Disney Closes LucasArts Studio

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Today, the Walt Disney Company laid off the staff of LucasArts and cancelled all of their current projects. Approximately one-hundred fifty staff members were informed of the decision this morning and lost their jobs. This decision also forces the company to cancel both of LucasArts current projects- Star Wars: First Assault and Star Wars 1313. The Walt Disney Company is keeping the LucasArts name to license games, but the studio will no longer exist.Disney has reported that their current … [Read more...]

First Look at Star Wars Weekends 2013 Merchandise at Disney’s Hollywood Studios

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I was delighted to see the logo for Star Wars Weekends 2013 as shared by author Gary Buchanan. He said the artwork gives a nod to the 30th anniversary of “Star Wars: Episode VI Return of the Jedi.” I vividly recall seeing the film in theaters with my parents in May 1983. I was completely obsessed with Star Wars at the time, so I love this poster as it reminds me of my childhood. Disney Design Group artist Tyler Dumas said they had some different poster concepts, like Mickey Mouse in the Rancor … [Read more...]

Boba Fett Actors Unite at Star Wars Celebration Europe II

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Here's the latest news regarding guests and events slated for the HUGE Star Wars Celebration Europe II convention July 26-28 in Messe Essen, Germany.Four Fetts at Celebration for the First Time in Europe!Boba Fett is one of the most popular characters of the Star Wars saga, and fans will have the chance to meet four actors who brought the iconic bounty hunter to life. This unprecedented collection of on-screen bad boys will be a first for Celebration Europe.Over the course of … [Read more...]

Star Wars Invades Atlanta Braves Spring Training at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex


No, it’s not a galaxy far, far away. It’s Atlanta Braves spring training at ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex. Last weeks Braves-Mets game saw the first mash-up of Disney, Star Wars and Major League Baseball spring training at Walt Disney World Resort.To catch all the fun, check out the photo gallery below.Related articlesAll new Dopey Challenge Among Dizzying Enhancements for 2014 WDW Marathon Weekend (chipandco.com) … [Read more...]

Who is Building and Paying for the Parking Garages at Downtown Disney?

  Hello everyone! What a lovely Spring Day and Hello to all the Anonymouse fans in my fandom!  My fandom is ruled by the fair and honest ruler Chimp Chip. He rules the fandom and I rule the rumors and gossip...it is a equal partnership or so he tells me.As Downtown Disney Disney Springs continue on their trek to make bigger and better your favorite Downtown area one thing that is going to be very important are the two parking garages that are slated to be built. We are all … [Read more...]