LEGO, Hasbro and Mattel detail first Star Wars: The Force Awakens lines

The trio will reveal new toy lines based on the upcoming blockbuster movie at Comic-Con next month.
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LEGO, Hasbro and Mattel are among the first toy firms to detail lines based on Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

The first wave of toys from December’s installment of the intergalactic saga will debut at the annual San Diego Comic-Con running from July 9th to 12th.

LEGO will kick-off proceedings with its Buildable first Order Stormtrooper, featuring 81 separate pieces to be constructed into one nine-inch figure with moving limbs.

Entertainment Weekly reports that the First Order soldier will be hitting shelves in January next year.

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Meanwhile, the first Star Wars: The Force Awakens action figure from Hasbro will be the six-inch figure from the firm’s Black Series of collectables. A limited number of these figures will be available for sale after the show via HasbroToyShop.com.

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Finally, Mattel introduces its new First Order styled Hot Wheel Stormtrooper vehicle.

The new line joins an already burgeoning portfolio of Star Wars-themed miniature vehicles that includes Yoda, Darth Vader and vintage Stormtrooper Hot Wheels cars.

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