FlippedNormals have released another Blender 2.8 introduction tutorial series where they show us how to build a lightsaber. In this tutorial series you will learn how to model, add materials and then finally render the lightsaber using Cycles and Eevee and how to set up a studio lighting setup using area lights.

part 1 : Blender 2.8 user interface

Part 2 : Basic 3D modeling

Part 3 : Advanced 3D modeling

Part 4 : Creating the materials

Part 5 : Lighting and Rendering