Forbidden Planet Unveils Star Wars Celebration Exclusives
Forbidden Planet have revealed the lineup of exclusive items they will have available at Star Wars Celebration Europe later this month.
Headlining the exclusives is the Star Wars: The Black Series 6-Inch Kylo Ren Pack from Hasbro. The official product description is as follows:
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 set will be available for £32.99 and can only be purchased at Star Wars Celebration Europe 2016. A special system is in place for convention-goers wishing to purchase this item. A pre-order ticket must be obtained from the registration area in Hall S7 of the Excel Centre. These tickets will be limited and will be available twice daily. The first time slot is 10:00-13:00 and the second time slot is 13:00-16:00. Tickets are restricted to one per attendee per day.
The Forbidden Planet booth will also be home to a Star Wars: The Black Series display that will feature ‘exciting new reveals’. Hasbro’s Director of Design for Star Wars, Steve Evans will be making an appearance at the booth on Saturday afternoon.
The store will also be selling an exclusive from Sideshow Collectibles – the Unpainted Prototype 1:6 Scale R2-D2 Figure. This will be available for £199.99 and will only be available for purchase at the convention itself.
Forbidden Planet will also have available an exclusive variant to Marvel’s Han Solo #1, with a cover by Chris Samnee (Black Widow, Daredevil). This cover is a limited edition of 3000 and will cost £4.99.
A special issue of Star Wars Insider will also be available with two exclusive covers to choose from: The Light Side, featuring Rey, and the Dark Side, featuring Kylo Ren. The issue will cost £7.00.
Forbidden Planet can be found at booth S1003 and will have a plethora of other Star Wars merchandise available across the weekend.
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