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Diego Luna on Playing Cassian Andor for “Star Wars” Again

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story ended on one hell of a note— Princess Leia Organna gains possession of the plans to the Empire’s secret doomsday weapon, the Death Star. We already know how the rest of that story went. But the story would have been completely different if not for the sacrifice of Cassion […]

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Star Wars Celebration Chicago Hasbro Reveals!

Habro held their Star Wars Celebration panel yesterday afternoon, where they revealed their summer slate of Black Series, Vintage Collection, and exclusives that collectors will be gobbling up until The Rise of Skywalker toys hit in the fall. Some really great stuff was shown, and they have now sent over official images of all of […]

Review: Rebel Pathfinders Unit Expansion for Star Wars: Legion

Fantasy Flight Games continues this month’s reinforcements for Rebels with the Rebel Pathfinders Unit Expansion for Star Wars: Legion, which not only adds excellent support troops to the game, it brings this guy to the table with his first ever miniature: Yeah, Pao! Kick some bucket-head butt! The Rebel Pathfinders Unit Expansion contains 6 plastic […]

Rebel Rebel: Spotlight on Jyn Erso Expansion for Star Wars: Legion

Fantasy Flight Games continues to build out options for their exceptionally fun Star Wars: Legion, and Jyn Erso, the reluctant hero of Rogue One, is about to hit stores (and game tables) in a big way.   The last few releases for Legion have been a lot of fun, with Rebel and Imperial Specialists boxes […]

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story’s Director Krennic Gets a Hot Toys Release

Rogue One is the best of the current crop of Star Wars films, and a big part of that was the performance of Ben Mendelsohn as Director Krennic. Now, we can bring him home and into our collections thanks to Hot Toys. The 1/6th scale Krennic figure will come with numerous interchangeable hands, a fully […]

Disney+ Cassian Andor ‘Star Wars’ Series to Start Production in 2019

Good news for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story fans come 2019, it sounds like production on the Disney+ series centering around Cassian Andor will start production towards the tail end of the new year! According to Production Weekly, things will kickoff on the series in October of 2019: Production is scheduled to commence in October 2019. […]

Disney+ ‘Rogue One’ Series Adds Stephen Schiff as Showrunner

Earlier this month, it was revealed that a live-action television series based Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was coming to Disney’s streaming service Disney+. The announcement also included news that Diego Luna, who played Captain Cassian Andor in Rogue One, would be reprising his role for the series. As of today, we know that Stephen Schiff has been tapped […]

‘Rogue One’ Prequel Starring Diego Luna Coming to Disney+ Bob Iger Says

Today during the Disney quarterly earnings call, Bob Iger revealed a TON of planned films and series for the streaming service, now called Disney+. The one that surprised us the most (and also excited us the most) is the reveal of a Rogue One: A Star Wars Story prequel SERIES starring Diego Luna as his R1 character, Cassian Andor. […]

Darth Vader Annual #2 Review: A Brutal Prequel to Rogue One

Grand Moff Tarkin discovers Darth Vader scouring the data vaults on Scarif. Vader wants to know about Project Stardust, but Tarkin isn’t happy about this intrusion. Tarkin, with the help of the Emperor, informs Lord Vader that he is to assist Tarkin in any way he can, and this leads the Dark Lord to Geonosis, […]

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New Star Wars Black Series and Vintage Collection Figures on the Way

Black Series and Vintage Collection collectors will have some new figures to add to their shelves in the next couple months. Hasbro has now finally provided new carded and loose pics of the latest Star Wars figure waves in both lines. First, three new figures will be in the next wave of six-inch Black Series […]

Gareth Edwards’s Monsters Getting Television Series Adaptation

Gareth Edwards‘s directorial debut will be sliming and crawling its way to our screens, as UK broadcaster Channel 4 is set to adapt the Rogue One helmer’s Monsters as a television series. Ronan Bennett (Top Boy) is expected to serve as series showrunner, with newcomers Daniel Fajemisin-Duncan and Marlon Smith writing. Edwards is expected to have […]

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Star Wars #41 Review: What Remains of Jedha

Luke Skywalker is hoping to learn of the Force from the Cult of the Central Isopter. Also on Jedha, Leia, Han, and Ubin hope to bring down a Shu-Torun mining vehicle that is harvesting Kyber Crystals. Chewbacca is en route with an important parcel. This may be pointing out the obvious at this point, but […]

Narcos Season 4 Adds Ant-Man’s Michael Peña, Rogue One’s Diego Luna

As Netflix‘s Narcos readies its fourth season mission to Mexico to tackle the Guadalajara cartel, it’s enlisting some big screen heavy hitters in the form of Ant-Man‘s Michael Peña and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story‘s Diego Luna for the show’s new season. Created and produced by Chris Brancato, Carlo Bernard, and Doug Miro; with Eric […]

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Why I’m Not Motivated to See ‘Star Wars: the Last Jedi’

(Mild spoilers below)… and this is absolutely an opinion piece. Flee now while you can. I grew up loving Star Wars and comic books. I saw the first Star Wars film in 1977 and was awed. I bought Chewbacca and Darth Vader at the K-Mart the next day and that’s where my money went for […]

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[SPOILERS] The Last Jedi: Space Jewelry, Cameos, and Easter Eggs

There were so many wonderful parts to Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Go ahead, fight me. Writer/director Rian Johnson knew his audience well, and hid numerous nods to the fandom in his film. Some of these things are well known now after a weekend of repeated viewings (I myself saw it twice), but maybe you missed […]

Rey Is Apparently Still Not In Monopoly, So Again…#WheresRey?

Remember when The Force Awakens came out, and everyone saw it a bunch of times and liked it and you went to the store afterwards and wanted to buy a Rey figure for your kids and they were nowhere to be found? Sure you do. Remember the Twitter rage, #WheresRey? Of course you do. While […]

For Those Who Need It, A Happy Ending For Rogue One, On Star Wars’ 40th Anniversary

On the 40th anniversary of the first Star Wars film’s release, Paul B Rainey, the critically acclaimed creator of comics such as Memory Man, Thunder Brother: Soap Division and the graphic novel There’s No Time Like The Present, has created a very special post-credits scene for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story that gives the lead characters a happy […]