|Those macrobinoculars won't help|
find those Tusken Raiders....
|54mm Star Wars Command figures|
face off against 25mm metal minis.
The similarity doesn’t just end with game play. Back in the early 20th century collecting and playing with toy soldiers seemed a typical part of every little English boy’s life (or so we are led to believe). Today Star Wars toys seem – and have seemed for more than 30 year – a typical part of every little American boy’s life. Even at full price the Star Wars Command figures offer kids a chance to collect and field a small army to fight battles in their favorite universe far, far away.
|Star Wars Command Ewoks|
painted by Michael Hansen.
Overall the Star Wars Command sets offer durable “toy soldiers” for kids with a Star Wars theme. The inclusion of the “Roll Attack Striker” is a nice nod (intentionally or otherwise) to H.G. Wells’ Little Wars and a gentle hint to inspire children to dabble in the most basic of miniature wargaming concepts. They’re great for gaming Star Wars fans, who’ve already started painting them and deploying them onto the gaming table.
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