Star Wars Day Gift Guide: May the 4th be with you


Star Wars Day, May 4th is nearly here, and we’ve got some fantastic gift ideas for every Star Wars fan in your life.

Wednesday, May 4, is Star Wars Day, and people everywhere are loading up on the perfect Star Wars themed item to help celebrate the exciting event.

Whether you enjoy sitting back and watching the films, collecting figures, wearing awesome Star Wars clothes, or simply buying the right gift for someone else, we’ve collected some of the best Star Wars merchandise out there, so you can let everyone know you are one with the Force and the Force is with you, this May 4th.

But first, shopping can be stressful, so allow us to make it easier for you. Just sit back, get out your credit card and listen to the smooth sounds of Shag Kava from The Force Awakens with “Jabba Flow.” You’re welcome.

1. Revell 85-1636 Star Wars Snaptite Build and Play Imperial AT-ACT Cargo Walker Building Kit:

If you watched Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, then you will probably recognize the first item on our Star Wars Day gift list. It’s the AT-ACT Cargo Walker employed by the Empire on the planet of Scarif. The neat thing about this kit, is you don’t need any glue, paint, or tools to assemble it. Just snap it together, and you’re ready to go!

The kit AT-ACT kit comes with battle action sounds, positionable head, feet, and multi-joint-legs, and has a lighted cockpit. 

Price: $19.99

2. Star Wars The Force Awakens Chewbacca Electronic Mask:

Yes, that mask. Oh, come on, how can you not laugh at the pure joy of making the iconic Chewbacca Wookiee noise come out of a movable mask? We should all be so lucky to enjoy life as much as Chewbacca Mom does.

Price: $31.99

3. LEGO Star Wars 75111 Darth Vader Building Kit:

The LEGO Star Wars buildable figures provide a different way to collect your favorite Star Wars character while offering a unique look. These figures come as easy to assemble kits and are sturdy to boot.

Price: $29.99

4. Star Wars The Black Series 40th Anniversary Legacy Pack:

This year, Star Wars celebrated its 40th-anniversary, and to help celebrate, Hasbro released these very cool 40th-anniversary figures that look like the vintage toys from 1977. This particular pack comes with the background you see above, and a 6-ich Darth Vader collectible figure.

Price: $39.99

5. Star Wars 3.75 inch Vintage Figure Jedi Luke:

Hasbro also began producing the vintage Star Wars figure line in 3.75-inch. Here, we have Luke Skywalker from Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. As you can see, Luke is in his black clothing, as well as holding the green lightsaber.

Price: $25.85

6. Sphero Star Wars BB-8 Droid:

When BB-8 burst onto the screen in 2015 with Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the little soccer ball astromech droid became an instant hit with Star Wars fans. And, thanks to Sphero, you can own this little guy. All you need is a smartphone or tablet, and you can control BB-8’s every move. You can send him out on missions, control him through difficult obstacles, or let him stand guard while you sleep. This toy even records and project (to your tablet) hologram messages, just like in the films!

Price: $120.59

7. POP Star Wars: Rogue One – K-2SO:

K-2SO from Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was easily one of the more popular characters from the film. From his smart-aleck attitude to his hilarious one-liners, Kaytoo quickly became one of the most beloved droids in Star Wars history.

Price: 10.99

8. Vinyl Evolution Star Wars Death Star Darth Vader Princess Leia Master Yoda Movie Character Vinyl Record Design Wall Clock:

This is a very cool clock that every Star Wars fan should aspire to own. As you can see, iconic scenes from the Star Wars original trilogy are depicted on the wall clock. Luke vs Vader, R2 and Threepio, Chewbacca, Princess Leia, and of course, Yoda.

Price: $22.00

9. Star Wars R2-D2 Measuring Cup Set:

What Star Wars fan’s home would be complete without R2-D2 making baking easier? The set includes:

"Set of measuring cups that look like R2-D2^Officially-licensed Lucasfilm merchandise^Body built from 4 measuring cups: 1/4,1/3,1/2, and 1 cup^Detachable utility arms turn into nested measuring spoons: 1/4,1/2,1 tsp, and 1/3 tbsp^Dome is both 1/2 cup and 1 tbsp."

