Disney and Lucasfilm launch Star Wars Collectibles: Ultimate Studio Edition

Robert Hutchins

By Robert Hutchins

June 2nd 2016 at 10:07AM
Disney and Lucasfilm launch Star Wars Collectibles: Ultimate Studio Edition

The new studio delivers a range of prop replica products, created by the propmakers at Propshop in Pinewood Studios themselves and based on the 2015 hit Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Fans of the hit sci-fi franchise Star Wars can now get their hands on replica props from the latest movie, including a melted Darth Vader helmet and lightsaber hilt.

In its latest move to tantalise the die-hard followers of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Disney and Lucasfilm have launched its latest arm to the sci-fi universe, the Star Wars Collectibles: Ultimate Studio Edition.

The new studio delivers a range of prop replica products, created by the propmakers at Propshop in Pinewood Studios themselves and based on the 2015 hit Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

The initial offering from the collectables line features eight prop replicas including Darth Vader’s melted helmet, Rey’s lightsaber hilt, a FN-2187 Stormtrooper helmet complete with the bloodied hand print and more.

The made to order replicas will arrive with custom display pedestals and packed in branded wooden crates inspired by the real used to ship the film props.

“We are delighted to be able to produce such a groundbreaking line of merchandise,” said James Enright, assets director and CEO of Proshop.

“Designed, made and finished by the hands of specialist motion picture prop makers and artists, we’ve worked extremely hard to create something that we know would make fans and filmmakers proud.”

Josh Silverman, executive vice president of global licensing at Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media, added: “We are continually looking for new ways to extend the storytelling from movies in innovative ways.

“We’ve worked hand in hand with the film makers and talented team at Propshop to create a unique product experience for fans and we are excited to see their reactions to these incredible prop replicas.”

To place your order visit starwarsultimatestudioedition.com.