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Disney unveils its first real-life retractable lightsaber — and it looks incredible

Watch Disney's first real-life lightsaber in action before it debuts at a new 'Star Wars' hotel in 2022.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Looks like Disney has made a 'real' lighstaber and this is how it works

Disney has made many a fans dream come true by creating its very own lightsaber. The weapon of choice for Jedis has had many a toy replica, but a new patent...

Entertainment | Movies & Other Stuff

The Strangest Lightsabers in the Star Wars Universe: From Dark Rey to Ahsoka Tano - IGN

Rey's switchblade saber is just the latest in a long line of strange lightsaber designs. Here's a look at the most memorable blades in Star Wars history.

Entertainment | Star Wars

Mark Hamill and Chris Evans Discuss Whether a Lightsaber Could Break Captain America’s Shield

Mark Hamill and Chris Evans have answered a question that kids everywhere want to know: if Luke Skywalker and Captain America got into a fight, could Luke’s lightsaber break through Cap’s vibranium shield? The “Star Wars” star was asked on Twitter

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

Best homemade lightsaber ever video | BGR

The release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens last month has inspired a new generation of nerdy engineers to try their hands at making their own homemade lightsabers.

Science & Technology | Cool Stuff

Homemade lightsaber made with laser can cut wires and destroy things

YouTuber Drake Anthony built his very own lightsaber using a powerful 7-watt blue laser.

Entertainment | Star Wars

Engineer makes working lightsaber, video shows him beaming with pride

Is there anything purer than the look of pride on a nerdy engineer's face when he realizes he's created a working lightsaber model? The answer to that question is "no," as a new video posted by electrical engineer Allen Pan will demonstrate.

Entertainment | Entertainment

The mechanics, history and lore of the lightsaber

Interactive graphics and GIFs explain everything there is to know about the a Jedi's favorite weapon.

Entertainment | Entertainment

Star Wars lightsaber colors, explained

Every wonder what the difference between each color is? It turns out there's an answer.

Humor | Funny Stuff

Toy Lightsaber

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