New Star Wars App Puts the Star Wars Universe in Your Pocket

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Lucasfilm and Disney Interactive have launched the official Star Wars app, a new free app featuring the Star Wars universe that immerses fans into the vast universe right on their mobile devices.Star Wars fans can experience the world of Star Wars on their mobile devices with the new interactive app that provides breaking news, social updates, special events, and even a countdown to Star Wars: The Force Awakens. by bringing together the Star Wars universe in a familiar mobile experience, … [Read more...]


Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ Spinoff Gets a Pair of Directors

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Disney has been looking for someone strong enough to pull the ears of a Gundark to head their new Han Solo origin film set as part of the Star Wars anthology series and it looks like they have found not one, but two directors for the movie.Disney announced Tuesday that Christopher Miller and Phil Lord, the duo behind "The Lego Movie," will direct a feature about Han Solo's life before "Star Wars," slated to hit theaters in 2018. The movie's story will explore how young Han Solo became the … [Read more...]


Disney’s Hollywood Studios Reportedly Preps for Overhaul

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While many Walt Disney World Addicts have been known to say, "It'll always be MGM to me," it cannot be denied that changes to the park, and closings of beloved areas are causing more and more to see Disney's Hollywood Studios as no more than a "half-day park."  But Disney has a plan, and while that plan will be revealed more thoroughly at the D23 Expo in Anaheim this August, we can preview a little of what is expected to come.Rumors indicate that the Disney Parks board of directors has … [Read more...]


STAR WARS REBELS: Complete Season One on Blu-ray and DVD September 1st

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You won't have to "force" anyone to watch this one! The release of “Star Wars Rebels: Complete Season One” on Blu-ray and DVD has been confirmed by Disney and Lucasfilm and will be on store shelves September 1st. It will contain all 15 action-packed episodes plus never-before-seen bonus material and cast and crew interviews revealing the magic behind the making of Disney XD’s hit series.In the first groundbreaking season of Star Wars Rebels, young hero Ezra Bridger joins the clever but … [Read more...]


Star Wars Rebels Characters Joins Disney Infinity 3.0

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Disney Interactive and Lucasfilm has announced that some of the Star Wars characters from the popular animated TV series Star Wars Rebels are joining Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition. Kanan Jarrus, Ezra Bridger, Sabine Wren, and Zeb Orrelios will be joining other Star Wars, Marvel, Disney and Disney•Pixar characters in Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition’s Toy Box.Additionally, all characters are unlockable within each Star Wars Play Set. In an effort to thwart the evil plans of the Galactic Empire, … [Read more...]


Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition: Star Wars Rise Against the Empire

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Disney Interactive released new information and assets for Star Wars™ Rise Against the Empire, one of three Star Wars Play Sets to be released for Disney Infinity 3.0 Edition this year. Developed by Studio Gobo, in partnership with Avalanche Software, the game takes iconic moments inspired by the original Star Wars trilogy, Episodes IV-VI.Star Wars Rise Against the Empire will take players on galaxy-spanning missions with legendary Jedi Luke Skywalker, Rebel leader Princess Leia Organa, … [Read more...]


Star Wars: Battle Pod Blasts into Homes

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Star Wars: Battle Pod, an arcade game that takes place in iconic Star Wars spacecraft, is in arcades now. The first-person pilot game lets you fly an X-Wing down the Death Star's trench, speederbikes on the forest moon of Endor, and much more using a "unique dome screen enveloping your entire area of sight." The Star Wars Battle Pod, which hit the U.S. market in January, comes with a panoramic dome screen, 5.1 channel surround sound and a vibrating seat for realism. It immerses you in the gaming … [Read more...]


Star Wars Trilogy Is Finally Coming To China

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Star Wars fans in China have a few months to be able to can enjoy Star Wars: The Force Awakens at the end of the year.  To help make the wait a bit easier, The 18th Shanghai International Film Festival and Walt Disney Pictures have announced they will be screening all six Star War movies at the festival.The festival held June 13 to June 21, will screen the previously released Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace, Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones, and Star Wars: Episode III – … [Read more...]


Star Wars is Coming to Disneyland but not MagicBands

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The more things change, the more they stay the same, and with Disneyland’s 60th anniversary upon us, Walt Disney co. executives have hinted at some new attractions coming to the Anaheim Park. They have also shed some light on a few things that will not be making an appearance.In a recent interview, new Chief Operating Officer Tom Staggs said that Disney has plans to introduce characters from the Star Wars franchise in both large and small ways. He didn’t offer many details but one thing he … [Read more...]


Could Star Wars and Marvel get their own Network

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Hey! I will give you 3 guesses who this? You are correct, it is I the incredible Anonymouse! Since it is now Star Wars Weekends, Chiperoo wanted some Star Wars gossip. I know there are a lot of Star Wars fans out there, so this should make your day, or night!I heard that Star Wars and Marvel might get their very own networks. Can you imagine? These 2 entities are very popular and very profitable for Disney, so it only makes sense to capitalize on it. Nothing is officially in the works as of … [Read more...]