Hasbro Star Wars Retro Collection is a product line that primarily consists of 3 3/4 inch action figures. The nostalgic design and detailing of the figures, as well as the packaging, take inspiration from the vintage Kenner Star Wars toys from 1970s and 1980s. Retro Collection figures even feature classic Kenner branding (Hasbro purchased Kenner in 1991) and a weathered appearance to the card stock. In addition to action figures, the Star Wars Retro Collection also includes a few retro board games.
Hasbro launched the first wave of Retro Collection figures in 2019. The company continues to release new figures each year. As of 2023, the line is still in production and is not cancelled. Although the product line targets nostalgic adult collectors, Retro Collection figures are suitable for individuals ages 4 and up.
A typical wave of figures in the toy line centers around characters from a particular Star Wars film or television series. So far, the waves have centered around the following films and series’: A New Hope, Empire Strikes Back, The Mandalorian Series, Obi-Wan Kenobi Series, Return of the Jedi, and The Book of Boba Fett Series. Individual figures include retro-style accessories like cloth cloaks, telescoping lightsabers, or solid-color lightsabers.
Hasbro make similar vintage-style figures across other franchise as well including Marvel Retro and Indiana Jones Retro Collection.
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Complete List of Star Wars Retro Series Collection 3 3/4 Inch Figures
Wave 7 (2023) The Book of Boba Fett
Boba Fett (Dune Sea)
The Mandalorian (BOBF)
Wave 6 (2023) Return of the Jedi
The Emperor (Palpatine)
Han Solo (Endor)
Lando Calrissian (Skiff Guard Disguise)
Princess Leia Organa (Boushh Disguise)
Luke Skywalker (Jedi Knight)
4-LOM & Bossk Amazon exclusive
Boba Fett & Bossk Amazon exclusive
Luke Skywalker Snowspeeder (Prototype Edition)
The Mandalorian (Prototype Edition) Target exclusive
A New Hope Collectible Multipack #2 (6-figure pack including chromed See Threepio (C-3PO), chromed Artoo-Deetoo (R2-D2), Ben (Obi-Wan) Kenobi, Death Squad Commander, Jawa, and Tusken Raider)
Wave 5 (2022) Obi-Wan Kenobi Series
All standard Wave 5 figures are characters from the Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ limited series.
Darth Vader (The Dark Times)
Obi-Wan Kenobi (Wandering Jedi)
Reva (Third Sister)
Chewbacca (Prototype Edition) Target exclusive
Dengar & IG-8 (2-pack) Amazon exclusive
A New Hope Collectible Pack #1 (6-figure pack reissuing: Chewbacca, Darth Vader, Han Solo, Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia Organa, and Stormtrooper) first available at Star Wars Celebration
Wave 4 (2021) The Mandalorian Series
All of the standard figures from Wave 4 are characters from The Mandalorian Disney+ series.
Boba Fett (Morak)
Imperial Death Trooper
The Mandalorian (Beskar)
Wave 3 (2021) The Mandalorian Series
All of the standard figures from Wave 3 are characters from The Mandalorian Disney+ series.
The Child (Grogu)
Boba Fett (Prototype Edition) Target exclusive
Remnant Stormtrooper exclusive to Monopoly: Star Wars The Mandalorian Edition Retro Boardgame
Stormtrooper (Prototype Edition) Target exclusive
Wave 2 (2020) Empire Strikes Back
All Wave 2 figures are characters and their outfits and accessories from the film Empire Strikes Back (1980).
Han Solo (Hoth)
Luke Skywalker (Bespin)
Luke Skywalker (Snowspeeder) exclusive to Hoth Ice Planet Adventure Retro Board Game
Wave 1 (2019) A New Hope
The inaugural wave of the Star Wars Retro Collection features many of the classic characters from the film that started it all, Star Wars: A New Hope (1977)! Although Sir Alec Guiness’ Ben Kenobi is strangely absent from the first wave, the figure is finally slated for release in mid 2023. Hasbro re-released all six Wave 1 figures in 2022 as the Star Wars: A New Hope Collectible Multipack #1.
Princess Leia Organa
Grand Moff Tarkin exclusive to Escape from the Death Star Retro Board Game
Darth Vader (Prototype Edition) Released at San Diego Comic Con, then available only at Target