'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Lego set makes its debut

‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Lego set makes its debut

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NEW YORK — Lego has been cranking out Star Wars-themed sets for years, but the latest ones from the new Force Awakens film haven’t been seen in its full glory until now.

Lego is showing off scenes and characters from the blockbuster movie at the 2016 Toy Fair in New York City this weekend, and Mashable got an early look at the designs

More than 10 characters from the movie have received the Lego mini-figure treatment, including Kylo Ren, First Order Snowtroopers, Resistance Troopers, Maz Kanata, Admiral Ackbar, General Leia Organa and, of course, a teeny tiny BB-8. And we thought the life-sized BB-8 was cool. Read more…

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‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Lego set makes its debut

Life-size BB-8 toy might be coming to make your Star Wars dreams come true

Life-size BB-8 toy might be coming to make your Star Wars dreams come true

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After raking in nearly $2 billion, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is easily one of the biggest and most successful movies of all time. It’s biggest star? Well that depends on who you ask. Daisy Ridley is a first choice for many people. So is John Boyega. However, if we’re being honest here, the only choice is BB-8, the round droid that stole our hearts and the show.

We’ve already been graced with at least two pretty fantastic BB-8 robot toys. Sphero, which helped design the technology inside the on-screen BB-8, probably has the best of them with the palm-sized, app-controlled BB-8 by SpheroHasbro’s remote-controlled and considerably larger BB-8 is no slouch, either. Read more…

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