Rebelscum News Archive
Posted by Jeremy on September 23, 2016 at 05:12 AM CST | Forums
The latest issue of Blocks magazine is beginning to drop through subscriber's letterboxes and is being distributed to be news agents and supermarkets (WHSmith, Sainsburys, Tesco, Waitrose, Morrisons and independent high street retailers - priced £4.99) across the land now. The latest issue contains coverage from Star Wars Celebration a look at whether convention exclusives bring in the big bucks and an analytical review of LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens to see how it measures up to previous offerings. Click on the banner above for a Rebelscum exclusive sneak peak.
Posted by Jeremy on September 22, 2016 at 06:15 PM CST | Forums
It's not just Hasbro and Mattel Rogue One products hitting shelves early because Kroger in Delaware, OH has now stocked the new line of LEGO sets - and is selling them - well ahead of next week's Force Friday. Thanks to Chris S. and his son for their field report. Have you got news to share? Email us at with your info and get your name up in lights too!
Posted by Jeremy on September 22, 2016 at 06:09 PM CST | Forums
Toys "R" Us have shared word that they’ve selected five stores (Brent Cross, Glasgow Helen Street, Oldbury, Bristol and Warrington) to open at 12:01am on 30/09/16. The first 75 customers to line up at will receive Star Wars limited edition giveaways, including a poster and t-shirt. Keep up with the latest TRU UK Force Friday news at and #GoRogueatToysRUs.
Posted by Jeremy on September 21, 2016 at 04:11 PM CST | Forums
The flagship LEGO brand store in Shanghai, China is running a promotion to give away a 75159 UCS Death Star. Hit the banner image above for more information. For those who don't read Mandarin the salient details are: register, have your name drawn to compete on October 1st and on the day solo build it in 10 hours to take it home for free. Challenge accepted! Special thanks to Arnold Hu in OZLUG for the image and the translation.
Posted by Dustin on September 13, 2016 at 08:23 AM CST | Forums
It's been five years since Rancho Obi-Wan opened its doors to share the world's largest Star Wars memorabilia collection with fellow fans. The big fifth anniversary fundraiser, "The Gala Strikes Back," will take place on. . .
Posted by Adam on September 11, 2016 at 02:34 PM CST | Forums
While you've undoubtedly already seen many of the exciting products that will be hitting the Disney Store on September 30th, aka Force Friday, we've got images from their promotional flyer revealing those items as well as teasing a new line of Star Wars Elite Series Premium Action Figures as well as events over the following weekend. Click on the thumbnails above to find out more!
Posted by Jeremy on August 31, 2016 at 06:09 AM CST | Forums
Disney has stepped up its media campaign to build up hype for their next Star Wars installment, and in conjunction with USA Today, has revealed images of a number of upcoming Rogue One toys. Included is the 75155 Rebel U-Wing Fighter from LEGO, Hasbro's Jyn Erso and Death Trooper action figures, Funko's Director Krennic and one of the Hot Wheels Starship two-packs. Accompanying this media blitz is a dastardly clever Go Rogue mini movie. Hang on right through the credits and treat yourself - and make sure you come back to Rebelscum tomorrow at 10am EST for more Rogue One exclusive reveals.