Why settle intergalactic disputes with blasters and light sabers? Use your mind -- as a Jedi would -- and go to battle in Star Wars: Return of the Jedi Chess. This is the third installment in a Star Wars-themed chess board series designed by Lego engineer Brandon Griffith. One question: do Wookie's hate losing at chess, too?
Old and busted: Chess pieces that don't come together to form an ultimate fighting robot. New hotness: Chess pieces that do exactly that.
Joseph Larson's 3D-printable Action #Chess set doubles as a mecha construction kit, with knights that flip over to form feet, and bishops that serve as arms and hands.
King: "And I'll form ... the head!"