As per our regularly scheduled programming, we are back with an all new Toy News Tuesday! We’re the one weekly column right here on ScienceFiction.com where we seek out all of the awesome news you need to know about any announcements and cool happenings in the toy industry and put them all in one easy to find place for you! We are just on the other side of ‘Star Wars Celebration’ and toy news overall seems to be quieting down a bit. With Summer coming up and San Diego Comic Con only about two and a half months away, it’s only a matter of time before we start seeing a steady influx of toy news once more, but in the meantime we still have some really great stuff to check out from Hasbro, DC Collectibles, Super7, and more! There may not be much, but there is plenty of quality items to check out in the Toy News for the week of April 16th, 2019!
Hasbro Celebrates Star Wars Accordingly
This past weekend fans from all over the world gathered in Chicago IL to attend the Star Wars Celebration convention! As the name suggests, this massive event is all about the celebration of every aspect of the ‘Star Wars’ franchise, with announcements for new movies, games, comics, and of course toys! The team at Hasbro was on site with a massive panel of announcements where they revealed quite a few new ‘Star Wars’ figures that are coming our way in the coming year. Check out the full lineup of announcements below!
Disney Park 6″ Scale Black Series Exclusive Sets
Hondo Ohnaka, Rey, Chewbacca, and Porgs / C-3PO, R2-D2, BB-8, and DJ R3X / Kylo Ren, Commander Pyre, Mountain Trooper, and MSE Droid
Star Wars Black Series 6 ” Figures
0-0-0 / BT-1 / Chopper / Dr. Aphra / Ezra Bridger / General Kenobi (‘Clone Wars’) / Obi-Wan Kenobi (‘The Phantom Menace’)
Star Wars Black Series Archive 6″ Figures
Anakin Skywalker / Darth Maul / Scout Trooper / Yoda
Star Wars The Vintage Collection 3.75″ Figures
R2-D2 / Death Star Gunner / Imperial Assault Tank Commander / Luke Skywalker (Crait) / Tatooine SKiff Vehicle / Tatooine Skiff Figure 3-Pack
San Diego Comic-Con 2019 Exclusive
Darth Vader Prototype Edition 3.75″ Figure
Empire Strikes Back 40th Anniversary Legacy Packaging – Boba Fett 6″ Figure
Star Wars Vintage Collection Special Action Figure Set – Luke Skywalker 3-Pack