Posted by Curto on February 13, 2010 at 06:25 PM CST
We're back from our first meeting, which was a 6-hour meeting with Hasbro! While we plow through all of the photos, press releases, presentations, and news from that galaxy far, far away, I thought I'd give you a quick down & dirty field report from what we have learned.

  • The Vintage Collection is the official name of the "realistic-style" figures, and the numbering will be "VC#" starting with VC001 Dengar.

  • The BAT-AT is VERY NICE! It includes an action figure...the 2006 AT-AT Driver figure.

  • TVC will not be limited to just action figures. There will be a Toys "R" Us-exclusive packaging variation for the AT-AT, recreating the Kenner packaging. The toy will be the exact same.

  • There will also be 2 more vehicles in this style, which were not shown. Look for them to be revealed at Comic-Con.

  • Bespin Luke Skywalker has ankles, Hoth Princess Leia does not.

  • Hoth Hangar Han Solo wears a brown jacket, not a blue one, which would have been a nice tribute to the Kenner figure. (but c'mon...a repaint is probably already planned...)

  • Galactic Heroes Cinema Scenes are ending, as well as the Comic Packs.

  • San Diego Comic-Con exclusives include the Camie & Fixer Comic Packs, the Darth Maul & Owen Lars Visionaries Comics Set, and a special packaging TVC 2-pack of 4-LOM and Zuckuss, repainted and corrected for the first time.

  • MUCH more to come....we're just getting started!


  • San Diego Comic Con Coverage
    NEW IN THE PHOTO ARCHIVE:
    Probe
    Droid
    Poll
    Of the San Diego Comic-Con exclusives revealed in the article published on StarWars.com, our ever inquisitive Probe Droid is tasked to find out which one you are most excited about.
    Nixon Chewbacca Sentry Leather Watch
    Stance Star Wars Socks
    Loungefly Rey Backpack
    Funko Han Solo & Thumbs Up BB-8 POP! Figures
    Hallmark McQuarrie Boba Fett Keepsake & Itty Bitty Two Pack
    Santa Cruz Skateboards
    Beast Kingdom Egg Attack Electroplated Figures
    Hasbro 6-Inch Obi-Wan Kenobi Pack
    Mattel Hot Wheels Carships Trench Run
    JAKKS Pacific Vac-Metal C-3PO & Captain Phasma
    Bandai Teppou Ashigaru Sandtrooper Special Version
    Gentle Giant Captain Phasma & Chewbacca McQuarrie Concept Mini Busts
    Gentle Giant Jumbo Kenner Luke Skywalker Figures
    Topps Star Wars Trading Card Posters
    Sideshow Collectibles R2-D2 Unpainted Prototype
    Other
    Current Results