Hot Toys unveiled today (2) 1/6th scale R2-D2 Deluxe Version Collectible Figure, scheduled to ship between Q3 to Q4 of 2019.
As an original trilogy character of Star Wars, R2 has appeared in every Star Wars film except Solo: A Star Wars Story, along with his companion C-3PO. R2- D2 is brave and helpful, saving both Anikan and Luke many times and helping our protagonist cross difficult barriers. Besides the toys, R2 has been made in trash cans, charger, cafetière, and refrigerator, as he's popular amongst the fans.
1/6th scale R2-D2 Deluxe Version Collectible Figure stands 18 cm, recreating the classic trilogy appearance, delicately sculpted every detail, and realistic weathered made the overall more believable. Half of its dome is made with die-caster parts, the highlights are definitely the pop out accessories and light-up features, able to recreate opening doors, scanning area, fixing things, and launching Luke's lightsaber scenes.
Wheels design allows R2 to move as he does in the movie. The third foot can also store inside its body, and players can remotely control R2 allowing he to emit light and sound effect; 8 light spot and 14 sound effect, plus 2 Leia hologram figure from 'A New Hope'.
▼Let's see how R2 saves the day!
Hot Toys - MMS511 – Star Wars - 1/6th scale R2-D2 Deluxe Version Collectible Figure
Height: 16 cm
Release date: Q3 ~ Q4 of 2019