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Star Wars HoloNet Digest #106: Aug. 13 – 19


Suvudu Star Wars contributor Megan Crouse brings you a roundup of Star Wars news from Aug. 13– Aug. 19, 2015.

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Star Wares: R2-D2 and BB-8 Passenger Jets to Take Flight This Fall


Welcome to Star Wares: a new short series in which we’ll highlight some of the surprising product tie-ins and promotions we encounter in the lead-up to “Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens”.
Today’s entry comes courtesy of Japanese airline ANA. The company announced today that it will be premiering a total of four passenger planes [...]

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‘Star Wars: Rogue One’ Cast and Crew Announced


Ready for even more awesome “Star Wars” news? Disney just announced the cast and crew of “Rogue One”, the first movie in the stand-along “Star Wars: Anthology” series.
Below courtesy of StarWars.com:
Lucasfilm announced today that their first film in the new standalone Star Wars stories series, Rogue One, has begun principal photography. Gareth Edwards (Godzilla, Monsters) [...]

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About Those $99 ‘The Force Awakens’ Action Figures on eBay…


I feel a disturbance in the Force: as if a handful of Star Wars fans were fleeced of their hard-earned money. Go take a second and search eBay for “Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens” action figures. Don’t worry, you’ll find them. I’ll wait there.
You found some, right? Did you happen to notice the [...]

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Star Wares: CoverGirl Launches ‘Star Wars’ Cosmetics Line


Welcome to Star Wares: a new short series in which we’ll highlight some of the surprising product tie-ins and promotions we encounter in the lead-up to “Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens”.
Today’s entry comes from CoverGirl, which has just announced the launch of its own “Star Wars” makeup collection. With ads challenging consumers to [...]

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The Times When Bill Murray Might Have Been Batman… and Indiana Jones


The Times When Bill Murray Might Have Been Batman… and Indiana Jones

“Human sacrifice, dogs and cats living together… mass hysteria!”
Imagine an alternative reality—perhaps a funnier one—in which comedic actor Bill Murray played Batman, Indiana Jones, and Han Solo. According to Robert Schnakenberg, it almost came to be. Here’s a list of these and other geek-friendly Murray might-have beens taken from Schnakenberg’s guide The Big Bad Book [...]

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Get to Know ‘Star Wars’ Villain Kylo Ren in This Week’s Entertainment Weekly


You’ve got to hand it to Entertainment Weekly: They’ve been perhaps the most consistent source of new and reliable information concerning the very hotly anticipated “Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens”. With new photos, interviews, and factoids of all sorts coming out on a regular basis, the magazine is practically a must-read for those [...]

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Star Wars HoloNet Digest #105: Aug. 6 – 12


Suvudu Star Wars contributor Megan Crouse brings you a roundup of Star Wars news from Aug. 6 – 12, 2015.

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Behold the Power of the First Order in New ‘Star Wars’ TV Spot


A Korean tv trailer for “Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens” hit the web this morning. While we’ve seen most of the footage already, there’s a few new, very impressive frames featuring The Empire, version 2.o—also known as The First Order.
So are you excited, or what? I still can’t believe that we’re within a [...]

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‘Rogue One’ Screenwriter Gary Whitta on His Dark Fantasy Novel ‘Abomination’


If you play video games, read books, or watch movies and television, then chances are you’re familiar with the works of Gary Whitta, even if you don’t immediately recognize his name. This multi-talented man has written for several video games, including “The Walking Dead: The Game” and TV shows including “Futurama” and “Star Trek: Voyager”, [...]

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