Sphero's BB-8 was a runaway success when the first wave of The Force Awakens merchandise hit shelves during Septembers Force Friday event, and now she gets an update that will reveal more about the upcoming Star Wars movie...
We have known for a while that as the movie approaches, the boffins at Lucasfilm and Disney marketing will be "rolling" out iOS updates that will load the app used to control the little droid with new The Force Awakens material. Owners have already seen R2-D2 and C-3PO. Well now you'll get a glimpse of the dark side.
BB-8 will be bringing you up close to the deadly Captain Phasma and her First Order Stormtroopers.
Expect additional updates, with more reveals around Black Friday and nearer to the movie's release. The little droid put Sphero, the company behind to toys unique design, on the map and demand for the little unit is still growing. If you have yet to pick one up you can do so at the link below:
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