Price: $29.99

10. Star Wars: The Complete Saga (Episodes I-VI) [Blu-ray]:

In the words of General Grievous: “These will make fine additions to my collection.” If you don’t have the Star Wars film as part of your personal collection, then now is the time to buy them. This is Episodes I – VI. — Price: $70.82

11. Thrawn (Star Wars):

Author Timothy Zahn is back with the blue-skinned Chiss that we all missed, Grand Admiral Thrawn. If you’ve read Heir to the Empire and you think you can skip this book because you think it’s a retelling of that story, then think again. Zahn masterfully recreated Thrawn for the new Star Wars canon, and he’s bigger, badder, and craftier than ever.

Price: $16.23

12. Star Wars: The Jedi Path and Book of Sith Deluxe Box Set:

These two books bring the training of the Jedi and the Sith together for the first time into one very cool set. Each book reads like a training manual for either the Dark Side or the Light. Every Star Wars fan should get their hands on these books.

Price: $29.75

13. Star Wars Men’s Old Rebel T-Shirt:

You can’t head into May 4th without the proper attire. There are several print designs to be had by perusing the halls of Amazon, but I loved the distressed look the best.

Price: From $10.99 – $35.35

14. Star Wars Womens’ Star Wars T-Shirt Princess Leia:

This year will be the first time in Star Wars history that we will celebrate May 4th without the amazing Carrie Fisher (Princess/General Leia) who passed way in December of 2016. What better way to remember her strength than by proudly displaying her iconic image all day long?

Price: $16.95

15. Star Wars Darth Vader Lightsaber Flashlight – 10″ with Light Saber Sound Effects:

Everybody needs flashlights, right? Why not make it a lightsaber flashlight? This Darth Vader lightsaber flashlight has red led lights, comes with 3 AAA batteries, and makes a perfect gift for anyone in need of illuminating the dark…side.

Price: $11.99

16. Star Wars: The Black Series Luke Skywalker Force FX Lightsaber:

Now, this is an expensive Star Wars toy and is definitely an elegant weapon for a more civilized age. This is Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber from Return of the Jedi (and we all hope The Last Jedi). This is a collector’s grade item, comes with the stand you see in the photo above, and makes all the sounds you would expect a lightsaber to make.

Price: $144.25

17. Star Wars Bladebuilders Jedi Master Lightsaber:

This is more for the kids than the adults. Bladebuilders allows you to make just about any sort of lightsaber imaginable, and it comes in plastic and is completely customizable. Hey, if Kylo Ren can have a crazy looking lightsaber, why can’t we?

Price: $43.67

18. Pet ID Tags Dog Tags Star Wars Death Star:

Hey, if humans can celebrate Star Wars day, then why can’t our furry friends? In all seriousness, if your dog isn’t rocking Death Star tags, then you might be failing as a Star Wars fan. You can order this tag with your pet’s information, so as soon as it comes in, Fido (or Chewie) can be ready to smuggle the Death Star plans safely aboard Princess Leia’s ship.

Price: $14.00

19. Platinum Pets Star Wars 3/4-Inch by 6-Feet Nylon Leash, Toon Design:

As long as you’re buying little Chewie a shiny new Death Star dog tag, make sure to pick up a styling Star Wars leash to go with it. This leash is six feet long, comes in durable nylon, and is sure to make you and your little furry friend the envy of the neighborhood.

Price: $4.99

20. Protect Me Alert Series Star Wars Bowl:

Finally, when you and chewie get home from your exciting adventures aboard the Death Star dog park, make sure the little guy has plenty of fresh water in this cool Star Wars bowl.

Price: $9.99

Whatever gift you decide to buy, make sure to enjoy Star Wars Day with your friends and family, and remember, May the 4th be with you.