Countdown begins for world-wide release of “Star Wars: The Last Jedi” products plus new product packaging revealed!
Our friends at Jedi-Bibliothek have received intel that the Force Friday merchandise roll out for Star Wars: The Last Jedi will allegedly begin globally on September 1, 2017. With the problems that surrounded The Force Awakens event, let’s hope that the products for the sequel have better distribution on launch day.
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Filming has begun for the Han Solo stand alone Star Wars film. The production name is titled “Red Cup” as a tongue-in-cheek reference to the Solo® red plastic cups. Star Wars “Red Cup” is being directed by Chris Miller and Phil Lord.
StarWars.com and Lucasfilm have revealed the official title for Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi.
The rumors are now confirmed. Woody Harrelson has officially joined the cast for the upcoming 2018 Young Han Solo standalone film. Woody, joins Alden Ehrenreich as Han Solo and Donald Glover as Lando Calrissian and Emila Clarke (Daenerys Targaryen, Game of Thrones).
Death Troopers! Saw Gerrera! Maul! Obi-Wan! All this and more in the new mid-season trailer for Star Wars Rebels.
December 21, 2016 – Topps, Authenticators, Inc. and Lucasfilm today announced the launch of starwarsauthentics.com, giving Star Wars fans worldwide an exclusive online destination for photos and authenticated autographs from iconic Star Wars actors. The site launched today following the highly anticipated release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.
Fans of Star Wars comics, books, video games, and cartoons have long known the universe is ripe for adventures outside of the Skywalker family tree. But with Rogue One this type of story comes to the big screen for the first time. Detailing the group of rebels who steal the original Death Star plans, this film was seen as a creative risk by Lucasfilm. The result was one of the biggest opening weekends of all time; another super-successful Star Wars movie. But was it a story that needed to be told? Join the Now Playing Podcast hosts to find out!
StarWars.com has posted an exclusive first look at Anovos’ upcoming Rogue One Shoretrooper Helmet. It will ship in January 2017, ready to wear.
United States Patent and Trademark Office now lists filings for Lucasfilm’s “Force Arena” and mysterious “Forces of Destiny” trademarks. Click on through for a breakdown of each filing. Is this for Episode VIII, a TV series, standalone film or game(s)? Feel free to speculate.
DisneyStore.com has launched a new service where collectors can order their own 3D printed model/figures. 3D Print Studio offers a variety droid types and finishing options (both plastic and metal) that is rather astounding. Head on over to check it out,
With Rogue One, we saw most of the product names shielded with animal designations such as shark, seal, owl, unicorn, etc. Episode VIII product will follow suit adapting the NATO phonetic alphabet with terms like “Victor”, “Tango” and “Foxtrot”. These names have been spotted in databases already so get ready to learn and speculate as to what they may stand for in the film.
As fans count down to the premiere of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Disney, Target and Star Wars: Force for Change are launching a new fashion-meets-fundraising initiative inspired by the themes of rebellion from the new movie. Ten influential names across film, music, fashion and sports have come together to support UNICEF Kid Power by creating a line of “Force 4 Fashion” T-shirts available exclusively in the U.S. at Target beginning November 27.
Click on through for more info and to see all the Force 4 Fashion shirt designs.
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MedicomToy has updated today and revealed the new MAFEX Darth Vader (Rogue One Version) figure. Look for this figure to be available around August next year. Click on through for a closer look.