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Star Wars: The Force Awakens' New Star Destroyer Has A Terrifying Name
Set 30 years after Return of the Jedi, Star Wars: The Force Awakens promises lots of changes, including a terrifying new Star Destroyer with one hell of an ominous name.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-28
Star Wars: Rogue One May Film In A Revolutionary, Large Scale Format
Out of all the gimmicks used to keep audiences coming to theaters, using actual film is probably still the most impressive. Which makes the rumblings we've heard about how Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is being filmed all the more enticing.
star wars Mike Reyes 2015-08-28
Here's How Star Wars Will Introduce Rey's Planet Jakku Before The Force Awakens
We’re traveling to a new world in Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the desert planet Jakku, and just so we’re familiar with this place, the video game Star Wars: Battlefront will introduce it in advance.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-27
Watch Who Kylo Ren Is Fighting In Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Ever since the first trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens dropped in November of last year, we've been wondering just who Adam Driver's Kylo Ren is getting ready to battle with in that picturesque, snowy forest. Well, now we know!
star wars Eric Eisenberg 2015-08-27
BB-8 Will Do Far More Acting In Star Wars: The Force Awakens Than We Thought
If you thought BB-8 was just going to beep and boop all over Star Wars: The Force Awakens, you're wrong. The little bucket of bolts is going to do way more acting than you thought.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-26
Mads Mikkelsen's Star Wars: Rogue One Character Isn't What You Think
When Mads Mikkelsen was announced as part of the Star Wars: Rogue One cast, many assumed he was going to play a villain, but as it turns out, his character is not what you expected.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-26
Star Wars Hosting A Global YouTube Event To Unlock Force Awakens Secrets
Star Wars toys have always been a big deal. With new movies on the way, that's not going to change anytime soon, and Lucasfilm has a massive global toy reveal planned, and it's going to be big.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-26
How Star Wars: The Force Awakens Plans To Dominate The Marketplace In December
A while ago, Disney CEO Bob Iger made his doubts regarding the predicted success of Star Wars: The Force Awakens known, but a recent move by the Mouse House suggests that the film will completely dominate the landscape during its opening month.
star wars Nick Romano 2015-08-26
Star Wars: The Force Awakens' Villains Have Connections To The Nazi Party
In Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the First Order has taken up the cause of the Empire, and J.J. Abrams just revealed the nefarious inspiration they drew on to create these new villains.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-25
J.J. Abrams Clears Up A Huge Misconception About Star Wars Villain Kylo Ren
We’re getting closer and closer to Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and even though director J.J. Abrams likes to keep a tight lid on his Mystery Box, some new details about the villainous Kylo Ren have emerged.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-25
Star Wars: Rogue One May Bring Back A Key Character With CGI Magic
Star Wars fans will forever remember Peter Cushing for his role as Grand Moff Tarkin in George Lucas' 1977 classic - and while the actor may have passed away back in 1994, apparently that may not stop him from reprising the part.
star wars Eric Eisenberg 2015-08-23
Oscar Isaac's Star Wars Squadron Has A Pretty Badass Name
Star Wars is full of squadrons. We already knew that The Force Awakens has Red and Blue Squadrons, but there’s a new kid on the playground, and Oscar Isaac’s character, Poe Dameron’s squad bears the badass name Black Squadron.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-21
Star Wars May Add These 2 Expanded Universe Characters
The characters that inhabit the Star Wars movies have become iconic over the years, ranging from hilarious to downright terrifying. However, they only represent the tip of the iceberg, as the Star Wars expanded universe – i.e.: books, comics, games, etc. -- has never received thorough exploration – possibly until now.
star wars Conner Schwerdtfeger 2015-08-20
Star Wars Artist Heaps Ridiculously High Praise On The Force Awakens
Star Wars: The Force Awakens faces a seemingly impossible task, introducing a new generation to a galaxy far, far away, while living up to expectations of franchise fans who have been around from the beginning. If a key source close to the production is correct, however, then J.J Abrams and Disney may have accomplished the impossible.
star wars Conner Schwerdtfeger 2015-08-20
Why Star Wars Characters Still Choose The Dark Side, According To J.J. Abrams
In the Star Wars movies, there really isn't much gray area when it comes to theEmpire: they're just straight up evil. Even if we didn't hear about oppression around the galaxy, or see them blow up a planet, there's the fact that their leadership actively worships something referred to as "the dark side."
star wars Eric Eisenberg 2015-08-18
J.J. Abrams Picks His Favorite New Star Wars Character
Asking a filmmaker to rank their favorite characters is a bit like asking parents to rank their children. And while we don't know enough about Star Wars: The Force Awakens to pick our own yet, director J.J. Abrams just revealed his favorite.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-18
Star Wars Side Character Could Play Major Part In Rogue One
As the Star Wars universe continues to expand, the saga is awash in rumors, speculation, and conspiracy theories, and when we got our first look at the Rogue One cast, we got a new possibility to consider.
star wars Brent McKnight 2015-08-17
Jar Jar Binks Was Inspired By This Classic Disney Character
Most people will agree that the Star Wars prequels have their fair share of flaws. Despite the mixed reaction to the more recent trilogy, Star Wars creator George Lucas has opened up about his inspiration – as well as love – for one of the series more hated elements: Jar Jar Binks.
star wars Conner Schwerdtfeger 2015-08-16
Star Wars: The Force Awakens Gets A Drew Struzan Poster And It Is Gorgeous
Tons of exciting announcements have been streaming off the stage at the D23 Expo. One little snippet in particular, only seen by those in attendance, was a new Star Wars: The Force Awakens poster created by famed poster artist Drew Struzan. But don’t you worry, because though even though we don’t have the full quality version quite yet, here’s your first peek:
star wars Catarina Cowden 2015-08-15
Star Wars: Rogue One Reveals First Photo Of Its Stellar Cast In Costume
While Disney and Lucasfilm are busy locking the pieces in place for the Star Wars trilogy that J.J. Abrams is launching with The Force Awakens, including hiring Colin Trevorrow to direct 2019’s Episode IX, the Anthology films are carving out their own little niche
star wars Sean O'Connell 2015-08-15
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