (to be filled randomly with either card) at $11.99 - $13.99 each. The Series 02 case includes a number of figures from EP I, EP IV and EP V including Qui-Gon Jinn, Darth Maul, Darth Vader and an Imperial Navy Commander, along with Clone Wars Anakin Skywalker and new figure Darth Malgus; this case is listed at $119.99. Series 02 Revision 02 includes a number of different figures like Dr. Evazan, Wedge Antilles, Kithaba and Nom Anor in addition to some of the figures in the Series 02 case, and this assortment is also listed at $119.99.

Clone Wars: The Clone Wars continue with this new case assortment. It includes two each of Commander Fox, Yoda, Anakin Skywalker and Season 4 versions of Captain Rex and Obi-Wan Kenobi along with one each of the Super Battle Droid and Season 4 Clone Commander Wolfe. This case is priced at $109.99.

Talking Darth Maul Plush: This super deformed plush of Sidious' apprentice can speak phrases from "The Phantom Menace" as well as looking cute in your collection. We have him priced at $49.99.

R2-D2 Whizz Watch: Underground Toys' new watch can not only tell you the time, but it can also act as a remote control for a small R2-D2 figure as well. This great gadget is listed at $33.99.

Darth Vader Stressball: The Dark Lord of the Sith's Helmet now makes great way to take out some stress with the release of this rubbery foam Stress ball. Get some relief now for the price of $12.99.

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Posted by: Darth_Spice | 29 May 2012 | 14:48 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Spike to Debut New Star Wars Project
The next Star Wars title?There is another great disturbance in the force coming to the world of Star Wars video games. During the Star Wars movie marathon this past weekend on Spike TV revealed it will have exclusive footage of a new Star Wars game during the Electronic Entertainment Expo. "Spike TV's plans to exclusively unveil the newest game franchise in the "Star Wars" universe, which will debut at the 2012 Electronic Entertainment Expo. A first look at this top secret project will be revealed on Thursday, May 31, as a part of the pre-E3 episode of Spike's hit video game show "GTTV," followed by the live world gameplay premiere of this new "Star Wars" franchise during the network's "E3 All Access Live" primetime special on June 4 at 10:00 pm ET/7:00 pm PT." For more visit SpikeTV.com for the



Posted by: Nabil | 28 May 2012 | 14:43 EDT
Sandwatch Live: Inside Darth's Mall!
While Star Wars weekends is in full swing during week 2, here's a tour around the exclusive store Darth's Mall. Enjoy the toys, collectibles and just about anything else with a Disney logo from a galaxy far, far away!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 27 May 2012 | 12:54 EDT
Happy Memorial Day Troopers!
Happy Memorial Day!The staff at Sandtroopers.com would like to wish each and every member of our ground forces a Happy Memorial Day. We simply cannot express in words the gratitude for the sacrifices from each and every member and branch of our armed forces. We would also encourage you to hold a moment of silence for those who have given their lives for our freedom, and if we believe we'll say a prayer for their families. We will also say thank you to those on active duty and pray for your safe return home as well. Finally, no matter how you celebrate please do so safely. God bless the United States of America, and United We Find!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 26 May 2012 | 21:28 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: The Future is Here!
Our S.C.A.L.P. enforcer Lord-Penter has sent us a short clip of what could very well be the technology that produces cars that have Landspeeder-like floating ability, even though it looks more like General Grievous' wheelbike. Click below to see what might make our toy runs very interesting!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 25 May 2012 | 22:26 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Happy Anniversary ANH & RotJ!
The Force is with us, ALWAYS!It's hard to believe it has been 35 years since a little film called Star Wars changed the world forever. We would like to thank George Lucas for his grand vision. We will continue to love and enjoy the Saga and give support to the hobby of Star Wars collecting. It is also to be noted Return of the Jedi is 29 years young as well! What was your most enjoyable memory of Star Wars when you experienced it for the first time? Head into our forums and let us know! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 25 May 2012 | 22:26 EDT
This Just in from Brian's Toys:

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The G.I. Joe: Retaliation Figures are now in stock! Make your own GI Joe movie with these awesome vehicles and figures in amazing 3-Dimensional reality. But seriously, why wait until March 2013? Several Star Wars Sideshow 12" figures have been restocked, from Darth Maul to Salacious Crumb. Modern AFA-Graded figures have been stocked, and include several variants such as the POTF2 Luke Short Saber, Long Tray. For more from this weeks Brian's Toys newsletter, visit our website.


