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Star Wars: The Clone Wars (Trailer)

Star Wars: The Clone Wars (Trailer)

“War does not come with a guarantee.” The modern classic Star Wars: The Clone Wars will finally be given a proper ending. The series will have 12 new episodes released in 2019 on Disney’s upcoming streaming service.

Vintage Star Wars Displays

Vintage Star Wars Displays

Faraway Vintage makes framed miniature collections of old and rare Star Wars collectibles. A set typically contains Kenner action figures, 35mm first-run film, Topps trading cards, screen-used props and film location elements.

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Star Wars Stormtrooper Pendant Light

Star Wars Stormtrooper Pendant Light

Give your room a soft and sinister glow with this officially licensed Star Wars stormtrooper helmet pendant light. Just kidding, it’s light is actually comforting. It’s made of polyresin and has a hand-painted finish.

World’s Longest Lightsaber

World’s Longest Lightsaber

The guys from Corridor have a bit of fun with their VFX skills, creating a “working” lightsaber which quickly gets out of hand when they start playing with the length of its plasma beam. You know it’s not the size of your saber, but the way you use it, kids.

Anakin Skywalker Dark Side Figure

Anakin Skywalker Dark Side Figure

Hot Toys’ Dark Side version of its Star Wars Ep. III: Revenge of the Sith Anakin Skywalker action figure is bound to be a collector’s item since it can be picked up only at the 2018 San Diego Comic-Con. It comes with a head sculpt with Sith lord eyes and a light-up diorama base.

Star Wars Faux Marble Bookends

Star Wars Faux Marble Bookends

Gentle Giant made the Empire classy with these faux marble bookends of Darth Vader and a Stormtrooper. Each bookend stands 6.5″ tall and is made of polystone and hand-painted. They’re built on a 90º angle so you can use them on either side of your shelf.

Why Our Heroes Are Different Now

Why Our Heroes Are Different Now

(PG-13, SPOILERS) Wisecrack looks at what the depictions of Wolverine in Logan, Kratos in God of War and Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi mean, and why their symbolisms resonate so much in today’s times.

The Last Jedi: Forcing Change

The Last Jedi: Forcing Change

After seeing Star Wars: Episode VIII: The Last Jedi, Lessons from the Screenplay was disappointed by Finn’s character arc, but impressed by Kylo Ren’s story. He decided to compare the two to show us why he didn’t approve of the former and loved the latter.

Star Wars Death Star Section

Star Wars Death Star Section

Most of the prop sections used to film the assault on the Death Star in Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope have been lost. Hollywood Memorabilia got its hands on one of the few surviving sections. It was previously owned by an ILM employee and a Star Wars collector.

Star Wars’ Lost Limbs Explained

Star Wars’ Lost Limbs Explained

Star Wars has a long tradition of having a character lose a limb or five. It started as an homage to Akira Kurosawa’s films, but ScreenPrism points out how a lost limb – in Star Wars and other works of fiction – can represent a change in that character.

DIY Lightsaber Theremins

DIY Lightsaber Theremins

After wowing us with an organ made from Furbys, Look Mum No Computer is back with a slightly less ambitious, yet still cool project – a pair of lightsabers modded with an accelerometer so it can be used as an analog input controller for a synthesizer.

Hot Toys Solo Han Solo Figure

Hot Toys Solo Han Solo Figure

Hot Toys presents this amazing likeness of actor Alden Ehrenreich as the young Han Solo in Solo: A Star Wars Story. The figure comes with 10 swappable hands, a blaster, lucky dice, a watch and a communicator. The Deluxe version adds a fur coat, goggles and a belt.

Star Wars Insects

Star Wars Insects

Artist Richard Wilkinson has an ongoing series called Arthropoda Iconicus, where he depicts pop culture characters and objects as realistic but fictional insects. The latest batch was inspired by Star Wars. You can get them as print on his online shop.

