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Darth Vader Nutcracker

 - Nov 22, 2006   Updated: Apr 21 2011
References: hammacher & newlaunches
Steinbach, Germany's famed nutcracker manufacturer, has released a limited edition Darth Vader Nutcracker. The Lord of the Sith is hand-crafted and stands 18 1/2 inches tall. Drop the lightsaber and you'll crack a nut... Actually, I don't think it really works

Implications - Series or brands that have a devout cult following have an opportunity to release a large range of products that allow their followers to integrate the fantasy into their everyday life. By being able to have items such as the Darth Vader Nutcracker that are geared towards specific holidays, the consumer can create lasting memories. These pieces provide another outlet for a positive experience while displaying an individual's affection towards the brand.