Toys R Us announce midnight openings for Star Wars Rogue One launch

Toys R Us have officially confirmed that five UK stores will hold Midnight Madness openings on Thursday 29 – Friday 30 September for the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story product launch. With free giveaways and photo opportunities planned, it’s a chance for fans to be the very first to own the new merchandise. Although action figures were in short supply last year, the LEGO Star Wars range was widely available.

Popular Star Wars website Jedi News have shared the following information: is already counting down to the highly anticipated toy launch and will be the destination of new products, some of which are only available at the giant toy retailer. On Friday 30th, 5 Toys“R”Us stores around the country will open their doors for special midnight opening celebrations, providing customers of all ages the opportunity to be among the first to purchase must-have merchandise, receive exclusive giveaways and immerse themselves in all things Star Wars.

The following five stores will open at 12:01 a.m. on Friday 30th;

Toys”R”Us Brent Cross – NW2 1LW
Toys”R”Us Warrington – WA5 7TT
Toys”R”Us Bristol – BS34 5TU
Toys”R”Us Oldbury – B69 4RJ
Toys”R”Us Glasgow Helen Street – G51 3HR

As part of the toy store celebrations, the first 100 customers to line up at midnight at each of these stores will receive Star Wars giveaways, including a limited edition T-Shirt and poster, as well as the chance to be among the first to purchase exclusive Star Wars merchandise in dedicated front-of-store feature shops.



Graham was the Editor up until November 2020. He has plenty of experience working on LEGO related projects. He has contributed to various websites and publications on topics including niche hobbies, the toy industry and education. Follw Graham on Twitter @grahamh100.

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