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Want: beautiful Star Wars rings from the late 90s

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Products on Wednesday 5 February 2014

Japanese design studio J.A.P., created this collection of prototype Star Wars rings back in the late 90’s to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the beloved (and by ‘beloved’, I mean Hans Christian Andersen not included) franchise.

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Dreamy Star Wars and Harry Potter travel posters

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Illustration on Tuesday 21 January 2014

While we may never ever experience going to a galaxy far, far away or attending a prestigious school of wizardry in our lifetime, it doesn’t hurt to dream a little bit. With these dreamy and colourful Star Wars- and Harry Potter-inspired travel posters by designer and illustrator Caroline Hadilaksono, the places in their stories become must-see tourist destinations.

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Well known celebrities as Star Wars characters

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By Rachel Oakley in New Trends on Saturday 14 December 2013

Empire Peaks is a fun series created by Seattle based artist Michael Leavitt, depicting all your favourite celebrities, politicians and dead historical figures as, what else, Star Wars characters.

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Star Wars VII posters reimagined as other movies

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Design on Wednesday 11 December 2013

Every week there seems to be a new Star Wars gimmick, but this one is really cool. These posters are all celebrating the release of Star Wars VII, but re-imagined as other movies. People have gotten incredibly creative with their choices of films, with Star Wars being represented by the Kill Bill series, Memento, Annie Hall, Little Miss Sunshine, and even Sleepy Hollow.

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Star Wars now has an Instagram account

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By Inigo del Castillo in New Photography on Wednesday 11 December 2013

Last December 2, an awesome thing from a galaxy far, far away happened. Star Wars finally launched its own official Instagram account, to the delight of fans around the galaxy. In just two days since launch, it already has 86,801 followers.

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Yoga poses done by Star Wars characters

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Design on Monday 2 December 2013

You never expected that in a galaxy far, far away even Yoga existed, did you? Phoenix, USA-based illustrator and major Star Wars geek, Rob Osborne, has created a set of prints that features our favourite (No, Jar Jar Binks is definitely NOT included) characters doing Yoga poses.

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The Star Wars invasion of kinkade paintings

Inigo del Castillo Contributor

By Inigo del Castillo in New Art on Wednesday 6 November 2013

In a Thomas Kinkade painting far, far away… Ok, not really. There just might be a copy of his painting in your living room. The self-proclaimed Master of Light, Thomas Kinkade mass-marketed his art such that one in every twenty homes in America has a copy of his work.

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May the bloopers be with you: Original Star Wars gag reel uncovered

Rachel Oakley Contributor

By Rachel Oakley in New Film on Thursday 31 October 2013

We’ve all watched the Star Wars movies over the years so it’s bound to give us goose bumps when it’s announce that a never-before-seen bloopers reel is out on the world wide web. Take a look at this two-and-a-half-minute montage of bloopers unearthed by Lucasfilm editor and author J.W. Rinzler. It was discovered while Rinzler […]

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Original Star Wars story line mashed up with Shakespeare

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By Sean Alves in New Art on Tuesday 23 July 2013

Ian Doescher delivers the latest quirky take on the original Star Wars Episode IV. Put simply, William Shakespeare’s Star Wars is a mash up of the original Star Wars story line and the writing style of the famous English playwright. Staying true to his inspiration, Doescher recreates our favourite sci-fi journey in full iambic pentameter, […]

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Life after people: Abandoned Star Wars film sets

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Photography on Tuesday 21 May 2013

Italian photographer Rä di Martino took these amazing pictures of abandoned Star Wars film sets in Tunisia. Using Google Earth, she effectively tracked down decades-old locations such as Luke Skywalker’s Tatooine dome home, the Lars Homestead, for a number of photographic projects. As she observed on her website, “Some of it have now become ruins, […]

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Nine incredible Star Wars VII posters made by fans

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By Rebekah Rhoden in New Design on Tuesday 14 May 2013

These nine Star War fan posters are pretty exceptional, so we think they deserve some recognition. The stylish and epic photographs make for impressive poster ideas in anticipation of the new film. So, does this fan art make you feel the force?

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Star Wars Occupation Flow Chart

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Friday 3 May 2013

If you’re the sort who flaps about like a fish out of water when it comes to plotting out your career path in life, but can stay on the couch for days to watch Star Wars with dogged single-mindedness, maybe all you need to find out what you’re destined to do in life is this […]

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Watch Star Wars: A New Hope in just 60 seconds

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By Annie Churdar in Video on Thursday 2 May 2013

Still haven’t gotten around to seeing the Star Wars movies? Seriously? Have you been living under a rock? Well, obviously you need to be brought up to speed on reality. Just spend 60 seconds watching this video and you’ll be set. This super-fast cartoon version of Star Wars: A New Hope is perhaps better than […]

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Illustrated Star Wars movie maps by Andrew DeGraff

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By Annie Churdar in New Illustration on Thursday 18 April 2013

Now this is what we call fan art! Check out these finely detailed Star Wars infographic style illustrated movie maps by Andrew DeGraff where you can follow the events from each movie.

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Vadering: Levitation, done the Star Wars way

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Trends on Wednesday 10 April 2013

Can this be true? Vadering, a geeky Star Wars reference to Darth Vader’s invisible neck choke, might just be the next big Internet phenomenon. At least two people need to be in the shot, with one playing the role of Vader with one outstretched arm and clenched fingers, and another playing victim suspended in mid-air, […]

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