This Star Wars Master Replicas Darth Sidious lightsaber is 0.45 scale–one of the ever popular, officially licensed ‘mini’ lightsaber hilts. The dark chrome variant was a Best Buy exclusive.
The back of the box shows nice little picture of the hilt. The inside of the box features a brief biography of Darth Sidious. Inside the box, the hilt is shielded by a plastic covering enable a collector to display the hilt without opening the plastic.
What’s in the box? Although the most important piece in the box is the Darth Sidious hilt itself, the box also contains a few key accessories like the plastic display stand base and attachable acrylic arms and the small Master Replicas certificate of authenticity (COA).
If the plastic cover is removed, a black felt inner plastic liner piece houses the Darth Sidious hilt itself and accessories.
The Best Buy exclusive dark chrome variant of the 0.45 scale Darth Sidious lightsaber was limited to only 9,000 units worldwide. The hilt measures about 3.75 inches long and the diameter is somewhere between 0.5 and 0.75 inches. The hilt is solid and weighty for its size (it’s not hollow).
Versions of the Master Replicas Darth Sidious 0.45 scale lightsaber include:
- Darth Sidious Revenge of the Sith Lightsaber
- Darth Sidious Revenge of the Sith Lightsaber Gold Chase
- Darth Sidious Revenge of the Sith Dark Chrome Lightsaber (Best Buy exclusive)
- Darth Sidious Revenge of the Sith Dark Chrome Gold Chase Lightsaber (Best Buy exclusive)
- Darth Sidious Revenge of the Sith Bright Chrome Lightsaber (European exclusive)
All Master Replicas lightsaber are out of production, so you will need to acquire them second hand through lightsaber forums or groups or purchase Master Replicas lightsabers on platforms like eBay [AFFILIATE LINK].