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Star Wars week on TechRadar

We're over the moon* that every year is now bringing us more Star Wars, and this year - in case you've been pushed into a waste compactor - we get an honest to goodness numbered film with Star Wars VIII, The Last Jedi, hitting the silver screen. 

Here at TechRadar, we're huge fans of a galaxy far, far away, so we're celebrating this new arrival to the Star Wars world with a series of articles. 

We've caught up with special effects maven Dennis Muren, picked out our favourite T-Shirts and decided which real-world tech would be beloved by the Empire and the First Order.  

*That's no moon...

Star Wars Episode VIII The Last Jedi is here! Here's what you need to know before you see the film in theaters

The 25 best Star Wars T-shirts for the Sith Lord in your life

When will CGI humans actually fool us? Effects icon Dennis Muren sets the date

Looking for presents for a film fan? We might just have the perfect gift

The amazing bionic prosthetics that are changing lives and shaping our future

We show you how to build your own R2-D2 using the Raspberry Pi

Want to know how lightsabers got their iconic sound? Join us in a behind-the-scenes look at Skywalker Sound.

Don't miss our love letter to the famous franchise. Here's why we love Star Wars.

We take a look at the Wearables of Star Wars and their nearest real life equivalent

Patrick Goss

Patrick Goss is the Managing Editor - App Store UK at Apple. He is a passionate and experienced journalist, and he has been lucky enough to work on some of the finest online properties on the planet, building audiences everywhere has been and establishing himself at the forefront of digital content.