Star Wars has been a cultural phenomenon for over four decades. The franchise is beloved by both young and old, with each generation finding something new to admire about it. And if you’re a Star Wars fan, you know that there’s no better way to show your dedication than by collecting Star Wars figures. From the original trilogy to the latest movies, there are tons of figures out there to choose from. In this blog, we’ll be taking a look at the best Star Wars figures that you need to add to your collection in 2023.
1. Hot Toys Mandalorian and Grogu Deluxe
One of the best things to come out of the Star Wars franchise in recent years is the Mandalorian series on Disney+. This Hot Toys figure set features the titular character, Din Djarin, and his sidekick, Grogu. The level of detail in these figures is stunning, and they’re both fully poseable. The Mandalorian comes with a number of different accessories, including his jetpack, a rifle, and a blaster pistol. Grogu, on the other hand, comes with a crib, a pram, and a necklace that lights up. If you’re a fan of the series, you won’t want to miss out on this set.
2. Black Series Archive Figures
For those who like to keep their collection up-to-date, Hasbro’s Black Series figures are a must-have. In 2023, they’ll be releasing a handful of archive figures, which are updated versions of previously released figures. This includes figures like Jedi Knight Luke Skywalker, Qui-Gon Jinn, and Princess Leia in her Hoth outfit. These updated figures feature improved sculpts and paint jobs, making them even more screen-accurate than before.
3. Lego R2-D2
If you’re looking for a Star Wars figure that’s a bit more hands-on, you can’t go wrong with Lego’s R2-D2. The set features over 2,300 pieces, which combine to make a fully poseable and functional R2-D2 figure. The figure includes a number of different accessories, including a rotating head, retractable third leg, and a hidden lightsaber. Putting this figure together is sure to be a rewarding experience for any Star Wars fan.
4. Hot Toys Ahsoka Tano
Star Wars fans have been waiting for Ahsoka Tano to make her live-action debut for years, and in 2020 she finally made her appearance in the Mandalorian series. This Hot Toys figure captures the character’s likeness perfectly, right down to her unique montrals and lekku. The figure includes a number of different accessories, including her lightsabers and a cloth cloak. If you’re a fan of Ahsoka or the Mandalorian series, this figure is a must-have.
5. Funko Pop Darth Revan
Finally, for fans of the Star Wars Extended Universe, Funko Pop has released a figure of Darth Revan. This character first appeared in the Knights of the Old Republic video game and has since become a fan favorite. The Funko Pop figure captures the character’s unique look perfectly, right down to his red and purple lightsabers. This figure is sure to be a standout in any Star Wars collection.
Whether you’re a lifelong Star Wars fan or just starting to get into the franchise, there are plenty of great figures out there to add to your collection in 2023. From Hot Toys’ movie-accurate figures to Lego’s building sets, there’s something for everyone. So why not start planning your collection now? May the force be with you!