Three years after the destruction of the Death Star, the Rebel Alliance continues the fight against the Imperial forces and suffers a defeat on the ice planet Hoth. Luke Skywalker journeys to the planet Dagobah to train with Jedi Master Yoda, who has lived in hiding since the fall of the Republic. In an attempt to convert Luke to the dark side, the evil Sith Lord, Darth Vader, lures Luke into a trap in the Cloud City of Bespin. In the midst of a fierce lightsaber duel with Vader, Luke faces the startling revelation that the Sith lord is in fact his father, Anakin Skywalker.
Princess Leia: Based on the POTJ version and POTF2 version of the character.
A key command figure in the Rebel Alliance, Princess Leia becomes a source of inspiration for the Rebels when she stays on Hoth, directing the evacuation, even when the base begins to collapse around her.
Chewbacca: Based on the Saga version of the character.
A warrior of great strength and loyalty, Chewbacca became Han Solo's partner in crime during their smuggling days and fights deside him in the Rebel Alliance.
R3-A2: Based on the R3-T7 Sneak Preview figure.
Developed for service aboard capital warships and battle stations, these droids look much like R2 units except for their clear plastex domes that show off their computer processors.
Luke Skywalker: Based on the POTF2 version of the character.
Riding a tauntaun, Luke Skywalker patrols the perimeter of the Rebel's base on the planet Hoth. During his patrol, he is attacked and captured by a vicious wampa but uses the power of the Force to free himself from the predatory beast.
Tauntaun: Based on the POTF2 version of the creature.
On the ice planet Hoth, the Rebel Alliance uses tauntauns as mounts and pack animals. These easily domesticated animals are protected from the planet's extreme cold by their thick, gray fur.