Geeksville has been away for a while (more on that later) But with the return of our favorite Jedi, I couldn’t stay away, and had to share the teaser trailer, which was first screened at the Star Wars Celebration in Orlando, FL this weekend. Star Wars fans were treated to the first look of Rey‘s training, with Luke Skywalker (hopefully she won’t have to run a spartan race while giving her teacher a piggy back ride, like her master did.) As she learns about Force, and may All off this happens as the Resistance faces an onslaught from Snoke’s First Order … Continue reading
No point writing much here, you’re not reading it. You just want to see the 2+ minutes of new Star Wars goodness. So here it is. So much to be excited about, but almost 2 months to wait! But if you’re the kind of person who knows they have to see it first, you’re in luck. Ticket sales for the sequel also went live today, just after the spot aired during tonight’s Giants/Eagles game on ESPN (a nice bit of corporate synergy from the Mouse House). What do you think? Is the Force strong with this one?
It truly is a great time to be a Star Wars fan. It’s even better if you went to the D23 Expo. Disney shared a whole lot of about what they have coming up Star Wars related. Now if you were expecting something about Star Wars: The Force Awakens, you might have been a little disappointed, but they more than made up for with the first look at the cast for the first Star Wars anthology film, ROGUE ONE with will be at theatres in 2016. Direct from the set, director Gareth Edwards’, sent this picture. For those of … Continue reading
Marvel held it’s traditional “no holds barred” panel between fans and Chief Creative Officer Joe Quesada on Saturday in Room 6BCF, and fans turned up to talk with him and the creators of some of Marvel’s hottest comics to talk about what’s in store for your favorite heroes. On hand, Axel Alonso – Marvel Editor-in-Chief, Tom Brevoort – Marvel Senior Vice President of Publishing, C.B. Cebulski – Marvel’s Vice President of International Business Development & Brand Management, as well as writers, Charles Soule (Star Wars: Lando, Daredevil), Cullen Bunn (Moon Knight, Magneto), Kieron Gillen (Star Wars: Darth Vader) and Greg … Continue reading
If there was ever a must-not-miss panel at Comic Con, this year’s Star Wars panel, in Hall H would be it. Hosted by Chris Hardwick, in what must have been the height of his nerdgasm of a career, and featured just about the entire cast of the eagerly awaited sequel. “Guys, we are in this! This is happening right now! This is the ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Panel.” gushed the comedian, sharing his memories of seeing the original Star Wars with his father, almost 40 years ago. First up, Director J.J. Abrams, Screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan, and Lucasfilm President Kathleen … Continue reading