New Star Tours Destinations to be Announced Soon

Recently, Disney Parks Blog talked about the characters you’ll meet in Star Tours – The Adventures Continue. Since then, there’s been a lot of speculation about where we’ll meet those characters. Well, stay tuned. While the Star Tours Company does fly to many destinations (as you can see in the attached image – especially if you read Aurebesh) we’ll soon give you the flight list for the show!For more information on Star Tours, see these previous updates:George Lucas Visits Star Tours … [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...]


Star Tours Returns with New Intergallactic Routes and More

From the time Star Tours debuted at Disneyland Park in 1987 and at Walt Disney World Resort in 1989 until the attraction went dark for "reimagining" in fall 2010, guests embarked on a journey to the Moon of Endor and beyond, with a trainee pilot named REX at the controls of 40-passenger Starspeeder 3000 spacecraft.Now the Star Tours attraction at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Florida (scheduled to reopen May 20) and at Disneyland Park in California (scheduled to reopen June 3) puts a whole … [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...]


IGN’s Star Wars Cantina Mural

Check out this cool mural the geeks at IGN had commissioned by comic artist Jim Mafood of the iconic Cantina scene from Star Wars: Episode IV A New Hope. There are so many little gems in these pictures. See how many cameos you can spot in these pics.There are many more panels to check out as well as a video on this epic mural being hung in their offices HERE. You've gotta love the Disney characters that make their way into the cantina! Until next time, may the Force be with … [Read more...]


LEGO Star Wars III Videogame Cinematic Trailers

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Travel back to the first episode of The Clone Wars, "Ambush," with the latest fun cinematic clip from LEGO: Star Wars III: The Clone Wars.The release of LEGO Star Wars III: The Clone Wars is only a couple weeks away on March 22, 2011 for the following gaming platforms: Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, PSP, Nintendo DS, Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS (as a launch title for the new gaming device), and PC. … [Read more...]


Star Wars in 3D Gets an Official Release Date

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Lucasfilm Ltd. announced today that the live-action Star Wars Saga will be converted to 3D! There are few movies that lend themselves more perfectly to 3D; from the Death Star trench run to the Tatooine Podrace, the Star Wars Saga has always delivered an entertainment experience that is completely immersive. Presented by Twentieth Century Fox and Lucasfilm Ltd., the cutting edge conversion will take that immersion to the next thrilling level, with Industrial Light & Magic supervising … [Read more...]


LEGO Battle of Hoth

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Check out this awesome reproduction of the Hoth battle from Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back done all in Legos! Thanks to G4.tv for the heads up!Giant LEGO Star Wars Layout of the Battle of Hoth - presented at LEGO World 2011 (Copenhagen). Build by Bo Jensen, Denmark.Related articlesLego Store: Build a FREE Mini Bird (couponingtodisney.com) … [Read more...]


Star Tours: The Adventures Continue Queue Video

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Here is a video that will be featured in the queues for the all new Star Tours ride. Enjoy!Related articlesHasbro Reveals 'Star Tours: The Adventures Continue' Action Figures (chipandco.com) Star Tours: The Adventures Continue opens May 20 (studioscentral.com) … [Read more...]


Alamo Drafthouse Steamboat Willie Poster by Tom Whalen

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The Alamo Drafthouse is the world renowned cinema-eatery (named the "best theater in America" by Entertainment Weekly) and Mondo is their collectible art boutique. Today, Mondo unveiled a gorgeous print for STEAMBOAT WILLIE by artist Tom Whalen.  I've attached the image and details on the print and sale date are below.STEAMBOAT WILLIE Poster by Tom Whalen 18"x24" w/ metallic inks Edition of 200 Printed by D&L Screen Printing $40 On sale Friday, 2/25. Follow @MondoNews for … [Read more...]