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Star Wars: Episode IX (Trailer)

Star Wars: Episode IX (Trailer)

The first teaser trailer for the final film in George Lucas’ envisioned 9-film story arc. Directed by J.J. Abrams, Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker follows Rey as she graduates from apprentice to badass, and carves out her own legacy in a galaxy far, far away.

Star Wars Ships on Earth

Star Wars Ships on Earth

We already have a pretty good idea how big the ships of Star Wars would have been if they actually existed. But Corridor decided to give us a bit more context, superimposing life-size CGI models ships over locations on Earth. The Death Star is way smaller than we thought.

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Building the Death Star

Building the Death Star

One thing that’s always bothered us about science fiction is how we see these enormous, futuristic constructions, and never see how they get built. Thanks to Isaac and Benjamin Botkin, here’s a look at how the ultimate power in the universe might have been assembled.

The Sounds of Star Wars

The Sounds of Star Wars

Star Wars fans will geek out over this extensive video from Indepth Sound Design, using commentary by sound designer Ben Burtt as he explains how he came up with some of the most recognizable sounds ever recorded, from lightsabers, to R2-D2, to Chewbacca, and more.

Star Wars Millennium Falcon Rug

Star Wars Millennium Falcon Rug
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It may not look like much, but this officially licensed Star Wars Millennium Falcon rug is sure to delight fans of the franchise. It measures 79″x 104″ and has a rubber grip at the bottom to hold it in place. A smaller version is also available.

Star Wars: Always

Star Wars: Always

Actor and Star Wars nerd Topher Grace and his pal Jeff Yorkes chopped up bits and pieces of all 10 Star Wars films into a single epic mega-trailer, following the full saga of Luke, Leia, Han, Anakin, Kylo, and Rey.

Star Wars Size Comparison

Star Wars Size Comparison

As we’ve learned before, Alvaro Gracia Montoya of MetaBallStudios loves to compare the sizes of things. This time out, he shows us the vast differences in size of everything from a lightsaber to Yoda, to Starkiller Base, to Yavin Prime… and everything in between.

Personal Assistant Death Star

Personal Assistant Death Star
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Convert your Amazon Echo Dot or Google Home Mini into The Ultimate Power in the Universe with this 3d-printed accessory from 9seventy3D. Simply pop your speaker inside the case, and your personal assistant will instantly be part of The Dark Side.

Star Wars Propel Drone

Star Wars Propel Drone

Live out your rebel fighter dreams with this X-Wing Fighter drone — it zips around at 35 miles per hour, pulls stunts with the press of a button, plays movie sound effects, and even fires safe infrared lasers to battle opponents.

Bruce Lee with Lightsabers

Bruce Lee with Lightsabers

Watching the late, great Bruce Lee take on an opponent is already pretty rewarding, but after seeing this image, Patrick Nan decided to amp things up even more, by adding a lightsaber (and lightsaber nunchucks) to a classic martial arts fight sequence from Fist of Fury.

Vader: Shards of the Past (Ep. 1)

Vader: Shards of the Past (Ep. 1)

Set after Star Wars Episode 3, Vader is Star Wars Theory’s fan-made series about the transformation of Anakin Skywalker into Darth Vader. In the first episode, Vader is sent on a mission to defeat a powerful Jedi while he’s still grieving from Padme’s death.

Star Wars Epic Moments Sculptures

Star Wars Epic Moments Sculptures
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The Bradford Exchange has started a subscription-based collection of sculptures based on classic moments from the Star Wars movies. The Star Wars Epic Moments Sculpture Collection starts with the Snowspeeder taking down an AT-AT Walker.

Jedi vs. T.Rex

Jedi vs. T.Rex

Sit back, grab a big bucket of popcorn, and gaze on as 3,000 T.Rex dinos take on an army of 23,000 lightsaber-wielding warriors for no other reason than to show that it can be done in Ultimate Epic Battle Simulator. Honestly, it looks like a rave gone really, really bad to us.

