Star Wars fans everywhere can’t wait until December 18, 2015 — the opening day of the new movie, The Force Awakens, episode VII. Which is why I thought I’d share the coolest Star Wars gifts for kids (little and big) for the upcoming holiday season.
“The Force. It’s calling to you. Just let it in.”
The Coolest Star Wars Gifts for Kids
Star Wars The Force Awakens Play Set ages 3+
Flametrooper, Captain Phasma, Kylo Ren, Rey, BB-8, and Finn
Kylo Ren Funko Pop (Episode 7)
A dark warrior strong with the Force, Kylo Ren commands First Order missions with a temper as fiery as his unconventional lightsaber.
Mr. Potato Head Darth Vader ages 2+
This Star Wars villain potato body comes with 1 pair of eyes, 2 arms, pants with feet, mask, helmet, lightsaber accessory and cape.
Star Wars Bath Toys ages 2+
Jedi Master Yoda, C-3PO, R2-D2, Chewbacca the Wookie, StormTrooper, Boba Fett, Darth Vader — can you imagine how much fun bath-time will be now?
Star Wars Memory ages 3+
Match the Star Wars rebels. For 2 – 6 players. Super fun!
Luke Skywalker does some fast flying as he protects Hoth’s rebel base from the Empire. Perfect for beginning readers.
Star Wars The Force Awakens 3-Pack Desert Mission ages 4+
Play Star Wars with BB-8, Jakku Scavenger, and Unkar’s Thug figures from the new movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
Always Bet on Chopper
Meet Chopper–the rebels’ grumpy old astromech droid. He may have a bit of an attitude, but there’s no droid the team would rather have with them in a tight spot. Beginning readers love these books.
LEGO Star Wars: A New Hope
The exciting story of the iconic Star Wars: Episode IV movie, retold for young readers with their favorite LEGO® Star Wars® mini-figures and sets. (These DK readers are a favorite at my school library!)
Disney Infinity Action Starter Kit (WiiU, XBox, Playstation)
Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition now welcomes Star Wars with 2 Star Wars Figures: Ahsoka Tano, Anakin Skywalker and 1 Star Wars Twilight of the Republic play set piece. How amazing is this?
Star Wars The Force Awakens X-Wing Miniatures Game Set
A two-player game of high-speed Star Wars dogfights set during The Force Awakens.
LEGO Star Wars Tie Fighting Building Kit
A large-scale LEGO-brick rendition of the classic Imperial Starfighter.
LEGO Star Wars Advent Calendar
24 different LEGO Star Wars themed gifts; features 5 mini-figures and 2 holiday-themed Droids and vehicles: Jabba’s Sail Barge, Sand crawler, Star Destroyer, Millennium Falcon, AT-AT, A-wing Starfighter and a sleigh. My kids love these LEGO advent calendars!
LEGO Star Wars Poe’s -Wing Fighter ages 8+
Build Poe’s X-Wing Fighter with spring-loaded shooters, stud shooters, retractable landing gear, opening wings, loader, access ladder and more. (From the new movie!)
The Phantom Bully
It’s Roan’s last year at Jedi Academy. He’s been busier than ever learning to fly (and wash) starships and swimming in the Lake Country on Naboo but now, someone is setting him up to get in trouble with everyone at school, including Yoda.
LEGO Star Wars – Clone Commander Cody
9″ Commander Cody featuring posable limbs, custom orange clone armor, and buildable blaster rifle and backpack.
Journey to Star Wars: The Force Awakens
This chapter book follows the warrior Princess Leia as she leads a ragtag group of rebels on a dangerous mission against the evil Galactic Empire.
This new novel features Asajj Ventress, former Sith apprentice turned bounty hunter and one of the great anti-heroes in the Star Wars galaxy.
Lost Stars ages 13+
Two childhood friends–Ciena Ree and Thane Kyrell–have grown up to become an Imperial officer and a Rebel pilot. Now on opposite sides of the war, will these two star-crossed lovers reunite, or will duty tear them–and the galaxy–apart?
LEGO Star Wars Obi-Wan Kenobi
Buildable & posable 9″ Obi-Wan Kenobi with fully posable limbs, special white Clone armor, fabric cape, buildable blue Light saber and extra Light saber handle. Huge and aweseom.
Star Wars Remote Control BB-8
Guide your BB-8TM with a smartphone or tablet and explore the Star WarsTM galaxy together. Looks super cool for techies!
Star Wars Death Star Perplexus
3-D puzzle game for one player, or multiple players taking turns. Great for building visual-spatial skills and patience!
Star Wars The Force Awakens Visual Dictionary
Details of costumes, weapons, and accessories. Includes three exclusive, specially commissioned cutaway models produced by Industrial Light & Magic model maker John Goodson.
Star Wars The Force Awakens Poster Activity Book
Packed with puzzles, codewords, mazes and more – plus full-color The Force Awakens poster, including a giant fold-out, and more than fifty stickers. Doesn’t this look fun?
Star Wars BladeBuilders Jedi Master Lightsaber
This electronic, Jedi Master Lightsaber lights up and makes sounds just like in the movies. Awesome for pretend play.
Star Wars Force Trainer II The Hologram Experience (iOS or Android Tablet)
Move holograms with the power of your mind! Includes force trainer app featuring 10 levels of Jedi training and future episode. I would love to try this!
Ultimate Star Wars
Ultimate Star Wars® is an in-depth visual feast exploring the characters and storylines from the Star Wars galaxy.
Star Wars Battlefront ages 13+ (Playstation 4, XBox 1, PC)
Fight for the Rebellion or Empire in a wide variety of multiplayer matches for up to 40 players, or in exciting challenges inspired by the films available solo, split-screen or through online co-op.
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