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Star Wars At The Hangar Event This Saturday In Denver, CO

Wings Over the Rockies Air & Space Museum in Denver, CO is hosting their annual May the 4th event this Saturday.

J.J. Abrams: Expect Williams To Score Episode VII

J.J. Abrams expressed support for the idea of veteran Star Wars composer John Williams returning to the conductor's stand for a little sequel project that Mr. Abrams will soon be directing.

Dawn Of The Jedi Novel Excerpt, Cover Art Walkthrough

Tim Lebbon's Dawn of the Jedi: Into the Void will be out on May 7th, but if you can't wait until then to get a taste of the novel, Christian Blauvelt over at Hollywood.com has you covered.

Never-Before-Seen Star Wars: The Clone Wars Clip

USA Today has posted an article with a rather thrilling never-before-seen video clip from Star Wars: The Clone Wars featuring Plo Koon and a group of clone troopers that will be part of the upcoming bonus content we were promised after the series was cancelled.

May The 4th & Revenge Of The 5th Star Wars Disney Pins

The website wdwdailynews.com posted images of the exclusive May the 4th Be With You, Always and Revenge of the 5th Star Wars themed pins which will be available at the Superstar Shop in Hollywood Studios Orlando, FL and at the Disney Pin Traders in Downtown Disney Anaheim, CA for the Star Wars Day celebration on Saturday, May 4th and then Sunday, May 5th.

DK's Star Wars May The 4th Canadian Events

May the 4th is coming up on Saturday, and DK Canada are running some in-store events alongside members of the 501st and featuring prizes, giveaways and more! Click through for the locations.

Leland Chee's TCW Chronology Breakdown Part #9

In the ninth post, we get insight into "Weapons Factory," "Legacy of Terror," "Brain Invaders," and "Grievous Intrigue."

Star Wars Day Approaches: Prepare For The Puns

When TFN's Eric Geller realized that May The Fourth was on the horizon, he seized the opportunity to write a post for The Official Star Wars Blog combining his favorite entertainment franchise with his favorite type of comedy. That's right: puns.

USA Today Conducts ROTJ Retrospective Interviews

Star Wars Day is just a few days away and this year is the thirtieth anniversary of Star Wars Episode VI: Return of the Jedi. With that in mind, Brian Truitt over at USA Today spoke to several of the stars of Episode VI to get their thoughts on this year's big film anniversary.

Austin Fan Force Meeting



Topps Star Wars May The 4th Promotion

While you are in your local comic shop picking up your free comics on Saturday, May 4th, remember to grab your free, exclusive Luke Skywalker trading card which is part of the upcoming Star Wars: Jedi Legacy set from Topps. How do you get one? Check out all the details inside!

Super7 Reveals Plans For May The Fourth!

Our friends at Super7 are making a big deal out of next week Saturday, and why wouldn't they? It will be May The Fourth after all. Click through to find out a bit more about the big event and why you will want to be in San Francisco next weekend. What's more, there are some special news specifically for Rebelscum readers too!

John Morton Added To Dallas Comic-Con Lineup

Star Wars actor John Morton (Dak Ralter, Boba Fett) has just been added to an already impressive lineup for this years Dallas Comic-Con happening May 17-19. Also attending is Richard Dean Anderson (MacGyver), William Shatner (Star Trek), Nathan Fillion (Firefly), Brandon Routh (Superman), Kevin Conroy (Batman), Ioan Gruffudd (Fantastic Four), Natasha Henstridge (Species) and a whole lot more! Autograph Pre-order & Send-In service and full guest list inside.

Kathleen Kennedy Talks Episode VII Secrecy

In a video interview with Screen Slam after receiving the Pioneer Of The Year award from the Will Rogers Motion Picture Pioneers Foundation, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy addressed fan concerns about the secrecy that will surround Star Wars Episode VII during the production process.

Chat With LFL's Pablo Hidalgo On Facebook

Del Rey's Star Wars Books Facebook page has announced their next Q&A, with Lucasfilm author and saga expert Pablo Hidalgo.

Fantasy Flight Games Releases The Search For Skywalker Expansion

As the Imperial Navy draws closer to the ice planet, Hoth, one of the light side’s greatest heroes has gone missing…

Disney "Limited Time Magic" Star Wars Event On May 4th

Disney announces a special "Limited Time Magic" Star Wars event at Hollywood Studios on Saturday, May 4th in celebration of Star Wars Day! Look for exclusive merchandise, a dance-off, a special edition of the Jedi Training Academy, surprise character appearances and a Star Wars-themed fireworks show at night.

