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A Deleted Scene From The Force Awakens Just Got A Stellar Animated Resurrection

Yesterday Disney released a whole new set of Forces of Destiny animated shorts, and there’s a lot of gold to mine in them space hills. Read More >>

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How to Perfectly Fake a Glowing Lightsaber in Photoshop

It’s time to face the facts: lightsabers aren’t real, and they’re simply not going to exist in your lifetime. The closest you can get to realising your Jedi fantasies is through this excellent tutorial by Mathieu Stern showing you how to properly fake a lightsaber using Photoshop. Read More >>

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Apparent Star Wars: Episode VIII Script Leak Reveals Rey’s True Identity

A Reddit user claiming to have read the script for Star Wars: Episode VIII has stuck the details online, in a post that’s jam-packed with potential spoilers. It might turn out to be harmless fan-fiction, but I’m not going to risk ruining the movie for you by re-publishing all the details here. Read More >>

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Rey’s Parents Are Not in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Who are Rey’s parents? It’s probably the biggest mystery to come out of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Basically everyone’s a suspect. But now, we can chop a huge number of people off the list: every single character in The Force Awakens. Read More >>

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Deleted Scene From ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Hints at [SPOILERS]

One of the many books that attempts to pad out the new universe inhabited by Star Wars: The Force Awakens has given enthusiasts a hint of a deleted sequence from the film, one that would've expanded upon the... [SPOILER] Read More >>

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Could Rey Have a Double-Sided Lightsaber in Star Wars Episode VIII? Stunt Double Will Make You Hope So

This is Chloe Bruce. She was the stunt double for Daisy Ridley (aka Rey) in Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens. Chloe Bruce is awesome: Read More >>

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The 24 Most Insane Theories About Who Rey’s Parents Are

There are a few big mysteries in The Force Awakens. We’ve discussed one already (the identity of the First Order’s Supreme Leader Snoke) so now it’s time to discuss an even more pressing question: Who are Rey’s parents? The internet has some ideas — lots of ideas, each crazier than the last. Here are two dozen possibilities for Rey’s father, mother, ancestor, or even her creator that someone, somewhere, earnestly believes. Read More >>

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The Next Wave of Star Wars Toys is All About Rey

The way toy manufacturing works, it’s likely Hasbro had always intended that the first post-release Force Awakens toys would include more merchandise that highlights Rey. But after facing mass backlash at her perceived absence, you can be sure as hell they’re going to let you know she’s included. Read More >>

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The Coolest Star Wars Rey Toys That You Can Actually Buy Right Now

Star Wars toys have been in the news, as people reacted angrily to the distinct lack of merchandise based on The Force Awakens’ main hero, Rey — culminating in rage over a Rey-less Monopoly set. Hasbro have promised to include Rey in a later set, but why wait? Here’s some Rey merch you can get your hands on right now. Read More >>

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Star Wars Monopoly Without Rey: A Brief History of Shade Cast on Female Heroes in Licensed Toys

A roll of the eyes, a couple of tuts and and an all-too-familiar shake of the head. Hasbro’s new Star Wars: The Force Awakens-themed Monopoly set has caused outrage, as you can only play as either Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker, Kylo Ren or Finn. No Rey. You know, the movie’s lead? Sorry, the movie’s FEMALE lead. Read More >>

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Gaze Into the Gigantic Eyes of Hot Toys’ Rey Figure

Hot Toys line of exquisite figures based on The Force Awakens has so far been all about the villains of the film. But now it’s time for the heroes to get immortalised in plastic — and we’re beginning with Daisy Ridley’s lovely new heroine, Rey! Read More >>

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Learn How To Code With Star Wars: The Force Awakens Characters

Code.org, a non-profit that seeks to make coding more accessible, has launched a Star Wars-branded kid JavaScript program that stars Rey and BB-8. Read More >>