The Ultimate Collector Series R2-D2 design video is now out! After watching an earlier design video by TLC, fans noticed a model of the UCS R2-D2 in the intro. Now the rumors have become fact and the UCS R2-D2 is official!
EDIT: 2,127 Pieces, 179.99 USD and 229.99 CAN. Release date is the end of May.
Thanks to Brickset for the heads up.