UPDATE: Pre-orders are now live at Entertainment Earth.
Kotobukiya have announced a brand new 1/7 scale Darth Vader Ultimate Evil ARTFX statue based on Star Wars Manga artist, Hiromoto-SIN-ichi’s designs. The statue releases March 2022 and is retailing for $249.99.
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The statue depicts Vader standing victorious over his old master, Ben Kenobi’s empty robes and lifeless lightsaber.
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CONCEPT ART SHOWN PENDING LICENSOR APPROVAL.
●Product release dates shown are for Japan only. For overseas release schedule, please contact your local retailer.
●”Exclusive Items” and “Reproduction” are for Japan only. Please note that not all items are available overseas.
●”Special Bonus Items” only come with products purchased directly from the Kotobukiya shops. In addition, special bonus items are offered only while supplies last.
A new Kotobukiya STAR WARS™ product is here!
Working together with HIROMOTO－SiN－ichi, the well-renowned artist of the STAR WARS comic series, we present to you the latest artist concept of The Ultimate Evil!
A “”Hiromoto-Vader”” based on Darth Vader™ from STAR WARS: A NEW HOPE™ rises and comes to life as a 1/7 scale ARTFX model-kit.
The statue features Vader’s eyes reimagined in the artist’s signature design letting off rage that could easily shake the galaxy as he stands over the empty robe of one-time Jedi master, teacher and friend, Obi-Wan Kenobi™.
Add this figure that has been newly designed to the minute details to your collection and appreciate his unique style!
The original illustrated artwork of The Ultimate Evil will be included as an art print.© & ™ Lucasfilm Ltd.