Tag Archive: Star


This we week we got lost in the vast oasis of Instagram searching for some great photographers to recommend. We wandered down the road searching for fun feeds featuring motorcycles, adventurers, dogs and, oddly, pigeons. What we found, once again,… Read more ›

Voltaire was the first. Now Vader is a wax figure. Madame Tussauds has been in the business of meticulously sculpting lifelike models of the famous since 1777. Now, in a gallery far, far away (well, London), the wax museum has… Read more ›

You’ve seen the latest Star Wars trailer like 50 times, and you’re probably still wondering, “Who is that guy under the sick mask?!” Ok, well there are a couple awesome masked characters in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but the… Read more ›

Massive LEGO Star Wars ship destroyed in high-def slo-mo

16 hours to make, mere seconds to destroy this huge LEGO model of Darth Vader’s Super Star Destroyer from Return of the Jedi. If there’s anything more symptomatic of our consumer culture — aside from the iPhone and Apple Watch… Read more ›

The Fourth is strong with these Apple Star Wars mashups

Apple and Star Wars are forces to be reckoned with. These two cultural powerhouses deliver endless entertainment and inspire extreme fandom. Mash the two of them together and you’ve got the technocultural equivalent of an atom smasher. Or a Reese’s… Read more ›

  You’ve seen the latest Star Wars trailer like 50 times, and you’re probably still wondering, “Who is that guy under the sick mask?!” Ok, well there are a couple awesome masked characters in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but… Read more ›

With its roly-poly looks and infectious personality, new droid BB-8 looks primed to be a real scene-stealer when Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits theaters at the end of the year. And now we know what the ballsy little bot… Read more ›

Looks like you don’t need to be a long-time Star Wars fan to totally geek out over The Force Awakens trailer that appeared online last week, as these cuties so ably prove. Even super young babies get it: this is… Read more ›

Control a Star Wars droid with your iPhone, you will

Soon you’ll be able to control the cute new robotic star of Star Wars: The Force Awakens with your iPhone. The toy version of BB-8, the droid with an R2-D2-style head perched precariously atop a rolling round body, will pop… Read more ›

18 things we learned from the new Star Wars trailer

J.J. Abrams whetted our appetite for more lightsaber dueling action with the first Episode VII teaser trailer last year, but today’s release of the new trailer has got us counting down the days until Christmas. We’re still eight months away… Read more ›