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Star Wars Rebels: "Trials of the Darksaber" Review

By Eric Goldman<p>Our review of this week's new Star Wars Rebels is coming Sunday morning at this same URL. In the meantime, you can share your thoughts …

Star Wars Rebels

Carrie Fisher's Princess Leia becomes symbol of hope for Women's March

Carrie Fisher’s Princess Leia has always been a symbol of feminism, equality, and hope for <i>Star Wars</i> fans, and her image continues to inspire through the Women’s Marches around the globe.<p>Many bore Leia’s visage this weekend through signs emblazoned with messages like, “We are the resistance,” …

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Did Star Wars Rebels Just Make Part of Knights of the Old Republic Canon?

<b>SPOILERS For Tonight's Episode of Star Wars Rebels: Trials of the Darksaber!</b><p>The world of <i>Star Wars</i> keeps getting bigger. When Disney purchased …

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Here's That Retro Stormtrooper Helmet George Lucas Put in 'Rogue One'

The stormtrooper driving the Imperial tank through the marketplace of Jedha wore a helmet that was specifically asked for by <i>Star Wars</i> creator George …

George Lucas

Women's March Protesters Salute Rebel Hero Princess Leia

The Women’s March on Washington has a true queen in their camp. Crowds are channeling General Leia Organa and actress Carrie Fisher with signs, …

Princess Leia

Pittsburgh newspaper likens Patriots to evil Empire from 'Star Wars'

The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette is putting a "Star Wars" twist on Sunday's playoff game between the Steelers and New England Patriots.<p>The cover art of …

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TV Club: Sabine’s darksaber training opens up old familial wounds in an emotionally rich Star Wars Rebels

A few people in the comments last week expressed disappointment in the upcoming Sabine/Mandalorian story arc. I sort of understand it. The <i>Star Wars</i> universe is so big and ripe for creative storytelling that it seems limiting to return to a story that, in some ways, is outside the main scope of a …

Star Wars Rebels

Massive Twitter Bot Army Exposed by Its Obsession With Star Wars

Coming in just behind white supremacists, bot accounts are the bane of Twitter. The automated accounts that are often characterized by the default …

Star Wars: Thrawn will explore legendary Grand Admiral's origins, Imperial ascent

Penguin Random House has released a synopsis for <i>Star Wars: Thrawn,</i> the new novel by Timothy Zahn that will be available April 11.<p>The 448-page …

Alden Ehrenreich Shows Us Why He’s Going To Be A Movie Star In ‘The Yellow Birds’ At Sundance

So, I hate admitting this, but now every time I watch Alden Ehrenreich in a movie I start imagining what he’s going to be like as Han Solo. I can’t help it. But this only lasts a few minutes before I’m sitting there thinking, “Boy, this guy has <i>it</i>.”<p><i>The Yellow Birds</i>, which premiered Saturday at the …

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'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story': Stunning Location Concept Art Released

Image: Andreé Wallin<p><i>Rogue One: A Star Wars Story</i> concept artist Andreé Wallin has updated his online portfolio showcasing some of the phenomenal …

Concept Art

Watch the Lucasfilm Story Group Point Out Several Obscure Rogue One Easter Eggs

The weekly <i>Star Wars</i> YouTube show, <i>The Star Wars Show</i>, has been off for a few weeks, but a bonus “Secrets Explained” episode popped up Friday night …

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Images: Massive Collection Of Star Wars Comic Book Cover Art From The Original Marvel Run

This is a massive collection of comic book cover art from the original Marvel <i>Star Wars</i> run.<p>Since the first movie came out in 1977, <i>Star Wars</i> has had …

Comics

The Force is strong with women marching to protest Trump

While parts of Friday's Presidential Inauguration seemed like they came straight out of a movie (like the political regime shift portrayed in the third <i>Star Wars</i> prequel, <i>Revenge of the Sith),</i> today's marches in protest of now-President Donald Trump have reminded many of a different (and way better) …

