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Gentle Giant's Jango Fett Classic Bust Captures Best of Prequels

At a time when Disney appears to be ignoring the prequels, Gentle Giant bucks that trend by releasing Jango Fett...


Fan Reviews of "Added Muscle"

Last month we learned Boba Fett would be included in "From A Certain Point of View," a book celebrating the...


2017 "Force Friday" Checklist of Boba Fett Merch

The year's "Force Friday" has three Boba Fett items unique to the marketing event that can be found in stores...


Spencer's New Star Wars Collection Includes Boba Fett

Admittedly, Spencer's isn’t the first retailer that comes to mind when I think of Star Wars apparel and merchandise. As...


SDCC 2017: Interview with Brandon Alinger (Prop Store)

We spoke with Brandon Alinger, the author of "Star Wars Costumes: The Original Trilogy" (2014), about his discoveries with Boba...


SDCC 2017: ANOVOS "Jedi" Boba Fett and "Arena" Jango Fett Jetpacks Revealed

Gentle Giant may or may not have revealed an upcoming Boba Fett figure.


SDCC 2017: Gentle Giant Booth

Gentle Giant may or may not have revealed an upcoming Boba Fett figure.


SDCC 2017: Hasbro's Boba Fett and Han Solo 2-Pack

Hasbro has their upcoming Boba Fett and Han Solo two-pack on display.


SDCC 2017: Convention Exclusive Boba Fett Socks by Stance

Stance, who makes three pairs of Boba Fett socks, has an SDCC exclusive that's available today only!


SDCC 2017: Sixth Scale "Holiday Special" Boba Fett by Hot Toys

Sideshow Collectibles has a Hot Toys 1/6 Scale "Holiday Special" Boba Fett re-paint on display!


SDCC 2017: First Look at Sideshow's "Jedi" Boba Fett Bust

Sideshow brought a display prototype of their upcoming "Jedi" Boba Fett bust!


Where to Get the Nendoroid Boba Fett

While the colors are not screen accurate, Nendoroid's "Empire" Boba Fett figure is starting to become available. Because the Chibi...


Star Wars Day 2017: Guide for Boba Fett Fans

This year's Star Wars Day (May 4) has only a few Boba Fett collectibles on sale or newly available. Nevertheless,...


Toy Fair 2017: New Boba Fett / Han Solo 2-Pack Figures

Also at Toy Fair 2017 today, twiswcast (Twitter) shared some great photos of a new Boba Fett action figure on...


Toy Fair 2017: New 3.75" Black Series Prototype Boba Fett

Live from Toy Fair 2017 today, our friends at Jedi Temple Archives broke the news that a new Hasbro Black...


"Star Wars Night" Boba Fett Jersey for Omaha Storm Chasers

The Omaha Storm Chasers, a Minor League Baseball team for the Kansas City Royals, just announced a special Boba Fett...


New Attakus Fetts Coming in 2017

 

Attakus, who recently re-released smaller scale versions of their Boba Fett and Jango Fett figures, have announced more Fetts this...


How to Get a "Legendary" Boba Fett Card or Two in "Star Wars: Force Arena" for Free

The latest Star Wars mobile game for iOS and Android starts you off with four "legendary" character cards. Here are...


2016 Black Friday / Cyber Monday Star Wars Sales Featuring Boba Fett

Here's our third annual Black Friday / Cyber Monday sale breakdown, focusing on Boba Fett. Note that our guide here...


New Boba Fett Watch and Accessories by Nixon

Following up from their popular Boba Fett watches and other apparel in 2015, Nixon released a new line today. 51-SW...


2016 "Force Friday" ("Go Rogue") Checklist of Boba Fett Merch

The latest annual "Force Friday" merchandising stunt -- this time called "Go Rogue" -- begins at the minute Thursday night...


Review of GameStop's Gentle Giant Boba Fett Mini Bust Statue

I wasn’t going to buy GameStop's Gentle Giant Boba Fett Mini Bust Statue at first. Mostly because it was ROTJ....


Guide to the Vectis Auctions "Museum Sale" for Boba Fett Fans

Starting at 10:30am in the U.K., Vectis Auctions is running their "Star Wars: The Museum Sale," which features tons of...


Disney Infinity is Discontinued

According to an official statement posted moments ago on an official Disney blog, Disney Infinity has been discontinued. The Disney...


Star Wars Day 2016: Guide for Boba Fett Fans

Star Wars Day (May 4) has an unusually high amount of Boba Fett collectible releases this year, even though he's...


Finally, An Individual Release Date for Disney Infinity 3.0 Boba Fett

This March 15th, you'll be able to find individual Disney Infinity 3.0 Boba Fett figures in stores in North America...


Is That Boba Fett's Slave I Pictured on a LEGO "Rogue One" Backdrop at Toy Fair?

