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Chewbacca arrested, Emperor Palpatine wins in bizarre Ukrainian elections

Ukraine's Internet Party, which has been adding levity and subtle satire to the country's tense politics for a few years now, is making a statement with sci-fi again. Yes, this is all true.

By October 26, 2015


Apple and the emperor's new wearable tech

With the hiring of another executive from the fashion industry, how can Apple's sense of overall design make wearable tech attractive?

By October 20, 2013


Kylo Ren as North Korean leader? Star Wars events mistaken as real

People on the street who've never seen "Star Wars" believe Emperor Palpatine, Kylo Ren and Admiral Ackbar are actual people in the latest installment of "Lie Witness News" on "Jimmy Kimmel Live."

By November 24, 2015


I killed a Jedi in Star Wars Battlefront, and I liked it

Armed with blasters, lightsabers and all sorts of starships and other armed vehicles, CNET's Anthony Domanico heads to war in a galaxy far, far away in the new Star Wars Battlefront video game.

By November 20, 2015


Deck the boughs with droids and Wookiees

A new line of officially licensed Star Wars tree ornaments lets you bring characters from a galaxy far, far away into your home this holiday season.

By November 27, 2015


We, the Empire: The (future) timeline of the Palpatine presidency

With Emperor Palpatine reportedly winning a seat on a city council in Odessa, Ukraine, what's to stop him from taking the White House? CNET's Danny Gallagher looks ahead to a Palpatine presidency.

By October 28, 2015


New Star Wars Battlefront video shows Boba Fett, Leia, Han Solo in action

Plus, check out all the planets you'll be battling on.

By November 5, 2015


Darth Vader monument in Ukraine doubles as Wi-Fi hotspot

After a recent Ukrainian law bans communist symbols in the country, a Vladimir Lenin statue in Odessa gets converted into a memorial for the Sith Lord.

By October 26, 2015


Darth Vader invades Middle-earth in this parody trailer

It's Frodo and company against the Galactic Empire in this parody video that pits the realm of Middle-earth against Darth Vader and his army of Stormtroopers.

By September 15, 2015


'Star Wars' collectible stamps coming to UK from Royal Mail

British "Star Wars" fans will be able to mail their bills using Darth Vader or party invites with Han Solo, using stamps that include both original saga and "Star Wars: The Force Awakens" characters.

By September 14, 2015