Hot Toys has revealed a new deluxe collectible figure based on Donnie Yen as Chirrut Imwe in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Here’s Hot Toys and Sideshow Collectible’s official description of the Force-faithful monk’s figure from their official website:
"I fear nothing. All is as the Force wills it."
Fans worldwide are stoked about a new adventure in a galaxy far, far away - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story! One of the most exciting new characters introduced in this epic film is Chirrut Îmwe, a blind warrior monk from Jedha. Chirrut believes all living things are connected through the Force, and his profound spirituality makes him a formidable warrior crucial to the Rebels' desperate attempt to steal the plans of the Empire's devastating super-weapon – the Death Star.
In celebration of the famed Hong Kong actor and martial artist Donnie Yen starring as the spiritual warrior Chirrut, Hot Toys is excited to present a special Deluxe version of the sixth scale Chirrut Îmwe only available in selected markets. This extremely life-like collectible figure is specially crafted based on the character's appearance in the film, featuring a newly developed head sculpt, a meticulously tailored costume, detailed weapons, and accessories including a staff and a crossbow. This Deluxe Version will exclusively include a diorama figure base with a Stormtrooper helmet and a special package design inspired by traditional Asian art!
It is time to #GoRogue and expand your Star Wars Hot Toys collection!
The Chirrut Imwe figure is available to pre-order now and is expected to be released in summer 2017. Check out the preview images in the gallery below.
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In Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire's ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves.
Rogue One : A Star Wars Story, the first standalone movie set in the Star Wars universe, is directed by Gareth Edwards and stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Jiang Wen, and Forest Whitaker.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story opens Dec. 16, 2016.