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if Jabba the Hutt were to produce one souvenir for its Tatooine crime empire’s gift shop, the Star Wars Han Solo Carbonite Chocolate would be it. the memorable scene of Han Solo (Harrison Ford) sealed in carbonite for delivery to Jabba the Hutt has inspired many novel products such as USB flash drive and unofficial coffee table, and now Han Solo in Carbonite exists as a gourmet dark chocolate too, allowing Star Wars fans to savor it, literally. though, we have not tasted carbonite but our bet is, this dark chocolate will definitely taste better than carbonite. the wonderful part is, this is an officially licensed Star Wars edible treat brought to you by the dudes over at Think Geek. i know what you are thinking, this is a real edible chocolate and not the usual gadgets and electronics that you have come to expect from Think Geek. Continue reading Star Wars Han Solo Carbonite Chocolate
one of the most memorable scene in the original Star Wars movies is perhaps the Han Solo in Carbonite scene, and that alone should give any Star Wars fans (rebels supporter, in particular) a reason to dress up like one for your halloween parties. forget about those cheesy Star Wars costumes the stores try to peddle to you. if you really want to proclaim yourself as one huge Star Wars geek this halloween, then DIY yourself one Han Solo in Carbonite costume. really. don’t know how to make one? well, no worries cos’ that’s where Instructables member bserinese’s instructions comes in. all you need is a geek-will to get your hands dirty, and i am sure you will be one walking Han Solo in Carbonite in no time. i think this is the best boxy halloween costume since Spongebob. Continue reading halloween costume idea: Han Solo in Carbonite Costume
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we spotted one perfect mashed-up case for Star Wars and Apple fans – Steve Jobs in Carbonite iPhone Case. loyal fans of Star Wars will know exactly what it is. but this time round, instead of Han Solo being carbonized, it is the Apple CEO Steve Jobs being ‘carbonited’ and it looks pretty damn cool too. i want one but now, for the bad news. the case, marketed by Society6, is taken off the shelf as “Society6 was issued a cease and desist from Apple’s lawyers”. Continue reading Steve Jobs in Carbonite iPhone Case – banned!