Force Friday, big reveal and release of the first toys from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, felt like Christmas for Star Wars fans as the event brought huge collections of Star Wars action figures, costumes, remote-controlled toys, and LEGO sets.
We've ranked the 36 best Star Wars: The Force Awakens toys from Force Friday, and I'm sure most of us would agree that the #1 spot here is no surprise. Check out this countdown:
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Bladebuilders Jedi Master Lightsaber
“The definitive LIGHTSABER of the BLADEBUILDERS system provides kids with the unique components needed to create 100+ combinations from their imagination. The JEDI MASTER LIGHTSABER comes with a main LIGHTSABER featuring lights and sounds, two independently-lit lightdaggers, expansion hilt, two elbow connectors, dual connector, and cross connector.” ($49.99)Advertisement
LEGO Rey's Speeder Building Kit
- Rotate the engine to open the storage hatch; gb the side-mounted accessories
- Unhitch the sled and get ready for an adrenalin-filled sandsurf
- Recreate fantastic scenes from Star Wars: The Force Awakens
- The perfect addition to any LEGO Star Wars collection
- Measures over 3" (9cm) high, 5" (14cm) long and 1" (5cm) wide
- Price: $19.87 (Amazon)
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Funko POP! Vinyl Figures
- Kylo Ren
- BB-8 (Huge seller!)
- Han Solo
- Tie Fighter Pilot
- Flame Thrower Trooper
Price: $11 to $20
Nerf First Order Stormtrooper Deluxe Rifle
“The fight to restore order to the galaxy comes home with the first-ever STAR WARS NERF blasters! Battle against the RESISTANCE with this blaster that comes with a 12-dart clip, slam-fire action, removable sight, detachable stock and twelve NERF darts that fire up to 65 feet!” ($39.95)Advertisement
Kylo Ren’s Command Shuttle™
"Enter the battle with Kylo Ren’s personal Command Shuttle™! This fantastic, highly detailed starship has loads of features, including opening front, rear and bottom storage bays; wing-mounted, spring-loaded shooters and detachable weapon racks. And when you’re ready for even more action, activate the amazing extending wing function! It’s time to hunt down the enemy and play out your own great scenes from Star Wars™: The Force Awakens! Includes 6 minifigures with assorted weapons and accessories: Kylo Ren, General Hux, First Order Officer, 2 First Order Crew and a First Order Stormtrooper Officer.:
- Includes 6 minifigures with assorted weapons and accessories: a Kylo Ren, General Hux, First Order Officer, 2 First Order Crew and a First Order Stormtrooper Officer
- Features opening front, rear and bottom storage bays; wing-mounted, spring-loaded shooters and detachable weapon racks, and amazing extending wing function
- Weapons include 2 blaster pistols, blaster and Kylo Ren’s Lightsaber
- Accessories include 4 helmets and an electrobinoculars element
- Activate the amazing extending wingfunction!
- Launch the spring-loaded shooters!
- Access the storage bays
- Rearm with the detachable weapon racks
- Recreate fantastic scenes from Star Wars: The Force Awakens
- The perfect addition to any LEGO® Star Wars collection
- Measures over 11” (28cm) high, 8” (22cm) long and 7” (20cm) wide with wings retracted, and over 15” (40cm) high with wings extended
Star Wars Monopoly: The Force Awakens Edition
Love Monopoly and Star Wars? Then this board game is for you. Finn, Kylo Ren, Luke and Darth Vader. Too bad: there's no BB-8 figure, but this edition looks fun.
Jumbo Star Wars: The Force Awakens Action Figures
31-inch (Kylo Ren, Stormtrooper) varieties, along with a whopping 48-inch Darth Vader Battle Buddy. These all have five points of articulation, and come with a single accessory. (12-inch figures, $10; 20-inch, $20; 31-inch, $40; Darth Vader Battle Buddy, $99.
LEGO First Order Snowspeedr
Comes with Stormtrooper minifigs.
Star Wars Battleship
Hunt, strike, and win the galaxy with this Star Wars version of the classic Battleship game! Just like in the classic game, you fire your shots at enemy ships on a concealed grid, using white pegs to record misses and red pegs to record hits. But these ships are enemy starships! Can you figure out where your opponent’s starships are before your ships are destroyed? Whether you take the Rebel or Imperial fleet, take your shot and see if you can make your opponent say “You destroyed my starship!”
Star Wars: The Force Awakens First Order LEGO Transporter
Star Wars RISK
Love strategy board games that could take hours of fun? I've enjoyed the RISK board games, and this edition is perfect for Star Wars fans.
Hasbro's 3.75-inch Action Figures
There has to be a spot for the classic 3.75-inch action figures. This is where it all began .Like many action figures in the market, each Star Wars figure comes with a component of a weapon which can be assembled if you buy all three characters within a particular 'Mission Theme'.
LEGO Poe's Black X-Wing Fighter
"Battle the forces of the First Order with Poe’s X-Wing Fighter. This customized starfighter is packed with features, like the 4 spring-loaded shooters, 2 stud shooters, retractable landing gear, opening wings, opening cockpit with space for a minifigure and space behind for the BB-8 Astromech Droid. There’s even a loader with tool rack, extra ammunition, and a seat for a minifigure. So climb the access ladder, strap in and get ready to recreate your own great scenes from Star Wars: The Force Awakens! Includes 3 minifigures with assorted accessories: Poe Dameron, Resistance ground crew and a Resistance X-Wing Pilot, plus a BB-8 Astromech Droid."
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Costumes
Star Wars: The Force Awakens costumes including Kylo Ren, First Order Storm Trooper, Rey and Captain Phasma.
Everyone loves BB-8, and this soft, tiny, and squishy plush is perfect for little kids. The head could also rotate.
Price: $10 (USD)
First Order Star Destroyer Playset
This deluxe playset is an entire Star Destroyer, opening up to reveal Kylo Ren and Finn confronting each other, as well as a space dogfight between Poe in his X-Wing and a TIE Fighter. When opened, the Star Destroyer can shoot a laser projectile out of one of its main cannons.
Price: $40.00 (USD)
NERF Millennium Falcon
Check out this Millennium Falcon for your Star Wars action figures. It's complete with a new Radar dish, and comes with cool extra features like the ability to shoot big NERF dart from the front. You can also get three exclusive figures of BB-8, Chewbaca, and Finn.
Price: $120 (USD)
First Order Stormtrooper and R2-D2 Playsets
These playsets come in the shape of characters from the film, and open up to reveal a location from the movie you play around in. The First Order Stormtrooper's heads opens to reveal a Jakku village, and the R2-D2 opens up to a snow planet. Each comes with one vehicle and one figure
Price: $20 each.
These ground-based Star Wars vechicles for both heroes and villains alike. Each vehicle comes with an exclusive 3.75-inch figure to pilot them,
(Speeder Bike and Assault Walker, $20; Rey’s Speeder, Jakku Speeder and Snowspeeder, $25)
We can never get enough of The Force Awakens' new droid BB-8. This remote-control BB-8 from Hasbro features some cute quirks and sounds. If you leave it switched on, it could fall asleep, or it could also start panicking if you pick it up and hold it upside down. This Target-exclusive BB-8 is controlled by a remote rather than your phone or tablet. It's also larger than the Sphero version, at around 9-inches tall. It's also half the price, so this is great for kids
Price: $80 USD
First Order Elite TIE Fighter
The Black-and-Red fighter comes with a First Order ground crew, two pilots, and an officer.
Price: $70 USD
Millennium Falcon Micro Machines Playset
The Millennium Falcon playset opens up to reveal another Jakku scene, and comes a mini-Falcon and a Flametrooper, which spins around on a clear plastic rod.
Price: $30 USD
A little bigger than the 3.75-inch figures, Poe's black X-Wing and the TIE Fighter each come with pilots that have removable helmets (unlike the Poe and TIE pilot in the normal range), and fire plastic laser projectiles.
(TIE Fighter, $40; X-Wing, $50)
Star Wars 14.5-Inch Talking Figure With Lights & Sounds
Disney store and Amazon are carrying these 14.5", incredibly-detailed figures from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, including Kylo Ren, First Order Stormtrooper, and Finn.
Each one has a range of phrases taken from movie, and these figures are our first chance to hear these characters talk.
