Mumbai: A new generation of Star Wars fans have propelled Star Wars: The Clone Wars, the breakthrough CG-animated series, to mega-hit status on Cartoon Network and put Clone Wars products on every kid’s wish list for the 2008 holiday season. Star Wars has become the year’s No. 1 licensed toy property, according to the NPD Group.
"We’re seeing enormous excitement and enthusiasm for Star Wars this holiday season," said Lucas Licensing president Howard Roffman. "We’re happy to offer fans a really fun array of products around The Clone Wars, taking them deeper into the fantasy and igniting their imaginations as only Star Wars can do."
Star Wars toys expected to be favorites for the holidays include Star Wars Clone Trooper Helmet, AT-TE Clone Wars Vehicle, MagnaGuard Starfighter , The Twilight, Star Wars Legacy Collection Millennium Falcon.
Star wars: The Clone Wars also offers exciting gaming and home-entertainment gift possibilities, with the launch of the Clone Wars movie on DVD and Blu-ray for the first time, as well as two new videogames based on the popular animated series Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Lightsaber Duels and Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Jedi Alliance.