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The Star Wars The Vintage Collection Archive Edition book is a comprehensive historical manuscript and detailed visual archive of one of Hasbro's most popular lines of 3.75-inch Star Wars action figures, The Vintage Collection (TVC). It's inspired by Steve Sansweet's Star Wars: The Collector's Archive, released in 1999, and intended to be its spiritual successor.  

Page spread proof-of-concept (subject to change).
Page spread proof-of-concept (subject to change).

Whether you're new to Hasbro's The Vintage Collection or a long-time collector, you'll find the book's easy to use layout an invaluable resource. With approximately 300 pages covering The Vintage Collection action figures, creatures, vehicles and playsets, entries include a detailed record of each item with crisp, high-resolution photos printed on premium-quality paper.  

Visual guide layout format (subject to change).
Visual guide layout format (subject to change).

Chapter breaks feature full-spread width photos inspired by classic Kenner-packaging, with a modern twist. Photos are meticulously created by renowned toy photographers. For those of you who grew up during the Kenner-era these nostalgia-laden photos will take you back to your childhood. 

Sample of a full spread-width chapter break (subject to change).
Sample of a full spread-width chapter break (subject to change).

If you're an action figure collector, a Star Wars fan or just an admirer of great toy photography, this book belongs on your shelf! 

  • Deluxe hardcover in an 9.25 x 11.5 inch (23.5 x 29.5 cm) format
  • Professionally designed layout with easy to use reference guide featuring high-resolution photos and detailed write ups printed on premium quality paper
  • Covers The Vintage Collection (TVC) 3.75-inch action figures, creatures, vehicles and playsets. 
  • Chapter breaks with full-page width photos inspired by classic Kenner-era packaging
  • Additional content unlocked with stretch goals.
  • Approximately 300 pages
  • December 2019 delivery

 Written by Derryl DePriest, former Vice President of Global Brand Management at Hasbro and Star Wars brand team leader overseeing development and design of The Vintage Collection line.

Photographed and designed by Rich Alot and D. Martin Myatt, lifelong Star Wars collectors and contributors to the Star Wars photo archive on Rebelscum.com, one of the most comprehensive archives of modern-era Star Wars collectibles online.

Foreword written by Steve Sansweet, President and CEO of Rancho Obi-Wan, a non-profit corporation using Star Wars collecting to educate and inspire. In addition to being the saga’s top collector—as Certified by Guinness World Records—Steve is a recognized authority on all things Star Wars, from the making and marketing of the movies and spin-offs to the activities of fans worldwide.

Chapter break images featuring toy photography specifically created for the book by:


This book is not authorized or endorsed by Disney, Lucasfilm or Hasbro. All registered trademarks are copyright their respective holders and are used under Fair Use. 

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$70USD + Shipping

The Vintage Collector

You'll receive one (1) printed copy of The Vintage Collection Archive Edition book.

Includes:

  • The Vintage Collection Archive Edition Book

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