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Your R2-D2 astromech droid

Follow in the footsteps of the master film prop designers and assemble a movie-accurate, half-size replica of the most famous astromech in the galaxy.

Your R2-D2 is also an advanced, autonomous droid, with interactive intelligence and multiple modes and functions.

With his sensors, camera, microphones, sophisticated logic boards and powerful motors, R2-D2 can interact with his owner, as well as move and behave just like the astromech from the Star Wars movies.

Find out more about this model

Discover the secrets of R2-D2

R2-D2 has his own app

After assembly, you can control R2-D2 from your smartphone or tablet [with Android or iOS]. R2-D2 can also follow voice commands. 

• Control movement and moving parts such as his head or retractable arms 

• Project images of Princess Leia or Luke Skywalker 

• Record videos and take photos 

• Activate hidden pop-up lightsaber

Inspiring content

Master your knowledge of R2-D2 and Star Wars

How it works


Start building

Subscribe now and receive your first monthly package with 2 assembly stages + tools in 10-12 business days. Start for only $1!


Step by step

Every month receive 4 assembly stages with everything you need to build your model. Each stage includes a magazine with tutorials, amazing facts and articles.


Enjoy the journey

Immerse yourself in the Star Wars galaxy and be amazed at what you can achieve.

Special subscription gifts

You'll receive the following gifts during your subscription

In the event of any gift being out of stock, or due to any circumstance beyond the control of the publisher, it will be replaced by another of equal or greater value.

What will you receive?

All you need to assemble the model

Video Tutorials

In addition to the magazines, you will have access to video tutorials for each stage. Watch the first video here.
Help Center Service

We are here to help you whilst you are building your model. You can contact us via our Customer Service with any questions you may have with the model assembly.

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How does this subscription work?

The R2-D2 is complete in 100 assembly stages (parts to build and magazines).

The first package contains 2 assembly stages and a screwdriver. Afterwards, every month you will receive a package with 4 stages. 

Each assembly stage is only $13.99. From the 79th onwards, each assembly stage is $14.99. The 1st stage is now at the special price of $1, the 2nd, 3rd and 4th at $7.00 each. Don’t miss the chance to enjoy this special offer!

Shipping & Handling on your 1st package is completely free! From the second shipment, the S&H cost is $2.40 per stage.

You will also receive fantastic gifts throughout your model build experience.

The assembly process and the content of the magazines have been created by engineers and experts in the Star Wars universe so that beginners and expert model makers can enjoy the experience.

To assemble you need just a screwdriver, which comes in the 1st stage of the model.

After assembling your R2-D2 model you will be able to control it using your smart phone or tablet (Android and iOS). You will just need to download the application ‘R2-D2 Droid Control’, which is completely free to control its movement, to record videos, to take photos, to activate the hidden pop-up lightsaber and to project images of Princess Leia or Luke Skywalker. R2-D2 can also follow voice commands.

You can also download the R2-D2 User Guide in PDF format above on this page

The first shipment will be made between 10 and 12 business days after receiving your subscription order. The following packages will be shipped monthly.

You can cancel your subscription anytime you want. However, we would advise that you provide us with 28 days notice of cancellation, otherwise your next shipment/s may already be on their way to you and we will be unable to prevent the delivery. Please contact our customer service team who can help you with this.

If you are not happy with any package you can return it within 14 working days of receiving it, with any seals and shrink-wrap intact. Please, contact our customer service team who can help you with this.

At Fanhome you have the option to pay for your subscription using a Credit card, Debit Card or Paypal.

Your Customer Portal is a great way to manage your collection. You will be able to check details of all the packages you've received, as well as any packages that are already on their way to you. In addition, you can track your shipments, manage your subscription and update your personal data from your customer portal. Everything you need - at your fingertips!

If you have any questions or wishes, you can always contact our customer care by email or just call us 800-581-2770 (10:00 AM EST – 19:00 PM EST Monday to Friday).