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“Star Wars”: Five Predictions for “The Rise of Skywalker” [OPINION]

“Star Wars”: 5 Predictions for “The Rise of Skywalker”

With the final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker out, there’s much to absorb. What’s going to happen is anyone’s guess. Given what’s released, here are five predictions that may happen in the final film of the Skywalker Saga. Harrison Ford Cameo There are some things J.J. Abrams wants to keep tight to […]

Kathleen Kennedy on What 'Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker' Title Means [SWCC]

‘Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic’ SOMETHING Coming from Disney

We’re not done with Star Wars news coming from Celebration in Chicago, as there are a few little details that need a spotlight. Like THIS interview with LucasFilm President Kathleen Kennedy from MTVNews, which touches on two big things. Namely, the return of Ian McDiarmid as Emperor Palpatine during the Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker […]

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Unboxing the Funko Smuggler’s Bounty Revenge of the Sith Star Wars Box

Star Wars fans, we had a good run with these Smuggler’s Bounty boxes. The bi-monthly subscription boxes were a treat to get in the mail. Some were better than others, but they always put a smile on my face every time I opened one. With the Funko subscription boxes coming to an end and transitioning […]

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The Emperor Gets The Coolest Statue Ever From Kotobukiya

I love writing about this stuff. Kotobukiya, as I have written before many times, continues to be my favorite company producing statues in every scale. For the quality you get at the price points they offer, they really cannot be beat. And this one, which we first saw the prototype of at Star Wars Celebration […]

Darth Vader #1 Review – Do You Like Stories About Lightsabers?

  The first Darth Vader series from Marvel Comics’ Star Wars line is a tough act to follow. Kieron Gillen had such an amazing handle on how to write not only Vader himself, but also the Emperor, and his wonderful creations Doctor Aphra, Triple-Zero and Beetee, Cylo, and many more. It felt like a natural ending when […]

In Today’s Darth Vader Comic We Discover Just Why Sith Lightsabers Are Red

Why are the light sabres, as used by the Sith in Star Wars films, red in colour? The Star Wars wiki tells us, While the Jedi used natural crystals, the Sith mostly used red-hued synthetic crystals. In today’s Darth Vader #1 comic book by Charles Soule, Giuseppe Camuncoli, Cam Smith and David Curiel, and published by Marvel Comics, […]