This wave included characters seen in Episodes II & III…which was planned to coincide with a big-screen 3D release. ALthough those plans completely changed, the toy line plans still followed through, although the execution left a lot to be desired. In an effort to reduce costs and be more affordable, this line saw a return to a limited-articulation style with basic paint deco. Despite the great sculpts, collectors have grown tired of these characters…and some perceive this move as the beginning of the end of a once-great toy line. get the full gallery after the jump!