Bandai has come up with some different takes on stormtroopers for their Star Wars collectibles, including an Tamashii Nations Ashigaru stormtrooper. The design of the trooper’s armor is reminiscent of feudal Japan. Redditor TheConfectionerd brought the figure to life by making a replica of the armor. They said:
The entire costume was made by me, with the exception of the sword used in that picture. Constructed mainly from pvc foam board (sintra), all done by hand, and no 3d printing or worbla.
8-6-2021 (August 6, 2021) is the Snakiest day of the year and it’s also this year’s CircuitPython Day! The day highlights all things CircuitPython and Python on Hardware. See you there!
Stop breadboarding and soldering – start making immediately! Adafruit’s Circuit Playground is jam-packed with LEDs, sensors, buttons, alligator clip pads and more. Build projects with Circuit Playground in a few minutes with the drag-and-drop MakeCode programming site, learn computer science using the CS Discoveries class on code.org, jump into CircuitPython to learn Python and hardware together, TinyGO, or even use the Arduino IDE. Circuit Playground Express is the newest and best Circuit Playground board, with support for CircuitPython, MakeCode, and Arduino. It has a powerful processor, 10 NeoPixels, mini speaker, InfraRed receive and transmit, two buttons, a switch, 14 alligator clip pads, and lots of sensors: capacitive touch, IR proximity, temperature, light, motion and sound. A whole wide world of electronics and coding is waiting for you, and it fits in the palm of your hand.