Tatooine has changed a bit since the events of A New Hope

Tatooine has changed a bit since the events of A New Hope

Tatooine is perhaps the most iconic Star Wars planet we've ever seen. It's the planet that started it all, in A New Hope. It's the planet on which so many pivotal moments occur: the Binary Sunset, Luke Skywalker meeting Ben Kenobi, Luke and Ben meeting Han Solo and Chewbacca, Luke's heroic Jedi moment rescuing Han, [...]

Latest Galaxy of Adventures short shows the Battle of Yavin from Han’s perspective

Latest Galaxy of Adventures short shows the Battle of Yavin from Han’s perspective

One of the most iconic moments in Star Wars happens in A New Hope, when the tiny Rebellion launches an attack against the massive Death Star in the desperate Battle of Yavin.  It ends with - spoiler alert - Luke Skywalker making the shot to destroy the battle station, but with a key assist from [...]

Legendary Star Wars producer Gary Kurtz dies at age 78

Legendary Star Wars producer Gary Kurtz dies at age 78

Sad news was announced by Lucasfilm this morning, as the family of Gary Kurtz announced that the legendary producer died on Sunday after a battle with cancer.  He was 78. It is hard to tell the story of Star Wars without Gary Kurtz. He first collaborated with George Lucas on the surprise hit American Graffiti [...]