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Clonetroopr shares his 50th Custom here at ISY!
-- Posted by Tamer on Friday, February 24 2017
"I didn't realize this marks my 50th custom here on Imperial Shipyards! Shocking to think it's been so long.

Enjoy :) The design is originally from the Revenge of the Sith videogame for the PS2 back in the day (reference photo is from the Battlefront 2 mod)

Painted up a green Clone Commander from the ROTS line in 501st colors, removed the pauldron, added the antennae, and made a custom rifle."

What a great accomplishment on both the fiftieth custom posting and the figure itself. Nice work!



We welcome Stocos028 to the Yards!
-- Posted by Tamer on Friday, February 24 2017
"Hey Mates, Here's a new sculpted I did of the Star Wars Character Darth Sion. This version is from the Force Unleashed DLC. I used a shirtless stormshadow torso and the gi joe movie firefly head to sculpt on. Let me know what you guys think of him. I'm also including some pics of my un-named Female Twilek Sith from the Star wars fallen empire trailer.

Darth Sion:

Auction: Link to Sion

Un-named TOR Female Sith:

Auction: Link to Female Sith"

Now that is a great way to introduce yourself!



Blizzard Forces shares a new Rogue One Vintage Cardback...
-- Posted by Tamer on Friday, February 24 2017
"Well, I'm currently really motivated to continue, so here's the next one, a TIE Fighter pilot. Repainted a few details on him, especially the chest box and the helmet markings (to match the pic better)..."

Wow, I so wish we could get the regular Hasbro Line back to this!



Ron Hembling is back with a Jawa Dio...
-- Posted by Tamer on Friday, February 24 2017
"Hi All,

This Jawa is for the same client that I'm doing the AT-AT foot for.

Recipe

Jawa - has a body from an old Madelman figure I got off ebay and I removed the lower legs and added boots from a old 6" figure I had in the parts box.

The head was from an old Call of duty WW2 figure and I cut the nose and ears off then I used thin lining model tape and wrapped it around the head and boots.

Once the tape was done I then used tissue paper and attached it to the head and boots using watered down PVA glue. The eyes are two elbow pins I took of an old arm that I had in the bits box.

The robe was from the Hasbro 6" Obi Wan Kenobi and I cut it down and repainted it and the bandolier weapon holsetr and belt are pieces of leather. The bandolier pouches are from the Bandai Sandtrooper shoulder ammo puuch and the rest of the pouches are from the Bandai Sandtrooper and other old figures.

The weapons are pieces of Bandai Sandtrooper weapons cut and attached to the desired look and the power supply is from the Bandai Deathtrooper and the connector/wire at the bottom the power supply is from a 1/6th scale WW2 German head set.

Base - is from Bandai with balsa wood sides and the sand is a mix of spakfilla/sand/paint and spread over the base and the Protocol Droid is the Bandai C3PO left over parts.

Ron"

It looks pretty nice to me!



The Closet Jedi goes on Night Patrol...
-- Posted by Tamer on Friday, February 24 2017
This is what I just found on our Facebook Page. I think we can all envision this one. Great dio!



Rogue One releases on May 24th and April 4th...
-- Posted by Tamer on Thursday, February 23 2017
Digital is the early release followed by the regular DVD Release on April 4th. Click here to read the full article"

"In addition, a selection of retailer exclusives will be available for pre-order starting February 23, featuring unique packaging and configurations:

Target Exclusive: 5-disc set includes collectible packaging with interchangeable character covers and exclusive bonus content (Blu-ray 3D + two Blu-ray + DVD + DVD exclusive content – 2 additional bonus features + Digital HD + collectible packaging)

Best Buy Exclusive: 4-disc set with exclusive SteelBook packaging (Blu-ray 3D + two Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD + SteelBook packaging)

Walmart Exclusive: 3-disc set with exclusive K-2SO packaging and two Galactic Connexions trading discs (two Blu-ray + DVD + Digital HD + K-2SO packaging + two Galactic Connexions trading discs)"


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Big Bad Toy Store lists great new pre-order and in stock Items we like!
-- Posted by Tamer on Wednesday, February 22 2017
STAR WARS THE BLACK SERIES 40TH ANNIVERSARY
Celebrate 40 incredible years of Star Wars action and adventure with vintage Star Wars figures, featuring classic design and packaging! Since 1977, Star Wars has captured the hearts of millions with iconic characters, impressive vehicles, and a galaxy of stories that has passed the test of time over and over again.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=star%20wars%20black%2040th

NEW NECA
Neca presents new figures from DC Comics, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Aliens, Evil Dead, and Nightmare on Elm Street! Each item is a must-have for classic 80s and 90s movies and TV show fans.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=22987

DC COLLECTIBLES
Check out the latest upcoming items from Justice League, DC Bombshells, DC Designer series, DC Comics Icons and Batman Black And White.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/list.aspx?list=22980

