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

When the Walgreens exclusive was first announced in July, their online pre-sale sold out faster than you could turn on…


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

(Updated: December 2, 3:55pm PST) In addition to our evergreen holiday guide and our collectibles database of holiday ornaments, we…


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…


Holiday Presents for Boba Fett Fans

Tis the season for Boba Fett fans (and their friends, parents, lovers, and co-workers) to e-mail us to ask for…


Now Arriving: Mail-Away Boba

According to numerous reports via Twitter and the blogosphere, fans who collected proofs-of-purchase for the 2010 mail-away Boba Fett are…


Boba Fett Officially Unmasked In New Comic

As of September 29, 2010, the first canon appearance of the face of Boba Fett was published in Dark Horse’s…


Run Like an Intergalactic Bounty Hunter

Adidas has released pictures and the price for their Boba Fett-inspired shoe, called the ZX 800 in the Adidas Originals line.


Celebration V: Boba Fett Sightings

 

From costumes to collectibles, Boba Fett is abound at this year’s Star Wars Celebration, hosted in Orlando, Florida. Costumes Female…


New Adidas Line Includes Fett Sneakers, Jacket

The Fall/Winter 2010 line for Adidas is all about Star Wars. Sure, you could go with Han Solo in Carbonite,…


New Bounty: Pre-Order Mediacom Figures, Piggy Bank

Sideshow Collectibles is now accepting pre-orders for Medicom’s 12″ Boba Fett statue and 12″ Jango Fett statue online, part of…


Dark Horse Comics Previews “Blood Ties”

Boba Fett has been featured in at least 66 comics to date. Coming up August 25, 2010, will be the…


New Jodo Kast Figure Sneaks into K-Mart

Message board user gorkoracing over on Sandtroopers.com unearthed a new Jodo Kast action figure that will be a K-Mart exclusive….


Insider #117 Covers Young Boba

 

Star Wars Insider #117 is touting a table of contents with a small handful of Fett-related content: an interview with…


“Boba Fett will be appearing in the animated Clone Wars series”

From page 58 of ToyFare Magazine #153: “The 30th Anniversary of Empire Strikes Back, plus the revelation that Boba Fett…


New Slave I Lego Arriving Soon

 

As recently announced at Lego’s Toy Fair in February,  a new version of Boba Fett’s Slave I is set to…


Mail-Away Boba Fett Returns in 2010

 

In a press release from Hasbro, in step with the 30th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back, there will be…


Talking Boba Fett Helmet Announced

 

Shown at the UK Toy Expo, Hasbro will be releasing a kid-sized helmet with some canned sounds. “I’m Boba Fett,…


Bronze’d Boba Breaks Bank

 

Sideshow Collectibles, which has brought us some notable Boba Fett statues, has a new pre-order going for it’s bronze Boba…


“1,000 Collectibles” Explores Vintage Boba

 

Released back in October 2009, “Star Wars: 1,000 Collectibles: Memorabilia and Stories from a Galaxy Far, Far Away” is the…


New Stock of Old B&W Boba

 

StarWars.com posted an update about the fresh portfolio of black-and-white behind the scenes photos being sold by licensee Official Pix…


“Omnibus” Fett Comic Nothing New

Dark Horse Comics’ 12th installment of the Star Wars Omnibus collection is all about Boba. (To be clear, omnibus [n.]…


Ecko’s Boba Fett Line Continues

Just in time for the holidays, Gizmodo reports the new Star Wars watch line from Marc Ecko and Timex. Price…


Fatcat’s Kokeshi Boba Fett

 

Fatcat Studios (aka Jenny Brown) is selling a Kokeshi Boba Fett doll. “This is the bad guy we all love…


Karen Traviss: Goodbye to Star Wars, Boba Fett

When Karen Traviss announced on her blog last week that Star Wars 501st: Imperial Commando #2 would be her last…


Kubrick Fett Six-pack

 

They’re cute! And they’re coming in June. Special thanks to Miba, long-time member of BFFC, for finding this out.


