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[14 Apr 2017 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Star Wars’ Products Launching at Select Locations in the Disney Parks

Disney has announced a new slate of Star Wars merchandise launching at this week’s Star Wars Celebration in Orlando and at the Disney Parks.
A limited release boxed set of Astromech droid action figures debuts this month. The figures are inspired by characters from the animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars.
Three limited-release action figures are also debuting this month including C1-10P “Chopper” from Star Wars Rebels; a two-pack with R2-D2 and C-3P0 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of Star Wars: A New Hope; and R-3D0, the red protocol droid from …

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[31 Jan 2014 | No Comment | ]
Disney XD Introduces Fans to Chopper, the Latest Character Reveal for ‘Star Wars Rebels’ Series

Star Wars Rebels doesn’t debut until this fall, but fans got a sneak peek at one of the droids from the series.
His name: Chopper.
Chopper is described as a lazy, cranky (but goodhearted) astromech droid.
“If Artoo is the family dog,” said Dave Filoni, executive producer of the show, “Chopper is the cat.”
The droid is a crew member of the Ghost and his job is to keep the starship running for the band of heroes.
Chopper’s design was inspired by Ralph McQuarrie’s early concept art for R2-D2, including the arms that fold out …