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February 8, 2019 at 12:01 am | Posted in Around the Web, News, Regular Feature, Star Wars, Star Wars News | Leave a comment

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

Book News

  • has a first look at Jeffrey Brown’s latest Star Wars book Rey and Pals.
  • Cat Taber revealed she’ll be doing the audio book for E.K. Johnson’s Queen’s Shadow.

Convention & Event News

If you’re heading to Celebration, like Scrabble and want to help out Rancho Obi-Wan, there’s a fundraiser event called Star Wars With Friends you can check out. It’s limited to 350 participants so get in quick if you’re interested. More Star Wars Celebration guests have also been revealed.

  • Pensacon is February 22 to 24 in Pensacola, FL. Star Wars guests include Julian Glover, Claudia Gray, Taylor Gray, Bill Hargreaves, Alan Harris, Guy Henry, Cathy Munroe, Clive Revill, Felix Silla, Jim Swearingen, and Timothy Zahn.
  • Classic Plastics Toy & Comic Expo is March 2 to 3 in Parkersburg, WV. Star Wars guests include Timothy Zahn.
  • MidSouthCon 37 is March 15 to 17 in Memphis, TN. Star Wars guests include Timothy Zahn.
  • FantaSci is March 22 to 24 in Raleigh, NC. Star Wars guests include John Jackson Miller, and Timothy Zahn.
  • Star Wars Celebration 2019Β is April 11 to 15 in Chicago, IL. Star Wars authors who will be in attendance include Jeffrey Brown, Katie Cook, Zoraida Cordova, Delilah S. Dawson, Alexander Freed, Claudia Gray, Justina Ireland, E.K. Johnston, Cavan Scott and Timothy Zahn.
  • ConGlomeration is April 19 to 21 in Louisville, KY. Star Wars guests include Timothy Zahn.
  • D23Β is August 23 to 25 in Anaheim, CA.
  • Disney’s Star Wars Day at SeaΒ will be returningΒ in 2020.

Movie & Television News

  • Here’s the latest Bucket’s List.

  • Star Wars Resistance Rewind.

  • And latest episode of The Star Wars Show.

  • Beyond Star Wars there’s some new movie trailers out. Shaft looks pretty funny. It’ll be out June 14th.

  • If you missed it during the Super Bowl, there’s the trailer for Hobbs & Shaw.

Toy & Collectible News

  • Entertainment Earth is running a “Dozen Roses” sale for twelve 3-3/4″ Rose Tico action figures for just $19.99.
  • Hasbro is coming out with a HyperReal line of action figures. Head on over to Yak Face for more details.
Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

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