Our friends at ThinkGeek have teamed up with Instructables and are challenging you to come up with your best Sci-Fi creation. Whether it's a light saber prop, or a recipe for Aunt Beru's weird green milk we want to see your creations! Share a Photo, Step-by-Step or Video Instructable of your Sci-Fi project and you could win one of 9 awesome prize packs!

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Multiple entries are accepted, but each entrant can only win one prize. Contest is open to entries from US, Canada [excluding Quebec], UK, China, Belgium, the Netherlands, Australia,  Colombia, Germany, Switzerland, Norway, India, and Denmark<. Contest closes for entries at 11:59pm PT, December 19, 2012.

The winner(s) will be solely responsible for complying with any and all applicable statutes, laws (including, without limitation, common law, if applicable), rules and regulations and for bearing any personal income tax, VAT, withholding taxes, customs duties, or other taxes, fees, insurance, surcharges or other costs relating to receiving, claiming or collecting any prize.

The ThinkGeek Sci-Fi Contest is closed.

Grand Prize


Grand Prize

One Grand Prize winner will receive a Star Wars Rebel keyboard, a Han Solo in Carbonite business card holder and a Death Star tea diffuser along with an Instructables prize pack.

First Prize

Two First Prize winners will receive a Wookie bag, Star Wars family car decals, and a Death Star tea diffuser along with an Instructables prize pack.

Second Prize

Five Second Prize will receive a Death Star tea diffuser along with an Instructables prize pack.

Write an Instructable

Create a new Instructable that fits the guidelines outlined in the contest description above. To be eligible, Instructables must be published between Nov 5, 2012 and Dec 19, 2012 (11:59pm PT).


Upon publishing your Instructable you'll see checkboxes for open contests. Select ThinkGeek Sci-Fi Contest. If you have entries currently eligible for entry, it will also show up by clicking "Enter this Contest" on the right side of this page.


Entries are accepted by Instructables staff within one business day Monday - Friday. What matters is the submission time, not acceptance time.


A panel of judges made up of Instructables staff and respected members of the community rate the finalists. The averages of the ratings determine the winners.


When the winners are decided they will be notified and announced here on the contest page.