Gamesa Cookies - Mexico - Promotional Cards (1997)


Distributed by Sonrics in Mexico (a division of Pepsi), these cards came in boxes of Gamesa cookies. Sonrics, also distributed Sonrics candy boxes and a number of other special food premiums for Star Wars. The Gamesa cards were very small (5 1/2 by 3 1/2 cm). Special fold back notches on the bottom of each mini-card allow you to use the card as a stand-up with the box. A number of variations exist in the way Gamesa cards were printed. Some cards had character names printed in yellow, while other had this printed in red. Differences also exist in the way the brand name was printed on the back of the cards. In all, at least 3 different mirror sets can be collected for the Gamesa cards if a complete set of any particular variation is made. My own personal set contains each type of variation.

My great thanks to Tom Fisk for his assistance in identifying the existence and description of the many variations for this set.

Card Values
·  set value: $30
·  single: $1-2

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Card NumberDescription
1Wicket the Ewok
3Admiral Ackbar
4Vader - Stormtrooper
6Scout Trooper
7Luke Skywalker
9Baby Ewok
10Grand Moff Tarkin
11TIE Fighter
12X-Wing Fighter
13Death Star
14Darth Vader's TIE Fighter
15Bib Fortuna
16Jabba the Hutt
17Emperador Palpatine
18Gamorrean Guard
20Boba Fett
22Lando Calrissian
23Han Solo
24Princess Leia
25Darth Vader
26Tusken Raider
29Salacious Crumb
30Ben (Obi-Wan) Kenobi