SWC2017: Licensed Collectibles Panel

Star Wars Celebration 2017

Star Wars Celebration 2017

The Star Wars Collector Panel 2017 brings together several high-end companies to share their offerings for the year.  Lucasfilm licensees new and old combine to discuss their new and upcoming Star Wars items.

Royal Selangor

This home and lifestyle brand from Kuala Lumpur started working with Lucasfilm and Disney three years ago.  After working with Disney on Winnie the Pooh products, Royal Selangor jumped at the chance to work on Star Wars.  Their limited edition pieces include trinket boxes and limited edition pewter figurines – Darth Vader, Han Solo, Princess Leia, Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma, Chirrut Imwe, and Baze Malbus.

Three new pewter items launched today.

  • TIE Fighter
  • Skywalker lightsaber document holder
  • Millennium Falcon – with deploying landing gears

One new item was announced.

  • Gold Millennium Falcon – limited edition to commemorate the 40th anniversary; available May 4th

Gentle Giant Ltd.

Daniel Pickett notes that this longtime Lucasfilm licensee is creeping up on their 20th anniversary.

Celebration exclusives

  • Han Solo (McQuarrie Concept) Mini Bust – the eighth in their McQuarrie concept line, they worked with McQuarrie’s estate for full accuracy
  • Jumbo Dianoga Trash Monster – based on the Kenner Death Star Space Station playset, this creature includes with foam trash and comes in a vintage-style box

Collectors Gallery 1:8 scale Statues

  • Darth Vader (The Empire Strikes Back) – in kneeling pose, available now
  • Death Trooper Specialist – available 2017
  • Shoretrooper – available 2017
  • IG-88 – in action pose, available 2017
  • Bossk – standing on shattered remains from Jabba’s sail barge available 2017


Vintage figures blown up to 12” scale.  They are looking for ways to re-release older, in-demand figures in new ways.

  • Luke Skywalker (Jedi Knight Outfit) – available April 2017
  • Greedo (Power of the Force) – includes heavy metal collector coin, available 2017

Premier Guild Gifts

This collector club includes three tiers: Platinum, Gold, and Silver.

Gifts include:

  • The Emperor (Power of the Force) Jumbo figure – scanned from Daniel Pickett’s own childhood figure; includes heavy metal collector coin
  • Darth Revan Collector’s Gallery Statue
  • FN-2199 Mini Bust
  • Obi-Wan Kenobi Mini Bust – based on Death Star showdown, this is the first Obi-Wan Mini Bust in 10 years
  • Lobot Mini Bust – For the past four years, people have been lobbying for Lobot

Mini Busts

  • Jyn Erso – available now
  • Shoretrooper – available now
  • Bistan – available 2017
  • Finn – available 2017
  • Princess Leia Organa (Yavin) – includes another medal she can bestow on Luke, Han, or Chewbacca busts

Classic Mini Busts

Include stands and no arms

  • Shoretrooper – available now
  • Jango Fett – available 2017
  • Luke Skywalker (X-wing Pilot) – San Diego Comic-Con exclusive, includes lightsaber hilt on base
  • Darth Vader – San Diego Comic-Con exclusive, includes lightsaber hilt on base


  • AT-ACT Bookends – can be displayed as statue or functioning bookends

Sideshow Collectibles

Sideshow has been working with Lucasfilm for 13 years.

Premium Format Figures

Quarter Scale Figures

  • Jyn Erso (Eadu) – exclusive portrait features hat and goggles
  • Death Trooper Specialist – exclusive version includes long-range blaster rifle
  • Rey (Jakku) – pose is reminiscent of Luke’s binary sunset pose; exclusive version includes Rebel X-wing helmet
  • BB-8 – can be displayed with Rey or independently; exclusive version includes thumbs-up flamethrower
  • Boba Fett – from Return of the Jedi, includes Jabba’s palace base
  • Chewbacca – reintroducing a fan favorite figure
  • Han Solo (Bespin) – coming soon
  • Luke Skywalker (Bespin) – coming soon

Sixth Scale Figures

  • IG-88 – new paint
  • Bossk – new paint and head sculpt
  • Boba Fett – new paint and tweaks to his fabric elements
  • Zuckuss
  • 4-LOM
  • Dengar
  • Han Solo in Carbonite – suspended by magnetized base to stay in the upright position; can change lighting sequence to recreate being loaded onto Slave I

Legendary Scale Figures

  • Stormtrooper
  • R2-D2
  • C-3PO
  • Darth Vader (A New Hope)