Playboy Interviews J.J. Abrams About Wars, Trek, And More

The latest issue of Playboy features a lengthy interview with director J.J. Abrams about his career in film and television, his experiences growing up in Hollywood, and his personal and professional goals.

Paw Warz



Leia Novel Razor's Edge Gets A Cover

io9 has exclusively revealed the cover art for Martha Wells' upcoming hardcover Leia Organa novel Empire and Rebellion: Razor's Edge.

Bulloch & Baker Confirm Star Wars Weekends Attendance

Everyone's favorite Bounty Hunter, Jeremy Bulloch, has confirmed via his website that he will be attending Star Wars Weekends during the first weekend May 17-19th. Star Wars: The Clone Wars voice actor Dee Bradley Baker has confirmed via his Twitter account that he will also be attending the first weekend.

R2-KT May The 4th Be With You Patch

R2-KT is at it again with another wonderful charity patch design just in time to celebrate May the 4th!

Dawn Of The Jedi: Into the Void Micro-Excerpt #4

Del Rey's Star Wars Books Facebook page has posted the fourth micro-excerpt from Dawn of the Jedi: Into the Void by Tim Lebbon. Click through to check it out.

Dark Horse On Sale This Week

What is it with people named Solo always getting into trouble?

Bonnie Piesse At Vancouver Mall



Kathleen Kennedy May Be Disney's Next CEO

The most fascinating tidbit in Variety's story about Disney CEO Bob Iger's legacy is a promising glimmer of light in the darkness that has been Disney's approach to Star Wars so far.

Stay On Target

Stay On Target...Stay On Target...! Last day to pre-order the first in the subtle "Targeting Series" Star Wars shirts is April 25th, then they're gone like the Death Star. Click here to order!

Original Dejarik Table Back At Disney

After being away for many years, the original Dejarik Table used in A New Hope & The Empire Strikes Back is now back at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, FL. Look inside for a very detailed gallery of images!

Richard LeParmentier's Family Needs Your Help



Rancho Obi-Wan 2013 Membership Kits Have Arrived

The Rancho Obi-Wan team have let us know about their 2013 membership kits. Get the details after the jump!

George Lucas To Wed In June



Porkins T-shirt Available



A Saga In The Stars: A Tribute To A Galaxy Far, Far Away



The Star Wars Game Experience

Attention all Star Wars gamers! The Star Wars Game Experience is an incredible weekend of Star Wars: The Card Game, Star Wars: X-Wing Miniatures Game & Star Wars: Edge of the Empire - Roleplaying Game taking place at the Fantasy Flight Games Event Center in Roseville, MN on May 3rd - 5th. More info inside!

Dawn Of The Jedi: Into the Void Micro-Excerpt #3

Del Rey's Star Wars Books Facebook page has posted the third micro-excerpt from Dawn of the Jedi: Into the Void by Tim Lebbon. Click through to check it out.

ForceCast #250: Hatchet Day

Disney swings the axe again at Lucasfilm, a mysterious (and probably fake) Star Wars TV show pitch surfaces, and Entertainment Weekly commits a journalistic no-no. All that and more on this week's episode of The ForceCast!

Bonnie Burton's "May The Fourth" Video Blog

Former Lucasfilm web editor Bonnie Burton's latest Star Wars video features a series of man-on-the-street interviews about the "May The Fourth Be With You" tradition.

Dark Horse On Sale This Week

This week: Darth Vader vs the Ninth Assassin. The easy money's on Vader!

Dark Horse Comics For July 2013

Dark Horse has sent out solicitations for their July 2013 titles, including 4 Star Wars comics and 3 Trade Paperbacks! Check out the advance solicitation list after the jump.

LFL: Star Wars: Reclamation TV Show Isn't Real

A Lucasfilm spokeswoman confirmed to TFN that a recently-surfaced story treatment for a Star Wars animated TV show is fake.

Disney Studio Chief: Sequels, Spinoffs Will Alternate Yearly

Alan Horn, chairman of The Walt Disney Studios, announced today at Cinema Con in Las Vegas that Disney will release one Star Wars movie every summer beginning in 2015.

Parks And Recreation Features A "Star Wars Filibuster"

Parks and Recreation's YouTube channel posted a hilarious unused take from the filming of one of tomorrow night's episodes. In it, comedian Patton Oswalt improvises an eight-minute speech about the crossover potential of Marvel and the galaxy far, far away for Star Wars Episode VII.

