Princess Leia Organa - SW - Basic

Added: May 8th 2018
Category: Star Wars
Reviewer: Paul Harrison

Princess Leia Organa

Detailed Visual Analysis

Princess Leia Organa

General Analysis

Princess Leia Organa was one of the last figures I acquired during my adolescent years. THE EMPIRE STRIKES BACK and RETURN OF THE JEDI card back in the 80s, but I never found her. In my experience, she was one of the more difficult figures to track down that was from the original Star Wars line. I almost thought for a while that they stopped producing her. The action figure never brought me incredible joy, like the action figures from the RETURN OF THE JEDI line, did, but I had already developed a “completist” attitude and needed her for my collection regardless. Years later while in college I started collecting original Kenner figures in their packaging. I finally tracked down a 12-Back version of her, but it arrived damaged. The top of the bubble popped open, and I could effortlessly slide her in and out of the damaged bubble. I ended up putting in a claim with the United States Postal Service to get my hard-earned money back (I was making $8 an hour back then), but I never thought to switch out the mint figure from the damaged figure for a loose version of a lesser quality or condition. Oh well.

Hasbro's Most Definitive Modern Counterpart: 2004's THE ORIGINAL TRILOGY COLLECTION Princess Leia Organa Vintage figure.

Collector Notes

Name: Princess Leia Organa

Collection: Star Wars

Source: A New Hope

Release: 1978

Status: Princess Leia Organa is a straight repack of the figure from the Early Bird Figures set.

Assortment: No. 38190


Retail: $1.99 USD

Alternate Card Art Details:

• Princess Leia Organa

• Trilogo

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Figure Release Information

Major Figure Variations (loose): None

U.S. Card Back Release Information (confirmed to exist)

  1. SW-12A
  2. SW-12C
  3. SW-12D
  4. SW-20A
  5. SW-20E
  6. SW-20F
  1. SW-21B
  2. SW-21C
  3. ESB-21A
  4. ESB-31B
  5. ESB-32A
  6. ESB-41A
  1. ESB-41C
  2. ESB-41E
  3. ESB-45A
  4. ESB-47
  5. ROTJ-48
  6. ROTJ-77A

U.S. Card Back information derived from the Kellerman Book Matrices and confirmed samples

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