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

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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...]