With star wars robotsYou never know if they were involved in the shoot because at the end of the day, “Star Wars is the story of C3-PO and R2-D2“, as George Lucas once said, or because they’re simple product placement Hasbro ad.
WARNING: From now on news has slight spoilers for the Obi-Wan Kenobi series, from Disney+. If you haven’t seen it, you better stop reading.
We can see how in the first chapters. little Leia is accompanied by a beautiful flying robot small size. named L0-LA59even though everyone calls him on the show Leila’s robot Lola. Just a day after the premiere, Hasbro announced the toy version in 1:1 scale. You can see a gallery here courtesy of Hobbyconsolas.com:
STAR WARS L0-LA59 (LOLA) Animatronic Edition It is the luxury version of the robot. With its extendable legs, the sole can be manipulated as if it were flying or walking.
It has 3 usage modes with 45 sound and light combinations. Lola has sensors that allow her to react to lights and sound. It moves, lifts its ears and opens its mouth automatically.
Admittedly, it’s not even remotely as spectacular as the version of the BB-8 that moves even with the remote, “The Force”, dodges obstacles and does almost the same thing as the original.
At least this animatronic version of the L0-LA59 will cost a little less, $89.95 in the United States. It can be booked starting today and goes on sale in the fall.
There is also a cheaper version, STAR WARS L0-LA59 (LOLA) Interactive Electronic Figure. You can see it here:
It looks a little smaller and can do less. It emits lights and sounds at the push of a button, and its “ears” can move. Cost $38.99and it will go on sale this summer.
We finally have two figures that will become part of the collection Star Wars The Bounty Collection Series 6:
In this case, they are two simple decorative figures, only 5 centimeters high, motionless. handle $16.99on sale in the fall.
They are not far from the toys that we will see inspired by the Obi-Wan Kenobi series, which had a great success among critics and viewers. Ewan McGregor was responsible for the forced silence.
there are already announcements Funko Pop! figures, lightsabers, action figuresand more.
This is Star Wars, a money making machine that both Hasbro and Disney know how to exploit.
Source: Computer Hoy