0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on November 29, 2013 under News, Reviews
For as long as I've been a Star Wars fan, I've also been a Disney fan. Growing up in California, trips to Disneyland were a regular occurrence, and I was raised with a steady diet of Walt's classics. As I grew older I began to really study Walt Disney, and by the time I was in Junior High and into High school, Disney was going through what would become known as their renaissance or second golden a... more.
Podcast #49 – EA Working on Star Wars Game? New Warcraft Movie release date, Transformers 4
0 CommentsPosted by Jason Peffley on November 27, 2013 under Podcast
Is EA Working on an Open World Star Wars Game? We hope so, and spent some time speculating on what that might be. JJ Abrams Says the Episode VII Date is a ‘Huge Improvement’ which is kind of s... more.
- Podcast #47 – Xbox One and PS4 Updates, Independence Day 2, The Goldbergs 0 CommentsPosted by Jason Peffley on November 14, 2013 under Podcast
Lucasfilm Wanted to Delay Episode VII, but Disney (and Abrams) is Set on SUMMER 2015
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 31, 2013 under News, Star Wars
There has been a lot of drama over the Episode VII release date over the last few months, with certain sites making up a rumor that the movie was delayed until December 2015. Based on knowledge of marketing deals and licensing agreements (think toys) that are set in place for summer 2015, we've known this was false for a while. Now more.
Disney Finally Reveals Avatar’s Pandora for Animal Kingdom in Orlando…
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 11, 2013 under News
[caption id="attachment_29116" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The model of Avatar Land...[/caption]It was announced a very long time ago, but now Disney has given the first look at the upcoming Pandora expansion for Disney's Animal Kingdom in Orlando. The land looks to be a huge expansion, just as detailed as Universal's Harry Potter, and looks to be a really cool addition when it opens in 2017.... more.
Disney’s ‘Frozen’ Animation Team Created Star Wars-Inspired Team Shirts
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under News, Star Wars
[caption id="attachment_29104" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Based on the D23 footage, Frozen will be great...[/caption]I know mentioning "Disney" and "Star Wars" together causes some fans to rage these days, but the Mouse and the GFFA have been together for decades already. Just look at the Star Wars Weekends merchandise for examples of mash-ups. But what about Disney characters in a Star W... more.
Disney Makes a Mickey Vader Souvenir Helmet
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 10, 2013 under Pics, Star Wars
[caption id="attachment_29060" align="alignnone" width="600"] If they have one of these at Star Trader in Disneyland, I'm buying one.[/caption]Despite Disney and Star Wars doing mash-ups like this for more than 25 years (ever since the first Star Tours opened in Disneyland), last year's Disney purchase of Lucasfilm has made people magically forget that fact. That causes Star Wars fans to freak out... more.
Disney Planning an ‘Iron Man Land’ at Hong Kong Disneyland
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 8, 2013 under Comics, News
[caption id="attachment_29002" align="alignnone" width="550"] Concept art for the outside of the Iron Man ride and area.[/caption]People have been speculating as to when Disney would produce Marvel-based rides in their theme park ever since they bought the comic book studio back in 2009, and now they've made it official. After the Stark Expo in Anaheim's Disneyland turned into a smaller exhibit of... more.
Disney Will Ruin Star Wars?
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 2, 2013 under Pics, Star Wars
One of the biggest things people use to bash the Disney purchase of Lucasfilm is that the Mouse will ruin Star Wars through "Disneyfication". JJ Abrams has said this wouldn't happen, and you have to look no further than Marvel to see that Disney won't ruin Star Wars. In fact, Marvel now is e... more.
Is Lucasfilm’s Fairy Movie Titled ‘Primrose’?
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 1, 2013 under News
[caption id="attachment_28791" align="aligncenter" width="600"] This is Nvidia's Dawn, but Lucasfilm's Primrose could look like this...[/caption]Lucasfilm fans have known for a long time that Gary Rydstrom has been working on an animated film, which is likely about fairies. This movie has been in the works since before the Disney acquisition, and over the recent months more.