This Guy Spent 4 Years Making a Flawless Millennium Falcon Out of Paper

So how did you spend the last four years of your life? No matter how you answer that question, it was a complete waste of time compared to Bernard Szukiel who spent four years creating this absolute masterpiece of a Millennium Falcon model using nothing but paper, glue, and more patience than any single human being… » 3/16/15 3:22pm 3/16/15 3:22pm

This cool flying Millennium Falcon needs a full scale version ASAP

There's no reason why a full size version of this RC quadcopter Millennium Falcon wouldn't work. We just need a good titanium frame, a carbon fiber hull, the twin turboshaft engines from four Sikorsky SH-60 Seahawks, a light cockpit from a Sikorsky Schweizer, and we are in business. Punch it! » 2/05/15 2:02pm 2/05/15 2:02pm

This Tiny Papercraft Millennium Falcon Belongs In an Art Gallery

Don't have room to build yourself a massive five-foot long model of the Millennium Falcon from cardboard? How about a papercraft Falcon made from cardstock that's no bigger than a business card instead? That's what Caleb Kraft managed to pull off using impressive hobby knife skills comparable to a neurosurgeon. » 1/14/15 12:57pm 1/14/15 12:57pm

Clearest photo yet of the new Millennium Falcon—featuring Darth Iger

Fortune got to work with ILM on their December cover story, featuring Disney's CEO Bob Iger. The cover itself has Iger against a computer generated version of the Millennium Falcon. The opening photo, however, it's a shot of Iger composed over a photo of the set with the real Falcon. Pretty damn cool. » 12/29/14 8:36pm 12/29/14 8:36pm

How Sound Engineers Made the Millennium Falcon's Most Iconic Noise

The Millennium Falcon is the king of cool when it comes to classic sci-fi spaceships. The vessel is a kitbashed masterpiece and a bold image that screams Star Wars. It's also a "piece of junk," a "bucket of bolts," and constant headache for Han Solo and company, but hey, she's got it where it counts. » 12/14/14 2:15pm 12/14/14 2:15pm

There Are Some Countries Smaller Than This Epic Millennium Falcon Toy

First revealed earlier this summer, Hasbro's latest version of the most iconic spaceship in the Star Wars universe is finally available to add to your collection. The two-and-a-half-foot long Millennium Falcon toy (if you can even call it that at this scale) is packed with details and believe it or not is powered… » 11/21/14 4:43pm 11/21/14 4:43pm

An Immaculate Millennium Falcon Model Made Entirely Of Cardboard

Most people are happy to clean a basement by just tossing or recycling the mountain of cardboard boxes that always seem to accumulate down there. Thomas Richner took the road less traveled, though, and stretched his Saturday afternoon chore into a multi-week project building a five-foot long model of the Millennium… » 11/17/14 6:02pm 11/17/14 6:02pm

Star Wars Fan Builds A Docking Bay for His Millennium Falcon

Why yes, that is a LEGO Millennium Falcon perched inside a diorama of Docking Bay 327, the scene of Obi-Wan and Darth Vader's battle. It was created by German builder David Wagner and measures an impressive 90cm x 100cm. The project required roughly 10,500 bricks, four months, and 1,000 € to complete. » 11/19/11 2:40am 11/19/11 2:40am

First Peek at Hasbro's Relaunched Millennium Falcon

This, is Hasbro's new Millennium Falcon, unveiled to ExtremeTech's Brian Heater in a Manhattan hotel yesterday. The only reason the toy giant reworked it was because the original mold broke, which made us chuckle. Thirty percent larger than the original, it's got room for up to 18 action figures—and Han and Chewy… » 6/06/08 8:15am 6/06/08 8:15am