littleBits is a platform of easy-to-use electronic building blocks that empower you to invent anything, from your own remote controlled car, to a smart home device.
The Bits snap together with magnets, no soldering, no wiring, no programming needed.
littleBits can even interact with Minecraft! The bitCraft mod connects your cloudBit-powered inventions to Minecraft. Activate redstone with a littleBits button, or set a pressure plate to buzz a Bit in your room.
littleBits are great for tinkerers age 8 to infinity.
Build Star Wars' R2D2 or create your own droid with this littleBits kit. littleBits' Droid Inventor Kit comes with everything needed to create a Droid - down to the battery!
Kids can give their droids new powers with additional littleBits kits & Bits. Rearrange Bits in unlimited ways to invent new, imaginative Droids.
Requires a Smart phone or tablet (not included) with Bluetooth. The smart device provides controls such joysticks & sliders enable Force Mode, Drive Mode & more.
The littleBits Star Wars Droid Inventor Kit has also recently added coding capability, marking the first time coding has come to a littleBits consumer product.
Based on the Scratch Books coding structure, the new coding canvas includes six new missions plus an open coding canvas, letting young coders flex their programming muscles.
With the new coding feature, kiddos (and kids at heart) can customize their DIY Droid, bringing even more fun and function to the toy. littleBits says the new missions build upon those already available on the Droid.
Age recommendation - 8+ years
2018 Creative Toy of the Year
With the wave of a hand, kids can guide their Droid like they are a Jedi using the Force.
Droid can make 20 sounds straight from the Star Wars films.
Self-navigation - the Droid can detect obstacles and changes course like it has a mind of its own.
Record covert messages onto their loyal sidekick, then send it off to securely deliver the news.
Customise your Droid - custom stickers help kids make it their own.
Kids can bring imaginative new Droids to life using household items and craft materials.
Add additional Droid part (included) and this Droid can draw out secret maps or messages.
Reconfigure the Droid to spin its head 360 degrees, just like in the movies.
Train the Droid to navigate through obstacles and make masterful maneuvers.
Programmable through scratch books style coding structure
Access to free Droid Inventor Training - Everything is in the companion app! From video instructions to missions and controls, this is a Droid Inventor's most important tool.
1 x control hub
1 x DC motor
1 x power
1 x proximity sensor
1 x servo
1 x wire
20 x Droid parts
3 x wheel
3 x sticker sheet
1 x battery + cable
and many more...
*Smart phone or tablet not included. Compatible with most iOS & Android devices.