Exclusive clip from LEGO Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out

LEGO Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Out is hitting DVD soon, and we’ve got our hands on an exclusive clip to give you a taster of what to expect.

The scene in question features Chewbacca and C-3PO finding themselves in a compromising situation when the Millennium Falcon comes under attack from a fleet of TIE Fighters.

As anyone who has ever played one of the LEGO videogames will confirm, the cut-scenes often err on the side of silly, and this short film looks to have maintained that brand of irreverence to the source.

In the midst of an interstellar dog fight, Threepio and Chewie end up taking an unfortunate number of tumbles. It appears you've gotta watch out for Chewie's wandering paws...

Check out our exclusive LEGO Star Wars clip below:

LEGO® STAR WARS®: The Empire Strikes Out™ is available on DVD from 18 March 2013.

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Matt Maytum
Deputy Editor, Total Film

I'm the Deputy Editor at Total Film magazine, looking after the long-form features there, and generally obsessing over all things Nolan, Kubrick and Pixar. Over the past decade I've worked in various roles for TF online and in print, including at GamesRadar+, and you can often hear me nattering on the Inside Total Film podcast. Bucket-list-ticking career highlights have included reporting from the set of Tenet and Avengers: Infinity War, as well as covering Comic-Con, TIFF and the Sundance Film Festival.