July 2012

Posted by: Darth_Spice | 31 July 2012 | 12:26 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Update from NiubNiub's Diorama Workshop!
It's getting down to crunch time and master diorama builder Frank D'iorio is hard at work getting everything done for the massive Diorama Workshop at Celebration VI. We hope he can fight through his case of "trigger-finger" in time for the show! Check out the short clip and please don't forget to donate to the project even if you are not going to attend.




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 31 July 2012 | 12:19 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Cyphan Contest Entries
With my mind on my Trooper!One of the highlights of the third annual Cyphan Convention was their costume contest. There were many entries from Star Wars, Steampunk, Game of Thrones and even the Tooth Fairy, you must see the photo gallery to see all of the entries. Thanks again to all the participants and the staff at Cyphan for a wonderful time! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 31 July 2012 | 12:12 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Experience Rancho Obi-Wan at Celebration VI!
We are less than one month before Star Wars Celebration VI, and one of the biggest attractions will be the 600 square foot display of some of the coolest items from Rancho Obi-Wan! Click below for a short clip from Matt Shell of Lucasfilm and Steve Sansweet himself!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 31 July 2012 | 12:08 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Began the Star Tots Wars have...
Star Tots will be hot!If you are attending one of the many collecting panels at Celebration VI in Orlando next month, fans will be treated to a rare treat afterwards in the form of Star Tots. These were based on a unproduced Kenner concept from 1979. They will have 20 different characters, one at each of the presentations. Don't forget, these will only be available at Celebration VI after the panels. You can see a photo gallery and make sure to head for the forums for



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 30 July 2012 | 4:05 EDT
Sandwatch Live: Preview of Dorman Celebration VI Exclusive!
This weekend while attending Cyphan III in the suburbs of Chicago fans got a chance to see the near complete Celebration VI exclusive from Star Wars artist Dave Dorman. Click below for a preview of Breaking Ground: Imperial Base, Moon of Endor and make sure you make the Rolling Thunder booth one of your first stops next month at Celebration VI!




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 28 July 2012 | 15:49 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Cyphan Saturday Photo Gallery!
Join the Hunt at Cyphan!We are having a great time at the 3rd annual Cyphan Convention here in Rosemont, IL. I spent the early morning attending a 501st costuming panel, and the afternoon crowd has been gradually building all day long. Star Wars artist Dave Dorman is here showing off his near complete Celebration VI print and there are a ton of great costumes on the floor! For more check out our photos from this afternoon and stay tuned for more from the "Imperial Ball" later this evening. United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 27 July 2012 | 23:19 EDT
This Just in from Brian's Toys:

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The Vintage & Retro-Style Wave 14 Star Wars action figures are now in stock over at Brian's Toys. Also new this week includes several exclusives from Gentle Giant and Mattel. If you weren't able to make SDCC this year, Brian's Toys has the McQuarrie Stormtrooper and Admiral Motti mini bust, Jumbo Blue Snaggletooth, and the MOTU Classics Vykron in stock. Check it all out over at our newsletter.


Posted by: Nabil | 27 July 2012 | 23:08 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Season 5 to Debut at CVI!
Fans who are attending Star Wars Celebration VI in August will have the grand opportunity to see the world premier of Clone Wars Season 5! The premier will be on August 24 at 5 p.m. It'll start off with showing the final 2 episodes from Season 4 (Brothers and Revenge) following with the first two episodes of Season 5. Celebrity guests will also be there on the red carpet as well as Director Dave Filoni. You can find the complete story at the official Celebration VI website! We'd also like you to make sure to drop by our forums and share your thoughts on this exclusive.




