HOLY MOLY: A Real Lightsaber!

As you may know, today is Star Wars Day. (As in, “May The Fourth Be With You.” Get it?)

So it’s only fitting that the geniuses at Wicked Lasers announced their new “Laser Saber,” the closest thing to a real lightsaber we’ve ever seen. Gizmodo got the heads up on the new gadget.

The Laser Saber mimics how lightsabers switched on and off in the Star Wars movies, with the beam creeping up the side of a plastic tube. Oh yeah, there’s a real (and dangerous) laser packed in there too.

The whole setup will cost you about $300.

Totally worth it if you’re a Star Wars nut.

Here’s a video: 

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