Smashing a Lego AT-ST With Logs Like the Ewoks Did Is So Satisfying

The best scene in Return of the Jedi isn’t when Vader kills the Emperor, or when the Death Star explodes, or even when Han Solo thaws out of carbonite. It’s when the Ewoks take down an AT-ST walker using a couple of giant swinging logs, and it’s just as satisfying when recreated with Lego. »11/03/15 4:00pm11/03/15 4:00pm


Video: Homebrew AT-ST Walker Bobbles Around Like the Real Thing

The MiniMechadon walker works pretty much as advertised: It walks, awkwardly and prodding, just like the AT-STs you know and love. Cobbled together from a gumbo of parts, circuit boards and brass tubing, it's not quite as sparse as its film counterpart, what with the disco feet and all, but that's kind of why we… »11/07/07 12:45am11/07/07 12:45am