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The new title from Respawn promises intense lightsaber combat, a new planet, and a wealth Star Wars lore.
Starting all the way back in the arcade era, the Star Wars franchise was a central focus for prominent developers and video game studios. Lately, though, the community has been stuck with underwhelming Star Wars games.The most recent Triple-A Star Wars title of note, Star Wars Battlefront II, was ...
 
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David Benioff and D.B. Weiss are in charge of the next era of the most popular sci-fi franchise.
WithThe Rise of Skywalker closing out the decades-long Skywalker saga in December 2019, Star Wars obsessives have been wondering what will come next for their beloved spacefaring franchise. While details have been sparse, we've known for a while that there will be new Star Wars movies coming from Last Jedi director ...
 
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Their collections can rival Jabba the Hutt's haul.
Not so long ago, from a galaxy nearby, there were three people from different backgrounds who shared a common goal. No, we’re not talking about Rey, Finn, and Poe Dameron. We spoke to  hardcore Star Wars fans, Chito Ines, a BPO consultant ...
 
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He played Chewie in the original trilogy.
The man who brought Chewbacca to life for a generation of fans has passed away at 74, according to a statement from the actor's family posted on Twitter. He died in his home in North Texas, surrounded by his family.Mayhew stood a ...
 
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"We have gotten a lot of flak"
While Star Wars: The Force Awakens was rapturously received when it premiered four years ago, there was one big criticism that some leveled at it.Many noticed numerous similarities with the first Star Wars movie, A New Hope, not least the unlikely hero from a desert planet helping ...
 
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The "Last Jedi" director says he wants to see a movie he isn't expecting.
Since the release of Star Wars: The Last Jedi in 2017, director Rian Johnson has been haunted by one of his biggest decisions in the film. No, not Luke drinking colorful milk from the teat of a space cow; Johnson has been ...
 
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Does that medal look familiar?
Disney released the long-awaited first trailer for the last film in the main Star Wars saga we've known for more than four decades. The film is called Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker—a title that has sent fans of the beloved sci-fi saga into a frenzy.For a ...
 
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Here's some literal nerd galaxy brain.
When Marvel introduced noted Star Wars fan Peter Parker into its Cinematic Universe, it also presented something of a hilarious paradox in the billion-dollar movie franchise. We've seen a few instances of Parker noting his Star Wars fandom, including in Spider-Man: Homecoming, when one side joke involves ...
 
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This would really change the saga's central theme of daddy issues.
George Lucas once described his own father as a "domineering, ultra right-wing businessman"—a man who is largely believed to have inspired the relationship between Luke and Anakin Skywalker. In 1980, The Empire Strikes Back revealed that Darth Vader was actually Luke's father, a twist that has ...
 
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"It’s like working for some secret deep state government organization"
Mark Hamill has revealed how the new security measures on Star Wars Episode 9 is giving him a bit of a headache.Talking to EW on set of Knightfall, Hamill recalled how on the very first Star Warsmovie, he was able to just share the script around friends because ...
 
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This is proof that all those Rian Johnson haters are wrong.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi finally revealed an older and wiser Luke Skywalker decades after we last saw him in Return of the Jedi. His returned was teased throughout The Force Awakens, with director J.J. Abrams making fans wait for the second entry in the ...
 
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This certainly doesn't sound like a Force ghost.
In late July, Disney announced that Mark Hamill would be among the cast returning for Star Wars 9. This news introduced a few exciting options for the upcoming conclusion of the Skywalker saga. In Star Wars: The Last Jedi, we see Luke's physical body ...
 
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Over 40 years on and the Force still isn't with them
Just days after Star Wars creator George Lucas visited the set of the new TV show The Mandalorian, the production was rocked by an on-set theft of equipment and reportedly sensitive material.But this isn't the first production in the five decades of Star Wars franchise-building that has ...
 
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Things could get pretty grim in Episode IX.
Even though Kylo Ren clearly told Rey that her parents were just some long-dead drunks in Star Wars: The Last Jedi, many fans refuse to believe that's the truth. Since the movie was released nearly a year ago, they've come up with a ...
 
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It also could explain why the villain is so ugly.
At this point, the future of Star Wars is uncertain. There's a lot riding on J.J. Abrams to create a satisfying conclusion to the Skywalker saga, and given the way fans react to anything Star Wars, not everyone is going to be happy. But if ...
 
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After disappointments like Solo, Disney and fans are worried.
In September 2017, Disney announced that J.J. Abrams would replace Colin Trevorrow as the writer and director of Star Wars IX. This marked the fourth time Lucasfilm had replaced a director on a Star Wars project after Abrams relaunched the franchise in 2015. Director ...
 
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A gross little family reunion
As we've learned from the new Star Wars movies, Kylo Ren really looks up to his dear grandpappy. The youngster is following in the old man's footsteps, ruling the galaxy as an authoritarian leader with an iron fist. He's building massive death machines and ...
 
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The recently discovered footage was uploaded to YouTube this weekend.
In her memoir released shortly before her death in late 2016, Carrie Fisher wrote, "I'm sorry it's not Mark [Hamill]—it could have been. It should have been. It might've meant something. Maybe not much, but certainly more," she said of her relationship ...
 
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The Dr. Who star will join the galaxy far far away
Disney and Lucasfilm have gotten a lot of shit from Star Wars fans lately. Even though they've delivered two perfectly serviceable entries into the Skywalker saga (both better than the prequel trilogy), these trolls can't help but complain. It seems they can never be ...
 
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At roughly $10 million dollars per episode, it costs just as much as Game of Thrones.
Disney's massive investment into the Star Wars universe has paid off. The latest installments of the main saga have been massive box office hits, and the studio plans to take that success to the smaller screen with an upcoming live-action series. From creator John ...