Slave Leia looked on proudly as Admiral Ackbar walked down the aisle

It’s a Star Wars wedding. Not just a a cake grandma made that, from the right angle, looks a bit like a 2D Death Star, but a proper, CAN YOU BELIEVE THEY DID THAT? Star Wars wedding. Everyone put in some effort.

Here’s a small celebratory montage we’ve put together of the finest photos. The highlight is the ginger man who grew his beard out to be Chewbacca, plus the grey-haired man who used his natural assets to do a superb Ben Kenobi. The X-Wings let the side down a bit, mind. What’s with the socks?


The entire set is, incredibly, viewable by the general public over on Flickr. We wanted to poke fun, but… it’s sensational…

Video game console wedding cake pleases the wife, loses appetite of groom

At the risk of Tech Digest resembling Kotaku’s very-unofficial spin-off blog, Game Cakes, I couldn’t not share this doozy with you. When Tech Digest writer, Al, got married a few months back I suggested he have a game-themed cake, and sadly he vetoed the idea, but I bet after his eyes fall on Game Daily writer, Carol Orsini’s wedding cake, he’ll regret not forcing his missus into that Monkey Island cake he always dreamt about. Girls dream about dresses when we’re young, the boys dream about wedding cakes in the shape of Alex Kidd…