Samurai Wars…

Posted on Friday, April 16th 2010 at 1:38 p.m.

As the resident Star Wars enthusiast I have seen many other fans’ take on Star Wars.  Before Lego officially received the license, there were several hundred sites of people making their own Star Wars themed Lego displays.

This week I want to highlight one of my favorite new takes on the Star Wars Mythos, Samurai Wars.

Also in that book, you can see early concept art of Darth Vader that is very reminiscent of Samurai armor.   A Japanese company then went one step further and licensed a ¼ scale Samurai armor with Vader and imperial themes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Of course, once Fans get involved, they can take the idea to whole new levels:

 

My personal favorite is this site here (check it out for more characters, additional angels, and character descriptions).  I have a great appreciation for anyone with the talent and ability to customize action figures to this degree.

Another interesting take is this Feudal Flag art  :

Coming Soon… Steam Punk Star Wars.

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