SDCC 2009: Boba Fett (McQuarrie Concept) Mini Bust

Four months until the San Diego Comic Con 2009, but Mania.com has a first look gallery which includes a new…


New “Galactic Hunters” Trading Card Game

This is the latest of many trading card games that feature Boba Fett. From the press release: Galactic Hunters adds…


Retro Fett Comic Review: “Jawas of Doom”

“Of all the things I’ve lost, I miss my mind the most.” -Erma Bombeck Join Cujos’ journey as he reviews…


Retro Fett Comic Review: “Frozen World of Ota”

Join Cujos’ journey as he reviews all Boba-centric comics that dropped before “Star Wars Episode 2.” Forget the future because…


Boba Fett Wears Nike

Nike Skateboarding has a new Star Wars themed suede/leather shoe — also called Dunks — called The Boba Fett. The…


Retro Fett Comic Review: “Twin Engines of Destruction”

“True analysis is born out of enjoying the sound of ones own voice.” – Cujo Join Cujos’ journey as he…


Mandos to Return in Traviss’ “Imperial Commando”

 

From Commander Appo, member on our message boards: Karen Traviss has officially announced that she will write a 5th book…


Comic-Con 2008: First look at new Fett, Han Solo in Carbonite statue

 

WetaCollectors.com has posted pictures on their blog of the new Gentle Giant statue. Extra points for defying the “no photography”…


New Fett Action Figures in Stores Now

As all Star Wars fan should know by now, there is an upcoming Clone Wars animated movie coming to theaters…


McDonalds has Boba Fett toy for Clone Wars promotion

 

PresidentJuggernaut, member of The Boba Fett Fan Club’s message boards, reports that CollectingHQ.com has an image available online of a…


Sketch-a-Fett

 

The blog Cannibal Mermaid, a group of contributing artists, posted the results of its first group challenge. The challenge was…


Fett Be@rbrick with Pepsi Nex

 

Coming this July, Pepsi is teamed with Japan’s Suntoy Limited for the drink Nex, the latest contender in the zero…


Fett takes center stage on new Return of the Jedi poster

 

The 25th anniversary year of each original trilogy Star Wars film was marked by the release of a villain style…


Boba Fett in Wired Magazine story on upcoming movie Fanboys

As many Star Wars fans may know by now, Fanboys is an upcoming film giving homage to the Star Wars…


Fett Figures Flood Stores

 

Fett fans are overjoyed at the recent flood of Boba and Jango Fett figures from Hasbro that have shown up…


Toy Fair 2008: Two Old-School Mandalorians

 

Tobbi Dala and Fenn Shysa were the original Mandalorians, appearing in several comics — including Marvel Star Wars #68 and…


Sharpy’s Boba Fett Roundup

 

Sharpy reviews the busy month of January: Mighty Muggs, Funko 12″ Bobble Bank, Hasbro Comic Pack and Betrayal on Bespin,…


Fett covers Insider #99

 

Subscribers of the Official Star Wars Fan Club can expect Boba Fett in the mail as early as January 15th,…


Boba Fett’s Soul Patch (on a USB Flash Drive)

 

We first covered this back in October, but now the web is abuzz with news about the Mimobot’s new Star…


Japan’s new Boba Fett statue announced, pictured

 

Kotobukiya, in a press release today, shared details on the new ARTFX series in 2008 that includes Dengar, 4-LOM, Zuckuss,…


“Sarlacc Goo” Fett only at Wal-Mart

Issue #81 of Marvel Comics’ Star Wars had Boba Fett escape the Sarlacc Pit. 23 years later, the comic is…


“True Colors” of Fett, Clone Troopers at bookstores

 

The third book in the Republic Commando series, based on the LucasArts video game, is Karen Traviss’ latest take on…


Comic Con 2007 report

 

Well, the San Diego Comic Con is over and a great time was had by all. If you’ve been keeping…


Mandalorian figures invade Entertainment Earth

“The Mandalorians are coming!” Those were the first words we heard back in May, when the boards came alive with…


Boba Hoodie from Marc Ecko

Fashion designer Marc Ecko, behind “the world-famous Rhino brand,” announced a series of officially-licensed Star Wars limited edition apparel, which…


Yoda stamps competition, Fett robbed

Despite a supportive community attempt from this site, Yoda won the online contest from the United States Postal Service for…


ROTJ Fett in 400% Scale

 

The limited edition Jedi version of the Kubrick Boba Fett figure is available through March 5 on the MedicomToy web…


Holiday Sale: Code 3 Slave I

 

EntertainmentEarth.com (a respected BFFC affiliate) is having a sale today. The Code 3 Slave I statue is 66%-off their regular…


$50,000 and Up

 

Recently, Variety spoke with the “toy industry’s Merrill Lynch,” Tom Derby, owner of Collectible Investment Brokerage in Norcross, Georgia. Two…


Jedi vs. Mandalorian in KOTOR #8

 

If you’ve seen our message boards, of today and our archive since 2001, the subject of the Knights of the…


Review of A Practical Man

 

Ursula, a four-star regular poster to the BFFC message board, breaks down Traviss’ new e-novella all about Boba Fett. A…


No “Demise of Boba Fett”

What they were thinking? Wouldn’t we like to know. A new action figure set slated for October originally tagged “Demise…


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