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BB-8: The Star Wars Droid You’re Looking for!

HOLY MOTHER OF R2-D2! It’s BB-8 and he’s going to be your little playmate until the latest Star Wars movie hits the silver screen this December!

Behold…

The crazy guys from Sphero, creators of app-enabled robotic balls, naturally partnered with Disney to create an authentic BB-8 toy/mini-replica for all us Star Wars nerds! Woot! With enough love and attention this droid is getting, it looks like the new Star Wars franchise is off to a good start!

May the Force Be on our wallets! T_T I wuntz!
May the Force Be on our wallets! T_T I wuntz!

 

As mentioned on the video, BB-8 is app-enabled. You control his functions via your iOS, Android and (soon) even Windows devices (BOO-YEAH! The Force IS strong with this one)! While there’s no word on the pricing yet, I’m sure true aficionados and sci-fi collectors would definitely splurge on this little droid regardless of how much internal organs they need to sell-off. Maybe throw your old car and barter it with a toydarian. Who knows? The important thing is to get that droid!!!

For more info on Sphero’s BB-8 check their official site at http://www.sphero.com/starwars

Colin Chan

Colin is Unbox's resident Nokia Lumia fanboy. He's inept in any other OS but he's trying his best to learn...so go easy on him. What he lacks in technical know-how he makes up with a wealth of cultural knowledge--hence he writes (or should be writing) Movie Reviews and other things like men's fashion and whatnot.

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