Posts Tagged ‘The Force Awakens’

Maz Kanata Action Figure Revealed
11 Feb. 2016

Maz Kanata Action Figure Revealed


Now that “The Force Awakens” is well into it’s theatrical run, it looks like we’ll finally start to see the release of new action figures of same of the major characters that they were holding back on. And the first of those major characters who’s finally getting an action figure release is Maz Kanata! Entertainment […]

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Episode VIII Has Officially Begun Filming!
10 Feb. 2016

Episode VIII Has Officially Begun Filming!


The cameras are now rolling for the eighth chapter of the “Star Wars” saga, as Disney CEO Bob Iger has confirmed that principle photography is now underway for Episode VIII! During his quarterly earnings call, Bob Iger confirmed that filming has now started for Episode VIII, but he also gave some updates on “Rogue One” […]

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New Details On Claudia Gray’s Upcoming Novel Star Wars: Bloodline
04 Feb. 2016

New Details On Claudia Gray’s Upcoming Novel Star Wars: Bloodline


The title “Star Wars: Bloodline” from the upcoming novel by Claudia Gray definitely caught the attention of fans when it was first announced, as well as the information revealed that it would take place a few years before “The Force Awakens.” Well now we have a better idea of what the title Bloodline refers to, […]

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02 Feb. 2016

LEGO Star Wars: The Force Awakens Officially Announced!


Since 2005, many “Star Wars” fans have had a blast reliving all six “Star Wars” movies and “The Clone Wars” through the LEGO videogames. So now with the “Star Wars” saga growing with “The Force Awakens,” it just wouldn’t feel right if there wasn’t a new LEGO videogame to go with it as well! Today […]

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21 Jan. 2016

Two New VFX Videos On The Force Awakens


Two new videos have come out today showcasing the amazing visual effects of “The Force Awakens,” and how the masters at ILM made it all possible. The first video comes from WIRED, which you can check out above, where they go in detail about how they brought Maz Kanata and the creatures in her castle […]

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Episode VIII To Open On December 15th 2017
20 Jan. 2016

Episode VIII To Open On December 15th 2017


StarWars.com has just announced the new official released date for Episode VIII. While it was previously announced to open in May of 2017, it has now been pushed back to December 15th 2017, and will follow in the footsteps of “The Force Awakens” and “Rogue One” of a winter release. Also revealed in the announcement […]

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Poe Dameron Ongoing Comic Series Announced!
14 Jan. 2016

Poe Dameron Ongoing Comic Series Announced!


Starting in April, we’ll be getting our first ongoing  Marvel “Star Wars” comic set in “The Force Awakens” time period, and it will be about everyone’s favorite new pilot, Poe Dameron! USA Today has the exclusive reveal, where they announced that “Lando” and “Obi Wan & Anakin” writer Charles Soule will be writing the book, […]

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The Force Awakens Receives 5 Oscar Nominations
14 Jan. 2016

The Force Awakens Receives 5 Oscar Nominations


Early this morning the nominations for this year’s Academy Awards were announced, where we learned that “The Force Awakens” has received five of those Oscar nominations. Here are the five categories “The Force Awakens” received nominations in, which unfortunately doesn’t include Best Picture: It is a little disappointing that the highest grossing movie ever in […]

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14 Jan. 2016

Awesome The Force Awakens VFX Video Reel


A very cool video has made it’s way online today that shows the before and  after shots of the many VFX scenes from “The Force Awakens.” Despite all the talk about practical effects and real sets, you’ll see in this video that there were plenty of scenes filmed on blue and green screens. You can check […]

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Colin Trevorrow Talks Episode IX & Rey’s Parents
13 Jan. 2016

Colin Trevorrow Talks Episode IX & Rey’s Parents


We’re still on a massive “Star Wars”  high from seeing “The Force Awakens,” and Episode VIII is only a year and a half away, but we can already start getting pumped for Episode IX! The director of Episode IX, Colin Trevorrow, recently spoke with Entertainment Tonight, where he talks about how he’s going about writing […]

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