Star Wars postal stamps – Forget e-mail and write letters you must

by Dhiram Shah

After R2D2 letter boxes USPS continues the saga, as it unveiled 15 new stamps featuring Star Wars characters at Grauman’s Chinese theater in Hollywood where the original “Star Wars” movie opened 30 years ago. The 41 cent stamps will be released on May 25, all the 15 stamps will be issued on a single sheet resembling a movie poster. Once the stamps are available you can vote for your favourite character at, the most popular from the set will be reissued by later summer as a single stamp.

Individual stamps feature:
Darth Vader.
Obi-Wan Kenobi.
Han Solo and Chewbacca.
Anakin Skywalker fighting Obi-Wan Kenobi.
Queen Padme Amidala.
Luke Skywalker.
Princess Leia Organa with R2-D2.
Emperor Palpatine.
Darth Maul.
Imperial Stormtroopers.
Boba Fett.
The Millennium Falcon.
An X-wing fighter.

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