Dec 082017

Supply Box

Look, I love LEGO, but I have to call a spade a spade. Day 8 of the 2017 LEGO Star Wars Advent calendar is a box. A box that holds a wrench and has a blaster mounted on it. “Remember in [INSERT ANY STAR WARS MOVIE TITLE HERE] that supply box? How f’ing cool was that?” said no one ever. I was looking for the First Order Stormtrooper’s blaster yesterday, and here it is. I didn’t even realize he was missing his wrench, too.

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Dec 042017

Finally a build not from Rebels. Well, it’s not from Rebels per se because Day 4’s blaster cannon is generic enough that it could have been from any Star Wars movie or animated series. I remember seeing the the Snowtroopers lugging and setting up one of these when they assaulted the rebel base on Hoth, so I’m going to say it’s from The Empire Strikes Back. Yay! The Advent calendar gave us one from the original trilogy, and the best movie from the entire series by far.

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