It's a sad day for R2-D2 fans. Kenny Baker, the actor who brought the Star Wars droid R2-D2 to life has passed away. He was 81, and died peacefully in his sleep after a long fight with a lung condition.
Shortly after Disney announced the die cast Elite Series, they announced a huge collectors pack exclusive to D23. Included were Darth Maul, Anakin, General Grievous, A Stormtrooper, Darth Vader, Boba Fett and C-3PO with R2-D2 leaving fans wondering if he would ever be released individually. Well that time has come and you can now own your own R2-D2 die cast Disney Elite Series figure for only $24.95. Plus you can order online right here so you dont have to worry about dodging parents, kids, and baby stollers at the store!