09/20/2013, When you’re challenged to a thumb wrestling match, you know how serious things can get as both challengers tend to bend and twist their way into an honorable victory. We take out thumb wrestling very serious here at Ubergizmo, although now that we’ve come across the Star Wars Lightsaber Thumb Wrestling kit, our thumb wrestling matches will never be the same again.
06/28/2013, This Iron Man themed lightsaber is extremely impressive.
06/10/2013, Bring knitting to the next level if you are a Star Wars fan!
06/10/2013, Overzealous TSA officers decided to detain Star Wars actor Peter Mayhew because of his lightsaber cane.
05/28/2013, A homemade lightsaber featuring a 3W laser can be seen here used to burn through a lot of things.
04/26/2013, With a new Star Wars film expected to be released starting in 2015 and beyond, we’re sure you’re going to want to buy yourself a lightsaber, that is, if you don’t own one already. You could head down to your local toy store or turn to the Internet to buy a lightsaber that’s been mass produced, or you could be a true Jedi / Sith Lord and obtain a completely unique […]
09/26/2011, We all know what a huge success the Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray release was, and the Force is certainly strong all over the globe. Even those living in the Land of the Rising Sun is not spared (which is a good thing), where the boxset hit Japan slightly more than a week ago. In order to promote the release of this unique boxset, 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment […]
09/21/2011, If you happen to have had experienced a particularly difficult childhood, where you could not get all the toys you wanted – not even a simple Transformer figurine simply because your parents think that all play and no work makes Jack a dumb boy, perhaps it is time to reflect on whether you’re doing the same to your son. If you cannot remember the last time where you purchased a […]
09/19/2011, Last week, the BT Tower in London was turned into the biggest lightsaber in the world, to commemorate the release of the Star Wars complete saga on Blu-ray disc. While many fans probably won’t agree with the edits done to the movie (Han shot first, no?), being at the launch event was a whole different story. It featured a guest appearance by Anthony Daniels – the voice of one of […]
06/01/2011, While it’s going to take a while before the technology to develop lightsabers is developed to give every Jedi wannabe a light saber, how does having a functional replica sound like to you? Though in this case, functional means bottle opener instead of laser-tipped blade for cutting and other misc activities. The Star Wars lightsaber bottle opener is 5.5″ long and acts as a keychain when not in use. While […]
02/14/2011, If you (or your kids) ever had disputes with your friends about which side of the Force you belong to, the folks at Uncle Milton have come up with a toy to solve your problems. Called the Mini Lightsaber, this build it yourself toy can detect whether you belong to the light side or the dark side. Designed to educate kids about electricity when during assembly of the toy, this […]
11/21/2010, With the open-source Kinect drivers released, it shouldn’t be too surprising to see various non-official uses for the Kinect suface and we’ve already seen the motion-sensing controller being used in a Minority Report-style photo manipulation. The possibilities are endless, but whenever the subject of a lightsaber crops up, you can bet that folks will zoom in on it. In this scenario, the OpenKinect drivers were used to come up with […]
03/22/2010, Every guy out there probably loves robots one way or another, and what better way to pay tribute to robots than by erecting a giant statue of one of the most popular robots ever – Gundam? The folks over in Japan have come up with the 18-meter, life-sized Gundam statue, which was previously taken down before. Now the giant robot is back, and it has a giant lightsaber to accompany […]
03/18/2010, If you own an iPhone, chances are that you’ve downloaded or at least tried the lightsaber app before. Now, it seems that you’ll be able to check out a new lightsaber app next month, and it’ll support Bluetooth lightsaber duels (yay!) There are 11 new Star Wars characters whose lightsabers you can choose from, but frankly, all we want to do is just defeat a friend with this updated iPhone […]