10 Weirdest Projects That George Lucas Has Been Involved With


This past weekend, George Lucas released his fairytale musical fever dream, Strange Magic. A movie in which fairies sing ELO and Lady Gaga for 99 minutes. But that wasn't the only bizarre venture that Lucas has tried to develop. Here are the 10 weirdest projects Lucas worked on throughout his career. » 1/26/15 2:30pm 1/26/15 2:30pm

Great Villains Whose Schemes Aren't Just Aimed At Destroying The Hero


Sometimes it seems like every villain is obsessed with murdering the hero of the story. (Or making the hero realize they're alike.) But it's not true — in fact, some of the best villains have their own goals, and the hero just happens to get in the way. Here are some great villains whose schemes don't revolve around… » 12/16/14 4:50pm 12/16/14 4:50pm

An Architect's Guide to Famous Villain's Lairs

Say what you want about villains, they have spectacular architecture. But they're also a nightmare to create — which is why we don't have more undersea bases or faces carved into mountains in real life. Here are the weirdest design specs of some of the most famous villain lairs. » 9/10/14 5:27pm 9/10/14 5:27pm

Disney Buys Indiana Jones

Mickey Mouse now owns both Han Solo and his whip-bearing twin Indy—Disney has purchased the rights to the Indiana Jones franchise from Paramount, the film group that distributed the first four films in the beloved action/adventure series. » 12/06/13 5:35pm 12/06/13 5:35pm

An Indiana Jones Action Figure For The 21st Century

Figma figures are about the best figures on Earth if you like putting characters in rad poses. There will soon be an Indiana Jones Figma. Yes. » 10/29/13 2:00am 10/29/13 2:00am

LucasArts Characters Are Hilarious In This Butt Kicking Tribute

LucasArts might be gone, but the characters from its classic adventure games live on. In YouTube user Felipe Machado's video, the worlds of Monkey Island, Day of the Tentacle, Indiana Jones and almost everything else LucasArts did in the 90s collide for terrific a mini-adventure. » 5/08/13 8:00am 5/08/13 8:00am

Real Life Photos Mixed With 16-Bit Video Games Are Amazing

The 16-bit era had unique visuals. Simple yet bright and colorful, we could always get lost in the tiny details. Taking parts of these memorable games and mixing them with a real life environment might sound odd, but if done right the results are beautiful. » 4/18/13 8:15pm 4/18/13 8:15pm

Video Games That Make You Feel Like Indiana Jones

Indiana Jones is not the only one solving annoying ancient puzzles in haunted caves, armed with a whip and dynamites, far from civilization. A setting like this is perfect for video games, so it is no surprise that many were influenced by the character, and the similarities in some cases are amazing. » 3/28/13 6:00pm 3/28/13 6:00pm


You Can Buy Luke Skywalker's Actual Lightsaber (Or Indiana Jones' Gun)

Theres a big auction going down in Hollywood this weekend for a range of official props, photos and film from classic films like Star Wars, Lord of the Rings, Alien, Indiana Jones and Star Trek. » 12/12/12 3:00am 12/12/12 3:00am

Separated at Birth: NBA Coach Avery Johnson, and the Hovitos Fertility…

A figurehead atop a slowly sinking team, and a figurehead atop a slowly sinking stone.

Separated at Birth is pure conjecture. It is not even half-assed genealogical research. Any resemblances are purely coincidental, no matter how hilarious. » 9/17/12 4:30pm 9/17/12 4:30pm

Harrison Ford Watches Indiana Jones for the First Time

Remember last year how Harrison Ford helped Sony market Uncharted 3 in Japan? Well, those clips have been remixed into something way better. » 1/06/12 1:30am 1/06/12 1:30am

The New, Official Indiana Jones Prequel isn't a Movie. It's a Zynga…

One of the most popular video games on Facebook will be re-named this week. The game formerly known as Adventure World will be re-named for George Lucas and Steven Spielberg's renowned hero Indiana Jones as game company Zynga adds the most extraordinary character to one of its games since FarmVille got a visit from… » 11/28/11 11:00am 11/28/11 11:00am

Zynga Adding Indiana Jones to Facebook's Adventure World

Indiana Jones' next video game will be on Facebook. He's going to appear in Adventure World, the actually pretty good quest game from Zynga, makers of FarmVille. It'll happen some time this October, according to a Zynga blog post. » 9/16/11 11:53am 9/16/11 11:53am

Harrison Ford Is Not Old Enough to Play Rick the Adventure Sphere

Nolan North's greatest ever vocal performance is in Portal 2, where he plays Rick the Adventure Sphere, a character that appears only briefly in the game, but nearly manages to steal the whole show. » 5/11/11 4:30am 5/11/11 4:30am

Indiana Jones Disneyland Attraction Recreated in Left 4 Dead 2

Disneyland attraction "Indiana Jones Adventure: Temple of the Forbidden Eye" has been recreated by a modder in zombie first-person-shooter Left 4 Dead 2. » 7/05/10 2:00am 7/05/10 2:00am