Tusken Raider Sniper (Cycler) Rifle Scratch Build

Coming off of the T-21 Light Reapeating Blaster build, I was anxious to get started on my next scratch build. Because I’m working on a Tusken Raider costume, I chose to build the Tusken sniper rifle. I began researching the weapon and found 2 builds that interested me. The...

Tusken Raider Mask Build

After completing my Sandtrooper armor, I was anxious to get started on another Star Wars costume.  The Sandtroopers were stationed on Tatooine, the planet where it all began.  I decided to remain on Tatooine and go with a Tusken Raider costume. To me, the most important part of...

T-21 Light Repeating Blaster Scratch Build

I’m going to tell you up-front…this is NOT my design. I used blueprints provided by another fellow Sandtrooper: TK-2886 a.k.a PandaTrooper. He drew up an exceptional template for the T-21 and provided an easy to follow tutorial on MEPD.net. Big Sandtrooper salute to...

10 things I liked about the Star Wars prequels

For some reason, the Star Wars prequels don’t get a lot of love. While trooping, I sometimes hear others expressing their dislike for episodes 1, 2, and 3. There are also quite a few articles online slamming these films. You may have opinions on what could have been done...

Stormtrooper E-11 Blaster Prop Build

Surprise…its another prop build! Today, we’ll take Rubie’s Star Wars Rebels Stormtrooper Costume Blaster… …and turn it into one of the deadliest weapons in the galaxy, the Blastech E-11! While it isn’t 100% screen accurate because of its size...

How to maximize your time in the Star Wars universe

If you’re like me…you can’t get enough Star Wars. The movies are great, and TV shows like Star Wars Rebels, Clone Wars, and the Lego Star Wars collections are good too. A few Star Wars video games have made their mark on PCs and console systems. Is this enough?...