Star Wars News Net https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com Star Wars News Net is your source for news - Covering everything from the films, TV shows, novels, comics and more. SWNN - A Force for News! Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:52:26 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.8 Welcome to The Resistance Broadcast! Run by a ragtag band of staff members and contributors from starwarsnewsnet.com and our forum, The Cantina, The Resistance Broadcast brings you the latest news, rumors and speculations from that galaxy far, far away – particularly about the new Star Wars films on the horizon. Intercept our transmission each week, and spread the word… The Resistance is on the rise! Viral Hide clean Viral Hide viralhide@gmail.com viralhide@gmail.com (Viral Hide) News, rumors and speculations from the galaxy far, far away. Join us to talk everything Star Wars! Star Wars News Net https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/ResistanceLogo.png https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com Weekly Collider Jedi Council! Ron Howard Takes Over As Han Solo Director, New Or Re-Cut “The Last Jedi” Trailer? And More https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/collider-jedi-council-ron-howard-takes-over-as-han-solo-director-new-or-re-cut-the-last-jedi-trailer.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/collider-jedi-council-ron-howard-takes-over-as-han-solo-director-new-or-re-cut-the-last-jedi-trailer.html#respond Fri, 23 Jun 2017 01:51:13 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64485 On this episode of Collider Jedi Council: Kristian Harloff, Mark Ellis, Perri Nemiroff and Mark Reilly discuss Phil Lord and Chris Miller’s departure from the upcoming Han Solo movie; Colin Trevorrow’s request to add a scene to Episode VIII; Is the upcoming new trailer for the “The Last Jedi” just a recut?; What’s the real […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/collider-jedi-council-ron-howard-takes-over-as-han-solo-director-new-or-re-cut-the-last-jedi-trailer.html/feed 0 What Our Sources Are Saying About The Star Wars: Han Solo Shakeup. https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/what-our-sources-are-saying-about-the-star-wars-han-solo-shakeup.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/what-our-sources-are-saying-about-the-star-wars-han-solo-shakeup.html#comments Thu, 22 Jun 2017 18:05:26 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64351 The recent story about the firing of directors Phil Lord & Christopher Miller shocked the internet as fans started to move away from cautious optimism toward the Star Wars: Han Solo movie to outright panic. We reached out to a couple of sources to get a better idea about what’s happened, and the picture is a […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/what-our-sources-are-saying-about-the-star-wars-han-solo-shakeup.html/feed 109 OFFICIAL: Ron Howard Stepping in to Complete the Han Solo Movie https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/ron-howard-stepping-in-to-complete-the-han-solo-movie.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/ron-howard-stepping-in-to-complete-the-han-solo-movie.html#comments Thu, 22 Jun 2017 15:20:52 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64447   Ron Howard has been chosen to right the (fast) ship and take over as director of the Star Wars: Han Solo movie. Thanks to an exclusive report by The Hollywood Reporter, we have learned that Lucasfilm has reached out and brought in an old friend to helm the rest of production.     As we […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/ron-howard-stepping-in-to-complete-the-han-solo-movie.html/feed 147 The Past And Future Collide in Marvel’s Darth Vader #2 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-past-and-future-collide-in-marvels-darth-vader-2.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-past-and-future-collide-in-marvels-darth-vader-2.html#comments Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:00:20 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64398 Written by Charles Soule Art by Giuseppe Camuncoli   The most fearsome villain of all time returns with an all-new series! When Anakin Skywalker fell, both to the pull of the dark side and to the blade of Obi-Wan Kenobi, he rose back up, more machine than man. Having lost everything that was once dear […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-past-and-future-collide-in-marvels-darth-vader-2.html/feed 16 USA Today Reveals Exclusive Excerpt from the Upcoming ‘Star Wars: Battlefront II – Inferno Squad’ Novel https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/usa-today-reveals-exclusive-excerpt-from-the-upcoming-star-wars-battlefront-ii-inferno-squad-novel.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/usa-today-reveals-exclusive-excerpt-from-the-upcoming-star-wars-battlefront-ii-inferno-squad-novel.html#comments Wed, 21 Jun 2017 17:56:20 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64416 It’s no secret that Star Wars: Battlefront II is one of the most anticipated games of the year, and with the promise of a campaign mode in the sequel to 2015’s Star Wars: Battlefront, many Star Wars fans are excited to get their hands on the upcoming novel – Star Wars: Battlefront II – Inferno Squad – which […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/usa-today-reveals-exclusive-excerpt-from-the-upcoming-star-wars-battlefront-ii-inferno-squad-novel.html/feed 7 Poe Learns a Hard Lesson in Marvel’s Poe Dameron Annual #1 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/poe-learns-a-hard-lesson-in-marvels-poe-dameron-annual-1.