Lego UK sets a force-ful record by assembling over 30,000 Star Wars figurines


Emily Tan writes: Slaving in their own Clone factory, 60 Lego UK employees laboured all day to assemble 35,510 Stormtrooper figurines – breaking the record for largest assembly of Star Wars figurines. The troopers were from the new Star Wars: The Clone Wars movie range released in anticipation of the upcoming CG animated movie, Star Wars: The Clone Wars. All proceeds from the event are to be donated to the National Autistic Society (NAS).

Steampunk stormtroopers terrorise shopping centres in Dubai

Anyone else just wet their pants a little at the sight of that steampunk stormtrooper above? I bet if the Troopers in Star Wars were made steampunk style instead of their glossy Apple-esque white, the outcome in Return of the Jedi would’ve been entirely different…