Gentle Giant Reanimate A Death Trooper As Their Latest Star Wars Statue

Stormtroopers and zombies normally have very little in common-- other than they're non-existent ability to properly aim firearms. However, Gentle Giant Ltd. has decided that, much like chocolate and peanut butter, the Empire's grunts and undead hordes are two great tastes that taste great together! That's right, the latest statue from Gentle Giant's Star Wars line up is none other than the Death Trooper! The shambling clones first appeared in the Random House novel, Death Troopers which introduced a horror slant to a galaxy far, far away; and now you can bring these soldiers very, very close!

Read on for all the info and more Force-shriveling photos straight from Gentle Giant!

 

Death Trooper Statue - $225

Inspired by the events from the Random House novel Death Troopers. Nothing can prepare the galaxy for what lies waiting aboard a seemingly abandoned, derelict Star Destroyer. Amidst its vast creaking emptiness the unknown is lurking and the dead are slowly rising: soulless, unstoppable, and unspeakably hungry.

This elite Stormtrooper is infected with more than just the dark side. This remarkably horrifying 1/6th scale statue is crafted in heavy, high quality poly-stone. Each piece is individually numbered and comes with a matching certificate of authenticity. Accurately sculpted with detailed and distressed armor, then hand painted to Gentle Giant's always exacting specifications, this unique limited edition piece is a must-have for Star Wars and horror fans alike!

For more on the Death Trooper and all the other insanely detailed statues and busts heading your way, be sure to check out Gentle Giant Ltd.'s official website!

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