Chuck Winchenbach

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5 'Star Wars' Spinoffs Gareth Edwards and Gary Whitta Should Take On

Yesterday, news broke that Gareth Edwards, whose first movie, "Monsters," was made almost single-handedly for a budget of less than a half-a-million dollars, would be tackling one of the most revered and highly coveted franchises in the galaxy. That's right -- the man whose pricey, well-modulated …

'Star Wars Rebels': New droid revealed

Is this the droid you’re looking for?<p>Meet Chopper, a new droid character for Disney XD’s upcoming animated series <i>Star Wars Rebels</i>. He’s described as …

Tunisia Battles to Save Famous Star Wars Set from Encroaching Desertification

Remember Luke Skywalker’s home in Tatooine that was lovingly restored by fans? It’s currently one of several Star Wars sites threatened by …

Summer Reading: OG Star Wars Script Gets Shakespeared

This is William Shakespeare's Star Wars, a version of the 'A New Hope' script rewritten in iambic pentameter with all that fancy old-timey talk. I …

Plan Your Trip Through The 'Star Wars' Universe With This Handy Travel Guide

It was on this day, May 25, in 1977 that "Star Wars Episode IV: A New Hope" first made its debut in theaters. Thirty-seven years later, our fascination with the galaxy far, far away has yet to diminish. While we may never be able to race through the Kessel Run or roll around in the fields of Naboo, …

The Man Who Literally Built 'Star Wars'

Set decorator Roger Christian tells us what it was like making George Lucas's dreams out of scrap metal<p><b>PLUS: The Art of Star Wars: See Exclusive Storyboards from the Original Trilogy</b><p><b>One of the most memorable elements</b> of the original <i>Star Wars</i> in 1977 wasn't the story, or characters, or even the …

Prototypes

10 First-Class Airplane Seats That Are Nicer Than Your Apartment

As some airlines gut their frequent flyer programs, increase fees and cram more seats into coach, others are pushing the boundaries of flying luxury with of over-the-top first class suites.<p>Airlines are betting that these opulent accommodations will drive up profit margins and yield greater revenues …

The Rise of Nintendo: A Story in 8 Bits

From ‘Donkey Kong’ to the NES — how a Japanese company took over the American living room. An exclusive first serial from ‘Console Wars.’<p><i>The</i> …

Retrogaming