“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away . . . ” This iconic opening still gives us goosebumps. The Star Wars franchise introduced generations to the most epic battle of good and evil to date: the Jedi versus the Dark Side, Luke Skywalker and his friends versus the insidious Darth Vader and the Sith Lord. This multimedia franchise that spans video games, novels, toys, comics, and TV series is valued at a gargantuan $70 billion. Star Wars’ brilliant marketing over the years has made the franchise a monumental part of the cultural zeitgeist. One could go on for days about Star Wars.
Star Wars Bearbrick Figures
Indeed, the Star Wars franchise and its characters have a special place in our hearts. Especially when it comes to Bearbrick aficionados like us. Today, we are here to check out all Star Wars characters in the form of Bearbrick figures. It was only a matter of time when would Medicom Toy jump on the bandwagon and introduce the Star Wars Bearbrick figures. And they did (cheers to that). Bearbrick figures as Star Wars characters – we couldn’t be happier. Thus the list of our favorite Star Wars Bearbrick figures.
Enjoy the show and don’t forget – May the Force be with you
1) Stormtrooper Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — The most recognizable of all these bad boys, Stormtroopers are elite shock troops fanatically loyal to the Empire and impossible to sway from the Imperial cause. They wear imposing white armor, which offers a wide range of survival equipment and temperature controls to allow the soldiers to survive in almost any environment. This Bearbrick figure can be found in several editions and sizes.
2) Darth Vader Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — Darth Vader, the lead villain of the Star Wars franchise and the quintessential Big Bad, is one of the most famous villains and an anti-hero. Darth Vader is an admittedly tragic figure who is eventually driven insane by his hatred and desires. This astonishing Bearbrick figure comes in several editions and sizes.
3) R2-D2 Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — A reliable and versatile astromech droid, R2-D2 is one of the most famous Star Wars characters. Stubborn, loyal, and resourceful, this droid communicates with expressive squeals and head spins, lumbers on stubby legs, and repeatedly saves the lives of human masters.
4) C-3PO Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — C-3PO is a droid programmed for etiquette and protocol, built by the heroic Jedi Anakin Skywalker, and a constant companion to astromech R2-D2. This legendary Star Wars character can be found in a few Bearbrick editions and sizes.
5) Boba Fett Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — Boba Fett is one of the most fearsome and capable bounty hunters in the galaxy. He is a renowned human male Mandalorian bounty hunter of Clan Fett whose career spanned decades. This Bearbrick figure can be found in several editions and dimensions.
6) Chewbacca Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — Chewbacca, known affectionately to his friends as Chewie, is part of a core group of rebels who restored freedom to the galaxy during the reign of the Galactic Empire. Known for his short temper and accuracy with a bowcaster, Chewie also has a big heart and unwavering loyalty to his friends.
7) Kylo Ren Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — A dark side warrior with a mysterious past, Kylo Ren was neither Jedi nor Sith, but a product of both sides’ teachings. The son of Han Solo and Leia Organa, Ben Solo was seduced by the dark side of the Force and renamed himself, Kylo Ren.
8) Darth Maul Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — A deadly, agile Sith Lord trained by the evil Darth Sidious, Darth Maul is a formidable warrior and scheming mastermind. Darth Maul’s flashing double-bladed lightsaber is a threat to enemies matched only by his deadly mastery of the Force.
9) The Mandalorian Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — A Mandalorian is a species in Star Wars, something of a subset of humans – they come from the planet Mandalore. This is the first live-action series in the Star Wars franchise, beginning five years after the events of Return of the Jedi (1983).
10) TC-14 Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — TC-14 is a protocol droid with feminine programming that was in the employ of the Trade Federation on their Profiteer-class droid control ship Saak’ak. This droid made a small appearance in 1999’s Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace.
11) Jango Fett Star Wars Bearbrick Figure — Jango Fett, an enigmatic villain in the Star Wars saga, is a bounty hunter who served as the genetic template for the clone troopers of the Grand Army of the Republic.
12) Cleverin 6 Pieces Star Wars Bearbrick Figures — Cleverin, a Japanese pharmaceutical company, has essentially accomplished the marriage between Medicom toy and medicine with these Star Wars Bearbrick figures that can help get rid of airborne bacteria and toxins.
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