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Check out the “Skytroopers” from Star Tours II
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 14, 2011 under Star Wars
If you're wondering what the new "Skytroopers" from Star Tours II looks like, here's the first look at their design. Starwars.com posted a preview of all the new Star Wars toys being shown at Toy Fair, and as part of that they included the two theme park exclusive Star Tours figure packs. As part of the "Ambush Pack", ... more.
Hasbro’s Comic Con 2011 Star Wars Exclusive
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under News, Star Wars
Every year at Comic Con, just about every company has some kind of merchandise that's exclusive to the show. If it doesn't sell out prior to the show even opening through special pre-show orders, the lines for these exclusives usually wrap around the exhibition hall on Preview Night. This year's Hasbro Star Wars exclusive will likely cause massive amounts of broken bones as people fight to the dea... more.
More Star Tours II Cast Confirmed
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under News, Star Wars
For a while we've known that Star Tours II would naturally feature C-3PO, R2D2, and Admiral Ackbar among two new Droids. Now Disney has officially confirmed that Ackbar would me making an appearance in the ride along with a couple other characters. Darth Vader and Boba Fett will be there along with Stormtroopers a... more.
Another awesome girlfriend makes a Star Wars cake
2 CommentsPosted by Jason Peffley on February 13, 2011 under Pics, Star Wars
A few months ago we posted some pics of a Star Wars pillow case that was made by one lucky guy's girlfriend. Today we found something just as, if not, cooler. They say that the way to a man's heart is through his stomach, and in this case "they" would probably be right. Behold, the Yoda cake. ... more.
BioWare admits TOR is a WoW clone
20 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 10, 2011 under Gaming, News, Star Wars
A few weeks ago an article popped up on 1Up from someone who had actually spent time playing The Old Republic (as opposed to jacking off over screenshots and well edited PR videos) where he attacked the game for not advancing much from World of Warcraft in 2004. The result to this article was epic, with TOR devotees attackin... more.
- This is how we get crunked in Mos Eisley 0 CommentsPosted by Jason Peffley on under Pics, Star Wars
- Storm Troopa 0 CommentsPosted by Jason Peffley on February 8, 2011 under Gaming, Pics, Star Wars
- The Maker Rides Star Tours II 5 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 3, 2011 under Pics, Star Wars
Volkswagen’s Darth Vader Super Bowl Spot
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on February 2, 2011 under News, Star Wars, Videos
Admit it, the real reason you watch the Super Bowl is to see what people spend $2 million to advertise. This year, Volkswagen teamed up with Lucasfilm to deliver an awesome ad for the new Passat. The sixty-second ad apparently won't be seen during the game, as a shortened 30-second version will air. VW has two thirty second ads, one for the Passat and the other for the new Beetle, and they will ai... more.
Heir to the Empire 20th Anniversary Edition Revealed
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on January 31, 2011 under News, Star Wars
Starwars.com revealed the cover for the upcoming 20th Anniversary Edition of Timothy Zahn's Heir to the Empire. The special reprinting will include "commentary-style" annotations by Zahn, a new Thrawn novella titled Crisis of Faith, and a new introduction by Zahn. The book will have a special reflective cover over a specially... more.