Star Wars: The Force Awakens Soundtrack Comes to Vinyl…with Holograms

Who would have thought 2016 would be the year for awesome LPs?  First there was David Bowie’s Blackstar, that if you hold the gatefold sleeve (remembering to remove the record first, lest you damage it) up to the sunlight, it transforms from a black star, to an entire galaxy star field.  Now comes The Force Awakens Holographic LP.  If you don’t still own a record player this might just inspire…

International Star Wars Trailer Reveals New Footage

A newly released Japanese trailer for Star Wars: The Force Awakens shows C-3P0 with Princess Leia in the background and Rey being threatened by Kylo Ren amongst other new footage!

New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer to Drop October 19th

It’s going to be big for geekdom next week.  Already are all the plans for October 21st and the Back to the Future Celebrations, but that’s on Wednesday.  JJ Abrams has given us a way to chase away the Monday Morning blues – The last of The Force Awakens trailers! Not only that but if all the rumours are to be believed you can pre-order your movie tickets for The…

JJ Abrams Discusses the New Empire's First Order

In a Star Wars-centric edition of Empire magazine JJ Abrams discussed some details on the origins of his ideas for The First Order. “That all came out of conversations about what would have happened if the Nazis all went to Argentina but then started working together again?’” Abrams reveals. “What could be born of that? Could The First Order exist as a group that actually admired The Empire? Could the…

First Look at Carrie Fisher as Princess Leia

That Hack Show has revealed the first sets of photos that appear to show Carrie Fisher in her new wardrobe as Princess Leia in “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”.  Which means the only one of our original heroes that we haven’t seen is Mark Hamill as Luke Skywalker. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FMFhWXp_WAI&w=560&h=315] The outfit is very reminiscent of costuming we saw in “Star Wars: A New Hope” on Yavin 4 where the…

Billie Lourd is Not a Young Princess Leia in The Force Awakens

There has been a lot of speculation surrounding the casting of Carrie Fisher’s daughter, Billie Lourd, in the new Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  Most of it has surrounded the possibility that she would play a young Princess Leia in a flashback of some kind. But during an interview with ET in which she was discussing an upcoming show that she will be in, called Scream Queens, Lourd confirmed that…

First look at Gwendoline Christie's Captain Phasma from The Force Awakens

Vanity Fair just has us all aglow this Star Wars Day with the photos they’ve been releasing from their upcoming issue!  This time it’s Game of Thrones star Gwendoline Christie as Captain Phasma (previously nicknamed the ChromeTrooper from her appearance in the trailer). Rumors had been circulating for some time that the actress best known for her portrayal of the formidable Brienne of Tarth was indeed the mysterious figure behind…