Life-Sized Figures

  • Boba Fett
  • Han Solo in Carbonite
  • Stormtrooper
  • R2-D2 – includes lights and sounds that can be adjusted internally via removable panels or through an external remote
  • Darth Vader (A New Hope)

Hot Toys

  • Jyn Erso in Imperial Disguise – Celebration exclusive
  • Han Solo in stormtrooper disguise – Celebration exclusive
  • Emperor Palpatine
  • Royal Guard
  • Luke Skywalker (Jedi Knight)
  • Princess Leia Organa (Hoth Outfit)


Kitchen Goods

  • R2-D2 Mascot Chopsticks – available August 2017
  • BB-8 Mascot Chopsticks
  • R2-D2 Silicone Mold – available August 2017

Celebration Exclusives

  • 0-0-0 & BT-1 ArtFX+ 2-pack
  • R5-D4 ArtFX+
  • R4-M9 ArtFX+
  • R2-X2 ArtFX+ – already sold out as of Friday afternoon

Rogue One ArtFX

  • K-2SO ArtFX+ – available May 2017
  • Scarif Stormtrooper ArtFX 2-pack – available Jun 2017
  • Death Trooper ArtFX – available June 2017
  • Death Trooper 2-pack ArtFX – available July 2017

The Force Awakens ArtFX

  • Rey & Finn ArtFX+ 2-pack
  • Snowwtrooper & Flametrooper ArtFX+ – flame effect needs its own stand to stay upright – available August 2017
  • Han Solo & Chewbacca ArtFX+ 2-pack
  • First Order Stormtrooper FX-2199 ArtFX+
  • Poe Cameron & BB-8 ArtFX+ 2-pack – includes bonus attachable arm part includes; magnet in head allows movement
  • Obi-Wan Kenobi (A New Hope) – includes separate post-duel robe; available September 2017

Original Trilogy ArtFX

  • Emperor Palpatine (Return of the Jedi) ArtFX+ – available TBD
  • Luke Skywalker (Jedi Knight) ArtFX+ – coming soon

Products from The Last Jedi will be coming.


Tamashii Nations – Movie Realization Figures

  • Yumi Ashigaru Stormtrooper – archer; available May-June 2017
  • Ronin Prototype Boba Feat – shared exclusive from San Diego Comic-Con and Bandai
  • Jango Fett – available October/Novembr 2017
  • Darth Maul – available November/December 2017
  • Shadow Stormtrooper – will be on display at San Diego Comic-Con


  • R2-D2 – heavy metal, workable features

Hobby Department – Plastic Model

Snap-fit models feature precision detail, color reproduction achieved by multi-color/multi-material injection and glossy injection molding.  They bought model kits used to create the original film props’ details and recreated them.  Many vehicles make up this line, encompassing the original trilogies, The Force Awakens, and Rogue One.

  • 1/144 Millennium Falcon
  • 1/72 Y-wing Starfighter
  • 1/144 AT-AT – can mov legs to recreate crashed pose
  • Snowspeeder set – available May 2017
  • Jango Fett’s Slave I – available June 2017


Reveal Lightsaber Series

  • Luke Skywalker (The Empire Strikes Back) – first in a line of lightsabers that open to show interior detail

Epic Duel Lightsaber Series

  • Obi-Wan vs. Vader
  • Luke vs. Vader (ESB)
  • Luke vs. Vader (ROTJ)
  • Qui-Gon, Obi-Wan v Maul
  • Yoda v Dooku
  • Mace v Sidious

Studio Scale

  • Star Destroyer – “only” 4 feet long
  • Y-wing Starfighter
  • Vader TIE Advanced x1
  • AT-ST

Die Cast Models

  • Millennium Falcon – expected delivery in 60 days

Exclusive Helmets

  • Chrome Plated Stormtrooper Helmet – Celebration exclusive
  • Chrome Vader Helmet – San Diego Comic-Con exclusive

They are looking at ways to reintroduce older helmets without affecting value of previous helmets.


High-end costume, props, accessories, and kits.

Limited Edition (LE) Helmets

Designed as ABS vacuform with asymmetry of original stormtrooper helmet movie prop.

  • Stormtrooper Commander
  • Shocktrooper

Premier Edition Helmets

Higher level of detail and distress.

  • Poe Dameron
  • Rey’s Helmet

Costume Prop Accessories

Not just a static prop, but something fans can carry.

  • Rey’s High Density Foam Staff – durable but as light as possible; breaks up into three parts like a pool cue for easy travel


For the DIY segment of collectors and costumers, kits will range from parts to full-body items.

  • Mandalorian Jetpack
  • Deathtrooper Full Armor Kit – can get parts and pieces specifically tailored to you

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