Star Wars: The Force Unleashed

“Star Wars: The Force Unleashed” is a new combination LucasArts video game, novel from Del Rey Books, a graphic novel from Dark Horse Comics and merchandizing action figure/toys tie-in with Lego and Hasbro. The game will be available on the PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Wii, PlayStation Portable, Nintendo DS, as well as, second-generation N-Gage, iPhone, […]

Fan-Built, Working Landspeeder

A fan of George Lucas’ Star Wars universe named Daniel Deutsch decided he could make his own piece of Star Wars coolness and has built a working, electric landspeeder, the same kind used by Luke Skywalker on Tatooine. The only difference, unlike the one from the set, this one works in the real world without […]

Oh Those Ingenious Star Wars Fans

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Confectionary Delights from Designs by Michele: “Han Solo frozen in Carbonite Cake” You sure this isn’t really Mr. Bill in Carbonite?

New Clone Wars Costumes, Plush Dolls and More

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The new animated feature film from George Lucas titled “Star Wars: The Clone Wars” is now out and the Star Wars Shop is making some new things from the film and upcoming television series available to collectors. The cool stuff they have on hand are designed to get the child in you and real children […]

Yoda the Cat

A genetic abnormality gave Yoda the Cat in Downers Grove, Illinois four ear flaps instead of the normal two. The kitten was adopted by Ted and Valerie Rock when a local bar owner put him and his 7 siblings up for adoption. While patrons in the bar thought it looked like a “Devil Cat,” the […]

“Star Wars: The Clone Wars” — A Movie Pulse Review

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Genre: Science Fiction/Fantasy and Animation Running Time: 98 min. Theatrical Release Date: August 15th, 2008 MPAA Rating: PG for sci-fi action violence throughout, brief language and momentary smoking. Directed By: Dave Filoni Starring: Matt Lanter, Ashley Eckstein, James Arnold Taylor, Dee Bradley Baker, Tom Kane SCORE = 5/10 “Without at least fundamental prior knowledge to […]

Star Wars Prop Court Case Update

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Andrew Ainsworth, a prop designer who worked on the original 1977 Star Wars film designing props for the George Lucas production has been found not guilty for selling his own line of Star Wars replicas online and from his London store by the British High Court. The court stated that Ainsworth didn’t violate any British […]

The Vader Project

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The Vader Project, a “reimagining” of the iconic Darth Vader helmet by some of today’s hottest pop and underground artists”, was recently on display at Star Wars Celebration Japan. A lot of them are pretty cool. {Thanks to Geekologie for the images}

A Fitting End for Jar Jar

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New TVGuide Clone War Covers

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With Star Wars: The Clone Wars movie quickly approaching, TV Guide magazine has created 4 collectible Star Wars covers, each with an exclusive CD-Rom! Fans can collect covers of C3PO, Yoda, Obi-Wan and Anykin Skywalker when the issue hits stands August 7th. This animated film from George Lucas fills in the events that take place […]

Second Robot Chicken Star Wars Special Planned

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Following the success of last year’s special lampooning “A galaxy far, far away…,” Robot Chicken will return to George Lucas’ playground later this year with a second special focusing on the Star Wars universe, according to the Hollywood Reporter. “It doesn’t even seem real — getting to make Star Wars twice!” said Robot Chicken co-creator […]

Attention Star Wars Collectors: Ambush on Hoth

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Star Wars Shop is making available this one-of-a-kind immense and detailed sculpture that captures the pivotal moment in which the Luke clings to his tauntaun in hopes of fending off the wampa attack. Each diorama is hand cast in high quality polystone, hand-finished and hand painted to exacting standards. The Ambush on Hoth diorama is […]

Stormtroopers: Good Guys At Heart

“The members of The 501st Legion, a group of ‘Star Wars’ costume enthusiasts, might be the bad guys but that doesn’t mean they can’t partake in charity work.” (Micah Mertes)

The Clone Wars Sneak Peak

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[Courtesy of StarWars.com]

The Top 7 Most Embarrassing Moments in Science Fiction

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I present the worst moments of Sci-Fi. We’re still in a golden age of sci-fi where every network carries at least one show and we even have a channel that shows only Science Fiction (and wrestling… um, wha?), but that was not always the case.