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Forged lightsaber-katana fit for a 'Star Wars' samurai

Once again, feudal Japan crosses over into the realm of "Star Wars" with a "Man at Arms: Reforged" creation that combines a lightsaber with a samurai sword.

By August 13, 2014


Darth Vader samurai costume: The Force meets feudal Japan

Japanse warriors combine with "Star Wars" for Darth Vader and Stormtrooper costumes designed to look like samurai in space.

By July 23, 2014


Ukiyo-e Heroes: video-game characters as samurai

Ukiyo-e is a centuries-old style of Japanese woodblock prints; in recent years, the style and techniques have enjoyed a resurgence. Now, illustrator Jed Henry is applying it ... to video games.

By July 9, 2012


Man allegedly stabs PC with samurai sword during FBI raid

The FBI says Kamil Mezalka, whom the bureau was investigating in a child porn inquiry, refused to obey its requests to stop, and thrust a samurai sword into his computer.

By May 11, 2012


Samurai II: Decapitation and disembowelment

Complicated at first but easy to grasp, Samurai II: Vengeance offers a balanced mix of slashing, bloody violence, and a puzzle-solving storyline.

By October 25, 2010


'Samurai Girl' to help launch new experiment from Diet Coke and Mentos team

Post-it notes will be the prop that the EepyBird team will use in their next online video experiment. This time the clip will debut on cable TV instead of the Web.

By July 25, 2008


'Star Wars' meets Kurosawa in samurai figurines

I really want these Samurai Wars action figures. Make sure to check the links to see a Stormtrooper, Vader, and Boba Fett!

By April 15, 2010


Get freaky with samurai sword earbuds

Japan's Solid Alliance gets funky with wacky earbuds that feature samurai swords, mushrooms, apples, and even miniature ears.

By December 28, 2009


Japanese launch $1,000 samurai iPhone cases

Japan telecom giant Softbank has released luxury designer cases for iPhone 3GS featuring traditional Japanese motifs.

By August 18, 2009


Black and White 2 tips: Pick up a samurai army

Strange as it sounds, you can gain a ton of tribute points just by picking up an old man and throwing him as far as you can. Confused? We'll explain.

May 21, 2008