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R2-D2 Focused Collecting News


R2-D2 3D Wall Figure Coming From Bandai
Posted by Dustin on December 13, 2014 |

Bandai will be offering this 1:1 scaled R2-D2 3D wall figure next year in Japan for around $300. However you only get the front half of R2-D2. The back side does not exist, and has been removed perhaps to save space and cost on the offering which includes built in sounds with a motion detector to trigger them.



R2-D2 & C-3PO Skateboard Deck From Santa Cruz
Posted by Dustin on December 4, 2014 |

Santa Cruz Skateboards™ teamed up with Lucasfilm™ to present a new offering of Special Edition Star Wars™ collection of Decks and Cruzers. Known for some of the most incredible graphics in skateboarding history, Santa Cruz has created new, exclusive renditions of your favorite characters. The Star Wars Droids "Collector's Edition" is packaged in an action-figure, toy inspired blister pack and includes a laser etched numbered deck, matching laser cut Certificate of Authenticity, and even poster of the artwork that is on the deck. Also available in our "Shred Ready" version which is only the deck, without the with certificate of authenticity and blister packaging. Get yours at the NHS Fun Factory!



R2-D2 Wood Inlay Skateboard Deck From Santa Cruz
Posted by Dustin on December 4, 2014 |

The entire R2-D2 Inlay graphic is constructed using Mapa Burl, Rustic Burl, Padouk, Rosewood, Movingui and Walnut Burl wood veneers that are then individually hand assembled. These incredibly unique decks are laser serial numbered with matching numbered Certificates of Authenticity and encased in its own custom foil printed and embossed, foam lined display box- a must have for both Star Wars™ and Santa Cruz Skateboards™ collectors. Get yours at the NHS Fun Factory!



Star Wars R2-D2 Coleman Camping Lantern Helps Keep The Bears Away
Posted by Dustin on November 16, 2014 |

Found this gem posted in the dedicated R2-D2 focus collectors thread over at Rebelscum.com. Toru Komuro posted the image mentioning he had obtained one. From where I have no idea, if you figure it out let me know!



Star Wars R2-D2 Leather Guitar Strap By Peavey
Posted by Dustin on November 16, 2014 |

Grab everyone's attention at the next band practice with this cool new leather guitar strap featuring R2-D2. Available from Peavey for only $39.99, they also have many other Star Wars designs available to suit all fans.



Star Wars R2-D2 Bathroom Tidy Gift Set Available In The UK
Posted by Dustin on November 16, 2014 |

This R2-D2 bathroom tidy comes with bath and shower gel, plus a C-3PO wash cloth. Right now this item has only shown up in the UK at TESCO stores. No info on availability in other countries.



R2-D2 Carry On Suitcase Exclusive From Think Geek
Posted by Dustin on November 16, 2014 |

Here is another nice looking piece of R2-D2 luggage available now at Think Geek. It's got a telescoping handle and 360 swivel wheels for quick maneuvering in any air, sea, or spaceport you happen to be travelling to (or from). Priced at only $79.99, these are a must have for traveling to your next convention!



Custom Vintage R2-D2 With Oscar The Grouch Inside
Posted by Dustin on November 16, 2014 |

Check out this cool custom mold of Oscar the Grouch from Sesame Street inside a vintage R2-D2. Image is from the recent New Jersey Collector Con via Action Figure Adventures. Thanks to Had Bean for the heads up!




The Latest News
R2-D2 3D Wall Figure Coming From Bandai
R2-D2 & C-3PO Skateboard Deck From Santa Cruz
R2-D2 Wood Inlay Skateboard Deck From Santa Cruz
Star Wars R2-D2 Coleman Camping Lantern Helps Keep The Bears Away
Star Wars R2-D2 Leather Guitar Strap By Peavey
Star Wars R2-D2 Bathroom Tidy Gift Set Available In The UK
R2-D2 Carry On Suitcase Exclusive From Think Geek
Custom Vintage R2-D2 With Oscar The Grouch Inside


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