Kristin Baver returns for another edition of This Week In Star Wars! This week she talks about the new space combat video game that was announced, Star Wars: Squadrons to new LEGO sets that were announced! Watch it below!
Today Disney released the third episode of the children’s game show Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge! The show which premiered last week with the first two episodes has been well received by fans. Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge stars Ahmed Best as Jedi Master Kelleran Beq and Mary Holland as his protocol droid AD-3.
Check out the latest episode below!
Lucasfilm and EA Games released the trailer for their upcoming video game Star Wars: Squadrons! The new space combat game will be available on October 2nd. Choose your side, will you fight for the rising New Republic or for the collapsing Empire!
Check out the release information below!
As revealed last week, to continue the celebration of the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back, Disney and Lucasfilm announced the upcoming release of “From A Certain Point Of View: The Empire Strikes Back” anthology. This novel is the sequel to the successful “From a Certain Point Of View” which featured 40 stories from 40 different authors. Today, the full list of authors has been released plus a synopsis for some of the stories to expect.
“From A Certain Point Of View: The Empire Strikes Back” is schedule for release on November 10th and is available for pre-order now!
Check out the list of authors in the official release below!
This morning Lucasfilm announced today that this years Star Wars Celebration is cancelled. The event was to take place in Anaheim, CA in August but due to the global pandemic the decision was made to cancel. This cancellation wasn’t a surprise as most people anticipated the cancellation.
Lucasfilm did however share the dates for the next Celebration as well as options for those who had purchased tickets for Star Wars Celebration 2020.
Check out the details below.
Today, Disney and Lucasfilm continued celebrating the 40th anniversary of Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back with the announcement of a new book! The sequel to the hit anthology, “From A Certain Point Of View”, we are getting another 40 stories from 40 authors celebrating 40 years of The Empire Strikes Back!
Though no authors were announced in the release but fan favorite John Jackson Miller announced via his Facebook account that he is contributing to the anthology.
The full roster of authors will be announced on Monday, June 16th. As soon as the list is available, we will share it so make sure to check back with us.
Check out the official announcement, find out how the release helps charity, and see the cover for the book below!
After being delayed for a week, Disney and Lucasfilm have released the first two episodes of the highly anticipated children’s game show, Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge!
The show, hosted by Star Wars veteran Ahmed Best, will feature teams of Padawans competing through several eliminating rounds with the winners becoming Jedi Knights!
The show will be available on the Star Wars Kids YouTube channel as well as StarWarsKids.com with new episodes being released each Wednesday!
Check out the premiere episodes below!
This morning Lucasfilm announced via StarWars.com that the anticipated premiere of the new children’s game show, Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge has been delayed.
The show which was scheduled to have its first episode premiere today on the Star Wars Kids YouTube channel and StarWarsKids.com will now make its debut on June 10th. Along with the premiere, the second episode will be released the same day.
For more information about Star Wars: Jedi Temple Challenge, check out the trailer here!
We just received an email from Del Rey announcing that they are moving up the release date for the latest book by Timothy Zahn! The novel, Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising was slated for an October release date but according to the email, will be release September 1st, 2020!
In the novel, Zahn explores Thrawn’s orgins prior joining the Empire. We will get to see Thrawn’s exploits in the Chiss Ascendancy.
I know I am excited for this book. Timothy Zahn has been a favorite of mine since the days of Heir to the Empire! If you haven’t done so yet, make sure you get your pre-order in!
Today we got another installment of The Star Wars Show Book Club! In this episode, Kristin Baver and crew discuss “Resistance Reborn” by Rebecca Roanhorse! Joining Kristin this week is Bria Lavorgna, Elisabeth Blank, and long time friend of our show Dan Zehr!
Check out their discussion below!