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Star Wars Rebels season 3, part deux (trailer).

January 4, 2017 | By | Reply More
Star Wars Rebels season 3, part deux (trailer).

Here’s the trailer for the last instalment of the 3rd season of Star Wars Rebels … for those who like their Star Wars cartoonified. You’ll need access to the Disney XD channel – final series hits on the 7th January 2017.

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Star Wars: Rogue One (2016) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

January 4, 2017 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: Rogue One (2016) (a film review by Mark R. Leeper).

‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ is the story of the early days of the Rebel Alliance that first appeared in the original 1977 ‘Star Wars’ film. A new young hero is introduced, Jyn Erso (played by Felicity Jones). The story is grim and gritty with a fairly complex plot that ties up loose ends from the […]

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Imperial Death Star: DS-1 Orbital Battle Station Owner’s Workshop Manual by Ryder Windham, Chris Reiff and Chris Trevas (book review)

December 29, 2016 | By | Reply More
Imperial Death Star: DS-1 Orbital Battle Station Owner’s Workshop Manual by Ryder Windham, Chris Reiff and Chris Trevas   (book review)

Now here’s a book you would want to keep out of the Rebels’ hands, ‘Imperial Death Star: DS-1 Orbital Battle Station Owner’s Workshop Manual’ by Ryder Windham, Chris Reiff and Chris Trevas. Here you get to see the development of the prototypes before the small moon-version endorsed by the Emperor Palpatine and built by the […]

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Carrie Fisher (1956-2016) : a memory by: GF Willmetts

December 27, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Carrie Fisher (1956-2016) :  a memory  by: GF Willmetts

When we heard Carrie Fisher had had a heart attack on her return to America, I’m sure we all thought she’d pull through. After all, in this day and age, sixty is now seen as being quite young. It was a shock tonight to learn it wasn’t to be. I had a look at her […]

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Star Wars: Rogue One (a film review by Laurence Boyce).

December 22, 2016 | By | Reply More
Star Wars: Rogue One (a film review by Laurence Boyce).

***This review tries to avoid detailed plot information, but general spoilers about the film will be revealed*** With ‘Star Wars: Rogue One’, Disney takes a bold step to extend the franchise beyond the continuity of the core series of ‘Star Wars’ films. While the mythology of the Star Wars universe is very much woven into […]

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Silent Night sung by Chewbacca.

December 22, 2016 | By | Reply More
Silent Night sung by Chewbacca.

Have a very wookie Christmas as Chewbacca brings some real Force to his rendition of Silent Night this season!

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Gigantic Star Wars AT-AT garden den built in UK (neighbours sooooo pleased).

December 9, 2016 | By | 1 Reply More
Gigantic Star Wars AT-AT garden den built in UK (neighbours sooooo pleased).

Youtube maniac and General Minster of Mayhem in Essex, Colin Furze, has only gone and built a more or less real size AT-AT in his back garden as a family den. He invited the neighbours to the grand opening ceremony, but they were too busy composing angry letters to the local council to bother to […]

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story international trailer.

December 6, 2016 | By | Reply More
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story international trailer.

Apparently there is a little SF movie coming along called Rogue One: A Star Wars Story … I wonder if it’s anything to do with Star Wars? Here’s the international trailer, as demonstrated by lots of Chinese subtitles floating into view. A little bit more blind assassin action with the stormtroopers falling foul of Donnie Yen’s character, […]

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Rogue One: save the rebellion, save the dream! (2nd trailer for the new Star Wars).

October 13, 2016 | By | Reply More
Rogue One: save the rebellion, save the dream! (2nd trailer for the new Star Wars).

Ah, so here’s the second trailer for the new Star Wars Rogue One movie you have been waiting for. Let the clarion call echo throughout the Imperial Empire …. save the rebellion, save the dream!

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Lego Star Wars – The Force Awakens (PS4 Review).

September 27, 2016 | By | Reply More
Lego Star Wars – The Force Awakens (PS4 Review).

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, someone thought it would be a great idea to take Lego characters and make them retell the stories of the ‘Star Wars’ films in a computer game that would appeal to children and adults alike. These people were richly rewarded for their idea as the […]

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