With the release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens only a week away, interest in the brand’s merchandise is stronger than ever. To highlight some of the season’s top Star Wars items, Toy Insider Mom Laurie Schacht brought some seriously cool toys to KTVK Phoenix. From video games to drones, the Force is strong with these great toys!

SpinMaster.AirHogsMillenniumQuadAir Hogs Star Wars Millenium Falcon Quad (Spin Master)

  • Now you can make the Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs with the Air Hogs Star Wars Remote Control Millennium Falcon!
  • Fly the most iconic ship in the Star Wars universe right in your own backyard!
  • The Millennium Falcon takes flight with the power of 4 quad propellers concealed in the ducts of the ship. Its authentic lights and sounds bring the Millennium Falcon to life as you fly.
  • Activate Hyperspace mode on the remote control and hold on for a fully loaded hyperspace journey. If your deflector shields go down, you’re still in good shape; the Millennium Falcon is constructed from impact resistant foam making it resilient to a few photon torpedo hits.
  • With 2.4GHz communication, you can control the Millennium Falcon up to 200+ feet away!
  • Join the rebellion and bring Star Wars home with the Millennium Falcon Quad from Air Hogs!
  • Ages: 10+
  • MSRP: $109.99

Playskool Mr. Potato Head Frylo Ren (Hasbro)Hasbro.FryloRen

  • Get ready to mash up the fun Star Wars-style with Mr. Potato Head as Frylo Ren!
  • Like Kylo Ren in a galaxy far, far away, this tater is outfitted for the dark side from iconic black helmet to red lightsaber.
  • With additional classic pieces to mix in, young Jedi can make an imaginary galaxy’s worth of wacky tater blends!
  • Includes 1 potato body, 1 base, 4 costume pieces, and 7 accessories.
  • Ages: 2+
  • MSRP: $19.99

ThinkwayToys.KyloRenAnimatronicFigureKylo Ren Animatronic Interactive Figure (Thinkway Toys)

  • This deluxe collector’s edition animatronic figure is produced based on digital data from Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
  • With 31 points of articulation, this villain is highly poseable. Hold Kylo Ren’s Lightsaber™ and wave it for incredible real time interaction with light and stereo battle sound effects!
  • Raise his left arm and watch him come alive with voice and animated actions.
  • Press his chest button to activate Battle or Training mode. Wave the Lightsaber for instantaneous light & stereo battle sound effects!
  • If you are ready to train with Kylo Ren, press his chest button then quickly hold his right hand and make different Lightsaber moves.
  • The Lightsaber will illuminate with amazing sound effects!
  • Kylo Ren will know how you move the Lightsaber and coach you to join him on the dark side. Raise left arm for original voice with motorized head, arm and waist actions!
  • Approximately 17”
  • Age: 4+
  • MSRP: $1299

Star Wars BladeBuilders Jedi Master Lightsaber (Hasbro)BladeBuilders

  • The definitive Lightsaber of the BladeBuilders system provides kids with the unique components needed to create more than 100 combinations from their imagination.
  • The Jedi Master Lightsaber comes with a main Lightsaber featuring lights and sounds, two independently lit lightdaggers, an expansion hit, two elbow connectors, a dual connector, and a cross connector.
  • Ages: 4+
  • MSRP: $49.99

Disney Infinity 3.0 (Disney Interactive)DisneyInteractive.DisneyInfinity3.0

  • Disney Infinity 3.0 is the latest addition to the best-selling toys-to-life video game series.
  • Players will be able to experience their favorite Star Wars characters battle, fly and drive authentic Star Wars vehicles and more.
  • Includes characters and themes from multiple feature films and the Star Wars Rebels animated TV series.
  • Characters include Darth Vader, Yoda, Ezra Bridger, Sabine Wren, Obi Wan Kenobi, Kanan Jarrus and Zeb Orrelios.
  • Star Wars: Twilight of the Republic power discs will give players cool character upgrades and boosts.
  • Play with Marvel, Disney•Pixar and Disney classic characters together in Toy Box mode.
  • Ages: 10+
  • MSRP: $64.99

About the author

Christopher Braun

Christopher Braun

Christopher Braun is the editorial assistant at Adventure Publishing Group. He is a recent transplant from Ohio, and spends the bulk of his free time reading, running and exploring his new home in New York. When he’s not at home or in the office, he’s on a park bench somewhere, enjoying fresh air with his nose deep in a novel or magazine. With a lifelong interest in literature and art, Christopher loves any toy that helps kids share their creativity and imagination with family and friends. He thinks coloring books and crayons are necessary for a fulfilling life and no home is too small for a craft closet. To keep up with Christopher, follow him on Twitter @chrisjamesbraun.