Tag Archives: Star Wars

He’s All Yours, Bounty Hunter

For the Star Wars geek who has everything, comes this, a life-size Han Solo in Carbonite. Only $8199, including shipping. For sale at Sideshow Collectibles. Truly, no reward is worth this. And for those on a budget.  

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A Jedi Makeup Master, He Was

Sadly noted – the passing of Stuart Freeborn, the makeup artist for Star Wars.  The creator of the look of Yoda, Chewbacca and all the other characters, died on February 6th at age 98. He said that he based Yoda on a combination of Albert Einstein, and himself.  That may have been a little cheeky, but the …

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Death Star Lollipops

This concoction of isomalt, sugar and corn syrup speaks for itself. It’s probably not as deadly as the original. Available for sale by Designer Lollipops at Etsy.

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A Fistful of Stelle

Normally, I wouldn’t do another Star Wars post so soon after the last. But I couldn’t resist this one after seeing Clint Eastwood’s address at the Republic National Convention. Without further ado, here is one of artist Tim Anderson’s posters which revision the original Star Wars’ trilogy as spaghetti westerns. More posters here.

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Revenge of the Seth

From the makers of Robot Chicken, comes Star Wars Detours™Star Wars Detours eschews war and politics and looks at the every day life of the Star Wars universes’ characters.

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Lightsaber Chopsticks

Kotobukiya is selling chopsticks that actually light up. They’re available in Darth Vader red and Luke Skywalker blue. Is this or is this not a great gift for the admiral who has everything?

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Star Wars that I Used to Know

It’s a story of heartbreak to which Star Wars fans everywhere can relate.This song and video, created by Teddie Films, in the style of Gotye’s “Somebody That I Used To Know,” was brought to our attention by blog follower Arielle.

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Star Wars Crossword Puzzle

In honor of the 35th anniversary of the release of the first Star Wars movie, the crossword puzzle in the May 23, 2012 edition of the New York Times has a Star Wars theme. If you have the proper access privileges, you can find the puzzle here.

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Star Wars Tattoo

From the hands and mind of Hugo at Heroic Ink in Ames, Iowa. A larger version is here. I wonder whether he hangs out at the Blue Moon.

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Han Solo Carbonite iPhone Case

I think this iPhone case speaks for itself, but if you’d like more information, head over to Moti Zemelman’s Etsy site.

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