Chief Chirpa
Chief Chirpa

Collector's Notes for a vintage Star Wars Chief Chirpa Action Figure:

The leader of the Ewoks, Chief Chirpa was a popular figure when he was released, and as such is fairly easy to find complete with his accessories. He is definitely a case where it can be more expensive to try to complete him, than to buy him complete. His staff is unique to him, so make sure you look close at the details. He is sometimes listed as "complete" but has a reproduction staff or spear, so make sure to read the listing carefully and look close at the photos before purchasing.

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Current Chief Chirpa Action Figures for sale on eBay

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Current pricing on the Chief Chirpa Action Figure

How much is a vintage Star Wars Chief Chirpa Action Figure worth?
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The below ranks are from high to low for loose complete figures. The highest priced figure would be ranked #1, etc.

The Chief Chirpa action figure is a lower value figure (last third). Rank: 78/101
This figure has a high number of sales (top third - many available). Rank: 31/101
This figure gets a low number of bids at auction (last third - less desirable). Rank: 72/101

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A Loose Incomplete Chief Chirpa is worth on average $6.02 as of 3/04/2024. In poor condition, it is closer to $2.72, while excellent condtion examples are closer to $9.90. (click here see the sold listings)

A Loose Complete Chief Chirpa is worth on average $18.61 as of 3/04/2024. In poor condition, it is closer to $11.53, while excellent condtion examples are closer to $26.47. (click here see the sold listings)

A Carded Chief Chirpa is worth on average $95.40 as of 3/04/2024. In poor condition, it is closer to $54.15, while excellent condtion examples are closer to $152.56. (click here see the sold listings)

A Graded Chief Chirpa is worth on average $111.11 as of 3/04/2024. In poor condition, it is closer to $75.82, while excellent condtion examples are closer to $138.26. (click here see the sold listings)

A On Card Graded Chief Chirpa is worth on average $196.38 as of 3/04/2024. There are not a lot of these that go for sale. (click here see the sold listings)

These prices are based on sales data for the last 12 months. The chart below will also show you the lowest and highest values this Chief Chirpa sold for. Currency is set to:

Low PriceAvg PriceHigh PriceAvg # BidsTotal Sales
Loose Incomplete
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0.99 6.02 18.50 3 122
Loose Complete
(click here see the sold listings)
5.09 18.61 46.00 8 157
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41.00 95.40 355.00 12 35
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56.00 111.11 158.05 18 18
On Card Graded
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120.52 196.38 255.00 27 4

Last updated 3/04/2024
Pricing data is based on recently completed online auctions. The data is currated to ensure quality, so there were likely more actual auctions for this figure - we do our best to exclude: figures that are in rough shape, figures that have reproduction accessories, figures that have an incorrect accessory, auctions by sellers known to sell reproduction items, as well as other criteria.


Chief Chirpa has the following accessories (click item for details):


If you collect carded figures, the general trend is that the earlier the card, the more valuable the figure will be - though there are special cases where alternative cards such as foreign labels might fetch more money. The Chief Chirpa Action Figure is on the following cardbacks:
Chief Chirpa Staff 65 Figure Card Back
Chief Chirpa Staff 77 Figure Card Back
Chief Chirpa Staff 79 Figure Cardback
Chief Chirpa Staff 92 Figure Card Back


This section is broken down into three parts. First, we will describe what we call "Pricing Variations". These are differing characteristics in the figure that have a large impact on price. Second, we will look at more distinctive variations that we have identified that may be of interest to collectors. Thirdly, we'll provide links to other variation resources. No one place can cover it all!

We curently classify all Chief Chirpa figures in just one Pricing Variation.

Most action figures have variations of them, and some variations are more desireable to collectors than others. Galactic Collector is currently working on a list of the variations for the Chief Chirpa action figure. In the meantime, we HIGHLY recommend the following resources. (The following buttons will open these external sites in a new tab/window.)

Advice for selling a vintage Chief Chirpa Action Figure: (see next section for general selling advice.)

No specific advice for selling a Chief Chirpa figure. See General Sellers Advice section below.

General advice for selling vintage Star Wars collectibles:

The following suggestions are intended to help you get the best price possible for the figure you are trying to sell, whether you are selling on eBay, Mercari, or any other online platform.

Best Platforms for Selling Vintage Star Wars Action Figures

Every platform has its advantages. If you have a solid brand built in a particular platform - you should definitely sell there. In general, our top pick is eBay. Yes, we are an eBay affiliate, but eBay is a solid, reputable platform that has been around as long as e-commerce. People trust it, and it has solid protections for sellers and buyers. Other platforms like FaceBook Market Place, Mercari, Etsy, and even Poshmark are all solid platforms, but most sellers do not rely on any one of them singly. Often, if you find a listing on one of these platforms, it is likely cross-listed on eBay. So if you are looking to post on a single online platform, eBay is our top recommendation. For local sales, FaceBook Market Place and Craigslist are your best bets. Facebook will probably get you a larger audience, but Craigslist still attracts a large group of people that shy away from social media.

Tips For Listing Vintage Star Wars Action Figures Online

  • Take clear, close-up photos of the figure, including the following:
    • Full body from the front, back, sides AND top.
    • Close ups of the accessory/weapon, by itself, from both sides.
  • Take photos of any damaged areas, including scratches, rubbed off paint, or discoloration.
  • Take photos of the figure standing without help of a stand if you can to demonstrate the tightness of the legs.
  • Take photos of the figure with arms extended to demonstrate the tightness of the arms.
  • Any the above photo suggestions can of course be combined to minimize the number of photos you need to take/upload. Consider an action pose of the figure from an angle, with weapon in hand, and the head pointed at the camera. This demonstrates a number of traits while at the same time making a cool main photo.
  • If the arms and/or legs are loose, disclose that in the listing.
  • If there is any damage or discoloration, disclose that in the listing.
  • DO NOT buy reproduction weapons to sell with a figure to make them "look complete". Collectors do NOT want reproduction items and your reputation can be ruined for selling them. Do your best to verify the weapon with resources like The Imperial Gunnery. If you can't verify it, mention that in the listing. The more effort you put into knowing the product, the more trust you will earn from the buyers!
  • DO NOT post a figure with a vintage accessory that does not go with it and claim that's it's "100% original". Even if the accessory is an original, if it doesn't go to the figure - no one wants to buy it that way. You are better off listing the accessory separately.
  • Avoid using the phrase "No Repro" in the listing to try to indicate that it's all original. Many serious collectors have advanced searches that they use, and frequently block "repro" in the search. So, even though you have a "no" in there, you may be losing some of your audience. Instead, use phrases like "100% original" or "complete and all original vintage accessories".
  • Do NOT post fuzzy or out of focus pictures. Buyers will likely think that you either don't know what you are doing, or that you are trying to hide something about the figure.
  • You do not need fancy cameras to take good pictures for your posting. An older cell phone can often take perfect photos. If you are having trouble getting a clear shot, consider getting or making a simple mount for your phone. This will hold it steady for you while you make sure it gets in focus.

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