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

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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

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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…