Looking for a strong board with strong graphics? Founded in 1997 by Chet Thomas, Darkstar is known for its powerful graphics, value based product lines and industry leading guarantees. The boards are made of 7-ply maple and Epoxy Resin Glue which makes them stronger and lasts longer than the industry standard. Darkstar is originally a skateboard wheel company. So, if you want to complete your board with a pair of wheels then Darkstar has them for you as well.