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‘Star Wars’ Rumor: ‘Kingsman’ Star Taron Egerton Eyed for Young Han Solo in Standalone Film

by Britt Hayes February 21, 2015 @ 2:30 PM
20th Century Fox
There are currently two planned Star Wars standalone films: Gareth Edwards’ 2016 project, which has been rumored to focus on Boba Fett and a group of bounty hunters attempting to steal the plans for the Death Star. Both that film and the other standalone project have also been rumored to tell the story of young Han Solo. According to a new report, Disney has their sights set on Kingsman: The Secret Service’s breakout star Taron Egerton for the part of young Solo.

WookieeLeaks: This Massive ‘Star Wars’ Spoiler Is Totally Predictable (But You Still Shouldn’t Read It)

by Jacob Hall February 20, 2015 @ 10:41 AM
ScreenCrush’s WookieeLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything Star Wars! From Star Wars: Episode 7 to the upcoming spinoffs and the TV shows, if it pertains to that long ago, far away galaxy, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, we dive into one of the biggest spoilers for yet for The Force Awakens, ponder the lineage of the new cast, and figure out exactly when a new trailer will arrive.

Some ‘Star Wars: Episode 7’ Spoilers Are True, Says J.J. Abrams

by Mike Sampson February 20, 2015 @ 9:47 AM
Star Wars: Episode 7 spoilers are a dime a dozen on the internet. The hard part is, it's difficult to determine whether any of those spoilers are actually true. Director J.J. Abrams, himself a fierce protector of spoilers confirmed that some of the stuff you're reading online is actually true.

Toy Fair 2015: LEGO Brings Marvel and DC Superheroes to Brick City

by Luke Brown February 16, 2015 @ 3:00 PM | ComicsAlliance
If you're looking for a diverse line of toys that not only spans a variety of licenses and genres, but also puts your brain to the test, Lego's Toy Fair 2015 offerings might be of interest to you. From Marvel and DC to Scooby-Doo and Star Wars, this year's line-up offers incredible do-it-yourself creations for fans of all ages, even those meddling kids.

This LEGO ‘Star Wars’ TIE Fighter Ultimate Collector Series Set Looks Intense

by Britt Hayes February 14, 2015 @ 2:27 PM
Attendees at this weekend’s New York Toy Fair were greeted with a special announcement from LEGO about their latest Star Wars Ultimate Collector Series set: The TIE Fighter. Joining previous releases like the Boba Fett Slave 1 and The Sandcrawler, the new TIE Fighter set is equally impressive and intense, boasting a whopping 1,685 pieces. LEGO is not messin’ around when it comes to their epic Star Wars sets.

‘Star Wars Rebels’ Spoilers: ‘Fulcrum’ Revealed, Plus Han Solo in Season 2?

by Kevin Fitzpatrick February 13, 2015 @ 2:18 PM
Lucasfilm / Disney XD
Disney's Star Wars Rebels has put in plenty of work connecting to the original Star Wars trilogy with appearances from Billy Dee Williams' Lando, James Earl Jones' Darth Vader and more, but the latest additions may reach into the franchise's past and future. The identity of the mysterious "Fulcrum" may have been revealed, along with a trio of major OT characters for Star Wars Rebels Season 2!

WookieeLeaks: Domhnall Gleeson May Not Be Playing Who You Think He’s Playing in ‘The Force Awakens’

by Jacob Hall February 13, 2015 @ 11:08 AM
ScreenCrush’s WookieeLeaks is a weekly roundup of everything Star Wars! From The Force Awakens to the upcoming spinoffs and the TV shows, if it pertains to that long ago, far away galaxy, we’re covering it here, bringing you our expert analysis. This week, dive into the deep end with Domhnall Gleeson rumors, see who is joining Star Wars Rebels next season, and prepare yourself for a Star Wars cruise!

The Amazing ‘Star Wars’ Concept Art of Designer Ralph McQuarrie

by Mike Sampson February 13, 2015 @ 10:48 AM
Star Wars illustrator and designer Ralph McQuarrie is responsible for some of the most iconic imagery in the pop culture and the history of movies. McQuarrie designed the look of many of the Star Wars characters including Darth Vader, C-3PO, R2-D2 and the Stormtroopers, as well as locations like the Death Star and Tattooine. In fact, it was McQuarrie's artwork that eventually sold 20th Century Fox on the idea of letting George Lucas actually make a Star Wars movie.

New ‘Star Wars’ Toys Let You Build Your Own Crazy Lightsaber

by Jacob Hall February 12, 2015 @ 1:17 PM
Remember how so many Star Wars fans lost their minds when we first saw Kylo Ren’s bizarre hilted lightsaber in the trailer for Star Wars: Episode 7? Well, they’re about to lose ‘em all over again. Hasbro is introducing a new line of toys that will allow children (and their parents) to customize their own Jedi weapons. If you should a little hilt was crazy, then you probably aren’t prepared for what people will soon be able to create in their homes.