Jump to Main ContentJump to Primary Navigation
Top

Star Wars Scenes Recreated on Microsoft Paintbrush

battleofendor.jpg
slavequartersonmosespa.jpg
larsfamilyhomesteadontatooi.jpg
speederbike.jpg

Star Wars has inspired fierce loyalty, devotion and love since it first hit the big screen back in 1977.

And two brothers, Robert and James Dastoli, were two of the congregation of the faithful. In the run-up to the release of Episode I: The Phantom Menace in 1999, they lovingly created hundreds of pixelated Star Wars pictures using Microsoft Paintbrush on the Windows 3.1 operating system. Now, with Episode VII on the horizon, they've decided to start a Tumblr to share them with the world, revealing a 'new' picture every day.

There have been 27 so far, depicting scenes found in all the movies, plus the expanded universe of games, comics and spin-offs. We've picked our favourite 10 below; head to the Tumblr to see the lot, and keep looking back for a whole load more.

TAKE OUR STAR WARS TRILOGY QUIZ HERE

The Battle Of Endor

Bimmisaari Market Place

Lars Family Homestead On Tatooine

Nebulan Ranger and Sungem Over Iziz

Nebulon-B Frigate

Proton Torpedoes Going In To Exhaust Port

Sebulba's Podracer

Slave Quarters On Mos Espa

Speeder Bike

Tibanna Gas Refinery Over Bespin

(Images: James Dastoli & Robert Dastoli)

[via Laughing Squid]

Related

starwars5.jpg

Every Word Spoken In Star Wars Arranged Alphabetically

starwars2.jpg

Star Wars travel guide

20.jpg

20 Things You (Probably) Didn't Know About The New Star Wars Cast

Comments

More

Brendan Gleeson: "I was thrilled to be cut down by Daniel Day-Lewis"

Brendan Gleeson on being entertained by Gambon and killed by Day-Lewis

by Ralph Jones
22 Jun 2017

Can you guess the highest grossing film for every year since 1980?

Genuinely: no, you can't

by Gary Ogden
21 Jun 2017

Don't panic, but the Han Solo movie just lost both of its directors

Don't ruin this for us now

by Carl Anka
21 Jun 2017

Daniel Day-Lewis announces he's retiring from acting

His final film will air later this year

by Alex Finnis
21 Jun 2017

Netflix’s new Hulk Hogan documentary looks like essential viewing

It couldn't have come at a better time

by Tom Victor
16 Jun 2017

The 17 ultimate screen dads

The daddies of them all

16 Jun 2017

The 'Dodgeball' cast have reunited for a surprise mini-sequel

Watch it here

by Gary Ogden
15 Jun 2017

Stunning footage of Bruce Lee's only "real fight" has been unearthed

The martial arts expert looking just as masterful away from Hollywood

by Carl Anka
14 Jun 2017

Edgar Wright has teased the possibility of Hot Fuzz 2

The greatest buddy cop film of all time... Part 2?

by Carl Anka
09 Jun 2017

Nick Offerman: "I would have sold my family to play Gimli"

The moustachioed funny man on varnishing, magnets, and his Gimli ambitions

by Ralph Jones
08 Jun 2017