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Bring balance with the Force! Tips for posing the Sixth Scale Scout Trooper and Speeder Bike

Bring balance with the Force! Tips for posing the Sixth Scale Scout Trooper and Speeder Bike

In this episode of How to be a Poser, Terry demonstrates methods for maintaining balance while posing the Sixth Scale Scout Trooper on the Speeder Bike, with pro tips for achieving an impressive action-packed display.


September 4, 2015   Star Wars Scout Trooper Speeder Bike How To Video

10 toys from Star Wars: The Force Awakens your inner child will not let you live without

10 toys from Star Wars: The Force Awakens your inner child will not let you live without

It’s Force Friday and as adults with disposable incomes, it’s time to go shopping! Here are 10 Star Wars: The Force Awakens must-haves to put on your list. Miss out and your inner child will never forgive you.


September 4, 2015   Star Wars Hot Toys The Force Awakens

Hot Toys unveils their first figures from Star Wars The Force Awakens – Kylo Ren and First Order Stormtroopers

Hot Toys unveils their first figures from Star Wars The Force Awakens – Kylo Ren and First Order Stormtroopers

To kick off a long-awaited collection on Force Friday, Sideshow is excited to present the first Hot Toys figures from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Get a sneak peek at these new offerings – pre-orders begin tonight at 12:01am PT!


September 3, 2015   Star Wars Stormtroopers Hot Toys The Force Awakens

Countdown to Star Wars Force Friday

Countdown to Star Wars Force Friday

There has been an awakening…have you felt it? Join us at midnight for the launch of exciting new collectibles from Star Wars: The Force Awakens!


September 3, 2015   Star Wars

Three generations of Star Wars fans “Share the Force” and memories of growing up in a galaxy far, far away

Three generations of Star Wars fans “Share the Force” and memories of growing up in a galaxy far, far away

Since 1977, we’ve all shared one thing… the Force! As we countdown to a whole new world of Star Wars toys on Force Friday, find your place in the galaxy of memories.


September 2, 2015   Star Wars The Force Awakens

Star Wars Concept Artist Series –  Ralph McQuarrie Stormtrooper Statue

Star Wars Concept Artist Series –  Ralph McQuarrie Stormtrooper Statue

Inspired by Ralph McQuarrie’s pre-production artwork for Star Wars: A New Hope, Sideshow is proud to present the Stormtrooper Statue! Pre-orders begin this Thursday, September 3rd.


September 2, 2015   Star Wars Stormtrooper Ralph McQuarrie

Godzilla Statue video sneak peek and giveaway

Godzilla Statue video sneak peek and giveaway

Following in the footsteps of our enormous 24″ Godzilla Maquette, Sideshow is proud to present the 14″ Godzilla Statue. Get a closer look in this video teaser, and enter for a chance to win one for your collection!


September 1, 2015   Godzilla Video

Top Terminator collectibles in honor of surviving Skynet’s Judgment Day

Top Terminator collectibles in honor of surviving Skynet’s Judgment Day

In honor of surviving Skynet’s J-Day, crank up the Guns n’ Roses and come with us if you want to see a few of our favorite Terminator releases over the years!


August 29, 2015   Terminator Arnold Schwarzenegger Skynet

Myths and merits of digital sculpting in the collectibles industry – Sideshow presents at ZBrush Summit 2015

Myths and merits of digital sculpting in the collectibles industry – Sideshow presents at ZBrush Summit 2015

It’s been an exciting journey for us over the past decade, as Sideshow’s in-house sculpt team has transitioned from primarily traditional sculpture to embrace digital tools and technology. Here are some of the things we’ve learned along the way…


August 28, 2015  

Take Our Quiz!

Can you guess these 10 movies from their misleading plot descriptions?

Can you guess these 10 movies from their misleading plot descriptions?

This is our new favorite game – see if you can guess these popular movies from misleading plot descriptions!


August 27, 2015