When LEGO Group licensed Star Wars in 1999, this ushered in a new era of collectors and investors. Those who were avid Star Wars fans and traditional LEGO collectors jump on the opportunity, and with very good reason, as the Star Wars sets has proved a valuable collector's items.

In fact, many of the best return on investments for LEGO collectors consistently come from licensed Star Wars sets and minifigures. With sets based on concepts from the Star Wars franchise of films, comic books, video games, cartoon series, and much more, here is our current list of the top most valuable sets and includes both retail sets as well as exclusive sets that were promotional at Toy Fairs or Comic-Con giveaways.
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Episode V
Year 2003
Pieces / Minifigs 698 / 7
Availability Retired
It is based on the film Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back.
10123 LEGO Star Wars Cloud City
Retail $99.99
Value $8,804.82
Growth 8705.7%
Annual growth 18.1%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Miscellaneous
Year 2011
Pieces 140
Availability Retired
Distributed in the 2011 NY International Toy Fair Collector's party.
LEGO Star Wars Miniland Figures
promotional
Value $6,693.93
Annual growth 18.5%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Promotional
Year 2005
Availability Retired
The minifg set of Luminara Unduli was released in February 2005 at the Toy Fair as part of the Star Wars Episode III Revenge of the Sith line.
LEGO Star Wars Toy Fair 2005 Luminara Unduli
promotional
Value $5,885.11
Annual growth 21.2%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Promotional
Year 2005
Availability Retired
The Anakin Skywalker minifigure for VIPs for the 2005 Toy Fair was released as part of the LEGO Star Wars Episode III Revenge of the Sith collection. This set Included the Anakin Skywalker minifigure with light up light saber and stand.
LEGO Star Wars Toy Fair 2005 Anakin Skywalker
promotional
Value $5,190.16
Annual growth 12.4%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Promotional
Year 2005
Pieces / Minifigs 53 / 3
Availability Retired
Toy Fair 2005 V.I.P. Gala set was released at the 2005 Toy Fair as part of the LEGO Star Wars Episode III Revenge of the Sith collection. Included in the set are Darth Vader and Anakin Skywalker minifigures.
LEGO Toy Fair 2005 Star Wars V.I.P. Gala Set
promotional
Value $4,057.17
Annual growth 12.8%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Exclusive Minifigs
Year 2007
Pieces 26
Availability Retired
This was a very limited edition promotional set made available to raffle winners at the LA Star Wars Celebration IV. The promotion was limited to only 500 sets. During the celebration 100 raffle winners per day were allowed to purchase the set from the LEGO Kiosk.
LEGO Star Wars Celebration IV Exclusive
Retail $49.99
Value $3,442.95
Growth 6787.3%
Annual growth 16.0%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Original Content
Year 2013
Pieces / Minifigs 408 / 3
Availability Retired
The Yoda Chronicles set was a promotional set given away to journalists to promote the premiere of The Yoda Chronicles and event that took place in New York on 23rd May.
LEGO Star Wars Yoda Chronicles Holocron Chamber
promotional
Value $3,026.40
Annual growth 13.6%
Year 2001
Pieces 1,868
Availability Retired
It recreates Darth Maul's iconic appearance in 3D Lego form. It stands at 1’ 5” tall and is an amazing replica of the Sith Lord. It was released after Star Wars Episode One: The Phantom Menace and features the movie’s villain.
10018 LEGO Star Wars Darth Maul
Retail $149.99
Value $2,699.00
Growth 1699.5%
Annual growth 9.2%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Promotional
Year 2013
Pieces / Minifigs 3 / 1
Availability Retired
This set was available a free promotion minifig in Toys R Us stores in Times Square New York City with the purchase of set 9493, X-wing Starfighter, and was limited to 1000 minifigs.
LEGO Star Wars I Love NY Yoda
promotional
Value $2,653.87
Annual growth 6.3%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Promotional
Year 2005
Pieces / Minifigs 2 / 1
Availability Retired
The Darth Vader minifig was given to VIP attendees of the Nürnberg Toy Fair in 2005.
