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Stormtrooper arrives, this time he is AR infused

First Order Stormtrooper
First Order Stormtrooper

There are Imperial Guard playthings a plenty out there, these armour shell-suited characters lend themselves well to the task. This latest arrival from UBTech Robotics takes things ton another level however. The Star Wars First Order Stormtrooper Robot is an app-enabled (iOS and Android) device features a cutting-edge AR experience, voice command capability, facial recognition and patrolling capabilities. So, its has 1st and 3rd person AR app modes,  so you can issue order via it, launch attacks via the app interface in either first or third person view modes. There are voice commands you can give it, it can create a database of three faces for customized reactions to each and it can patrol areas in your own Imperial base to detect intruders (read parents and pets).

The Star Wars First Order Stormtrooper Robot by UBTECH retails for £299.95 and is available for pre-order at starwars.ubtrobot.com

About Peter Jenkinson

Toyologist Pete Jenkinson regularly writes about toys in national newspapers like The Sun and The Mail. This super-dad has an unmatched passion and dedication for trying and testing the latest, coolest and most interesting offerings from the world of toys.

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