EMPEROR PALPATINE

Emperor Palpatine

Source: Expanded Universe:
(During The Empire Strikes Back)
Year: 2009
Retail: $7.99
Assortment: Basic Figures
Series: 6
Number: BD-39
Assortment Number: 87572/87535
UPC Number: 6 56569 35490 1
Weapons and Accessories:

  • Hood
  • Sith Robe
  • Cane
  • Lightsaber*
    Droid Factory Piece:
  • U-3PO Torso

  • Comments: The Emperor contacts Darth Vader during the Sith Lord's pursuit of the Millennium Falcon. Palpatine warns Vader of a disturbance in the Force caused by the son of Anakin Skywalker. The Emperor commands Vader to turn the young Jedi to the dark side.











    Points of Interest:
  • (*)Although based on the scene in The Empire Strikes Back, the Emperor did not have a lightsaber in the film.
  • Emperor Palpatine is based on the figure from 2005's ROTS Evolutions - The Sith set. This time around, the figure has a new head sculpt and includes a new hood and soft goods robe.
  • This figure contains an extra "Droid Factory" piece to Build-A-Droid. This figure includes U-3PO's torso.
  • There is a variant edition of the Build-A-Droid figure in this wave: it comes painted in either a silver or a champagne finish.
  • Photography by Dan Curto

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