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Star Wars Black Series, Triple Force Friday Reveals (spoilers)

Updated: Oct 3, 2019

The Global product reveal for Star Wars Triple Force Friday that took place on the 26th of September, a week or so ahead of the big day, gave us not only a look at some new Star Wars Black Series figures that had escaped the online leaks - but also some clarity over the variant box colours that had been confusing us.


We have updated our Black Series 2019 checklist for these products



We start with the main wave for Triple Force Friday which is made up of figures from Rise of Skywalker, The Mandalorian and Fallen Jedi.


Rise of Skywalker gives us figures of Supreme Leader Kylo Ren, Rey and D-0, the Sith Trooper and the new First Order Stormtrooper which seems to use an updated body from the Disney Parks Commander Pyre. From The Mandalorian we have the title character, and as suspected the Off-World Jawa is confirmed as a Mandalorian figure. And from Fallen Jedi is the main playable character of Cal Kestis and The Second Sister.


This entire wave (wave 22) will be packed both in the normal phase 3 packaging - but also in a white "first edition" package. Both packaging types should be available from Triple Force Friday, and the white boxes will be available in the UK - although most stockists are selling these as a full case.


There is sadly a small fly in the ointment caused by customs with stocks of the Mandalorian and Jawa (standard releases) being held up until sometime next week.


And talking of the UK market, checkout the current situation for UK stores in regards to Triple Force Friday.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH SUPREME LEADER KYLO REN Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine scenes from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH SUPREME LEADER KYLO REN figure, inspired by STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER. This figure comes with a SUPREME LEADER KYLO REN-inspired accessory and features premium deco with four fully articulated limbs that makes it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 1 accessory. Available at most major retailers.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH REY & D-O 2-PACK

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine scenes from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH REY & D-O 2-PACK, inspired by STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER. This 2-pack comes with character-inspired accessories and features premium deco that makes a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure, droid, and 3 accessories. Available at most major retailers.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH THE MANDALORIAN Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine scenes from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH THE MANDALORIAN figure, inspired by the THE MANDALORIAN live-action TV series on Disney Plus. This figure comes with THE MANDALORIAN-inspired accessories, and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation, making it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 2 accessories. Available at most major retailers.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH OFFWORLD JAWA Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine scenes from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH OFFWORLD JAWA figure, inspired by the THE MANDALORIAN live-action TV series on Disney Plus. This figure comes with OFFWORLD JAWA-inspired accessories, and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation, making it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 2 accessories. Available at most major retailers.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH CAL KESTIS Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine exciting moments from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH CAL KESTIS figure, inspired by the STAR WARS JEDI: FALLEN ORDER video game. This figure comes with a CAL KESTIS-inspired accessory, and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation, making it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure, droid, and 1 accessory. Available at most major retailers.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH SECOND SISTER INQUISITOR Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine exciting moments from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH SECOND SISTER INQUISITOR figure, inspired by the STAR WARS JEDI: FALLEN ORDER video game. This figure comes with a SECOND SISTER INQUISITOR-inspired accessory, and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation, making it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 1 accessory. Available at most major retailers.




STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine scenes from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER figure, inspired by STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI. This figure comes with FIRST ORDER STORMTROOPER-inspired accessories, and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation, making it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 2 accessories. Available at most major retailers.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH SITH TROOPER Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 & up/Approx. Retail Price: $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine scenes from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium SITH TROOPER figure, inspired by STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER. The STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH SITH TROOPER action figure features premium deco and four fully articulated limbs, and comes with two SITH TROOPER-inspired accessories that makes it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 2 accessories. Available at D23 via shopDisney and in limited quantities at most major online retailers and HasbroPulse.com starting on September 4, 2019.


We then have some other figures unveiled during the live event. These include Cara Dune from The Mandalorian and Jannah from Rise of Skywalker. We have got glamour shots for and a promotional write up for these two (see below).



We also know we are getting a new C-3PO figure, complete with Chewbacca's bandolier and bowcaster as seen in the global product reveal


Update 30th September. We have now had two more reveals for Triple Force Friday courtesy of Smyths in Germany. We have a standard release of the Yavin Luke we saw as an exclusive reveal. This version comes with Luke's blaster and the medal - which will be excluded from the exclusive release. There is no lightsaber included for Luke.


We then see a brand new Wedge Antilles figure. Wedge comes in his X-Wing gear with removable helmet and blaster.


The Smyths update also gives us a boxed image of Jannah - albeit with a spelling error on the character name. We also get a clear look at the basic First Order Jet Trooper release.


All these figures (with a TBC against C3PO) are part of another wave and will not be released until December 2019. Hasbro have also quoted that the products shown so far across all lines is only around 30% of their Rise of Skywalker products - more will follow after the films release.




STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH JANNAH Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine exciting moments from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH JANNAH figure, inspired by the STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER. This figure comes with 5 JANNAH-inspired accessories, and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation, making it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 5 accessories. Available at most major retailers.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH CARA DUNE Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine exciting moments from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH CARA DUNE figure, inspired by THE MANDALORIAN live-action TV series on Disney Plus. This figure comes with 3 CARA DUNE-inspired accessories, and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation, making it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 3 accessories. Available at most major retailers.


And then there are the exclusives. Up first is a surprise, a new Elite First Order Snowtrooper. This seems to be the existing figure but with a soft goods cloak now added. This one will be exclusive to Target in the US and via the fan channel worldwide.


The second is the Purge Trooper from Fallen Jedi. This is exclusive to Gamestop, but it still remains unclear if this - or another figure - is the mystery figure fans in the US will get if they pre-ordered the game and figure bundle. Again this should get a worldwide fan channel release.


I'd recommend these would be two to pre-order and pickup as soon as you can as historically Target and Gamestop exclusives haven't been overly easy to get in the UK once the first allocation is sold.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH FIRST ORDER ELITE SNOWTROOPER Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $24.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Inspired by the latest generation of cold weather assault troopers in STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER, this STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH FIRST ORDER ELITE SNOWTROOPER figure is great for display in any STAR WARS collection. With multiple points of articulation, STAR WARS-inspired detail, and 2 FIRST ORDER ELITE SNOWTROOPER-inspired accessories, this figure is great for display in any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 2 accessories. Available exclusively at Target.



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH PURGE STORMTROOPER Figure

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $19.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine exciting moments from the STAR WARS Galaxy with this premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 6-INCH PURGE STORMTROOPER figure, inspired by the STAR WARS JEDI: FALLEN ORDER video game. This figure comes with a PURGE STORMTROOPER- inspired accessory, and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation, making it a great addition to any STAR WARS collection. Includes figure and 2 accessories. Available exclusively at GameStop.


And add to this three more exclusives that are so far only leaked and not officially announced. The Yoda Force Ghost is a Walmart exclusive. The Clone Commander Fox being Gamestop. As yet the Jedi Knight Luke Skywalker is a bit of an unknown quantity and may be Disney Store exclusive, or another one for Walmart.


As yet it is unclear if these three figures will be available coe Triple Force Friday, or will formally be announced on the day and then have their pre-orders go live.



And then the there is the Carbonized collection. This is not quite another repack into a different box. What we have here is four figures who will be packed in new metallic packaging, but who will also get a variant paint job. The boxes for each of these do retain the same numbering system as the basic release.


The figure with the biggest difference seems to be The Mandalorian with the Carbonized version have more metallic finish to the helmet and armour - and looks a much nice figure.


The Sith Trooper's armour is updated to a metallic red, while the Second Sister has a metallic graphite finish.


The Jet Trooper is the newest reveal in this set, and we know from leaks he is numbered #99 on the box so will also get a standard release as mentioned above.


These were first confirmed as US retailer exclusives (see the original press release under the images). As we get closer to Triple Force Friday these are now confirmed to also be exclusive to UK retailers as follows


Carbonized First Order Jet Trooper : Smyths Toys

Carbonized Second Sister : Diamond Comic Distributors

Carbonized Sith Trooper : Amazon UK

Carbonized Mandalorian : Star Action Figures


Fans and collectors can imagine scenes from the STAR WARS Galaxy with premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES CARBONIZED COLLECTION figures, inspired by a variety of STAR WARS entertainment including the THE MANDALORIAN live-action TV series on Disney Plus, the STAR WARS JEDI: FALLEN ORDER video game, and STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER. The STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES CARBONIZED COLLECTION is treated with a sleek metallic finish for a premium figure that really stands out in any STAR WARS fan’s collection and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation. Characters in this collection include THE MANDALORIAN (exclusively at Star Action figures), SECOND SISTER INQUISITOR (exclusively at Diamond Comics), SITH TROOPER (exclusively at Amazon), and FIRST ORDER JET TROOPER (exclusively at Smyths).



STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES CARBONIZED COLLECTION

(HASBRO/Ages 4 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: Starting at $24.99/Available: Fall 2019)

Fans and collectors can imagine scenes from the STAR WARS Galaxy with premium STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES CARBONIZED COLLECTION figures, inspired by a variety of STAR WARS entertainment including the THE MANDALORIAN live-action TV series on Disney Plus, the STAR WARS JEDI: FALLEN ORDER video game, and STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER. The STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES CARBONIZED COLLECTION is treated with a sleek metallic finish for a premium figure that really stands out in any STAR WARS fan’s collection and features premium detail and multiple points of articulation. Characters in this collection include THE MANDALORIAN (exclusively at Target), SECOND SISTER INQUISITOR (exclusively at GameStop), SITH TROOPER (exclusively at Amazon), and FIRST ORDER JET TROOPER (exclusively at Walmart).



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