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The First Star Wars Game Show is Coming and the Trailer is Here

Next week, every Star Wars fan will wish they were a kid again. Read More >>

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The Best Star Wars Reads of the Disney Era

One of the biggest joys – well, beyond “More Star Wars than any reasonable person would know what to do with, for better or worse” – since Disney’s acquisition of Star Wars has been watching Lucasfilm’s publishing initiatives thrive in a rebooted world of interconnected stories. Some of the best Star Wars in years is happening in pages of books and comics, and these are what you should be checking out. Read More >>

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The Best Things The Empire Strikes Back Introduced to Star Wars

Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back has been around for so long, it’s easy to forget how much it changed Star Wars. In the 40 years since its release, all of the sequel’s characters, planets, ships, and ideas have become core pieces of the franchise. But upon release, no one knew what a Force Ghost was. Or who Lando Calrissian was. And that’s just the tip of the ice planet. Read More >>

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Maybe AT-ATs Aren’t as Daft as They Look

AT-ATs, one of the most visually iconic markers of the Empire’s military reign, have one serious problem: their big daft stupid fragile legs. You know, the ones that can be stopped with the application of a particularly taut rope. But maybe they’re not as big of a problem as they appear? Read More >>

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The Empire Strikes Back and The Last Jedi Share a Kindred Love of Star Wars

Forty years ago this week, The Empire Strikes Back hit cinemas, and in the process took everything we knew and loved about Star Wars and blew it the hell up. It is a legacy that has made it one of the most revered, if not the most revered, entries in the saga. It is a legacy that is, in the most loving and equally revered sense, shared with is distant sibling, the middle chapter of the sequel trilogy, Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Read More >>

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Well, The Mandalorian Boba Fett Situation Might Have Just Got a Whole Lot More Interesting

The Mandalorian’s second season already has enough interesting things going on – babies yoda! sabers dark! – before it started heaping on the prospects of bringing back a few familiar faces...including the seeming, ominous return of Boba Fett. But a new report suggests things aren’t quite going to go the way many people may have expected. Read More >>

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Growing Up Star Wars, as Seen Through the Eyes of Author Phuc Tran

Let’s go to a galaxy far, far away in a time long ago. Well, not that long ago – the ‘70s. My family wasn’t from a galaxy far, far away, but the Trans had moved from Vietnam to the US state of Pennsylvania in 1975, and by “moved” I mean escaped an imploding country. Read More >>

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9 Revolution Movies for When You Feel Like Burning It All Down

There are times when everything sucks and you just want to rage against the machine – sometimes literally, as is the case with one of the movies on this list we’ve compiled. Check out some of our favourite films to watch when you’re craving a good old fashioned revolution against a tyrannical system that exploits the lower classes in service of themselves. No relation. Read More >>

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An R2-D2-Style Robot Vacuum is Exactly the Chore Droid I’m Looking For

It’s staggering to think that Matthew Scott Hunter came up with a way to combine his love of clean floors and Star Wars before the marketing teams at Disney, Lucasfilm, and iRobot did. Using random household items he turned his functional robot vacuum into an Artoo unit that roams and cleans his home. Read More >>

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Frank Oz to Baby Yoda: I Don’t Know Her

Without Frank Oz, there likely never would have been a Yoda, or at least a Yoda that would have been memorable enough to inspire The Mandalorian to unleash the Child upon the world. On some level, Oz has to know this, but that doesn’t mean that he’s felt much of a desire to get to know anything about the wee space gremlin. Read More >>

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An R2-D2 Robot Vacuum Is Exactly the Chore Droid I’m Looking For

It’s staggering to think that Matthew Scott Hunter came up with a way to combine his love of clean floors and Star Wars before the marketing teams at Disney, Lucasfilm, and iRobot did. Using random household items he turned his functional robot vacuum into an Artoo unit that roams and cleans his home. Read More >>