(slang, colloquialism, North America, television, dated) A direct-to-home satellite television satellite (used by the cable television provider industry, to describe their competitors and the effect they would have in decimating the cable industry, prior to the introduction of digital satellite television and the three-foot dish revolution)
Origin of death-star
death + star: "star" as is satellite; "death" as in the decimation of an industry. Influenced by the Star Wars "death star".
Heavy Games - Death Star Battles, World Domination, Tribal Wars and Unification Wars are a few of the popular war game titles you'll find on this website.
Not the Death Star because that would be a rip-off.
The game's multiplayer sections include a dozen new locations including Utapau, Mustafar, the interior of the Death Star and a space battle over Coruscant.
Jedi Temple, Mygeeto, Jabba's Palace, and the Death Star interior.