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IDW Publishing Presents “Star Wars: The Classic Newspaper Comics, Vol. 1”

IDW Publishing Presents “Star Wars: The Classic Newspaper Comics, Vol. 1”

In celebration of the 40th Anniversary of the first Star Wars film this May, IDW Publishing and the multi award-winning imprint, Library of American Comics present Volume One of Star Wars: The Classic Newspaper Comic which contains 575 sequential strips from its premiere run March 11, 1979 to October 5, 1980. Included are every Sunday’s title header and “bonus” panels in meticulously restored original color, making this the first-ever complete collection of this comics classic as they originally appeared. During the five years […]

Star Wars expands its story with more movies and we love it

Star Wars expands its story with more movies and we love it

Ever since our first viewing of Star Wars: A New Hope, we have loved the movies and desperately yearned for more. We were thrilled with Empire Strikes Back and its ice world hoth and despite the Ewoks being a little too cute, we loved Return of the Jedi as well. Then we had wait … and wait… and wait… Then, they decide to tell us the prequel story of parts I, II and III which would explain lots and allow […]

Witness The Rise Of A Dark Lord In DARTH VADER #1  Coming in June

Witness The Rise Of A Dark Lord In DARTH VADER #1 Coming in June

The most fearsome villain in the entire galaxy returns for an all-new series! Today, Marvel Entertainment and Lucasfilm Ltd. are pleased to announce a new beginning for one of the most popular Star Wars™ comic book series! This June, prepare for DARTH VADER #1 – the all-new ongoing series coming to a comic shop near you! Superstar writer Charles Soule (Poe Dameron, Astonishing X-Men) will team with chartbusting artist Giuseppe Camuncoli (Amazing Spider-Man) to chronicle the epic rise of one […]

Doctor Who’s Tom Baker Joins The Star Wars Universe

Doctor Who’s Tom Baker Joins The Star Wars Universe

In news that will send shivering shock waves across the world and beyond, Tom Baker has been announced as part of the cast in the third season of the animated television show, Star Wars: Rebels. The award-winning series, which airs on Disney XD, has been a worldwide hit and is set in the Star Wars universe before the 1977 movie Episode IV: A New Hope. Its voice cast already includes impressive names such as: Freddie Prinze, Jr. (Fred in the […]

Star Wars Celebration Europe announces Han Solo at Future Filmmaker Panel

Star Wars Celebration Europe announces Han Solo at Future Filmmaker Panel

At Star Wars Celebration Europe, Alden Ehrenreich was introduced to fans for the first time as Han Solo, the new star of the untitled Han Solo Star Wars Story at the Future Filmmaker Panel. The panel featured Lucasfilm’s Kathleen Kennedy (Producer) and Kiri Hart (SVP of Development), who were joined by director Rian Johnson (Star Wars: Episode VIII) and directing duo Chris Miller and Phil Lord (the untitled Han Solo Star Wars story). Hosted by Lucasfilm Story Group’s Pablo Hidalgo, […]

Star Wars: Rogue One panel at Star Wars Celebration Europe

Star Wars: Rogue One panel at Star Wars Celebration Europe

“Rogue One” panel presentation kicked off Star Wars Celebration Europe on Friday, July 15, 2016 at the ExCel London Exhibition Centre in London, England. Here are some clips from the panel featuring interviews with various cast members, director of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Gareth Edwards and Kathleen Kennedy, producer of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and president of LucasFilm:     http://www.starwarscelebration.com/          

San Diego Comic Art Gallery Presents The Comic Book Art Of Star Wars 

San Diego Comic Art Gallery Presents The Comic Book Art Of Star Wars 

The San Diego Comic Art Gallery (SDCAG) is proud to announce the Comic Book Art of Star Wars exhibition, which will run from November 21st through January 31st, 2016.  The exhibit will feature 30 pieces of rare Star Wars original art from the very first comic book series that was released by Marvel Comics in 1977. The majority of these originals are from the first six issues, which adapted the blockbuster George Lucas film. Included in this landmark display are […]

New Star Wars Toys At Target Stores With Midnight Openings

New Star Wars Toys At Target Stores With Midnight Openings

Force Friday is finally here and Target is delivering a one-stop-shop for fans to “Shop the Force” for the most in-demand Star Wars products – from an exclusive BB-8 droid from Hasbro to light sabers, LEGO® products and more.  With a meteoric rise of anticipation for the Dec. 18 release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, the new and exciting Star Wars products unveiled by Target on Force Friday include: An exclusive, remote controlled BB-8 droid from Hasbro that moves […]

Star Wars News From Disney D23 Expo

Star Wars News From Disney D23 Expo

Below is some footage of Star Wars coverage from D23 Expo 2015 on Friday, August 14 at the Anaheim Convention Center, in Anaheim, CA. We could write some words about the coverage, but we decided to just skip it. Dive in and see for yourself. http://www.starwars.com

Marvel To Tell The Story Of Star Wars’ Chewbacca Starting In October

Marvel To Tell The Story Of Star Wars’ Chewbacca Starting In October

Legendary and relentlessly loyal Wookiee warrior, Chewbacca, has continued to battle the empire in the hopes of restoring freedom to the galaxy. Through unwavering and steadfast devotion to the rebel cause Chewbacca has always stood on the frontline to bring peace to a galaxy far, far away. This October, Chewbacca, along with an unlikely side-kick, proves why he is one of the fiercest warriors among the stars in CHEWBACCA #1 from writer Gerry Duggan and artist Phil Noto. Known for […]

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