NOTE: Please see our Fett Fact Check for up-to-date fact versus fiction on this subject. Spotted moments ago on Twitter:...


Review of Disney's Elite Series Boba Fett

So there’s two parts to this. First, my critique of the Disney Store, and second my review of the figure....


2015 Black Friday / Cyber Monday Star Wars Sales Featuring Boba Fett

This is our annual Star Wars Black Friday / Cyber Monday sale breakdown, focusing on Boba Fett whenever relevant. If...


Preview of New Boba Fett Watches and Accessories by Nixon

UPDATED 11/20: All items are now available. Some of the designs changed slightly from the catalog. Here are the final...


"Force Friday" Checklist, Including Boba Fett Merch

In collaboration with a network of other Star Wars fan sites -- Yakface, Jedi News, Jedi Temple Archives, Star Wars...


Teaser for Bandai's New Boba Fett and Slave I Models

[UPDATE 8/23: According to Dengeki.net, who has photos of the labels, Slave I will go for 4,104 Yen. Boba Fett...


Insight on Hasbro's "The Force Awakens" Boba Fett Figure with "Armor Up" Accessory

In advance of "Star Wars Friday," which is September 4, all of the upcoming Hasbro "The Force Awakens" figures accidentally...


Where to Get the Tamashii Nations "Movie Realization" Boba Fett as Ronin

With shops allowed to take pre-orders starting today, the new Tamashii Nations "Movie Realization" Boba Fett as Ronin is a...


Exclusive Announcement: Funko Boba Fett (Prototype) Coming to Walgreens

You're seeing it here first: Funko's upcoming Boba Fett (Prototype), a Walgreens exclusive, which will be in stores this September!...


SDCC 2015: Sideshow's McQuarrie Boba Fett Concept Statue

First announced (and shown in sketch form) at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim, Sideshow Collectibles announced yesterday on social media that...


SDCC 2015: New Oversized Boba Fett Art from Topps

Announced earlier today on the official Topps Star Wars page on Facebook is an exclusive, oversized Boba Fett card. It's...


SDCC 2015: Gentle Giant's Boba Fett Prototype Mini Bust

Just announced on the official Star Wars website is their second San Diego Comic Con 2015 exclusive, a Boba Fett...


SDCC 2015: JAKKS Pacific's First Appearance Boba Fett Figure

First announced and shown at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim, JAKKS Pacific announced today the price and details for their upcoming...


SDCC 2015: Gentle Giant's Boba Fett Droids Jumbo Figure

Just announced on the Gentle Giant website is their San Diego Comic Con 2015 exclusive, a Boba Fett Droids Jumbo...


Boba Fett Appears in "Dark Disciple"

"Dark Disciple," a new novel coming July 7th by Christie Golden, has a Boba Fett cameo. He shows up beginning...


Where to Get The "Star Wars Weekends" Boba Fett Poster This Weekend

There's an exclusive Boba Fett poster for Star Wars Weekends 2015, one of several that are free to Disney World's...


New Adidas "mi ZX FLUX" Boba Fett Shoes

Part of the Adidas Originals line called "mi ZX FLUX" has a choose-your-own-design feature, along with several pre-made Boba Fett...


Upcoming Bounty: Hallmark, Spencers, and WeLoveFine

Here's the lowdown on three officially licensed shops with Boba Fett merch coming out very soon. Hallmark According to their...


Spotted: New Play Arts Kai Boba Fett

Spotted by the Boba Fett Fan Club this morning on Instagram, here are newly released promotional photos of the Play...


Where to Get the Kaiyodo Revo (Revoltech) Boba Fett

Due to be released May 23, 2015, the new Revo (Revoltech) Boba Fett made by Kaiyodo is turning heads left...


Guide to All the Darth Vader #1 Variant Covers Featuring Boba Fett

Boba Fett didn't even appear in Marvel's new Star Wars #1 -- which featured countless variant covers -- but he...


Upcoming Bounty: Sideshow Collectibles Premium Format Boba Fett

Upcoming Bounty is a series of editorial posts about newly released and/or newly announced Boba Fett collectibles, giving you the...


Spotted: LEGO UCS Slave I Available Earlier Than Expected

[UPDATE 12/29 4pm PST: We can also confirm the set is being sold ahead of schedule at LEGO stores, one...


Upcoming Bounty: LEGO Slave I

Upcoming Bounty is a series of editorial posts about newly released and/or newly announced Boba Fett collectibles, giving you the...


Guide to All the Star Wars #1 Variant Covers Featuring Boba Fett

[Updated May 17, 2015: Just when you thought all the covers for the first issue were out and about, there's...


