However, even the most dedicated fans of the film series would be forgiven for not recognizing this figure, despite its enormous price tag. Despite featuring the voice of original star Anthony Daniels, the show ran for just one season in — but Kenner still had time to produce a line of toys including action figures and vehicles. It also designed prototype figures to tie in with the second season, but they were scrapped when the show was cancelled after 15 episodes.
When it comes to movie-themed toy tie-ins, no film will ever compare to Star Wars. In the nearly four decades since the first film hit theaters, almost every character, vehicle, and location from the franchise has been made into a figure or playset, and kid and adult fans alike purchased—and continue to buy—as many as they could afford. In honor of Star Wars Day, we decided to take a look at some of the figures that you may have owned that are now worth a fortune.
Maybe you had a friend make a few bucks off a lunch box at a garage sale. Maybe you saw that Comic Book Men where that guy sold those Star Wars ships to buy his girlfriend a plane ticket. We here at CBR compiled a list, based on auction results and successful eBay listings to determine some of the most valuable Star Wars collectibles of all time.
Mattel passed, as did Mego. Every other major toy company in the country followed suit. Finally, Kenner, a small enterprise from Cincinnati whose biggest toy to date was the Easy Bake Oven, rolled the dice and introduced the world to Star Wars toys.
The last figures in the series were released during the Power Of The Force series inbefore Kenner released figures based on the Droids and Ewoks cartoon TV shows. After that there was a ten year break until Hasbro started to produce Star Wars figures again in Here is an alphabetical list of Star Wars figures released on a Star Wars cardback.
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Inno one knew what Star Wars would eventually become. But with a patience and good fortune, unopened year-old Star Wars toys now fetch eye-watering prices. While some of the prices listed are for the most exclusive pieces, Star Wars collecting is big business. Our first figure is a bit of an exception compared to others on this list because it was never actually available for sale.
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