The official Star Wars day, May the 4th, is almost upon us and while we can’t gather in person due to the pandemic, there is a multitude of online ways to celebrate from home. Disney Plus has already announced that they’ll be releasing the final film in the Skywalker Saga, The Rise of Skywalker, to stream on the fan holiday. ShopDisney is right behind them with a batch of new exclusive merchandise hitting shopDisney’s website on 5/4 at 7am (PST).
Star Wars is celebrating the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back with pins, toys, a new spirit jersey and more.
Ashley Eckstein, who plays Ahsoka Tano in The Clone Wars, announced the newest edition of ears to the Disney Parks Designer Collection. These Ahsoka inspired ears will also be released 5/4.
“I am no Jedi!” The latest release in the #DisneyParksDesignerCollection by Ashley Eckstein for #HerUniverse will be available at 7am PST/10am EST on #StarWarsDay, 5/4 on @shopDisney: https://t.co/uRvuCSbsKd pic.twitter.com/zhv4ED8QUP
— Her Universe (@HerUniverse) April 30, 2020
There will also be a couple of items to commemorate the special day, whether it be your first or fortieth time celebrating the franchise.
Lastly, shopDisney is releasing a lightsaber collectible key in the shape of a lightsaber.
I hope you guys have lightspeed fast fingers because I have a bad feeling about some of the items going fast and yes, I’m looking at you The Empire Strikes Back spirit jersey and Ahsoka Tano ears.