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Posted by D_Martin on April 25, 2015 at 11:13 AM CST |
One of our favorite things about attending a Star Wars gathering is seeing all the costumes, and there was no shortage at Celebration Anaheim. Click the thumbnails above to check out a gallery showing some of the coolest costumes we saw including a Hoojib (!!!) and the award winning classic Kenner Princess Leia Organa (Bespin Gown)!
Posted by D_Martin on April 24, 2015 at 05:14 PM CST |
Walking into our scheduled Celebration Anaheim Hasbro team interview knowing that there was so much they couldn't talk about we opted to just play with some of the new action figures on display. For the sake of photography, Jeff Labovitz and Joe Ninivaggi let us tear into The Black Series #16 C-3PO and #19 Han Solo action figures. in addition we did turn arounds of the Mosep Binneed and Jawas. Follow the link above for the full gallery!
Posted by D_Martin on April 24, 2015 at 04:23 PM CST |
After a collectors panel presentation at Celebration Anaheim, Gentle Giant Ltd put their upcoming 2015 San Diego Comic-Con exclusive Jumbo Kenner Droids Artoo-Detoo (R2-D2) action figure on display for the first time. Collectors attending the panel know the Rebelscum connection for this and the See-Threepio (C-3PO) figure sold (out) at Celebration, so for some, our excitement about this little guy makes sense. Click the thumbnails above to have a closer look.
Posted by D_Martin on April 24, 2015 at 04:07 PM CST |
In their continued efforts to raise funds for the Mike Nosco Foundation, a local charity in the Conejo Valley of the greater Los Angeles area, Sideshow Collectibles has opened a new series of auctions for rare and one of a kind pieces including a prototype of the very popular Darth Talon Premium Format Figure and the extremely limited exclusive edition of the C-3PO and R2-D2 Premium Format Figures. Follow the link above to check out all the auctions.
Posted by D_Martin on April 24, 2015 at 03:30 PM CST |
No matter how much you plan, sometimes some things are completely out of you hands, and that was the case for Funko as a large quantity of their Celebration Anaheim exclusive classic Kenner deco Super Shogun Bobo Fett were lost in transit making it one of the first exclusives at the event to sell out. While we didn't get there in time to shoot it, we did get the rest of their display photographed. Follow this ink to check out the Funko booth gallery.
Posted by D_Martin on April 24, 2015 at 03:09 PM CST |
Uncle Milton's Celebration Anaheim booth gave attendees a chance to use the Force with the first public showing of their very cool Force Trainer II. Follow this link to have a closer look at their entire booth.
Posted by D_Martin on April 24, 2015 at 02:30 PM CST |
Officially, Celebration Anaheim was Mattel's first public showing at a Star Wars convention and many attendees were excited to check out all they had on display making for one crowded booth each and every day. Follow this link to see what they had and let us know what you think!
Posted by D_Martin on April 24, 2015 at 01:51 PM CST |
Ink infusion was back for their fourth tattoo pavilion at Celebration Anaheim, and like the last three events, they brought with them a selection of the top tattooing talents and many, many attendees walked away with amazing Star Wars inspired tattoos. click the thumbnails above to have a closer look at the pavilion and The Force In The Flesh booth at its entrance. If you haven't already grabbed a copy of Shane Turgeon's new book The Force In The Flesh Volume II, you are missing out. Follow this link to get yours now!
Posted by D_Martin on April 24, 2015 at 02:37 AM CST |
In support of Make-A-Wish, select artists and collectors worked tirelessly to create original (and in almost every case amazing) one of a kind pieces of art for the Vader Case Project, which is an extension of the original 2007 Vader Project. Displayed and auctioned off at Celebration Anaheim, the cases shown in this gallery made over $25,000 for the charity. Follow the link above to check out most of the cases auctioned off.
Posted by D_Martin on April 24, 2015 at 01:26 AM CST |
It is always a pleasure to witness a 501st Honorary Membership presentation, and the surprise induction of Star Wars: Rebels voice actor Vanessa Marshall that took place in the Official Pix pavilion (and right next to the Rebelscum photo studio) at Celebration Anaheim was no exception. In fact, this might have been the best induction we've ever been included in thus far. Check out the gallery of the presentation to see how much the voice of Hera appreciated this incredible honor.
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