Video: Kinect lightsaber hack

This sweet lightsaber hack was coded using the power of the Force, OpenKinect drivers and OpenCV.

Star Wars is going Blu-ray

May the Force be with you! Yes, the Star Wars saga is set to be re-released in Blu-ray format, with all six movies expected to hit store shelves in Fall 2011.

Lucas threatens lawsuit over lightsaber - sorry, laser

Wicked Lasers is defying a cease and desists letter from Lucas Films, calling on it to stop selling its Spyder III Pro Arctic laser.

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.