BATMAN VS ALIEN
The first release in Neca’s Versus line comes from the 1997 Batman/Aliens comic book mini-series co-published by DC Comics and Dark Horse. This set includes two brand new comic book-based figures, both with over 30 points of articulation. Batman features a fabric cape, and the "Joker" Alien has a bendable tail. $47.99
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/product.aspx?product=NEC12955&mode=retail

ALIEN COVENANT FIGURES
From the upcoming Alien Covenant movie comes new articulated figures by Neca! A horrific creature and a chilling Xenomorph figure have been added to the 7-inch scale line, each featuring over 30 points of articulation including a bendable tail and a 6-piece creature accessory pack.
http://www.bigbadtoystore.com/bbts/search.aspx?search=alien%20covenant



Rezakai is back with new fan fiction!
-- Posted by Tamer on Wednesday, February 22 2017
"The blue hyperspace tunnel surrounding Lieutenant Klavine's A-Wing washed his control panels in a light blue hue. He had been familiar with seeing the blue streaking light since he started piloting. He often thought during these quiet moments about after the civil war was over, how he would return to his mother and explain what he had done and if his father would even stand to look at him or turn on him for being a traitor. Those bothering thoughts were often washed away like mud in a river when he entered hyperspace. Away from the politics of it all, he sat alone in the cockpit of his A-Wing awaiting the tunnel to dissipate and the blackness of space dotted with the stars of a tens of thousands of systems full his view."

That is just a taste folks!



Mandalore25 is back with some Sith Warriors!
-- Posted by Tamer on Wednesday, February 22 2017
"Falling behind again, I just get distracted, nearly forgot to vote next custom challenge even. Anyway, lets start with these SWTOR Sith Warriors. Going to make a small production of these to supply multiples for those interested, but it tops out at 5 of them. Would have liked to change the chest piece when character accuracy is very important to me, but the figure has a very odd shaped torso, I tried switching it with a few others, but they just didn't look right. On the bright side it cuts the material cost making them cheaper for those interested.

If anyone is interested they're listed here:"

They look pretty daggone sinister to me!



Sjefke sends word a new eBay Deal!
-- Posted by Tamer on Wednesday, February 22 2017
"They're incomplete because they don't have the signature cloaks, but everything else is there for 13 bucks. You never going to touch one at that price again."

Don't I know it. Click here to see the full offerings from the eBay Power Seller known as Sinodolls!



Ajunta Pall is back with a TCW Update...
-- Posted by Tamer on Wednesday, February 22 2017
"Since i had a witch of a day, here are some of my favorite witches of the clone wars the nightsisters. Hope you enjoy, Thanks for looking!

1) Mother Talzin
2)Asajj Ventress (V2 bounty hunter)
3) Mother of Asajj Ventress
4) Night sister
"

I like the look of these. That weapon on Talzin is fantastic!



Stan is back with a new update...
-- Posted by Tamer on Wednesday, February 22 2017
"Update the My'room. Use new striped fabric that has more stripe in it. Update with Ball joint elbows and new sculpted best. Now own to a few new ones. Stating work on the atonnika Sisters, Yarna, and some Imperial Officers."

He looks good to me!



Blizzard Force is back with new Vintage Rogue One work...
-- Posted by Tamer on Wednesday, February 22 2017
"Here's the next one, finally got around to do the Imperial Ground Crew. Really like this figure because of it's similarities as well as differences in comparison to the Imperial Gunner....and I think it's a cool concept."

I really do like the look of these!



HAN SOLO – SMUGGLER. SCOUNDREL. HERO. A NEW STAR WARS STORY BEGINS!
-- Posted by Tamer on Tuesday, February 21 2017
"Cameras are rolling on the adventure-filled past of the iconic scoundrel and everyone’s favorite Wookiee; principal photography on the untitled Han Solo Star Wars Story officially began February 20 at Pinewood Studios, London.

The movie will explore the duo’s adventures before the events of Star Wars: A New Hope, including their early encounters with that other card-playing rogue from a galaxy far, far away, Lando Calrissian.

Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are directors co-piloting the movie, with a cast that includes Alden Ehrenreich as Han Solo, Woody Harrelson, Emilia Clarke, Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian, Thandie Newton, and Phoebe Waller-Bridge, with Joonas Suotamo as Chewbacca."

Click here for the full story on the official site!



Hasbro sends their Toy Fair Star Wars 2017 Preview...
-- Posted by Tamer on Tuesday, February 21 2017
Heavily dominated by the six inch vintage line up these are sure to please. One thing to be aware of:

"Please note, the Star Wars Black Series 40th Anniversary R5-D4 figure is not an Entertainment Earth exclusive, it is a Game Stop exclusive."

Now you know! And can plan to get all these great Vintage Six Inch Figures. Feel free to share the images in all their high resolution glory!



Chris Gabbard shares on Facebook...
-- Posted by Tamer on Tuesday, February 21 2017
I like his Bo Katan! I like seeing new customs on Facebook too.



Its a good time to be a Transformers Fan!
-- Posted by Tamer on Monday, February 20 2017
Still no new PR Images other than what they have already shared on the SW Front, but wow just a ton of great looking new offerings are coming in the Transformers Line. Take a look!






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