CEII: Ink-Fusion Tattoo Festival

Our very own Shane Turgeon, along with Ink Fusion creator Marc Draven, will be bringing an amazing Tattoo experience to Germany this summer for Star Wars Celebration Europe II. Fans will be able to get their own tattoo's throughout the event and show them off in the tattoo competition on Sunday. Keep watching the official site for more information on advance reservations with artists from all over the world!

CEII: Allen, Baker & Blake Added

The official site has just updated the attending autograph guest list with Amy Allen, Kenny Baker and Paul Blake! Three great additions to an already fantastic line up.

Title For Martha Wells' Leia Novel

Martha Wells has shared the name of her upcoming Leia Organa novel on her personal blog.

Disney Lays Off More Lucasfilm Employees

It appears that Disney has continued to scale down its newest major acquisition.

Dawn Of The Jedi: Into the Void Micro-Excerpt #2

Del Rey's Star Wars Books Facebook page has posted the second micro-excerpt from Dawn of the Jedi: Into the Void by Tim Lebbon. Click through to check it out.

Michael Giacchino: John Williams Should Score Episode VII

In the wake of the announcement that J.J. Abrams will direct Star Wars Episode VII, fans have been wondering who would compose the music for that film: veteran Star Wars composer John Williams or frequent J.J. Abrams collaborator Michael Giacchino? Well, it looks like Giacchino has stated his preference: he wants Williams to continue providing his iconic scores to the Star Wars films.

Richard LeParmentier Has Passed Away

It has come to our attention this morning that Richard LeParmentier, who played Admiral Motti in A New Hope, passed away yesterday at the age of 66. The cause of death has not been announced. Our condolences go out to the LeParmentier family.

Celebration Europe II Collecting Panels

Starwars.com have announced more collecting panels for Star Wars Celebration Europe II, and posted new images of the exclusive Star Tots giveaways.

Official Pix Needs Volunteers!



Star Wars Night With The Tampa Bay Storm

Calling all Florida Star Wars fans! After you've hit up as many local comic shops as possible for Free Comic Book Day, make plans to join your family & friends for an evening filled with Star Wars & football fun on Saturday, May 4th! The 5-time championship winning Tampa Bay Storm take on the New Orleans Voodoo with a serious Star Wars presence. Full details inside!

Star Wars: Reclamation - An Animated Series?



ForceCast #249: I'm Han Solo

First The Clone Wars, now LucasArts. Is Disney getting trigger-happy, or was shutting down LucasArts the right thing to do? Join us as we take a deeper look at this issue, reminisce about our favorite LucasArts games, and discuss a recent game that still gives one of our hosts nightmares!

Christopher Lee Signs For OfficialPix

Sir Christopher Lee has signed several different images for Official Pix and they are now available through the online store as an in-stock item, ready to ship! Choose images from Attack of the Clones, Revenge of the Sith or Lord of the Rings. Head over to the store and click on Autographs to view the selection now! Also, check out the great photo of Christopher signing at his table inside!

Gentle Giant: 4-LOM & Dengar Jumbo Figure Pre-Order

Gentle Giant Ltd. has just put their latest additions to the 12" Jumbo Kenner action figure line up for pre-order. Run over and secure your very own 4-LOM and Dengar figures now!

CEII: Official Airline Partner Offers Discounted Flights

Waiting to book your flight for Germany? Lufthansa German Airlines, the official airline partner of Star Wars Celebration Europe II, is offering 10%-15% off flights to and from Germany when you use a special discount code. Click here for all the details!

Long-Lost Spanish Ewoks and Droids Comics



Star Wars Road Trips Tour Gets Green Light

Carl Cunningham and Adam Parr, authors of the popular Star Wars Road Trips: The Filming Locations of the United States book, have recently received the green light from the National Park Service for their interactive, guided tours of all of the Star Wars locations in Death Valley National Park! Read on for more details...

Cover Art For SW Art: Concept

A Star Wars art book that is due out on October 8th now has its cover art.

CEII: Anthony Daniels Attending

The official site has just announced that C-3PO actor Anthony Daniels will be attending Celebration Europe II this summer to sign autographs in the Official Pix Autograph Hall and make an appearance on the Celebration Stage!

Kotaku Details LucasArts' Final Months

Gaming blog Kotaku has put together an excellent look inside LucasArts over the past few months, as the company's final day approached. The story starts in late 2011 with an announcement from then-president Paul Meegan and details the evolution of the company, including internal deliberations over ongoing projects like Battlefront III, right up until the division's closure on April 3.

