‘Star Wars #1’ Sells Out Again!

March 15, 2013 at 4:26 pm | Posted in Comic Books, Dark Horse, Star Wars | Leave a comment

Darth Horse Comics has announced that Star Wars #1 has sold out again and will now go into it’s 4th printing! Yes, collectors, that means a new cover featuring the artwork of Alex Ross but with red lettering and brighter colors.

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Tentative Release Dates for Han and Luke Novels

March 15, 2013 at 12:14 pm | Posted in Books, Star Wars Books | Leave a comment
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Along with the blurb news, Edeweiss also had some tentative release dates for the other Rebels novels, though I’m not sure how firm these dates will be. According to them, James S.A. Corey’s Han Solo novel is set for March 2014 and Kevin Hearne’s Luke Skywalker novel is set for January 2015, which seems a long ways off. This far out, those dates will probably change as we get closer to each release.

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New Blurb for Martha Well’s Leia Novel

March 15, 2013 at 11:39 am | Posted in Books, Star Wars, Star Wars Books | Leave a comment
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Martha Well’s upcoming Leia novel has a new blurb.

Princess Leia Organa is on a mission for the Rebel Alliance when Imperial forces attack. Now she, Han, and Luke are on their own, working with pirates and dealing with traitors as they race the clock to protect the secrecy of a crucial meeting of Rebel conspirators!

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New Blurb for ‘Kenobi’

March 15, 2013 at 11:36 am | Posted in Books, Star Wars, Star Wars Books | Leave a comment
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John Jackson Miller’s upcoming novel Kenobi has a new blurb.

In this original novel set between the events of Star Wars: Episode III Revenge of the Sith and Episode IV A New Hope, Obi-Wan Kenobi comes to the aid of the residents of Tatooine during his exile. But he struggles with his new mission when he realizes that protecting Luke Skywalker-the last hope of the galaxy-means setting aside his compassion and his Jedi warrior training, for the future of the galaxy lies not with Obi-Wan Kenobi, but with a mystical desert recluse known only by the name of Crazy Old Ben.

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Darth Shakespeare

March 15, 2013 at 11:30 am | Posted in Art, Books, Star Wars, Star Wars Books | 3 Comments
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William Shakespeare’s Star Wars now has a cover. Written by Ian Doescher, Shakespeare fans can look forward to seeing this title on July 2nd. You can check out the Edelweiss page which also includes two excerpts and one illustration.

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‘The Clone Wars’ Roundup

March 15, 2013 at 8:04 am | Posted in Interview, Television, The Clone Wars | Leave a comment
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With the recent end of season 5 of The Clone Wars and the announcement that there will be no season 6, there has been quite a bit of activity from the cast. In case you might have missed any, here’s a roundup of the various interviews, as well as James Arnold Taylor’s touching address to the fans.


James Arnold Taylor’s Letter to the Fans (in its entirety)

Last Friday was a red letter date for me as the actor that has had the honor of portraying and bringing voice to one of the most well known characters in not just Star Wars history, but film and televisions as well, Obi-Wan Kenobi, for well over a decade.  Red letter in a way that brought both happiness and great sadness. Continue Reading ‘The Clone Wars’ Roundup…

Around the Web

March 15, 2013 at 7:08 am | Posted in Around the Web, Detours, Interview, News, Regular Feature, Star Wars, Star Wars News, Television, Video Games | Leave a comment
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In movie news this week, the 1988 film Willow was released in blu-ray for the first time. The film stars Warwick Davis and Val Kilmer, was directed by Ron Howard, and based on a story by George Lucas. If you look closely while watching the film, you might also spot Kenny Baker (R2-D2) as a Nelwyn musician.

Kick-Ass 2 has a red band trailer out now courtesy of MTV. The release date is now set for August 16th.

Star Trek fans can check out the second trailer for Star Trek: Into the Darkness. Continue Reading Around the Web…

MegaCon 2013

March 15, 2013 at 12:00 am | Posted in Comic Books, Conventions, Events, Star Wars | Leave a comment
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MegaCon 2013 kicks off today in Orlando, FL and several Star Wars guests will be in attendance including Paul Blake (Greedo), Jeremy Bulloch (Boba Fett), David Prowse (Darth Vader), comic colorist Michael Aityeh, cover artist Adam Hughes, and Roxy the Rancor. You can check out all the details on their official site.

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