Aerospace firm develops Star Wars hover bike

A Manhattan Beach aerospace company has developed a prototype hoverbike that allows people to speed above the landscape like a Jedi.

The Force of the Jedi

Obi-Wan's rather eloquent description of the Force was definitely a classic moment in the original Star Wars film.



The Old Republic goes live on December 20

The long-awaited Star Wars: The Old Republic MMO will go live on December 20, 2011 in North America. 


Some thoughts on the end of Harry Potter

When you live in a world that feels increasingly illiterate and ignorant, I can't tell you how wonderful it was to see people of all ages lining up at a book store at midnight when the last Harry Potter book finally came out.



LucasArts showcases Xbox 360 Star Wars Kinect bundle

LucasArts is showcasing a limited edition Xbox 360 Star Wars console at Comic-Con 2011 in San Diego, California.

Learn how to be a Jedi Knight with Microsoft's Kinect

For over a thousand generations, the Jedi Knights were the guardians of peace and justice in the Old Republic. 

Of course, that was long before the dark times, before the Emperor rose to power along with his acolyte, the Dark Lord of the Sith.

George Lucas angered over Jedi Mind trick

An angry George Lucas has filed a hefty $5 million trademark lawsuit against Jedi Mind for selling apps that allows users to play games simply by thinking.

Functioning lightsaber goes on sale

In official censuses over the last few years, hundreds of thousands of people have listed their religion as Jedi - indeed, it's the second-largest religious affiliation in New Zealand.