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. » 10/28/11 12:00pm 10/28/11 12:00pm

Check out these geeky jack-o-lantern templates and submit your own

My pumpkin will have the traditional smiley mouth and triangle eyes this year - just like every other year. But those of you who want to get creative can head over to ThinkGeek, and check out their yearly geeky pumpkin template contest. There's a Pac O' Lantern, a Death Star, and Iron Man's glowing chest thing (help… » 10/27/11 9:20am 10/27/11 9:20am

Dalek pumpkin wants to exterminate your candy

Here's another incredible cyborg pumpkin to inspire your Halloween envy. A Doctor Who fan spent seven hours crafting a Dalek O'Lantern that will have the neighbors hiding behind the couch. And it's just as impressive with the lights on. » 10/31/10 2:30pm 10/31/10 2:30pm

Portal turret jack o'lantern keeps Trick-or-Treaters at bay

One Portal fan created this jack o'lantern based on the talking turrets. This turret even pans left and right in search of targets, although there's no word on whether it politely asks you not to smash it. [via Nerdcore] » 10/31/10 7:00am 10/31/10 7:00am

The amazing R2D2 pumpkin, from the creator of the Death Star pumpkin!

This is one astromech droid that will keep you flying. This incredible R2D2 pumpkin is the work of Noel Dickover, the undisputed champion of science-fiction pumpkin carving who gave us the Death Star pumpkin. And check out pumpkin Darth Vader! » 10/18/10 3:00pm 10/18/10 3:00pm

Science Fiction's Great Villains, Immortalized In Pumpkin Flesh

If you really want to scare off those jerks who are coming to egg your house, you need a pumpkin with a little more menace than those usual jack o'lanterns. Luckily, you've got just enough time to carve your very own pumpkin replica of the killer robots from Battlestar Galactica, the Cylons, if you start now.… » 10/23/08 3:44pm 10/23/08 3:44pm