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/poe-learns-a-hard-lesson-in-marvels-poe-dameron-annual-1.html#respond Wed, 21 Jun 2017 17:16:21 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64375 It’s a busy week for Marvel in the world of Star Wars comics as three different titles hit the shelves today. First up, Soule and Unzueta take a break from the Poe Dameron series as writer Robbie Thompson (Silk) and artist Nik Virella (All-New Wolverine) step in for the first Poe Dameron Annual issue.   […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/poe-learns-a-hard-lesson-in-marvels-poe-dameron-annual-1.html/feed 0 Rumors Indicate that ‘Han Solo’ Extras Have Been Released but Production Continues! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/rumors-indicate-that-han-solo-extras-have-been-released-but-production-continues.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/rumors-indicate-that-han-solo-extras-have-been-released-but-production-continues.html#comments Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:10:36 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64364 Following the shocking news last night that Lucasfilm and directing duo Phil Lord and Chris Miller have parted ways due to cited “creative differences” on the upcoming Star Wars Story, it now looks like production could be delayed until July despite being several weeks from completion, at least for the movie’s extras.     An […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/rumors-indicate-that-han-solo-extras-have-been-released-but-production-continues.html/feed 46 UPDATE! RUMOR: Ron Howard To Replace Lord & Miller On Han Solo? https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/rumor-ron-howard-to-replace-lord-miller-on-han-solo.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/rumor-ron-howard-to-replace-lord-miller-on-han-solo.html#comments Wed, 21 Jun 2017 03:04:35 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64341 Alright, so it’s safe to say that people are pretty freaked out about the fiasco with Phil Lord and Christopher Miller leaving Han Solo at the tail end of production. But the good news is that there may be a capable director waiting in the wings to take over – Ron Howard – along with a […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/rumor-ron-howard-to-replace-lord-miller-on-han-solo.html/feed 141 UPDATE 2! Phil Lord & Christopher Miller Have Left Star Wars: Han Solo. https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/phil-lord-christopher-miller-have-left-star-wars-han-solo.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/phil-lord-christopher-miller-have-left-star-wars-han-solo.html#comments Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:45:39 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64331 In a rather unexpected turn of events, Phil Lord and Christopher Miller have left the production of the Han Solo movie close to completion of principal photography.   The official Star Wars website has issued the following statement: “Phil Lord and Christopher Miller are talented filmmakers who have assembled an incredible cast and crew, but it’s become […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/phil-lord-christopher-miller-have-left-star-wars-han-solo.html/feed 292 UPDATE 3! New LEGO Star Wars: The Last Jedi Images Reveal Minifigs! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/new-lego-star-wars-the-last-jedi-images-show-minifigs-including-finn.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/new-lego-star-wars-the-last-jedi-images-show-minifigs-including-finn.html#comments Tue, 20 Jun 2017 22:31:45 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64225 Three new images of LEGO Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi show minifigs of three characters, giving us our first look at what Finn will look like as a LEGO the second time around.     SPOILERS!     As some of you already know, we got a closer look at BB-9E not that long ago […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/new-lego-star-wars-the-last-jedi-images-show-minifigs-including-finn.html/feed 15 UPDATE: Is the Next Star Wars: The Last Jedi Trailer New or a Re-Cut of the First? https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-the-last-jedis-second-trailer-coming-soon.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-the-last-jedis-second-trailer-coming-soon.html#comments Tue, 20 Jun 2017 20:10:24 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64288 A reddit user first caught a post on the British Board of Film Classification, that appears to confirm the approved running time of the alleged second trailer to The Last Jedi.       Thanks to Reddit user Nonsuch42, we were provided a link to the British Board of Film Classification, which we can confirm accurately […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-the-last-jedis-second-trailer-coming-soon.html/feed 23 SWNN Introduces YouTuber Wayward Jedi as the Latest Addition to Our Team! Check out his First Video. https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/swnn-introduces-youtuber-wayward-jedi-as-the-latest-addition-to-our-team-check-out-his-first-video.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/swnn-introduces-youtuber-wayward-jedi-as-the-latest-addition-to-our-team-check-out-his-first-video.html#comments Tue, 20 Jun 2017 16:00:24 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64262 We are proud to announce YouTuber Wayward Jedi as the latest addition to our staff here at Star Wars News Net! Wayward Jedi has been a member of our Cantina forum since January (@The-Son-of-Suns), and although he is relatively new to YouTube, we have been blown away by the brilliantly crafted videos on his channel where […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/swnn-introduces-youtuber-wayward-jedi-as-the-latest-addition-to-our-team-check-out-his-first-video.html/feed 24 Ashley Eckstein & Matt Lanter Record New Material For Star Wars Mystery Project. https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/ashley-eckstein-matt-lanter-record-new-material-for-star-wars-mystery-project.