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Star Wars Reads Day III Announced
03 Apr. 2014

Star Wars Reads Day III Announced


The third annual Star Wars Reads Day has just been announced to take place this year on October 11, 2014. Star Wars Reads is a great event that has fans and authors of many different Star Wars publications come together to celebrate Star Wars in the printed form. Here is the official press release for […]

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Mark Hamill To Appear At This Year’s Star Wars Weekends
20 Mar. 2014

Mark Hamill To Appear At This Year’s Star Wars Weekends


This year’s Star Wars Weekends at Disney World just got a little more exciting, as it was announced today over at the Disney Parks Blog that for the first time ever, Mark Hamill will be making an appearance at Star Wars Weekends! Here is the official announcement: This is definitely some great news for fans […]

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Episode VII Is Officially Coming To IMAX Screens
20 Mar. 2014

Episode VII Is Officially Coming To IMAX Screens


Disney has announced today that they have made an agreement to release several of their big upcoming movies on IMAX screens, which includes Episode VII. Here is the official announcement about this from Disney: While Episode VII won’t be the first Star Wars film to be shown on IMAX screens, it will no doubt still […]

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Episode VII To Officially Start Shooting In May 2014
18 Mar. 2014

Episode VII To Officially Start Shooting In May 2014


We now offcially know when the cameras will start rolling on Episode VII! It was announced today over at StarWars.com that shooting will begin in May of this year at Pinewood Studios in London, and will be the first Star Wars film to begin shooting in the month of May. But probably more interesting than […]

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11 Mar. 2014

This Is Madness: The Star Wars Character Tournament 2014


Last year saw the 1st This Is Madness: The Star Wars Character Tournament, where Yoda came out on top as the most popular Star Wars character. Well the tournament is back for 2014, and this year there are some changes to the format of the competition, as well as some more ways fans can share […]

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RUMOR: Adam Driver Reportedly Near A Deal To Play The Villain In Episode VII
26 Feb. 2014

RUMOR: Adam Driver Reportedly Near A Deal To Play The Villain In Episode VII


While we’re still awaiting official casting announcements from Lucasfilm and Disney about Episode VII, Variety is reporting that actor Adam Driver is very close to a deal to play the villain in Episode VII. Here is what Variety is reporting: This of course should still be treated as a rumor until we get the official […]

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Star Wars Themed Santa Cruz Skateboards Announced
26 Feb. 2014

Star Wars Themed Santa Cruz Skateboards Announced


If you’re a Star Wars fan who also loves to skateboard , then this news will definitely be one to satisfy both passions, as it has just been announced that Lucasfilm and  Santa Cruz Skateboards are teaming up to bring us some Star Wars themed skateboard decks and cruzers. Here are the details about this […]

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Lucasfilm Announces Patti Burke As The Executive Producer Of Theme Parks
19 Feb. 2014

Lucasfilm Announces Patti Burke As The Executive Producer Of Theme Parks


Lucasfilm has announced today that they have appointed Pattie Burke to head up their new Theme Park division as the Executive Producer. Here is the official announcement from the newly revamped Lucasfilm website: We’ve heard plenty of rumors about new Star Wars attractions coming to various Disney theme parks for a few months now, but […]

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New Episode VII Production Photo. Possible Look At Some Production Art
15 Feb. 2014

New Episode VII Production Photo. Possible Look At Some Production Art


Lucasfilm has just recently launched a brand new redesigned website for their company, and in the section of the site titled Production, there is a new production photo which appears to show a production meeting for Episode VII that includes some familiar crew members such as, Kathleen Kennedy, J.J. Abrams, production designer Rick Carter, SVP […]

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ILM To Open A New Facility In London
12 Feb. 2014

ILM To Open A New Facility In London


As production begins to move forward for Episode VII, a big announcement was made today regarding Lucasfilm’s special effects company ILM, who will of course be handling the special effects for Episode VII as well as other big movies, in that they will be opening up a brand new facility in London later this year. […]

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