EVERY Star Wars Force FX Lightsaber in The Black Series: A Complete Guide

Force FX lightsabers

Marketed to adult Star Wars collectors, a Hasbro Force FX lightsaber remains a common first “real” lightsaber for teens and adults. The officially licensed lightsabers, which are more realistic and expensive than than a plastic toy, feature: a character inspired metal hilt, light up blade, and realistic sound effects. Hasbro’s Star Wars The Black Series … Read more

Palpatine Lightsabers (Darth Sidious Lightsabers) | Lightsaber Profile

Palpatine lightsabers

The Palpatine lightsabers are a pair of two almost identical single-bladed red lightsabers wielded by Palpatine. Palpatine is a Clone Wars era and Rise of the Empire era politician who operates secretly as a Sith Lord known as Darth Sidious. Since Palpatine prefers scheming and manipulating events in secret and discreet ways, the Sith Lord … Read more

What is electrum? | Lightsaber Terminology

Electrum is a rare crystal that adds a cosmetic gold colored finish to lightsabers, armor, blasters and other weaponry, according to Star Wars Canon. The crystal originates from the Anoat system. In crystal form, electrum is purple and blue in color. When applied as a finish, electrum is gold in color. The Mace Windu lightsaber … Read more