Own the Empire Strikes Back Vader costume…for $400k
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 28, 2010 under Star Wars
Christie's Auction House in London is auctioning off what they believe to be the Empire Strikes Back Vader costume on November 25th and it's expected to go for anywhere between $250,000 and $365,000. They believe it is from Empire Strikes Back, and do not say who donated it. Before you go and bid, you really sh... more.
- The Force Unleashed II and Clone Wars Season 2 released 0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 26, 2010 under Gaming, Star Wars
C-3PO and R2D2 go shopping for big screens
4 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 25, 2010 under Star Wars, Videos
UK megastore Curry's has begun a new ad campaign featuring everyone's favorite droids. In the video linked below, you'll see Artoo and Threepio checking out appliances, watching Clone Wars on a big screen, and trying out The Force Unleashed II. It makes sense for the duo to shop for HDTVs, seeing as how they'll need to be ready for the Star Wars BluRays coming out next year! ... more.
Charred Stormtrooper Cake
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Pics, Star Wars
Lucasarts is in overdrive promoting tomorrow's released of Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II, but that doesn't mean they can't stop for a launch party. The pic above is from The Force Unleashed II launch party that featured Starkiller's favorite kind of cake; charred Stormtrooper. There also appears to be a cake behind it made to look like the box art. The picture comes from Lucasarts' TFU2 Facebo... more.
Family Guy: Laugh it Up, Fuzzball
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Star Wars
By now you know that the third chapter of the Family Guy Star Wars Trilogy, It's a Trap, will hit DVD and BluRay on December 21st. But if you don't already own Blue Harvest and Something, Something Dark Side; you can buy all three of them in a trilogy pack titled Laugh it Up, Fuzzball. Also, while the Empire Strikes Back spoof is already out on BluRay; this set will be the first time Blue Harvest ... more.
- Star Wars Sequel Trilogy due in 2019? 18 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under News, Star Wars
ESB director Irvin Kershner would’ve directed a Prequel
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 21, 2010 under News, Star Wars
Vanity Fair has a great interview up with The Empire Strikes Back director Irvin Kershner where he discusses all sorts of cool stuff about the Greatest Movie Ever Made. In it we learn a lot more about the famous "I Know" line. Every Star Wars fan knows how that came about and the "I love you, too" bit was dropped, but Kershner goes into a lot more detail on the story such as how he and Lucas disag... more.
The Force Unleashed 2 Avatar Items for XBL and PSN
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Gaming, Star Wars
Lucasarts has revealed via their Force Unleashed 2 Facebook page the upcoming Avatar items for both Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network's Home (does anyone actually use Home...at all?). While prices weren't revealed these things usually sell for about $5 each, although they have been known to go for more. Very interesting, for SWG players, is that one of the armor selections looks a lot like the... more.
- The Force Unleashed 2 for Xbox 360 – Only $40 through Microsoft 0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 20, 2010 under Gaming, Star Wars
Watch Return of the Jedi with Luke Skywalker
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If you live in Southern California and can stomach Return of the Jedi's Ewoks enough to sit through it, there's going to be a special screening of it in Los Angeles next month with Mark Hamill in attendance. The screening is part of an annual event celebrating movies that were filmed in California State Parks, and Jedi was filmed in two of the Redwoods parks. The screening takes place November 6th... more.