<CENTER>Custom Figure News 10/30/01</CENTER> Pat and Jon from Blizzard-One Customs send us news that they've completed their latest custom. Head over to their site and check out the MOTS Kyle Katarn custom. Looks good guys. <CENTER>___________________________________ TIE-Bomber Update 10/30/01</CENTER> Rebel Scum has posted some news regarding the upcoming and eagerly anticipated TIE-Bomber. Apparently the rumor of this item being a shared exclusive between Toys 'R' Us and Wa-Mart is false. The Bomber will be an exclusive to Wal-Mart only. Also, the release has been pushed back from December to early 2002. <CENTER>___________________________________ R4-M9 Astromech Droid Confirmed! 10/30/01</CENTER> Our good buddy Pete over at The Private Universe has sent us notice that the cone head shaped astromech droid, R4-M9, is a confirmed release for the 3 3/4" line. When will he make an appearance? Most likely in early 2002. Click here for the article and a pic of the droid in question. Big thanks goes out to Pete for the info. <CENTER>___________________________________ StarconstruX.de 50th diorama! 10/30/01</CENTER> The german based customizing site www.StarcontruX.de celebrates their 50th diorama with a little contest that starts tomorrow, October 31st. The details they sent are as follows: "The prizes (Custom-rocketfiring Boba Fett, Tie-Interceptor, Luke in Bacta-tank and SW Priceguides) will be sent worldwide so everybody is invited to take part. The rules are really easy. We placed the photos of our "Starconstructoren" somewhere on one of the 50 diorama sites among the other pictures. Search and find them and send us a mail with the name of all 4 dioramas where we hide them to the following adress: Info@StarconstruX.de. Of course we need your name and adress and the country where you are living. The competition ends on the 21.11.2001. The winners will be notified on the 25.11.2001 on the StarconstruX-page." <CENTER>___________________________________ Deluxe Bacta Luke 10/30/01</CENTER> Ishi Tib comes through again with some pictures of the new "Deluxe Luke in Echo Base Bacta Tank". Click here to see more pictures. <CENTER></CENTER> <CENTER>___________________________________ ACPin updates again... 10/30/01</CENTER> ACPin has updated his Hoth series, here's what he has to say...... "Luke disabled the AT-AT using detonators and Rogue Squadron goes in for the kill. A simple diorama from the Hoth series. Also, this is the last day to join the giveaway that I've sponsored at Sandtroopers. The winner will be announced tomorrow!" So stop by and check it out, here. <CENTER>___________________________________ New Deluxe Darth Maul 10/29/01</CENTER> Ishi Tib sends in some pictures of the new Maul. Check out the forums to see the rest of them. Great Work! <CENTER></CENTER> <CENTER>___________________________________ A Very Wookiee Halloween 10/29/01</CENTER> Thanks to pumpkin artist Wookiee_Cookiee for sending in this picture. You can see more of her pumpkin creations here. <CENTER></CENTER> <CENTER>___________________________________ Pics at CSW 10/28/01</CENTER> Collect Star Wars have placed some great new shots of the upcoming FX-7 wave on their site. The wave consists of FX-7, Imperial Officer, Rebel Trooper, and Royal Decoy Amidala. Also, the Force Files are indeed a thing of the past. These figures should be making the rounds next month. <CENTER>___________________________________ Sidster needs you! 10/28/01</CENTER> Our buddy Sidster over at The Jawa needs your help. Here is what he needs.. "I am asking for your help guys... Yup, that is right... I need ANYONE that has ordered an Eopie within the last few weeks from either US OR UK to please send me an email telling me from whom it was purchased, and also it if has been received as of yet.... Send all emails to me here. This is extremely important and I hope to get as much help as possible..." If any of you have ordered an Eopie Beast Pack recently, please drop Sidster a line and give him the details. <CENTER>___________________________________ Bacta Luke 10/27/01</CENTER> Would you like a Bacta Tank Luke for free? All you have to do is go over to Sandtroopers.com and enter their latest giveaway. <CENTER>___________________________________ Star Wars Fan Mail halted 10/26/01</CENTER> Due to the recent heinous acts of anthrax being spread through the mail, Wizards Of The Coast has issued the following statement. "Due to recent tragic events surrounding the transmission of anthrax via mailed letters, the Star Wars Fan Club, Lucasfilm Ltd., and George Lucas have temporarily suspended fan mail service. Based on corporate security considerations, none of the above will be handling or answering miscellaneous fan mail, and all such mail will be disposed of upon receipt. Once there is no longer a material threat, we hope to reinstate the service and will make an announcement at that time. We apologize for any inconvenience this may cause and thank you for your continued support." You can read the full release by clicking here. Let's hope that the individuals who are responsible for these terrible acts are brought to justice immediately. <CENTER>___________________________________ New Images at Alderaan Online 10/26/01</CENTER> Our friends over at Alderaan Online wanted us to let you know that they have just added 23 new images from the deleted Waterfall scene in Episode I. This is a great site to find all kinds of great stuff, so swing by and check it out. <CENTER>___________________________________ E2 Assistant Director Article 01/26/01</CENTER> The official source for the Force, Star Wars, has a nice article with the Assistant Director for EPISODE 2: Attack Of The Clones, Mr. James McTeigue. In the article McTeigue discusses the day to day details of shooting the highly anticipated prequel-sequel. Be wary for potential spoilers for those who don't want any sort of E2 details. <CENTER>___________________________________ E2 Celebration Site 10/26/01</CENTER> The Star Wars Celebration 2 site is up and running. The site is not yet fully operational but there are a few areas that you can access. Regardless if you are going or not, I am sure that you will get a jolt of excitement by this. I can't believe that E2 is almost here! <CENTER>___________________________________ Jedi on the 2001 UK census 10/25/01</CENTER> Yes, it is official! The UK has added Jedi under the category of religion to the 2001 census. Very incredible. I can't wait to see how this plays out. You can discuss this in the forums by clicking here. Thanks to Graeme for the heads up. <CENTER>___________________________________ B-Wing Price Drop 10/25/01</CENTER> The reports are coming in from all over the country regarding the price drop of the Target exclusive B-Wing. The new price is $19.94 so if you still need one get out and head for the bullseye.