Shogun Darth Vader needs a drummer to boost the morale of his army, so the samurai styled Taikoyaku Stormtrooper action figure was born for the purpose. Want to recruit him? Let’s keep going.
This is a pretty cool and special Star Wars Stormtrooper action figure inspired by ancient Japanese culture. The action figure measures 6.69 inches tall, and his iconic futuristic white armor has been modified based on those ancient Japanese armor suits in order to make the Stormtrooper look like a samurai who comes from the Sengoku period of Japan, and his armor still remains those symbolic details from its original look, meanwhile, rich detailing and the blend of Japanese elements bring the figure to a new level.
As a drummer from the Sengoku period, the Stormtrooper features Taiko drum on his chest and comes equipped with two drum sticks, a conch shell horn and traditional Sashimono with vintage Galactic Empire’s logo in order to enhance your troop morale in Star Wars. Moreover, the action figure also features many points of articulation and has interchangeable hands for replicating many classic postures in Star Wars.
The samurai styled Taikoyaku Stormtrooper action figure is priced at $90.33 USD. If you’re interested, jump to Bandai for its more details. BTW, also don’t miss the Samurai Ronin styled Boba Fett and more related cool stuff by following tags.