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Death Star Toaster

While this version of the Death Star doesn't come equipped with a superlaser, it does server as a functional two-slice toaster that toasts an image of a TIE Fighter onto your bread. Other features include reheat, defrost and quick-stop functions, complete with an adjustable thermostat, as well as a removable crumb tray. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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LEGO Imperial Shuttle

The LEGO Star Wars Imperial Shuttle Tydirium 75094 Kit has 937-pieces of brick building fun, and it can be picked up for only $76.99 shipped, today only, originally $99.99. As featured in the exciting scenes leading up to the destruction of the Empire's second Death Star in Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi, this impressive LEGO Star Wars starship features folding wings for flight and landing modes, retractable landing gear and an opening cockpit with space for 2 minifigures.Product page. Contiue reading for a speed build video and more information.

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LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon

The LEGO Star Wars Millennium Falcon set has 1,329-pieces of brick goodness, and it's being offered for only $119.99 shipped, today only, originally $149.99. The Force Awakens, this latest LEGO version of the Millennium Falcon is crammed with new and updated external features, including an even more streamlined and detailed design, detachable cockpit with space for 2 minifigures, rotating top and bottom laser turrets with hatch and space for a minifigure, dual spring-loaded shooters, sensor dish, ramp and an entrance hatch. Product page. Continue reading for a speed build video review and more information.

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Force Awakens Props

The team at Pinewood Studios in the UK - the same guys who created the real Force Awakens props - used a combination of 3D scanning and printing technologies to recreate everything from Kylo Ren's helmet to Chewy's Bowcaster and even Darth Vader's damaged helmet. Yes, Kylo Ren's lightsaber is also included, but unfortunately, is a non-functional version. Continue reading for more Star Wars items you may not have known existed.

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Star Wars Camera

This may look like a miniature Darth Vader helmet or toy, but it's actually an internet connected smart camera that can be controlled with an app. Several of these can be linked together and placed throughout your home, but unfortunately, lightsaber sounds are not included, even when / if intruders are detected. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny demotivational posters gallery. Continue reading for a viral video showing an extreme close-up of Pluto's surface captured by New Horizons.

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Electronic Chewbacca Mask

This electronic Chewbacca mask is currently the hottest gadget online, and rightfully so. Simply move your mouth while wearing it to activate a variety of authentic wookiee growls and howls to scare off every Stormtrooper in sight - open your mouth slightly for a light roar, then open it wider to make your wookiee roar even louder. This lady became an internet sensation for doing just that, with a touch of uncontrollable laughter to boot. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny Facebook status updates gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a crazy pop-up LEGO castle.

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Star Wars Wedding

Photo credit: Brian Giardinelli via Buzzfeed

Star Wars fanatics Krystel Ciocon and Earle Doudera recently tied the knot, and in grand fashion to say the least. "I didn't just want a wedding with a Star Wars theme. I wanted a wedding in Star Wars. I wanted to be a part of this fantastic universe, and all the ideas just fell into place. In my mind, I saw this epic battle playing out in front of our guests. The Battle of Mustafar specifically helped in my choreography of the battle between me and my husband," said Ciocon. Continue reading for more pictures. Click here for a few bonus behind-the-scenes images from the original trilogy.

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Star Wars Whiskey

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Instagram user "Scotch_Trooper" shows us what happens when Darth Vader and a couple of Stormtroopers decide to have some fun with scotch whisky. These toy soldiers are playfully placed around bottles in various activities, including unboxing, pouring a glass, and even guarding the liquid. Unfortunately, the bottle of bourbon above is no match for Lord Vader, especially with lightsaber drawn. Continue reading for more pictures.

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Stormtrooper Camaro

Tuner Forgiato has unveiled what a Stormtrooper-inspired Chevrolet Camaro ZL1. In addition to the wide-body kit, it comes equipped with the company's large "Finestro-ECL" wheels, most likely in the 24" size. Unfortunately, it doesn't come with a matching stormtrooper costume with blaster, but it will definitely get some second looks on the street. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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Star Wars Rogue One Toys

Photo credit: Glactic Warfighters

Star Wars Rogue One's official theatrical debut may be on December 16th, but photographer and U.S. Marine Matthew Callahan decided to recreate a few scenes from the trailer with action figures. Many of them are inspired by the actual events Callahan has experienced, including playing cards with fellow soldiers, firefights, and relaxing after a long day. Continue reading for more pictures and information.

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