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Columbia Star Wars Empire Crew Parka

Columbia Star Wars Empire Crew Parka
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Columbia is making a limited-edition replica of the parkas worn by the cast and crew of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back while filming in Norway for the Hoth scenes. The parka features a waterproof shell, a thermal reflective lining and 200g of insulation. Drops 12/7/18.

Cantina Organ Band

Cantina Organ Band

Brice Dudouet turns the crank on a classic mechanical pipe organ called an orgue de barbarie as it whips through his spirited arrangement of John Williams’ classic Cantina Band, originally played by Figrin D’an and the Modal Nodes in Star Wars: A New Hope.

Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures (Trailer)

Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures (Trailer)

Disney is releasing a series of animated shorts on YouTube that will retell stories from the Star Wars movies. If you’re worried about the voice acting, fear not: Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures will use dialogue and sounds from the original films. Premieres 11/30/18.

Star Wars Soaps

Star Wars Soaps
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Etsy store Silly Soap Shop’s detailed soaps of Star Wars characters and spaceships. You can choose from six designs: Darth Vader, R2-D2, Han Solo in carbonite, Death Star, Millennium Falcon and Chewbacca. You can customize the scent and color of your order.

R/C Podracers

R/C Podracers

The Phantom Menace was arguably the worst Star Wars film, but it did give us some memorable vehicles with its podracers. A group of R/C enthusiasts built their own custom podracers and buzzed them around in an exhibition, captured here by RC Media World.

Levitating Darth Vader Helmet

Levitating Darth Vader Helmet
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Bradford Exchange has the perfect gift for Kylo Ren and fans of the most famous Sith Lord. This officially licensed Darth Vader helmet measures 6″ tall and floats thanks to a electromagnetic base that glows with red LEDs.

Star Wars & Marvel Meta Mugs

Star Wars & Marvel Meta Mugs
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Have a mighty cup of joe with Firebox’s officially licensed mugs. They feature geeky character torsos with arms serving as the handle. Available in Star Wars – Darth Vader, C-3PO, Stormtrooper – and Marvel – Black Panther, Iron Man, Spider-Man, the Hulk – variants.

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Cross X Star Wars Pens

Cross X Star Wars Pens
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Cross presents a collection of premium writing instruments for Star Wars fans. Available in Darth Vader, Stormtrooper, and Millennium Falcon-inspired designs, they feature a polished lacquer finish, a capless “slide-and-snap” mechanism, and a smooth gel ink refill.

Hot Toys R2-D2 Deluxe Action Figure

Hot Toys R2-D2 Deluxe Action Figure
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Hot Toys’ new R2-D2 sixth scale figure comes with a ton of pop-out arms and tools, a Death Star data plan card, Luke Skywalker’s lightsaber hilt, and two Princess Leia hologram figures. It also has remote controlled sound effects and LED lights.

A New Hope Christmas Ornaments

A New Hope Christmas Ornaments
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Brighten your tree this coming holiday season with this set of six officially-licensed ornaments based on characters from Star Wars Episode IV. The set of 3″ dia. tin baubles includes cartoon images of R2-D2, C-3PO, Obi-Wan Kenobi, Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, and Princess Leia.

Star Wars Rebel Pilot Jacket

Star Wars Rebel Pilot Jacket
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Musterbrand’s Rebel Pilot Jacket is a reversible bomber jacket for fans of Star Wars‘ Rebel Alliance. The officially licensed jacket features an orange side with the Rebel logo on the chest and a gray side with the Rebel logo at the back.

Sculpting Zombie Yoda

Sculpting Zombie Yoda

While Yoda may have passed away in Return of the Jedi, it is possible he could come back to life if there was a zombie apocalypse on Dagobah. Sculptor LoreCraft shows us what that horror might look like if it ever came to pass.

How Solo Should Have Ended

How Solo Should Have Ended

Han Solo named himself and is tired of all the pointless fighting and potential lovers. Qi’ra can’t wait to be alone for reasons. Lando drops the hottest single in the galaxy. All that and more in How It Should’ve Ended’s parody of Solo: A Star Wars Story.

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