LEGO Star Wars Toy Fair 2005 Darth Vader
promotional
Value $2,644.21
Annual growth 20.7%
Year 2005
Pieces 3,441
Availability Retired
10143 Death Star II retired in 2007 in the UK, however in North America it was for sale until early 2009.
10143 LEGO Star Wars Death Star II
Retail $269.99
Value $2,603.28
Growth 864.2%
Annual growth 10.0%
Year 2007
Pieces / Minifigs 5,197 / 5
Availability Retired
LEGO set 10179 Ultimate Collector's Millennium Falcon was a 5,197 piece Star Wars set with 5 minifigs released in 2007.
10179 LEGO Star Wars Ultimate Collector's Millennium Falcon
Retail $499.99
Value $2,436.31
Growth 387.3%
Annual growth 11.4%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / The Clone Wars
Year 2009
Pieces / Minifigs 1,758 / 8
Availability Retired
The set contains 8 minifigures including Clone Pilot and Clone Trooper Clone Wars. The Dropship can also pick up the 7675 AT-TE Walker and 8098 Clone Turbo Tank.
10195 LEGO Star Wars The Clone Wars Republic Dropship with AT-OT Walker
Retail $249.99
Value $1,981.21
Growth 692.5%
Annual growth 16.0%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Comic-Con
Year 2008
Pieces / Minifigs 351 / 5
Availability Retired
This exclusive set was available for limited purchase to attendees of the San Diego Comic-Con that won the daily raffle. Production was limited to 1200 copies.
LEGO Star Wars San Diego Comic-Con 2008 Clone Wars
Retail $75.99
Value $1,907.50
Growth 2410.2%
Annual growth 18.0%
Year 2001
Pieces 1,747
Availability Retired
10019 Rebel Blockade Runner is an Ultimate Collector's Series set of Princess Leia's Corellian Corvette, the Tantive IV. The Tantive IV appeared again in 2009, as a significantly smaller and simpler set 10198 Tantive IV in the standard Mini-figure pl
10019 LEGO Star Wars Rebel Blockade Runner
Retail $199.99
Value $1,713.59
Growth 756.8%
Annual growth 5.5%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / Exclusive Minifigs
Year 2007
Pieces 1
Availability Retired
This is the Star Wars 30th Anniversary Edition C-3PO and was randomly included in a few specially marked LEGO Star Wars sets in 2007. Only 10,000 units were released.
4521221 LEGO Star Wars Gold Chrome Plated C-3PO
promotional
Value $1,700.00
Annual growth 10.6%
Year 2002
Pieces 3,096
Availability Retired
Its initial production featured light gray elements but subsequent production runs have contained mixtures of light gray and light bluish gray elements. It measures 37" by 23".
10030 LEGO Star Wars Imperial Star Destroyer
Retail $269.99
Value $1,500.17
Growth 455.6%
Annual growth 7.5%
Year 2000
Pieces / Minifigs 1,300 / 1
Availability Retired
This set included a standard size R2-D2 minifigure despite the set's status as a UCS set. This astromech size ratio was echoed in a subsequent set.
7191 LEGO Star Wars X-wing Fighter
Retail $149.99
Value $1,346.43
Growth 797.7%
Annual growth 5.6%
Year 2010
Pieces / Minifigs 2,503 / 5
Availability Retired
The included minifigures in the set are Darth Vader, Imperial Pilot, Imperial Officer, Stormtrooper and Luke Skywalker.
10212 LEGO Star Wars Imperial Shuttle
Retail $259.99
Value $1,272.58
Growth 389.5%
Annual growth 13.6%
Theme / Subtheme Star Wars / The Last Jedi
Year 2018
Pieces / Minifigs 778 / 5
Availability Retired
This is the same version of 75188-1 but with a revised Finch Dallow minifig that was only available for a short period of time in the United States.
75188-2 LEGO Star Wars Resistance Bomber (Finch Dallow)
Retail $99.99
Value $1,268.11
Growth 1168.2%
Annual growth 35.4%