Friday, June 7, 2013

It’s a Trap! Fanboys Can’t Repel an Exclusive of This Magnitude!

And here I thought I was doing a pretty good job resisting the lure of San Diego Comic-Con exclusives this year. Gentle Giant has unveiled their new SDCC-exclusive mini-bust of Star Wars cult icon Admiral Ackbar, and it’s a little bit of incredible even if it isn’t necessarily “movie accurate.”

This mustachioed and tassled “what if?” version of our favorite Mon Calamari strategist, called “Magnitude,” is based on artwork by Steven Daily, and is currently available for pre-order at