It’s less than 3 weeks until the insanity that is SDCC is upon us. Exhibitors have already been rolling out announcements regarding their Exclusives so get ready to drool over what Hasbro has in store at Booth #3329.
Hardcore Star Wars toy collectors are well aware of the Star Wars The Vintage Collection Doctor Aphra Comic Set, featuring the breakout characters originating from Kieron Gillen’s brilliant Darth Vader comic series. Available for $49.99, check out the details below-
The return of the Vintage Collection! Celebrate the legacy of Star Wars, the action-and-adventure-packed space saga from a galaxy far, far away, with premium, highly-detailed 3.75-inch scale figures and vehicles from Star Wars The Vintage Collection! (Each sold separately. Subject to availability).
Imagine the adventures of the Star Wars comic universe with these Star Wars The Vintage Collection 3.75-inch-scale Doctor Aphra, 0-0-0 (Triple Zero), and BT-1 (Beetee) figures that feature premium deco across multiple points of articulation and design inspired by the Doctor Aphra comics.
• Includes 3 figures and 3 accessories.
• Vintage-inspired packaging with Kenner and Disney branding
• 3.75-inch-scale figures with comic-inspired design
That not enough Star Wars Hasbro Exclusives for you? Then feast your eyes on these two other offerings-
Star Wars The Black Series Han Solo with Mynock ($34.99)
After the Battle of Hoth, Han Solo evades capture as he maneuvers the Millenium Falcon towards a large crater in the Hoth asteroid belt. Solo discovers that he has in fact landed in the mouth of a giant space slug. Inside is an environment of noxious fumes and parasitic mynocks – bat-like creatures who eat through power cables and drain the energy from ships.
Kids and fans alike can imagine the biggest battles and missions in the Star Wars saga with new, 6-inch-scale figures from Star Wars The Black Series! With exquisite features and decoration, this series embodies the quality and realism that Star Wars devotees love.
These Han Solo and Mynock figures are carefully detailed to look like the character and creature from The Empire Strikes Back, featuring premium detail and multiple points of articulation.
Additional products each sold separately.
•Includes figure, creature, and 3 accessories.
•Detailed Han Solo and Mynock figures from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back
•Premium design and detail
•Includes premium base
•Star Wars SDCC exclusive
•Expand and enhance Star Wars collection (Additional products each sold separately)
•Figure scale: 6 inches
•Ages 4 and up
•WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD – Small parts may be generated. Not for children under 3 years.
Star Wars The Black Series Centerpiece Rey (Starkiller Base) & Kylo Ren Figure ($109.99)
Reimagine key moments from the Star Wars universe with the Star Wars The Black Series Centerpiece collection! Each base features premium lights and an iconic character captured in a moment in time like never before.
As the ice-covered tundra of Starkiller Base crumbles, Rey channels the raw power of the Force to defeat the dark warrior, Kylo Ren. Experienced with her salvaged quarterstaff from Jakku, Rey finds that years of practice at hand-to-hand fighting serves her well when she is forced to use a Lightsaber in combat against the fiery blade of Ren.
Imagine Rey battling Kylo Ren in the icy forests of Starkiller Base in Star Wars: The Force Awakens with this Star Wars The Black Series Centerpiece Rey (Starkiller Base) including a premium, highly-articulated Kylo Ren figure and featuring a water mister for steam effects and a light-up backdrop to continue building out the iconic movie scene.
• Includes statue/base, figure, light-up backdrop, accessory, and instructions.
• Star Wars The Black Series Centerpiece Rey (Starkiller Base) with Kylo Ren figure
• Premium base featuring light effects inspired by the Star Wars: The Force Awakens
• Water mister feature for steam effect
• Includes light-up backdrop to continue building out the scene
• Global Convention exclusive item
Sure, The Defenders may have been the least viewed of Marvel’s Netflix shows, but there’s no denying the satisfaction of seeing the promised teamwork of all these fan favorite characters onscreen kicking ass and taking names. Whether or not we’ll ever see another Defenders team-up remains to be seen, but can the take action home with you with Marvel Legends Series Defenders Rail Authority 5-Pack. Available for $124.99 the set includes the core Defenders team (Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage, Iron Fist) plus Colleen Wing and the original packaging is modeled after a NYC subway in keeping with Hasbro’s of unique packaging designs like in year’s past.
The Transformers franchise continues to rollout with the Bumbleebee movie this December. Expect a bevvy of product from Hasbro to hit shelves in time for the holidays. Before then, you’ll want to get your wants on the SDCC Exclusive Bumblebee Vol. 1 Retro Rock Garage. I’m not as intimately familiar with Transformers lore as others, but while inspired by the film franchise this is definitely one for the old school Transformers fans. Besides a classic version of Bumblebee as a 1977 Camaro, the set also includes the dino-cassettes Dairu and Uruaz. For $60 this Exclusive can be yours.