Chris Ledoux

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Star Wars and the Power of Costume Exhibition

Darth Vader Looms Large Over This Star Wars Rebels Concept Art

When the first season of <i>Star Wars Rebels</i> ended with the appearance of Darth Vader, the bar was immediately raised. Vader is the icon of <i>Star Wars</i> and …

9 vintage National Park Service posters that will inspire you to get outside

Some of the best places for those restorative expeditions are the national parks, which all together include 84 million acres of protected land spread out across the country, in all 52 states.<p>This week or weekend is the perfect time to go, as entry to those parks is free through April 24 as part of …

Kano inks deal with Toys R Us and Barnes & Noble to sell DIY computer kit

In 2013, Kano debuted its Raspberry Pi-powered DIY computer kit on Kickstarter, with an aim to get kids pumped about coding and computing. Since then, it has raised more than $1.5 million from Kickstarter backers, and its kits will soon be available at Toys R Us and Barnes & Noble.<p>The kit includes …

Raspberry Pi

The Most Incredible Cosplay of San Diego Comic-Con, Day Four

San Diego Comic-Con 2016 might be over, but cosplay is forever—and as everyone heads home and the show floor is packed up to call time on the latest …

Comics

The Most Amazing Cosplay of San Diego Comic-Con, Day Three

Yesterday was a huge day for Comic-Con—and that meant it was a day for even more incredible Cosplay all over the place. Here’s our favorites from …

Comics

The Latest Suicide Squad Trailer Brings on the Bad Guys, and Then Brings the Noise

DC’s next film opens in just a few weeks, but the cast showed up in Hall H at Comic-Con to debut this final look at the supervillain team-up film</i> …

Comics

Green Lands

Star Wars: Rebels Showrunner Talks Thrawn, Ezra, and the Series' Endgame

As a creator of <i>Star Wars</i>’ new canon, you don’t go and add a character like Grand Admiral Thrawn to the canon lightly. It’s a character fans have been …

Star Wars

​The 24 Most Embarrassing Dungeons & Dragons Character Classes

Fighters. Mages. Priests. Rogues. These are the primary four character classes in Dungeons & Dragons, and they have served the role-playing game well …

Board Games

Stranger Things - Netflix Poster Art

As a fan of the 80s I am always excited by anything that brings me back memories from that incredible decade. When I saw the trailer for Stranger …

The Lost & Found

We would like to share the latest work from Christi du Toit with his <b>The Lost & Found</b> illustrative series on Abduzeedo. Rarely we'll see an artist …

Dreamlike Paintings Feature Ethereal Women in Peaceful Friendship with Wild Animals

We first discovered self-taught artist Amy Sol in 2009, and she continues to dazzle us with her dreamy and delicate illustrations. Using an intuitive process, she reflects subjective themes to be interpreted by the viewer.<p>Sol experiments with mixed mediums—including acrylic and oil paint on wood, …

Arya Stark Becomes a Jedi in This Awesome Game of Thrones-Star Wars Mash-Up Art

When it comes to popular franchises, <i>Game of Thrones</i> and <i>Star Wars</i> are definitely on the top tier. If you’ve ever wondered about a potential crossover …

TV Series

Van Gogh Masterpieces Reimagined with Spellbinding Tilt-Shift Effect

Vincent van Gogh is renowned for his Post-Impressionistic paintings, depicting open air scenes with lush color and swirling movement. Using Photoshop, Redditor melonshade has reimagined some of the artist's masterpieces, blurring the backgrounds as if filtering the works through a tilt-shift …

Lisa Frank Is Releasing a Coloring Book for Adults to Express Their Colorful Imagination

It's no wonder that the adult coloring book trend continues to grow—few activities are more soothing than reviving abandoned bits of childhood creativity with the help of a handful of crayons. Many of today's editions have a more mature and modern edge than the ones we used as kids, revolving …

Watch This and Just Try Not to Get Excited About the Return of Samurai Jack

Let me be perfectly clear; this is an 8-minute behind-the-scenes featurette of the oh-my-god-I-can’t-believe-it’s-finally-happening season five of</i> …

Anime

Hyperrealistic Underwater Paintings of Women in a Deep State of Tranquility

Influenced by a childhood spent near the ocean, Reisha Perlmutter incorporates the memories of gentle ripples and light rays refracting through water into her hyperrealistic paintings. Her newest series, <i>AQUA</i>, depicts women peacefully submerged in water, her use of light, shadows, and color …

Meet the Heroes, Villains, and Badass Droid of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (UPDATED)

While the first <i>Rogue One</i> trailer revealed Felicity Jones was playing a character named Jyn Erso, all the other characters remained nameless, forcing …

Star Wars

These Hand-Cut Pop Culture Silhouettes Are Both Classy and Nerdy

Silhouettes have been a part of art for probably longer than most of us can speculate. Put on a western or period piece and you’re likely to see the …

Geek

Supergirl Stuntwoman Crushes American Ninja Warrior Dressed as Wonder Woman

Sure, you’d think she’s dress as Supergirl for the occasion, but I guess Supergirl’s cape would’ve been a hazard while running an obstacle course …

Comics

Gold Mittens

Labyrinths

I am a fan of the game Monument Valley, the aesthetics and the way the player have to solve puzzles is quite catching. Labyrinths, a project from JR …

Tokyo Nights: A Different World

Around 6 months ago, I spent 2 weeks in Japan with family and close friends. I can seriously talk for days how much I loved my experience and how it …

X-Men: Apocalypse Is the Biggest and Emptiest X-Men Movie Yet

Everything that’s good, and bad, about <i>X-Men: Apocalypse</i> can be traced to it being part of the successful X-Men franchise. It’s not only the third …

Comics

Watch Star Wars: A New Hope by Simply Scrolling Through a Website

You probably can’t get away with watching movies at your desk all day at work. But since most websites are still totally acceptable, warm up your …

Star Wars

Watch Beauty and the Beast Come to Life in the First Live-Action Teaser Trailer

There’s precious little in the first actual footage from Disney’s live-action version of <i>Beauty and the Beast</i>, but there’s a glimpse of Emma Watson as …

Walt Disney Company

This Avengers Vs. X-Men Movie Trailer Is Much Too Good to Be True

In the far flung future of a decade or so from now, where Marvel throws a money avalanche at Fox to get access to the cinematic rights for their …

Comics

Impressive Artworks by Yulia Brodskaya

Back in 2010 we showcased Yulia's work here for the first time. And of course we are past due for an update of her astonishing pieces. This is why …

The Many Myths of Making Star Wars, Busted

The creation of a saga as big and iconic as <i>Star Wars</i> has led to many tall tales about its production. While there’s a certain romanticism to the …

Star Wars