Posted by Jobi-Wan on August 30, 2022 at 12:40 AM CST
Greetings, Rebelscum! If you're a fan of the Disney remote-controlled droids, then you're in luck! R2-W50, the blue and gold R2 unit celebrating the 50th anniversary of Walt Disney World, previously available in the Droid Factory series is now available as a larger interactive version.

From ShopDisney:

R2-W50 Interactive Remote Control Droid Star Wars Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary
Price: $119.99
R2-DW50 is unlike any other Astromech Droid in the galaxy. The droid build is similar to other classic R-series droids, but with an iridescent coloration. This Interactive Remote Control Astromech Droid was created to commemorate 50 years of magic at Walt Disney World Resort.

Magic in the details
Created especially for Walt Disney World Resort

  • R2-W50 Interactive Remote Control Droid toy
  • Fully sculpted
  • Custom paint includes golden and iridescent accents
  • Lights and sound effects
  • Remote features ''forward, backward, left, right, sound, dome, and activate accessory'' controls*
  • Inspired by the Star Wars saga
  • Part of the Walt Disney World 50th Anniversary Celebration Collection

    *Please note: Personality chips and accessories sold separately.

    The bare necessities

  • Ages 3+
  • Requires 6 x AA (included) and 3 x AAA batteries (included)
  • ABS / PVC / polyoxymethylene
  • Approx. 14 1/2'' H x 9 1/2'' W x 8 3/4'' D
  • Imported

This R2 unit is currently in stock on and has been spotted in the Disney parks.

Let us know in the forums if you collect the remote control droids from the Disney parks. Do like to customize your droids with personality chips and other accessories, or do you keep them looking screen accurate?

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