Posted by: Darth_Spice | 25 May 2012 | 22:17 EDT
Sandwatch Live: Star Wars Weekends Highlights
Our coverage of Star Wars Weekends continues with this short clip of highlights from last weekend. There is footage from the celebrity motorcade, "Behind the Force", "Stars of the Saga" and much more from Orlando last weekend. Thanks again to Nabil for a job well done, click below and enjoy!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 24 May 2012 | 14:56 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Star Wars Weekends Bonus Gallery!
Troopers bring the heat!We had the pleasure of having not only one, but two of our S.C.A.L.P. Operatives at Star Wars weekends. Forum member Walt "Phenix" Crowley has sent us a stunning photo gallery from his experience, but you'll really appreciate his incredible Darth Revan costume. Phenix doesn't always march around Florida in his gear, but when he does, it's for Star Wars Weekends! For more, check out photo gallery and much more from Walt Disney World. United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 24 May 2012 | 13:43 EDT

Diamond Select Jawa Bank: The Ultimate Quarter Scale line of figures may be gone, but Diamond is still making pieces to fill out your collection. This Jawa Bank is the perfect size to match up with your collection, and we have it priced at $18.99.

Fighter Pods: A variety of new listings are up for the new miniature characters and ships from the Star Wars Fighter Pods line. We have Cases and Singles of the Random Four-Packs, Cases and Singles of the Mystery Bags, a Set of two new Eight-Packs and a Set of two new Twelve-Packs - check out all the new listings.

X-Wing Miniatures Game: Fantasy Flight Productions is well known in the gaming industry for quality products, and they have now announced a new miniatures battle game based on the Star Wars Universe. We have pre-orders available for the Core Game Set at $39.99, along with TIE Interceptor, TIE Fighter, X-Wing and Y-Wing Expansion Packs at $14.99 each. In addition to these, a special Dice Pack is available at $7.99 to enhance gameplay.

F/X Lightsabers: Luke's blue lightsaber is again available in the form of this F/X Lightsaber with Removable Blade. it is listed at $119.99.

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Posted by: Nabil | 23 May 2012 | 12:37 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Star Wars Weekends - Week I
From the house of Mouse!We have begun our coverage of Star Wars Weekends 2012. The guests and entertainment were top ranking but if you were searching for Droids or anything else collectible then you certainly came to the right place. For more, check out my report and stay tuned for much more from Walt Disney World. United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 23 May 2012 | 12:25 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Disney Motorcade Parade from Star Wars Weekends!
Forum member Walt "Phenix" Crowley directed us a a series of video clips from the Disney Motorcade at Star Wars Weekends this past Saturday and visit the YouTube channel of Legendary Jedi for the other chapters. Click below for the first clip!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 22 May 2012 | 16:41 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: The Emperor is Coming!
The rumor of Ian McDiarmid attending Celebration VI started at C2E2 has been confirmed this past weekend by the official Celebration VI website. If you needed a good reason to attend, let us remind you "The Emperor" does not usually attend conventions! For more check out the




