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TOY FAIR 2017: Kotobukiya

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The Kotobukiya booth at Toy Fair 2017 is popping with all sorts of new Star Wars items.  Of particular interest is the First Order Flametrooper, which looks absolutely amazing!

There were also plenty of work-in-progress pieces, including the Rey and Finn 2-pack, as well as an upcoming Poe Dameron and BB-8 pack as well.  Check out some of the Kotobukiya offerings below.

Of course you can check out the source link below for even more photos of the upcoming statues from Kotobukiya.

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Rey, Finn, and Poe Dameron Prototypes

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First Order Flame Trooper

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Han and Chewie

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First Order Stormtroopers

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Kylo Ren

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Obi-Wan Kenobi

About Kotobukiya:

There’s no better time than now to introduce yourself, your family, and your friends to the astonishing world of Kotobukiya. And there’s no better place to find Kotobukiya’s fine statues, model kits, and barware than right here at Entertainment Earth. Enjoy!

Founded in 1953, Kotobukiya has grown into Japan’s #1 collector toy company, with a peerless reputation for quality and craftsmanship. The firm has developed a number of the world’s best-loved properties into exquisite collectible statues, figures, and kits that bring joy and value to fans the world over. You owe it to yourself to check out the superb offerings from Kotobukiya!

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A Star Wars fan since 1978, he has a passion for all things Star Wars and wonders why May the 4th is not a national holiday. He lives in the wastelands of middle Georgia with his wife, two girls, and two dogs.

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Several New ACME Archives Star Wars Prints Hit the Internet

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If you love Star Wars art as much as I do, then you will love some of these new lithographs, canvases, and glicees from ACME Archives. Site affiliate Entertainment Earth (#ad) has revealed quite a few that are now up for pre-order.

Star Wars Conquering Shadow by Raymond Swanland

Star Wars Conquering Shadow by Raymond Swanland Paper Giclee Art Print

Star Wars Conquering Shadow by Raymond Swanland Paper Giclee Art Print

“Stunning” is just one of the many kudos one could use to describe this one-of-a-kind Star Wars Conquering Shadow by Raymond Swanland Canvas Giclee Art Print from Acme Archives. The unframed Star Wars-inspired artwork featuring Darth Vader and his frightening power is a limited edition of only 150 hand-numbered pieces that measures 30-inches wide x 15-inches tall and comes with a certificate of authenticity. It’s signed by artist Raymond Swanland!

Star Wars Dark Side Blend by Steve Thomas Gallery-Wrapped Canvas Giclee Art Print

Star Wars Dark Side Blend by Steve Thomas Gallery-Wrapped Canvas Giclee Art Print

Star Wars Dark Side Blend by Steve Thomas Gallery-Wrapped Canvas Giclee Art Print

If you haven’t tried Darth Vader’s special “Dark Side Blend” of coffee, it’s time for you to “Reach for a Cup!” like it says on this Star Wars Dark Side Blend by Steve Thomas Gallery-Wrapped Canvas Giclee Art Print. (The “or else” is just implied.) Artist Steve Thomas’ immensely popular (and sold out) Star Wars “vintage ad” series is now available as part of Acme Archive’s Gem canvas collection! This unframed canvas print comes gallery wrapped around a 1 1/2-inch wooden stretcher bar and is ready to hang on your wall (or give as a gift). It’s a hand-numbered limited edition of just 495 pieces that measures 17-inches tall x 12 3/4-inches wide and comes with a certificate of authenticity.

Star Wars Daybreak on Hoth by Rich Davies

Star Wars Daybreak on Hoth by Rich Davies Lithograph Art Print

Star Wars Daybreak on Hoth by Rich Davies Lithograph Art Print

Star Wars Dogfight at Sunset by Rich Davies

Star Wars Dogfight at Sunset by Rich Davies

Star Wars Dogfight at Sunset by Rich Davies

Giclee (pronounced “zhee-clay”) is an invented name for the process of making fine-art prints from a digital source using inkjet printing. The word was coined to distinguish commonly known industrial “Iris proofs” from the fine-art prints artists were producing on the same printers. The name has since come to mean any high-quality inkjet print and is often used in galleries and print shops to denote such. In the past few years, the word (as a fine-art term) has come to be associated with prints using fade-resistant “archival” inks and the inkjet printers that use them. A wide variety of substrates are available, including various textures and finishes, such as matte photo paper, watercolor paper, cotton canvas, or artist textured vinyl.

