The Falcon was repackaged in 1980 with Kenner switching out the Star Wars logo in favour of The Empire Strikes Back logo. All other aspects of the 1980 packaging matched the 1979 package art. The artwork was swapped out to Bespin Cloud City images for the 1981 release, and then again in 1983 with Tatooine inspired images and the Return Of The Jedi logo.
Original Retail: $29.99
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- For the most part, the Millennium Falcon toy didn't see much in the way of alterations throughout its five year production run, at one point early on, Kenner added an outline detail of the smuggling floor panel to the removable top piece to show how it can be stored. There currently isn't any known documentation stating when the change was made.
Photography & Text by D. Martin Myatt