Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!

Why feature a boring ordinary Jack O'Lantern, when you can confront trick-or-treaters with Khan? Or a Xenomorph? Or the incredible cuteness of Totoro? Here are some of our favorite science fiction and fantasy icons, immortalized as glowing pumpkins, to help inspire your own Halloween decorations.

Additional reporting by Sophie Bushwick

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!

Totoro pumpkin, via Animation Roller Coaster.

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Remote-Controlled Dalek Lantern — which actually works! Details, including video and instructions, at Evil Mad Scientist. Via SF Signal.

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Death Star in mid-strike, via Phoenix New Times

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Iron Man pumpkin, via Instructables

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Alien Pumpkin, via Pumpkin Gutter

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Yoda, via Pumpkin Gutter

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

MST3K pumpkin, via Warming Glow

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Mars Attacks pumpkin, via The Torch Online

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Gollum pumpkin, via The Torch Online

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

OOD PUMPKIN!!! via DeanoSidwell on Deviant Art

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Clone Trooper pumpkin via RJCIRutter on Deviant Art

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Hunger Games District 11 pumpkin, via BCTrumpeteer on Deviant Art

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Bender Pumpkin by Radioactive Glowstick, via Smosh

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Brock Samson, by Chrome Goddess on Deviant Art

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Turret pumpkin, via Ceemdee on Deviant Art

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Darth Vader, via Pumpkin Gutter

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Gremlin, via Spider.Dog on Flickr

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Stormtrooper, Batman and friend... via The Bywaters on Flickr.

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Muppet Pumpkins (Mumpkins?) — a "Mahna Mahna" Snowth and Animal. Via Brooke Duckart on Flickr.

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Admiral Ackbar, via Pumpkin Gutter

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Greedo, via Pumpkin Gutter

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Alien via Pumpkin Gutter

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!

Bender, via Amplified Stories of Interest

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Spidey, via Amplified Stories of Interest

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Xenomorph, via Pumpkin Gutter

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!

Khan, via The Pumpkin Geek

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!

Locutus of Borg, via The Pumpkin Geek

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!

Gul Dukat, via The Pumpkin Geek

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!

Catwoman via The Pumpkin Geek

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Master Chief Helmet, via Bonus-Level.com

Incredible but Real: Science Fiction and Fantasy Pumpkin Carvings!S

Charizard, via Bonus-Level.com