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Star Wars Celebration 2016: Check Out 34 Incredible Biker Scout Helmet Redesigns

Use your head.<p>The Biker Scout Helmet Project is creating one-of-a-kind themed versions of the iconic Imperial headgear to raise money for the Make A …

Star Wars

Dominate the galactic battlefronts in the TX-130T | The Brothers Brick

<b>The Incinerator14</b> revives Star Wars Battlefront nostalgia with his minifigure scale TX-130T Fighter Tank in Imperial colors. As the TX-130T was …

Thrawn's Revenge 2 brings a deep Star Wars campaign to Sins of a Solar Empire

After being rudely thrown down a giant hole, the Emperor is dead. The Imperial Remnant must fight the rising New Republic and renegade Imperial …

PC Gaming

Watch: Star Wars Short Film Shows What Happened Minutes Before ‘Force Awakens’

As you probably know by now, Disney has teamed with LEGO to release a series of <b>Star Wars</b> animated short films set before the events of <b>Star Wars: The</b> …

Star Wars

They say the neon lights are bright on Broadway | The Brothers Brick

Our very own <b>Elspeth</b> has combined her passion for LEGO and Broadway theater to create iconic scenes from the stage. She’s picked four classic …

Lego

Why is video game lore so awful?

There have been times during my career that I've found myself at a press event, listening to the creative director of a role-playing game, talking …

Fan enlarges Skyrim’s towns with a mod that’s three years in the making

Despite having a massive open world with countless locations for players to explore, even the most hardcore <i>Skyrim</i> junkie will admit that the game’s …

A Highly Successful Video Game Enters The Comic Book World This Week: Dark Souls #1

I have heard so much about the <i>Dark Souls</i> video game over the last few years, and with the release of the third game last month, the popularity …

Someone turned 'Fallout: New Vegas' into an interactive video

If you have a soft spot for Choose Your Own Adventure stories but wish they were set in your favorite video game universes... well, you'd better clear your schedule. Many A True Nerd has turned Bethesda's <i>Fallout: New Vegas</i> into an interactive video (a Choose Your Own Apocalypse, as it's called) …

WATCH: Tricks That Will Save Your iPhone Charger

Say goodbye to broken cables for good.<p>As anyone who owns a cell phone (read: everyone) knows, the only thing worse than seeing the "10% of battery …

Slums of Mandalore | The Brothers Brick

The Sydney Brick Show is coming up this weekend, and we get to see an amazing preview of a contribution by <b>Joshua Morris</b>. He has collaborated with …

Lego

The biggest Lego 'Minecraft' set yet is coming in June

Lego Minecraft - The Village playset<p>Lego Minecraft Village 001<p>Lego Minecraft Village 002<p>Lego Minecraft Village 003<p>Lego Minecraft Village 004<p>Lego …

Alien kills Predator with a LEGO flipper | The Brothers Brick

The 2004 movie <i>Alien vs Predator</i> was a clash of two eponymous sci-fi creatures to bring the comic action to the big screen. <b>Grantmasters</b> has captured …

There’s Still A Blockbuster Video In Indiana And This Guy Went There

When was the last time you walked into a video rental store? For Youtube personality and all things retro lover, Chris Stuckmann that experience happened not too long ago. Chris and his wife drove out of state and road tripped to one of the only Blockbuster Video franchises still open for …

Not just a tree house, but a LEGO tree fort | The Brothers Brick

Did you have a tree house as a child? <b>jsnyder</b> would have been very disappointed by my basic tree house if his LEGO tree <i>fort</i> reflects his idea of one. …

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Star Wars: The Force Awakens Costumes Comparison: From Concept Art to Movie

Plus, commentary from costume designer Michael Kaplan.<p>Creating iconic characters in Star Wars: The Force Awakens meant that they also needed iconic …

Star Wars

How a failed Kickstarter sparked one of the biggest battles in EVE Online history

About the author<p>EVE Online is famous for its colossal wars and battles, in which thousands of players fight, destroying ships worth hundreds of …

PC Gaming

The Astoundingly Intricate Engineering of Famous 'Star Wars' Vehicles and Scenes

A friendly reminder for those of you who missed it the first time around.<p>Renowned for its attention to detail across an enormous series of captivating space operas, the <i>Star Wars</i> franchise and the team behind it all contracted illustrator Hans Jenssen to playfully create a series of drawings …

Star Wars

6 ways to stop Facebook app from draining your iPhone battery

Every day I hear at least one complaint about the Facebook app wreaking havoc on iPhone battery life. Unfortunately, this isn’t breaking news — it seems to re-surface, with a new level of severity, every couple of months. Not only does Facebook use tons of battery when left unchecked, it can also …

Facebook

Hear Paul McCartney's Voicemail to Destiny Composer

“I was ridiculously nervous.”<p>When you’re as accomplished a composer as Marty O’Donnell, getting an international rock icon like Paul McCartney to …

Paul McCartney

The best Minecraft seeds for beautiful, amazing worlds

Here, we've rounded up the best Minecraft seeds for you. No two Minecraft runs are ever the same, which is the magic of the game. One minute you …

PC Gaming

Possible new Xbox One controllers leaked on Swedish website | On MSFT

Two new first-party Xbox One controllers could be on the way according to a listing on MediaMarkt, a Swedish multimedia product site.<p>There is no …

Lego's Newest Kit Is This Awesome Caterham Seven

Lighter, cheaper, and way easier to assemble than a Caterham kit car.<p>If you've never heard of Lego's Ideas competition, it's actually pretty cool. Every couple months, fan-made Lego sets that get a certain number of votes are chosen to be considered to become official Lego sets. The company just …

Halo 5 Adds Harry Potter Quidditch Mode Made By Fan

The Forge tools for Halo 5: Guardians continue to be put to good use. The latest item created with them is a Halo version of <i>Harry Potter</i>'s favorite game, Quidditch. It's basically Grifball, but played on a Quidditch-like arena. It looks very impressive. Check it out below (skip to 0:55 to see …

Halo

TV Families

We may have to wait an extra week to see an episode of <i>Star Wars Rebels</i>, but that doesn’t mean we have to go without.<p>In this case, the Internet has …

Here's how to use Apple headphones on your Xbox One controller

Now that Microsoft's updated Xbox One gamepads with built-in headphone jacks are in wide circulation, there are more folks than ever running into a certain frustrating issue: the headphone port doesn't seem to work with the white Apple EarPods that many of us use every day. Tragically, anyone who …

LEGO Gaming PC Runs Much Cooler Than It Looks

Building a gaming PC out of standard hardware and LEGO bricks is pretty impressive. Integrating an all new method of air-based graphics card cooling …

Star Wars Re-imagined - Created by Marcin Soboń

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DIY Star Wars X-Wing and the Joys of Niche Making

For Christmas, I was given the miniatures wargame, Star Wars X-Wing. For those who aren’t familiar with it, it’s a fairly straight-forward tabletop spaceship dogfight game where you field these gorgeously detailed and pre-painted models of the ships from the <i>Star Wars</i> universe. You can choose …

Asteroids