‘Excalibur’ Crossguard Lightsaber: Star Wars Debuts New High Republic Lightsaber

High Republic Folding Crossguard lightsaber

Star Wars is teasing a lavish new crossguard lightsaber variation with a folding crosspiece. High Republic era Jedi Master Stellan Gios wields the Excalibur like lightsaber. The reference book Star Wars: The Lightsaber Collection (2020) includes images and a write up of the folding Stella Gios crossguard lightsaber alongside other iconic Star Wars character lightsabers. … Read more

Maul Wields New Double-Bladed Lightsaber in Star Wars The Clone Wars Poster

Maul is depicted wielding a new red double-bladed lightsaber in official promotional artwork and the trailer for season 7 of the Star Wars: The Clone Wars animated series. Season 7, a new season and the final season of the acclaimed Star Wars: The Clone Wars Series, will be released on Disney+ starting February 21, 2020. … Read more

What is Force Friday? | Lightsaber Terminology

Star Wars Force Friday

Force Friday is a Star Wars merchandising and product launch event developed by Disney. Retailers from around the world have participated in the event. The in-store and online event includes: giveaways, activities, and midnight madness openings at select stores. The first Force Friday event occurred on Friday, September 4, 2015. Force Friday typically serves as … Read more

Hasbro Teases REALISTIC Lightsaber Prototype

Hasbro mysterious lightsaber prototype

The Hasbro panel this year at Star Wars Celebration Chicago unveiled a brand new, lightsaber prototype. Hasbro has not released many details about this lightsaber prototype at this point. No one that attended the Hasbro panel was even allowed to photograph or video the mysterious new lightsaber. Watch Hasbro Teases REALISTIC Lightsaber Prototype on YouTube … Read more

Rey’s Episode IX Lightsaber REVEALED at Star Wars Celebration Chicago

Rey lightsaber (repaired Graflex)

“The lightsaber that Rey inherited from Luke lives,” Daisy Ridley said today. Ridley, who plays Rey in the Star Wars movies, made the announcement live at the Star Wars: Episode IX Panel at Star Wars Celebration Chicago this morning. The Star Wars: Episode IX Panel, arguably the most anticipated event of Star Wars Celebration 2019, … Read more

Does Star Wars Celebration Chicago allow metal lightsabers?

Star Wars Celebration Chicago

Although Star Wars Celebration Chicago starts tomorrow, fans and lightsaber enthusiasts are still asking last minute questions about the convention’s lightsaber and cosplay prop policies. Here are some answers. Are metal custom lightsabers allowed at Star Wars Celebration?According to the policies listed on the official Star Wars Celebration website, metal lightsabers MAY be allowed at … Read more

Star Wars Celebration Lightsaber Vendors: What You Should Know

Star Wars Kylo Ren Force FX lightsaber

Lightsaber enthusiasts would like to know; where can Star Wars fans purchase lightsabers at Star Wars Celebration? Star Wars Celebration, one of the largest and most important Star Wars events of the year, will be held in Chicago this year from April 11 to April 15, 2019. The event will feature panels with Star Wars … Read more

Lightsaber-Wielding Darth Vader Commands International Space Station on Halloween

Lightsaber Wielding Darth Vader on the International Space Station (ISS)

The Force is strong with this one. Alexander Gerst, a German European Space Agency astronaut, became a lightsaber-wielding Darth Vader for Halloween on the International Space Station (ISS) this year. Gerst, a geophysicist, is the current Commander of the International Space Station. Yes, you read right, Darth Vader actually commanded a space station in real life. … Read more

ESPN 2 schedules 1 hour of The Saber Legion lightsaber fights on August 8, 2018

The Saber Legion lightsaber fights

On August 8th, ESPN2 will rebrand itself as ESPN8: The Ocho for one day only. Among the programming, the sports network will include one hour of lightsaber fights from The Saber Legion (TSL). The special program, which runs from 12:00 to 1:00pm Eastern, is called The Saber Legion: Awakening Championship Series. Watch ESPN 2 schedules 1 … Read more

Kyberlight May 4th Sale: 20 percent off everything from May 1 to 31

Kyberlight lightsaber and accessories

Kyberlight launched their ‘May the 4th be with you’ sale. The sale is 20% off EVERYTHING with the promo code kyber4. In addition, if you spend $250 you can get a free blue day blade and if you spend $300 you qualify for free shipping. The sale runs from May 1, 2018 to May 31, … Read more