Always wanted your own giant Millennium Falcon? If so, then you might want to head to Japan, as serial collectible magazine publisher DeAGOSTINI is releasing parts to build your own 1:43 scale spacecraft over the span of 2-years – parts come with the magazine subscription. The completed model measures 80.8 centimeters long (approx 2′ 8″) and 59.6 centimeters wide (approx 2′), and weigh a hefty 7.5 kilograms (16.5-pounds). There’s even lights that turn on and electronic parts, like a boarding ramp as well as landing gear. Continue reading for 8 more pictures and information.
“The magazine that comes with the parts will contain information on not just the Millennium Falcon but on other spacecraft as well, again with many beautiful pictures for your viewing entertainment. The very first issue of Weekly Star Wars will come out on January 5, 2016 at a special price of 499 yen (US$4), while each subsequent volume will be priced at 1,998 yen. You can cancel your subscription any time, but if you’re determined to complete your very own Millennium Falcon, the entire series will last for 100 issues,” reports Rocket News 24.