It’s one of the most anticipated toy releases in years, and Walmart is the place for customers, fans and collectors from across the galaxy to be among the first to get their hands on new Star Wars: The Force Awakens merchandise, including items only sold at Walmart.
Customers can also visit Walmart.com today to preorder the Star Wars Legendary Jedi Master Yoda. The excitement begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 4 at Walmart.com and at midnight Force Friday events in 2,900 Walmart stores across the country. To find Force Friday events happening in your neighborhood, visit walmart.com/starwars.
“A long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away, customers could only shop in stores,” Kehoe said. “Today, we make it easy and convenient to find new Star Wars merchandise in our stores, on a mobile device or on Walmart.com with light speed shipping options.”
Walmart will be the only place to find the Star Wars Galactic Connexxions trading disc game by Topps, a collectible trading disc game featuring the Star Wars characters generations know and love. At Force Friday midnight events, Walmart will hand out a free limited edition two pack of the discs, including a rare star field disc that is only available in packs given away on Force Friday. If customers find one of four special redemption discs inside Galactic Connexxions game sold in stores, on Walmart.com or during the events, they can be redeemed for an ultra-rare 14 karat gold disc and a Star Wars room makeover.
Fans can log onto Walmart.com right now and preorder the video games Star Wars Battlefront and Disney Infinity 3.0. Available exclusively at Walmart is the Disney Infinity 3.0 Star Wars Kanan Jarrus Figure. Former Jedi turned rebel fugitive, Kanan Jarrus leads bands of rebels in covert operations to help overthrow the Galactic Empire.