Tokyo was among cities worldwide that took part in a global event to unveil new Star Wars goods Thursday.

Prior to the release in December of the latest big-screen episode, “The Force Awakens,” Disney held a marathon 18-hour live streaming program on YouTube in which new items related to the popular sci-fi movie were unboxed in 15 cities in 12 countries.

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