We have no office-related justification for this. They were just really cute. Push on Darth Vader’s and Chewbacca’s bellies to hear them speak, or growl. Underground Toys licensed James Earl Jones’s voice for this, says licensing director Robyn Morgan. The 24-inch Chewie plush came out in January 2011 and was sold in Gap Kids (GPS). The 24-inch Darth Vader is new for 2012.
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