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Chicago turns into Star Wars' icy Hoth in video

January 10, 2014|By Mick Swasko, @swasko

Is that an AT-AT on LSD? 

Yes, it is. A video posted to Vimeo Friday turned Chicago into Hoth, the icy planet from Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back. In it giant walker vehicles -- known to Star Wars faithful as AT-ATs -- pretty convincingly trounce through the city. 

The video, made by freelance video editor Daniel Cervantes, draws inspiration from several popular photoshopped photos of Chicago being invaded by the Star Wars war machines.  

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