Das Star Wars Universum ist grenzenlos. Die Mythologie wächst ständig weiter. Das Kreativ-Team um Sideshow Collectibles Creative Director Tom Gilliland möchte in Zusammenarbeit mit Lucasfilm und der neuen „Mythos“ Sammlerserie an dieser Expansion teilnehmen. Die einzelnen Episoden der neuen „Mythos“ Serie erzählen mehr vom Charakter und den Hintergründen der faszinierensten Persönlichkeiten aus der Star Wars Saga.
“The Star Wars Universe is limitless with possibilities, its mythology ever-expanding. Our art team wanted to contribute to that expansion by telling new stories about some of the most compelling Star Wars characters. With the encouragement of Lucasfilm, we created the Mythos line of statues.
This line of collectibles will be populated by characters from new and existing story lines. We will bring history, unique details and personal choices to each in order to elaborate on who they are. Through the design and sculpt process our goal is to delve deeper into these established characters and offer our own interpretations of what they have done outside of the Star Wars canon.
Our art team is taking the themes and core concepts common to the Star Wars mythology, such as love, honor, hope, despair and adventure, and accentuating those themes to achieve a collection of figures unlike any we’ve previously offered. Our vision is to portray moments in the imagined lifetimes of these characters and reveal them in a new way, in a new light. We hope to capture the imagination of Star Wars fans all over the world, and share with them our own adventures in that galaxy far, far away.”
Tom Gilliland, Creative Director, Sideshow Collectibles