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st Update from B.B.T.S.: Hasbro 3 3/4 Black Series in Stock!

Today at 09:53:08 AM by Darth Spice

Hasbro Black Series:  Take control of these new 3.75" tall figures and recreate all your favorite battles and scenes from Star Wars! Fans can picture new adventures with these figures that include accessories and weapons. Collect and battle with these and other figures and vehicles from of Hasbro.

Astromech 6-Pack:  The sextet of astromech droids comes to you in a specially designed R2-D2-shaped box featuring these six 3.75" scale action figures. Each droid sports multiple points of articulation, similar to the collector-favorite figures of The Vintage Collection. Each figure includes rolling wheels on their feet, plus jointed domes, ankles, shoulders, and maybe even a few other surprises.

Gentle Giant:  There are two new items for pre-order. Marvel fans can get Deadpool as a classic Caesar bust, or from Star Wars a Maz Kanata bust, and more! Each animated statue is hand-cast, hand-painted, and hand-numbered with a limited edition certificate of authenticity.

Sideshow / Hot Toys:  New Star Wars, Marvel, DC, and more figures and statues are available from Hot Toys and Sideshow Collectibles! Fans of Star Wars don't want to miss out on a 1/6 scale R2-Q5 figure, or Captain Phasma. Marvel fans can choose a 1/6 scale of Iron Man Mark XLV, and much more. These beautifully crafted figures and statues come with character-specific accessories and are beautiful additions to any collection.

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: No N.Y.C.C.? No Problem!

August 24, 2016, 09:12:43 PM by Darth Spice
Our friends at Jedi Temple Archives have uncovered 12 images of upcoming Rogue One product, in case you weren't making the panel at New York Comic-Con.  Click below to see what you'll be hunting down September 30th and hopefully we'll be well on our way to Make Collecting Great Again!

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: Pets for Vets Medallions Shipping!

August 22, 2016, 07:12:58 AM by Darth Spice
PSWCS.org and the Pennsylvania Star Wars Collecting Society have joined forces with Pets for U.S. Vets, a program of the Washington Area Humane Society in Washington, PA, to sell a C-3PO medallion to raise money for their ongoing mission of providing pets, free of charge, to military veterans.  All animals are spayed or neutered, up-to-date on vaccinations, and micro-chipped.  Pets for U.S. Vets was started by Suzi Smith in 2010 and she has worked tirelessly since then to secure funding to cover the costs of the free adoptions.  Now in its sixth year, the program is averaging 50 adoptions per year to veterans.

To raise funds for Pets for U.S. Vets, PSWCS.org is selling a limited run of 1,000 medallions featuring C-3PO.  This is the sixth medallion and charity that PSWCS.org has partnered with. Each medallion has been cast in gold toned metal and features C-3PO on the front along with the date and name of the charity, Pets for U.S. Vets.  The back has the PSWCS logo.

The medallions are sold online for $12.50 each, including shipping within the US, and are now available for shipping to international addresses.  International shipping will be calculated by PayPal at the time of checkout.  International buyers are responsible for any applicable import or customs fees. The C-3PO medallions are fully approved by Lucasfilm and will be accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity and receipt as they are tax deductible.  Medallions are on sale now with over 300 already sold. Click the image below to order yours today!

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st Dewback Patrol: Chicago Comic-Con Day 2!

August 20, 2016, 05:01:52 PM by Darth Spice
We have just wrapped up our mission at Wizard World Chicago Comic-Con and what an incredible day it was.  It was a packed house and I had the pleasure of watching my son take his first steps into cosplay with his new Nightwing costume! We managed to catch Carrie Fisher out doing some shopping on the convention floor, and much more in our second gallery. Click below for the latest!

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: More Rogue One product surfaces!

August 20, 2016, 05:00:12 PM by Darth Spice
There is even more Hasbro product from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story leaking out.  The website Idle Hands has posted the first look at the TIE Striker and a boxed photo of the U-Wing.  As stated before, we are not a fan of the Nerf darts but click below to inspect for yourself!

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st This just in from Brian's Toys: New Sixth Scale in Stock

August 20, 2016, 04:52:40 PM by Darth Spice
Pre-Order your Ep. IV Darth Vader PCR Helmet from eFX Collectibles today. Captain Phasma & R2-Q5 Sixth Scale Figures in-stock now! 40% OFF select Vintage Star Wars Listings. Visit our newsletter to bid on NO RESERVE eBay auctions.  Click below for the best selection of Star Wars collectibles in the galaxy!