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 26 July 2012 | 16:53 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Delayed Proto Fett Arriving!
Hasbro came through!If you were one of the many who procrastinated sending in for the mail-away Protoype Armor Boba Fett, Hasbro is indeed making good on their promise to deliver in July. I received both figures I sent away for this afternoon, and both were in great condition. If you were expecting yours, start checking your mailbox Troops! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 26 July 2012 | 16:36 EDT
Sandwatch Sneak Peek: Fighter Pods Rampage!
The newest in new!We have a tiny Sandwatch Sneak Peek today with the Figher Pods Rampage Battle Game. We shared a loose image on our Twitter page the other day, and now we have obtained the package photo. This set includes 16 figures and two vehicles with a X-Fighter & TIE Figher. There are quite a few new characters in the set including Clone Wars Darth Maul! We also have a few photos of the upcoming AT-AT exclusive to Toys R Us in case you missed the initial finding at starwars-figuren.com a couple of weeks ago. For more, check out the latest photo gallery and let us know if you are adding these to your collection!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 25 July 2012 | 14:14 EDT
Dewback Preview: Steel City Con starts Friday!
The next Steel City Con kicks off this weekend! They are now offering a free Star Wars figure 2-pack with every pre-paid 3 day pass purchase! Only the first 500 people will receive one of the following: Star Wars Celebration IV Convention Action Figure 2-Pack or Star Wars Dark Horse Comics Action Figure 2-Pack. We have two great Star Wars guests as Dave Barclay (Jabba the Hutt) and Stephen Costantino (Gammorean Guard) will be in attendance and signing autographs for fans. Plus John Morrison (WWE), Burt Ward (Batman), Dean Cain (Superman) and many others from pop culture will be at the show this upcoming July 27-29! For ticket and hotel information visit their website for the




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 25 July 2012 | 14:11 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Curto - Burns Comic-Con Recap!
Oh he's not dead, not yet!Our friends Dan Curto & James Burns have completed their recap of San Diego Comic-Con and you will also want to listen for a special announcement from Steve Sansweet. "We couldn’t let San Diego Comic Con go by without some analysis and discussion and we’re joined by our good friend, and co-author of Star Wars: The Ultimate Action Figure Collection, Paul Harrison from Jedi Temple Archives. We also catch up with show regular Steve Sansweet who finally reveals the details of what he’s going to be doing at Star Wars Celebration VI at the recently announced Rancho Obi-Wan Experience. Steve also reveals who else will be joining him at the Experience too. Justin LaSalata updates us on the latest Celebration VI exclusives revealed since our last show." For the latest installment head for the Curto-Burns website for the



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 25 July 2012 | 14:04 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Comic-Con Exclusives Available!
Drop it like its hot!Gentle Giant is now offering their remaining supply of San Diego Comic-Con exclusives to the general public. The Admiral Motti and McQuarrie Stormtrooper mini busts are available as well as the jumbo vintage collection Blue Snaggletooth. Place your orders now, as we suspect these will not last long!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 25 July 2012 | 13:57 EDT
Dewback Preview: Cyphan in Chicago this Weekend!
We are just days away from the third annual Cyphan Convention. The guest of honor this year is Ernie Hudson from the Ghostbusters. There's no question if you are a Ghostbusters fan you'll want to purchase a ticket to the Crossing the Streams Bash! For ticket, hotel prices and more, visit their website for the




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 24 July 2012 | 12:48 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Inside Hasbro Part 1
Get the story!If you have ever attended San Diego Comic-Con, you know what sort of toll it can take on the human body. As our 1-2 punch recovers out in Cali, please enjoy the first chapter of our visit with Hasbro. For more, visit our forums for the first installment and stay tuned for the next chapter from David Delgado. We're thrilled to hear you are feeling better! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 23 July 2012 | 14:56 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Pfeifercon 10
Great collection kid!While this isn't a normal Dewback Patrol mission, I think most of our readers will enjoy viewing the collection of Eric Pheifer. The self-proclaimed "Midichlorian Master" has put together a collection display that covers his entire home! Pfeifercon 10 was a great way to celebrate this awesome hobby and no doubt this kid has the coolest parents in the galaxy to let him display his collection in this fashion once per year. There was plenty of food, drink and even raffle prizes for the guests. For more, check out the photo gallery for highlights from this past Saturday night! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 21 July 2012 | 15:06 EDT
Dewback Preview: Cincinnati Comic Expo Coming
We have word on a special event at the upcoming Cincinnati Comic Expo this September 22 & 23. They will feature Star Wars guest Nick Gillard who will host Jedi Training if you or your younglings would like to learn the art of the lightsaber! The class is limited, but you can make sure to reserve your spot if you are in the area and can attend.




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 19 July 2012 | 13:50 EDT

Summer Sale: We've just reduced prices by 10% to 30% on over 4,000 older products! Over 2500 items had prices cut by 20% or more. There is a huge variety of items, check out the individual menus, organized by discount level, or you can view some of the featured items listings.

Hasbro TVC: This popular assortment includes new figures like Darth Malgus, Galen Marek "Starkiller" and Shae Vizla, along with a mix of other figures. This case is listed at $119.99.

Star Wars Art Illustration: This new version of the Art Illustration book includes art from book jackets, role-playing games, trading card, marketing artwork, video games and much more. It also has an extra 64 pages over the regular edition as well as 5 hand-signed archival glicee prints by Brian Rood, Tsuneo Sanda, Jerry Vanderstelt, Christian Waggoner, and Paul Youll. This fantastic book is listed at $449.99.

M.T.T. - Multi Troop Transport: This huge vehicle is all you need to take over Naboo. It comes with 4 Pilot Droids, 16 battle-Posed Infantry Droids, an Obi-Wan Kenobi, lights, sounds, firing missiles and more. We have this giant vehicle listed at $149.99.

Gentle Giant: This new bust from Gentle Giant shows the bounty hunter with a blaster in one hand and her helmet in the other. This piece is listed at $58.99.

Kotobukiya: Kotobukiya's new items are also up for pre-order. This month brings A DC Bishoujo Huntress Statue at $56.99, a 1/10 Scale Emperor's Royal Guard ArtFX+ Statue Two-Pack at $56.99, and Green Lantern and Superman 1/10 Scale ArtFX+ Statues, each listed at 35.99.

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Posted by: Nabil | 19 July 2012 | 13:48 EDT
Sandwatch Live: Sideshow Collectibles 1/6th Scale Boba Fett!
Attention all Bounty Hunters, in our hands we have the all new Sideshow Collectibles Scum and Villany 1:6 scale Boba Fett from the Empire Strikes Back. Share your thoughts on this review and see if you want to add it to your most wanted list.




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 18 July 2012 | 12:41 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Carbon Freezing Chamber at Hasbro Toy Shop!
If you missed the Carbon Freezing Chamber set from San Diego Comic-Con, the remaining inventory has just been put on Hasbro Toy Shop if you were interested in placing an order! Good luck and let us know if you got yours in, United We Find. Thanks again to Eopie Herder for sounding the alarm via Twitter!

*Update: Most of the items sold out in less than 30 minutes!


Posted by: Darth_Spice | 17 July 2012 | 13:32 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Now Accepting Pre-Order not Pre-Sale!

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Brian's Toys is proud to announce that we are the exclusive retailer of the Jocasta Nu action figure. The figure comes on a Vintage Collection-styled card and accompanied with a Master Dooku bust. Both come in a deluxe packaging that is designed after the Jedi Archive Vaults! You can pre-order the figure now for $24.99!

Jocasta isn't the only thing exciting this week. The sixth scale Boba Fett has landed from Sideshow along with Gentle Giant mini busts Shae Vizla and Kit Fisto. Also available this week is a restock of the Marvel Legends Arnim Zola set, but instead includes the missing variants such as Thunderball, Big Time Spidey, and Madame Masque.

Collect 12-inch figures? Brian's Toys has the Sideshow sixth scale Snowtrooper and E-web Cannon available for pre-order! See those and more over at this week's newsletter.


Posted by: Darth_Spice | 16 July 2012 | 12:20 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Carbon Freeze Me at Celebration VI!
The spies at Rebelscum have posted the Carbon Freeze Me available at Star Wars weekends will also be extended to fans at Celebration VI. They will also make the customized Star Tours name tags available as well. For more information make sure to read the




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 15 July 2012 | 11:18 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: New Clone Wars Trailer!
Click below for a preview of the Clone Wars Season 5 that was shown yesterday at San Diego Comic-Con. It looks like this season is going to be action-packed and is that Obi-Wan Kenobi in Mandalorian armor?




Posted by: Darth_Spice | 14 July 2012 | 12:32 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Official Hasbro S.D.C.C. Images
It just don't stop!If you were looking for the slideshow presentation from Comic-Con you might want to head for the Official Site, but if you were looking for the official Hasbro images from the panel yesterday then this is the photo gallery you are looking for. There are many highlights coming our way but you can wonder when these will be making it to your stores if some haven't already! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 14 July 2012 | 9:20 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Facebook Exclusive Gallery!
Things that make you go oooh!After our interview with Hasbro yesterday, David Delgado was able to get a close-up look at the weapon of the new Darth Maul as we've been wondering what that's all about for months. Also make sure to see the removable hood on Luminara Unduli and some of the incredible detail on the Jocasta Nu figure! For more visit our Facebook page and make sure to give us a "Like"! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 14 July 2012 | 9:14 EDT
Dewback Patrol: Return of the Hasbro Booth!
Great work fellas!Our team of reporters are hard at work and they have sent back another batch of photos taken after the Hasbro presentation concluded yesterday. Perhaps seeing the new Droid Factory card back will ease the pain of the Vintage Collection going on "hiatus". We really do have quite a bit to look forward to and after you view the presentation gallery, make sure to check out the second photo gallery taken yesterday and stay tuned for even more from San Diego Comic-Con! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 14 July 2012 | 8:36 EDT
Dewback Patrol: eFX & much More!
Day 1 and more!Another amazing stop on featured in our Day 1 photo galleries would have to be the eFX booth. This company continues to make high quality replica Star Wars merchandise. Check out the Stormtrooper Commander and Biker Scout helmets and much more from their showcase. Check out the photo gallery and make sure to hit this index page to see the rest of the galleries from the first complete day! United We Find.



