What is a telescoping lightsaber? | Lightsaber Terminology

telescoping lightsaber

A telescoping lightsaber is a lightsaber with blade sections that extend out of the hilt, one section sliding out from another until the full blade length is reached. The extension of a telescoping lightsaber blade out of a lightsaber hilt imitates how an actual lightsaber blade extends out of the lightsaber hilt in Star Wars … Read more

What is a Force Action lightsaber? | Lightsaber Terminology

Force Action lightsaber

A Star Wars Force Action lightsaber is an electronic, extendable lightsaber toy with a spring-activated blade. Hasbro first launched the Force Action lightsaber line in 2006.The toy lightsabers are officially licensed. As of 2019, only two Force Action lightsabers are in production: Rey (Jedi Training) Force Action Electronic Lightsaber and Kylo Ren Force Action Electronic … 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

5 Most Common Types of Lightsaber Blades

lightsabers blades

A colorful and vibrant light-up blade is one of the most distinctive and thrilling parts of custom lightsabers and Star Wars Force FX lightsabers alike. Let’s take a closer look at the 5 most common types of lightsaber blades. 1. Standard Blade (removable polycarbonate tube)One of the most common types of lightsaber blades is the … Read more

What is a retractable lightsaber? | Lightsaber Terminology

retractable lightsaber

A retractable lightsaber, sometimes called an extendable lightsaber, is a lightsaber equipped with a blade that extends from and retracts into a lightsaber hilt. A retractable lightsaber mimics the scrolling effect (i.e. the extension and retraction) of the lightsabers depicted onscreen in the Star Wars movies and media. Retractable Lightsaber Toys and Costume AccessoriesMost retractable lightsabers are inexpensive … Read more

Disney Files Game-Changing Retractable Lightsaber Patent | NEW SABER TECHNOLOGY

Disney retractable lightsaber patent

Disney has filed for a patent on a “Sword device with retractable, internally illuminated blade”. The move could signal the company’s intention to develop the most realistic officially licensed lightsaber to date. Disney has not yet announced a release date for new lightsabers that would use the patent filing’s technology. The company will likely release … Read more

Saber Scroll Develops Tri-Guard Retractable Lightsaber | New Technology

Saber Scroll Tri Guard Retractable Lightsaber

A lightsaber enthusiast that goes by the name Saber Scroll on YouTube is developing a new technology that he calls a Tri-Guard Retractable Lightsaber. Saber fans have been wanting retractable lightsabers for years, but currently, many of the major custom saber manufactures use a solid lightsaber blade that can be attached and removed from the … Read more