Marvel Will Reprint Dark Horse Star Wars Comics in ‘Legends’ Trade Paperbacks
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 27, 2014 under Comics, News, Star Wars
This week the final Dark Horse Star Wars comic hits shelves with the final issue of the latest Legacy series that featured a descendant of the Solos. Marvel didn't waste any time relishing in the end of Dark Horse's tenure with the Star Wars license as today they announced that the company will be reprinting older Dark Horse Star Wars comics in the form of "Legends" collections. As the "Legends... more.
About Those New Episode VII ‘Big Bad’ Rumors (Possible Spoilers)
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 25, 2014 under News, Star Wars
Over the weekend, Latino Review struck again with another rumor about who the big bad in Star Wars Episode VII would be. The thing is, it's not a new rumor. In fact, it's virtually the same rumor the site posted a year ago. They were just regurgitating the rumor for some quick Star Wars hits this weekend and everyone fell for it and made the rumor go viral. This rumor is that Emperor Palpa... more.
The Star Wars Sequel Trilogy is Planned Out in Advance
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 22, 2014 under News, Star Wars
Something most Star Wars fans know is how the Original Trilogy (and to a lesser extent) the Prequel Trilogy were made up as they went along. Unlike a trilogy based on a book, like The Lord of the Rings, Lucas had a general idea where everything was going, but each movie was planned out when they came to it. That's why Luke and Leia were all kissy-kissy in the first two movies, and then brother and... more.
5 Reasons Star Wars Galaxies Deserves a Revival
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Featured, Gaming, Lists, Star Wars
When Star Wars Galaxies shut down nearly three years ago, it left a community longing to return to the Star Wars sandbox where they could build their own city, own a ship, join the Empire or Rebellion, and basically live out their life in the galaxy far, far away. While bringing back "Star Wars Galaxies" with that name and exact code is difficult with EA owning the exclusive Star Wars rights and... more.
The 501st Answers the Ice Bucket Challenge in an Epic Way
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 20, 2014 under News, Star Wars
The latest bit of hashtag activism that's taking the internet by storm is the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. While most of the people who dump a bucket of ice water over their heads do end up donating money to ALS, the initial idea of the challenge was the Ice Bucket was to avoid paying. Thus many people have become annoyed at another meme that will be forgotten in a couple of weeks, despite the mo... more.
Star Wars Rebels Premieres on October 3rd (September 29th on VOD)
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 19, 2014 under News, Star Wars
For most of the summer Star Wars fans have been speculating as to when Star Wars Rebels would premiere. Lucasfilm has remained pretty quiet about the premiere date, but recent (false) rumors out of the UK citing an August or September premiere appear to have forced their hand, and now they've released the official premiere schedule for both the two-episode "movie" and regular half hour episodes. ... more.
Could Flashbacks Appear in Episode VII After All?
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 18, 2014 under News, Star Wars
Last week a rumor popped up that we'll see our first Star Wars flashback during a sequence explaining the history of the villains in Star Wars Episode VII. Star Wars fans were skeptical because the franchise has never used that story-telling device, and just last month at SDCC there was a Rebels panel where people remember hearing that flashbacks aren't something Star Wars uses. It turns out peopl... more.
What Happened After Return of the Jedi, but Before Episode VII?
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under News, Star Wars
With thirty years separating Return of the Jedi and Star Wars Episode VII, fans are filled with questions about what happened to the characters and galaxy after the events of the Battle of Endor. Obviously Lucasfilm will be filling in the thirty-year gap with novels, comic books, and maybe even video games, but a new rumor has popped up that says the company has already done some concept art for t... more.
Why This Weekend’s Latest Unaltered Star Wars Trilogy Rumor Isn’t True
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under News, Star Wars
On Saturday a new rumor of an unaltered Original Trilogy Blu-Ray release popped up that quickly went viral. If you give a vocal minority something what they want to hear about Star Wars, they'll spread it around and make it viral even if it's false. Just like the rumor earlier this year more.
‘Fanboys’ Director Kyle Newman Defends Lucas and the Special Editions on Twitter
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on August 17, 2014 under News, Star Wars
This weekend a rumor has been going viral on the internet that claims Disney is prepping the original, unaltered, version of the Star Wars Trilogy on Blu-Ray. The rumor is basically regurgitating things that has been speculated about for the last two months including the new 4K 16bit restoration of the... more.