Chewbacca's NERF Bowcaster
NERF has released a variety of Star Wars-themed weapons, and this probably Chewie's Bowcaster is probably the coolest one. It uses a real crossbow action to fire NERF darts as far as 65 feet!
Kylo Ren FX Lightsaber
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Voice Changing Helmets
Three Star Wars: The Force Awakens helmets —Kylo Ren, Captain Phasma, and a Stormtrooper—can modulate your voice and play clips from the film.
Black Series TIE Fighter
This Black Series TIE Fighter is one of the biggest and most expensive The Force Awakens toys you can buy today —and one of the first starfighters Hasbro have made for their 6-inch-scaled figures. This gigantic black-and-red “Elite” TIE Fighter comes with an equally “Elite” Pilot, exclusive to the set.
Price: $170 US
If Chewbacca and Furby did a fusion dance, it would result to this: Furbacca! Hasbro's furry friend was introduced at New York toy fair back in February. It could sing Star Wars songs and speak Wookiee.
Price: $80 US
Remote Controlled X-Wing Starfighter
"Take on the Empire with the real flying Remote Control X-Wing from Air Hogs! Fly into attack position as a Rebel Alliance pilot and experience the thrill of Star Wars outdoors! The X-Wing uses ducted propellers to power its flight letting you recreate your favorite scenes. The X-Wing Starfighter uses 2.4GHz communication for superior control and delivers a flying range of up to 250 feet away! Built from durable high-density foam, the X-Wing’s authentic design stands up against the toughest crash landings. Bring home the epic adventures of Star Wars and experience the thrill of outdoors Remote Control flight with the X-Wing Star Fighter From Air Hogs!"
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Elite Series Die-Cast Figures
The Elite series is a new line of highly-detailed, die-cast figures.
Currently, there are six available: Kylo Ren, Rey, Finn, BB-8, Captain Phasma, Stormtrooper, and Flametrooper.
Price: $25 each
Star Wars Flying Millenium Falcon RC
- Flying radio-controlled rogue space freighter from the Star Wars trilogy - Han Solo's vehicle is specially designed for indoor flight
- Are you ready for takeoff The Millennium Falcon is
- If you've always wanted to fly Han Solo's rogue space freighter and here's your chance, also includes a remote control
- Specially designed for 5 minutes of indoor flying time per session, this terrific radio-control vehicle from Star Wars
- Measures about 12" across, is foam bodied and comes with a ring around its blades to prevent damage to your walls and furnishings
Price: $240 US
Hot Toys Kylo Ren & Stormtroopers
Even though they're not available right now, Hot Toys, the brilliant 1/6th toy makers, are making a line of Star Wars:The Force Awakens figures, revealed as part of the Force Friday festivities, so you might want to save some money to add this ultimate series to your collection.
these Kylo Ren comes with a bunch of different hands to pose, a deactivated lightsaber, and a light-up version of his crossguard saber. ($225)
The Stormtroopers come with a lot of accessories, including blasters, pistols, and hands, and even an alternative set up to turn the trooper into a “heavy gunner” with a satchel of ammo and a huge blaster.
Price: $220 each, $380 for two.
LEGO Millennium Falcon
The LEGO Millennium Falcon set comes with BB-8 and 6 mini-figs, and features a huge number of incredible details for Star Wars fans to appreciate. The Falcon could open up like a flower to reveal the interior, which is a huge playset that includes hidden compartments, turret stations, and a Holochess set. It's also the only LEGO set right now where you can get a figure of Han Solo in The Force Awakens.
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Master Yoda might not appear in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but this 16-inch doll has won great reviews among the Youtube audience, as it features voice recognition and physically wields its own lightsaber. If you say, "I want to be a Jedi," Yoda responds accordingly.
Price: $180 US
App-Enabled BB-8 By Sphero
Hands down, this app-enabled BB-8 is the best The Force Awakens toy you can get anywhere right now. You can control it with a remote control app on a smart phone. The fist-sized droid can be re-charged in its station. The video stream shows the droid rolling, and its coolest feature: you can record a video message in "holographic" form, that plays through an augmented reality part of the app - by viewing at your BB-8 through your phone's camera, you can see the hologram shown behind it. Watch the video below:
So which do you think is the coolest Star Wars: The Force Awakens toy from Force Friday? Do you agree with this list? Feel free to share your opinions in the comments section below: