The LEGO Star Wars Poe's X-Wing Fighter comes with 4 spring-loaded shooters, 2 stud shooters, retractable landing gear, opening wings, opening cockpit with space for a minifigure and space behind for the BB-8 Astromech Droid. It measures over 4" high, 14" long and 12" wide with wings open and over 3" high with wings closed. Get it here now. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
Not just any coffee table, this Millennium Falcon creation by Richard Riley at Tom Spina Designs is most certainly a Star Wars fanatic's dream come true. Unfortunately, a very wealthy fan contacted Tom Spina Designs and had one of these custom made, so only one exists. There were absolutely no details spared, as it features exact replicas of the asteroids in the film, a painted Hasbro Millennium Falcon and a TIE Fighter on its tail. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny school pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of a weatherman pronouncing Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwllllantysiliogogogoch without breaking a sweat.
The LEGO Star Wars: Force Awakens Millennium Falcon has just been unveiled, and it features 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. Open up the hull plates to reveal even more great new and updated details inside, including the main hold with seating area and holochess board, more detailed hyperdrive, secret compartment, extra boxes and cables, and storage for spring-loaded shooter ammo. Product page. Continue reading for a full video review and more information.
This may not be the first Star Wars Millennium Falcon bed to surface online, but it's the only one you'll be able to buy. Pottery Barn Kids is offering a twin-size bed in the style of the pod on the side of the Millennium Falcon, at the hefty price of $4,000. It's made from solid hardwood, and then hand-painted, measuring 45.5 x 108.25 x 45.4-inches. Now if only the company started making AT-AT Walker bunk beds. Continue reading for more pictures and information.
This Star Wars Wampa Rug looks like something straight from the movies, but it's actually the perfect place to lounge on a cold winter's night. This officially licensed Lucasfilm rug is finely crafted from high-quality synthetic fur, and comes equipped with vinyl claws, plush pillow head, as well as a non slip surface. Get one here now. Click here to view the first image in this week's funny work pictures gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of how a gorilla reacts to seeing pictures of other gorillas.
The Air Hogs Millennium Falcon Quadcopter is no concept, just a real drone you can buy. It stealthily conceals the four rotors that keep the toy aloft within the body of the ship, and can be remotely operated from 200 feet away. You'll also find plenty of LED lights and sounds, powered by six AA batteries. That's not all, the remote control even has a "Hyperspace" stunt mode. Get one here now. Continue reading for another video and more information.
If Imperial Stormtroopers spent their time off here on Earth, they'd probably be up to the same activities as other humans, like knitting. Photographer Jorge Perez Higuera captured a few of them shopping at a grocery store, washing dishes, paying bills, relaxing in a jacuzzi with a fancy cocktail, and even pumping gas. "They represent the galactic working class. Let's be honest, if that future existed, we would probably be imperial soldiers and not heroes or villains," said Higuera. Continue reading for more pictures.
Sphero's BB-8 Droid just might be the one you're looking for, or at least a 4.5-inch tall, app-enabled companion that goes just about anywhere. Simply use your Bluetooth-enabled phone to guide the droid and make it respond to your voice commands. You can also have it send virtual holographic videos, or just let the droid roam free, which has an adaptive personality, learning as you interact with it. Using gyroscopic propulsion, it rolls freely while remaining balanced, mimicking the BB-8 from the movie trailer. Continue reading for another hands-on video, more pictures and additional information.
This R2-D2 USB Car Charger just might be the droid you're looking for, and it comes complete with rotating head, light-up eye and sound effects. "With him plugged into your 12V vehicle power adapter (cigarette lighter), you can get 2.1 Amps through each of his USB charging ports, which is enough to charge two tablets or smartphones or, well, pretty much anything that charges via USB," according to ThinkGeek. Get one here now. Continue reading for another hands-on video and more information.
Ever wonder what a Disney princess Star Wars mashup would look like? If so, then look no further than these awesome illustrations by Ralph Sevelius. "I've been wanting to do this idea for some time since the Star Wars/Disney merger happened. There has been so many reiterations of the Princesses, that finally I get to mess around with them and have my stab at it. Hopefully you guys like, because I have other ideas I'm knocking around for the others," said Sevelius. Click here for the first image in this week's WINS gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of first person saber spearing.