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 22 May 2012 | 3:09 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Motor City Comic-Con Report!
That was cool!The Motor City Comic-Con was a huge success all weekend long. It was the best one yet and it was a lot of fun just going out to cover the show without having to man the Battle Station. I also left my Sandtrooper costume home as the repairs that were needed were not made in time but I enjoyed taking a break from sweating like a whore in church that always comes with wearing a Stormtrooper costume. For more, check out my complete report from this weekend and thanks again to forum member darthdad67 for his assistance all three days!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 22 May 2012 | 2:12 EDT
Sandwatch Guides: Disney Droid Factory 2012
Our Sandwatch Guides have received a rather unique update from our good friend Dan Curto. Click below to see the 2012 Build-A-Droid Collection available now at Disney Hollywood Studios Star Wars Weekends. Click below to see them in full detail, with a little help from our friends at Galactic Hunter, Jedi News, Jedi Temple Archives, Star Wars Action News, Yakface, and Yoda's News. Thanks again to Mr. Curto for the Intel, United We ARE!




Posted by: Nabil | 22 May 2012 | 1:46 EDT
Sandwatch Live: Clone Wars Season 5 Trailer!
At Star Wars Weekends fans were shown a exclusive trailer for the upcoming Clone Wars Season 5! Click below to see what was shown while we prepare my mission report and photos from Star Wars Weekends!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 21 May 2012 | 16:40 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Sunday Photo Gallery LIVE!
Thanks to all you guys!We have uploaded our final photo gallery from Motor City Comic-Con this past weekend and what an incredible journey it was! We'd like to thank the staff, artists Jay Shimko & Joe Corroney and the Great Lakes Garrison for being a huge part of our fun the past few days. Another big shout of thanks to the staff at Coolwaters Productions for bringing an outstanding guest list to the event! For more, check out highlights of the panels and much more in the Sunday photo gallery and stay tuned for my weekend report. United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 20 May 2012 | 21:12 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Grinding Gears in the big D!
It has been a capacity filling Dewback Patrol this weekend at Motor City Comic-Con. I spent the yesterday grabbing a few autographs before the heavy crowd invaded convention center. There were many great costumes on display, and I did my best to document as much of the day as I could with my camera lens. We have a great photo gallery from Sunday and stay tuned for more highlights from the floor!





Posted by: Darth_Spice | 20 May 2012 | 21:00 EDT
Dewback Patrol: A Full-Scale Invasion!
Bringing Lords to their knees!With a near 90 degree day here in the suburbs of Detroit, I had a bit of a concern about what effect that might have on attendance. After a return from lunch I was told people were walking as far as a mile and a half away! Make sure to take a look at the photo gallery to see some of the cool costumes, guests and much more from the show Saturday afternoon. One thing is certain, the Battle Station must return to the Motor City Comic-Con next year. Stay tuned for my complete report as we wrap our mission.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 20 May 2012 | 4:08 EDT
Sandwatch Live: Got Shimko?
We had a chance to stop and chat with Star Wars artist Jay Shimko at Motor City Comic-Con Saturday afternoon. After an extended tour of duty with the Great Lakes Garrison with one of the most awesome Dengar costumes in the galaxy, Jay decided to follow his passion and dreams into being an artist. There's no question if you collect action figures you'll see where he draws some of his inspiration! Click below for our tour of his booth that includes a Celebration VI sneak preview.




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 19 May 2012 | 19:20 EDT
This Just in from Brian's Toys:

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This week features even more Palitoy collectible vintage figures at Brian's Toys. This time from the Empire Strikes Back line released in 1981! Aside from carded AFA, several Loose AFA action figures have been restocked on the website and the extremely rare POTF Carded AT-AT Driver has been reduced to $1,999.99.Several more pieces of Artwork has been added that will bring a great style to any fans hobby room. For more from this week's newsletter, visit our website.


Posted by: Darth_Spice | 18 May 2012 | 20:24 EDT
Sandwatch Live: Interview with Sam Witwer!
Earlier this month we broke news regarding the Target exclusive Darth Maul Returns Battle Pack, but what did Sam Witwer the voice actor for Darth Maul think about his newest action figure? Click below to hear the special request Lord Maul has for the crew at Hasbro! United We Find.




