Mattel Is Releasing Barbies Based on Original Trilogy ‘Star Wars’ Concept Art!

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Mattel/Barbie has announced three new Barbie doll based on concept art from the Original Trilogy Star Wars era concept art!

That’s right. Original Trilogy (my favorite!)  Thanks to a friend on Twitter for tagging me in it!

There are three dolls up for pre-order on Amazon in this new Star Wars X line. Each one is inspired by a character from the original Star Wars films.

Star Wars X Darth Vader Doll – Pre-order price $100.00

  • The Star Wars x Barbie collaboration is an homage to Star Wars: A New Hope.
  • This eponymous collection, inspired by the film’s original concept art, re-imagines iconic characters through a distinctive Barbie high-fashion filter.
  • This collectible Star Wars x Barbie doll captures Darth Vader’s Sith armor silhouette in head-to-toe black. She wears a shiny-black peplum top, panelled pencil skirt and knee-high boots.
  • Metallic details at her collar and waist, dark glasses and a long, black cape finish the look.
  • Star Wars Darth Vader x Barbie Doll includes a Star Wars doll stand and Certificate of Authenticity.

Star Wars X Princess Leia Doll – Pre-order price $100.00

  • The Star Wars x Barbie collaboration is an homage to Star Wars: A New Hope.
  • This eponymous collection, inspired by the film’s original concept art, re-imagines iconic characters through a distinctive Barbie high-fashion filter.
  • This collectible Star Wars x Barbie doll captures Princess Leia’s iconic look in an elegant gown with dramatic, floor-length sleeves.
  • Details include a silvery peplum belt, cuff jewelry and an up-do inspired by her signature bun hairstyle.
  • Star Wars Princess Leia x Barbie doll includes a Star Wars doll stand and Certificate of Authenticity.

Star Wars X R2-D2 Doll – Pre-order price $100.00

  • The Star Wars x Barbie collaboration is an homage to Star Wars: A New Hope.
  • This eponymous collection, inspired by the film’s original concept art, re-imagines iconic characters through a distinctive Barbie high-fashion filter.
  • This collectible Star Wars x Barbie doll captures R2-D2’s look in a geometric ensemble with a dome skirt, bomber jacket and thigh-high boots over silvery tights.
  • A vibrant blue ponytail and “radar eye” detail complete the look.
  • Star Wars R2-D2 x Barbie Doll includes a Star Wars doll stand and Certificate of Authenticity.

She has a C-3PO purse! Plus that hair is very long and brushable!  Mattel if you want someone to review these please let me know!

These dolls are currently on pre-order via Amazon. The release date is November 18, 2019!

I really do like these and the details on them. Darth Vader screams “The Devil Wears Prada” but it really fits here!  The price per doll is a bit high, but when I collected Barbie dolls back in the day, I saw much higher prices!

What do you think? Comment and let us know.

2 COMMENTS

  1. From the thumbnail I didn’t think they worked, but then I saw the other images… wow. Those are actually really awesome and creative.

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