Star Wars is big in Japan.
Japan has some limited edition Star Wars merchandise.
And it is awesome.
First is the Space Opera toys – they dance and sing along to Star Wars tunes and you can connect them up.
If you buy approximately 1 million Stormtroopers you can make a really impressive army.
Yesterday saw the release of two new figures:
Also, you can buy the usual figurines with a Japanese twist:
And they have some super expensive traditional style figures too:
I don’t know how I feel about Vader in samurai outfits but it’s said that George Lucas was inspired by Japan when making the characters and costumes, so it’s only fair.