The Force Awakens

Film

Does ‘Return of the Jedi’ Actually Suck?

After ‘Solo’ and ‘The Last Jedi’ it’s time to rethink the conclusion of the holy trilogy.
James Jackson
5.28.18
Auralnauts

Kylo Ren Will Interrogate You In a 'Star Wars'-Themed ASMR

More creepy than soothing.
Samantha Cole
6.16.17
Art

'Star Wars' Featurette Shows the Real Jakku—Without VFX

Explosions and a green morphsuit-clad dude pushing BB-8 through the sand at full sprint are just a couple of the highlights.
Beckett Mufson
4.11.16
Film

A Force-Sensitive Teen Kicks Imperial Ass in This Fan-Made Star Wars Short

Filmmaker Joe Sill's 'Kara' manages both great FX and a human, affecting story.
Kevin Holmes
1.20.16
Film

On Novelizing 'The Force Awakens'

Alan Dean Foster's been writing with the fervor and excitement of a 14-year old since 1972.
Giaco Furino
1.15.16
Art

New 8-Bit Watercolors Reimagine Famous Nudes and Starry Night

Adam Lister takes on classical art and 'Star Wars' with video game inspirations.
Beckett Mufson
1.12.16
Star Wars

Yep, That Was The Wilhelm Scream In 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens'

Why has the same sound effect been in Toy Story, Reservoir Dogs and every single Star Wars film to date?
Jon Christian
1.3.16
Star Wars

Cybernetic Police Dogs, the DNC Data Breach, and More

Some of Motherboard's favorite stories from this week.
Emanuel Maiberg
12.27.15
Film

'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Is the Last Great Monument of the Baby Boomers

The latest installment in the Star Wars franchise is more than just a movie, it's a nostalgia trip meant to be consumed by generations of fans primed to love it. But what about the non-fans?
Kaleb Horton
12.22.15
Star Wars

This Is the Burlesque 'Star Wars' Parody You're Looking For

The iconic sci-fi characters get sexy.
Tanja M. Laden
12.22.15
Art

Woodblock-Printed Droids Solve Problems with Lightsabers

Printmaker Sean Starwars is a diehard fan who changed his name for the love of the film series.
Shana Nys Dambrot
12.21.15
Film

I Caught 'The Force Awakens' at 4:30 AM This Morning

...And it was so. worth. it.
Beckett Mufson
12.18.15
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