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 13 July 2012 | 21:31 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Jocasta Nu Available for Pre-Order!
At least someone listens to the fans!"At the request of Star Wars fans, Jocasta Nu is making her very first appearance as a 3.75” figure! Jocasta Nu comes on a Vintage card, encased in a premium package designed to resemble the holocron vaults that she oversees as Chief Librarian of the Jedi Archives. Nu comes with the bust of Master Dooku, along with a mantle to hold the bust." Please note they will charge your card at the time you place your order unless you choose other options!



Posted by: Darth_Spice | 13 July 2012 | 14:46 EDT
Mos Eisley News Brief: Hasbro Presentation Notes
The Hasbro presentation has concluded but here are a few of the highlights we've put together from our Twitter feed today:

  • After 100 plus figures, TVC officially going "on hold" not away.

  • Build-A-Droid is returning with over 30 figures in 2013

  • Padme Amidala, R2-D2, & Biker Scout

  • TIE Pilot "Backstabber" (Vader's Wingman from A New Hope)

  • Sandtrooper, Red Battle Droid & all new Luminar Unduli confirmed

  • All new fully articulated Pablo Jill, 212th Clone Trooper and Episode II Anakin

  • The first two Build-A-Droids are TC-70 & FA-4

  • Hasbro producing 12-inch figures again with 5 points of articulation.

  • 2012 Exclusives are Darth Maul Returns Battle Pack, Target 3-Packs

  • Kmart AT-ST confirmed for August

  • Kmart AT-ST crew 2-pack & Ewok Scouts

  • Toys R Us exclusive Ewok & Rebel Pilot sets confirmed

  • Toys R Us Speeder Bike

  • Toys R Us BMF Vintage Package Millennium Falcon & Endor AT-AT

  • Jocasta Nu confirmed in December exclusive to Brians Toys!

  • Q & A highlights were Mandalorian Transport "high" on the list for repack & get this, NO Celebration VI Hasbro Exclusive!?!


    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 13 July 2012 | 13:18 EDT
    Dewback Patrol: SDCC Her Universe Booth
    Thanks Ashley!Our Day 1 photo galleries have been processed and we are starting the tour of duty with the stop at the Her Universe Booth. There might not be a better ambassador for the Star Wars brand and Ashley Eckstein continues to deliver a barrage of Star Wars clothing and jewelry for female Star Wars and sci-fi fans. Check out the photo gallery of what was on display at San Diego Comic-Con and keep it locked in for more! United We Find.



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 July 2012 | 6:00 EDT
    Dewback Patrol: SDCC Hallmark Booth
    More than just a greeting card!The preview night San Diego Comic-Con tour continues as we hit the Hallmark booth next. The Zuckuss and 4-LOM 2-pack without question will be one of the most difficult Comic-Con exclusives to obtain. There is also no doubt they certainly sell so much more than greeting cards these days don't they? For a look at them and much more, check out the photo gallery and stay tuned for more from the floor!



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 July 2012 | 5:36 EDT
    Dewback Patrol: SDCC Kotobukiya Booth
    Keep bringin' the heat boys!The preview night action rolls on to the Kotobukiya Booth at Comic-Con International. The R2-A6 Celebration VI exclusive is on display and the new Death Star silicone ice mold is one more item to put a check next to in 2012. For more check out the photo gallery and thanks again to our crew of Odiewan and David Delgado for providing the assault!



