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What if animals could be stormtroopers? Check out these alternate universe Star Wars helmets

It looks like the Sith have gone on a recruitment drive ahead of the Star Wars: The Force Awakens release. First stop: the Serengeti.

A New York-based designer has created a series of renders that re-imagine stormtroopers as animals.

The project is called ‘The New Order’, and comes courtesy of artist, and self-confessed Star Wars fan, Blank Williams.

The images depict helmets for a rhino, an elephant, and a hippo.

Check them out:


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