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  • Created By: George Lucas
  • Launched On: May 25, 1977
  • Owner: Disney
  • Tagline: A Long Time Ago, In A Galaxy Far, Far Away…
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R2D2 Goes On A Killing Spree In Grand Theft Auto

It was only a matter of time before Luke Skywalker’s pet droid got sick of being stuck with all the …

12 years ago

Ride Your Motorcycle Like Tron With Sci-Fi Replica Bike Gear

The average sci-fi nerd probably isn’t cool enough to actually own a motorcycle (I know I’m not), but for those …

12 years ago

Own A Real Life Lightsaber, Or At Least As Close As You Can Get To One Legally

Wicked Lasers, creator of the world’s brightest handheld lasers, have come out with the LaserSaber. For $99.95 ($289.95-969.95 with your …

12 years ago

May The Fourth Be With You, Enjoy Some Jedi Turtles

It’s the fourth of May, a day picked out by Lucasfilm as an excuse to push merchandise on Star Wars …

12 years ago

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Star Wars Land Coming To Disneyland Paris, Drink At The Mos Eisley Cantina

Disney is about to make the dreams of every would-be Jedi come true. Word is that the company is planning …

12 years ago

X-Wing Soapbox Racer May Not Look Like Much, But She’s Got It Where It Counts

The ingenuity of crafty geeks never ceases to amaze me. Yesterday we saw a Star Wars pet shelter built entirely …

12 years ago

Return Of The Jedi Storyboards Make The Emperor Even Creepier

If you’ve enjoyed scoping out how things might have looked in the Star Wars franchise before they actually got onto …

12 years ago

Behind-The-Scenes Star Wars Photos Have Headless Wookiees And Amorous Slave Girls

It’s been a crazy-good week for SF movie photographic awesomeness. It started last Wednesday when we discovered the amazing blog …

12 years ago

R2D2 Had Another Message For Luke Skywalker

We’ve all seen the message Princess Leia left for Luke Skywalker in R2D2, but what if the little droid had …

12 years ago

Stormtroopers Say The Darndest Things

They’re not exactly known for their eloquence but that doesn’t mean the clones the Emperor keeps inside his stormtrooper armor …

12 years ago

What If Darth Vader Hadn’t Been An Absent Father?

Normally it’s a bad thing for a father to miss out on raising his boy, but in the case of …

12 years ago

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Listen To The 20 Best Sci-Fi Movie Orchestral Scores Of All Time

Science fiction fires the musical imaginations of composers unlike almost any other genre.

One More Way George Lucas Has Ruined Star Wars: Han Solo Dance Party

Maybe you’ve seen some of the commercials for Star Wars: Kinect and thought… “oh hey that looks kind of cool.” …

12 years ago

Science Fiction’s Ten Best One-On-One Fights To The Death

Ripley vs. The Alien Queen. Kirk vs. Spock. Luke vs. Vader. We run down some of SF’s best fights.

12 years ago

Young Anakin Says Star Wars Ruined His Childhood

It’s tough being a child actor – even more so when you are catapulted to stardom quickly thanks to a …

12 years ago

Visionary Star Wars Concept Artist Ralph McQuarrie, Dead At 82

Ralph McQuarrie, the man responsible for the incredible designs of the world of Star Wars, passed away at the age …

12 years ago

Rejected Star Wars: Episode One Merchandise

The release of a new film (or re-release) in any major blockbuster franchise is always accompanied by a glut of …

12 years ago

Where’s Waldo?: Mos Eisley Edition Hides The Doctor And A Lightsaber-Wielding Batman

Looking for something to hang above your mantelpiece? Some tasteful piece of art, something that reflects your passions and interests…something …

12 years ago

New Space Janitors Webseries Promises To Clean Up The Star Wars Universe

Science fiction epics typically focus on the traditional heroic types: the dashing space warriors, the roguish smugglers, the fierce female …

12 years ago

George Lucas Now Claims Han Never Shot First, Stupid Or Liar?

The Star Wars you think you watched never existed.

12 years ago

R2-D2 Apron Ensures The Chores Will Be With You, Always

If there’s one thing Star Wars might have inspired more of than internet debate, it’s bizarre products. Over the past …

12 years ago

Star Wars Boxing Posters Are Ready To Rumble

Say what you will about the direction George Lucas has taken the franchise in the past couple of decades, but …

12 years ago

Star Wars 3D Trailerized Into Something Horrible For Kids, They Saved Jar Jar For This

We’ve been talking for a few months now about the notable absence of Jar Jar from the marketing materials of …

12 years ago

Volkswagen’s Star Wars Super Bowl Spot Visits Mos Eisley Cantina

Last year Volkswagen made a big splash at the Super Bowl with their Star Wars themed commercial in which a …

12 years ago

Man Attacks Police By Dual Wielding Lightsabers, Successfully Deflects Tazers

Remember that scene in Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure where Bob “Genghis” Khan totally ravages Oshman’s Sporting Goods? That actually …

12 years ago

Parks & Recreation’s Chris Pratt Duels Darth Vader In A New Kinect Star Wars Ad

It sometimes seems like George Lucas has specifically set out to rob Darth Vader of his mystique over the past …

12 years ago

Watch Star Wars Dogs Bark The Imperial March

You no doubt remember that Volkswagen Super Bowl commercial in which a little boy dresses up as Darth Vader and …

12 years ago

See Proof That Jedi Misuse The Force To Make Breakfast

Galactic Senate propaganda has lead us all to believe that the Jedi are hard working, protectors of the galaxy who …

13 years ago