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 July 2012 | 5:27 EDT
    Dewback Patrol: SDCC ACME Archives Gallery
    A vulgar display of power!Our preview night coverage continues into the morning with an update from ACME Archives. If it were possible to take one of each, there's no doubt most of us would make the wall space for all this magnificent artwork! Once again we ask you to visit the photo gallery and stay tuned for much more from Comic-Con. Also don't forget this is the only place to score the S.D.C.C. exclusive Biker Scout Character Key!



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 July 2012 | 5:16 EDT

    M.T.T. Multi Troop Transport: This incredible TRADE FEDERATION MTT vehicle will take you to new heights of realistic Star Wars action! Just like the vehicles that deployed wave after wave of Battle Droids in the Battle of Naboo, this massive Multi Troop Transport vehicle’s forward hatch opens and releases the motorized troop deployment rack, which can hold the 16 battle-posed Infantry Droid figures that come with it!

    Sideshow Collectibles: A few more items have been added to the list of items Sideshow has announced for SDCC 2012. We have a tall Galactus Maquette at $769.99, a Jango Fett 1:1 Scale Bust at $759.99, a LOTR Twilight Witch King Statue at $264.99, a Predator 2 Legendary Scale Bust at $369.99,a 12-inch Snowtrooper at $139.99 and a Star Wars E-Web Heavy Repeating Blaster for the Snowtrooper and others at $139.99. Quite a few of these have sold out already, we are working with Sideshow to increase our orders.

    Kotobukiya: This piece shows Yoda in the Dagobah swamp he inhabited when found by Luke. The piece includes two different heads for display options as well as LED lights in the base, and is listed at $89.99.

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    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 July 2012 | 4:18 EDT
    Dewback Patrol: SDCC Gentle Giant Gallery!
    We are going to be broke next year!The Gentle Giant booth had several new offerings for Star Wars merchandise and whether it's the Darth Maul Clone Wars statue, the AT-AT bookends or the Ree Yees mini-bust, they really put on an impressive display. For more check out the photo gallery and check out their YouTube channel for a clip from the booth!



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 July 2012 | 3:44 EDT
    Dewback Patrol: SDCC Sideshow Booth!
    We are going to be broke next year!Our team has sent their first wave of photos from preview night at the Sideshow Collectibles booth. The life-size Boba Fett & Han Solo in Carbonite look incredibly stunning but I really must say the Mythos line appears to be shaping up to be one spectacular collection too. There are also some great additions headed our way in the 1/6th scale and premium format lines as well. For more check out the photo gallery and stay tuned for much more from Comic-Con!



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 July 2012 | 3:22 EDT
    Sandwatch Sneak Peek: TVC Waves 6 and Beyond!
    Here it comes Troops!Our S.C.A.L.P. Intel has provided us a look at carded and loose images of the Vintage Collection figures that are being shown at San Diego Comic-Con this weekend. There are 11 figures and I have no question about collectors wanting each and every one in their collections. We have assembled a massive gallery for you to add these to your checklist and stay tuned as we await further news from the field! United We Find.



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 12 July 2012 | 3:01 EDT
    Dewback Patrol: New Luminara Unduli Figure at SDCC!
    There's not a whole not in terms of new at the Hasbro booth on preview night but there is one very interesting tid-bit reported back from the field in an new Luminara Unduli figure that is mixed in with the Wave 7 assortment. It has a Barriss Offee name tag in front of it and appears to be an all-new sculpt and part of the Vintage Collection. Stay tuned as we process hundreds of photos but not a whole lot has been revealed that hasn't been already uncovered by the Internet. United We Find!


    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 11 July 2012 | 14:45 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: Her Universe Invades S.D.C.C.!
    The Her Universe Shop is now open! Their new designs are now available. If you are going to be at San Diego Comic-Con, please stop by booth 2913-F in the Lucasfilm Pavilion. We will have several new designs available at our booth as well as the Rock Shop at the Hard Rock Hotel!

    Flaunt Your Dark Side - Her Universe



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 10 July 2012 | 14:43 EDT
    Mos Eisely News Brief: Episode II of Course of the Force!
    "Chris Hardwick and Ashley Eckstein bring you Day 3 of Course of the Force LIVE from Oceanside, California. This live stream highlights the first two days of the Course of the Force and includes a grand trek run through Legoland, ending in Star Wars Land."