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/ashley-eckstein-matt-lanter-record-new-material-for-star-wars-mystery-project.html#comments Tue, 20 Jun 2017 04:40:58 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64274 Ashley Eckstein (Ahsoka Tano) and Matt Lanter (Anakin Skywalker) have recently met to record new dialogue for an upcoming Star Wars project, making this the third major time they’ve collaborated since The Clone Wars and Rebels (presuming that they didn’t record new dialogue for the latter).     Eckstein herself shared the following image over Twitter, reuniting her […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/ashley-eckstein-matt-lanter-record-new-material-for-star-wars-mystery-project.html/feed 29 The Resistance Broadcast – Episode 71 – “The Resistance Broadcast: A Star Wars Story” https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-resistance-broadcast-episode-71-the-resistance-broadcast-a-star-wars-story.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-resistance-broadcast-episode-71-the-resistance-broadcast-a-star-wars-story.html#comments Mon, 19 Jun 2017 15:30:52 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64247 On this episode of The Resistance Broadcast… The Ahch-To Sea Creature; Second Red Guard Leaked; Colin Trevorrow Talks Episode IX; Carrie Fisher’s House on GMM; Collider Possibilities; Solo Crew Shirt Revealed; Reshoot Rumors Are BS; Is The Force With You or Not With You?     Host: Ganon136 Guests: Pomojema, John Hoey, PrincessLeiaCB3     […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-resistance-broadcast-episode-71-the-resistance-broadcast-a-star-wars-story.html/feed 2 On this episode of The Resistance Broadcast… The Ahch-To Sea Creature; Second Red Guard Leaked; Colin Trevorrow Talks Episode IX; Carrie Fisher’s House on GMM; Collider Possibilities; Solo Crew Shirt Revealed; Reshoot Rumors Are BS; Is The Force With Y... On this episode of The Resistance Broadcast… The Ahch-To Sea Creature; Second Red Guard Leaked; Colin Trevorrow Talks Episode IX; Carrie Fisher’s House on GMM; Collider Possibilities; Solo Crew Shirt Revealed; Reshoot Rumors Are BS; Is The Force With You or Not With You?     Host: Ganon136 Guests: Pomojema, John Hoey, PrincessLeiaCB3     […] Viral Hide clean 1:20:39 Colin Trevorrow Asked Rian Johnson to Add a Scene to Star Wars: The Last Jedi. https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/colin-trevorrow-asked-rian-johnson-to-add-a-scene-to-star-wars-the-last-jedi.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/colin-trevorrow-asked-rian-johnson-to-add-a-scene-to-star-wars-the-last-jedi.html#comments Mon, 19 Jun 2017 13:30:56 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64243 Not that long ago, we learned that Rian Johnson asked J. J. Abrams to make an adjustment to Star Wars: The Force Awakens during filming in order to suit the story he was developing for Star Wars: The Last Jedi. Now, we’ve learned that Star Wars Episode IX director Colin Trevorrow similarly asked for a tweak from Johnson […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/colin-trevorrow-asked-rian-johnson-to-add-a-scene-to-star-wars-the-last-jedi.html/feed 109 Guest Editorial: The Foster Fathers of the Star Wars Rebellion https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-foster-fathers-of-the-star-wars-rebellion.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-foster-fathers-of-the-star-wars-rebellion.html#comments Sun, 18 Jun 2017 15:00:06 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64199 By Noor-Hal Cuellar   It is a truth universally acknowledged that the troubled relationship between father and child is a common theme in Star Wars. Indeed, the first example that comes into mind is Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker: a relationship learned after that magnificent twist in The Empire Strikes Back. We can also discuss […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-foster-fathers-of-the-star-wars-rebellion.html/feed 6 Star Wars Weekly Buzz: Closer Look At the First Order LEGO BB Unit from The Last Jedi; Carrie Fisher’s Cause of Death Revealed and More https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-weekly-buzz-closer-look-at-the-first-order-lego-bb-unit-from-the-last-jedi-battlefront-ii-coming-to-d23-and-more.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-weekly-buzz-closer-look-at-the-first-order-lego-bb-unit-from-the-last-jedi-battlefront-ii-coming-to-d23-and-more.html#comments Sat, 17 Jun 2017 15:00:28 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63993 This week was pretty slow in terms of Star Wars news but we still managed to gather some interesting tidbits worth your time. A new photo shows a closer looks at the First Order LEGO BB unit from The Last Jedi; Star Wars: Battlefront II is coming to Disney’s D23 Expo and will feature a […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-weekly-buzz-closer-look-at-the-first-order-lego-bb-unit-from-the-last-jedi-battlefront-ii-coming-to-d23-and-more.html/feed 47 Han Loses His Mind In Marvel’s Star Wars #32 – Screaming Citadel Part 4 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/han-loses-his-mind-in-marvels-star-wars-32-screaming-citadel-part-4.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/han-loses-his-mind-in-marvels-star-wars-32-screaming-citadel-part-4.html#comments Fri, 16 Jun 2017 14:30:10 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64132 We are reaching the end of the “Screaming Citadel” event. In all honesty, I’m looking forward to getting back on track to where our respective titles, Star Wars and Doctor Aphra, left off. Since we are on Part Four, I will assume anyone reading this is up to speed with the other issues, and of course, SPOILERS AHEAD…. […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/han-loses-his-mind-in-marvels-star-wars-32-screaming-citadel-part-4.html/feed 21 Collider Jedi Council! Donald Glover Talks Playing Lando Calrissian, John Boyega’s Twitter Stir And More! