Blue Snaggletooth Vintage Kenner Star Wars Action Figure. A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, there was a Star Wars toy store located near Mos Eisley where kids both young and old loved to shop and play. Let me help you build your collection, or find that last missing piece! Factory Error (2 Right Legs). SET INCLUDES: Recreate the bizarre adventure, and create new ones with 4 fully poseable plastic figures: Greedo, Snaggletooth, Hammerhead, and Walrus Man.Graphics depict various characters and activity outside the Cantina. Scene is 18 x 7 inches high. Blue Snaggletooth Action Figure public. (belt, boots, hands, and head). And will more than easily hold a pose and stand on its own. As well as an acrylic. Our favorite blue alien hit the market nearly four decades ago as a production mistake. S toy designers were making the prototype, the only visual resource they had for the character was a grainy, black-and-white photograph of the character's head. Lacking sufficient details from Lucasfilm, the.
Designers essentially made a guess as to color (blue) and height (average human height). Hit the big screen in 1977.S producers saw to their amusement (or horror) that Snaggletooth was about 3 feet tall; and he wore a red suit! When George Lucas finally learned of the error, he demanded the figure be corrected to its short, red state as seen in the film. Responded by making the correction during the production run, scrapping the 3¾ inch alien dressed in a blue jumpsuit with silver go-go boots; and quickly replacing it with the shorter, stouter, and furrier red figure standing just under 3 inches (2¾). Changed the box art to depict the new corrected red Snaggletooth which was also later released separately on a card along with the other creatures that came with the Cantina Set. At the time, these changes made the. All but a distant memory. Carrying the same weapon as the small version, the.
Was available only in a sealed. Baggie and never on any blistered card back.
Furthermore, unlike his replacement, the taller. One more thing collectors will note: In addition to red versus blue versions, there is still another variant. Can be found as either a "Dented Toe" or "Non-Dented Toe" variant. The indentation in one boot is most likely a manufacturing error.
So as you can see, the elusive. In near-mint condition, is one of the rarest and most difficult vintage. Is even more rare since it was made with. Had great quality control, the error was difficult to detect because the.
Baggies; and then packaged and hidden inside a box rather than visibly carded under a bubble. Error I've ever seen documented was posted on the RebelScum blog in October 2010 where the owner said he had a.
Which had two left legs. My son asked me why would someone believe that this item is authentic.
I provided to support its authenticity. S legs are colored exactly the same which would be nearly impossible with the diverse blue/green coloring seen on this. Was molded in hard, brittle plastic that was not able to be safely taken apart. I've ever see "taken apart" are shattered in several pieces because it can't be done without destroying the.Please see my last two photos which show a shattered. Who would want to "risk" taking two expensive and extremely rare. Apart to have a unique variant? The limbs, joints, and head are usually loose or broken. The limbs, joints, and head on this.
Then there's the before-mentioned documented case of a. That had two left legs.
Were back-to-back on the same assembly line, and got the wrong legs switched making two rare errors before. It will be the "crown jewel" of your collection, and make a great conversation piece.
And weapon are 100% original and authentic. Please carefully examine all photos for specific details. With weapon as shown in the photos. There are no musty, moldy, cigarette, or perfume odors present. Collection by getting this original loose.Blue Snaggletooth action figure (factory error). Blue Snaggletooth black smuggler blaster. I've also included an acrylic. Was a Snivvian present in Chalmun's Cantina on the planet Tatooine. He had light-colored skin, black eyes, and dark brown hair. While walking the streets of Mos Eisley, Snaggletooth wore a red tunic over a black shirt along with light-colored pants and boots. The name "Snaggletooth" dates back to the original. Toy line in which an action figure based on the Snivvian was given the name. Later sources which are now identified as belonging to the. Legends timeline noted that the name "Snaggletooth" was actually a nickname, and that the male Snivvian's real name was Zutton. Although the character in the film wears a red-colored shirt, the original. The figure's clothing was changed to red during the toy line's production run as was the figure's height. And will be carefully and expertly packed in a 4 mm plastic. However, first, please wait for me to send you an. I gladly welcome international buyers. However, you will need to use. Listings to make sure that you are getting what you think you are. By using excellent lighting and a high-end camera, I want to make sure that you see an accurate representation of the item(s) you will receive.
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I do my best to describe everything I sell, but I'm not perfect. People do have differences of opinion. I really do take pride in my feedback, and strive for excellence with my feedback score.As I continue to list 100's of new items each month. The item "FACTORY ERROR / DEFECT Vintage Star Wars BLUE SNAGGLETOOTH Kenner Variant withGun" is in sale since Wednesday, August 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Toys & Hobbies\Action Figures\TV, Movie & Video Games". The seller is "tatooinetoyland" and is located in Raleigh, North Carolina. This item can be shipped to United States, Philippines, Cayman islands.