It couldn't have happened to a nicer Jedi Master. Obi-Wan Kenobi used the Force to beat back the competition - including a final match-up with former Padawan-turned-Sith Lord, Darth Vader - and emerged victorious! Clearly, he had the "high ground." ;)From the Official Site:
It looks like Obi-Wan Kenobi really did become more...Star Wars News & Info
Disney Studios Chairman Alan Horn was being interviewed by The Hollywood Reporter at the Loyola Marymount University School of Film when he revealed that Star Wars Episode VII has already begun filming. He also stated that casting was incomplete, but the leads are all in place. Of course, those names have yet to be announced.There...Star Wars News & Info
Lucasfilm is teaming up with CBS’ The Big Bang Theory and ABC’s The Goldbergs for this year's annual 'May the Fourth (as in ‘May the Fourth be With You!') Star Wars Day' celebration.The special episode of The Big Bang Theory, “The Proton Transmogrification,” will feature special guest Bob Newhart as the childhood mentor...Star Wars News & Info
DISNEY PUBLISHING WORLDWIDE AND PUBLISHING PARTNERS ANNOUNCE THIRD ANNUAL STAR WARS READS DAY
Bookstore and library events to be held October 11, 2014
Glendale, CA., April 3, 2014 – Disney Publishing Worldwide and its publishing partners announced today the third annual Star Wars Reads Day to be held this October 11, 2014. Last...Star Wars News & Info
Amazon.com has listed the titles for some of the Star Wars Rebels books to be released in the lead up to the premiere of the animated series this fall on Disney XD, and all are available for pre-order. There isn't any cover art available for these titles just yet - and some of the summaries are a bit thin - so we'll have to use our...Star Wars News & Info
Celebrate “May the 4th” in the ultimate Star Wars environment…Rancho Obi-Wan! No crowds of people, no lines, no hassles; just a fun day with other Star Wars fans.Starting today, for every donation Rancho Obi-Wan (ROW) receives of $10 or more, ROW will enter the donor’s name in an opportunity drawing. On April 4th ROW...
March 25th, 20141929In true Lucasian fashion, I am telling the first part of my story second. Which is fitting, since I saw Empire before I saw Star Wars. I also saw American Ninja 2 before American Ninja, so clearly this “Part Two first” thing is a running theme of sorts in my life. Anywho, a bit about me, other than what you can read on my...
March 23rd, 201410143In the early 90’s, Lucasfilm Games, which would eventually become Lucasarts, had it seems the Midas touch with adventure games. Using their unique SCUMM system, which stood for “Script Creation Utility for Maniac Mansion” it brought point and click games to a wider audience with classic games such as Monkey Island, Indiana...
The Disney Parks Blog has announced that Mark Hamill - Luke Skywalker himself! - will be making his very first appearance at Star Wars Weekends this year.From the Blog:
For the first time in event history, Mark Hamill, the actor who brought Luke Skywalker to the silver screen in the Star Wars saga, will appear at Star...Star Wars News & Info
Last week we posted an article about the short film, Black Angel, that was attached to the release of The Empire Strikes Back in some foreign markets. Now, the blog for Cinefex (the quarterly visual effects magazine) has an interview with Roger Christian, the director of Black Angel and - most notably - the Academy Award winning...