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/collider-jedi-council-donald-glover-talks-playing-lando-calrissian-john-boyegas-twitter-stir-and-more.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/collider-jedi-council-donald-glover-talks-playing-lando-calrissian-john-boyegas-twitter-stir-and-more.html#comments Fri, 16 Jun 2017 00:54:13 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64082 Kristian Harloff, Tiffany Smith, Ken Napzok and Mark Reilly discuss John Boyega’s recent stir on Twitter; Donald Glover’s recent comments about playing Lando Calrissian in the new Han Solo spin-off; Will Edgar Wright be directing a Star Wars movie?; Joel Edgerton drops his idea about an uncle Owen return in Star Wars; Will Rey make her […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/collider-jedi-council-donald-glover-talks-playing-lando-calrissian-john-boyegas-twitter-stir-and-more.html/feed 11 Guest Editorial: First Steps into a Larger World – A Year with Star Wars https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/guest-editorial-first-steps-into-a-larger-world-a-year-with-star-wars.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/guest-editorial-first-steps-into-a-larger-world-a-year-with-star-wars.html#comments Thu, 15 Jun 2017 14:30:32 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64061 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/guest-editorial-first-steps-into-a-larger-world-a-year-with-star-wars.html/feed 16 A Sneak Peak At Marvel’s Captain Phasma https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/a-sneak-peak-at-marvels-captain-phasma.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/a-sneak-peak-at-marvels-captain-phasma.html#comments Thu, 15 Jun 2017 05:57:40 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64084 This afternoon we Star Wars comic fans were treated to a glimpse of the Journey To The Last Jedi comic dedicated to Captain Phasma. Thanks to Anthony Breznican at EW, we not only got a good look at the cover, a few of the actual pages were put on display. If you’re like me, one […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/a-sneak-peak-at-marvels-captain-phasma.html/feed 39 The Star Wars Show Goes Behind the Scenes at E3 to Talk Battlefront II! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-star-wars-show-goes-behind-the-scenes-at-e3-to-talk-battlefront-ii.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-star-wars-show-goes-behind-the-scenes-at-e3-to-talk-battlefront-ii.html#comments Wed, 14 Jun 2017 20:58:38 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64076 This week the Star Wars Show is dedicated to the exciting revelations that E3 gave us regarding the upcoming Star Wars game Battlefront II. Andi sits down to chat 1 on 1 with the game’s star Janina Gavankar, while Anthoni goes behind the scenes at E3 to show us some exciting Battlefront II stuff! Check […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-star-wars-show-goes-behind-the-scenes-at-e3-to-talk-battlefront-ii.html/feed 6 More ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Product Codenames Leak. https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/more-star-wars-the-last-jedi-product-codenames-leak.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/more-star-wars-the-last-jedi-product-codenames-leak.html#comments Wed, 14 Jun 2017 15:30:27 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63841 A little over a month ago, we heard about some product names from a handful of sources – one of which was on Reddit. Now, that same source has returned with some new information. Here’s what to make of it.     Redditor CM4Sci has left a new list of product names out for fans […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/more-star-wars-the-last-jedi-product-codenames-leak.html/feed 13 Creative Team and First Storylines for ‘Star Wars Adventures’ Comic Revealed https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/creative-team-and-first-storylines-for-star-wars-adventures-comic-revealed.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/creative-team-and-first-storylines-for-star-wars-adventures-comic-revealed.html#comments Wed, 14 Jun 2017 04:57:46 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=64003 IDW Publishing and Lucasfilm are getting set to launch its all-new comic book collaboration titled “Star Wars Adventures.” The series won’t arrive until September 6th, but ComicBookResources has been given an exclusive first word on the initial creative team and storylines behind one of the biggest sci-fi comic book surprises of the year. Read on […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/creative-team-and-first-storylines-for-star-wars-adventures-comic-revealed.html/feed 11 Star Wars The Last Jedi: A Second Red Guard Design Has Leaked https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-the-last-jedi-a-second-red-guard-design-has-leaked.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-the-last-jedi-a-second-red-guard-design-has-leaked.html#comments Tue, 13 Jun 2017 15:30:21 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63956 Brace yourselves! We are getting closer to The Last Jedi, and you know that’s the case when we are seeing leaked images of cans of soda! The marketing machine is locked and loaded to be unleashed to the masses, and we happen to have gotten a glimpse at some of them below. My instant reaction was […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-the-last-jedi-a-second-red-guard-design-has-leaked.html/feed 38 Director Colin Trevorrow Discusses Star Wars: Episode IX with Fandango! