DARTH SIDIOUS Star Wars Revenge of the Sith
In the five years following Revenge Of The Sith, the one figure collectors were clamoring for more than any other was Darth Sidious in the robes he wore while fighting Yoda in the film's triumphant third act. The VC12 Darth Sidious action figure from the second wave of The Vintage Collection delivered everything collectors wanted and more!

The second wave of The Vintage Collection was revealed at the 2010 San Diego Comic-Con. With the exception of a single Star Wars (A New Hope) figure that we've always wanted on a Kenner card, this assortment mainly focused on the characters from Revenge Of The Sith, marking the first time anything other than the Original Trilogy was represented on a Kenner Vintage card. The Assortment included Darth Sidious in his brown robes, Darth Vader as he appeared on Mustafar, Sandtrooper with a white Sergeant pauldron, the clean Phase II Clone Trooper, repacked Obi-Wan Kenobi, General Grievous with soft goods cloak, the definitive Magnaguard and the (yawn) repainted Clone Commander Cody. Wave two began shipping in September 2010.
 
U.S. Product Packaging
North American Tri-Logo Product Packaging
  
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Product Information
Manufacturer: Hasbro
Year: 2010
Original Retail: $9.99
Assortment Number: 20819/97568
Placement Number: VC12
UPC Number: 6 53569 51605 7
What's In The Box?
  • Darth Sidious figure
  • Lightsaber
  • Force Lightning
  • Removable Hood
  • Soft Goods Stole
  • Soft Goods Skirt (not really removable -We break our toys so you don't have to)
About This Figure
  • The VC12 Darth Sidious figure contains no reused parts
U.S. Card Variations
  • There was only one regular edition card for the VC12 Darth Sidious action figure.
  • Released simultaneously, Hasbro produced special foil versions of select figures all eight figures in the second wave of The Vintage Collection's 2010 collection. All the foil cards were short packed and boasted much smaller print runs. The Foil to Regular production ratio was roughly one to every ten.
North American Tri-Logo Card Variations
  • There were three versions of the VC12 Darth Sidious sold in Canada.
  • The regular edition card with the starburst Boba Fett offer sticker and the order form.
  • The foil card with the starburst Boba Fett offer starburst sticker and the order form.
  • The regular edition card with the order form but no starburst Boba Fett offer sticker. This version was only found at Toys "R" Us at the end of 2010.
  • By the time the second assortment was released the "Bobba Fett" text error was corrected. To date and based on date stamps, there have been no documented examples of the error sticker showing up on any of the figures in this wave.
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Text & Photography by D. Martin Myatt

Additional Photography by Suzan Lund

US Card Variations Catalogued by Vince Zannelli

Canadian Card Variations Catalogued by Scott McDonald

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