C-3PO (Star Wars) The Black Series 6" 2017

C-3PO Star Wars The Black Series 6"

C-3PO

  • Toy Line: The Black Series 6"
  • MSRP: $19.99 USD
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  • Scale: 6"
  • Retailer Exclusive: No
  • Variation Pictured: No
  • Date Stamp: 70721
  • Released: 2017
  • Joint Count: 15
  • Joint Details: 1 Ball-jointed neck, 1 lower swivel neck (up and down movement), 2 ball-jointed shoulders, 2 ball-jointed wrists, 1 ball-jointed upper body, 2 ball-jointed hips, 2 swivel thighs (well hidden!), 2 swivel knees, 2 ball-jointed ankles
  • Accessory Count: 0
  • Accessory Details: None

MORE INFORMATION

  • This C-3PO 6" figure was released individually carded in May 2017 in Kenner vintage-inspired packaging
  • The figure is a straight re-relase of the Walgreens exclusive Black Series 6" C-3PO figure from November 2016
  • If you need to differentiate both releases have a look at the feet, the left one in the picture is the Walgreens exclusive, the right one is the Black Series 40th Anniversary C-3PO
  • Here is a picture of both side-by-side: Walgreens exclusive Black Series C-3PO left - Black Series 40th Anniversary C-3PO right
  • There were no accessories included with the figure and there are no panels on the droid which can be opened
  • The two tools (?) on the outside of C-3PO's knees are movable 360 degrees
  • Unfortunately Hasbro decided to give C-3PO a dull golden paint application instead of a shiny, vac-metallized one (a detail which Hasbro has done right in the 3 3/4 inch line many times since 1995)
  • The paint app does reflect the light, but not to the degree to make this figure work the way it should
  • C-3PO also appeared quite dirty in most of the original trilogy, a detail not reflected on the figure
  • 3PO was sculpted nicely and the figure captures the likeness of our favorite Protocol Droid very well, but the lack of accessories (commlink? restraining bolt?) and a mediocre paint application make this a lackluster release

PACKAGING TEXT

Collect All 12 Star Wars Action Figures! Each sold separately. Subject to availability.

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