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/director-colin-treverrow-discusses-star-wars-episode-ix-with-fandango.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/director-colin-treverrow-discusses-star-wars-episode-ix-with-fandango.html#comments Tue, 13 Jun 2017 13:54:29 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63981 Episode IX, the final episode in the new sequel trilogy, seems very far off as we sit here still a half a year ahead of the release of The Last Jedi. We not only have the upcoming second film in the trilogy before we worry about a third, but also the second standalone film coming […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/director-colin-treverrow-discusses-star-wars-episode-ix-with-fandango.html/feed 32 Star Wars Battlefront II: Inferno Squad Audiobook Will Be Narrated By Janina Gavankar! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-battlefront-ii-inferno-squad-audiobook-will-be-narrated-by-janina-gavankar.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-battlefront-ii-inferno-squad-audiobook-will-be-narrated-by-janina-gavankar.html#comments Mon, 12 Jun 2017 13:00:28 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63944 The cat’s out of the bag – Christie Golden’s Star Wars Battlefront II tie-in novel Inferno Squad will be narrated by Janina Gavankar, the actress who portrays protagonist Iden Versio in the game’s campaign.     Word first got out on Jedi-Bibliothek that the actress would be handling the voice-over for the audiobook:   This is not […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-battlefront-ii-inferno-squad-audiobook-will-be-narrated-by-janina-gavankar.html/feed 16 Everything We Now Know About Star Wars Battlefront II. https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/everything-we-now-know-about-star-wars-battlefront-ii.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/everything-we-now-know-about-star-wars-battlefront-ii.html#comments Mon, 12 Jun 2017 03:49:25 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63908 EA Play and E3 have been incredibly illuminating when it comes to what will be in Star Wars Battlefront II. Here’s a complete list of what we’ve learned so far.   A quick rundown the game’s content.   Let’s get to the nitty-gritty of what’s in the game from what we’ve seen: Playable Factions: The Galactic […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/everything-we-now-know-about-star-wars-battlefront-ii.html/feed 24 Star Wars Weekly Buzz! Edgar Wright IS NOT Doing a Star Wars Movie, New Star Wars Cinestory Comic and More! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-weekly-buzz-edgar-wright-is-not-doing-a-star-wars-movie-new-star-wars-cinestory-comic-and-more.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-weekly-buzz-edgar-wright-is-not-doing-a-star-wars-movie-new-star-wars-cinestory-comic-and-more.html#comments Sun, 11 Jun 2017 16:00:49 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63465 This week on out Star Wars Weekly Buzz: We share highlights from John Boyega and Thandie Newton on their Star Wars related quotes; Lucasfilm and Joe Books announce a new Star Wars Cinestory Comic; A closer look at a REAL-LIFE Star Wars Stormtrooper rifle; Rogue One director Gareth Edwards visits Kong: Skull Island; New preview […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-weekly-buzz-edgar-wright-is-not-doing-a-star-wars-movie-new-star-wars-cinestory-comic-and-more.html/feed 12 Editorial: About Rey’s Two Lightsabers In Star Wars Battlefront II. https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/editorial-about-reys-two-lightsabers-in-star-wars-battlefront-ii.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/editorial-about-reys-two-lightsabers-in-star-wars-battlefront-ii.html#comments Sun, 11 Jun 2017 14:00:17 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63897 Recently, it came to light that the kickass footage we just saw in the Star Wars Battlefront II Assault on Theed stream featured shots of Rey with two different lightsabers, leading to loads of speculation that she’ll be making a new weapon of her own in The Last Jedi. Here’s a quick explanation why you shouldn’t look too […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/editorial-about-reys-two-lightsabers-in-star-wars-battlefront-ii.html/feed 17 UPDATE! New Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Gameplay Trailer Revealed During E3 2017 + Multiplayer Gameplay! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/new-star-wars-battlefront-2-trailer-revealed-during-e3-2017.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/new-star-wars-battlefront-2-trailer-revealed-during-e3-2017.html#comments Sat, 10 Jun 2017 19:59:01 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63871 EA’s panel at this years’ E3 Expo took place today. Check out the new Battlefront 2 trailer and multiplayer gameplay footage that were just released…     First here’s the awesome looking new trailer of Battlefront 2:           UPDATE!     We were all secretly hoping that Visceral will make an […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/new-star-wars-battlefront-2-trailer-revealed-during-e3-2017.html/feed 26 UPDATE! Star Wars Battlefront II: New Teaser, Leaked Gameplay, & More! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-battlefront-ii-new-teaser-leaked-battle-droid-gameplay-more.