As you know I share my passions on the blog, one of these and a massive influence on me is Star Wars. I wanted to highlight a few things I noticed in the new trailer for Episode IX, well the stuff I think is interesting anyways. First up is looking at Rey’s lightsaber, which weContinue reading “A look at Rey’s lightsaber in Star Wars Episode IX”
This week marks the start of Star Wars Celebration in Chicago, something definitely on my bucket list but not this year unfortunately. There’ll be some big announcements and panels for this one and here’s how I’m keeping up to date. First off you can check the official site. This’ll show key timings and events. TheContinue reading “How to stay up to date with Star Wars Celebration at home”
If you follow me on Twitter then you’ll know I love Star Wars and growing up in the 80’s I had my fair share of Kenner figures and vehicles. I recently found a load of my old stuff but I lost quite a few figures and also some I never had bought for me. ThanksContinue reading “Buying back my childhood (with vintage Star Wars toys)”
It’s 20 years ago this year that we saw the first of the prequels and as time has gone on I’ve come to appreciate what George Lucas was trying to achieve even the execution wasn’t all to my liking. When I saw them originally I was in University, an original trilogy fan and had highContinue reading “Appreciating the Star Wars prequels”
Came across this great fan edit video today and it gave me chills. It’s one of the best videos I’ve seen showing all timelines and bringing on a central theme of the force in this case. If I didn’t know it was a fan edit I’d swear it was from Lucasfilm to be shown asContinue reading “Star Wars- Always”
I’m planning on some content changes and want to talk more about some of my other passions. A big one is Star Wars, it’s been a constant through my life and I wanted to share my love for the series more. In preparing for this year I wanted to do a rewatch, writing down myContinue reading “Which order should I watch Star Wars movies?”
I imported this model a while ago and it’s taken me at least 8 months to get around to it but thanks to being off work I managed to complete it finally. It’s all snap together and took me about 2 hours all in all. Next up I’ll be trying my hand at painting beforeContinue reading “Bandai Boba Fett 1/12 scale”
Wow, came across this video showing every Lego Star Wars set in the archives. As a fan it’s amazing to see how they have changed over time.
The Mandalorian Disney+ series has announced Ludwig Göransson as its composer, if you’re not familiar with his work check out the soundtrack for Black Panther.
Sadly when I read the following I dreaded thinking about what might happen for us in the UK. Notice launch in the US. For a Star Wars fan looking forward to The Mandalorian it’s got me worried. I’m thinking that Disney will instead push TV onto their SKY channels as they did for Rebels, alienatingContinue reading “Don’t expect Disney+ in the UK”