Update: Force Friday is here, and that means lots of Star Wars goodies to start adding to your Christmas list. You can see all the toys revealed thus far below, and once the event is done we'll pick some of our favorites so we can nerd out together about all the ways we can pretend to be a Jedi.
Bladebuilder Lightsaber Jedi Master Playset:
Kylo Ren and First Order Stormtrooper figures:
LEGO Star Wars Poe's X-Wing:
Hot Wheels Star Wars Escape From Jakku playset:
Micro Machines First Order Star Destroyer:
Star Wars Elite Series Die Cast Action Figures:
Sphero BB-8 and LEGO Star Wars Millenium Falcon:
Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens costumes:
NERF First Order Stormtrooper Blaster:
Star Wars Battle Action Millenium Falcon:
Original story: Next week, Disney will host a series of 'Force Friday' livestream events, where Internet celebrities will unbox and reveal new Star Wars merch including toys from the upcoming Episode 7: The Force Awakens. The event will begin at 7:45 AM local time in Sydney, Australia on September 3, and bounce across 12 countries over the following 18 hours, giving everyone plenty of time to catch up on a galaxy far, far away.
Eagle-eyed readers may notice that September 3 is a Thursday. So why call it "Force Friday"? Because once the unboxing videos have run their course, Disney Stores across the world will open their doors at midnight so that fans can purchase the freshly-revealed merch (and get a special pin if you're one of the first 100 through the doors).
You can check out (opens in new tab) the full livestream schedule on the Star Wars website, and keep an eye on this page for when we update it with the new gizmos, gadgets and toys sure to come.
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