Upcoming Bounty: Hot Toys Boba Fett

Upcoming Bounty is a series of editorial posts about newly released and/or newly announced Boba Fett collectibles, giving you the...


2014 Black Friday / Cyber Monday Star Wars Sales Featuring Boba Fett

[See our 2015 Black Friday guide!] [Updated 11/28 6:00pm to include Acme Archives! Updated 11/28 12:05am to include Wild Bangarang!...


"Holiday Special" Vinylmation Boba Fett is Coming November 21st

The latest Vinylmation Boba Fett to be released by Disney will be the Holiday Special re-paint. It's set for November...


Where the Black Series "Prototype" Fett is Showing Up Way Ahead of Schedule

[UPDATE 10/23/2014: Several collectible fan sites are reporting that the online pre-orders are starting to ship. Also this month, a...


Exclusive Interview: Making of the Sideshow Collectibles Life-Size Boba Fett Statue

It has been eighteen years since Don Post released a life-size replica of Boba Fett, but now there is a...


"The Bounty Hunter Code" Author Event This Weekend

The Bounty Hunter Code -- first released in 2013 as a box set and now as an individual (and less...


How the New Vinylmation Boba Fetts Sold Out So Quickly

July 4th marked the debut of the new Vinylmation Boba Fetts: one "Empire" and one "Prototype." They were to be...


Walgreens Exclusive "Prototype" Boba Fett Black Series Officially Confirmed

The Official Star Wars website confirmed today that the rumored Walgreens exclusive "Prototype" Black Series Boba Fett is indeed coming...


May The 4th Sales: Boba Fett Deals at LEGO, Dark Horse, Google, and Amazon

Updated 5/4 1am PST: JOE CORRONEY 30% off all items at his online store, which includes "The Slave Princess" and...


"Black Series" Boba Fett Re-Issued in Wave 4

Thanks to rock-star reporter Adam Pawlus over at Entertainment Earth, we just found out that the latest "wave" of Star...


Review of Sideshow Collectibles' Sixth Scale Boba Fett in Prototype Armor

I have a love/hate relationship with Sideshow. Their customer service is top notch, their promotional material makes everything drool worthy,...


Where To Find the Black Series Boba Fett

Updated March 28, 2014 with more stores! After the San Diego Comic Con exclusive release, the regular Black Series Boba...


Retrospective on Boba Fett in Vintage Marvel Comics

Moments ago, Marvel announced it will be handling all Star Wars comics and graphic novels as of 2015. This returns...


Boba Fett's 2013 Year In Review

It’s been a busy year for Boba Fett collectors. Two-thousand thirteen was swamped with comic book cameos, convention exclusives, mobile...


Everything You Need to Know About the "Holiday Special" Boba Fett in "Tiny Death Star"

As part of the latest game update to Star Wars: Tiny Death Star, which introduces Probe Droids (aka Imperial Decorator...


Latest Saga Legends Boba Fett Hits Market

The latest Boba Fett in Hasbro's Saga Legends series is their third release, which sports very different packaging along with...


2013 Holiday Sales Featuring Boba Fett

(UPDATE: This article is from 2013. See our always up-to-date Boba Fett holiday guide, maintained each year with the latest...


Boba Fett Black Series 6-Inch Showing Up In Stores

When the new line of 6-inch Black Series figures was announced last year, it grabbed my interest. I’ve been eager...


Halloween: McDonalds Bucket Features Boba Fett Angry Bird

Ask for the green one. It's one of three Angry Birds Star Wars buckets includes a Boba Fett bird-ified sticker....


Boba Fett Loses Prey In "Star Wars" #10

Note: The following article contains SPOILERS to “Star Wars” #10. If you’ve followed my reviews of “Star Wars: In the...


Missed Opportunity For Action In "Star Wars" #9

Note: The following blog entry contains SPOILERS to “Star Wars” #9. We’re now nine issues deep into the first story...


Has Boba Fett Caught His Prey In "Star Wars" #8?

Note: The following article contains SPOILERS. In “Star Wars” #8 we finally get more than just a handful of panels...


"Star Wars" #7 Continues Cat-and-Mouse Trope

Note: The following contains SPOILERS to Star Wars #7 Over the past months, Dark Horse has delivered an Original Trilogy...


Remembering Boba Fett's Prototype Armor

Abuzz all over the web is the revisit to the 1978 film reel that was a screen test for Boba...


Conventions This July: Many Exclusive Bobas

Two big conventions are coming up in July, both now featuring Boba Fett collectibles, actors, and events in ways we...


Boba Fett And Bossk Partner in "Star Wars" #5

Note: This post contains SPOILERS to "Star Wars" #5 The last time we saw Boba Fett he had tracked the...


"Vader's Little Princess" And Uncle Boba?

