Star Wars 40th Anniversary

 
 

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 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.  


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Official Theatrical Poster Revealed

The official Star Wars website has updated with an official theatrical poster reveal for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.  Tickets for the film are currently available via Fandango for those who are interested.  A trailer for the film will premiere later tonight.   Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December 15.  


Star Wars Forces of Destiny Trailer #2 Streamed

The official Disney Youtube channel has updated with a new trailer for Star Wars Forces of Destiny.  The latest trailer features a sneak peak at some of the upcoming episodes of the mini-series. The Star Wars Forces of Destiny television specials will premiere on the Disney Channel on October 1 and October 29.


Official Images: Star Wars Forces of Destiny Products

Yakface has recently posted new official images of the upcoming Star Wars Forces of Destiny products.  The dolls are stated to release on August 1. The new official product images include: Rey from Jakku Sabine Wren Deluxe Endor Adventure Set (Princess Leia with Wicket the Ewok)    


Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi Vanity Fair Covers Revealed

The official Vanity Fair magazine website has updated with the reveal of four new magazine covers that feature Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi. The covers feature several of the new outfits for the returning cast including a first full look at Rose, played by Kelly Marie Tran.  Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi will premiere in theaters on December, 15, 2017.    Personally I think that Vanity did a great tribute to Carrie Fisher and I hope she has a great final role in the upcoming film.   


New Star Wars Funko Products Revealed – Mystery Minis, Funko Pops, & More

Funko has updated their official blog with the reveal of some new products they will be releasing in the near future based on the Star Wars franchise. First, they unveiled a new line of Mystery Minis that will be released this August.   The mystery mini set will include: Grand Moff Tarkin Jawa C-3PO Stormtrooper Ben Kenobi Han Solo Chewbacca Ponda Boba Darth Vader Leia Organa Luke Skywalker Hammerhead Alien Snaggletooth Greedo Shadow Trooper Next, a new wave of the Galactic Plushies were revealed.  The second wave of the plushies will be released this July. TheRead More


SWCO 2017: Toys-R-Us Exclusive Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series Clone Commander Gree Revealed

Hasbro has announced during their panel at Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017 that they will be releasing a Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series Commander Gree. The figure will retail for $24.99 and will be available exclusively at Toys-R-Us this Summer.    


SWCO 2017: Star Wars Forces Of Destiny Toyline Announced

Disney and Hasbro has announced at Star Wars Celebration Orlando 2017 that they are teaming up to create a new toyline called Star Wars Forces of Destiny.   The toyline will be accompanied by a micro series of shorts focusing on several of the main female heroes of the franchise.  Some of the characters include Princess Leia, Sabine Wren, Jyn Erso, Rey, and more.  The series will launch on Disney’s official Youtube channel in July and a two part TV special including eight new shorts will air on the Disney Channel this Fall. Disney and Lucasfilm Celebrate Iconic Heroes from a Galaxy Far, FarRead More


Star Wars Black Series 6 Inch Deluxe Luke Skywalker Landspeeder Set Revealed

Yahoo Movies has recently revealed an exclusive first look at another upcoming Deluxe Star Wars 6 Inch Black Series set.  The latest reveal is Luke Skywalker’s Landspeeder. The set will include: Luke Skywalker  Macrobinoculars Lightsaber hilt Slugthrower rifle Hat and goggles The set will be released this Fall alongside Rey’s Speeder priced at $59.99.


New Star Wars Disney Parks Merchandise Revealed

The official Disney Parks blog has updated with some new Disney Park merchandise reveals. The first reveals include some new Droid Factory releases.   For those who unaware the Droid Factory figures are build-able versions of droids that are exclusive to Disney Parks.  Customers are able to take various parts and make customs droids which they can purchase. The first revealed set includes several droids that were featured on Star Wars: The Clone Wars.   The set includes: R5-013 R2-C2 R5-S9 R5-P8 The next revealed releases include: C1-10P “Chopper” (Star Wars Rebels) R2-D2 and C-3PO (Star WarsRead More


NYTF 2017: Star Wars 40th Anniversary Reveals

Over the weekend, New York Toy Fair 2017 continued with some new toy reveals for the 40th Anniversary for the Star Wars franchise.  Entertainment Weekly posted official images from Hasbro that feature the new toys. The new reveals include: 40th Anniversary Legacy Pack Features a special backdrop based on Kenner’s Early Bird Certificate and also includes the new Vintage Card style Star Wars the Black Series 6 Inch Darth Vader.  The set will retail for $39.99. 40th Anniversary 6 Inch Black Series Figures Features the characters that were released in the original twelve releases by Kenner.  Each figure will feature Kenner inspired cardRead More


Star Wars 40th Anniversary Products Revealed

i09 has posted an exclusive reveal at some of the offerings that Hasbro will be releasing for the 40th Anniversary of the Star Wars franchise. The confirmed toys include: STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES 2017  STAR WARS: THE BLACK SERIES CENTERPIECE Figure (Ages 14 years & up/Approx. Retail Price: $49.99/Available: Fall 2017) Showcase some of the most incredible STAR WARS battle scenes like never before! Each CENTERPIECE Figure Dramatic Moments collection features iconic scenes enhanced with premium light and sound effects. Look for the LUKE SKYWALKER figure inspired by the battle from STAR WARS: THE EMPIRE STRIKESRead More


New 40th Anniversary Hasbro Star Wars Figures Coming Soon

Thanks to a new Hasbro official Spanish toy catalog, fans of Star Wars should be expecting some great new figures coming soon from Hasbro for the 40th Anniversary of the franchise. The first of Hasbro’s offerings for the 40th Anniversary include: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Blu-Ray/DVD Launch Figure Pack Includes three figures. States they are from a “crucial scene” from Rogue One. It will include an exclusive character and special edition packaging. Black Series Diecast Figures A collection of characters from the classic and modern Star Wars films. The figures will be 9CMRead More