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05/05/2015 08:25 BST | Updated 05/05/2015 08:59 BST

Giant Star Wars LEGO Super Star Destroyer Smashed In Glorious Slow Motion

They say you have to suffer for your art but even so, we can't quite comprehend how much it must have hurt to create this video.

In honour of Star Wars day yesterday, the team at Wired spent 16 hours building a $800 (£530) LEGO Super Star Destroyer only to destroy it in slow motion.

And it looks truly glorious. If a little heartbreaking too...

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