Round 2, LLC. Announces lineup of Star Wars model kits to launch in 2021
Releases will include updated classic kits along with the model kits featuring the starship inspired by The Mandalorian™
South Bend, IN 6/10/2021 — Round 2, LLC. owners of AMT and MPC model kit brands have announced that they are adding a selection of Star Wars™ model kits to their line of licensed sci-fi models that will arrive at retail starting in August 2021. The selection of models will include re-issues from the AMT & MPC tooling bank that will showcase the same attention to detail and improvements modelers have come to expect from Round 2, including vintage reproduction packaging, expanded decal sheets, improved part fit, and updated details.
The most notable addition to the line is an entirely new model kit in 1:72 scale of the Razor Crest™ starship from the popular Lucasfilm series The Mandalorian™, streaming on Disney+. This glue-together kit will feature authentic elements including optional landing gear, open or closed entry cargo ramps, and a detailed cockpit featuring both the Mandalorian and Grogu, aka “the Child.” The kit will be available in December 2021.
2021 reissues will include:
- Snap-together X-wing model kit with expanded decal sheet and sticker option included – August 2021
- Snap-together B-wing model kit with expanded decal sheet and sticker option included – August 2021
- Glue-together AT-AT model kit with expanded leg articulation and includes laser canons and snowspeeders – September
- Boba Fett’s Starship model kit with opening panels and a pilot figure of Boba Fett and Han Solo frozen in carbonite – October
- Darth Vader’s TIE Fighter model kit with updated top and bottom hatch details and new Darth Vader pilot figure – November
- The Millennium Falcon model kit with updated shorter sidewalls, engine grill detail, and all-new radar dish – November
“We are thrilled to add Star Wars model kits to our line and offer them under their original brands,” said Tom Lowe, CEO, and President of Round 2. “Our customers know they can expect the same amount of energy and attention to detail to be put into these great kits as they have seen with all of our other models.”
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About Round 2
Round 2, LLC is an innovative collectibles company located in South Bend, IN. The creative team at Round 2 is dedicated to producing detailed, high-quality collectible and playable items appealing to the young and young at heart. Round 2 brands include Polar Lights®, AMT®, and MPC® model kits, Auto World® slot cars, Forever Fun™ seasonal products and the licensed brands, Johnny Lightning, Racing Champions, American Muscle®, Ertl Collectibles®, and Vintage Fuel™ die cast.
For more details on all the product lines produced by Round 2, visit our website at: www.round2corp.com
American Muscle® and Ertl Collectibles® are registered trademarks of TOMY International, Inc. and used under license to Round 2, LLC. ©2015 TOMY International, Inc. All rights reserved.
AMT, Polar Lights, MPC, and Round 2 and design are trademarks of Round 2, LLC. ©2015 Round 2, LLC, South Bend, IN 46628. All rights reserved.
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