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st Dewback Patrol: Chicago Comic-Con Photo Blitz!

August 19, 2016, 01:55:09 PM by Darth Spice
We are in full swing of bringing our message to Make Collecting Great Again to one of the conventions that has had so many first for our website.  Chicago Comic-Con is in the midst of it's first full day of operations and we have a barrage of photos from the convention floor.  There are going to be many guests on hand but I tried to focus a little more on the collectibles and Star Wars items, click below for over 200 photos!

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: Rogue One International Trailer!

August 16, 2016, 12:42:58 PM by Darth Spice
Click below for the new trailer of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story if you would like your theatrical experience to be putting together the half hour plus of trailers they will release before December!  Do you think they reveal way too much with multiple trailers?  Sound off in the forums and share your thoughts!

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: Help for Leeroy Simpson

August 16, 2016, 12:36:21 PM by Darth Spice
A good friend and ally of Sandtroopers.com is taking his first round of chemo today and friends of the Great Lakes Garrison have launched a kickstarter to help with medical expenses.  Leeroy Simpson is a great person and if any of you Troopers can spare any amount, please do so and spread the word if you cannot.  Click below to donate and help Leeroy fight this battle.

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: U-Wing Fighter Revealed!

August 16, 2016, 11:08:23 AM by Darth Spice
The new U-Wing fighter has been uncovered by the team at From 4-LOM to Zuckuss.com.  Click below to take a look at a great vehicle ruined by Hasbro's desire to cross promote their brands.  Do you think Nerf darts are ridiculous in vehicles?  Sound off in the forums and help us Make Collecting Great Again!

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: Customizing the Clone Wars!

August 15, 2016, 08:35:11 AM by Darth Spice
If you are into making the figures you want before Hasbro gets around to it, click below to learn from some of the best in "Customizng the Clone Wars - Episode 16".  Chad Peak (Peak-Obi) is joined by Elias and Darth Daddy of "Customs for the Kid" for some great discussion and tips for creating your custom figures.

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st Dewback Patrol: Steel City Con Photo Gallery!

August 13, 2016, 11:40:58 PM by Darth Spice
We update our Dewback Patrol menu with coverage from the Steel City Con.  This convention continues to grow in terms of both vendor and crowd size, click below for our photo gallery from this past weekend.  Without question this event remains to be one of the best toy shows in America.  Thanks again to JediMcor for the recon work and doing his part to help us Make Collecting Great Again!

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st Kenny Baker has Passed...

August 13, 2016, 11:12:24 AM by Darth Spice
We have some very sad news to report as Star Wars actor Kenny Baker has passed away at age 82.  The team at Sandtroopers.com would like to wish his family the very best in what is sure to be a very difficult time. There was such a big heart in what was physically a very small person. Thank you Kenny for all of your hard work and dedication to the fans, you will truly be missed!  Click the image below for the report.

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: Welcom Back Jett's Toy Hutt!

August 13, 2016, 11:06:45 AM by Darth Spice
Jett's Toy Hutt gives back to its loyal customers with FREE collectibles every week! Weekly Contest - Every Monday we randomly pull (1) correct quote of the week answer submitted from an EXISTING customer that ordered from us THIS CURRENT MONTH & that lucky winner gets a 3.75″ action figure (of our choice), shipped to their door for FREE!

MONTHLY CONTEST - Every 1st of the month we randomly pull (1) customer order # from the PREVIOUS MONTH of orders & that super lucky winner gets the Hikari Limited Edition Vinyl of the Month, shipped to their door for FREE![/b]  Click below to make a purchase and get yourself into the next drawing!

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st Mos Eisley News Brief: The latest Rebel Force Radio!

August 13, 2016, 08:38:43 AM by Darth Spice
"Rogue One debuted it's latest trailer this week during NBC's Olympic coverage and we break it down shot-by-shot with our friend, The Dorky Diva herself, Savanna Kiefer. Hear our take on all the cool new visuals, characters and action revealed in this hot new trailer.  Plus, we have the freshest Rogue One interview highlights from Donnie Yen and Jimmy Smits. And, we dig deep into the newest Star Wars news stories including info on Lando Calrissian casting in the upcoming Han Solo film, THE FORCE AWAKENS 3-D Collectors Edition, and, in the wake of new comments made by the head of ABC programming, we present an audio history of the long-awaited Star Wars live-action television series and discuss the possibilities of it actually hitting the airwaves."

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