Snap-Hiss: 8 Most Common Types of Lightsaber Sounds

Darth Vader in the Death Star corridor

Lightsabers don’t make just one sound, they make many different sounds depending on the situation. Collectively called a sound font, the series of sounds made by a lightsaber adds richness, depth and personality to the elegant weapon. Some lightsaber sounds are activated manually by pressing a button on the lightsaber hilt (e.g. ignition or lockup), while … Read more

Make It Smaller: An Interview Proffieboard Lightsaber Controller Developer Fredrik Hubinette

Proffieboard lightsaber soundboard

Proffieboard, a feature-loaded lightsaber controller, is shaking up the custom lightsaber community. Notable Proffieboard highlights include: the board’s open-source designation, neopixel and SmoothSwing V2 (motion algorithm) support, and its small size. Released in 2018, Proffieboard sold nearly 3000 boards during its initial release as a group buy in The Rebel Armory (TRA) forums. SaberSourcing interviewed … Read more

Where to Buy Proffieboard Lightsaber Soundboard

proffieboard lightsaber soundboard

Proffieboard is a new, feature-rich open source lightsaber soundboard. The board, developed by Fredrik Hubinette, is becoming very popular among lightsaber enthusiasts very quickly. Proffieboard first launched in August 2018 with a group buy in The Rebel Armory forums (TRA). Nearly 3000 boards were sold in the group buy thread and unfortunately it’s closed to new orders … Read more

Proffieboard Lightsaber Soundboard (Open Source): What You Should Know

proffieboard lightsaber soundboard

Proffieboard, developed by Fredrik Hubinette (Profezzorn Labs), is a featured-packed, open source lightsaber soundboard with neopixel support. Launched in 2018, Proffieboard is descended from Profezzorn’s TeensySaber soundboard. As a small, feature-loaded, open source, and attractively priced lightsaber soundboard, Proffieboard is becoming increasingly popular among DIY installers, sabersmiths, and lightsaber enthusiasts in general. It’s unclear the … Read more