On this month’s Star Wars Collectors Cast host James Burns is joined by RADIO 1138‘s Mark Newbold to cover Toy Fair New York 2017. LEGO and Hasbro are the focus this episode, and as always James is joined by Lucasfilm’s Steve Sansweet, directly from Rancho Obi-Wan. Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org with your comments, views and opinions to be a part of the show.
***SPOILERS*** for the Star Wars Rebels episode, ‘Through Imperial Eyes.”
Fearing that the Empire is about the discover the true identity of the rebel spy known as Fulcrum, Ezra gets himself captured with the hope of rescuing Agent Kallus. The plan goes sideways when Grand Admiral Thrawn becomes involved, and he isn’t as easily fooled as some Imperials.
Take a closer look at this episode with an all-new Rebels Recon:
The latest news from ANOVOS:
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Star Wars Still Rules Pop Culture Collectibles
Entertainment Earth Sales Statistics Suggest Stranger Things, Guardians of the Galaxy Merchandise May Make Inroads in 2017
SIMI VALLEY, CA: February 23, 2017
Star Wars action figures and collectibles continue to dominate the pop culture merchandise market, but some newer properties are poised to give the venerable space saga vigorous competition.
That’s the trend emerging from recent sales data from Entertainment Earth, a pioneer of the online retail and wholesale toy and collectibles industry since 1996. From mid-October 2016 to mid-January 2017, the company saw sustained demand for products based on Star Wars, but also noted significant consumer interest in more recent media phenomena like Stranger Things and Guardians of the Galaxy.
New or Old, Star Wars Keeps Selling
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The latest offering from ANOVOS:
Coming Soon! ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS™ STORY Jyn Erso Cold Weather Survival Gear “Concho” Accessory as worn on the storm-stricken world of Eadu. This costume replica was recreated from screen-used production assets with attention to the proper patterning, snaps, and rank badge details. Sign up now to be notified when pre-orders open.
Galactic Fashion is a monthly podcast dedicated to Star Wars and geek fashion, hosted by Johnamarie Macias and Teresa Delgado and part of the Jedi News Network. In episode 21, Johnamarie is joined by special guest co-host Jenmarie of AnakinAndHisAngel.com. The two hosts talk about the return of Her Universe and Ashley Eckstein’s letter to the fan community, the Chewbacca and Finn boots from Po-Zu’s Star Wars footwear collection, Catherine Elhoffer’s Galactic Queen collection, Hero Within’s latest updates, and much more! Plus, Johnamarie interviews (29:00) geek fashion designer Catherine Elhoffer of Elhoffer Design. Topics of conversation include thoughts on Rogue One, running a small business, the importance of pre-ordering, designing her first licensed collection, and much more. You can find Catherine on social media by looking up @elhofferdesign and visiting her website at elhofferdesign.com. You can email us at Twg.email@example.com with your comments, views and opinions to be a part of the show.
THE MISSION COMES HOME: ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY ARRIVES SOON ON DIGITAL HD AND BLU-RAY
GET FULL DETAILS ON THE HOME RELEASE OF THE FIRST STAR WARS STAND-ALONE FILM, INCLUDING BONUS FEATURES, BOX ART, AND RETAILER EXCLUSIVES.
Fans go behind the scenes with filmmakers and cast for a revealing look
at the stories behind the first Star Wars standalone film
BURBANK, Calif. (Feb. 22, 2017) — Lucasfilm’s “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” the first of the Star Wars standalone films, has established its place within the Star Wars universe and the hearts of moviegoers, becoming the seventh highest-grossing film of all time in the U.S. Fans can own the epic action-adventure thriller — nominated for two Academy Awards® — early on Digital HD and Disney Movies Anywhere on March 24, and on Blu-ray™ Combo Pack, DVD and On-Demand on April 4.
Never-before-seen “Rogue One” bonus material will take fans behind the scenes with the movie’s diverse, dynamic cast and inspired team of filmmakers. An intimate collection of stories reveals how the film came to life, as well as hidden Easter Eggs and film facts that audiences may have missed in the theater.
This week, The Star Wars Show brings news of the galaxy far, far away straight to the fans! A big Celebration Orlando panel is announced, the date for Rogue One on digital download and DVD/Blu-ray is revealed, and highlights from New York Toy Fair are shared. On the subject of toys, co-host Andi Gutierrez sits down with The Toy Hunter, Jordan Hembrough.
All this and more can be found in the video below: