Around the Web

August 18, 2017 at 12:01 am | Posted in Around the Web, Books, Movies, News, Regular Feature, Star Wars, Star Wars Books, Star Wars News, trailers | 1 Comment

Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond.

Book News

  • Fantasy Flight Games will be reprinting the classic West End Games Star Wars: The Roleplaying Game and The Star Wars Sourcebook as a 30th anniversary edition set.
  • Blurb is up for the upcoming Phasma novel.
  • has an interview with Dan Wallace covering his book Star Wars: On the Front Lines.

Convention & Event News

  • John Jackson Miller, Dan Wallace and the 501st will be in Roseville, MN for an event at Barnes & Noble on August 19 at 2:00 PM.
  • TerrifiCon is August 18 to 20 in Uncasville, CT. Star Wars guests include Ryder Windham.
  • Colorado Springs Comic Con is August 25 to 27 in Colorado Springs, CO. Star Wars Guests include Paul Springer, Joonas Suotamo, Spencer Wilding, Billy Dee Williams, Simon J. Williamson and Timothy Zahn.
  • New York Comic Con is October 5 to 8 in New York, NY. Star Wars guests include Katie Cook, Jim Cummings, Kieron Gillen, Mark Hamill, Felicity Jones, Skottie Young and more.

For more events, check Star Wars Actor Appearances.

Fandom News

  • Here is the latest episode of The Star Wars Show.

And the latest tweets from Ron Howard on the set of the Han Solo movie.

Movie & Television News

  • The Hollywood Reporter is reporting that the Obi-Wan Kenobi movie is in the works and there’s talks with a director. Click here to check out the full story.
  • The international trailer for Thor: Ragnarok is out for those who can’t get enough.

  • The trailer for The Osiris Child actually looks pretty good for a cheap sci-fi movie. It will have a limited release next month and will be on DirectTV.

  • Going for the crime genre, there’s The Last Rampage which will be out next month.

  • And to lighten things up, the trailer for The Death of Stalin which looks pretty funny.

  • And if you’re after heartwarming, this one looks promising, The Florida Project.

Toy & Collectible News

  • LEGO is teasing a new Star Wars set with a 500+ page manual and thousands of pieces. It will be their biggest set yet.

Video Game News

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