Rebelscum News Archive
Posted by D_Martin on September 16, 2014 at 11:57 PM CST |
The first of three winners in our Joe Corroney Random Giveaway has been selected. Rebelscum reader Anakin Skyguy will be taking home one of two signed Unite prints! That means we still have one more signed Unite print and a piece of original art from the upcoming Deluxe Imperial Handbook to give to two lucky collectors. Click the thumbnails above to see the actual art being given away and follow through to find out how you can win!
Posted by D_Martin on September 16, 2014 at 11:22 PM CST |
Rebelscum reader Corey Y. sent in the image linked above showing the Hero Series Electronic X-Wing Starfighter he found on the shelves of his local Sam's Club in Fullerton, CA (off of Placentia) for $40.
Posted by Chris on September 16, 2014 at 07:44 PM CST |
This past July, Official Pix offered officially licensed autographs from Clive Revill for the very first time. They sold out in just a few short hours. Now, fans can pre-order one of four different images to be signed or mail in their own items. Interested? Click here to take part in this epic signing with the man who voiced the Emperor in the original version of The Empire Strikes Back! Order deadline is October 1. Also, come see Clive in person at the Official Pix booth during Fan Days 2014 in Irving, TX October 17-19!
Posted by Chris on September 16, 2014 at 07:25 PM CST |
Fans who cannot attend the show in person can now pre-order autographs or send in personal items to be signed by most of the attending Fan Days 2014 guests including Elijah Wood, Karen Allen, Dave Bautista, James & Oliver Phelps and Alex Kingston. Check the 'Current Signings' section at the Official Pix website for all the details right here! The order deadline is October 1.
Posted by D_Martin on September 16, 2014 at 06:00 AM CST |
The next addition to The Black Series section of our photo archive is the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con exclusive 6-inch Jabba's Throne Room boxed set. Follow the link above to check it out!
Posted by D_Martin on September 15, 2014 at 11:56 PM CST |
Longtime forum member and well respected member of the classic Kenner community Bill McBride was recently featured in an article in the Daily Mail. While the article might focus more on what was spent than how absolutely awesome his Darth Vader focus collection is, it's still a good read. Follow this link to check it out!
Posted by D_Martin on September 15, 2014 at 07:33 PM CST |
K & C Collectibles has in-stock the New Black Series 3 3/4-inch Wave 4 & Wave 5. The New 6-inch Boba Fett (Prototype Armor) figure and Wave 5 of the 6-inch series. Also added items from Sideshow Collectibles, Quantum Mechanix (keychains), Tech Deck (figure skateboards) and LEGO. Click the NEW PRODUCT link for a complete list of recently added items.
Posted by D_Martin on September 15, 2014 at 03:20 PM CST |
The auction we featured a couple of weeks back as eBay Today #1440 for all twelve of the packaging samples of the cancelled 2013 Legacy Collection Droid Factory ended up selling for $7,100! That's just under $592 a figure! If you missed the auction, you can see a gallery of all the figures here.
Posted by D_Martin on September 15, 2014 at 02:58 PM CST |
Fathead.com is currently running a sale that sees some of their Star Wars wall decals marked down to 50% their regular prices. Follow the link above to get in on the savings before the sale ends on Thursday.
Posted by D_Martin on September 15, 2014 at 02:35 PM CST |
For collectors not having luck finding the Star Wars: A New Hope and Star Wars: Return Of The Jedi Figure Play Sets at their local Disney Stores, simply check out their online stores. Both sets are currently available for online.

UPDATE: Both sets are now sold out.
Posted by D_Martin on September 15, 2014 at 02:29 PM CST |
We've teamed up with Star Wars artist Joe Corroney to give you a chance to take home one of two signed Unite prints (which compliment the Conquer print currently being sold on darkinkart.com right now) or a piece of original art from the upcoming Deluxe Imperial Handbook! Click the thumbnails above to see the actual art being given away and follow through to find out how you can win!
Posted by D_Martin on September 15, 2014 at 02:26 PM CST |
Rebelscum reader nighthawk is the second Rebelscum reader to take home a copy of La French Touch: History Of French Star Wars Merchandising & Marketing, 1977-1986 as part of their continuing Random Giveaways! Our hats off to our friend Stéphane Faucourt for making this giveaway possible!
Posted by D_Martin on September 15, 2014 at 02:08 PM CST |
The Toys "R" Us exclusive Star Wars The Black Series Battle on Endor Pack is now being offered for $20 less than its original list price. follow the link above to get in on the savings. For a closer look at what's included in this massive multipack, make sure to check it out in our photo archive!
Posted by D_Martin on September 15, 2014 at 01:51 PM CST |
We've updated the Diamond Select Toys section of our photo archive with the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con exclusive Translucent Yoda Ultimate Quarter Scale Bank. Follow the link above to have a close look at this very cool collectible!
Posted by Jay on September 14, 2014 at 07:01 PM CST |
You have less than 24 hours to get over to the DarkInkArt website and purchase one of the Limited Edition prints by Joe Corroney & Brian Miller, Brian Miller, Brent Woodside, Kayla Woodside, David Rabbitte, Dave Nestler, Gary Shipman, Jerry Vanderstelt, Tim Proctor, James Silvani, Peter Ferk, Steve Anderson, Cat Staggs, Jason Reed, Charity Wood, Chris Trevas, Brian Rood, Brad Bishop, and Mike Kungl. You have until tomorrow at 5:00pm PDT to purchase one of these!
