ArtFX+ Emperor Palpatine

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This was just shown at Celebration! Finally my Royal Guards will have someone to protect!

 
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It was good to see it announced on Facebook, I've already got the Iron Studios version so this has come a little late to get into my collection..., may change my mind if it looks better than the one I have though. lol :)
 
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Nice!

I already have the Attakus version though. But I'll wait to see what the final product will look like.
 
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Wanted a 1/7 Koto Emperor on throne for years. This might be very cool, but too late and too small for me now.
 
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Looking forward to pics of the painted prototype. Might be a good idea to re-issue the Royal Guards two pack when this is released.
 
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I saw the Emperor while visiting Kotobukiya's booth during Celebration VII in Orlando last week, and took some pictures of the unpainted prototype I wanted to share:





 
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NICE! Really can't wait for this one! The Imperial Guards are waiting!
 
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You are welcome, guys. I'm also excited to see Koto working on the Emperor and his throne, which I think it has been a long overdue sculpt. I have the 1/5 scale statue that Attakus produced, but I've never been much of a fan when it comes to the face likeness they gave him. If the ArtFX+ statue ends up having a better resemblance to the character, I'll be getting one for sure. It'd be great also if Kotobukiya could make a larger scale (1/7) of the Emperor and his throne.
 
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I think they've done a great job on this one, a definite replacement for my Iron Studio's statue.
 
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I wish they had included Luke's lightsaber hilt to place under Palpatine's right hand on the chair. A nice rendition of the character nonetheless.
 
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