Just over a week ago I sat down with our Armada National Champion Kristjan to play a game of Rebellion, using my fully painted set. Kristjan wanted to play the Imperials – no surprise there as he loves running Imps in Armada. He also has a tendency to goose step and shout orders when under stress, so that might explain his Imperial love affair. I was more than happy to play the Rebels since, like a normal person, they were the side I rooted for in the movies.
There’s nothing like a bunch of Star Wars fans with a great sense of humour. Here are people force choking their friends to great effect. Continue reading Vader Force Choke Par Excellence
Even though Star Wars is more popular around the world, and has generated much more money, here in North America Star Trek is a pretty big deal.
This repaint I used as a Dagger Squadron ship, or a thematic Red Squadron ship. It’s been modded to be fully rotational as with my other B-Wing mods. A few freehand rebel logos on the wings make it really stand out. Continue reading Custom Repaint: B-Wing Red Squadron with Rebel Logo
A great interview with our very own Josh Derksen (aka Armoredgear7), creator of the viral X-Wing Co-Op Campaign, Heroes of the Aturi Cluster.
This is a post for the musically inclined. Some of you might know of “Pogo,” the dj who gained fame cutting up famous movie bits and setting them to music.
Kenny Baker, the British actor who played R2-D2 died on Saturday. He was 81. Here is a fun picture collection of everyone’s favorite droid buddy. Continue reading Artooo!
YouTube delivers some awesome Star Wars fun yet again. Here are three videos for your enjoyment.
Drone Star Wars
Take classic Star Wars Toys and combine them with modern drone technology? Yes Please. Continue reading Star Wars: YouTube Roundup
I’ve been mulling it over in my brain for quite some time, and I hate to say it, but the Force Awakens sucked! I think this review by J. Olson hits the nail on the head.
For the first ten minutes of J.J. Abrams’ “The Force Awakens” – ten beautiful, perfect minutes – it seems as though “Star Wars” may finally be back.
First, the opening crawl.
Inveterate Jedi Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) has gone missing. His sister Leia (Carrie Fisher), now a General, leads the Resistance against the First Order, an offshoot of the long-defunct Empire. Continue reading Uhhh Guys, I think the Force Awakened Sucked…
Here are two great talents from Deviant Art. First up is euclase, an extremely talented American who has taken realism to the next level. If you search his gallery you will find he is inspired by sci-fi and fantasy.
Just check out his Jedi Luke Skywalker, what a talent!