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 18 May 2012 | 19:47 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Getting Revved Up in the Motor City!
We'd be honored if you could join us!We are back from our first day of activity at the annual Motor City Comic-Con here in Novi, MI. The name of the venue has changed but it's still in the same place. There are a ton of Star Wars guests scheduled to appear and we'll be bringing you photos and video throughout the show. For more, check out our first gallery from this afternoon as the show got underway! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 17 May 2012 | 22:14 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: TFAU II Kickstarter Underway!
The Force Within Us, Cris Macht's follow up documentary to The Force Among Us has been approved for kickstarter funding and is now fully operational! "Filmmaker Cris Macht takes you on a journey revealing that Star Wars is more than just another sci-fi film to watch or convention to attend. It exposes personal connections that are developed through the sagas good versus evil storyline, and the hope that good ultimately triumphs in our world as well as in a galaxy far, far away. Also featured are thought provoking stories from Star Wars celebrities and how being a part of the phenomenon has changed their lives. Familiar Star Wars locations, like the Death Valley (Tatooine) and the Redwood Forest (Endor), add to the deep, emotional journey that is “The Force Within Us.” For more visit their kickstarter page to donate and to get the


Posted by: Darth_Spice | 16 May 2012 | 21:18 EDT
Sandwatch Sneak Peek: Return of the AT-ST!
Did you miss this?We have breaking news regarding yet another fall exclusive, this time in celebration of Return of the Jedi. It appears the Walmart exclusive AT-ST is making a return to Kmart as part of the Vintage Collection. This version of the AT-ST was also exclusive to Target a couple years back as well. Do you think this is a good idea? For more, check out the photos and let us know what you think in our forums!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 15 May 2012 | 13:23 EDT
Sandwatch Sneak Peek: There is Another - Target Exclusive!
OH hell yeah!We have a tiny Sneak Peek for those of you who are getting into the Hasbro Fighter Pods craze. If not, then this is not the preview you're looking for! It appears Target stores will land this exclusive set, complete with a nifty Darth Maul tin! We're not exactly sure when this will be available but a good guess might be this fall. For more check out the photo gallery and stay tuned for anything else our S.C.A.L.P. Intel provides! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 15 May 2012 | 3:23 EDT
Dewback Preview: Joliet Public Library Star Wars Day
This ones for the new recruits!For our Troopers in the Joliet, IL and surrounding area we invite you to the third annual Star Wars day at the Joliet Public Library. Meet your favorite Star Wars characters, play games, enter a raffle to win prizes, and meet renowned Star Wars artist Dave Dorman! Please note this is the library "downtown" if you are going to attend. There is going to be a ton of other entertainment, but keep in mind this is a one day event. For more visit the Facebook page for the



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 15 May 2012 | 2:55 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: A Thorn on Our Side!
The Commander of Thunder!Clone Wars Director Dave Filoni unveiled a special Season 5 sneak preview of Commander Thorn to honor the recent success of the Marvel Avengers film. "Thorn is obviously our homage to “Thor, the god of thunder.” Commander Thorn even carries a Z-6 blaster canon named “the Hammer.” Enjoy this sneak peak at a new clone from Season 5." For more check out Dave's Facebook page for the



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 13 May 2012 | 13:15 EDT

Star Wars Limited Edition Giclees: We have 9 new Star Wars art pieces listed. This includes Cargo hold, The Kessel Run, Boba Fett, The Darth Vader, The Hunter, Rebel Pilot, Your Highness, Like Beggar's Canyon and Jedi Slayer. They range in price from $66.99 to $269.99.

Sideshow Collectibles: This piece shows the famous scene of Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker battling on Bespin. It is done in 1/5th scale and is listed at $299.99.

Kotobukiya: The galaxy’s most feared bounty hunter Boba Fett returns to the hit line of smaller scale Star Wars Saga Collection ARTFX+ Statues. With an all-new sculpt and paint scheme this is a great successor to the previously offered Empire Strikes Back Fett.

