Pepsi - Germany/Hungary - Promotional Cards (1999)


This is a set of 45 cards. It is similar in design to the Mexican Pepsi set, just with fewer cards, and, instead of being widevision in size, the cards are the size of standard trading cards. Like the Mexican set, card backs are parts of puzzles that make up poster images. There are fewer cards however, and so fewer total poster images. These cards were available either through Pizza Hut, or through the purchase of Pepsi products. A great addition to any collection.

What is of special interest with this card set?

It is one of a very small number of standard card size sets issued for Episode One where widevision sizing seems to have predominated. Also interesting is the decision for all of the captions to be in English, rather than in German. Although it is often difficult to tell the intended language when captions are names, use of the name Queen Amidala rather than the German equivalent is unusual for a regional product. A few small errors also exist on the cards, and only one of the 45 cards was done in a landscaped format.

This set was also made available in Hungary.

Card Values
·  set value: $45
·  single: $1-2

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Card NumberDescription
1Anakin Skywalker (podrace gear)
2Anakin Skywalker
3Shmi Skywalker
4Queen Amidala (red)
5Queen Amidala (white)
6Queen Amidala (senate)
7Darth Maul
8Darth Maul (w/saber)
9Darth Maul
10Jar Jar Binks
11Jar Jar Binks
12Jar Jar (tatooine)
13Obi-Wan Kenobi (w/saber)
14Obi-Wan Kenobi
15Obi-Wan Kenobi
16Qui-Gon Jinn
17Qui-Gon Jinn
18Qui-Gon Jinn
21R2D2 [sic]
22Darth Sidious
25Chancellor Valorum
28Boss Nass
29Jabba The Hut [sic]
30Battle Droid
31Battle Droid (on STAP)
32Mace Windu
33Captain Panaka
34Senator Palpatine
35Rune Haako
36Ric Olie
37Destroyer Droid
39Even Piell
40Mas Amedda
41Nute Gunray
42Yarael Poof
44Sio Bibble
45Adi Gallia

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