Posts Tagged ‘star wars’
Your pilot, C-3PO!
0 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on November 1, 2010 under News, Star Wars
Back in September, Disney revealed images of the new Star Tours pilot; Ace. Since then, apparently things have changed thanks to input from Lucas as C-3PO will be piloting the Starspeeder 1000 when Star Tours II opens in May. The Disney Parks Blog didn't reveal just how C-3PO will get in the pilot's seat, but t... more.
2 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Pics, Star Wars
Lucas and Disney have been buddies for more than twenty years now, ever since Star Tours opened in Disneyland in the late 80's. Since then Disney and Lucas have been doing combos of their characters, such as Jedi Mickey. In recent years these have become more popular with action figures of the Disney Star Wars characters being made, and one ... more.
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II Review
1 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on October 29, 2010 under Gaming, News, Reviews, Star Wars
I hate to say it, but The Force Unleashed II is a disappointment. And this is coming from someone who loved the first game and preached its greatness to everyone who didn't try it. The first game was a solid action title with amazing physics and interaction with the environment, but what set it apart from other games in the genre was a great Star Wars story. The official, canon, explanation of jus... more.
10 Great Star Wars Fan Films
8 CommentsPosted by Jeremy Conrad on under Featured, Lists, Star Wars, Videos
Ever since Kevin Rubio's Troops became an internet sensation more than a decade ago, Star Wars fans have made fan films. Some are awesome and lead to entire web series such as Chad Vader, while others are absolutely embarrassing where fans feel that they can make their own super serious Star Wars movie. Usually that results in really bad effects and acting that would be laughed off a porn set. D... more.
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