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    Loot Crate December 2015 Review and Coupon Code

    December was all about Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and just like the sequel, Loot Crate’s December box did not disappoint. To that effect GALAXY was the very appreciate theme for the month. Here’s what we found in December’s box: Exclusive Star Wars Han Solo Vinyl Bobble-Head – by Funko – Hans Solo, beloved Star Wars icon, […]

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    Powered Geek Box December 2015 – Review and Coupon Code

    It’s a shame that this Powered Geek Box fell through the cracks for us, because it was a great one. With that said, Powered Geek Box closed the year with another fun themeless box. Back in December, Star Wars: The Force Awakens was released so it was only fair to find some Star Wars loot in the […]

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    Life-size Stormtrooper Helmet Is Actually a Bluetooth Speaker

    Don’t think there can be any way to better herald the coming of the Empire than by using a massive, 1:1 scale Stormtrooper or Darth Vader helmet speaker. Both are available for preorder on Brando now — you’ll just have to forgive the ‘Stormtropper’ typo on one of the product pages. Hopefully no one gets […]

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    Carrie Fisher Responds To All The Haters Calling Her Fat

    I’m not really sure what drives people to go out of their way to comment on the appearance of someone else, but apparently people have been doing that in droves following the release of The Force Awakens. While all of the older members of the cast have gotten their fair share of comments about their […]

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    It’s a Sin Not to Watch Star Wars in IMAX 3D (Spoiler Free!)

    Having raked in over $517 million worldwide this weekend, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is breaking North American box office records — and rightfully so, because the latest installment in the series is a return to what made Star Wars great. You can clearly see director J.J. Abrams’ influence on the film, but as a whole The […]

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    Viral Video Mashes Up Donald Trump and Darth Vader

    Today in low-hanging fruit, we have a new video making the rounds from mashup professionals (that’s a thing now, right?) Auralnauts using two things at peak media saturation — Star Wars and Donald Trump. In viral terms, this is the same kind of star power as putting, I don’t know, Leonardo DiCaprio and Jennifer Lawrence […]

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    Star Wars Comes to Virtual Reality

    Ahead of the release of The Force Awakens next month, Google, Verizon, and ILMxLAB (a collaboration between Lucasfilm, Industrial Light & Magic, and Skywalker Sound) are teaming up for a prologue like no other — one to be experienced in virtual reality. No one involved has disclosed much about what the VR experience will entail, […]

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    22 of the Geekiest Ugly Christmas Sweaters Money Can Buy

    The ugly Christmas sweater is a holiday tradition that transcends denominations — if we can’t all be unified in glorious tackiness, there really is no hope for us. And, because the holiday season is all about hope, we’re going to deliver enough ugly, geeky sweaters to last you almost the entire month of December up […]

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    The Merch Awakens: 23 Ways to Get More Star Wars in Your Life

    We’re all excited for The Force Awakens — especially after that new trailer — but we’re just as stoked for the mountains of merch pouring forth from the floodgates opened when Disney bought Lucasfilm. Star Wars has been inextricably linked to its merch empire since the early days, but today that empire is striking back […]

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    LEGO Star Wars Droid Tales Finale Airs Tonight on Disney XD

    What’s the fastest way to get up to speed on the previous two trilogies in time for Star Wars: The Force Awakens this December? Well, aside from a Wikipedia jaunt, it’s probably by watching Lego Star Wars Droid Tales, a miniseries that’s been airing on Disney XD semi-regularly since July. Ironically enough, the brief series […]

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    The Force is Strong in HP’s Star Wars Special Edition Laptop

    We knew the Return of the Merch was going to be overwhelming ahead of the December release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, but even we didn’t see this one coming. HP is getting together with Disney to create a special edition Star Wars notebook to celebrate the movie’s premiere, including design details and something […]

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    Cats From All Angles – Facebook Introduces 360-Degree Videos

    Cats, no matter where you look. This will be reality of your Facebook news feed soon, now that the social network has introduced 360-degree videos with the help of their pet acquisition, Oculus VR. Facebook made the announcement today, paired with a 360-degree video from Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The video features Rey’s speeder jetting […]

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    12 Must-Have Star Wars Swag From Force Friday

    A merch storm the likes of which we have never seen started last Friday, when Disney unleashed the irresistible power of Force Friday. Let’s just say the decision to release the movie the week before Christmas was a calculated decision that the Sith would be proud of, because loads of wallets are going to be […]