Tag Archive: Wars


Star Wars v. Star Trek in a battle over nerd supremacy

If the fight card featured the urbane intellect of Capt. Jean-Luc Picard against Darth Vader and his command of the Force’s Dark Side, who would win? We won’t spoil it for you. One fired the fatal shots, but the other… Read more ›

An upcoming mobile game will throw players into the struggle immediately following the death of the Emperor in Return of the Jedi. Star Wars: Uprising, which is due out later this year for iOS and Android, is a real-time strategy… Read more ›

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 ›