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The Last Jedi Comic Adaptation Adds Another Heartwrenching Wrinkle to Luke Skywalker

There’s already plenty of sadness and regret in the story of Luke Skywalker when we meet him in The Last Jedi. But Marvel’s new adaptation of the film plays with a certain aspect of Luke’s tragedy in a very interesting way — and it uses the death of Han Solo to do so. Read More >>

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Watch Mark Hamill’s Screen Test for the First Star Wars Film

With tidbits about JJ Abrams Star Wars sequel being distributed all this week, it's worth taking a look back to see where it all started. Before Kylo Ren, before Mace Windu and before Jar-Jar there was Luke, the young farmboy in search of adventure. Here, we get to see Mark Hamill's first steps towards taking that role in a galaxy far, far away: Read More >>

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Star Wars Nerds Restore Luke Skywalker’s Home IRL

Star Wars junkie Mark Dermul has a pretty sweet job: He leads tours in North Africa of different locations featured in the films. On a 2010 trip to Tunisia — er, Tatooine — he and his cohort realised that Luke Skywalker's boyhood home — the Lars Homestead — was in serious disrepair. NPR reports how they brought it back to life. Read More >>

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GIF of the Day: Princess Leia Hands Luke Skywalker a Cold Beer

You just destroyed the Death Star. You saved the galaxy and the Rebellion. Princess Leia loves you, and you don't know she's your sister yet. Galactic bliss. Now let's shotgun this beer and go home, kid. Read More >>