Gentle Giant: Gentle Giant has released their fourth quarter pre-order information and we have the Star Wars & Marvel listed on our website for pre-order. The 12-inch scale Vintage Yoda with Orange Snake, Ree Yees minibust and Clone Trooper deluxe statue are worth a look!

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Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 May 2012 | 17:31 EDT
Sandtrooper Spotlight: A Real Trooper - Real Collector!
Godspeed and safe Return on your mission!We have an extra special Sandtrooper Spotlight as we bring you the incredible showcase of Thomas Harper who serves in the United States Army, with the 3rd Infantry Division at Fort Stewart, GA. After reading his email, I couldn't believe how much work he's put into his hobby. "The military lifestyle can be a little hard on collections of any size. Mine has been set up and completely torn down a total of three times in the last year, and will soon be disassembled for a significant period of time as I prepare to deploy to Afghanistan at the end of this summer." We have added his photos to our collections gallery and we'll be ready to add to them when he returns from his mission. God Bless him and the countless others for their service and dedication to keeping America free. We'd encourage you to check out the interview at Videogamemuseum.com to see the



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 May 2012 | 0:19 EDT
This Just in from Brian's Toys:

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Collectors should take notice of the Vintage 12-Back Palitoy Star Wars figures, AFA-graded and in stock over at Brian's Toys! This selection features hard-to-find figures (from Han Solo Small Head to Sand People) that would make a great addition to anyone's growing collection. New Gentle Giant pre-orders include the latest 12" Jumbo Yoda figure, White Clone Trooper statue, and Ree Yees mini bust. New Boba Fett-themed artwork has been added. For more great stuff visit our website for the complete newsletter!


Posted by: Darth_Spice | 11 May 2012 | 16:11 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: 3 New Gentle Giant Products Incoming!
Look at these You will!The team at Gentle Giant has released their May solicitations for this month and they have three awesome Star Wars items that are available for pre-order. The vintage Yoda ($75) for their 12-inch Kenner line is just like you remember it, only bigger! They also made sure to include the orange snake that was more popular during the original run. They have also announced Ree Yees ($75) for their mini-bust line and a Clone Trooper statue that is priced a little higher at $265. We have assembled a photo gallery of all three complete with the details for your inspection!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 11 May 2012 | 15:58 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Proto Fett Delayed
We were pretty sure the mailaway Prototype Boba Fett would be no different than any of the past promotions but forum member Slobba_the_Hutt confirmed today they are indeed mailing out the infamous white mailer cards. His order was set to ship July 20, 2012 and they are giving collectors the option of cancelling their order and we're guessing no one is going to be so silly to do that! For more, check out the forums for the


Posted by: Nabil | 11 May 2012 | 15:44 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: More on the Droids You're Looking For!
This could get expensive Troopers!There is even more information posted on what we can expect to find at the exclusive Star Wars Weekends store Darth's Mall, which will be located between “The Tower of Terror” & "Rock N Roll". You'll find new exclusive pins, a new IPhone Cover, many toys and just about anything else that you can think of. You'll see lots of exciting droids that will be available for purchase and yours to build at the new Build a Droid Factory at Tatooine Traders! A single carded Droid will be worth $11.95 (plus tax) & a double droid pack will be worth $18.95 (plus tax). Don’t forget to stop by our forums to share your excitement, we'd love to here your opinions. United We Find!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 11 May 2012 | 14:35 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Early Father of the Year Candidate!
Just add Syrup!We've seen some crazy things done with Star Wars and food over the years, but check out these Star Wars themed pancakes sent in from Sandtrooper Freddy Endo! There's no doubt Nathan Shields should be in contention for Father of the Year! For more check out Gammasquad for the



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 9 May 2012 | 16:18 EDT
Sandwatch Sneak Peek: Target Exclusive Darth Maul Returns Battle Pack!
OH hell yeah!Our S.C.A.L.P. Intel is at it again with a reveal of the Target Exclusive Darth Maul Returns Battle Pack that includes a new Darth Maul, Savage Opress and the debut of the Nightsister* figure! Check out the gallery and make sure to stop by our forums and share your thoughts. It's great to see we'll also get another chance at Armored Savage Opress!