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-battlefront-ii-new-teaser-leaked-battle-droid-gameplay-more.html#comments Sat, 10 Jun 2017 02:14:24 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63844 Electronic Arts isn’t starting their EA Play presentation until tomorrow – which will feature a new Star Wars Battlefront II trailer and an “Assault on Theed” gameplay stream – but that hasn’t stopped them from hyping things up. Ahead of the release of tomorrow’s trailer and gameplay stream, we’ve got a short teaser, a new image teasing […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-battlefront-ii-new-teaser-leaked-battle-droid-gameplay-more.html/feed 17 A Closer Look at the Ahch-To Sea Creature from Star Wars: The Last Jedi https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/a-closer-look-at-the-ahch-to-sea-creature-from-star-wars-the-last-jedi.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/a-closer-look-at-the-ahch-to-sea-creature-from-star-wars-the-last-jedi.html#comments Fri, 09 Jun 2017 16:30:11 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63598 A long time ago…well May 24, 2016 to be exact, we first reported on a new puppet creature spotted on Dunmore Head, Ireland during filming for The Last Jedi. To refresh your memory or to check it out for the first time, you can find that article here!   We have recently obtained additional photos of the […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/a-closer-look-at-the-ahch-to-sea-creature-from-star-wars-the-last-jedi.html/feed 60 The Resistance Broadcast – Episode 70 – Quick! Grab a Colt 45, Lando!! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-resistance-broadcast-episode-70-quick-grab-a-colt-45-lando.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-resistance-broadcast-episode-70-quick-grab-a-colt-45-lando.html#respond Fri, 09 Jun 2017 15:30:22 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63822 On this episode of The Resistance Broadcast… Confirmed The Last Jedi First Order Designs via merchandise leaked (AT-M6, Stormtrooper Officer, First Order Guards (for Snoke?); Colin Trevorrow Ep. IX News and Discussion; Donald Glover Talks playing Lando Calrissian; Ahsoka Shenanigans; Star Wars Land Info Coming To D23; Commando Cody Funko Pop Vinyl Fig; John Burn’s […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-resistance-broadcast-episode-70-quick-grab-a-colt-45-lando.html/feed 0 On this episode of The Resistance Broadcast… Confirmed The Last Jedi First Order Designs via merchandise leaked (AT-M6, Stormtrooper Officer, First Order Guards (for Snoke?); Colin Trevorrow Ep. IX News and Discussion; Donald Glover Talks playing Lando... On this episode of The Resistance Broadcast… Confirmed The Last Jedi First Order Designs via merchandise leaked (AT-M6, Stormtrooper Officer, First Order Guards (for Snoke?); Colin Trevorrow Ep. IX News and Discussion; Donald Glover Talks playing Lando Calrissian; Ahsoka Shenanigans; Star Wars Land Info Coming To D23; Commando Cody Funko Pop Vinyl Fig; John Burn’s […] Viral Hide clean 1:19:40 Donald Glover Shows Off His Lando Moustache as Filming for “Han Solo” Nears its End at Fuerteventura! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/donald-glover-shows-off-his-lando-moustache-as-filming-for-han-solo-nears-its-end-at-fuerteventura.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/donald-glover-shows-off-his-lando-moustache-as-filming-for-han-solo-nears-its-end-at-fuerteventura.html#comments Fri, 09 Jun 2017 14:30:56 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63801 As you know the still untitled Han Solo movie is currently filming on the Spanish island of Fuerteventura. The preparation for this shoot began in early April, but reportedly, the actual filming will span over just one week, as filming is expected to wrap during the weekend. However a new share by Woody Harrelson on […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/donald-glover-shows-off-his-lando-moustache-as-filming-for-han-solo-nears-its-end-at-fuerteventura.html/feed 10 Kyle’s Review: Escape from Jedha and a Reluctant Assassin in Marvel’s Rogue One #3 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/kyles-review-escape-from-jedha-and-a-reluctant-assassin-in-marvels-rogue-one-3.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/kyles-review-escape-from-jedha-and-a-reluctant-assassin-in-marvels-rogue-one-3.html#comments Fri, 09 Jun 2017 13:30:55 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63771 No doubt that we Star Wars fans are certainly in The Last Jedi anticipation mode, but if you enjoyed Rogue One as much as I did – I urge you to pick up the issues of Marvel’s adaptation. This is not a rehash of each frame or sentence of dialogue from the film. This is a completely […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/kyles-review-escape-from-jedha-and-a-reluctant-assassin-in-marvels-rogue-one-3.html/feed 2 Collider Jedi Council! Colin Trevorrow promises to honor Carrie Fisher in Episode 9, Marvel’s Darth Vader #1 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/collider-jedi-council-colin-trevorrows-feelings-about-episode-ix-without-carrie-darth-vader-1-and-more.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/collider-jedi-council-colin-trevorrows-feelings-about-episode-ix-without-carrie-darth-vader-1-and-more.html#comments Fri, 09 Jun 2017 02:29:22 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63728 With Kristian Harloff taking the week off, Perri Nemiroff, Mark Ellis and Jeremy Jahns discuss the all-new Darth Vader #1 Comic; Filoni’s recent debunk of a ‘Star Wars Rebels’ theory about the return of Ahsoka Tano; Colin Trevorrow feelings about making Episode IX without Carrie Fisher; What if Patty Jenkins directed a Leia spinoff?; Biker Troopers in the new […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/collider-jedi-council-colin-trevorrows-feelings-about-episode-ix-without-carrie-darth-vader-1-and-more.html/feed 4 Joel Edgerton Is Not Shy About His Desire to Return to Star Wars https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/joel-edgerton-is-not-shy-about-his-desire-to-return-to-star-wars.