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Fake retro-Japanese ad sells 'Star Wars' toy

Lovers of old commercials will enjoy this brand-new yet impressively retro-Japanese-style spot for the 2-foot-tall collectible Star Wars figure Stormtrooper Super Shogun. Resplendent with laser blasts, sparkler effects and…

September 16, 2010, 1:47 PM EDT

Admiral Ackbar = 'too perfect' for Ole Miss?

The beginning of the college-football season gave fans plenty to watch this weekend, but much of the Tuesday-morning quarterbacking seems to be about ESPN's commercial featuring Ole Miss and…

September 7, 2010, 11:52 AM EDT

The Force is with TomTom in Star Wars ads

Yoda and Darth Vader have both lent their voices to TomTom GPS systems, and the reputed recording sessions for each are the subject of two pretty funny behind-the-scenes YouTube…

July 15, 2010, 9:43 AM EDT

Yet another 'Star Wars' trailer trumps Lucas

The other day, we brought you the lightsaber slaughterhouse trailer for Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II, which gave me the retro sensation of actually liking LucasArts. But now…

June 16, 2010, 8:45 AM EDT

Firing your Sith apprentice not the best idea

The cinematic trailer for Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II, posted after the jump, is almost depressing in its epic magnificence. Why? Because it just reminds you how cool…

June 14, 2010, 11:44 AM EDT

Adidas hosts soccer party at 'Star Wars' bar

I admit I am no soccer fanatic, but World Cup fever is upon us, and I'm hardly immune. It took some repeat viewings (and some scanning of the sports…

June 7, 2010, 9:43 AM EDT

Adidas nerds out with 'Star Wars' collection

Adidas is tapping into the nerd market with a line of Star Wars-inspired sneakers and apparel, kicked off by this ad, in which celebrities (including David Beckham, Snoop Dogg and…

January 19, 2010, 12:03 PM EST

For an extreme holiday, come visit Dagobah

Did your plans for a summer cruise on Alderaan get blown to hell? Then it's time to consider a pulse-pounding week on Dagobah, the secluded swampy getaway that's guaranteed to…

November 19, 2009, 4:57 PM EST

Nothing sells bikinis like 'Star Wars' reading

This video offers a double fantasy for the Star Wars fanboy: women in skimpy bikinis reading the script, and Han shoots Greedo first. The video is part of a series…

August 17, 2009, 8:50 AM EDT

'Star Wars' trailer already beats last 3 films

I found myself surprisingly intrigued by this trailer for the new Star Wars animated feature, which is itself really a preview of the upcoming TV show—also called The Clone Wars.…

May 12, 2008, 3:27 PM EDT