*Update: We are not 100% sure it's Mother Talzin, therefore we'll stick with "Night Sister" for now!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 9 May 2012 | 16:08 EDT
DewbacK Patrol: Free Comic Book Day
Odie back on the road!Our west coast S.C.A.L.P. Operative Odiewan was very busy last Saturday afternoon during Free Comic Book Day. The day was spent hitting up two California comic book shops and taking part in the festivities. There's no question this is a great way for comic book collecting to get introduced to the vital next generation. If you did happen to miss out this year, check out the mission details to see! Don't forget you can still download the Star Wars offering from Dark Horse for this year. United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 8 May 2012 | 13:35 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: The First CVI Show Exclusive Announced!
Oh WOWThe Celebration VI news keeps coming in as Reed Pop announced the first Show Exclusive. The Commander Ganch figure from Sideshow Collectibles was based a series of Star Wars: The Clone Wars web comics illustrated by Tom Hodges. These will be available the first day of the show in limited numbers, and I'll bet this one moves pretty fast! For more check out the latest at Medium at Large.net for the



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 8 May 2012 | 13:19 EDT
Dewback Preview: Motor City Comic-Con!
We are inside of two weeks until the next Motor City Comic-Con! They have a great Star Wars guest list this year with Sam Witwer (Starkiller, Darth Maul), Billy Dee Williams (Lando), Corey Dee Williams (Klaatu), Deep Roy (Droopy McCool), Felix Silla (Ewok), Rena Owen (Taun We), and Stephen Costantino (Gammorean Guard). The guest list is also packed with tons of other celebrities from pop culture and entertainment. Click below for ticket and hotel information!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 8 May 2012 | 13:09 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Lost Line TVC Packages!
Do we really need these?We have an yet another advanced look at the first few "Lost Line" vintage figures. The Shocktrooper and Sandtrooper will most likely sell even though we've been pretty saturated with both for years now. However I really wonder why they didn't use an actual photo of the lightning bouncing off Vader's helmet instead of the photo they've already used? For more check out the complete gallery and let us know what you think the latest in our forums. United We Find.



Posted by: Nabil | 8 May 2012 | 12:57 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Carbon Freeze Me at Star Wars Weekends!
Just way too cool!If you were pondering a visit to Disney Star Wars Weekends this year, they have come up with a great reason why you should. The Official Site announced yesterday the "Carbon Freeze Me" promotion that will be a bit pricey at $100 but 4 weeks later you'll receive your own figure in Carbonite! How cool is that? Make sure to visit our forums to share your thoughts on this and if you're in the area I hope to see you there!



Posted by: Nabil | 8 May 2012 | 12:40 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Celebration VI Guests Announced!
The first round of celebrity guests have been announced for Celebration VI. Fans will once again have a chance to meet Carrie Fisher, Jeremy Bulloch, Dickey Beer, John Morton (Boba Fett Ep V & VI) and Daniel Logan. Also Clone Wars CGI Supervisor Joel Aron will all be there signing autographs too! You can find more information visit at Star Wars.com and also make sure to visit our forums and share your excitement for Celebration! United We Find.




