C-3PO Pilots Star Tours 2 – I Have a Good Feeling About This!

More details on the re-tooled Star Tours: The Adventures Continue attraction have surfaced today. The cue line seems to stay true to the original attraction. The legendary duo of R2-D2 and C-3PO greet travelers at the busy spaceport while a Starspeeder 1000 prepares for flight. According to the Disney press release, Anthony Daniels, the voice of C-3PO and the only actor to appear in every theatrical chapter of the Star Wars Saga, reprises his role as the golden protocol droid. Daniels worked … [Read more...]


HILARIOUS! Star Wars Windows 7 Ads

So I was browsing the net on my lunch and ran across these funny Star Wars Windows 7 Parodies! I hope you enjoy them as much as I did! Great job to Sneakzebra for coming up with these!Death Star: ChewbaccaDeath Star: Darth VaderDeath Star: Stormtrooper … [Read more...]


Who will be at Star Wars Weekends 2011?

Peter Mayhew the actor behind Han's best friend Chewbacca! *Image by Disney

As the days draw closer to Star Wars Weekends 2011 and the re-opening of Star Tours II at Disney's Hollywood Studios those making plans to attend want to know what other Wars celebs will be attending this year. That said read on for the latest tremors in the Force!  What we know...According to sources such as the Disney Parks Blog and StarWars.com (the official Star Wars website) here are the confirmed actors appearing at this year's festivities:Anthony Daniels, known … [Read more...]


Star Wars Jedi Academy – Little Girl Joins the Dark Side

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The Gallego family takes a trip to Disneyland and Sariah and Alex are chosen to join Jedi Academy!!!! Sariah decides to bow to Darth Vader and joins the Dark Side in front of everyone!!!!!Related articlesGalactic Offerings Await You at The Star Trader at Disneyland Resort (disneyparks.disney.go.com) … [Read more...]


New Threads for Star Tours 2 Cast Members

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Not only will Star Tours at both Disneyland and Walt Disney World get a face lift, but the cast member costumes will get a revamp as well! Check out the NEW cast member duds.Here's what they used to look like.The new costumes remind me more of Star Trek: The Next Generation than Star Wars but I like them none-the-less. Be on the lookout for the new costumes when Star Tours: The Adventure Continues opens May 20th at Disney's Hollywood Studios at Walt Disney World Resort! I'll be there … [Read more...]


Sneak Peek of 2011 Disney Star Wars Pins

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Fans who know where to look may have caught a couple recent updates from Disney regarding some exclusive Star Wars pins and pin sets coming soon to Disneyland Resort in Southern California -- a Star Tours launch pin from Disneyland Park as well as several Star Wars pin exclusives and first offerings at the Disneyland Hotel in June!Disney.com recently announced an exclusive Star Tours launch pin (shown at right) that will be available April 14 at Disneyland, with registration starting March … [Read more...]


New Star Wars Gifts Coming Soon From Hallmark

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Coming this April to a Hallmark Gold Crown near you is a line of exclusive Star Wars gifts featuring quotes from the entire saga. "Hallmark has been making Star Wars greeting cards, Keepsake Ornaments and party goods for years now, so creating a line of gifts featuring the wit and wisdom from the Star Wars universe was the logical next step," says Hallmark's Aaron Heim. "The addition of the gift line presents a new way to connect and celebrate with the fan in your life."The line includes … [Read more...]


Lucas Rumored to Attend Star Tours 2 Reopening at Star Wars Weekends

George Lucas and C-3PO

According to several internet sources including TheForce.Net it is rumored that "The Notorious" George Lucas may be attending the reopening of Star Tours II during the kick-off week Star Wars Weekends. According to reports here's what has been posted:"I have a friend who is a coordinator at Hollywood studios that was told all vacation plans on opening day needed to be canceled... because all hands on deck needed for Georges arrival."Lucas' involvement in the reopening has not been … [Read more...]


Simon Pegg and Nick Frost – Very Funny Star Wars Parody

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You might remember these guys from Shaun of the Dead, one of my absolute favorite movies of all time. Simon Pegg and Nick Frost act out one of the first scenes from Star Wars as C3P0 and R2D2. HILARIOUS! … [Read more...]


Star Tours: The Adventures Continue NEW Concept Art

New ‘Star Tours: The Adventures Continue’ Concept Art

New concept art from "Star Tours: The Adventures Continue" began leaking on the web today. Here are a few images:The power of the Force and the magic of Disney combine once again to create an unforgettable new Star Wars experience in Star Tours – The Adventures Continue – in 3-D! This deep-space flight simulator features light-speed travel to galaxies, far, far away. See "Star Tours: The Adventures Continue" reopen at Disney’s Hollywood Studios on May 20, 2011 and at Disneyland in … [Read more...]