star-wars

Stranger Wars

Artist Michael Maher Jr. created this fantastic Star Wars mashup featuring the kids from Stranger Things. You may have heard that Millie Bobby Brown has expressed a desire to play a young Leia—and this illustration definitely supports that idea.

However, Gaten Matarazzo as Chewbacca is the star of the show here. Some might consider that insulting, but the fact is that Dustin and Chewie are both lovable, awesome and steal pretty much every scene they’re in. [click to continue…]

Last year ThinkGeek released several different Star Wars-themed plush bouquets for Valentine’s Day and they’re back this year with a new group. [click to continue…]

After nearly a decade of negotiating, George Lucas has finally settled on Exposition Park in L.A. as the home for his Museum of Narrative Art (cities in the running included San Francisco and Chicago). Lucas will fund the project in it’s entirety at the cost of at least $1 billion.

The museum will house Lucas’ personal art collection which includes some 10,000 paintings and illustrations. You know, the kind of stuff that you would expect to find in a traditional fine art museum. But fear not Star Wars fans—there’s going to be plenty for you as well. [click to continue…]

New mom Katie Stricker Curtis recently took the Chewbacca mask made famous by Candace Payne to the next level by wearing it during labor. Yes, it’s a bit derivative, but we have to give her credit for having fun while enduring excruciating pain. Besides, as you’ll see in the video below, Chewie’s cries really fit the situation. [click to continue…]

Funko recently unveiled SuperCute Disney Princess plushies and GOTG HeroPlushies and now they’ve rounded out the new product line with Star Wars-themed Galactic Plushes.

These adorable 7-8″ plushies are available in Classic and TFA varieties and can be pre-ordered now as a set for delivery in February. They may also be available individually in select locations now. Check out the Classic versions below. [click to continue…]

Todd Is Just The Worst

Friggin’ Todd.

(via Reddit)

If you watched Rogue One and wondered how they managed to bring Peter Cushing back to life as Grand Moff Tarkin so convincingly, the following video from Nightline should answer many of your questions. [click to continue…]

Ever since the Star Wars franchise was purchased by Disney, fans have questioned whether or not Leia should be an official Disney Princess. Carrie Fisher’s passing has prompted one fan to launch a petition on Change.org in an attempt to persuade Disney CEO Bob Iger to bend the rules: [click to continue…]

Poor Director Krennic—nobody appreciates all of his hard work. Do they not understand that building a Death Star is practically impossible? The comics below perfectly illustrate his plight. [click to continue…]

You know that Stormtrooper doll that was featured in Rogue One? I wouldn’t be surprised if an official version comes out at some point, but in the meantime you have two options if you want one now. You can make it using the tutorial on Instructables, or you can buy a ready-made version from StormtrooperCrafts on Etsy.

This clay doll is on the easier DIY side, so it might be a fun project—especially if you have kids.

(via The Verge)