Brian Kesinger (previously here) is a visual artist who has worked for Walt Disney Studios for over 16 years, but his work outside of the movie business gets fans going just as much as his animation. This time he has created a magical mashup universe, putting a Calvin And Hobbes twist on everybody's favorite Star Wars: The Force Awakens characters, and it works perfectly.

"Being a kid in the '80s I was raised on a steady diet of Disney, Star Wars, and comic books, so being able to work on so many amazing films and projects has really been a dream come true," Brian told The Verge. Kesinger admitted admiring Bill Watterson, the creator of Calvin & Hobbes deeply. "I was always amazed at how he could draw anything from cute stuffed tigers to ferocious dinosaurs piloting fighter jets. His inking style seemed so casual and loose and yet the drawings were so solid."

"I'm not the first to mash-up Calvin & Hobbes with pop culture," the artist who has worked on Wreck-It Ralph, Tangled, and Tarzan said. "[but] I think the difference here is that I went a little deeper with the idea. Once I really made the comparison that Kylo Ren was probably a difficult child much like Calvin, it really resonated with people. The metaphor was solidified when I made Darth Vader Kylo's imaginary friend."

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Maryen Kelly 1 year ago

Hey as long as its not him :-)

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Farah Abdullah 1 year ago

R.I.S.P. rest in snow pieces

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Theresa 1 year ago

This one NEEDS more up votes

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CatShatBrix 1 year ago

Join the cake side!

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1 year ago

He's so cute

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Alia Gail 1 year ago

Harry Potter, Star Wars, and calvin and hobbes all in one

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Lillian Chesak 1 year ago

Mamma says no

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Lillian Chesak 1 year ago

But you needThe 7 Leia dip to go along with it

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CatShatBrix 1 year ago

Severe lightsaber wounds... dammit Ben!

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Maryen Kelly 1 year ago

I love he has mini darth vader

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1 year ago

Aha Master Yoda

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dreamer 1 year ago

ba dom tis

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Shinomi Chan 1 year ago

Supporting parents I see

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1 year ago

Tell me a story mommy

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AmetRaven 1 year ago

oh snap

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Lillian Chesak 1 year ago

But daaaaaaad! All my friends are wearing this!

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1 year ago

Aww :3

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Shinomi Chan 1 year ago

*Sniff* They grow up so fast.

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CatShatBrix 1 year ago

I just hope it doesn’t backfire!

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Farah Abdullah 1 year ago

The struggle is real.... *sighs*

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Panic!AtTheYeemo 1 year ago

Emo Kylo Ren

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Spinaap 1 year ago

the parental surprises

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1 year ago

Yumm

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Berkeley Hines 1 year ago

Oh I remember that one from calvin and hobbes

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Farah Abdullah 1 year ago

This is adorable... 😁

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Zoe Nikolakakis 1 year ago

Awww this is cute

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Maryen Kelly 1 year ago

when toddlers go bad

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Luis Villarreal 1 year ago

Just Han Solo could answer: I️ know! When Leia tell him: I️ love you!

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Oscar 1 year ago

XD

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Berkeley Hines 1 year ago

Ah but in calvin and hobbes it is mr bunns. as you can tell i am OBSESSED with calvin and hobbes

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George Hale 1 year ago

Yes, the whole list is Calvin and Hobbes spoofs. That's the point. It's in the title.

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Stille20 1 year ago

Love it!

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Maria Beilschmidt 1 year ago

Does this mean Greedo shot first?

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Hawk 1 year ago

Thug life + savage

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Allan Huskins 1 year ago

I like this. It actually makes TFA more sensible. It's so much like ANH because it's really just little Kylo's childhood imagination. Dad (Han) came to the treehouse to tell him it's time for dinner, and he imagined killing him as he went back down the treehouse ladder. lolz

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Maryen Kelly 1 year ago

grandpa I love you

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Lillian Chesak 1 year ago

Bart's started a trend

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Eamonn Anderson 1 year ago

dude i'm dead don't come to me with your problems

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Maryen Kelly 1 year ago

The sith only sign on the door

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CelSlade 1 year ago

XD

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Ehren Thomsen 1 year ago

The tuna sandwich that started it all!

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Maryen Kelly 1 year ago

Aw 😞

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Eamonn Anderson 1 year ago

daww

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Rebekah 1 year ago

Confirmed.

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Marty BlackEagle-Carl 1 year ago

still dont know what nerfs look like :-)

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Daniel Sipes 1 year ago

Snoopy and The Red Leader!!

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Farah Abdullah 1 year ago

Awwww... 😍

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PyroarRanger 1 year ago

I love this one!

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Ye Chen 1 year ago

LEGO CUTE

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Wendy Emlinger 1 year ago

Must be bath time or bedtime again.

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Shinomi Chan 1 year ago

awww <3

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Rasmus Herold 1 year ago

But why not a thermal detonator?

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Eamonn Anderson 1 year ago

S P I F F

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Hawk 1 year ago

The book though

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EM 11 months ago

"Oh look! Its mom and dad getting on the falcon!"

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Ehren Thomsen 1 year ago

Well, Chewie is naked, isn't he?

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Karl Lee 1 year ago

Love the block shading and the panorama effect of the old Sunday C and H. Well done.

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WhiteFox 1 year ago

aaawww

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Shinomi Chan 1 year ago

Oh damn... In front of Leia even o_o

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Ye Chen 1 year ago

CHURRO

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Juniper Leaf 1 year ago

this is so cute!!!!!!!

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CeCe Azadi 1 year ago

I want this on a shirt and/or a print to hang in my home. My daughter and I both adore Calvin and Hobbes as well as being Star Wars nerds. This is so amazing. I just can't get over it!

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Crazy Cow Lady 1 year ago

Han shot First!! They changed it later on because they felt it made him appear to have questionable integrity

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Yezid Puerto 1 year ago

jajajajajajajja super accurate!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

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Anna Bertane 1 year ago

Note the balloon...! :-)

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Viviane Ellingson 1 year ago

Hans: Kylo your smile stinks! Kylo: REVENGE!!!!!!

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Deborah Clarke 1 year ago

*wookiee

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Ye Chen 1 year ago

GENIUS

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Ye Chen 1 year ago

Lol

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EM 11 months ago

Looks like she got that lightsaber after all.

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Sykz 1 year ago

We need this story!!

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Oscar 1 year ago

Aww

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Karl Lee 1 year ago

Attack of the Snow Goons!!!

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Andrew Kurkovsky 1 year ago

the face