Just an Honest Star Wars Question. Anybody?. What' s the point of a Stormtrooper having armour when the lasers from it standard blaster go straight through it?. Not to nerd the out on you, but lazer blasters cannot be stopped because they shoot plasma. Lightsabres are also made of plasma. The plastics and other material Just an Honest Star Wars Question Anybody? What' s the point of a Stormtrooper having armour when lasers from it standard blaster go straight through it? Not to nerd out on you but lazer blasters cannot be stopped because they shoot plasma Lightsabres are also made The plastics and other material