Ever wanted to build your own R2-D2? Now you can

These are the droids you're looking for

Calling all Star Wars fans – the Droids that you’ve been looking for have arrived. Now, you can build your own R2-D2, and save money doing so with this Black Friday deal.

The perfect gift for Star Wars fanatics of all ages, this set based on the original and iconic R2-D2 allows fans to build their own Droid and customise before downloading the app to teach it tricks and send it on missions. Or, you could just have it sit and look cool among the rest of your Star Wars memorabilia.

Usually priced at £99.99, you can save 20% and pick this up now for £79.99 from John Lewis here – for a limited time only while Black Friday weekend deals last.

Meanwhile, Star Wars fans can also pick up three collectable Pop! Funko vinyl dolls of legendary character for just £25 over at Zavvi as part of their huge Black Friday sale.

Looking for more of the best Black Friday deals? Click the link to see a thorough list over at Trusted Reviews. Keep an eye for more deals here at NME.com – we’ll continue to highlight the best over the weekend.

R2-D2 in 'The Last Jedi'

R2-D2 in ‘The Last Jedi’

Meanwhile, Rian Johnson, the director of the forthcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi movie, has spoken out for the first time about the next trilogy.

No release dates have been given for the new trilogy films. The Last Jedi is due for release on December 14 in the UK.