This most definitely is the droid you are looking for.
Needless to say, one of the most alluring and profitable aspects of the Star Wars franchise is the varied and imaginative cast of characters each film introduces, as well as the incredible amounts of marketing that go into promoting each film and, soon enough, their spin-offs.
Given the ever-growing ensemble of human, alien, and droid characters, it isn’t an easy fight to become to the most popular, but time after time, we see certain members of the Star Wars family rise to greater prominence than their peers.
Long before The Force Awakens was released, it was easy to see that the new spherical droid BB-8 was going to be a fan favorite, and now, several months removed from the film’s theatrical release, not much has changed. But does this one BB-8 toy stick out above the rest?