In celebration of this special day in Star Wars fandom, were taking a look at the painstakingly appointed Sideshow Collectibles Darth Vader Deluxe Sixth Scale Figure. Released earlier in the year, this nearly 14 highly articulated figure is a screen-accurate reproduction of Darth Vader as he appeared in the original Star Wars trilogy.
It’s evident that Sideshows creative team went to great lengths to recreate the likeness of the iconic Sith Lord with an exhaustive level of detail. The Darth Vader Deluxe Sixth Scale Figure features a complex suit comprised of an array of fabrics, along with plastic armor and life-support system components that are a close match to the texture and luster of their on-screen analogues.
Where the Sideshow Collectibles Darth Vader Deluxe Sixth Scale Figure truly shines is in its assortment of accessories. In addition to dual head sculpts (including a helmeted and un-helmeted Anakin Skywalker portrait); the package includes 10 interchangeable gloved hands; lit and unlit lightsabers, as well as a battery-illuminated figure stand and meditation chamber. The latter supports the set’s additional mask and helmet and contribute to the collectible’s truly unique and attention-grabbing presentation. Beyond that, the Sideshow Exclusive version of the Vader figure also comes with an additional severed gauntlet and glove for even more display options.
The Sideshow Collectibles Darth Vader Deluxe Sixth Scale Figure is a superb reproduction of the Dark Lord that the Star Wars saga’s ardent devotees will find irresistably captivating. With a retail price of roughly $250 USD and a lengthy list of exclusive and authentic features, it stands as a collectible that will lead most fans to conclude that “it is useless to resist the force of its appeal.