    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 10 July 2012 | 14:28 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: Curto is Burning!
    Oh he's not dead, not yet!Our good friends Dan Curto & James Burns have launched their latest show just in time for San Diego Comic-Con. "It's a massive show this month, jam-packed with the latest news and previews as we get ready for convention season. Get the first-hand report of the exciting Star Wars Weekends, which includes the continuing hunt for Disney’s Build-A-Droids and the Carbon Freeze Me Chamber, Steve Sansweet gives us the latest updates from Rancho Obi-Wan and shares his adventures in Peru for the Jedi Fest show, and Justin LaSalata gives us his round-up report of all the exclusives announced for the summer cons." For the latest installment head for the Curto-Burns website for the



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 10 July 2012 | 14:27 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: Machines making Machines?
    Our vote for the winner!Our Ace LEGO builder and pal ACPin has been kind enough to share his entry from a contest at Eurobricks.com. Check out his latest creation "Droids building Droids"! "The public demand for the most popular astromech droid has increased and one of the factories try to keep pace with the fully automated assembly line manned by worker droids."



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 10 July 2012 | 14:21 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: Help make Battlefront III happen!
    Greetings Troopers! I am the Admin for the Facebook Campaign Who Else Wants Star Wars Battlefront III. Can you help us spread the word about our Campaign as we are trying to reach our short term goal of 5555 likes to show demand for a 3rd instalment? For more visit their Facebook page to deliver your "like" and check out the


    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 9 July 2012 | 13:41 EDT
    Sandtrooper Slobba_the_Hutt Reports: Stay on Target!
    They are hitting Troops!"Greetings Troopers! I used the DPCI 087-06-1172 posted at JediTempleArchives to get both of the new Special Action Figure 3-packs brought out from the stockroom at Target. When they rang up as $14.99 each, I bought the entire case."

    *Keep in mind prices may vary from store-to-store and we've read reports indicating Target is getting the price correct or at $24.99 each. Please let us know what you're finding Troops! United We Find.



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 8 July 2012 | 13:55 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: Sideshow Snowtrooper & E-Web Cannon!
    The team at Sideshow Collectibles are putting the strain on your wallet as they continue to deliver with great products up for pre-order. The Snowtrooper exclusive AND E-Web Cannon just went live for pre-order moments ago. This set is a must have if you've been collecting the 1/6th scale line. Thanks to EopieHerder for alerting us via Twitter!


    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 8 July 2012 | 12:33 EDT
    This Just in from Brian's Toys:

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    The Buy List at Brian’s Toys has just about doubled in length. Brian's Toys has added thousands of items to the buylist! This week they are giving you Part 1 of it and next week we will add Part 2. They've added Bobbleheads, Commemorative Edition packs, Galactic Heroes, Mighty muggs, Saga Legends, Action Fleet, Star Wars Transformer, Unleashed Battle Pack, and many more accessory sections. Click through to get access to the complete buy list and don't forget to check out all of the new arrivals in our newsletter.


    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 8 July 2012 | 12:27 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: 1:1 Jango Fett up for Pre-Order!
    The team at Sideshow Collectibles are accepting pre-order on the 1:1 Jango Fett life-sized bust. Click below to see photos and if you are placing an order keep in mind there is a non-refundable deposit of $80.00 that is due at the time of your order. For more, click below for the latest addition!

    Jango Fett Life-Size Bust



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 8 July 2012 | 11:46 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: Course of the Force!
    "Course of the Force has begun its epic journey to San Diego Comic-Con International. Chris Hardwick and Ashley Eckstein bring you Day 1 of the lightsaber relay from Jabba the Huts Sail Barge as Alex Albrecht and Alison Haislip report from the field." Join their effort to run a lightsaber from Santa Monica to San Diego and all proceeds going to Make A Wish! Thanks again to the Youtube channel of the Nerdist for the clip!




    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 6 July 2012 | 20:35 EDT
    Sandwatch Live: SDCC Special Edition Carbon Freezing Chamber!
    We went from high heat to deep freeze here in the suburbs of Chicago as we were treated to the early arrival of the upcoming San Diego Comic-Con Special Edition Carbon Freeze Collectors pack. Click below for a short clip that shows you all six of the upcoming figures that will be hitting the pegs soon. However, the Jar Jar in Carbonite figure is no doubt a sure fan-favorite but exclusive to San Diego Comic-Con with the "Carbon Freezing Chamber" packaging you can see in the demo! Thanks again to Hasbro and Hunter PR for the early sneak peek.




    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 6 July 2012 | 18:49 EDT

    $5000 Giveaway: Only 1 Week left until the drawing on Friday July 13th! Like us on Facebook and fill out the quick entry form and you'll be registered to win one of 40+ prizes! First prize is $1500 in store credit, 2nd prize is $500 in store credit (2 winners) - and there are several other denominations. Check out the details!

