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Star Wars Death Star Trench Run Comes to Life with New LEGO Set
Red Five Standing By! We return to the assault on the first Death Star as LEGO announces their newest Star Wars set Capturing the Original Trilogy, LEGO has revealed that the Death Star Trench Run is coming to brick with a 665 diorama set Dedicated to the adult side of brick building, Star Wars fans[...]
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This one is pretty special as it is the Death Star II throne room set Not only does it come with Emperor Palpatine himself but we will get two Royal Guards He's quite articulate and fully detailed with all the darkness you want him to come him His design even has some fabric attachments that[...]
Star Wars Line of Shoes Debuts From Adidas
The X-Wing, Millennium Falcon, and the Death Star all have new shoes for fans to show off on their feet, all available starting today The X-Wing and Falcon shoes will run you $180, while the Death Star pair with cost you a ton of credits at $300 Check out all three shoes below, and see[...]
New Star Wars LEGO Sets Incoming for Triple Force Friday  
First up on the reveal circuit is the Death Star Tractor Beam Set This set includes a Tractor Beam Operator and Obi-Wan Kenobi This is a smaller set but it lets you build the generator for the tractor beam and a firing cannon Next LEGO Star Wars set, we are getting the first set from[...]
Return Of The Jedi Death Star Sells for $256,000
Yet another big ticket item from Profiles In History's Icons & Legends In Hollywood auction, this one is a Star Wars item of that's-no-moon Death Star proportions. One of the screen-used filming models from Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi just sold during day two of the auction for $256,000 (USD). The listing for the Death Star reads: Lot[...]
Will Epcot's Spaceship Earth Become The Death Star, Permanently?
 But… couldn't they just do the obvious thing here, create another Disney franchise-based attraction, and turn the whole thing into the Death Star? They've already done that temporarily, after all, to a little bit of controversy but impressive effect  As some of the detractors implied then, one might argue that the continued franchise-theme migration of Epcot[...]
Building The LEGO Death Star Part 1- Heavy Boxes And Missing Pieces
The ultimate show of power in the collecting galaxy, the LEGO® Death Star has been a holy grail of collecting for me since I heard it existed All those bricks! All the mini-figures! I could not even wrap my head around it I missed the boat on the very first release, and also the Death Star[...]
The Death Star Is The Ultimate Collectible In The Galaxy
Star Wars fans love the Death Star It is just a fact It is the ultimate show of power in the galaxy after all Thanks to the film Rogue One, not only do we know why it was so easy for Luke to blow up in A New Hope, but we know how the plans[...]
Conan O'Brien, A Super Laser And The Death Star
In this latest outtakes clip from Conan O'Brien, we see a rehearsal of a bit that includes a Death Star, a producer Jordan Schlansky proclaiming the errors in said Death Star and a super laser… pure comedic gold And there is the third law of comedy… kill him earlier. [youtube][/youtube] [...]
The Destruction Of The Death Star – A 9/11 Allegory?
And Brian Wood would do a great job on their Star Wars too. Like in this issue, with a young Empire graduate getting seconded to work with Darth Vader and… well, frankly, a textual comparison with the attack on the Death Star and the attack on the World Trade Center And the actions by the US[...]