Checking Out Sideshow’s Commander Luke Skywalker Sixth Scale FigureApril 21, 2015
For the Star Wars faithful with a penchant for Episode Vs iconic snow world backdrop, its going to take a nearby meteorite strike or a run-in with a Wampa for them to be pulled away from Sideshow Collectibles all-new Commander Luke Skywalker Sixth Scale Figure. Recently joining the likes of , , , and others in Sideshows galaxy of sixth scale Star Wars figures, the fan-favorite Rebel leader has been delivered in grand fashion with a detailed sculpt, movie-accurate costume, and extras that combine to add tremendous force to its appeal.
Sideshows highly poseable Commander Luke Skywalker Sixth Scale Figure stands roughly 12 inches tall and comes with a suitably gratifying assortment of interchangeable hands and heads that enable collectors to customize the display. In addition to 8 swappable hands, the standard edition of the figure adds an alternate head depicting Luke without his cap, goggles, and scarf, while the Sideshow Exclusive variant adds an extra ‘post-Wampa attack’ head sculpt to the mix complete with a scarred mug and damaged headgear. Each portrait conveys a satisfying depiction of actor, Mark Hamill, cleft chin and all.
The costume and accessories of Sideshows Commander Luke Skywalker Sixth Scale Figure are equally impressive from the neck down. The miniature cold weather getup features multilayer cloth construction with authentic stitching, insignia, and adornments that discerning Star Wars aficionados will appreciate. Lukes snow boots have also been effectively realized though they dont share the cloth fabrication of the top and trousers. The leather-like belt and side-slung holster feature realistic texture and metal-like embellishments which are capable of securing Lukes blaster and lightsaber hilt when hes not wielding them. Other extras include an activated (non-illuminating) lightsaber, binoculars, and a special snow covered figure stand.
The Sideshow Collectibles Commander Luke Skywalker Sixth Scale Figure released in March 2015 at the manufacturers suggested retail price of $199.99 USD.