Disney to Acquire Lucasfilm

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Continuing its strategy of delivering exceptional creative content to audiences around the world, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE: DIS) has agreed to acquire Lucasfilm Ltd. in a stock and cash transaction. Lucasfilm is 100% owned by Lucasfilm Chairman and Founder, George Lucas.Under the terms of the agreement and based on the closing price of Disney stock on October 26, 2012, the transaction value is $4.05 billion, with Disney paying approximately half of the consideration in cash and issuing … [Read more...]

Star Wars Lover Builds a massice AT-ST House for Cat


Buffy is the lucky cat to benefit from an owner who loves Star Wars and has some carpentry skills. Apparently, many Star Wars fans love to build massive AT-AT ("All Terrain - Armored Transport") cat condos to let their furry friends live comfortably in their fandom world. But, Buffy's owner went a step further and went the All Terrain Scout Transport (AT-ST) route for a playhouse.The AT-ST built for Buffy looks very similar to the real thing but does have a carpeted landing platform for … [Read more...]

Don’t Mess with the Man in Black – Dark Horse Releases “Star Wars: Darth Vader and the Ghost Prison”

Star Wars Ghost Prison

STAR WARS: DARTH VADER AND THE GHOST PRISON #1-#5 BUNDLE - Now available!The graduation celebration for the first class of Imperial cadets is disrupted by a sudden terrorist strike! But the real targets of the attack are the new Emperor and his second in command, Darth Vader.Only one man—a disabled, brilliant cadet who, up until the moment of the attack, was experiencing the best moment of his life—stands ready to fight alongside Vader for the life of his Emperor!This bundle contains … [Read more...]

“Star Wars: The Clone Wars – Strange Allies” Has Padiwans Investigating a Mystery

Star Wars: The Clone Wars Comic

STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS—STRANGE ALLIESCheck out the latest "Star Wars: The Clone Wars" comic from Dark Horse featuring one of my favorite Star Wars writers Ryder Windham!With so many Jedi Generals occupied with the Clone Wars, assignments that would usually go to Knights or Masters are falling to Jedi in training--in this case, masterless Padawan Nuru Kungurama. Accompanied by his squad of clone troopers and a hulking swoop biker named Gizz, Nuru's job begins as a routine protection … [Read more...]

“Star Wars: Agent of the Empire – Hard Targets #1″ – Classic Characters Make an Appearance in Dark Horse Comic

Star Wars: Agent of the Empire

Jahan Cross returns to his homeworld of Alderaan for a celebration hosted by Bail Organa in honor of the current Count Dooku. But the situation turns deadly when an assassin kills the Count, and Cross finds himself working both sides of the intrigue!Thus begins a new assignment for Cross—one that will tear at his loyalties, strain his friendships, and bring him into close contact with his own estranged father. All in a day's work for Jahan Cross, Agent of the Empire!• Guest-starring … [Read more...]