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/joel-edgerton-is-not-shy-about-his-desire-to-return-to-star-wars.html#comments Thu, 08 Jun 2017 20:55:45 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63732 Actor Joel Edgerton, who played Owen Lars in the Star Wars prequels Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith, recently spoke with Business Insider about his desire to be in a future Star Wars film. Edgerton explains his idea for how Owen can return to the series.     While out promoting his new film It Comes at Night, Edgerton, best […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/joel-edgerton-is-not-shy-about-his-desire-to-return-to-star-wars.html/feed 57 New Designs from Star Wars: The Last Jedi Leaked Online https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/new-designs-from-star-wars-the-last-jedi-leaked-online.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/new-designs-from-star-wars-the-last-jedi-leaked-online.html#comments Thu, 08 Jun 2017 16:47:12 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63701 New designs from The Last Jedi have leaked online, and we can confirm that these are the real deal. Among the leaks are designs relating to certain “guards”, stormtroopers, and First Order vehicles. If you do not wish to be spoiled, then move along….move along. If you want to check them out, proceed!     The photos […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/new-designs-from-star-wars-the-last-jedi-leaked-online.html/feed 100 Donald Glover Talks About Playing Lando in the “Han Solo” Film with Deadline https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/donald-glover-talks-about-playing-lando-with-deadline.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/donald-glover-talks-about-playing-lando-with-deadline.html#comments Thu, 08 Jun 2017 15:30:06 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63684 Donald Glover seems to be everywhere you look these days. He’s got his critically acclaimed series Atlanta on FX. He has his career as Childish Gambino. He pops up in major movies left and right with appearances in movies like The Martian and the upcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming. And oh, yeah, he’s also going to be […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/donald-glover-talks-about-playing-lando-with-deadline.html/feed 24 Disney Parks will Bring a Star Wars Land Presence to D23 Next Month! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/disney-parks-will-bring-a-star-wars-land-presence-to-d23-next-month.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/disney-parks-will-bring-a-star-wars-land-presence-to-d23-next-month.html#comments Thu, 08 Jun 2017 14:23:10 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63685 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/disney-parks-will-bring-a-star-wars-land-presence-to-d23-next-month.html/feed 8 Star Wars Rebels: Dave Filoni Releases Clarification Regarding Ahsoka And The Loth-Wolf. https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-rebels-dave-filoni-releases-clarification-regarding-ahsoka-and-the-loth-wolf.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-rebels-dave-filoni-releases-clarification-regarding-ahsoka-and-the-loth-wolf.html#comments Thu, 08 Jun 2017 06:35:55 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63662 Dave Filoni just opened up a gift for his birthday… Surprisingly for us, not himself! He’s offered a little bit of clarification about Ahsoka’s fate going forward.     Ever since Star Wars Celebration Orlando, there’s been a bit of speculation with regard to what the Loth-Wolf might be, with some fans thinking that it could […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/star-wars-rebels-dave-filoni-releases-clarification-regarding-ahsoka-and-the-loth-wolf.html/feed 27 The Star Wars Show! Battlefront II Details and Eugene Byrd of LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-star-wars-show-battlefront-ii-details-and-eugene-byrd-of-lego-star-wars-the-freemaker-adventures.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-star-wars-show-battlefront-ii-details-and-eugene-byrd-of-lego-star-wars-the-freemaker-adventures.html#comments Wed, 07 Jun 2017 20:51:35 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63649 This week on the Star Wars Show: Announcement of the world premiere of the new Battlefront II trailer on June 10th, beginning at 12pm PT. Also we see the new VR demo by ILMxLabs and meet Lucasfilm receptionist Billy Ray Chubbs, who does the Motion Capturing for several ILM characters. Last but not least, Mr Eugene Byrd […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-star-wars-show-battlefront-ii-details-and-eugene-byrd-of-lego-star-wars-the-freemaker-adventures.html/feed 1 Review: The Sith Lord Quickly Learns His Place in Marvel’s Darth Vader #1 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/review-the-sith-lord-quickly-learns-his-place-in-marvels-darth-vader-1.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/review-the-sith-lord-quickly-learns-his-place-in-marvels-darth-vader-1.html#comments Wed, 07 Jun 2017 15:30:01 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63620 Today marks the arrival of Marvel’s brand new Darth Vader series from writer Charles Soule (Star Wars: Poe Dameron) and penciler Giuseppe Camuncoli (The Amazing Spider-Man) with inks and colors by Cam Smith and David Curiel. To clear up any confusion with 2015’s comic of the same name, this new ongoing series follows the fantastic […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/review-the-sith-lord-quickly-learns-his-place-in-marvels-darth-vader-1.html/feed 26 The Resistance Broadcast – Episode 69 – Speculation City https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-resistance-broadcast-episode-69-speculation-city.