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Hasbro’s Chewbacca mask sells out following viral video

Published on: 23rd May 2016

The Star Wars mask has sold out across the US and UK following Candace Payne’s viral video.

Chewbacca-480Candace Payne’s Happy Chewbacca video, in which the Facebook user recorded herself having fun with a Star Wars Chewbacca mask, has caused third-party stores on Amazon.com to sell it for $200.

The video, which has been shared nearly 2.5 million times on Facebook since Candace posted it earlier this week, has caused a major surge in sales for the product. It’s currently sold out at Walmart, Kohl’s, Toys R Us and Target, with it also no longer being in stock via Amazon and only available to purchase through third-party sellers.

The full video can be watched below:

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