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 6 May 2012 | 13:50 EDT
Sandwatch Sneak Peek: M.T.T. Battle Droid & Obi-Wan!
They are Coming!We have an advanced look at the pack in figures that are included with the upcoming Multi Troop Transport (M.T.T.) that we believe is now in the hands of our Operative in China, Commanderphoenix. We've all been wondering what the final product of the Battle Droids will look like, and we're not totally sure ALL the Battle Droids are all the same sculpt. We were told in February there were two Battle Droid sculpts. For more check out the complete gallery and let us know what you think of this set in our forums. United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 5 May 2012 | 15:40 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Finding Another Galaxy 2012
Great job Ricky!Our Dewback Patrol menu is updated with coverage from the Rochester New York National Museum of Play as they hosted Finding Another Galaxy once again. One of our many New York Operatives, JediMCor took his "Clone recruits" on a mission of fun and a very exciting tour down memory lane. Check out the mission details and close to two hundred photos from their incredible adventure last weekend!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 4 May 2012 | 17:57 EDT
Affiliate Update: Happy Star Wars Day from Mimoco!
Our friends at Mimoco are offering a limited edition release of a Hooded Darth Maul featuring his characteristic cape, deadly double-bladed light saber, and fierce yellow grimace in a run of 504 units. You can see how you can win one and also click below to see the unveiling!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 4 May 2012 | 17:50 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: There is Another!
Our good friend Cris Macht has started his next film project set to hit in fall 2012. Click below to see the trailer for The Force Within Us!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 3 May 2012 | 13:48 EDT

LEGO Key Lights: This mini flashlights come in a variety of styles. we have Darth maul, Yoda and the Stormtrooper from Star Wars, in addition to random Ninjago and Spaceman versions. Each is listed at $11.99.

Kubricks: Medicom has announced that three Star Wars Kubrick Two-Packs are coming back. We have listings for C-3P0 & R2-D2, Darth Vader & 501st Clone Trooper and Darth maul & Sith Speeder, each at $39.99 for the pair of figures.

Sideshow Collectibles: Sideshow's Militaries of Star Wars line continues with Clone Commander Neyo. He is wearing his maroon-detailed armor and comes with multiple hands, two weapons and more. We have this figure listed at $129.99. We also have the new Han Solo in Carbonite in stock and ready to ship!

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Posted by: Darth_Spice | 3 May 2012 | 13:38 EDT
Sandwatch Sneak Peek: "Lost Line" / SDCC Exclusive Figures
Come get your Freeze on!We have an advanced look at the upcoming San Diego Comic-Con exclusive figures that be included with the "Carbon Freezing Chamber" set that will be available in July. We have the official carded and loose images of the Sandtrooper, Bespin Princess Leia, Darth Vader, Jar Jar Binks, Clone Lt., and the Shocktrooper. I think most will find this set appealing, even if they did use a few figures we've seen plenty of times! For more check out the complete gallery and let us know what you think of this set in our forums. United We Find.

*Update: Our friends at Yakface.com reminded us this wave will also see retail!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 2 May 2012 | 16:41 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Gentle Giant Vintage Yoda Shown!
Gentle Giant Studios was a recent guest on G4's Attack of the Show but the big news is the reveal of the 12-inch vintage Blue Snaggletooth and Yoda that you can see in the background during this video clip! Click below for the latest.




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 2 May 2012 | 14:58 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: May the Fourth with LEGO!
May the 4th be With You!To celebrate May the 4th be with you this year - LEGO Star Wars is creating a virtual mosaic experience for fans. This Friday, May 4th, fans visiting LEGO brand retail stores and LEGO.com are encouraged to build a LEGO Star Wars creation, take a photo of that amazing creation and then upload it to the creations page. These images will then be compiled into the largest ever LEGO Star wars virtual mosaic image to be revealed on May 5th! Additionally, one photo submitter will be selected at random to win a limited LEGO Darth Maul desktop build. For more visit LEGO to upload your photo and get the



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 1 May 2012 | 16:35 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Curto is Celebrating!
Congrats Dan!Our friend Dan Curto announced via Twitter today that he's going to be a part of the 501st Legion artist series trading cards that will be a part of the Celebration VI festivities! I'm am very impressed with his tribute to Return of the Jedi! This is great news as today is the unofficial 501st Holiday of the Legion. We have huge congrats for Dan and it just gives you one more reason to look forward to dealing with Florida in August!