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Marvel’s Thrawn #1 Preview

The official Star Wars website has updated with an official preview for the first issue of Marvel’s Thrawn.  The comic will be a six issue series that will adapt Timonthy Zahn’s novel of the same name.  The first issue of Marvel’s Thrawn will be released on February 7, 2018 and will be written by Jody Houser with illustrations by Luke Ross.  Marvel’s Thrawn will look deeper into Thrawn’s backstory before his time as the Grand Admiral and will also feature never before revealed events.  


Star Wars Battlefront II “The Last Jedi” Content Announced

EA has updated the official Star Wars Battlefront II website with an announcement that new content will soon be available based on Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi. First, it has been revealed that players who join Origin Access or EA Access will soon be able to play a portion of the game early with the Star Wars Battlefront II Play First Trial.  With this trial period players will be able to play a portion of the game early up to ten hours. Next, it has been announced that some “Free” content will be launching forRead More


Star Wars Live-Action Series Announced

Polygon has recently reported that a live-action series based on the Star Wars franchise is currently in the works. While there isn’t much information revealed about the series at this time it has been confirmed that it will be exclusive to the upcoming Disney streaming service.  The series will premiere on the service in 2019 along with other shows based on a Marvel property, Monster’s Inc, and one based on the High School Musical franchise. Bob Iger, Disney’s CEO, had this to say about the project. “Our advantage as a company is to take advantages that exist out there for goodRead More


New Star Wars Trilogy Announced

The official Star Wars website has updated with announcement that a brand new Star Wars trilogy is in the works.  Director Rian Johnson will continue his directorial duties on the next upcoming projects.  Rian will return to direct the first of the films with the help of Ram Bergman who will work as the producer. The new saga of films will be separate from the episodic Skywalker saga and Johnson will introduce various new characters. Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm, had this to say about the upcoming projects. “We all loved working with Rian on The Last Jedi,” said Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm.Read More


Star Wars Battlefront II – Iden Versio Feature Streamed

The official Playstation Youtube channel has updated with a video talking about Iden Versio from Star Wars Battlefront II. In the video Walt Williams (Writer) and Mark Thompson (Director) talk about Iden Versio & the Inferno Squad.  Star Wars Battlefront II will be released for the Playstation 4, Xbox One, and Steam on November 17.    


Star Wars Rebels “An Opening” Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with an new trailer for Star Wars Rebels. The latest trailer titled, “An Opening,” features Hera and her squadron of X-Wing pilots fighting against Grand Admiral Thrawn’s forces.  The next episode of Star Wars Rebels titled, “Rebel Assault,” will premiere on Disney XD next Monday at 9:00 P.M. ET/PT.  


Seth Green to Guest Star on Star Wars Rebels

The Nerdist has posted an exclusive trailer for Star Wars Rebels, which reveals that Seth Green will be guest starring on the show.  Seth Green will be voicing Captain Seevor who is a Trandoshan in charge of a pirate crawler. The character will debut in the second episode that will air on Monday, November 6 titled, “Crawler Commandeers.”  The next two episodes of Star Wars Rebels will premiere on Monday, November 6 at 9 P.M. ET/PT.  Both episodes will later be available on DisneyNOW at 12:01 A.M. PT.  


Star Wars Rebels “A Good Thing” Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Rebels. The latest trailer titled, “A Good Thing,” shows the Rebels as they are pinned down by the Empire’s forces.  However, Ezra soon decides to follow a familiar “friend.” The next episode of Star Wars Rebels titled, “Kindred,” will premiere next Monday at 9:00pm ET/PT on Disney XD.  


Hasbro MCM London 2017- Marvel Legends Black Knight & Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series Porgs

During the weekend, MCM London 2017 was held at the Royal Victoria Dock.  During the event Hasbro revealed two new products that will be released in the Marvel Legends and the Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series toylines. The first reveal is Marvel Legends Black Knight, which will be apart of Avengers Marvel Legends wave. The figure will retail for $19.99 and is set to release in Spring 2018.    The second reveal are the Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series Porgs. Although it is not clear how they will be released it seems that the Porgs will be released in a 2 pack and willRead More


Star Wars Rebels “Unexpected Help” & “Some Time Alone” Trailers Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with two new trailers for Star Wars Rebels.  The latest trailers titled, “Unexpected Help,” and, “Some Time Alone,” feature a look at the upcoming episodes.  The first trailer shows Ezra and Sabine infiltrating an Empire base as they try and steal a Tie Defender. The second clip features Kanan and Hera finding themselves on an unfamiliar Lothal. The next two episodes of Star Wars Rebels titled, “The Occupation,” and “, Flight of the Defender,” will premiere on on October 30 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on Disney XD.  The episode will later be available on DisneyNOW at 12:01 a.m. PT.  


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Behind the Scenes Video Streamed

USA Today has posted a new behind the scenes video for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.  The video features Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi’s director, Rian Johnson, as he talks about his involvement in the project. The video also features some thoughts from Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, Mark Hamill, & Carrie Fisher.  The video also showcases another look at the set of the film, which includes a look inside & outside the Millennium Falcon and more.  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December 17.   


Star Wars Battlefront 2 Single Player Trailer Streamed

The official EA Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Battlefront 2.  The latest trailer features a closer look at the single player campaign mode of the game.  For those who are unaware unlike the first Star Wars Battlefront game by EA and DICE the second game will feature a single player campaign.  The single player mode will focus on Iden Versio, who is a new character in the Star Wars universe. Star Wars Battlefront 2 will be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, and PC on November 17.  


Star Wars Rebels “In the Name of the Rebellion” Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Rebels.  The latest trailer titled, “How We Choose To Fight,” features Mon Mothma having a conversation with Saw Gerrera about her current leadership of the rebellion.  The next episode of Star Wars Rebels titled, “In the Name of the Rebellion,” will premiere on Disney XD on Monday, October 23. The episode will premiere at the following times.  All times are set to EST. 12:30 a.m 3:00 a.m 7:30 a.m 5:30 p.m 7:00 p.m 9:00 p.m  


Star Wars Han Solo Film Official Title Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with the reveal of the upcoming Han Solo standalone film.  The title for the film will officially be called Solo: A Star Wars Story.   This announcement is not all too surprising since it matches the title style seen for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.    Director Ron Howard also posted a special message about the film on his official twitter page. Hey #Twitterville we just wrapped production so here's a special message #StarWars pic.twitter.com/8QJqN5BGxr — Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) October 17, 2017 Solo: A Star Wars Story will premiere in theaters on MayRead More


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Official Trailer Streamed

The official Star Wars Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.  The latest trailer delves deeper into the film’s story and it is looking to be quite epic.  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December 15. Tickets for the film are currently available via Fandango for those who are interested.