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Making 50 Chewies

Making 50 Chewies

Custom sculpture and display maker Tom Spina Designs was recently commissioned to create 50 life-size heads and sets of matching fur panels for Gentle Giant’s Chewbacca statues. Each head was meticulously handpainted and then given a precision hairdo.

Star Wars in a Tunnel

Star Wars in a Tunnel

Violinist “Danielle” discovered that the acoustics of a tunnel produced a dramatic echo. Listen as she plays a passage from John Williams’ Burning Homestead. We can vividly picture Luke coming home to the smoldering corpses of Uncle Owen and Aunt Beru.

Star Wars Collector Case Table

Star Wars Collector Case Table

Regal Robot has a big blast from the past for anyone who collected or drooled for Kenner’s Star Wars figures. The Collector Case Storage Table looks like one of the Kenner mini-action figure collector’s cases. The table’s removable dividers let you store a variety of objects.

Star Wars TIE Fighter Poseable Lamp

Star Wars TIE Fighter Poseable Lamp

The Fowndry’s officially licensed Star Wars lamp is based on the design of the classic articulating Anglepoise lamp. Its head is designed to look like a TIE Fighter and plugs in via USB. Sadly, it doesn’t make the TIE Fighter’s intimidating noise.

Star Wars Glowstick Blaster

Star Wars Glowstick Blaster

Weapon maker Joerg Sprave shows off one of his cooler looking, but least destructive builds – a custom replica of Rey’s blaster from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. It’s not picture-perfect, but it has a cool trick up it’s sleeve – it fires glowsticks as ammo.

Star Wars Alliance Sweater

Star Wars Alliance Sweater

Stay fly like a space pilot with Musterbrand’s officially licensed sweater. Inspired by the jumpsuits of X-Wing pilots in Star Wars, the Alliance Sweater has a ripple knit chest and back detail, a Rebel Alliance badge and button closures on the shoulders.

True Solo

True Solo

While the early buzz is that Alden Ehrenreich does a solid job playing young Han Solo, Harrison Ford’s shoes will certainly be hard ones to fill. Thanks to video wiz Nick Acosta, we’ve got a little taste of what that Solo spin-off movie might look like.

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NERF Han Solo Blaster

NERF Han Solo Blaster

NERF expert Coop772 shows off a nifty new addition to Hasbro’s toy weapons arsenal – an orange and grey NERF gun inspired by Han Solo’s iconic DL-44 heavy blaster pistol, perfect for taking down all the Greedos in your life, complete with “pew-pew” sound effects.

Millennium Falcon Cockpit Replica

Millennium Falcon Cockpit Replica

“What each one of these buttons does, I have no idea…” Greg Dietrich, Jake Polatty, and a group of other Star Wars fans have spent over six years painstakingly designing and building a picture-perfect replica of the cockpit of the ship that did the Kessel Run in 12 parsecs.

Star Wars x Arrested Development

Star Wars x Arrested Development

With Ron Howard in the director’s chair for Solo: A Star Wars Story, the Star Wars YouTube channel was able to snag a few minutes with the former Richie Cunningham to narrate this hilarious parody of A New Hope in the style of the credits from Arrested Development.

The Ultimate Infinity War

The Ultimate Infinity War

Avengers: Infinity War includes just about every major MCU character yet. But Marvel could have added many other characters under their parent company’s umbrella to round out the cast even further. Nerdist envisions what that movie might have been like.

Tree World (We Go Hard)

Tree World (We Go Hard)

The end of Return of the Jedi saw its original Yub Nub song wiped out in one of George Lucas’ awful “special editions.” Auralnauts give the Ewoks the anthem they deserve with this rap track from their alt-Star Wars episode VI The Last Laser Master.

Solo: A Star Wars Story (Trailer)

Solo: A Star Wars Story (Trailer)

“Yeah, I know a guy. He’s the best smuggler around.” The best look we’ve had so far at the Han Solo spin-off movie, which despite a major directorial change mid-shoot appears to be on the right track in the capable hands of Ron Howard. The Millennium Falcon looks so clean.

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