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Posted by Chris on November 16, 2015 at 11:40 AM CST |
After a brief hiatus, the ForceCast is back with a look at the international trailer, TV spots, and Entertainment Weekly articles. What does the international trailer reveal about Rey? What does Finn know about Luke? How much will Poe Dameron be involved? What are Maz Kanata's abilities? Lively debates about these story elements and more on this week's ForceCast.
Posted by Dustin on November 16, 2015 at 08:00 AM CST |
All six films released once again on Blu-ray, but this time in fashionable metal packaging.
Posted by Dustin on November 13, 2015 at 11:09 AM CST |
Featuring 70 hand-crafted costumes from the first six blockbuster Star Wars films, this exhibition reveals the artists' creative process - and uncovers the connection between character and costume. George Lucas imagined and created a fantastical world filled with dynamic characters who told the timeless story of the hero's journey. Get all the details here!
Posted by Dustin on November 13, 2015 at 10:47 AM CST |
Calling all Star Wars fans and any budding Jedi, Storm Troopers or Sith Lords! From a galaxy far, far away comes the Top Trumps Death Star Collectors Tin, with two sets of Top Trumps cards featuring all your favorite characters from episodes I-III and Episodes IV-VI.
Posted by Dustin on November 13, 2015 at 10:41 AM CST |
Amanda from Artists Republic gallery in Laguna Beach, California wanted everyone to know that their upcoming art show is titled "Son of Skywalker", and is a group show of Star Wars inspired work. The opening is November 21st, will have live music, and they encourage everyone to dress up like their favorite Star Wars character!
Posted by Justin on November 12, 2015 at 11:20 AM CST |
Please, Star Wars Rebels, may we have some more?
Posted by Dustin on November 11, 2015 at 11:01 AM CST |
In celebration of the timeless and iconic saga, CROSS has unveiled a new series of fine writing instruments and journals that capture the mythical and modern elements of the original Star Wars film trilogy.
Posted by Dustin on November 10, 2015 at 01:08 PM CST |
Disney meets Star Wars in musical spoof!
Posted by Dustin on November 10, 2015 at 01:01 PM CST |
You heard about it first during the 2015 D23 EXPO, and now they're sharing even more details. Very soon, guests visiting Disney's Hollywood Studios will have the opportunity to experience this new ride firsthand. Until then, check out this little tease in the full report!
Posted by Dustin on November 10, 2015 at 12:34 PM CST |
Daniel Fleetwood, the terminally ill Star Wars fan who was able to see Star Wars: The Force Awakens has passed away. Daniel had started a social media campaign using the hashtag #forcefordaniel that took off within the community, and caught the attention of several important people including J.J. Abrams, who helped make his personal screening a reality last week. Godspeed Daniel and May The Force Be With You Always!
Posted by Chris on November 10, 2015 at 11:00 AM CST |
With The Force Awakens coming in just a few weeks, many fans are getting their costumes ready for the premiere. But here in the U.S., many major theater chains are restricting cosplay options. Are these justified? Do they go too far? How will they affect your cosplay plans? Our hosts discuss that on this episode of Echo Base!
Posted by Chris on November 10, 2015 at 10:00 AM CST |
The full-length The Force Awakens trailer has arrived, and we give our first impressions and burning questions. Does it make sense that Finn or Rey wouldn't know what the Jedi were? Why aren't there many aliens in the trailer? Who, if anyone, is the Skywalker child in this movie? Why do the Knights of Ren have such a limiting dress code? All of that and more is on this week's ForceCast! Check back next episode for a Q&A from our audience!
Posted by Chris on November 10, 2015 at 09:00 AM CST |
It may be too soon to say The Force Awakens is the best Star Wars movie ever, but this new trailer certainly makes it easy to jump to that conclusion! Join us this week as we do a frame-by-frame analysis of the final trailer here at Echo Base!
Posted by Chris on November 10, 2015 at 08:00 AM CST |
If you haven't seen Anthony Ingruber doing Han Solo, head to YouTube and check it out right now, and you'll see why he has our vote to play a young Han Solo in the future. Then head back and listen to Kyle, Lou, and Chris talk to Anthony about his work in Age of Adaline and his thoughts about the possibility of playing a young Han or Indiana Jones in the future! As a bonus, we're including a "lost" episode of Echo Base in which Erik, Lou, and Chris talk about three of the best new Star Wars product releases - the Sphero BB-8, Air Hogs' Millennium Falcon Quad, and Disney Infinity 3.0! We also talk briefly about the recent theme park news. Don't miss this jam-packed episode of Echo Base!