Last month, children’s book illustrator Jeffrey Brown followed up his bestseller Darth Vader and Son with another instant hit, Vader’s...


Boba Fett Mystery Bags Hit U.S. Toy Aisles

Earlier this year Hasbro gave a first look at the characters being introduced in Series 2 of Angry Birds Star...


Boba Fett with Carbonite Han is SDCC Exclusive Figure

Announced today, Hasbro's booth at the 2013 San Diego Comic Con will be selling a $45 exclusive Boba Fett with...


Sneakerhead Treatment for Boba Fett

Freehand Profit, an artist/illustrator/designer based in Los Angeles, used two Nike "Boba Fett" shoes to make a very creative Boba...


Boba Fett BBQ: His and Her Aprons on Etsy

Haute Mess Threads, a shop out of Picayune, Mississippi, calls herself the unofficial "lady gaga of aprons." Ninja Turtles' Krang,...


New Wave Of Fighter Pods Introduces Slave I

The last few months have been disappointing for Star Wars fans. We’ve seen The Clone Wars and release of prequel...


As Predicted, Boba Fett Mission Preview for Angry Birds

As BFFC posted back in November, revealed today on angrybirdsnest.com today are some speculation and a screenshot via the Sandbox...


Stunning Finale for "Agent of the Empire: Hard Targets"

We were brought full circle in “Agent of the Empire: Hard Targets” #5, finally learning what prompted the fight between...


Star Wars Pinball's Boba Fett Table

Coming out very soon for multiple console and mobile devices is the first batch of official Star Wars pinball games,...


How 2013 is Going To Be a Big Year for Fett

Last year was a renaissance for Star Wars, once again moving to the forefront of popular culture. Collectors saw plenty...


Preview of Star Wars #2 Reveals Boba, Han and Chewie

Entertainment Weekly's Adam B. Vary posted an exclusive 4-page preview of the upcoming Star Wars #2 comic from Dark Horse....


Review of "Agent of the Empire: Hard Targets #1"

“Agent of the Empire” is a fresh approach to the Star Wars Expanded Universe that combines the traditional space opera...


Boba Fett Covers Entertainment Weekly

With the cover announced in advance on the magazine's EW.com portal, expect to see Boba Fett in print as well...


"Mythos" Statuette Up for Pre-Order

Sideshow Collectibles announced the pre-order for their new Boba Fett Mythos statue. The figure -- 19" H (26.0" H with...


Sideshow Previews New Life-Size Figure

Sideshow Collectibles recently posted a preview picture of their upcoming Boba Fett Life-Size Figure, featuring the Empire fatigue. "If you...


Celebration VI: Exclusive Boba Fett Prints

Star Wars Celebration VI, the convention coming this August 23-26 in Orlando, Florida, will feature at least two exclusive prints...


Debut of the "Boba Fett is Dead" Comic Series

This week was the debut of the new Star Wars: Blood Ties 4-part series called "Boba Fett is Dead." The...


No Bunny Slopes for Boba

Burton, maker of snowboards, announced a new line of Star Wars 'boards, including one featuring Boba Fett and Slave I....


Dark Horse Announces "Fett is Dead," Sequel to "Blood Ties"

IGN reports from the New York Comic Con Retailer's Breakfast today: Another significant announcement involved the er-popular Boba Fett. Writer...


"Prototype Armor" Figure Now Arriving

You've got until March 31, 2012 to collect and save the UPC codes of any 5 figures to receive another...


Imperial Wallpaper

Toy/art/design company, Super 7, is selling officially-licensed "Imperial Forces" wallpaper. The hand-screened, flocked/textured paper features portraits of Darth Vader, Boba...


Boba's Back of "Ascension"

Coming this August from Del Rey Books, "Ascension" is the 8th book in the Fate of the Jedi series. This...


Poster Reimagines Original Star Wars Trilogy

Mondo, an online shop based in Austin, Texas, is selling a 400-edition print by designer Olly Moss that re-imagines Bespin's...


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Upcoming Saga and Story Films

  • Star Wars: Episode VIII – The Last Jedi by Rian Johnson (writer and director) to be released December 15, 2017
  • Solo: A Star Wars Story by Ron Howard (current director) and Lawrence Kasdan and Jon Kasdan (writers, each confirmed by starwars.com on July 7, 2015); Christopher Miller and Phil Lord (original directors) were fired during production; to be released May 25, 2018
  • Star Wars: Episode IX by J.J. Abrams (confirmed September 2017); replacing Colin Trevorrow (director) who was fired, including Jack Thorne (writer); originally set for a May 24, 2019 release, it’s now confirmed for December 20, 2019
  • Star Wars Story Film #3 has no protagonist and no director (after Josh Trank was fired); Simon Kinberg (unconfirmed writer) may still be attached or involved; no release date announced

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