Artoo Detoo (R2-D2) (Kenner - Vintage - Star Wars) -

Name: Artoo Detoo (R2-D2)

Collection: Star Wars

Status: Artoo Detoo (R2-D2) is an all-new figure.

Source: A New Hope

Availability: 1978

License: Kenner

Retail: $2.49 USD

Accessory Details: None


Additional Resources

Figure Information:

Major Figure Variations (loose): None


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

  1. SW-12A
  2. SW-12B (pictured above)
  3. SW-12C
  4. SW-12D
  5. SW-12E
  1. SW-21A
  2. SW-21C
  3. ESB-21A
  4. ESB-31A
  1. ESB-32B
  2. ESB-41A
  3. ESB-41B (pictured above)
  4. ESB-41D

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

Palitoy Card Back Release Information (confirmed to exist)

  1. SW-12A (pictured above)
  2. SW-12B (pictured above)
  1. SW-12C
  2. ESB-30B
  1. ESB-41B
  2. ESB-41C (pictured above)

Palitoy Card Back information derived from Mr. Palitoy's Card Back Guide and confirmed samples

Other International card back releases (These are Known Samples, but not a complete listing)

Kenner Canada
  1. SW-12C
  2. ESB-21
  1. ESB-32B
Clipper (Belgium) – Available on Clipper Card Backs, or Palitoy/Kenner Card Backs with Clipper stickers as noted
  1. SW-12
  2. SW-Kenner-21
  1. ESB-Kenner Canada-41
Harbert (Italy)
  1. SW-12 (pictured above)
Glasslite (Brazil)
  1. POTF-9

Visual Guide Credits

Image Composite: Chuck Paskovics
Photography: Chuck Paskovics
Graphics, Page Layout & Design: Chuck Paskovics
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