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The Last Jedi VFX Breakdown Reveals the Work of ILM’s VFX Masters

The visual effects breakdown reels continue to pour out of Hollywood as we get closer to the Academy Awards in March, with Industrial Light & Magic showing the world exactly why it’s won 16 Oscars for Best Visual Effects over the years, and why it thinks it deserves a 17th for its work on Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Read More >>

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After The Last Jedi’s Poor Showing, Solo: A Star Wars Story Is Getting A Different Name in China

Star Wars doesn’t have a great history in China. While The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi have been record-setting mega-blockbusters in the United States, in China they’ve done considerably worse, with The Last Jedi netting only £29 million in the country during its meagre three weeks of wide screening. Read More >>

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The Last Jedi’s Finale is Absolutely Perfect in 16 Bits

This might be the coolest thing you’ve seen ALL YEAR. So far, at least. Read More >>

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All the Easter Eggs and References We Spotted in Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Today is the day we've been waiting two years for, with Episode VIII of Star Wars' Skywalker Saga arriving in cinemas. By all accounts The Last Jedi is one of the best Star Wars films ever made, and even though the bar wasn't set very high *cough* Attack of the Clones *cough* it's still quite an accomplishment. Read More >>

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi’s AT-ATs Might Have A Clever New Trick

Back in August, just before Force Friday, Disney released images of a couple of new First Order vehicles that are set to appear in The Last Jedi, which is due out next week (!). Among them was the bizarre-looking upgraded AT-AT, known as the AT-M6 (All Terrain MegaCaliber Six). Read More >>

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Andy Serkis Offers Hints About Snoke’s Past in The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi may or may not answer the question of where Supreme Leader Snoke comes from, but it’s likely to explain what makes him tick and why he’s so incredibly pissed off. Andy Serkis, who does the motion-capture performance behind Snoke, is already giving a few hints. Read More >>

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The Screaming Porg From Last Jedi Trailer Was Made to Look Like Chewbacca

Ever since they were revealed, the porgs have taken over Star Wars discourse like a Hutt at an all-you-can eat buffet. But none have been more beloved (or meme-ified) that the the little blighter that comes aboard the Millennium Falcon in the recent trailer. Turns out, this porg in particular was designed to emulate his more famous friend. Read More >>

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Twitter Users Have Feelings About the Porgs From The Last Jedi

The new trailer for The Last Jedi dropped last night. And it’s all some Star Wars nerds are talking about. But it’s clear that one character stole the show. That’s right. It’s porg time, baby. Read More >>

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Everything We Spotted in the Latest Trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi

The second trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi is here, and it's a doozy. We've got just over two minutes of new footage to dissect, so let's get down to it. Read More >>

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This Is the R2-D2 Robot Toy I’ve Dreamed About Since I Was a Kid

Like millions of other kids around the world, after seeing the original trilogy, R2-D2 instantly became my favourite Star Wars character. He seemed like the perfect sidekick, but the real Artoo was from a galaxy far, far away from mine, and the toy versions of the little droid were always lifeless clones of the character I adored. Thirty years later there’s still part of me that wants an R2-D2 to call my own, and I think I’ve finally found him. Read More >>

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Sphero’s Launching Some New Droids in Time for Star Wars Episode 8

By far the coolest toy to come out of the The Force Awakens marketing blitz from a few years ago was, by far, Sphero's remote control miniature BB-8. The company might have branched out a bit with very different products, but now, with The Last Jedi on the way, it's revealed some new droids you should be looking for. Read More >>

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Check Out the TIE Silencer, Kylo Ren’s Deadly New Ship In The Last Jedi

Star Wars: The Last Jedi is giving us a tonne of vehicles, new and familiar, from returning classics like the A-Wings, or the First Order’s hulking new assault Walkers. But one new vehicle just revealed is already turning heads: Kylo Ren’s sleek new personal starfighter, the TIE Silencer. Read More >>

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All the Details and Secrets We Spotted in the Latest Star Wars: The Last Jedi Footage

D23 came this past weekend, and with it, a new behind-the-scenes glimpse at the next chapter in the Star Wars saga. But although the movie didn’t offer us a full trailer, what we did get was still jam-packed with little hints and clues as to what’s to come for Luke, Leia, Rey, Finn, and Poe. Read More >>

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These The Last Jedi Set Pics From Director Rian Johnson Are Amazing

The Star Wars: The Last Jedi panel at Star Wars Celebration took place earlier this afternoon, and director Rian Johnson has unveiled some killer behind-the-scenes photos he and others took, which give us a better look at the characters. Only don’t suggest the movie’s in black and white, because Johnson said no one’s supposed to tweet that. Read More >>

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Director Rian Johnson Had to Wait Until Yesterday Morning to Complete The Last Jedi’s Opening Crawl

On Monday, Lucasfilm officially announced the title for Episode VIIIStar Wars: The Last Jedi. Now that it’s finally in the wild, the movie’s director can finally make one tweak to the current cut of the film he’s presumably been wanting to make for quite some time. Read More >>