The Star Wars merchandise is inarguably one of the most successful marketing strategies ever to have come out from a film. The Star Wars has been one of the most successful move franchises in the history of filmmaking, with revenues amounting to $12 billion since 1977. However, the revenue of The Force does not only come from the series itself. It also gains high sales with its merchandise, like toys, gadgets and clothes, covering 44% from the total sales. This only proves how wild the Star Wars fans are that the merchandise has turned into much loved collectors’ items over the years. Today we are going to talk about the Star Wars lamps.
Finding the Favorite Lights
It is quite interesting that even the lamp merchandise of the Star Wars has become a big hit not only on kids who’d love to play with the lights but also on adults who love collecting Star Wars items. The colorful and bright lamps have attracted both boys and girls of different ages, making it one of the most sold out merchandise among the Star Wars line.
With the latest addition to the sequel, The Force Awakens, coming into cinemas this year, it will be good to look at some of the most sought after lamps. Here are some of the top Star Wars lamps that became a hit in the market:
- Star Wars Original Trilogy Lamp with Illuminated Lightsaber
s. With the favorite cast gracing the lamp, Luke Skywalker holding on to his lightsaber, Han Solo braving it with a gun, Chewbacca being his grumpy self, Princess Leia very beautiful in white, this Original Trilogy Lamp is definitely one for the books. What makes it stand out are the light-up lightsabers coming from the base of the lamp. So far, the lamp is available for preorder at the price of $199.95 or £129.
- Star Wars Lamps (Dart Vader/Stormtrooper). These come as heads of two of the most popular Star Wars figures: Darth Vader and Stormtrooper. The eyes of Darth Vader light up a glowing red while Stormtrooper’s helmet lights up a glowing white. The material is made from PVC, with the illumination coming from internal LEDS. These also come in small and large sizes and are priced $199 – $49. This is pegged for both kids and adults alike.
- Star Wars Motion Lamp. The motion lamp also comes with Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader, an elegant lamp perfect for different ages. The Luke Skywalker lamp boasts of its blue lava-like wax while Darth Vader has the red lava-like wax. It works as a motion lamp, where the liquids heat up then the wax eventually moves, creating beautiful light like lightsabers. It is glass and it is hot wax so remember to take precautionary measures when using. This is specifically intended for collectors aged 14 and above and comes with a spare bulb when bought.
For more limited editions of Star Wars lamps, you may browse on our original Star Wars merchandise. Feel The Force right through you with these beautiful lamps!