The AT-AT Driver is one of the most recognized figures in all of the Star Wars series. Featuring a typical LEGO figurine body, the dark gray pants and arms are met with white grip hands and a foreboding white helmet with intricate designs. An all-white helmet dons two red markings on the head designating army allegiance, a breathing apparatus, and technologically advanced buttons around the nasal cavity. On the Driver’s shirt is the painted version of the complex breathing tools and other mechanical devices. And of course, the AT-AT Driver holds a menacing launcher in his hands to show his affiliation with the Imperial Army.
Essentially an infantry-like characters were the power and soul of the Imperial Army and worked alongside the machinery to secure positions and ground advantages. Typically these pilots were from taken from the trooper element and guided the massive AT-AT machines across the land and wage vicious attacks on ground and airborne rebels.
So where can one find this famous figure? Well the AT-AT Driver can be found in seven of the Star Wars LEGO sets as well as in individual packages. Online purchasing is probably the most economical and the easiest to find without constant searching and gasoline fill-ups between local toy stores or Star Wars or LEGO conventions. Auctions and mass distribution retailers have this particular model in stock and sell for approximately $6 USD plus tax and shipping. Although the Driver may not be extraordinarily rare or immensely desired by collectors, this LEGO is crucial to any set as well as making good fun for any LEGO or Star Wars lover.
The Star Wars LEGO AT-AT Driver can be found in the following sets:
4483 Imperial AT-AT
8129 AT-AT Walker
10178 Motorized Walking AT-AT
B10178 Motorized Walking AT-AT
8084 Snowtrooper Battle Pack
LEGO Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy
LEGO Star Wars: The Complete Saga