It's not a secret that George Lucas was inspired by the Japanese culture when he came to some of the designs for Star Wars characters like Darth Vader or the Storm troopers armor and helmets, they look pretty much like samurai armors, in the other hand the light savers are as sharp as Katanas, the perfect sword who can cut almost any material, like the light sabers, if the Katana was the soul of the samurai, we can say that the light saber is the soul of the Jedi.
Although you may notice this, what you might not know is that Mr Lucas is a huge fan of one of the grates Japanese movie makers of all time, Akira Kurosawa. Some of the scenes of the first trilogy movies took inspiration from Mr Kurosawa's movies, like The Hidden Fortress or Dersu Uzala.
May be for this or just because the company responsible of the designs is Japanese, but there is not dub that the designs of the Meisho Movie Realization Star Wars line are simply stunning. A perfect combination of some Star Wars most iconic characters, Darth Vader, Boba Fett or the Storm Trooper and the Japanese samurai aesthetic.
This line pays homage to the Samurai esthetic with an full of detail figures, the feudal Japanese armor and weaponry is perfectly captured and mixed with the Star Wars characters by some of Japan's top sculpting talent, made with up to 15 articulation points you'll have endless posing possibilities.
Boba Fett become a feudal bounty hunter with this spectacular feudal Japanese look like armor, this lord-less "Ronin" Samurai came to live via the sculpting ability of Takeyuki Takeya and Junichi Taniguchi. The super-detailed Boba Fett comes with a EE-3 rifle represented like an Samurai matchlock and endless list of accessories that includes the characteristic backpack missile that can be removed and re-attached, and a movable helmet scope.
Darth Vader turns in to a Samurai general in this stunning interpretation of the acclaimed craft master Takeya Takayuki. The feudal Samurai black armour and his helmet, crowned by a Death Star look like plate pattern gives to this figure a luxury finishes. The set includes a light saber, and normal, katana with an interchangeable hands.
Our last empire Samurai is the feudal Storm trooper with his unique white armor. This Darth Vader's foot soldier exquisite figure has been crafted by Japan's top sculpting talent and includes Katana and blaster rifle.
Don't miss this unique opportunity to acquire which could be one of the best Star Wars figure series ever,
may the force be with you!