Star Wars ARC Trooper
Clone Wars, 2003

Star Wars Clone Wars ARC Trooper Prototype Figure

In 2003, Hasbro released their first wave of Clone Wars action figures based on the 2D animated micro-series.

Early designs of the ARC Trooper action figure included a blue injection molded cape.  The cape was changed to gray prior to final production.

Star Wars Clone Wars ARC Trooper 2003
Star Wars 2003 Clone Wars ARC Trooper Figure

Fun Fact:

Collectors got a glimpse of the early design on display in Hasbro's booth at toy conventions.  It also featured on the card back of the production action figure.