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Action figures put Star Wars characters in a medieval fantasy


Continuing with his style of reworking Star Wars characters, artist Sillof has now placed them in a medieval fantasy. It is a land ruled by Deth Valkor, carrying a blade turned red with blood. Valkor’s Sturm Infantry helps keeps the realm under the tight grip of the dictator. But the tyrant king does face opposition, with the highlight being on Lukos Swordbearer, who was trained by Obiwoth Kindorn. Other figures in the list include Princess Lilani, Khan Solon, Charothku, Boran Fayne, Randor Deeptomb and Cadpollo Gildenrod.

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Star Wars Episode V told with icons


This huge image, created by Wayne Dorrington does the Star Wars Episode V storytelling with icons. Retelling the story in “iconoscope” Dorrington has put all 63 scenes of the movie in a chart. Hit the jump for the first part of the story, being told in iconoscope.

Via: FastCo Design

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Iconic photographs recreated with Star Wars clone troopers


David Eger kicked off a photography project titled 365 Days of Clones where Star Wars clone troopers form the material of photographs every day. An offshoot of this project was Cloned Photos, where David used Clone Trooper action figures to recreate some of the most iconic images in history. Prints for David’s photography can be purchased on RedBubble.

Via: PetaPixel

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The inevitable Angry Birds, Star Wars mashup happens


We aren’t even going to pretend we were surprised by this one, we always knew an Angry BirdsStar Wars mashup would show up sooner or later. And of course, it is here. Angry Rebel Birds simply can’t wait to get their hands on to the Imperial Pigs. Hell, the set up even looks contextual, when you spare a thought for the Imperial Pigs. Prints and tees for these images are available on RedBubble.

Via: Bite

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Life size AT-AT for America!


A Star Wars fan is canvassing to build a “real” life-size AT-AT. Michael Koehler wants to build a full scale replica of the empire’s All Terrain Armored Transport; yes, he isn’t canvassing for a statue, but a fully functional AT-AT. Koehler believes the collective movement to build the AT-AT will show the world “”our brain power, our manufacturing prowess, our organizational skills and our geek-fueled eye for detail.” Also, it will show the rebels their place. Fund raising for the project is expected to start soon via Kickstarter. Well, if it got Detroit its robocop, it could get USA its AT-AT as well.

Via: cnet

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Che Bacca is the most popular wookie of the revolution


Millions of youth around the world wear T-shirts with Che printed on them. Some for support towards the revolutionary’s ideas, most without any idea whatsoever what a Che is. If you could draw a Venn diagram for this bust, it would be for the intersection of those who love Star Wars, and those who follow Che. The revolutionary-wookie bust is 6 inches tall and priced at $40.

Via: Walyou

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Lightsaber popsicles: Taste the force, or something like that


You know you’ve mastered the art of badassery when you can chew a lightsaber like a popsicle. The lightsaber hilts come in two varieties (Luke and Vader) and light up the popsicle mold for a “realistic” effect, but you can of course make the lightsaber in whatever color you desire. Costs $35.

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Star Wars masks, Mexican style


John Karpinsky created this set, mixing Star Wars with Mexican Day of the Dead. Looks like the Galactic Empire longed for the tribal touch.

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Star Wars PSAs


Gentlemen, there are lessons to be learnt from the Star Wars universe. Let these Star Wars PSAs be your guide.

Via: CollegeHumor

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Life size Yoda statue


This officially licensed Yoda statue is 30-inches tall, and is something of a “limited edition” with 10,000 pieces in the offing. Actually, 10,000 doesn’t quite sound like a limited-edition number. Anyways, I don’t see a Yoda statue having much of an appeal, but things would be entirely different if we were talking about a Vaders statue here, or for that matter, Han Solo in carbonite. Costs $500.

Via: Craziest Gadgets