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Scenes from Silicon Valley Comic Con (pictures)

Fans and fantasy collide in one of the most creative and costumed events ever to come to Silicon Valley.

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Imperial family photoshoot

"Now, witness the power of this fully operational battle station." It's the inaugural Silicon Valley Comic Con in San Jose, California.

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Woz not Woz

Madam Tussauds Wax Museum unveiled an incredibly realistic wax statue of Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak seen here posing side-by-side with the real Woz.

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Back to the Future reunion

"Back to the Future" stars Lea Thompson and Michael J. Fox hugged as the came on stage with co-star Christopher Lloyd during a panel at Silicon Valley Comic Con on March 19, 2016.

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Jabba

The large, slug-like alien Jabba the Hutt, the most powerful crime boss on Tatooine.

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Mind reading helmet

"You've come here from a great distance," -- it's Doctor Emmett Brown's mind reading helmet from "Back to the Future."

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Vintage Batman

A complete vintage Batman set on display at Silicon Valley Comic Con on Saturday, March 19, 2016.

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Jurassic Park brochure

A movie prop brochure from the original "Jurassic Park" movie.

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Metalsouls

Metalsouls sculptures of our movie and fantasy cultural heroes.

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Great Scott!

The way I see it, if you're gonna build a time machine into a car, why not do it with some style?

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The Terminator's jacket

Arnold Schwarzenegger's ragged and worn Terminator jacket from the movie "The Terminator."

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Medical research

Kat Calderwood, from Fresno, California, is dressed as Captain Mal Reynolds of "Firefly" as she has her blood drawn as part of the on-site medical research projects Lifecapsule and ORIG3N.

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Metal Gear Solid 5

Greg Atlas, from San Jose, California, dressed as female assassin 'Quiet' from Metal Gear Solid 5.

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Collectable wooden robots

Adorable vintage-styled collectable wooden robots -- Rasterstache Robots -- on sale at Silicon Valley Comic Con in San Jose, California.

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​Check out that 4x4

Check out that 4x4 -- it's Marty McFly's dream ride.

Wouldn't it be great to take that truck up to the lake?

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Photo ops

With more than 30,000 attendees expected on Saturday, the floor of the San Jose Convention Center was packed as costumed fans posed for pictures

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Jobs, Woz, Dolcourt

It's CNET's Jessica Dolcourt alongside the Madam Tussauds Wax Museum's versions of Apple cofounders Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak.

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Death Star Bucks

Even the most discerning imperial commander needs their morning latte.

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Woz, King of the Nerds

Steve Wozniak wanted to bring together technology and science elements to meet pop culture -- and Silicon Valley Comic Con was born.

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