    S.D.C.C. Exclusives: We have listed a wide variety of this year's SDCC exclusives, with more yet to come. The list currently contains items from Hasbro, NECA, Mattel, Gentle Giant and more, with items such as the Clear City Hunter Predator, the living dead dolls Resurrection Series 06 Set, the return of Jem and other great items.

    Gentle Giant: This piece shows Darth Vader as he appears on Bespin, complete with a staircase illuminated by an orange glow. He stands with his lightsaber out and cape unfurled; we have this piece listed at $224.99.

    Sideshow Collectibles: The Bounty Hunter subline continues with the Trandoshan, Bossk. He comes with interchangeable hands and feet as well as his grenade launcher and is listed at $149.99.

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    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 5 July 2012 | 14:00 EDT
    Dewback Preview: Steel City Con this Month!
    We are weeks away from the next Steel City Con! Don't forget, they are now offering a free Star Wars figure 2-pack with every pre-paid 3 day pass purchase! Only the first 500 people will receive one of the following: Star Wars Celebration IV Convention Action Figure 2-Pack or Star Wars Dark Horse Comics Action Figure 2-Pack. We have two great Star Wars guests as Dave Barclay (Jabba the Hutt) and Stephen Costantino (Gammorean Guard) will be in attendance and signing autographs for fans. Plus John Morrison (WWE), Burt Ward (Batman), Dean Cain (Superman) and many others from pop culture will be at the show this upcoming July 27-29! For ticket and hotel information visit their website for the




    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 4 July 2012 | 12:41 EDT
    Happy 4th of July!
    Happy 4th of July!The staff of Sandtroopers.com would like to wish each and every member of our ground forces Happy 4th of July. We hope you enjoy your day relaxing with family and friends, and please celebrate safely. If you're blowing firecrackers and anything else up, please be responsible and cautious. Don't forget to thank all the men and women serving in our armed forces that make freedom possible, we'll say a prayer for their safe return. United We Find!



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 2 July 2012 | 13:28 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: Commander Fox is in Stock & Shipping!
    Drop it like its hot!Sideshow Collectibles is proud to present the newest member of the Militaries of Star Wars Sixth Scale line, Clone Commander Fox. The San Diego Comic-Con exclusive is now in stock and shipping immediately. This item is the only version, and they have done away with the attendee / non-attendee ordering. The edition size of this piece is not known at the present time. Once again this is not a pre-order, this item is in stock and ready to be shipped, so don't hestitate I have a feeling this one will soon be gone.



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 2 July 2012 | 13:08 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: Win a Screen Used Chewbacca!
    Let the Wookiee win?Profiles in History has set up a four day auction this upcoming July 28-31 in Los Angeles for some of the most iconic and unique items from Hollywood. There are many screen used props for sale, but no doubt the Chewbacca head would be high on any collectors list! We have posted the complete newsletter in the forums, check out what other items are being offered in the



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 1 July 2012 | 14:10 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: CVI Hallmark Exclusive "3-pack"!
    Great job Justin!Our friends at JediNews.uk report: "If you are a Hallmark Gold Crown Keepsake Ornament Club member, be sure to check your mailboxes for the Summer 2012 Volume 11, Issue 3 catalog because contained within its pages is their Celebration VI exclusive Keepsake Ornament - an Obi-Wan Kenobi & Ponda Baba 3-pack! Why is it a 3-pack you ask? Well just read the product description in the picture shown and you'll see!"



    Posted by: Darth_Spice | 1 July 2012 | 14:02 EDT
    Sandwatch Live: Sideshow Commander Bacara Review!
    Today we get a great look at the new Commander Bacara 12-inch figure from Sideshow Collectibles. Who wouldn't love this guy except for maybe Ki-Adi Mundi? Join Nabil and special guest Dave Cross as they co-review one of the best Clones Sideshow Collectibles has ever produced. Stay tuned for more news and reviews, we've got your back!




    Posted by: Nabil | 1 July 2012 | 14:01 EDT
    Mos Eisley News Brief: Celebration VI Autograph Pricing & Floorplan
    It's getting close to the time to make all your plans for Celebration VI! Official Pix has announced the showroom floor plan as well as Celebrity autograph signing prices you might need to budget your finances accordingly. We have the details and you can click below for any additional information you might need.