Sideshow welcomes Hot Toys as our sole distributor of Star Wars collectibles in Asia

Hot Toys sole distributor of Star Wars

Sideshow Collectibles is excited to announce Hot Toys as the sole distributor for Sideshow Collectibles’ Star Wars products in Asia.

Hot Toys and Sideshow have a long history of partnership in bringing high quality collectibles to fans, and now the collaboration will get even bigger. Hot Toys will distribute Sideshow’s finely crafted sixth scale figures from the Star Wars saga throughout Asia. The distribution will expand even more in Hong Kong and include Sideshow’s amazing Life-Size and Premium Format™ Figures.

With the new and highly anticipated Star Wars films coming in the next few years, Hot Toys and Sideshow will definitely be here to expand your high-end collection of Star Wars figures, statues, and more!

For fans in Hong Kong, a number of Sideshow’s Star Wars Collectibles will be showcased at Toy Soul 2014 from December 19th – 21st and selected items will be open for pre-order. Don’t forget to come check them out!

F.A.Q.

Q. Which countries are considered a part of the new Asia distribution partnership?

  • Mainland China
  • Hong Kong
  • Taiwan
  • Singapore
  • Malaysia
  • Philippines
  • Indonesia
  • Thailand
  • Japan
  • South Korea

Q. Will I still be able to buy Sideshow Star Wars collectibles at my local collectibles store?

In most cases, yes! If you have a favorite local store or vendor, please contact them to check if they will still carry Sideshow Star Wars products.

Q. Will I still be able to order Sideshow Star Wars collectibles on Sideshow.com if I live in one of the countries above?

A. No, but our friends at Hot Toys will be able to help you locate a convenient store or website to make your purchase. Please contact [email protected] for more information.

Q. Will this affect the Star Wars items I have already placed an order for through Sideshow.com?

In most cases, no. Sideshow Star Wars items that ship by January 31, 2015 will not be affected and will still ship from Sideshow or an official Sideshow distributor directly. Sideshow Star Wars items that ship in 2016 and later will be handled directly through Hot Toys and their official distributors.

Q. What will be the first Sideshow Star Wars item(s) that will be affected?

Any item that ships to customers starting on January 1, 2016 and later will need to be purchased directly from Hot Toys or one of their official distributors.