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Star Trek into Darkness… alas, poor R2D2.

September 11, 2013 | By | Reply More
Star Trek into Darkness… alas, poor R2D2.

Okay, hands up. How many of you spotted R2D2 being blasted into space in the recent Star Trek into Darkness flick? Actually, we did, but thought we were going mad. Here’s the evidence of this rather odd Easter Egg. What next? A Klingon drinking in the cantina in the next Star Wars film?

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Star Wars: The Essential Guide To Warfare by Jason Fry with Paul R. Urquhart (book review).

August 17, 2013 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: The Essential Guide To Warfare by Jason Fry with Paul R. Urquhart (book review).

In-universe reference books about the ‘Star Wars’ universe have been published on a regular basis for many years, labouring hard to generate a niche in what might seem a thoroughly saturated market. As its name suggests, ‘Star Wars: The Essential Guide To Warfare’ focuses squarely on the whole point of the ‘Star Wars’ franchise: fights […]

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Angry Birds Star Wars II is coming.

July 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
Angry Birds Star Wars II is coming.

Are you suffering from Angry Birds Star Wars withdrawal? Fear not, Angry Birds Star Wars II is coming, and you can even buy toys to “teleport” extras into the game, a trend started by Skylanders (as you may know if you have children of your own).

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Star Wars Battlefront… cold on Hoth.

June 11, 2013 | By | Reply More
Star Wars Battlefront… cold on Hoth.

There’s a new trailer incoming for the next incarnation of the Star Wars Battlefront game, in which it seems to fight on Hoth is a cold, cold business.

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Enterprise versus Death Star. Who wins?

May 22, 2013 | By | Reply More
Enterprise versus Death Star. Who wins?

A surreal video shot in present day San Fran when the Enterprise from Star Trek turns up and dukes it out with the imperial forces of the Empire above the city! At least it answers the long-standing question about who would win a Star Trek Enterprise versus Death Star duel.

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Star Wars: Book Of Sith: Secrets From The Dark Side by Daniel Wallace (book review).

April 15, 2013 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: Book Of Sith: Secrets From The Dark Side by Daniel Wallace (book review).

After reviewing ‘The Jedi Path’ last year, it is now time to look at the other option and what it was like to be part of the Brotherhood of the Sith. There aren’t many papers remaining related to them as most have been destroyed and those that are left relate mostly to combat training. There […]

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Death Star attack… the shocking truth!

March 17, 2013 | By | Reply More
Death Star attack… the shocking truth!

An examination of some questionable events and circumstances leading up to the destruction of the Death Star, through the eyes of an amateur investigative journalist within the Star Wars galaxy. The focus is mainly on the connections between the people who created and operated the Death Star and those responsible for destroying it.

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Forget the Oscars, I want to win a C3POscar!

March 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
Forget the Oscars, I want to win a C3POscar!

LucasFilm has a fine way of rewarding employees who reach the 20-years’ service mark of their careers down in the StarWars Mines… meet the C3POscar! Nice one, George. This is Paul Matwiy’s award (taken by fellow staffer Brad Bird via Twitter).

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Carrie Fisher back as Princess Leia, for sure.

March 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
Carrie Fisher back as Princess Leia, for sure.

Palm Beach Illustrated is a glossy magazine created in 1952 which looks at “high fashion, fine dining, the social scene, exquisite interiors, culture and the arts.” It’s an unusual venue for actress Carrie Fisher to confirm she is definitely coming back as Princess Leia in the new Disney-fied Star Wars films. But it is so! […]

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Clone Wars… last season, last finale. Last of Ahsoka?

February 28, 2013 | By | Reply More
Clone Wars… last season, last finale. Last of Ahsoka?

Here’s the season 5 Clone Wars finale trailer. So, that’s what happened to poor Ahsoka Tano, aka Snips. Explains much, it does. Tears will be shed!

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