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Hasbro Jabba’s Sail Barge Gets Funded Just When We Thought It Wouldn’t

Just last week, we expressed our skepticism if Hasbro’s first crowdfunding collectible, the Star Wars Vintage Collection Jabba Sail Barge, will get funded. Well, the good news for fans is, not only did it got the 5,000 backers it was seeking, but the campaign has concluded with 8,840 pre-orders! Holy cow! It has more than doubled its original number of backers in just 10 days. Congrats to all Star Wars fans who have backed the campaign. Here’s what to expect next: Continue reading Hasbro Jabba’s Sail Barge Gets Funded Just When We Thought It Wouldn’t

Crowdfunding Hasbro Jabba’s Sail Barge Gets A Paint Job And Some Extras

Remember the Hasbro Star Wars Vintage Collection Jabba’s Sail Barge introduced under Hasbro’s new crowdfunding-style initiative known as HasLab. Well, it looks like the community is not quite thrilled. So far, this 500 dollars collectible has gotten 3,500+ backers and it has just 10 days left to meet its targeted 5,000 backers to take it to production. However, it is deemed a good enough milestone for Hasbro to showcase this collectible in its painted form, or perhaps, the colors put on to an attempt to boost the allure. Continue reading Crowdfunding Hasbro Jabba’s Sail Barge Gets A Paint Job And Some Extras

Hasbro Is Selling Jabba’s Sail Barge Via A Kickstarter-like Pre-sale Campaign

Premium scale models of iconic movies like Star Wars is never a thing for mass production toy company like Hasbro, but in recent years, things have took a change for the better, starting with the Black series collectible figures. Granted, they don’t look anything like Hot Toys’, but it is great in bang-of-buck point-of-view. Now, Hasbro is taking this premium endeavor further with a new crowdfunding-style platform called HasLab where premium collectibles will be made with the support of fans. It works like any crowdfunding platform; fans back the product and if it meet the minimum number of backers within the listed deadline, Hasbro will produce the product. The major difference here with other crowdfunding site is, Hasbro won’t run away with your money. Continue reading Hasbro Is Selling Jabba’s Sail Barge Via A Kickstarter-like Pre-sale Campaign