Fidget spinners are so hot right now. If you don’t already have one then you’re probably reading this post because you want one. And you know what else is hot right now? Star Wars! The epic space saga is marking its 40th anniversary this month. So, why not celebrate the special occasion by treating yourself to the ultimate combination of awesome: a Star Wars fidget spinner?
Now, there are more than a few Star Wars-themed fidget spinners floating around the galaxy. Don’t worry, we’ve collected the five best Star Wars fidget spinners for you right here.
Wait, what’s a fidget spinner?
ICYMI, a fidget spinner is a toy that you hold between your fingers and spin like a propeller — depending on your personal technique. It has weighted blades that spin around a center bearing. They’ve been heavily marketed as therapeutic for people with ADD or ADHD, and helpful for those with stress and anxiety. But, honestly, they’re just fun. There’s something incredibly simple and satisfying about “fidget spinning.” And the way they just keep on spinning — it’s kinda like using the Force.
Now, check out the five best Star Wars fidget spinners…
We need all of these. This model, which we found on eBay, replaces the three blades in the traditional fidget spinner design with Darth Vader heads. Brilliant! As if that’s not enough, you can get it in four really cool materials and colors: stainless steel, bronze, titanium, and whatever that turquoise one is. It’s as hot as the lava that horrifically disfigured Anakin Skywalker.
The high-end model for Imperial elites:
Wow, well, this one’s pretty amazing. It’s a built-for-performance Star Wars fidget spinner that’s done in black stainless steel with an aluminum Death Star at the center. If that sounds expensive, that’s because it is. This beauty will set you back over $160 USD.
The simple and affordable Star Wars fidget spinner:
If you’re not looking for anything fancy, your best bet to find a great deal on a Star Wars fidget spinner is to hop onto eBay and see what’s available. Here’s a very simple model in the traditional fidget spinner design that comes with assorted character decals you can stick on the center. Customize your fidget spinner with Darth Vader, Yoda, Princess Leia, Luke Skywalker, or C-3PO and R2-D2.
“Yoda, you seek Yoda.”
What better wait to attain ultimate focus with your fidget spinner than by using the Force with Master Yoda. This 3D-printed Yoda fidget spinner found on Etsy can be customized to your liking with dual color caps available for special order. Wannabe padawans can get initials, symbols, or patterns added, too.
A do-it-yourself Star Wars fidget spinner:
Finally, if you want to make your own Star Wars fidget spinner because you’re just that kind of person… That’s fine, here. Instructables has you covered with this handy tutorial. These are pretty cool, too. You can now spin the Rebel phoenix symbol and the Imperial insignia until your easily-distracted heart’s content.