As kids, my brother and I were obsessed with Star Wars. Every night of summer our parents would let us stay up and watch a movie. 359 more words
It’s Christmas. Time for Star Wars.
Just how deeply the connection between Xmas and the ultimate space opera, exemplified by an ever-growing corpus of Christmas Yoda memes, has embedded itself in the collective consciousness is difficult to say, but it’s clear that Disney grasps it. 1,087 more words
In a rather different vein from my previous Christmas build with the candle and the angel, this one is pure fun and silliness.
As a Santa minifigure is still on my list of “stuff to get at some point”, my options are almost as limited for the other kind of Christmas build as they are for building some any sort of Biblical scene. 288 more words
Some of the luckiest kids in the world have to be the ones with hackers and makers as parents. While normal kids are stuck playing with cookie cutter mass produced toys, these kids get one-off gadgets and creations that will be the envy of the playground. 244 more words
The latest trailer-and poster-for The Last Jedi just debuted. Here’s some thoughts and speculation.
Ren smashing his helmet into the Imperial-style lights what appears to be a First Order elevator….explaining this shot….and why the helmet is smoldering. 836 more words