We first got a glimpse of the return of Darth Vader in the new trailer for Star Wars: Rogue One (watch below).
As Darth Vader just may be the most iconic villain in existence, it's probably a safe bet that Disney will be doing all they can regarding capitalizing on the merchandise of the character. Speaking of, the figures below will be a part of Force Friday at the end of the month, Friday September 30th.
That said, check out a first look at the Darth Vader Star Wars: Rogue One 4-inch action figure from Hasbro. Other Star Wars: Rogue One Hasbro characters revealed include Chirrut Imwe, Cassian Andor, Director Orson Krennic, Jyn Erso, and Star Wars figures for Princess Leia and Rey.
Star Wars: Rogue One Darth Vader, Cassian Imwe, Jyn Erso, Director Orson Krennic, Chirrut Imwe:
Star Wars Leia and Rey:
(via Star War Toy News)
"Star Wars: Rogue One" has a December 16, 2016 release directed by Gareth Edwards and stars Felicity Jones, Diego Luna, Ben Mendelsohn, Donnie Yen, Mads Mikkelsen, Alan Tudyk, Riz Ahmed, with Jiang Wen and Forest Whitaker. Kathleen Kennedy, Allison Shearmur and Simon Emanuel are producing, with John Knoll and Jason McGatlin serving as executive producers.
From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, an all-new epic adventure. 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.
Star Wars: Rogue One trailer: