Star Wars: The Force Awakens Bladebuilders Revealed
Disney has unveiled the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens lightsabers, "Bladebuilders," which will be available this Fall.
USA Today reports Star Wars Bladebuilders consists of a "line of compatible hilts, connectors and various lightsaber materials that let children use the simple gadgets of their favorite Jedi masters and Sith lords or come up with the craziest, most complicated combination ever."
The main Jedi Master Lightsaber set costs $49.99 and includes a "lightsaber with lights and electronic sounds, a pair of lightdaggers, an expansion hilt and a variety of connectors."
Three other assortments with connectors and lightsaber blades tied to various characters are also available:
The electronic lightsaber priced at $19.99 comes in Obi-Wan Kenobi, Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker.
The foam lightsaber ($14.99) has Yoda, Vader and Luke.
The extend lightsaber ($9.99) has Luke, Vader and Anakin Skywalker.
The Star Wars Bladebuilders lightsabers will be on display at Toy Fair 2015 Saturday thought Tuesday.
"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" has a December 18, 2015 release directed by J.J. Abrams from a screenplay by Lawrence Kasdan and Abrams. Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, and Bryan Burk are producing, and John Williams returns as the composer.
Actors John Boyega, Daisy Ridley, Adam Driver, Oscar Isaac, Andy Serkis, Domhnall Gleeson, Max von Sydow, Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie will join the original stars of the saga, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Peter Mayhew, and Kenny Baker in the new film.
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer: