Business cards from a galaxy far, far away

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January 03, 2013
Business cards from a galaxy far, far away.

ThumbnailIn the epic battle of Jedi vs. Sith, it never hurts to wield a trusty…business card?

A tongue-in-cheek collection of Star Wars business cards has popped up on The Mary Sue, and according to one collector, they’re circa 1977 legit. If the campy fonts and lack of email or cell phone numbers are any indication, these collector items very likely emerged in the late 70s – and may have been the product of a die-hard fan as opposed to company-sanctioned memorabilia.

Props to the Star Wars aficionado who created these gems, but demerits for spelling “wookiee” incorrectly on Chewie’s card. We trust the gentle giant will let it slide.

I’m particularly loving Princess Leia’s listed specialty of “insults” and C-3PO’s witty title of “Human/Cyborg Relations Specialist.” Every office needs one of those, right?

Han Solo

Chewie

Sandpeople

Tarkin

Stormtroopers

Luke

Vader

Obi-wan

Leia

Jawas

Droids

Cantina

Which characters are missing that could use their own business card? Which one rocks your galaxy far, far away? Let us know in the comments.

Featured image/thumbnail, uses business card image via Shutterstock.

Stacey Kole

Stacey Kole is a freelance writer and former magazine editor. When she’s not crafting copy or chasing after her two little boys, Stacey can be found drinking coffee, tea, or anything else with caffeine. You can connect with her on LinkedIn or follow her on Twitter.

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