Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Jimmy Kimmel show

R2 appeared on the Jimmy Kimmel show with the cast of Star Wars: The Force Awakens.

Friday, November 20, 2015

Saturday, October 31, 2015

Comikaze LA 2015

BB8 made its public debut at Comikaze at the LA Convention Center. We met lots of fans of the upcoming film, and many dressed as Rey. Norm from Tested.com filmed an interview about the BB8 build. A very busy day. Always fun hanging out with our R2 Builder friends.

Friday, October 30, 2015

Duracell commercial

R2 was a part of this cool Duracell commercial, Battle for Christmas Morning:

Watch the commercial

Saturday, October 10, 2015

Star Wars Reads Day - East Anaheim Branch Library

Mike spoke about building R2-D2 for Star Wars Reads Day at the East Anaheim Branch Library.

Thursday, October 1, 2015

Tested.com interview

Our friend Norm from Tested.com came out to our workshop to watch Mike cut open the BB-8 Sphero toy to see how it works. 

Saturday, September 19, 2015

12th annual R2-LA

More than 75 guests braved 100-degree heat for this year's gathering of R2 Builders. Norm & Joey from Tested.com came to interview Mike and many other builders throughout the day. Gordon Tarpley brought C3PO as a special guest.