I think maybe Kylo Ren has a taste for blood after the end of The Force Awakens...
And you thought the lightsaber from the Episode VII trailer was dangerous. Announced today at Toy Fair in New York City, Hasbro's Star Wars Bladebuilders line finally allows fans of the series to invite new ways to chop their damn hands off.
YouTube user Joel935M was fooling around with rotoscoping in After Effects and picked a duel from Game of Thrones as a test case. A hundred thousand views later, he's beset by demands to rotoscope other fight scenes from the show.
And really, can you blame them? Lightsabers are terrifying. Still, this is the cutest thing I've seen today. Watch it!
The next planet to be revealed for BioWare's Knights of the Old Republic is Ilum, the hotly-contested home of the crystals that give lightsabers their pretty colors.
The man behind the most advanced video game swordplay available today says the time is now right — and the technology is now good enough — for a motion-controlled Star Wars lightsaber video game.