Star Wars (Hardcover)

Collecting A Galaxy: The Art of Sideshow Collectibles

By Sideshow Collectibles, Phil Tippett (Foreword by), Samuel C. Spitale

Insight Editions, 9781683836261, 348pp.

Publication Date: December 31, 2019

List Price: 75.00*
* Individual store prices may vary.


Experience Sideshow Collectibles’ astonishing collection of Star Wars sculptures in a whole new way with this deluxe book that explores the incredible artistry behind their creation.

Sideshow Collectibles has been immortalizing fan-favorite Star Wars characters for over a decade with their extraordinary, one-of-a-kind sculptures. This deluxe book celebrates the artistry that goes into capturing the true essence of these iconic characters and the passion and devotion that brings them to life. Featuring never-before-seen pre-production artwork and exclusive insights from the sculpting and design teams on the creation of each piece as well as dynamic photography that illuminates the power of their work, this book is the ultimate celebration of Sideshow’s ongoing journey into the Star Wars galaxy.

About the Author

Sideshow Collectibles® is a specialty creator of licensed and proprietary collectible products. A talented team of renowned sculptors, experienced model makers, painters, and costumers, Sideshow artisans are regularly distinguished for achieving a level of authenticity seldom seen in the figure collectible arena. Sideshow has been highlighted in national trade and specialty toy publications, where its collectible figures and statues have been awarded “Best of the Year.” It is located in Thousand Oaks, CA.

Samuel C. Spitale is a former Senior Manager of Global Product Development at Lucasfilm Ltd. He has written for Star Wars Insider, ToyFare, Geek Monthly, the Huffington Post, and He lives in Los Angeles, California.

Praise For Star Wars: Collecting A Galaxy: The Art of Sideshow Collectibles

"This could very easily be one of the greatest coffee table books for Star Wars fans, but it could also be used as one of the most comprehensive guides for collectors looking to learn more about the figures they proudly display"  
— StarWarsNewsNet