Posted by D_Martin on September 12, 2014 at 03:51 PM CST |
Heads up art collectors! An original piece of published Brothers Hildebrandt artwork has gone up for auction on eBay. This painting was used for the 1999 Random House Star Wars: Episode One Great Big Flap Book. Follow the link above to check it out.
Posted by D_Martin on September 12, 2014 at 03:28 PM CST |
Zeb isn't the only maquette to get a gallery of official photography. Gentle Giant Ltd. has also added a new gallery to their Facebook page showing off the upcoming Star Wars: Rebels Ezra and Chopper Maquette. Click the thumbnails above to view the full gallery.
Posted by D_Martin on September 12, 2014 at 03:11 PM CST |
Gentle Giant Ltd., by way of their Facebook page, has released updated images of their Star Wars: Rebels Zeb Maquette maquette. Click through for the full gallery.
Posted by D_Martin on September 12, 2014 at 01:35 PM CST |
According to an article published on Yakface.com, the Star Wars: Rebels Mission Series: The Ghost - Reveal The Rebels: Jedi Reveal multipack has been found at a Toys "R" Us in Arizona. Take note that the packaging matches the images linked above of the North American Trilogo packaging. We've seen this sort of packaging with the Disney exclusive products, but is it also the future for Hasbro products?
Posted by D_Martin on September 12, 2014 at 01:18 PM CST |
We've returned to the Disney Store exclusive photo archive with the addition of the Talking Chewbacca action figure. Follow the link above to have a closer look at this cool figure!
Posted by Adam on September 12, 2014 at 02:02 AM CST |
Want to know how Hasbro created The Black Series Speeder Bike, the first Star Wars toy vehicle made in the 6-inch scale, along with its accompanying Biker Scout? Then head on over to the official StarWars.com YouTube channel to watch the first installment of Star Wars: From Concept to Collectible, and hear the designers discuss making the new collectible set, from early ideas to design to finished product.
Posted by Adam on September 12, 2014 at 01:38 AM CST |
Despite yesterday's report about the latest wave of The Black Series 6-Inch line being found at Walgreens, not everyone is having the same success with those, but there are other Star Wars items to be found, both there, and elsewhere, as per the email we received from Rebelscum reader Alex B. Get the details after the jump.
Posted by Adam on September 12, 2014 at 01:18 AM CST |
Our latest store report is from an anonymous Rebelscum reader, who let us know that the figurine sets from A New Hope and Return of the Jedi that we reported on back in April have been found at the Disney Store. Click on the thumbnails above for a closer look.
Posted by Adam on September 12, 2014 at 12:30 AM CST |
Back in July, we reported on a new line of Mr Potato Head collectible figures from PPW Toys, and they have just announced their 2" Keychain collection that includes the same four characters to help keep your keys organized. Designed with collectors in mind, the Keychain collection is available now at specialty retailers, e-tailers or through www.ppwtoys.com
Posted by D_Martin on September 11, 2014 at 10:38 PM CST |
Rebelscum reader Frank L. from Arizona was able to get his hands on a sealed case of the Walgreens exclusive 6-inch Boba Fett (Prototype Armor) assortment. Click through to find out exactly what was in the eight figure case...
Posted by Dustin on September 11, 2014 at 09:54 PM CST |
Support your favorite school while showing off your love of Star Wars! Click on through for the full report.
Posted by Dustin on September 11, 2014 at 09:34 PM CST |
Beginning September 6th, wave two of Star Wars branded skateboards became available at local skateboard shops around the world.
Posted by D_Martin on September 11, 2014 at 04:11 PM CST |
Unless you are looking exclusively for ultra-mint carded figures, this auction is a perfect entry-level lot of mint on card classic Kenner Star Wars action figures. Follow this link to have a look at the Star Wars Kenner vintage action figures MOC 12 and 20/21 backs auction before the auction ends this Sunday.
Posted by Jay on September 11, 2014 at 06:01 AM CST |
Besides the great prints we've already featured by Joe Corroney & Brian Miller, Brent Woodside and Kayla Woodside, you'll find over a dozen more, by renowned Star Wars artists such as David Rabbitte, Dave Nestler, Gary Shipman, Jerry Vanderstelt, Tim Proctor, James Silvani, Peter Ferk, Steve Anderson, Cat Staggs, Jason Reed, Charity Wood, Chris Trevas, Brian Rood, Brad Bishop, and Mike Kungl. But hurry! Time is limited to get one of these prints. You have until Sept 15th @ 5:00pm PDT to purchase one from the DarkInkArt website!
Posted by D_Martin on September 11, 2014 at 06:00 AM CST |
We're teaming up with Star Wars artist Joe Corroney to give you a chance to take home one of two signed Unite prints (which compliment the Conquer print currently being sold on darkinkart.com right now) or a piece of original art from the upcoming Deluxe Imperial Handbook! Click the thumbnails above to see the actual art being given away and follow through to find out how you can win!
Posted by Adam on September 11, 2014 at 12:23 AM CST |
We've received a number of reports today from Rebelscum readers including Brent C. and Whiskey Gold, about a Darth Vader chair being sold by Toys "R" Us. So if you're looking for some seating for your Star Wars room, you might want to check it out. Click on the thumbnail above for a closer look.