Celebrate 1 Year Until Star Wars With A Selfie

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It is one year exactly until the next Star Wars movie comes out and the fandom has started a pretty cool way to chronicle the event. Today on Twitter Matt Martin (@missingwords) from Lucasfilm tweeted a picture so he could see how much he would age between now and December 18th, 2015.A group of fans including myself (@icecoldpenguin), Amy Ratcliffe (amy_geek), Eric Geller (@ericgeller) and Lillian Skye (@lillianskye_) took this idea and ran with it. A hashtag was created so that fans could … [Read more...]




Star Wars Music Christmas Lights Show 2014

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Featured on ABC's The Great Christmas Light Fight and twice on ABC's Good Morning America here is Star Wars Music Christmas Lights Show 2014 from youtube user Tom BetGeorge. … [Read more...]




Lucasfilms reveals new Star Wars: The Force Awakes Characters

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Director J.J. Abrams and Lucasfilm have just revealed the official character names of some of the new faces to be seen in "Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  The vintage sports type trading card look first published in Entertainment Weekly introduces us to the new characters below."BB-8" Oscar Isaac's character, "Poe Dameron" is next.Daisy Ridley's character,"Rey," below looks like she can take care of business with the best of them. And … [Read more...]




Coming Soon: Marvel Star Wars Comics!

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Marvel and Lucas Films Ltd. are teaming up to bring you an ongoing series focusing on the Star Wars universe. The comic series takes place after Star Wars: A New Hope (Episode IV) immediately after the destruction of the first Death Star. Some of our favorite characters will be revisited, such as Leia, Han, Chewie, C3PO, and R2-D2, but the main focus will be on Luke Skywalker and his journey through the galaxy. The Rebel Alliance will be working to free the galaxy from tyranny -- Darth … [Read more...]




May 15th Marks the Return of Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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The Force is strong this May at Disney's Hollywood Studios. Star Wars Weekends dates have been announced for 2015!Beginning May 15, Star Wars Weekends will be held each Friday, Saturday and Sunday  until June 14, 2015.Every Weekend is sure to be an Astral! event!Weekend I: May 15-17, 2015 Weekend II: May 22-24, 2015 Weekend III: May 29-31, 2015 Weekend IV: June 5-7, 2015 Weekend V: June 12-14, 2015Star Wars weekends is an annual event at Hollywood Studios that brings to … [Read more...]