PRUNEFACE

Source:
  (Return of the Jedi)


Date Stamp: 1983

Release Date: 1984

Carded Availability:
  Return of the Jedi
  Tri-Logo

Assortment No. : 71320

Retail: $2.99

Weapons and Accessories: 

  • Pruneface Rifle
  • Pruneface Cloak


  • Point of Interest: 
      This figure first appeared on the Return Of The Jedi 77 back card in the United States, but can also be found on the Emperor offer Canadian Return Of The Jedi 65 Back card.

    Comments: Generally speaking, vintage collectors disregard virtually everything the Expanded Universe has offered to the Star Wars community. Even though they still call him Pruneface instead of ...Orrimaarko..., all have to agree that the EU did answer the age old question that overshadows all others in the vintage community: ...Who’s this guy???... With it’s rather ambiguous card back photo, most collectors thought the figure was based on one of the myriad characters from Jabba’s Palace who got a millisecond of screen time in Return Of The Jedi. As it turns out, he ended up being a rebel dude from the second act... who only got a millisecond of screen time in Return Of The Jedi.

    Major Variations: Though all vintage figures have minor variations, the Pruneface action figure has no major variations.



    Text & Photography by D. Martin Myatt.


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