On Instagram recently, Anthony Daniels posted a picture of himself dressed in a motion capture suit, making it clear with the hashtags that it's for his role of C-3PO. https://www.instagram.com/p/CZKU-LIL0gm/ There is no mention there about which project it's for, only confirming that it is as 3PO - alongside a joke about finally having a [...]
Five things I love about The Rise of Skywalker
Rose Tico once said that we’re going to win not by fighting what we hate, but by saving what we love. That wisdom is pertinent for Star Wars fans; amidst seemingly incessant criticism, I want to spend time actually liking Star Wars. I love all Star Wars, so in this series, I’ll walk through each [...]
War of the Bounty Hunters: Luke Skywalker receives a pretty important message while the Rebels follow a lead on Han Solo
With the War of the Bounty Hunters now underway, several of the Star Wars comic lines are going to be converging to tell the story. That continues with the main Star Wars line, written by Charles Soule, as issue #13 focuses on Luke Skywalker, Chewbacca, and the droids meeting up with an old ally of [...]
Anthony Daniels returns as C-3PO in Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge VR experience
On Wednesday it was announced that Anthony Daniels is returning to the role of C-3PO for the upcoming Tales from the Galaxy's Edge virtual reality experience! A trailer for the newest VR experience from ILBxLAB, which releases this holiday season, was released, showing 3PO (voiced by Daniels) and his trusty counterpart R2-D2. Check it out! [...]
Breaking down the new shots from Amazon’s special look at The Rise of Skywalker
Amazon recently released a special look at The Rise of Skywalker, and the video takes a look back at the saga from a behind-the-scenes perspective. There are interviews with J.J. Abrams, Mark Hamill, Anthony Daniels, Daisy Ridley, John Boyega, and Oscar Isaac, and these include interviews both old and new. The video is intended to [...]
Breaking down the final trailer for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker!
On Monday night, the final trailer for the ninth and final installment of the Skywalker saga, The Rise of Skywalker, was released! It's a beautifully made trailer, and it manages to thrill and excite audiences with stunning visuals and music while maintaining a very hopeful note, giving us optimism that this saga will wrap up [...]
New image of Babu Frik from The Rise of Skywalker released!
Earlier, we mentioned that two new characters from The Rise of Skywalker - Boolio and Babu Frik - were revealed as part of the merchandise for the film. Well, on Wednesday, Star Wars released an image of Babu Frik from the film, as well as a description of the tiny character: "The tiny Anzellan droidsmith, [...]
Merchandise reveals two new characters from The Rise of Skywalker!
On Thursday, Star Wars hosted a live stream revealing new merchandise for Triple Force Friday, and as part of it they actually revealed two new characters from The Rise of Skywalker! Boolio The first of these characters is an alien named Boolio. He is included as a minifigure in the Millennium Falcon LEGO set, alongside [...]
Breaking down the epic D23 sizzle reel for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker!
As expected, this morning on Good Morning America the sizzle reel for The Rise of Skywalker that was shown at D23 on Saturday dropped for the public, and it's glorious. If you haven't seen it, here you go: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3n1T3HxHd7Y The trailer plays up the nostalgia quite a bit, taking us on a journey through all [...]
The Rise of Skywalker footage shown at D23 reveals Rey with a double-sided RED lightsaber!
Today at the live-action panel at D23, Disney kicked things off with a bang by actually beginning with The Rise of Skywalker. Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy, TROS director J.J. Abrams, and the stars of the film were welcomed to the stage, and there's plenty that we'll be diving into here over the coming days/weeks based [...]