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OC47150
01-29-2003, 05:06 PM
What was the variation with the Padme pilot? I was fortunate enough to find one with the sticker and without the sticker when it first came out. I noticed there was no major discussion on the boards about this figure (or maybe I missed it. If I did, forgive me.)

So what's the hubbub, bub?

JediTricks
01-30-2003, 11:14 PM
Under the sticker, Hasbro has this ludicrous reasoning as to why Padme is in that costume and who is aboard the decoy ship, I believe because Lucas had this in the film until after Hasbro made the figure and then Lucas changed the plot - he did that several times with Ep 2.

Here's Thrawn's news post about it: http://www.figures.com/databases/action.cgi?setup_file=ssnews2.setup&category=starwars&topic=31&show_article=484

and Hasbro's correction: http://www.figures.com/databases/action.cgi?setup_file=ssnews2.setup&category=starwars&topic=31&show_article=570


Here's a thread I started about this variation, someone moved it though: http://www.sirstevesguide.com/forums/showthread.php?s=&threadid=14039

OC47150
01-31-2003, 10:39 AM
I appreciate the help on this matter, JediTricks!

JediTricks
01-31-2003, 11:33 PM
Glad to help. :)