Link Roundup: “These Aren’t The Droids You’re Looking For” Edition

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. One of the original photographers of the Star Wars line for Kenner has produced a gallery of high-res photos.
  2. Check out Tim Rowett’s Grand Illusions YouTube channel to see how he “brings 20,000 toys back to life.”
  3. Here are 8 things you may not know about Batman, the comic book.
  4. Probably not available at your favorite board game cafe! 7 films inexplicably turned into board games.
  5. Say YES to LEGO as a modern urban planning tool.
  6. Because you can… Turn Your Mac into a (Functional) Star Trek OS X LCARS.
  7. Read a historical account of the board game Monopoly.
  8. Stan Lee of Marvel Comics turned 92 this week. Check out his hairpiece and his musings in this interview from 1998.