Check Out Hasbro’s Empire Strikes Back 40th Anniversary Figures!
This year, in celebration of May the Fourth and the 40th anniversary of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back, Hasbro sent a special package ComingSoon.net’s way! This mailer came complete with the Star Wars: The Black Series 40th Anniversary 6-inch Figure Assortment, including beloved characters such as Luke Skywalker, Princess Leia, Han Solo, Yoda, and more. Check it out in the gallery below, along with buy links for all the figures!
Along with the figure assortment, this package also included printed backdrops of iconic Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back scenes, recreating some of our favorite moments from the film.
Directed by Irvin Kershner from a screenplay by Leigh Brackett, Lawrence Kasdan and George Lucas, The Empire Strikes back opened on May 21, 1980 and went on to gross $547.9 million (unadjusted) at the box office. It is widely regarded by many fans and filmmakers as the best Star Wars movie ever made.
What’s your favorite of the new figure assortment? Which one do you HAVE TO own? Let us know in the comments below!