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A Look Back At Collecting SW Figures In 2020

A Look Back At Collecting SW Figures In 2020

December 31, 2020

Happy New Year and welcome back to another episode of JBT! On this episode Criz Bee takes a look back at how collecting Star Wars action figures has changed in 2020, from the way Hasbro releases information to the way we pre-order and purchase figures. The episode also features the Jedi Business Community TOP 5 figures for The Vintage Collection and The Black Series action figure lines, along with a look ahead into 2021 and even 2024 and beyond. Make sure to subscribe and leave a review on iTunes please. 

00:00 - 02:18 Intro
02:18 - 04:24 How has collecting changed in 2020?
04:24 - 06:07 Hasbro's rollout of news has changed
06:07 - 07:55 Figures now stay in rotation
07:55 - 08:17 What's the point of having Black Series Archive line?
08:17 - 09:40 Exclusives being sold on specific days/times across different retailers
09:40 - 12:00 Hasbro testing waters with their own exclusives
12:00 - 15:31 S.T.A.R.S. and empty shelves
15:31 - 20:30 TBS - The 40th Anniversary Of The Empire Strikes Back
20:30 - 27:27 TVC - The 40th Anniversary Of The Empire Strikes Back
27:27 - 30:05 RETRO - The 40th Anniversary Of The Empire Strikes Back
30:05 - 34:30 2020's TOP 5 TBS and TVC figures as voted for by the community
34:30 - 36:58 2020's HasLab Razor Crest
36:58 - 40:50 2020's Galaxy's Edge Promotion @ Target
40:50 - 47:09 Thoughts on Mando's second season
47:09 - 51:45 Disney's Shareholder Presentation and collecting figures post 2023
51:45 - 54:34 Good-bye Darth Vader and Boba Fett
54:34 - 58:09 When will we get more news? Thank you and Happy New Year!

Mando Monday Summary And Other News
Razor Crest Tier 3, Gaming Greats, Celebrate The Saga

Razor Crest Tier 3, Gaming Greats, Celebrate The Saga

October 13, 2020

This episode of JBT covers tier 3 for the HasLab Star Wars: The Vintage Collection Razor Crest, the Hasbro livestream about the Razor Crest, the Carbon Freezing Chamber playset, Star Wars The Black Series Gaming Greats, the Bandai Meisho Movie Realization Mandalorian and the 3 3/4" Celebrate The Saga multipacks. 

 

D23  Cancelled, Razor Crest Tier 2,  More S.H. Figuarts News

D23 Cancelled, Razor Crest Tier 2, More S.H. Figuarts News

September 29, 2020

This episode of JBT covers the Razor Crest HasLab project and tier 2, the cancellation of D23, the SH Figuarts Armorer and Heavy Infantry Mandalorian along with other Star Wars action figure news. Make sure to subscribe through your favorite podcast app such as Apple Podcasts, Spotify, Amazon Music, Google Play Music, Podbean, Stitcher, iHeartRadio, tuneIn and more. 

HasLab Razor Crest And Hasbro Pulse Con Announcements

HasLab Razor Crest And Hasbro Pulse Con Announcements

September 25, 2020

This episode is all about announcements for The Black Series and The Vintage Collection which came out of Hasbro Pulse Con 2020, which included the HasLab Vintage Collection Razor Crest!

Black Series Credit Collection, TVC Goes Carbonite, Hasbro Pulse Con

Black Series Credit Collection, TVC Goes Carbonite, Hasbro Pulse Con

September 21, 2020

This episode covers the Black Series Credit Collection, the Vintage Collection Carbonized figures and the schedule for Hasbro Pulse Con. It also features a look at the new Darth Revan Force FX Elite lightsaber, the pre-order experience for the TBS Credit Collection and some thoughts about the overwhelming amount of repacks. Listen now and subscribe!

 

Galaxy’s Edge @ Target, Hasbro Pulse Con, Cad Bane And Re-Releases

Galaxy’s Edge @ Target, Hasbro Pulse Con, Cad Bane And Re-Releases

September 4, 2020

This episode of JBT covers the Target in-store Galaxy's Edge promotion, the announcement of Hasbro Pulse Co, the European convention exclusive Cad Bane and a number of re-releases from Star Wars The Black Series and Star Wars The Vintage Collection. 

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Discussed Black Series Site Sections on JediBusiness.com

43 Announced 3.75″ Figures - 5POA Is Back - Black Series News

43 Announced 3.75″ Figures - 5POA Is Back - Black Series News

August 21, 2020

This episode of JBT is about Hasbro's live stream reveal from this morning where they announced 43 3.75" figures to be released in the next 4 to 8 weeks. It also covers the Star Wars Black Series news and the Galaxy's Edge initiative at Target and Disney Stores. The show also covers the latest store reports and gives you an overview of updates on JediBusiness.com. 

 

Black Series AOTC Wave Review, Store Reports, Mission Fleet!

Black Series AOTC Wave Review, Store Reports, Mission Fleet!

August 10, 2020

Join Criz Bee on this episode of JBT for a look at the latest Black Series AOTC wave with Plo Koon, Kit Fisto, Anakin Skywalker, Obi-Wan Kenobi and the Geonosis Battle Droid. Other topics include the new Disney Droid Factory astromech droid BB-BOO20 and the Black Series Carbonized Darth Vader figure, along with store reports! Listen now and subscribe to not miss a show!

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Exclusive Galaxy’s Edge Action Figures Coming To Target

Exclusive Galaxy’s Edge Action Figures Coming To Target

July 21, 2020

This episode of JBT - Jedi Business Talk covers the reveals from this morning on the StarWars.com website, which included the Black Series Captain Cardinal figure, The Black Series DJ R-3X figure and the Vintage Collection Millennium Falcon vehicle with Chewbacca, Porgs and Hondo Ohnaka.

 

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