With the Star Wars: Knight Errant novel releasing on January 25 -- an original story involving the characters and situations introduced in the Star Wars: Knight Errant comics series -- the single question I've been asked most is what the difference is between writing comics and prose.
There are many parts to that answer, and I've touched on a few in some of the interviews out there. But one of the big differences is that in prose, I wear
Walt Disney World president Meg Crofton announced today the launch date for the reimagined Star Tours experience: May 20, 2011, "just in time for Star Wars Weekends." Mark your calendars and set your navicomputers to Walt Disney World in Florida for this important Star Wars event. This all new Star Tours attraction will roll out to other Walt Disney parks on dates yet to be announced. Likewise, the specific dates for this year's Star Wars Weekends will soon be announced.
At the Consumer Electronics Show held in Las Vegas, new Star Wars licensee Jazwares, Inc. unveiled several new gadgets from their upcoming Star Wars Spyware line, including an exciting new search and capture game as well as Star Wars-inspired tools for night vision, voice changing, listening and security. These should become available this fall.
"The theme behind Star Wars Spyware is bounty hunters," says Joe Amaro, Director of Product Development for Jazwares, "so these are tools of the trade that bounty hunters, troopers or anyone can use to help track, hunt, spy and find anyone."
The following product images and descriptions are preliminary and subject to change pending
The Official Disney Park blog updates today with some news about the highly-anticipated Star Wars Series #1 of their Vinylmation urban vinyl toy line. Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager, writes about the new line of Vinylmation figures and gives a closer look at three of the figures -- Boba Fett, C-3PO and R2-D2.
The Official Disney Park blog updates with some news about the highly-anticipated Star Wars Series #1 of their Vinylmation urban vinyl toy line. Steven Miller, Merchandise Communications Manager, writes about the new line of Vinylmation figures and
The Clone Wars are returning to Planet Orange! The NBA's Phoenix Suns will hold their second Star Wars: The Clone Wars Night on Sunday, Feb. 13.
Fans who purchase tickets for the game vs. the Sacramento Kings will receive an exclusive Suns Clone Wars T-shirt, and enjoy an evening filled with Star Wars entertainment.
Phoenix Suns Head Coach Alvin Gentry is particularly excited about the event, having attended a private screening of several Star Wars: The Clone Wars episodes in Tempe, Arizona last month with his family. Here's what the coach has to say about the popular Cartoon Network series, his history
Remember that the 501st Legion: Vader’s Fist – Clone Trooper Life-Size Bust will be available for Pre-Order through the Sideshow on Thursday, January 20th. For those of you who can’t wait to see the full reveal of this Star Wars collectible, Sideshow is posting the product gallery a bit early.
The 501st Legion: Vader’s Fist – Clone Trooper Life-Size Bust will be priced at $599.99. A 10%, or $60.00, non-refundable deposit will be charged within 24 to 48 hours
The Millennium Falcon was spotted flying over Washington D.C. today at LEGOLAND California as the first wave of LEGO models for the new STAR WARS™ Miniland area arrived.[FONT="] Master Model Builders unloaded crates containing several models including the Millennium Falcon, an Imperial AT-AT, an AT-ST and an X-wing fighter. The models are the first of 2,000 arriving to be installed in the new STAR WARS Miniland area opening in March at the family theme park in Carlsbad. [/FONT][FONT="]
[FONT=Arial]Inspired by designer toys and stylized character colelctibles the world over, Funko is back with Pop! Bobble Heads. The unique design brings Funko's house style into the world of Bobble Heads with a little articulation (the head turns). Each are individually numbered and will retail for $8.99. You can be pre-ordered them now from EntertainmentEarth.com.[/FONT]
Star Wars lore is replete with colorful characters, but none are as beloved, resourceful, and loyal as its two droid stars: R2-D2 and C-3PO. No fight is too treacherous, no repair too complex for these unlikely allies from distant worlds-Naboo and Tatooine, to be specific. "R2" was conceived as an astromech droid, a rolling toolbox with attitude, rumbling to the aid of Anakin, and later, Luke Skywalker in pivotal moments of combat peril. C-3PO, the fusty and fussy conscience of the pair, always
At San Diego Comic-Con International, Sideshow Collectibles and ACME Archives have announced their intention to partner for the distribution of ACME's print collectibles. Sideshow Collectibles specializes in figural collectibles and is a licensed manufacturer and distributor of 12-inch figures, Premium Format 1:4 scale figures, Life-Size Busts, and Life-Size Figures. ACME Archives creates a wide array of fine art collectibles with product lines including Character Keys, Giclées, Model Sheets, and one-of-a-kind
SirStevesGuide.com will be LIVE at the San Diego Comic-Con International 2006 Presented by ZoBid.com! What does "Live" actually mean for us? As soon as we take a picture, it will be uploaded to our San Diego Comic-Con Event Photo Gallery! Comic-Con is July 19th through July 23rd.
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January 2007 will be the start of a new year and with that, Gentle Giant has some big plans for Star Wars. The next piece in their 1/6 scale statue line will be Obi-Wan Kenobi in Clone Trooper Armor. This piece marks the first piece in the line to take a creative leap and put the realistic Ewan McGregor’s Obi-Wan Kenobi in Clone Trooper armor as seen in the Clone Wars cartoon. Retailing for $185, Obi-Wan stands 11 inches tall atop a falling battle droid.