Star Wars

I have been a writer for the-Gadgeteer a very long time and over the years I have developed a systematic process for doing reviews. I am pretty AR about order and method but occasionally an item gets left on my doorstep that causes me to throw out my rules and tear into the package like it's [...]

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Start your day off on the right foot with a pair of Star Wars socks from Stance. Available by the pair, 3 pair sets and in box sets with 13 pairs, these socks feature all your favorite characters from the Star Wars series. Featuring terry loop construction in the forefoot, heel, and toe for cushioning, [...]

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This just in from Verizon: As part of their collaboration with the highly anticipated film “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” Verizon invites consumers to view Rogue One™: Recon – A Star Wars™ 360 created by Lucasfilm’s ILMxLAB. The in-store content is a short, immersive 360 experience available exclusively at 1,400 Verizon stores across the [...]

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Sometimes sitting down at your desk represents the drudgery of long hours of work. So if you're looking to brighten up your desk and your day, AND you're a Star Wars fan, this BB-8 Architectural Desk Lamp is sure to do the trick.  It uses up to a 40 watt incandescent light bulb or a [...]

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Officially licensed by Star Wars and Disney, these Star Wars themed air fresheners have been designed to clip to your car's air vent slats so air flowing out of the vents and through Darth Vader's or the  Stormtrooper's head will help make any funky smells in your car quickly vanish. Only real Star Wars collectible [...]

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Fans will love these officially licensed beverage steins in the shape of their favorite intergalactic Star Wars characters. Each 22-ounce stein stands 9 inches tall and is made of high-quality ceramic with a wide base and a hinged head that has a pewter thumb lift. Choose from Boba Fett, R2D2, Chewbacca or Darth Vadar and [...]

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Oh yeah, and his head rotates! Yes, this creative Star Wars BB-8 USB Car Charger from ThinkGeek will charge two of your devices at a time at 2.1A each using your car's 12V power adapter (cigarette lighter). He fits comfortably into your car's standard cup holder (he is 6 inches tall including the antenna x [...]

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Posted in: Cables, Batteries and Chargers, Car Gear, News

You don't have to be the brightest lightsaber in the galaxy to realize that this Death Star Waffle Maker is probably the greatest way for a Star Wars fan to start their day.  This Thinkgeek exclusive makes a 7" diameter waffle in two parts and has a non-stick surface that will make cleanup an easy [...]

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Our family is in the midst of battling a fearsome foe: the dreaded respiratory virus. It's bad enough having to deal with the fever, aches, chills, and chest congestion but then we have to breathe the bone dry air. After a fitful night's sleep, in the morning, it can make you feel like you've been [...]

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With Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens breaking records daily, the popularity of that Galaxy Far, Far Away is at an all-time high. So what better time for Betabrand to introduce their crowd-funded Smuggler's Jacket. Inspired by the jacket worn by everyone's favorite scruffy-looking nerf herder in Star Wars: Episode VI - The Empire [...]

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I love finding all the ridiculous products companies are coming out with to capitalize off of the new Star Wars film. It's clear there is no limit to a company's ability to contort a product into a Star Wars related item. Today's find is equal parts cheesy and intriguing. A company called WiperTags is selling [...]

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Christmas is over and now it's time to get that geeky gift you really wanted this year, like the R2-D2 Moving refrigerator. Yes, someone as finally taken geekdom to a practical level by making this full-size replica of R2-D2 and putting a refrigerator into the body of it. A Japanese company called AQUA is selling [...]

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We are getting closer and closer to the release of the new Star Wars movie, and with that release we will see more related products to cash in on the hype. Enter the Star Wars Lightsaber Flatware set. This flatware set consist of three pieces (knife, fork and spoon) designed around three famous lightsabers from [...]

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I know Thanksgiving hasn't even happened yet, but with the new movie coming out and all of the holiday sales happening, it would be a shame to miss out on these Star Wars Christmas tree ornaments. These four sets of officially licensed ornaments are designed around the first three movies, New Hope, Return of the [...]

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We're rapidly approaching peak Stars Wars; everything and anything that can be branded, will be. We've seen the Star Wars mini fridge, the Star Wars wedding band, the Star Wars car charger, and of course, the Star Wars sushi set. I now present... the Star Wars showerheads. The showerheads each have three settings with patented [...]

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