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Star Wars: The Old Republic sees purposeful infection

04/18/2012, With the advent of MMORPGs, the digital social structure does reflect a real life situation somewhat – especially when it comes to the issue of public health safety. For instance, Star Wars: The Old Republic has introduced an in-game character virus...

Lego Barrel Organ does Star Wars theme

04/16/2012, Just when you thought that the magic of Lego has stopped at the Lego Eva Gundam figurine, along comes this Lego Barrel Organ that is fully operational – playing what else but the Star Wars theme? In conjunction with the re-release of Star Wars...

EA adds gay characters to Star Wars game

04/11/2012, When it comes to homosexuality, this particular topic can be a potential banana peel for those who are not careful. Well, Electronic Arts has decided to go ahead by introducing gay characters to its Star Wars: The Old Republic game, drawing ire from...

TIE Fighter from Star Wars going for $150

03/21/2012, Craigslist advertisements do list some rather snazzy items from time to time, and the latest “crazy” item would be the TIE Fighter from Star Wars. I guess the asking price of $150 reflects the frailty of the spacecraft – it is no wonder...

LEGO Ultimate Collector Series R2-D2 coming soon

03/15/2012, R2-D2 is probably the most popular and loved characters in the Star Wars universe, so when we say it’s about time the robot got its own LEGO set – we’re pretty sure nobody is going to disagree. Well, it looks like our wishes have come true...

Star Wars: The Old Republic to get massive Legacy update in April

03/15/2012, Star Wars: The Old Republic (SWTOR) players should be excited to know that a massive update is headed their way next month. The new content patch, called Legacy, will have several major benefits and a large number of smaller updates that should affect the...

Jedi Training Remote alarm clock will please Star Wars fans

03/14/2012, Star Wars fans will probably recognize the Jedi Training Remote device which was used by Luke Skywalker in the original Star Wars. The good news is that if you’ve always wanted to own one, you can although instead of shooting sparks at your light saber...

Kinect Star Wars bundle arriving on April 3rd

02/10/2012, Last year it was announced that the Kinect Star Wars bundle was going to arrive in April 2012, and it looks like Microsoft will be keeping its promise. According to a recent announcement on the Major Nelson website, we now have a definite release date for...

Galactic Princess Headphone Covers for Star Wars fans

12/28/2011, If you’re a huge fan of Princess Leia and you want to dress up like her – or at least turn your headphones into stylish Princess Leia buns you’re in luck. The Star Wars character’s famous hairstyle has served as an inspiration for an...

Nikon D5100 firmware gets a Star Wars themed hack

12/28/2011, If you are a huge Star Wars fan and you just can’t get enough, and it so happens that you own a Nikon D5100 DSLR, it appears that thanks to the D5100’s firmware being decrypted last month, you can now install a Star Wars-theme firmware update on your...

Star Wars Darth Vader speakers will appeal to fans

12/28/2011, We know that there are tons of Star Wars fans out there who probably can’t get enough of the franchise. If you are one such person, or if you’re in the market for a cool looking set of speakers, you may want to check out these Star Wars Darth Vader...

Star Wars lightsaber freeze mob duel takes place in Times Square

12/23/2011, To celebrate the launch of Star Wars: The Old Republic on the 20th earlier this week, a Sith vs Jedi Lightsaber freeze mob took place in the middle of New York’s Times Square. In case you weren’t aware, Star Wars: The Old Republic is one of...

Stormtrooper Motorcycle Suits double up as Comic Con outfits

12/07/2011, If you’re a Star Wars fan and you ride a motorcycle or you know somebody who matches the aforementioned criteria, we’ve found the perfect gift for you. No it’s not the Stormtrooper Speeder (but that would be one sweet gift), instead...