From the Disney Parks Blog and written by: Jenna DePellegrini
The Star Wars fan event of the year is here! Star Wars Celebration returns from May 26 – May 29 with a variety of panels, fan events, and showcase events in a weekend of Star Wars festivities. As excitement elevates, I’m pleased to share a sneak peek into some of the brand new merchandise debuting at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim 2022. From Celebration-exclusive items to first-to-market collectibles, ready your Republic credits for these awesome goodies from around the galaxy.
For those making the journey to Star Wars Celebration in Anaheim, new merchandise has landed at Disneyland Resort, including these Star Wars Vintage Box Set Figures and new apparel and accessories from the Star Wars Concept Collection, celebrating the 45th Anniversary of “Star Wars: A New Hope.” All this and more are available in select shopping locations at Disneyland Resort, while supplies last.
Wherever your travels may take you throughout the galaxy, make sure you do so in style with the new Darth Vader Spinner 20” Luggage by American Tourister, debuting first at Star Wars Celebration and coming soon to retail. No journey is complete without some reading material to keep you occupied while in hyperspace! Coming exclusively to the Star Wars Celebration store is the Three-Book Deluxe “Star Wars: The High Republic“ Box Set from Del Rey, featuring author-signed copies of “Light of the Jedi,” “The Rising Storm,” and “The Fallen Star.” Each book features full-color interiors, deckled page edges, an oversized trim size, golden foil on the spines, and padded faux leather covers, hand-stamped with High Republic iconography. This Celebration exclusive is limited to 1000 units and is sure to make a statement on any archivist’s bookshelf.
For those who like to keep time in style, look out for the Star Wars x Citizen Star Wars Celebration Exclusive Watch Collection, featuring styles inspired by the X-wing, Darth Vader, and Yoda. For a more minimalistic way of showcasing your fandom, look no farther than the Star Wars | RockLove Celebration Kyber Crystal Collection, featuring necklaces inspired by iconic Jedi Knights. Arriving first to Star Wars Celebration, fans can accessorize with mini Kyber Crystals inspired by Obi-Wan Kenobi, Mace Windu, Anakin Skywalker, and Yoda.
For Star Wars collectors, you don’t want to miss out on the new Gentle Giant Ltd/ Diamond Select Toys Remnant Stormtrooper 1/6 Scale Mini-Bust inspired by “The Mandalorian.” Limited to only 1000 units and packaged in a full-color box with a numbered certificate of authenticity, this Celebration exclusive is the perfect addition to any collection. Also from Gentle Giant Ltd/ Diamond Select Toys is the Imperial Commander 12” Jumbo Figure inspired by “Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back.” This Celebration exclusive is limited to only 500 units.
For stylish Star Wars fans on the go, these first-to-market Star Wars Celebration Collection designs are just for you. This collection of fashionable bags and wallets includes the Funko POP! Loungefly R2-D2 and X-Wing Bag, the Star Wars Celebration C-3PO Mini Backpack and zip-around wallet, the Star Wars Celebration R2-D2 crossbody bag, and the “Star Wars: The Bad Batch” Hunter and Wrecker Cosplay mini backpack and zip around wallets.
Are pins more your style? Try the Star Wars Celebration exclusive FiGPiN collection featuring pin depictions of some of your favorite Star Wars characters, including Boba Fett, BB-8, Yoda, and more!
For those looking to decorate, Thomas Kinkade Studios is here to bring Star Wars artwork to your space. Coming exclusively to Star Wars Celebration is the Limited Edition Star Wars Canvas Art Collection, featuring authentic art that captures iconic Star Wars scenes and characters through the style of “narrative panoramas.” This collection is the perfect way to bring home the galaxy.
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