Princess Leia

Cats Acting Out Scenes from Star Wars and Other Movies Is Really Fantastic

Man, cats are so dang smart that they can pretty much replace actors in movies these days. I’m watching this wonderful scene reenactment of <i>The Empire</i> …

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STAR WARS REBELS Recap: Sabine Faces a Crossroads

<i>Warning: This recap contains spoilers for the Star Wars Rebels episode “Trials of the Darksaber.” Jump into hyperspace and away from this page if you</i> …

Star Wars Rebels

Trump’s Spokesman Lying At A Press Conference Is Now A Ridiculous Meme

“Nickelback has sold more records than any other band in history. Period.”<p>President Trump’s spokesperson, Sean Spicer, gave a press conference on Saturday in which he lied about the size of the crowd for Trump’s inauguration.<p>“This was the largest audience to ever witness an inauguration, period, …

STAR WARS: Refreshing Mandalorian Canon with Rebels

This week’s theme is refreshing the old into the new, and since you know me and this probably isn’t your first S7ar Wars (if it is – hello!), you …

Mark Hamill Remembers Carrie Fisher, Says 'Episode VIII' Will 'Have Air of Melancholy It Doesn't Deserve'

No one understands fan culture on the same level as Mark Hamill. The Star Wars star, who will reprise his role as Luke Skywalker in the upcoming …

Mark Hamill

Iron Studios unveils Darth Vader Legacy Replica statue from Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back

Iron Studios has revealed its Darth Vader Legacy Replica statue from <b>Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back</b>. Standing at approximately 20 …

Darth Vader

An Elegant Weapon: 15 Kinds Of Lightsaber Models In Star Wars

Everyone loves the weapons wielded by Jedi and Sith, but did you know lightsabers come in different shapes and forms?

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Everything We Know About the Young 'Han Solo' Standalone 'Star Wars' Movie

Han Solo may have tumbled into a bottomless pit at the end of <i>The Force Awakens</i>, but a new standalone 2018 <i>Star Wars</i> movie will chronicle the …

Han Solo

Drinking with the Screen: A Night With ‘Star Wars’ Characters

Disney<p>Disney<p>Have you ever wondered what it would be like to spend a night out with your favorite movie characters, like those from Star Wars? Wait, …

Beer Pong

Lost EP talks reboot chances

<b>A version of this story appears in the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly, on stands Friday, or available here. Don’t forget to</b> <b>subscribe for more exclusive interviews and photos, only in EW.</b><p>With every day bringing about another revival, there’s really only one way to ensure that your show isn’t …

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From a Certain Point of View: What is the Best Scene in Rogue One?

<i>One of the great things about</i> Star Wars <i>is that it inspires endless debates and opinions on a wide array of topics. Best bounty hunter? Most powerful</i> …

After Going 'Rogue,' Donnie Yen Is Ready for His 'Cage' Match

The Force remains with "Rogue One's" Donnie Yen.<p>Already renowned both in Hong Kong and Hollywood as a mind-boggling martial artist, fight choreographer, and filmmaker, Yen has also recently been snapping audiences' heads back with his increasingly impressive acting chops, first as the immensely …

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R2-D2 USB 3.0 Charging Hub: Power Droid

No single droid has proved to be as versatile as R2-D2. BB-8 has nothing on him. R2 has hacked into the Death Star Computer, rescued Luke by hiding a …

R2-D2

Star Wars Collector's Gallery Darth Vader 1/8th Scale Statue

What is thy bidding, my master?<p>From the ashes of Anakin Skywalker rose Darth Vader (literally) - a powerful warrior who was lost to the Dark Side …

Darth Vader

You can recreate this hairstyle yourself, in just 5 minutes

The double bun can credit its mainstream debut to Princess Leia from the <i>Star Wars</i> universe, who made the hairstyle a signature. In more recent times, …

Princess Leia

First Look At John Boyega's Robot In PACIFIC RIM: UPRISING

Here’s our first look at John Boyega’s giant Kaiju fighter in the upcoming <b>Pacific Rim</b> sequel!<p>A photo posted by BOYEGA (@jboyega_) on Jan 20, 2017 at …

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