Empire40: Bend ‘Ems

We proudly bring you more content from last months Farthest From event Empire40, a celebration of all things The Empire Strikes Back. Today we take a look at a criminally overlooked release – Bend ‘Ems, as Dave Tree dives deep into what is essentially the Constable Zuvio of toy lines.

On Sunday August 2nd 2020 “All the Cool Stuff” and “Farthest From” presented “Empire 40” – a celebration of 40 years of “The Empire Strikes Back”. There were interviews with those involved in making it, and those that have been inspired by it, as well as podcasts, collections, messages and much more.

In this hotly anticipated segment Dave Tree talks us through a brief history of Star Wars BendEms and confirms what we already know:


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Empire 40 was produced by Simon Downes, Martin Keeler, Mark Mulcaster, Mark Newbold and Dave Tree.

Thank you to all who helped make it an incredible event

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From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back (Star Wars)
  • Hardcover Book
  • Dickinson, Seth (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 576 Pages - 11/10/2020 (Publication Date) - Del Rey (Publisher)