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Star Wars: Episode VIII Delayed To December 2017

01/20/2016, Star Wars: The Force Awakens is probably one of the better Star Wars movies in recent times, and with the cliffhanger note that it ended on, safe to say that everyone wants to know what happens next. Episode VIII was originally pegged for a release in May...

Luke’s Blaster From Empire Strikes Back Can Now Be Yours

01/19/2016, There are tons of Star Wars fans in the world, many of whom have expressed their fandom by wearing t-shirts, buying costumes, accessories for their phones, plushies, toys, and etc. However while these are official merchandise, we can only imagine that the...

Darth Vader Apparently Returning To Star Wars

01/17/2016, There are only a few characters in the Star Wars franchise that stand out above the rest, one that have dedicated fan followings and a real sense of community between fans, and Darth Vader is surely one of those characters. While he didn’t feature...

Video Shows Star Wars: The Force Awakens Without Special Effects

01/13/2016, Given the space theme of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and the use of technology that doesn’t exist in today’s world, it is pretty obvious that the filmmakers had to resort to the use of a lot of special effects and computer graphics to make the...

This Homemade Lightsaber Features An Aqua Aura Quartz Crystal

01/13/2016, While we’ve seen companies and hobbyists create their own lightsabers over the years, safe to say that with the launch of The Force Awakens, it would seem that more people are hopping on the bandwagon. Now we’ve seen some truly dangerous lightsabers,...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens DVD Won’t Feature An Extended Cut

01/10/2016, Star Wars: The Force Awakens has proven to be a hit, ever since it was released it has been breaking records set by some of the biggest releases of the past few years. That was to be expected since this is the first movie in this popular franchise for...

Petition Wants To Bring George Lucas Back For Star Wars Episode IX

01/08/2016, Star Wars: The Force Awakens (essentially episode VII) was directed with great success by JJ Abrams. Star Wars Episode VIII might have found its director in the form of Rian Johnson, and while it is still quite a long way to go, Star Wars Episode IX also...

The Force Awakens Is The Biggest Movie Of All Time In North America

01/07/2016, Last month we reported that in a span of 12 days, Star Wars: The Force Awakens managed to rake in $1 billion in ticket sales globally. It also managed to rake in over $500 million in the US. The movie already managed to achieve the title as the fastest...

Hasbro U-Turns, Will Add Rey To Monopoly: Star Wars

01/06/2016, When Hasbro initially unveiled its new Monopoly: Star Wars edition, many were quick to criticize the set simply because a key character from The Force Awakens movie, Rey, was not there. The game had pieces for Darth Vader, Finn, Luke Skywalker, and Kylo...

Star Wars Battlefront Sold 12 Million Copies In First 2 Months

01/03/2016, It’s probably not a coincidence that Star Wars Battlefront was released close to the date The Force Awakens was hitting the cinemas, and it looks like the Star Wars hype has certainly paid off because according to the numbers, it seems that Star Wars...

3D Printed Star Destroyer Measures 2 Feet Long

12/30/2015, I am quite sure that while many of us have already watched Star Wars: The Force Awakens, and will make an attempt to watch it at least one more time down the road, you can be assured that many people are well familiar with the massive Star Destroyer....

DIY 7W Laser Lightsaber Is A Step Closer To The Real Thing

12/28/2015, A couple of weeks ago we reported how an engineer created his own lightsaber. However instead of what should have been light, it was more like a flame torch that managed to upwards, giving us the illusion that it was a lightsaber. It is still a pretty...

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Rakes In $1 Billion In 12 Days

12/27/2015, Given the popularity of the original Star Wars trilogy, it isn’t surprising that The Force Awakens would be so hyped up, especially considering that it has been at least a decade since the last Star Wars movie. For those who might be worried that the...