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Disney Brilliantly Reinvented R2D2: Meet BB-8

april 21, 2015

Ik ben nu al zot van BB-8 !

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R2D2 is without a doubt, one of the most iconic movie characters of all time. He’s fun, smart, witty and always getting into trouble with great beep-boop-beep sounds that truly capture attitude and personality.

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But with the unveil of Star Wars: The Fore Awakens, Disney introduced a new robot for a new generation of fans and boy it’s cute! Meet BB-8.

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Gone is the three legged frame that accompanied R2D2. While BB-8 shares a similar head, though much smaller overall from, the little guy relies on a magnetic sphere to zoom around. BB-8 is fast and agile, with his cute head bobbing up and down as it cruises along a sandy path in what looks like a pod racer shipyard. He’s a fresh take on droids in the Star Wars universe.

Fans have really taken a liking to him, and startup Sphero, a company that makes smartphone-controlled sphere toys aims at helping everyone get…

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Star Wars Amigurumi for my Brother

april 3, 2015

Fijn dat Star Wars mensen inspireert tot het betere handwerk!

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Hello

I can’t keep it secret anymore and I know you won’t tell anyone, so here it is my Star Wars Amigurumi …  an AT-AT (All Terrain Armored Transport).

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I am really pleased with it. I’m not seeing my Brother until next week so he will just have to wait.

As always, I would love to hear your comments.

Happy Easter Weekend!

M.

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Coleção colaborativa Vans x Star Wars

mei 15, 2014

Shake it!

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Antes QUASE tarde do que nunca, não é? Na verdade, não é e nunca vai ser tarde para falar sobre a collab Vans x Star Wars (aqui) que tá rolando <3. 4 de maio é dia de comemorar o Star Wars Day (!) e para esse dia tão demais de ser lembrado, a Vans agendou o lançamento de seu projeto em colaboração com a saga. Os modelos estão incríveis! E para quem tá achando que só rolou tênis, prepara o bolso que tem mochilas, camisas, meias e mais.

Aí está mais um apego na minha vida: tênis. Principalmente os tradicionais, ou quando, sobre estes, ainda recriam dando uma roupagem mais atual, que é o caso do estilo Vans + Star Wars. Os modelos de tênis escolhidos para estampar a coleção, por exemplo, passeiam entre os vários da marca: tem o Slip-on, tem sobre o modelo Authentic, os de botinhas…

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Disney, Hire This Man: ‘Star Wars’ Fan Video Features The Millennium Falcon

mei 15, 2014

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A wife gives her husband the best birthday present ever, a working Millennium Falcon, in a short video called “Big Red Bow”. It was made by Bruce Branit — a visual effects artist who’s worked on Breaking Bad and Lost — as a spec ad for Disney’s Star Wars Weekends kicking off tomorrow. Disney, hire this man.

The video’s chockablock with Easter eggs, which we’ll round up after the video.

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Ben Burtt/ Lightsaber

november 11, 2013

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Everyone could identify the sound of the lightsaber. The creator of the iconic sound, Ben Burtt, talks about how he made it, what went into it and more.
Star Wars is my favourite movie series, and i find it extremely interesting to see behind the scenes.

I also liked hearing how a sound so iconic came out partly by accident.

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R2D2

oktober 13, 2013

Finally Something Good Comes Out of The Phantom Menace

september 24, 2013

Balderdash you say! Nothing good came from that pile of dreck! Well I would have agreed with you until I watched this video where the poorly acted mewling of young Anakin Skywalker in THE PHANTOM MENACE gets delivered by Darth Vader.

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Les Miserables Meets Star Wars

september 10, 2013

Les Miserables met light sabers! Super.

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Let there be drama!

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Productivity Ruiner: R2-D2 Translator

augustus 31, 2013

The Average Nobodies

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Visit www.r2d2translator.com and have your words or phrases translated by R2-D2!

 

-MattyV

 

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On intimacy and Darth Vader

augustus 31, 2013