It looks like Lucasfilm is already stepping up its promotion for its upcoming movie, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.” Recently, the studio teamed up with Disney and decided to create a contest for fans.
The contest was unveiled to Star Wars fans through a fan-made stop motion animated video. The footage was released on August 30th to reveal their new toys for the upcoming movie.
Fans participating in the contest will be required to make their own videos. The winner will be decided by none other than Rogue One director Gareth Edwards. Moreover, the winners will also get to watch Rogue One along with their film in cinema hall.
Fans interested can sign up for the contest scheduled to begin on September 30th. Fans can also check out the video below as it reveals the first look at Rogue One Toys. The characters come from Hasbro, LEGO, Funko Pop, JAKKS Pacific, Mattel and Disney Store.
While fans are definitely excited by the video, some images of Rogue One toy were earlier leaked in August. An image of Jyn Erso toys from Rogue One was revealed by Entertainment Weekly earlier this week. Check out the image below.
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story movie will be releasing on December 16th. Felicity Jones is starring as Jyn Erso while Forest Whitaker will be playing the role of Saw Gerrera in the film. In other news, recently, it was also revealed that a new droid has been added in Rogue One movie in the R2 Unit.
— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) August 31, 2016