EW.com Article "Full Of Inaccuracies"

Dark Horse editor Randy Stradley lets fans know that he is none too pleased with the Entertainment Weekly interview regarding the upcoming Dark Horse publication of The Star Wars.

Dark Horse On Sale This Week

Leia vs. Vader in a perilous showdown!

KOTOR II Developer Wants To Pitch Another SW Game

Feargus Urquhart, the CEO of Obsidian Entertainment, recently emailed Eurogamer.net to express his sadness at seeing LucasArts close down. "LucasArts was a great supporter of Obsidian when we were first starting out," Urquhart wrote, "and many of their games are ones I, personally, count as favourites." He then went on to discuss a pitch he had for a new Star Wars game.

SW Author Dave Wolverton Needs Your Help

Dave Wolverton is best known to Star Wars fans as the man who wrote The Courtship of Princess Leia. Wolverton's website recently shared some bad news: his son Ben was in a serious accident and is currently in a coma. In order to help raise money for Ben's medical costs, Wolverton's website is organizing a "book bomb."

Dark Horse Founder, Star Wars Editor Talk GFFA

Entertainment Weekly has posted a great interview with Dark Horse Comics founder Mike Richardson and Star Wars editor Randy Stradley, in which the two discuss the comic adaptation of George Lucas' original Star Wars script and the future of the Star Wars comics license.

The Force Within Us



Droid Factory Opens In 'Once Upon A Toy' Shop

Attractions Magazine has posted a photo of the new Droid Factory that just debuted inside the Once Upon A Toy shop at Downtown Disney in Orlando, FL. This is big news for those without a Disney pass as now you won't have to spend any money on park admission to get in and create your own droids!

ForceCast #248: Who Doesn't Need More Killiks?

On this week's show, Erik and Eric discuss a potential approach to the Expanded Universe that's straight out of the Marvel Comics playbook. Plus, more spinoff rumors, a new Dark Horse miniseries, the future of LucasArts, and a whole lot more.

Billy Dee Williams Returns To Star Wars Weekends

The Disney Park's Blog has just announced that Billy Dee Williams will be returning to Star Wars Weekends at Disney's Hollywood Studios for Weekend IV taking place June 7-9. This marks the first time Billy has made an appearance at Disney since the 2010 Weekends.

Every Star Wars Reference from 30 Rock



Star Wars Insider Free Inflatable Death Star



Reaction Roundup: Disney's LucasArts Shutdown

The reactions to Disney's closure of LucasArts were swift and numerous. We're compiling them here and will continue to update this post as new reactions and analysis comes across our radar.

Hollywood.com Looks at LucasArts' Best & Worst SW Games

Hollywood.com's Christian Blauvelt has put together a list of LucasArts' hits and misses following yesterday's announcement that Disney was shuttering the game studio.

Star Wars Spectacular In Woodbridge, NJ



Dark Horse On Sale This Week

While it may look like a run-of-the mill issue of Dark Times long time Star Wars comic fans know the truth!

Jedi Outcast, Jedi Academy Source Code Released

Game developer Raven has released the complete source code for both Jedi Outcast and its sequel, Jedi Academy, for free.

J.W. Rinzler Talks About New The Star Wars Comic

Christian Blauvelt over at Hollywood.com wrote an analysis post breaking down the announcement of a new Dark Horse miniseries that will adapt George Lucas' original Star Wars screenplay. Blauvelt also got some exclusive comments from Lucasfilm executive editor J.W. Rinzler, who is editing the miniseries.

Disney Shuts Down LucasArts



Jedi Journals: April 2013

Star Wars comics kick into overdrive as Jay and Chris cover the latest Dark Horse news from Wondercon. Listen in as they talk to THE MAN Randy Stradley about the future of Star Wars comics, the success of Star Wars #1, get the inside scoop on a brand new series based on George Lucas’ original screen play and so much more. Also listen as they dissect some interesting book news and discuss the questionable future of The Clone Wars magazine. It’s all here on the April episode of Jedi Journals! Click here to listen.

CEII: Femi Taylor & Tim Dry Attending

While the official announcement hasn't been made yet, both Femi Taylor (Oola in Return of the Jedi) and Tim Dry (J'Quille & Mon Calamari Officer in Return of the Jedi) have made mention that they accepted their invitations to Celebration Europe II on their Facebook pages. When officially announced, this will bring the Episode VI guest count to seven! We'll be sure to keep you updated on all things Celebration Europe II, so keep watching the front page for all the latest news.

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