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Star Wars: The Last Jedi goes retro on an Apple IIc

by Sean P. Aune | July 2, 2017July 2, 2017 9:00 am PST

The future of making movie trailers may just be on the Apple IIc.

Animator and illustrator Wahyu Ichwandardi took to Twitter recently to share his latest creation, and it’s amazing.

Using an Apple IIc with Dazzle Draw and a KoalaPad+, Ichwandardi recreated the entirety of the first Star Wars: The Last Jedi trailer. When completed it took up 48 floppy discs and 288 images files as well as three weeks of his time.

He then shared another video giving you some insight into the entire process behind making this video.

Overall it is a stunning process, and one I am positive I would never have the patience for. The fact he had to trace from the screen and recreate it in DazzleDraw is just one heck of a way to express your Star Wars love.

Star Wars: The Last Jedi hits theaters on Dec. 15. And for comparison, check out the original trailer below.

Sean P. Aune

Sean P. Aune has been a professional technology blogger since July 2007, but his love of tech dates back to at least 1976 when his parents bought...