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Hot Toys Previews The Empire Strikes Back Darth Vader Figure

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In Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back, Darth Vader attempted to convert Luke Skywalker to the dark side by luring the young Skywalker into a trap in the Cloud City of Bespin. In the midst of a fierce lightsaber duel with the Sith Lord, Luke faces the startling revelation that the evil Vader is, in fact, his father, Anakin Skywalker…

Sideshow and Hot Toys are very excited to explore this iconic and memorable scene from the cinematic masterpiece and officially introduce the sixth scale Darth Vader collectible figure from Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back!

The movie-accurate collectible figure features a newly crafted Darth Vader helmet with detachable outer helmet to reveal the back of Lord Vader’s battle damaged head, all-new body armor and sophisticatedly tailored leather-like bodysuit, LED light-up chest panel and belt boxes, an LED light-up lightsaber, a variety of interchangeable hands of Darth Vader’s iconic poses, and a Cloud City theme diorama figure base with light-up function!

Search your feelings… you know you want this for your Hot Toys Star Wars collection! The Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back sixth scale Darth Vader collectible figure will be firstly available at the “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” Official Shop by Hot Toys in Japan for pre-order, it is also available in selected markets.

The Darth Vader Sixth Scale Collectible Figure specially features:

  • Authentic and detailed likeness of Darth Vader in Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back
  • Newly crafted helmet with detachable outer helmet to reveal the back of Darth Vader’s battle damaged head
  • Specialized body with over 30 points of articulations
  • Approximately 35 cm tall
  • Nine (9) pieces of newly redesigned interchangeable gloved hands including:
    – One (1) pair of lightsaber holding hands
    – One (1) pair of hands for holding belt boxes
    – Four (4) pieces of gesturing hands
    – One (1) piece of Force-using right hand

Costume:

  • One (1) newly crafted Darth Vader armor and suit
  • One (1) black cape
  • One (1) chest panel with LED light-up function (red light, battery operated)
  • One (1) system function belt with LED light-up function (white light, battery operated)
  • One (1) pair of black boots

Weapons:

  • One (1) LED-lighted red lightsaber (red light, battery operated)
  • One (1) lightsaber hilt
  • One (1) red-colored lightsaber blade in motion (attachable to the hilt)

Accessory:

  • A specially designed Cloud City theme LED-lighted diorama figure base (yellow light, battery operated) 

You can currently pre-order this Star Wars Darth Vader Star Wars Sixth Scale Figure from Sideshow Collectibles #ad.

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New Micro Force Blind Bag Figure Line

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Hasbro has just revealed a new line of Star Wars toys! Say hello to the Star Wars Micro Force figures! These figures will be in blind bags, so that you do not know which figure you will be getting (hey it’s like Christmas every time you open a bag). This is a line of squishable and easily collectible micro figures. Fan-favorite characters include Rey, Finn, Darth Vader, Yoda, Princess Leia, Chewbacca and so many more.

STAR WARS MICRO FORCE Blind Bags Assortment

(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $2.99/Available: December 2017)

Collect the Galaxy of fan-favorite characters with the STAR WARS MICRO FORCE Blind Bags Assortment. Each figure has a squishable feel and unique pose, creating an exciting new way to bring iconic STAR WARS scenes to life! These stylized and movie-inspired micro collectibles include iconic characters such as REY, FINN, DARTH VADER, LUKE SKYWALKER, PRINCESS LEIA ORGANA, HAN SOLO, CHEWBACCA, YODA, R2-D2, and more. Each blind bag includes two figures and a collector card. Each sold separately. Available at most major retailers and on HasbroToyShop.com.

Star Wars Micro Force Wave 1

Wave one: Han Solo, Stormtrooper, Ahsoka Tano, Darth Vader, R2-D2, Luke Skywalker, Boba Fett, Wicket, Princess Leia, C-3PO, Chewbacca, and Yoda.

Star Wars Micro Force Wave 2

Wave two: Obi-Wan Kenobi, Jyn Erso, Rey, Finn, BB-8, Yoda, Captain Phasma, Darth Maul, Death Trooper, TIE Fighter Pilot, the Emperor, and Kylo Ren.

About Hasbro:

Collectors and fans of every kind appreciate the eye for quality that can be found in Hasbro toys and collectibles. As one of the premier toy makers of all time, their toy lines have only gotten better over the years. This is one company that considers everyone their audience. From the greatest board games to some of the world’s favorite Hasbro dolls, including the Baby Alive line, Hasbro has assembled a great selection of toys for you.

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