R2-D2 Deluxe 1/6 Scale Figure has been Announced!

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It would seem that everyone is recognizing May The 4th This year as Star Wars Day and SideShow Collectibles has gone all out. First up, they are releasing a 1/6 scale R2-D2, the fan-favorite astro droid. He measures in at a nice 6.75″ and is loaded with accessories including a new light saber that doubles as a magnetic tool to open the droids compartments for the add ons. Also included are the accessories that allow him to fit in the any collection, regardless which part of the universe you collect. He releases around December 2014 and costs $149.99 USD before the taxes and shipping charges. This little guy hands down belongs in everyone’s collection.

Order your R2-D2 Deluxe Sixth Scale Figure from SideShow Collectibles

What’s in the Box?
-Highly Detailed R2 Series Astromech Sculpt
-Rotating Dome with Articulated Projectors Ports and Hinged Panel Utility Access Ports
-Light Up Logic Function Display, Processor State Indicators & Holographic Projector
-Extending Life Scanner
-Extending Periscope
-Hidden Skywalker Saber Hilt with Magnet Tip for Panel Access
-Articulated Terrain Tread Legs
-Articulated and Retractable Third Tread Leg
-Two (2) Articulated Control Arms
-Three (3) Application Arm Compartments with Hinged Panels
-One Access Compartment with Hinged Panel
-Articulated Drink Serving Arm
-Multi-Tiered Serving Tray Attachment
-Seven (7) Drinking Glasses
-Ben Kenobi’s Table with Optional Illuminated Princess Leia Transmission Hologram
-Computer Terminal Arm
-Grasping Arm
-Power Charge Arm
-Utility Circular Saw Arm
-Laser Welding Arm
-Spacecraft Linkage Arm

Product Details
License: Star Wars
Scale: Sixth Scale Figure
Manufacturer: Sideshow Collectibles
Product Size: 6.75″ H (171.45mm) x 4.5″ W (114.3mm) x 3.5″ L (88.9mm)
With fully extended drink arm:10″ H (254mm)*
Product Weight: 1.00 lbs (0.45 kg)*
Dimensional Weight: TBD
Int’l Dim. Weight: TBD
Size and weight are approximate values.
Product Sku: 21721
UPC: 747720214613

Artists:
Pascual Wawoe (Sculpt)
Nathan Mansfield (Sculpt)
Michael Norman (Sculpt)
Mike Najera (Paint)
Anthony Mestas (Paint)
Joe Allard (Design)
David Igo (Design)
Matt Bischof (Development)
Jesse Lincoln (Development)
Kevin Ellis (Development)
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About the author

MEDIA JOURNALIST & STAFF WRITER | Michael is a fanatic about all cinema. He collects many things from movies to Steelbooks to 1/6 Scale Collectibles and vinyl collectibles. He loves pop culture, writing, reviewing films & collectibles, and journalism. Anything that is even slightly related to these things are always on his radar and most definitely a comic book nerd. He is also, of course, a Batman junkie and will chat it up about pretty much anything.