By: Dominic Jones
UPDATE: Hasbro has informed us that the Kylo Ren figure will be available at both Star Wars Celebration and San Diego Comic Con, as well as Fan Expo Canada in Toronto this September! The figure can be purchased at the Forbidden Planet Booth #S1003 at Celebration, and at booth #3329 (The Hasbro booth) at Comic Con. (No word yet on where it can be picked up at Fan Expo).
The two biggest conventions for Star Wars fans are coming up this month and today Hasbro announced that they will be selling exclusive Star Wars action figures at both! The toy company announced they would be selling an exclusive helmetless Kylo Ren at Star Wars Celebration in London (July 15th-17th) and a Old Ben action figure at San Diego Comic Con (July 20th-24th). Both figures are 6" scale and part of the Black Series line of figures. The Kylo Ren, which will cost $34.99, also comes with a burnt Darth Vader helmet and a First Order banner, while the Old Ben, which will cost $44.99 comes with a table from his hut on Tatooine and a mini-Princess Leia hologram. Check out images of the figures below,
Hasbro also released official description for the figures. Check them out below,
STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-Inch Kylo Ren Pack
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $34.99/Available in the Forbidden Planet Booth #S1003 at Star Wars Celebration 2016)
Reveal the power of the dark side with this collectible 6-inch scale figure of Kylo Ren without his mask! Fans can relive the First Order commander’s most pivotal moments from STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS with accessories such as Darth Vader’s helmet and a First Order banner and stand. THE BLACK SERIES Pack features a highly articulated and exceptionally detailed Kylo Ren BLACK SERIES figure, as well as the villain’s iconic lightsaber, lightsaber hilt, and helmet. Includes 1 figure and 6 accessories. The STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-Inch Kylo Ren Pack will be for sale at Star Wars Celebration 2016 in the Forbidden Planet booth #S1003.
STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-Inch Obi-Wan Kenobi Pack
(Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $44.99/Available at Booth #3329 at Comic-Con International in San Diego)
Recreate the noble journey of the great Jedi Master with the highly collectible Obi-Wan Kenobi Pack. Featuring authentic, movie-accurate detail, this elite 6-inch scale Obi-Wan Kenobi figure comes equipped with Jedi robe, 2 lightsabers, an electronic light-up table, and Princess Leia hologram delivering a vital message. Includes 1 figure with multiple points of articulation and 5 accessories. The STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-Inch Obi-Wan Kenobi Pack will be for sale at San Diego Comic-Con 2016. Following the convention, a limited number will be available on HasbroToyShop.com. Canadian fans can also purchase the figure set during Fan Expo Canada in September.
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