Here is the final theatrical poster for Star Wars: The Last Jedi!
SAN FRANCISCO, CALIF. (October 8, 2017)—Lucasfilm announced today that the trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi will debut on ESPN’s “Monday Night Football” on Monday, October 9, during halftime of the National Football League (NFL) game between the Minnesota Vikings and the Chicago Bears in Chicago. The game starts at 5:15 p.m. PDT/8:15 p.m. EDT.
Following the trailer launch, tickets to the highly anticipated cinematic event will be on sale everywhere movie tickets are sold.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in U.S. theaters on December 15.
Disney and Lucasfilm have released the key art / poster for the final season of Star Wars Rebels. Click the image above for an expanded look. If you missed it, you can also get the full broadcast schedule for Season 4 here.
Thanks to StarWarsCollector for the heads-up.
Lucasfilm has issued a press release in regard to the U.S. schedule for the final season of Star Wars Rebels.
All the paths are coming together as Star Wars Rebels returns for its fourth and final season beginning Monday, October 16th on Disney XD.
Before its highly anticipated finale, many new Rebels episodes will be broadcast back-to-back, giving fans a full hour of the Ghost crew’s thrilling adventures each week though November 13th :
· Monday, 10/16 – “Heroes of Mandalore” Parts 1 & 2
· Monday, 10/23 – “In the Name of the Rebellion” Parts 1 & 2
· Monday, 10/30 – “The Occupation” and “Flight of the Defender
· Monday, 11/6 – “Kindred” and “Crawler Commandeers”
· Monday, 11/13 – “Rebel Assault”
After the holiday break, Star Wars Rebels will return in early 2018 with its final episodes leading up to its epic finale — a story so secret that only a few people on the production team know how it will end!
Look for new episodes every Monday with five airings throughout the day at 12:30 a.m., 3:00 a.m., 7:30 a.m., 5:30 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. ET/PT on Disney XD (also on the Disney XD App and VOD), and don’t forget to catch StarWars.com’s “Rebels Recon” show, which will be posted after the 9 p.m. broadcast.
Jedi Temple Archives is back to leaking this week, this time, giving up the slogan for Disney and Lucasfilm’s “Wookiee Weekend” – the marketing launch for next year’s as-of-yet untitled Han Solo standalone film.
That’s one way to go I guess.
Disney and Lucasfilm have announced that J.J. Abrams will now return to write and direct Episode IX after the departure of Colin Trevorrow.
Yakface Forum member JawaKing has shared some good photos of the new Disney Parks Droid Factory multipack from The Last Jedi that features all BB units. These are really cool looking little droids with a nice “opening feature” – head to the forums for a closer look.
The Force Friday II event is your opportunity to be among the first to purchase new Star Wars and Star Wars: The Last Jedi themed merchandise, including unique products found only at Disney Parks.
For more information, check out the Disney Parks Blog.
*Event subject to change.
I came across my first TLJ item on Thursday at a Walmart in my area (Ski Speeder w/ Poe Dameron). Even though the store had put out a full display of this vehicle (price tag $39.72), as I was afraid of, the register denied the sale.
The employee at the register said he thought “The product had been recalled because of lead paint.” – the customer behind me (a mom and her daughter) stated, “Oh my gosh!”
Obviously, that is not the case and I explained to them both that Disney must have a street date on the product since it’s for an upcoming movie. But Hasbro/Disney, please stop these street dates. Let your retail partners sell the product when a customer is wanting to buy it. This tight lip product reveal policy, and subsequent “Do Not Sell” at the register is tightening the window of product to actually be sold, and also confusing store employees and consumers alike.
UPDATE – One of our readers (Joe H) was able to pick this up at retail in his area, and he posted some great loose pics for us on our Facebook page. A few of them are in our forums for your viewing pleasure. Just click on the image above to see them.
Also, the release date for these items officially is September 1st, aka Force Friday.
The second theatrical teaser poster for The Last Jedi is now available for through Disney Movie Rewards. Only 750 points.
Thanks to @RogueKnite on Twitter for the tip.