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-resistance-broadcast-episode-69-speculation-city.html#comments Tue, 06 Jun 2017 16:30:24 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63586 On this episode of The Resistance Broadcast we discuss… Han Solo Begins Filming In Fuerteventura; Lego Sets Reveal Snoke, Walkers, Bombers, and More; EA Battlefront II Leaks and Upcoming Preview; Is The Force With You or Not With You? ; Speculation Session: Who Dies Next?     Host: Ganon136 Guests: Pomojema, PrincessLeiaCB3, Mirahtrunks     […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/the-resistance-broadcast-episode-69-speculation-city.html/feed 3 On this episode of The Resistance Broadcast we discuss… Han Solo Begins Filming In Fuerteventura; Lego Sets Reveal Snoke, Walkers, Bombers, and More; EA Battlefront II Leaks and Upcoming Preview; Is The Force With You or Not With You? On this episode of The Resistance Broadcast we discuss… Han Solo Begins Filming In Fuerteventura; Lego Sets Reveal Snoke, Walkers, Bombers, and More; EA Battlefront II Leaks and Upcoming Preview; Is The Force With You or Not With You? ; Speculation Session: Who Dies Next?     Host: Ganon136 Guests: Pomojema, PrincessLeiaCB3, Mirahtrunks     […] Viral Hide clean 2:31:03 Colin Trevorrow Talks About Making Star Wars: Episode IX Without Carrie Fisher https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/colin-trevorrow-talks-about-making-star-wars-without-carrie-fisher.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/colin-trevorrow-talks-about-making-star-wars-without-carrie-fisher.html#comments Tue, 06 Jun 2017 14:30:51 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63559 Even with Carrie Fisher’s sudden passing last December, the creators behind Star Wars know that the show must go on for the franchise. Rian Johnson and company finished filming all of Carrie’s scenes for Star Wars: The Last Jedi before her tragic death last year, but the producers and director of Episode IX are having to figure something out for her […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/colin-trevorrow-talks-about-making-star-wars-without-carrie-fisher.html/feed 89 Enjoy Free Shipping on All Collectible Coins! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/enjoy-free-shipping-on-all-collectible-coins.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/enjoy-free-shipping-on-all-collectible-coins.html#respond Tue, 06 Jun 2017 13:30:28 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63571 If you’ve ever considered buying a coin from New Zealand Mint but have been reluctant to pay for shipping, we have a great offer for you.     To enjoy FREE SHIPPING simply register with New Zealand Mint and you will automatically receive a welcome email with a unique promotional code to use on one […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/enjoy-free-shipping-on-all-collectible-coins.html/feed 0 Updated with the Winners! SWNN Giveaway: Win “Han in Carbonite” Power Deck and Several Star Wars Power Tubes and USB Flash Drives from Mimoco! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/swnn-giveaway-win-han-in-carbonite-power-deck-and-several-star-wars-power-tubes-and-usb-flash-drives-from-mimoco.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/swnn-giveaway-win-han-in-carbonite-power-deck-and-several-star-wars-power-tubes-and-usb-flash-drives-from-mimoco.html#comments Tue, 06 Jun 2017 08:44:47 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=62143 Our friends from Mimoco were generous enough to offer several cool prizes from their Star Wars line to our readers. They recently released the “Han in Carbonite” MimoPowerDeck, an 8000mAh dual-charging portable power bank, which became an instant hit with the fans. Read on for the details how to win one of these power decks […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/swnn-giveaway-win-han-in-carbonite-power-deck-and-several-star-wars-power-tubes-and-usb-flash-drives-from-mimoco.html/feed 52 A Fan Describes His Visit to the Star Wars: Han Solo Set at Fuerteventura! https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/a-fan-describes-his-visit-to-the-star-wars-han-solo-set-at-fuerteventura.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/a-fan-describes-his-visit-to-the-star-wars-han-solo-set-at-fuerteventura.html#comments Mon, 05 Jun 2017 16:30:37 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63482 The following is a guest article from our reader Lawrence Thespian who visited Fuerteventura Easter weekend and got lucky as he stumbled upon the Han Solo set being built. During that time security was light, and he managed to take some photos from the location without being disturbed. Check it out.     Written by Lawrence Thespian. […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/a-fan-describes-his-visit-to-the-star-wars-han-solo-set-at-fuerteventura.html/feed 31 Over 100 Items Have Been Stolen from Rancho Obi-Wan – Let’s Help Stephen Locate his Missing Valuables https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/over-100-items-have-been-stolen-from-rancho-obi-wan-lets-help-stephen-locate-his-missing-valuables.html https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/over-100-items-have-been-stolen-from-rancho-obi-wan-lets-help-stephen-locate-his-missing-valuables.html#comments Mon, 05 Jun 2017 14:58:14 +0000 https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/?p=63544   Stephen Sansweet, the owner of the world’s largest Star Wars collection has reported that back in February, Rancho Obi-Wan – the name of his Californian storehouse – was the victim of a theft of over 100 items – appraised altogether for more than $200,000. He was shocked to find out who was behind the […]]]> https://www.starwarsnewsnet.com/2017/06/over-100-items-have-been-stolen-from-rancho-obi-wan-lets-help-stephen-locate-his-missing-valuables.html/feed 23