Star Wars: The Force Awakens Merchandise To Land in Stores Sept. 4

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Star Wars fans, you might want to start saving some money now; the first merchandise from the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens is set to hit stores September 4, Disney announced Sunday.

In an event called "Force Friday," Disney's major retailers and stores worldwide will open at 12:01 a.m. on Sept. 4 to reveal the new products, which include books, toys, comics, collectibles, apps, ebooks, apparel and more. You can also purchase them online


"Every lightsaber, every action figure, every LEGO set tells a story for generations of ‘Star Wars' fans, and this global event is a celebration of those stories. We're excited to be part of the countdown to this enormous movie moment," said Josh Silverman, executive vice president, global licensing at Disney Consumer Products, in a statement.

Fans are encouraged to share their experiences on the day on social media with the hashtags #ForceFriday and #MidnightMadness.

Disney also revealed a new product packaging featuring the film's major villain, Kylo Ren.

That's probably a Kylo Ren action figure or crossguard lightsaber. We'll keep you posted once we get more details about the upcoming products. So are you going to be purchasing some Star Wars: The Force Awakens products?

Source; Variety.