There’s no doubt about it: With the release of the latest in the “Star Wars” series slated for this holiday season, fans of the film franchise are clamoring for merchandise.
“Star Wars” toys have made appearances on several top toys lists this year.
• Lightsabers: A staple for “Star Wars” fans, NerdWallet says the best deals are at Shopko ($4.99) and Meijer ($4.99).
• Action figures: NerdWallet says the best price for individual figurines is at Walmart ($9), and starter packs with several figurines are best-priced at Toys “R” Us ($37). Target will feature a six-pack of 12-inch figurines for $44.
• “Star Wars Battlefront” video game: The best price for this hot item is at GameStop, NerdWallet says. The video game store will feature a deal where you can get the game ($59.99) or its deluxe edition ($69.99) and get an additional $30 off “Drafon Age: Inquisition,” “FIFA 16,” “Madden NFL 16” or “NHL 16.”
• Clothes: You can find “Star Wars” T-shirts on sale at Shopko ($7.99) and socks at Kohl’s ($4.99), NerdWallet says.
• For the fuzzy “Star Wars” fans: And we don’t mean Chewbacca. Petco will feature the “Star Wars” pet toy collection.