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Jakks Pacific celebrates Star Wars Day

Published on: 3rd May 2013

In celebration of the upcoming Star Wars Day on May 4, 2013, Jakks Pacific has announced its expanded worldwide agreement with Lucasfilm to include the Revenge of the Sith 501st Legion Clone Trooper and Shock Trooper in its 31” Giant Figure line-up.501_Trooper_300

Expected to hit store shelves worldwide in Autumn 2013, the troopers join the already announced 31” Giant Darth Vader figure, which will be available worldwide at major retailers this Summer.

Tara Hefter, VP, licensing, Jakks Pacific, said: “The legendary clone troopers are as iconic in the Star Wars universe of characters as Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker, and we are excited to add them to our 31” Giant Figure line. Our stellar line-up of 31” Giant Star Wars action figures will allow a new generation of fans to live out the epic adventures and battles between the Light and Dark Sides of the Force.”

With seven points of articulation, highly detailed features and iconic blaster, the 31” Giant Clone Trooper and 31” Giant Shock Trooper are the largest articulated collectable figures of their kind.

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