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June 2, 2022  |  Toys & Games

22 best things to buy if you’re celebrating Star Wars Day 2022

May the fourth be with you

When “Star Wars” debuted in 1977, it didn’t just mesmerize and inspire audiences; it also ushered in a new era of toy-making and gift-giving, changing the way pop culture content interacted with consumers. In the nearly 50 years since, across over 10 feature films and a slew of TV shows and specials, the “Star Wars” universe has been supported and embraced through countless toys, games, apparel, accessories, and much more.

In honor of Star Wars Day, here are some of the best and most diverse gifts for the “Star Wars” fan in your life. There’s certainly something for everyone — and maybe even something for you, too.

Best Star Wars gifts (for yourself or someone else)

Star Wars Skywalker Saga Complete Set

Star Wars Skywalker Saga Complete Set

There’s no better place to start than with the complete Blu-ray box set of the nine-episode Skywalker Saga. In addition to the main films, each entry in the series has a separate disc of bonus features for the most curious and dedicated fans.

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Star Wars Boba Fett Premium Electronic Helmet

Star Wars Boba Fett Premium Electronic Helmet

This premium electronic helmet is from Star Wars The Black Series. It is highly detailed, has an adjustable fit and interior padding for comfort. At the press of a button, the range finder drops and two red LEDs begin flashing in a hunting pattern. This item is suitable for cosplay or to display as a collectors’ item.

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Star Wars Death Star Cuff Links

Star Wars Death Star Cuff Links

These beautiful, understated cuff links can be worn to proudly display your love for the franchise. The silver tone jewelry is fashioned after the Death Star and arrives boxed, so the cuff links are ready for gift giving.

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Star Wars The Child Talking Plush Toy

Star Wars The Child Talking Plush Toy

The first episode of “The Mandalorian” revealed the Child, also known as Baby Yoda (or Grogu), and the “Star Wars” universe was never the same. This cute and cuddly force-sensitive creature was instantly endearing, inspiring countless memes, homages, and merch. The best of the bunch is this plush toy that moves and talks.

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Star Wars Legion Clone Wars Core Set

Star Wars Legion Clone Wars Core Set

This immersive game has you assembling forces and leading them into battle. The set includes the Clone War’s most iconic heroes, such as General Grievous and Obi-Wan Kenobi. It also comes with a crashed escape pod miniature, a C-3PO miniature, and an R2-D2 miniature. The game is recommended for two players, ages 14 and up, and it lasts roughly three hours.

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Lego Star Wars Boba Fett Helmet

Lego Star Wars Boba Fett Helmet

This series of Lego sets geared toward adult fans offers an intricate build and a satisfying, decorative result. With this Boba Fett bust, you can honor the famed bounty hunter in your own home.

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Fantasy Flight Games Star Wars- Outer Rim

Fantasy Flight Games Star Wars: Outer Rim

Fantasy Flights is a trusted name in board games, particularly for fans of sci-fi and adventure genres, and their much-anticipated “Star Wars” game didn't disappoint. Navigate the Outer Rim as one of your favorite scoundrels, including Han, Lando, Boba Fett or Bossk, as you grow your ship, evade patrols, make contacts, and smuggle supplies.

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FUL Star Wars Darth Vader Embossed Hardside Spinner Luggage

FUL Star Wars Darth Vader Embossed Hardside Spinner Luggage

Travel in style with this Darth Vader embossed luggage. The 360-degree spinner wheels and telescoping handle make this hard-side model easy to transport. Inside, several compartments let you organize your belongings. The inner compression straps keep your clothing neat, no matter how much it is jostled during transit. The rugged ABS shell is durable and dent-proof.

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Star Wars Rebel Alliance Figure Set

Star Wars Rebel Alliance Figure Set

This set of five 3.75-inch action figures is inspired by the classic Star Wars saga. You get R2-D2, Han Solo, Princess Leia, Chewbacca, and Luke Skywalker. The poseable figures have multiple points of articulation and come with accessories so your favorite character is armed and ready for battle.

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Pyrex Star Wars 6-Piece Food Storage Container Set

Pyrex Star Wars 6-Piece Food Storage Container Set

If you have a Star Wars fan in your home, these Pyrex containers make an excellent gift. Each container is decorated with a fun series of Star Wars-themed artwork. The set includes a 2-cup container, a 4-cup container, and a 7-cup container. The tempered glass is stain- and odor-resistant. The containers can be used for food prep, storage, and reheating as they are freezer and microwave safe.

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Star Wars Darth Vader and Son Book

Star Wars Darth Vader and Son Book

While countless books have been inspired by “Star Wars,” “Darth Vader and Son” is certainly among the most adorable and amusing. This children’s book re-envisions the Sith Lord as an active, dedicated father, teaching young Luke how to grow up — with some force training thrown in as well. It also has some adorable, endearing illustrations.

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Star Wars Grogu Dog Collar

Star Wars Grogu Dog Collar

There is no shortage of “Star Wars” products for your beloved furry friends as well. Pet parents will love this colorful collar with images of Grogu. It’s durable and comes in a variety of sizes.

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Star Wars Cuutopia 10-inch Grogu Plush

Star Wars Cuutopia 10-inch Grogu Plush

Have you ever wanted to hug your favorite Star Wars character? Well, now you can. These 10-inch plush figures can be used for imaginative play or to comfort at bedtime. Choose from Grogu, Boba Fett, R2-D2, or an Ewok. These toys are suitable for ages 3 and up.

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Star Wars 3D Night Light

Star Wars 3D Night Light

This night light comes with three acrylic plates: Death Star, R2-D2, and the Millennium Falcon. The base is powered by a USB cable or three AA batteries, and it produces 16 different colors. You can use the included remote to change between colors or to select from one of three color-changing modes. 

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Disney's Star Wars Oversized Supersoft Printed Plush Throw

Disney's Star Wars Oversized Supersoft Printed Plush Throw

For those chilly nights when you’re watching a Star Wars movie marathon, this Grogu-themed throw is the perfect accessory. The large 60-inch by 70-inch blanket is made of soft polyester and can be machine washed. 

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 Tamagotchi Star Wars R2-D2

Tamagotchi Star Wars R2-D2

If you’ve ever dreamed of caring for your own R2-D2, now’s your chance. This Tamagotchi toy lets you train and nurture R2-D2. Your task is to keep him charged and clean while helping him master a variety of skills. There are several minigames to unlock and 19 skills to obtain. Just be careful not to neglect your little droid or the Jawas may come and take him away.

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Star Wars Retro Classic Movie Poster Shirt

Star Wars Retro Classic Movie Poster Shirt

Naturally, there exists apparel of all kinds boasting “Star Wars” content, so it's not always easy to narrow down the search. Our favorite, though, is a classic option: this shirt that features the iconic movie poster from the first “Star Wars.”

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 Funko Pop Star Wars- Clone Wars Ahsoka Tano

Funko Pop Star Wars: Clone Wars Ahsoka Tano

Funko offers a range of characters across the “Star Wars” galaxy with their iconic look, so it may be hard to choose exactly the right one to get for the fan in your life. Take a look at Ahsoka, who not only became a beloved hero in “The Clone Wars” animated series but also has her own live-action show coming soon.

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 Instant Pot Star Wars Duo

Instant Pot Star Wars Duo

What’s better than an Instant Pot that offers a range of convenient cooking options? A Star Wars Instant Pot that does the same. This version of the Duo is stylized as the beloved droid R2-D2 to add some brightness and personality to the kitchen without sacrificing function.

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Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order

A stellar solo third-person action and adventure video game, it’s perfect for any “Star Wars” gamer who has yet to indulge in it. You play as a Jedi Padawan who eludes the Empire as he tries to grow his skills, which includes a range of fun and strategic force traits as well as some mighty cool lightsaber action.

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 Buffalo Games Star Wars Scum & Villainy Puzzle

Buffalo Games Star Wars Scum & Villainy Puzzle

For puzzle enthusiasts, this 1,000-piece option features nine of the more noteworthy bounty hunters in the “Star Wars” galaxy, including fan favorites Boba and Jango Fett. As part of the Fine Art Collection of puzzles, it showcases some of the lesser-known scoundrels that dedicated fans adore, like Aurra Sing and Bossk.

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 Lego Star Wars- A New Hope Imperial Star Destroyer

Lego Star Wars: A New Hope Imperial Star Destroyer

Among the largest Lego sets available, this Star Destroyer is reserved for the most avid of “Star Wars” fans. It is made up of over 4,500 pieces, and when complete, runs almost 4 feet long and a foot and a half tall. This is a lengthy project meant to be savored.

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