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Bandai Rebel Blockade Runner Model

Bandai Models has released, for the first time, the Rebel Blockade Runner (Corellian Corvette). This is a pretty monumental moment in model building since this ship has only been done as small run resin "garage kits" till now. The ship is part of their smaller line of kits, and is 1/1000 scale. It's hitting hobby shops in Japan as you read this!


Acid Rain World - Flak Bike

The Acid Rain World just got a little bigger, and revealed their latest hardware, the Field Flak Bike! Part tracked armored tractor, part heavy artillery once it transforms for battle. Including an artillery crewman with accessories, we'll update you with pre-order info soon!


Steel City Con - Next Weekend!

Pittsburgh's Steel City Con returns now! Another great show! Guests from around the entertainment world will be there, including Game of Thrones & Star Trek: TNG, and the toy dealing will be tremendous! Read on for details on pre-ordering your tickets and making your plans early.


Hasbro Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures Press Release

Hasbro has officially announced the first two waves of their new 3.75" action figure line in support of the Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures series. Click here for the full press release and high-res photos.


HasbroToyShop Promo Code

Now through December 31st, you can get 20% off regular priced items on Hasbro Toy Shop by using promo code HASFAM18 at checkout! Free standard shipping on most orders over $14.99 as well!


Hasbro Star Wars Micro Force WOW! Series 1 Revealed!

Hasbro announced a new series of Star Wars Micro Force figures today. Click here to check out high-res photos of the new blind-packed Star Wars Micro Force WOW! line coming to Walmart soon.


Star Wars Galaxy Of Adventure

Disney and Lucasfilm announced the launch of Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures, a new series of animated shorts that will introduce the classic themes and characters from the Star Wars saga to the next generation. Look for the shorts to debut on the new Star Wars Kids YouTube channel on November 30.


Walmart Solo 3.75" Kessel Mine Escape Playset On-Line

The Walmart exclusive Solo 3.75" Kessel Mine Escape Playset is currently in-stock at Walmart.com for those that want to avoid the hassle of the in-store hunting experience. No word yet on when these will finally hit retail Walmart stores.


2018 Entertainment Earth Cyber Week Sale

Site sponsor Entertainment Earth is running their annual Cyber Week Sale with tons of savings on a number of Hasbro Star Wars items from The Last Jedi, Rogue One, and The Black Series 6" lines. Head on over and see if you can fill any holes in your collection!


Happy Thanksgiving!

All of us here at JediDefender.com would like to wish a very Happy Thanksgiving to our loyal readers and a hearty good luck to the brave souls heading out to do some shopping later tonight or tomorrow! May your toy finds be bountiful!


Star Wars Holiday Gift Guide 2018

Once again, StarWars.com has posted a Holiday Gift Guide to help you get the most out of your shopping this year. Jump on over and check out the deals from Hasbro, shopDisney, Regal Robot, and more!


Disney Droid Factory Exclusives In-Stock at ShopDisney

Two recent Disney Droid Factory exclusives are now available at ShopDisney.com - the Sandcrawler Playset ($99.99) and the 2018 Holiday droid R4-H18 ($12.99). Promo code SHIPMAGIC will get you free shipping if your order is over $75.


EE Daily Deal - Rogue One Rapid Fire Imperial AT-ACT

Today's Daily Deal at site sponsor Entertainment Earth is 67% off the Rogue One Rapid Fire Imperial AT-ACT. If you passed on the AT-ACT in the past, now's your chance to pick one up for just $99.99 plus free shipping. The sale ends at 11:59pm PST tonight or while supplies last!


Save 40% on Star Wars with Target Cartwheel App

Today only at Target, you can save 40% on Star Wars toys in-store when you use Target Cartwheel. Promotion does not include LEGO, but it does include Target's Hasbro Star Wars exclusives so it's a great time to grab any you haven't picked up yet.


Pedro Pascal to Star in The Mandalorian

Variety is reporting that Pedro Pascal has been cast as the lead in the upcoming Disney+ live-action Star Wars series, The Mandalorian. No official confirmation from Disney or Lucasfilm yet, but hopefully we'll get word soon!


Walmart Solo 3.75" Kessel Mine Escape Playset Update

It looks like Walmart has listed the Solo 3.75" Kessel Mine Escape Playset on-line. The playset is not in-stock yet and knowing how Walmart works, it may be a while before it makes its way into our hands. Thanks to Yakface.com for the heads-up!


EE Shipping Solo 3.75" Wave 4 Pre-Orders

Site sponsor Entertainment Earth is receiving stock to ship Solo 3.75" Wave 4 pre-orders. While not officially "in-stock" yet, EE has shipped a number of orders as their stock arrives. My order should be here next week! If you pre-ordered keep an eye on your in-box.


Disney Announces Cassian Andor Live-Action Series

Disney announced today that Lucasfilm is in development on a second Star Wars live-action series for Disney+. The series will follow the adventures of Rebel spy Cassian Andor with Diego Luna reprising the role. Check out all the details at StarWars.com!


Amazon Deal of the Day - TVC Imperial Assault Tank

Here's an Amazon.com "Deal of the Day" you can't resist - the Vintage Collection Imperial Combat Assault Tank is only $48.50 today! Great price on a fantastic vehicle! The sale price is valid through the end of the day or until product allotment is sold out.


Black Series 6" Echo Base Han & Leia 2-Pack Pre-Order

Site sponsor Entertainment Earth will begin taking pre-orders at 9:00 am PT today for the European convention exclusive Black Series 6" Echo Base Han & Leia Box Set. Price will be $49.99 with shipping planned for December.

UPDATE: Now available for pre-order!


Disney Announces Star Wars Mini Droid Blind Packs

Our friends at Yakface.com are reporting on a new line of mini build-a-droids being added to Disney's Droid Factory line. Head on over to Yakface for all the details on this new line of mini-droids in nifty Sandcrawler-inspired blind packs.


Disney Black Series 6" Exclusives Now Available

shopDisney is now taking orders for a trio of exclusive Black Series 6" figures. The exclusive 6" TLJ Captain Phasma ($19.95), 6" Battle Damaged Stormtrooper ($24.95), and 6" ESB Zuckuss ($24.95) figures are available on-line or in-stores now.


Hasbro Star Wars Reveals from Lucca Comic & Games

Hasbro revealed two 2019 figures during their Star Wars panel presentation at Lucca Comic and Games in Italy. Click here to check out the high res press photos of Black Series 6" Mace Windu and The Vintage Collection 3.75" Poe Dameron.


Hasbro European Comic Con Star Wars Reveals

In case you missed it this weekend, Hasbro revealed four figures during Star Wars panel presentations at conventions in Europe. Click here to check out the high res press photos of the figures revealed at Comic-Con Paris and MCM Comic-Con London.




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