It seems that May the 4th, also know as "Star Wars Day", is becoming more of a phenomenon every year, What started as a mere play-on-words has morphed into a yearly celebration of the greatest saga of all time. In conjunction, Lucasfilm and many other companies seem to have adopted the date as an unofficial holiday. In doing so, a plethora of retailers have unveiled their plans to release exclusive and limited edition items along with special discounts and deals on May the 4th. Everyone from Walmart, Gamestop, Toys"R"Us and Bed, Bath and Beyond to Her Universe and Petco are participating. StarWars.com has released a handy list of all the merchandise and deals that will be available on or around the 4th, and we gleaned some highlights which you can check out below!
- In honor of May the 4th, score a BB-8 by Sphero for $129.99.
- Offer valid April 30th – May 8th.
- Come to GameStop for exclusive items like the Poe Dameron #1 variant and a full line of Star Wars accessories from Love and Madness.
- Find the deals that you ARE looking for with 20% off select Star Wars Housewares.
- Offers valid on May the 4th only.
- Free $10 gift card when you spend $50 on Star Wars items online at Target.com.
- Offer valid on May the 4th only.
- Take an Extra 20% off select Star Wars Hasbro items at Kohls.com.
- Offer valid May 4th – May 10th using promo code MAYTHE4th.
- We love May the 4th so much we’re celebrating May 4th through May 8th with new Star Wars products! Free “May The 4th Be With You” patch with any order of $25 or more!
- Special sale on Star Wars items!
Gentle Giant LTD
- 20% off entire collection from the Star Wars Universe!
- Join the Gentle Giant LTD Premier Guild Collector’s Club and receive an ADDITIONAL 10% off your purchase for a total of a whopping 30% discount!
- Offer valid May 1st – May 8th.
- $20.00 off all controllers: The officially licensed Star Wars: The Force Awakens wired controllers for XBOX One feature all new imagery from the latest in the Star Wars saga.
- Offer valid May 1st to May 7th.
- Gear up for May the 4th with 35% off all Star Wars Fatheads, available at fathead.com! Discover how the supreme quality and resolution of our Star Wars wall decals honor the cinematic quality of the legendary films. Unlike a Star Wars poster, these high impact, finely detailed Fathead Star Wars wall decals come with a low-tac, adhesive backing that makes decorating easy and allows you to remove and reuse them without any harm to your walls.
- Offer valid May 4th through May 10th.
- Celebrate Star Wars Day with Walmart! May the 4th be with you, as galactic Rollback savings await on four buildable LEGO characters from Star Wars: The Force Awakens, as well as a cool Finn costume for your Padawan!
- One Costume for $4: Star Wars Episode 7 Finn Child Dress Up / Role Play Costume (Offer Valid May 4th – May 31st).
- Select LEGO toys $20/each: LEGO Constraction Kylo Ren, LEGO Constraction Captain Phasma, LEGO Constraction Finn, LEGO Constraction Poe Dameron (Offer Valid May 4th – August 4th).
In addition, Walmart recently announced that new 3.75'' Hasbro Black Series Star Wars: The Force Awakens figures will be available for Star Wars day. The figures include Starkiller Base Han Solo, General Leia Organa and Captain Phasma. According to Yakface, these figures have already been spotted on shelves, so be on the lookout for them. You can see images of them below:
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