One Episode VII Action Sequence Was Filmed in IMAX
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 30, 2014 under News, Star Wars
We've known for a while that IMAX cameras were used on Star Wars Episode VII, and now we know exactly how much they were used. While people were debating whether or not most of the action in Episode VII would take advantage of the full IMAX screen size, we now know it'll be pretty limited. In an article on more.
Gallery: 140 Incredibly Detailed Models from The Original Star Wars Trilogy
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 27, 2014 under Featured, Pics, Star Wars
[imagebrowser id=31] A Redditor found these incredibly detailed model shots of Original Trilogy ships and uploaded them all to the internet. Based on the vehicles in the collection, most of these shots are from the making of Return of the Jedi although there are a few from the first two movies. There's some incredible detail in these models, but before some snarky Prequel hater makes a dumb com... more.
Rumor: Could We Have an Episode VII Teaser on Christmas Day?
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Over the weekend, a rumor came out that said JJ Abrams and Disney were planning a Star Wars Episode VII teaser trailer for Christmas Day. Disney is releasing their big-budget adaptation of "Into the Woods" on that day, so there is a movie they can put an Episode VII teaser on... The rumor came from the John Williams Fan Network (via more.
Star Wars: Tarkin Review
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 25, 2014 under News, Reviews, Star Wars
We're now a few months into the "New Canon" of Star Wars, and November sees the release of the second novel in this fresh start of Star Wars canon with James Luceno's Tarkin. The author who should be very familiar to Star Wars fans from his New Jedi Order novels and his great book on the early days of Vader now tackles the early days of another Imperial favorite, Grand Moff Tarkin. Set just fiv... more.
Footage of Free Radical’s Battlefront III Surfaces
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 21, 2014 under Gaming, News, Star Wars
Prior to EA gaining the exclusive Star Wars license and announcing a new Star Wars Battlefront, there was a Battlefront III that Lucasarts cancelled. In fact, there was more than one version of Battlefront III. At one point Rebellion (makers of Alien vs. Predator) was working on the game, before Lucasarts axed that version and gave it to Timesplitters developer Free Radical. more.
Quick Preview of the Vader Footage From Star Wars Rebels
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 20, 2014 under News, Star Wars
Even though Star Wars Rebels shattered records for both the Disney Channel and Disney XD, the mouse isn't sitting back and ignoring the show. In fact, they'll be giving Spark of Rebellion a huge audience when they air the special premiere "movie" on ABC later this month, completely with an additional scene featuring Darth Vader. To make sure everyone knows the episode will be on ABC and that yo... more.
Avengers: Age of Ultron Has More Effects Than The Last Star Wars Prequel
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Comics, News, Star Wars
Walk into any internet debate about the Star Wars Prequels and you're likely to see one person making themselves look like a complete idiot with a comment along the lines of "lol CG". People who actually pay attention to how modern movies are made realize how stupid such an argument is now, but it still exists and more and more movies are coming out that are turning the "lol CG" crowd into raging ... more.
Episode VII Will Complete Filming Within Three Weeks!
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 16, 2014 under News, Star Wars
Here's something that will blow your mind if you're a Star Wars fan. Within the next three weeks there will be a new Star Wars movie entering post-production, meaning it has been filmed. Somewhere in London there is a nearly complete new Star Wars movie. Wow. The news comes from a Digital Spy article about how ILM has opened a new London facility to support Star Wars film production there over ... more.
First Look at Darth Vader in Star Wars Rebels
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Last night during ABC's now-annual Halloween repeat of Pixar's Toy Story of Terror the network aired a promo for the upcoming repeat of Star Wars Rebels: Spark of Rebellion. During that promo they teased the special addition of a new Darth Vader scene and we got our first look at how ... more.
Episode VII’s New Alphabet Fighter Revealed
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 14, 2014 under News, Star Wars
One of my favorite things about every new Star Wars movie is the new ships they introduce. Empire gave us the Snow Speeders, Cloud Cars, and TIE Bombers, while Jedi was unforgettable with the B-Wings, A-Wings, and TIE Interceptors. Episode VII looks to continue this tradition by giving us some new ships, and with thirty years having passed since Jedi it looks like there's a new alphabet fighte... more.