Part 1 of LEGO Star Wars All-Stars

October 30, 2018

Lucasfilm and Disney XD have launched a series of animated shorts called LEGO Star Wars All-Stars, with new installments released each day, spanning all three trilogies as well as stuff like Rebels and The Freemaker Adventures.

So far they’ve all involved a hapless battle droid named Roger who’s writing his autobiography but part one is particularly prequel-centric with a dash of “Solo” as well:

Oldie But Goodie Fan Video

October 30, 2018

This video was done back in 2011 and yeah, you can find more sophisticated editing and higher quality clips today but I always thought this song fit Padmé’s sad tale so well.

Clone Wars 10th Anniversary Screening At Lucasfilm

October 24, 2018

Lucasfilm hosted for employees and Clone Wars alumni a special screening of The Clone Wars and a discussion with George Lucas and Dave Filoni afterward.  Clone Wars alumni   James Arnold Taylor, Ashley Eckstein, and Catherine Taber also attended.

Pics and details are here.

Hallmark’s Queen Amidala Itty Bitty

October 22, 2018

Surprise!  Hallmark just dropped its first Queen Amidala Itty Bitty, in her iconic royal red  dress from TPM.

Find it at your local Hallmark shop or order it here!

Surprising Revelations In New Comic

October 22, 2018

Marvel’s Darth Vader:  Dark Lord of the Sith #22 (the fourth part of a story arc) has some surprising revelations about why Vader set up his castle on Mustafar and what exactly the structure is supposed to accomplish.

I’m not going to spoil it for you but the money pages are here.  Let’s just say Vader isn’t over certain things…

Podcast’s Top 5 Things About TPM

October 20, 2018

Dan Zehr’s “Coffee With Kenobi” podcast discusses with guests their top five things about TPM.

Check it out here!

Age Of Republic Cover Art

October 16, 2018

Naboo News by way of Newsarama has posted cover art, release months, and some synopses of the upcoming Age of Republic comics series from Marvel.

The first two issues drop in just a couple of months!

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Cover art for Age of Republic:  Obi-Wan, coming January 2019!

Elhoffer Design’s Padmé-Inspired Fashion

October 5, 2018

Elhoffer Design has up for pre-order pullovers, hoods, and cardigans/capes inspired by Padmé’s famous white battle outfit from AOTC.

 

Available in white and plum, pre-order prices run from $20 to $90.

New Book Covers Displayed At NYCC

October 5, 2018

Today publishers dropped cover art for two new prequel books set for next spring.

First is Alice X. Zhang’s cover art for “Master & Apprentice,” the Del Rey novel with Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan:

And here’s the Choose Your Destiny book from Disney Hyperion with Anakin and Obi-Wan:

Funko’s NYCC Shared Exclusive Captain Rex

September 18, 2018

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Photo from @MayTheFunkoBWY on Twitter

Funko announced its shared exclusive Pop figure with Hot Topic and NYCC: Captain Rex! Look for this bad boy to drop (if you’re not going to the con or don’t want to wait in line) soon!