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HasLab Sail Barge International Availability Update

A quick update to the international availability of the HasLab Vintage Collection Jabba's Sail Barge. Hasbro's PR team has passed along word that the Sail Barge will be available to purchase beginning Thursday, 3/28, at 3PM EST (7PM GMT). Please note, orders of more than 1 Barge or any orders with a US or Canadian shipping address will not be processed.


More Star Wars Celebration Chicago Exclusives Revealed

StarWars.com has posted a look at more exclusives coming to Star Wars Celebration Chicago 2019. Head on over to check out the show offerings from LEGO, Funko, Hallmark, and more. Start mapping out your shopping now!


Hasbro Pulse Premium VIP Passes Available for SWC

Hasbro Pulse Premium members can now apply for a special VIP pass for Star Wars Celebration Chicago 2019. Head on over and apply now to save yourself some time standing in line for Hasbro show exclusives.

UPDATE: Reservations are now closed.


HasLab Jabba's Sail Barge International Availability

Hasbro's PR team has officially announced availability of the HasLab Vintage Collection Jabba’s Sail Barge for Australia, Austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Hong Kong, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, New Zealand, Portugal, Spain, and the UK! Limited quantities will be available to purchase on eBay on Thursday, 3/28.


Star Wars Celebration Chicago Lottery System

Star Wars Celebration Chicago 2019 has officially announced its LIGHTSPEED Virtual Panel Reservations and LIGHTSPEED Lane Virtual Queuing systems. Click here for all the details on how you can secure your spot in some of the most popular panels planned for SWC Chicago!


Star Wars Celebration Chicago Exclusives Preview

StarWars.com has posted a preview of the exclusive items coming to Star Wars Celebration Chicago 2019. Follow the link for a peek at the LEGO and Funko items coming to SWC Chicago, as well as another look at the Hasbro 6" TPM figures that Hasbro announced last month.


The Realm Recap - Episode #118 Available

Yakface has posted the latest episode of The Realm Recap videocast. In Toy Fair 2019, Yakface and Flyguy discuss the reveals from this year's New York Toy Fair and more.


Walmart TVC Mimban Stormtrooper Hits Retail

If you are still searching for the Walmart exclusive VC123 Stormtrooper (Mimban) figure, we have some good news for you. There have been multiple reports online and in our forums of Walmart stores across the USA actually receiving cases of figures (finally)! Good luck to those still trying to track down this exclusive trooper!


Hasbro Pulse Premium Announcements Sent

Customers who made a purchase at Hasbro Pulse between February 15th and 25th were eligible for free Hasbro Pulse Premium membership. Premium membership emails were sent out yesterday, so check your in-box if you made a qualifying purchase!


Black Series 6" Empire Strikes Back Fan Poll - Results!

The voting is closed and we have a winner in JediDefender's Black Series 6" Empire Strikes Back Fan Poll - Lando Calrissian's right hand man, Lobot! Click here for a full rundown of the top twenty Empire Strikes Back characters selected by our readers!


Black Series 6" Solo Wave 5 Hits Target Stores

Black Series 6" Wave 20 (aka Solo Wave 5) has started hitting Target stores around the USA. The wave includes six new figures - TPM Battle Droid, AOTC Padme, Mace Windu, Admiral Holdo, Mudtrooper Han Solo, and Dryden Vos. Keep an eye out for them on your next toy run!


Hasbro Releases HasLab Insider Report #6

If you backed the HasLab Jabba's Sail Barge, keep an eye on your email in-box for HasLab Insider Report #6. The final HasLab newsletter for Jabba's Sail Barge confirms the Barge's ship date (March 4th) and offers up a sneak peek at the finalized instructions you (and your Barge Buddy) will use to assemble your Sail Barge!


Black Series 6" Empire Strikes Back Fan Poll

During their Star Wars Toy Fair presentation this year, Hasbro announced they're celebrating the 40th Anniversary of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in 2020 by giving fans the chance to help choose a Star Wars character to be added to the Black Series 6" line. Click here for all the details on how you can participate here at JediDefender!


Vintage Collection Tatooine Skiff Pre-Order

If you missed the initial pre-order this past weekend - good news! The beautiful Vintage Collection Tatooine Skiff is now available for pre-order from our site sponsors. You can pre-order the skiff at either Entertainment Earth or Amazon.com with expected delivery this Fall.


Hasbro Star Wars Toy Fair 2019 Press Images

The complete set of Hasbro Star Wars Toy Fair 2019 press images have been uploaded into our Image Database - The Vintage Collection, Black Series HyperReal, and more! The star of Toy Fair this year, without a doubt, is the brand new Vintage Collection Tatooine Skiff. The new scale, the stand - what a great new addition to the TVC line!


Target 3.75" Kenner Retro Collection Revealed

The most controversial announcement made during Hasbro's Star Wars Toy Fair presentation was the new Kenner Retro Collection. The line will offer a number of re-created Kenner vintage figures as well as a figure never seen in Kenner's line. Click here for more info and high-res pics.


Vintage Collection Tatooine Skiff Announced

Probably my favorite reveal from Hasbro's Star Wars Toy Fair presentation is the brand new Vintage Collection Tatooine Skiff. Click here to check out the high-res photos of this beautiful new version of a classic vehicle! Sign me up for two to accompany the soon-to-be-arriving Sail Barge!


2019 TVC Skiff Guard 3-Pack Pre-Order at EE

Site sponsor Entertainment Earth is now taking pre-orders for the newly announced at Toy Fair Vintage Collection 3.75" Jabba's Skiff Guards 3-Pack. For $39.99 you get the brand new Vedain figure and two popular repacks - Vizam and Brock Starsher.


Walmart TVC Skiff Guard Lando Calrissian Announced

Also announced at Toy Fair today is the Walmart exclusive Vintage Collection 3.75" VC144 Lando Calrissian (Skiff Guard) figure! Click here to check out the high-res photos of the latest figure you'll have a bitch of a time tracking down at Walmart!


Walmart TVC Jabba's Palace Adventure Set Revealed

One of the "out of left field" surprises revealed during Hasbro's Star Wars Toy Fair presentation is the Walmart exclusive Vintage Collection Jabba's Palace Adventure Set. Click here to check out the high-res images of this great new figure environment!


2019 TVC Gamorrean Guard Pre-Order at EE

Site sponsor Entertainment Earth is now taking pre-orders for the shared exclusive Vintage Collection 3.75" 2019 VC21 Gamorrean Guard re-issue figure. Fill up your Jabba's Palace or Sail Barge scenes with more piggies for just $14.99 each (way cheaper than eBay)!


Black Series 6" TPM 20th Anniversary Figures

Get ready to feel old - Hasbro announced a special set of exclusive figures to celebrate the 20th anniversary of The Phantom Menace. Click here to see high-res photos of the Star Wars Celebration exclusive Duel of the Fates carded Black Series 6" figures.


Hasbro Announces Black Series HyperReal Line

At today's Toy Fair panel, Hasbro officially revealed the much-rumored Black Series HyperReal line of figures. Click here to check out the high-res photos of the first figure in the line, Darth Vader! Vader will sell for $79.99 and will be available at select retailers this Fall.


Hasbro Announces Lightsaber Academy Line

Hasbro has announced a new line of role-play lightsaber toys called Lightsaber Academy. Click here to check out the press release for this new line of app-enabled interactive lightsabers heading to a toy store near you this Fall.




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