Asajj Ventress 12" Figure From Sideshow
Jay Cochran - November 17, 2006
The 12-inch Asajj Ventress figure includes:
- Fully articulated female body with 30+ points of articulation
- Realistic portrait interpretation of Asajj Ventress
- Detailed costume including:
Belt rig with holsters
- Twin curved-hilt lightsabers - unlit
- Twin curved-hilt lightsabers - ignited
Interchangeable hands, including:
- Saber grip left
- Saber grip right
- Force Push right
- 12-Inch Figure Display Base with Star Wars logo
Deep and layered are the schemes of the Dark Lord Sidious, Sith Master and architect of the fall of the Republic. Perceiving in young Anakin Skywalker a strength as yet unseen among even the greatest of the Jedi, the Sith Lord engineers elements into his plans, rich in contingencies, that might either turn the troubled Jedi to his own purpose, or else destroy him altogether. One such element is the dark Force warrior Asajj Ventress.
Found by Sidious's apprentice Count Dooku on the harsh world of Rattatak, Ventress is recruited into the service of the Sith after she proves herself worthy of their attention. Gaunt and bitter, the wiry assassin is trained in the Jedi arts, but her heart is a cold, blackened stone, scorched by resentment against the Jedi who abandoned her and hardened by the cruelties of her brutal world. In a savage gladiatorial contest, Ventress displays lethal excellence in both covert infiltration and combat techniques. Her remorseless slaying of her competitors, either with precise lightsaber strokes or cruelly innovative wielding of her ample Force powers, impresses the Sith, though Dooku himself tests her to determine the true depths of her resourcefulness and mastery of the darkest applications of the Force. Ventress is provided with a ship, new weapons and a purpose- destroy Anakin Skywalker- a task to which she takes with glee.
Though Dooku is confident in his new assassin's abilities, Lord Sidious knows that her victory or failure is immaterial. Ventress, for all her Sith aspirations, will only ever be a tool for him to wield and throw away. She will either kill Anakin, removing one more Jedi impediment to his own ascension, or in dying by his blade herself, she will move the youth ever closer to the Dark Side and assist Sidious's acquisition of him as a disciple. hide this text «
Artist(s): Andy Bergholtz and the Sideshow Collectibles. Figure Design Team
© 2006 Lucasfilm Ltd. & TM.
Product Type: 12-inch Figure
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