Star Wars Day might be getting more expensive than Christmas. Whenever May the 4th rolls around, you can always expect to open up your bank account for some new Star Wars merchandise, and today is no different thanks to a batch of new collectibles unveiled by the quality creators at Hot Toys and Sideshow Collectibles.
Hot Toys has unveiled a trio of new figures (including a gnarly steed) inspired by the live-action Star Wars series The Mandalorian, as well as the animated series The Bad Batch. Meanwhile, Sideshow Collectibles is digging into The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels with new statues of Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi and Ahsoka Tano. Check them all out below, and be prepared to weep for your wallet. Read More »
Star Wars: The Clone Wars may be over, but that doesn’t mean we’ve seen the last of the animated version of Anakin Skywalker, even if he’s already transformed into Darth Vader.
Matt Lanter, who voiced Obi-Wan Kenobi’s Jedi apprentice turned Sith Lord throughout the Star Wars animated series, has just teased a surprising return as Anakin Skywalker in some kind of upcoming Lucasfilm Animation project that’s currently in the works. Read More »
The Mandalorian reached back into the prequel era to bring Anakin Skywalker’s former apprentice Ahsoka Tano into the live-action side of the Star Wars universe. Now you can bring Ahsoka Tano to your collectible shelf thanks to the new figure from Hot Toys, featuring the uncanny likeness of Rosario Dawson as the Togruta hero of the Clone Wars. And that’s not all, because Hot Toys is also releasing a special edition Ahsoka Tano figure that comes with a new version of Grogu. Read More »
Even though The Clone Wars animated series has officially come to an end, the adventures will continue with Star Wars: The Bad Batch. The new spin-off series coming to Disney+ in May follows the titular team of misfit clone commandos who are now one of the most elite special forces in the galaxy. The squad finds themselves dealing with the aftermath of the Clone War and trying to find their place in the Star Wars universe, and now we can find them on a new Star Wars: The Bad Batch poster. Read More »
Last weekend, The Mandalorian blew fans away by bringing The Clone Wars character Ahsoka Tano into the live-action Star Wars universe. Rosario Dawson brought the character to life in the episode appropriately entitled “The Jedi,” wielding two lightsabers and bringing us one of the biggest revelations of the series so far. That means she’s worthy of getting her own character poster, which you can check out below. Read More »
The Force is with you today as Bottleneck Gallery is offering up an eclectic array of new Star Wars posters inspired by A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, The Rise of Skywalker, and even The Clone Wars. Going on sale today, these offerings from artists Matt Ferguson, Mark Englert, Todd Slater, Pablo Olivera, and Lyndon Willoughby are each outstanding in their own way. So without further delay, check out the new Star Wars posters below and find out when and where to get them. Read More »
Even though The Clone Wars is one of the most successful spin-offs in the Star Wars franchise, only recently has the series been given a wider swath of collectible merchandise with the rest of the saga. Out of hundreds of Funko POPs that have been released over the years, there have probably barely been a dozen of them, but that’s about to change.
A new wave of The Clone Wars Funko POPs inspired by the final season of the animated series will be coming in November, including two new versions of Ahsoka Tano, the latest iteration of Darth Maul, a couple different Mandalorians, and Wrecker from The Bad Batch. Read More »
Hasbro is continuing to expand their line-up of Star Wars Force FX Elite lightsabers. Hot on the heels of the release of Emperor Palpatine’s lightsaber from Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, as well as the deep cut of Darth Revan’s lightsaber from the Knights of the Old Republic video game, comes the saber of one of the most beloved characters from the animated side of Star Wars.
Ahsoka Tano, the former Jedi apprentice of Anakin Skywalker from The Clone Wars who went off to follow her own path, is the latest Star Wars hero to get their own Force FX Elite lightsaber. And it comes with a color-changing blade to reflect the many sides of Ahsoka Tano’s story. Check it out below. Read More »
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- The Lego Star Wars Holiday Special to Premiere on Disney+
- Funko Reveals New the Child Pop! Bobblehead
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Disney+ let the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars complete one final season to properly send off the show that expanded the prequel period of the sci-fi saga in much more satisfying way than the actual film trilogy. Now the prequel era of Star Wars will expand even more with Disney+ ordering Star Wars: The Bad Batch, an animated spin-off series that will focus on the titular group of elite and experimental clones as they navigate the Star Wars universe after the end of the Clone Wars. Read More »