Earlier this week we reported on some possible Hasbro Toy Fair Star Wars releases. While at that time they were rumors that has changed with Hasbro’s Toy Fair New York Star Wars reveals today. Even tough Hasbro’s big focus was mainly on The Empire Strikes Back 40th anniversary there were a few other announcements that got fans excited.
Hasbro’s The Retro Collection
The retro collection is back and with figures you wont be disappointed in. Fist off they will be releasing a Hoth Ice Planet Adventure game. This game will also include a Luke Snowspeeder pilot retro figure.
To round out this Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back wave Hasbro will also release six individual figures on the retro Kenner backs. Those figures will include:
- Luke Skywalker
- Hoth Han Solo
- Hoth Leia
- Boba Fett
Vintage Collection Slave 1
Hasbro has went back to release a old favorite. The Vintage collection Slave 1. They decided to redo this ship so it would be able to be displayed standing up. And with it being displayed like that you will also be able to notice the amazing details that they did for the whole ship. Slave 1 will also include a Han Solo in carbonite figure.
Empire Strikes Back 40th Anniversary Black Series Figures
Most have already seen them but Hasbro is also giving us the Empire Strikes Back 40th Anniversary Black Series collection. This collection will also have a new Deluxe Figure and Ship. This wave includes:
- Luke Snowspeeder Outfit
- Tie Fighter Pilot
- Lando Calrissian
- Hoth Rebel Soldier
- Bespin Han Solo
- At-At Driver
- Probe Droid Deluxe Figure
- Snowspeeder with Dak Figure
Darth Revan Hasbro’s Force FX Elite Lighsbaer
Here is Hasbro’s announcement:
In the Star Wars lore, Darth Revan’s journey from Sith to Jedi is evidenced by the color of his lightsaber blade! As a Sith Lord Revan wields the familiar red-bladed lightsaber, but as a redeemed Jedi Knight he brandishes a lightsaber with a purple blade!
- Combining advanced LEDs and video game-inspired sound effects, the Force FX Elite Lightsaber is most realistic Force FX Lightsaber yet
- The real metal hilt features design and deco based on Darth Revan’s iconic lightsaber featured in the Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic video game
- Press buttons on the hilt to activate sound effects, progressive ignition, blaster deflection effect, wall-cutting effect, and purple-to-red color-changing blade effect
- Proudly display this lightsaber on the included stand, with or without the removeable blades, and show off the included removable kyber crystal
- Look for other Star Wars The Black Series premium roleplay items such as Force FX lightsabers and helmets (Sold separately. Subject to availability.)
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Are you excited about Hasbro’s Star Wars lineup. You can see these and more reveals by going to hasbropulse.com where they are also available for pre-order.
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