Chief Justice John Roberts once famously criticized the irrelevancy of modern-day law review articles (even though he cites to them often in his opinions). Who cares about "the influence of Immanuel Kant on evidentiary approaches in 18th-century Bulgaria, or something"? There's one thing we can all agree on, though, and......
2015 marks the 40th anniversary of Industrial Light and Magic, the most revered special effects company in the world. It was famously created by George Lucas in 1975 to help make his movie, Star Wars, and has since gone on to basically...Show More Summary
Star Wars: Battle Pod, the gloriously lavish arcade cabinet that reenacts the best space battles from the epic film saga, can now be yours for a mere £24K / $35K (shipping and setting fees not included). Today Bandai Namco announced the commercial version of the arcade cabinet, that puts players in the rumbling, reacting seat of an ace space pilot. Show More Summary
Star Wars made us yearn to fly through space, blasting at enemies and saving the day. For years, video game companies have tried to approximate that experience with everything from 1983’s Star Wars […]
The first issue of IDW and DC's forthcoming nuTrek/Green Lantern crossover, The Spectrum War, already had an impressive seven covers on the way, and now with the first Star Trek San Diego Comic Con exclusives revealed, that rises toShow More Summary
Coming back to the Star Wars mythology for the seventh time, you’d think that iconic composer John Williams might be showing even the slightest signs of Jedi ennui. However, the 83 year-old maestro is still going strong, scoring the anxiously-awaited Star Wars: Episode: The Force Awakens. Show More Summary
If there’s one thing the Star Wars faithful known to be true, it’s that it is hard to go a day without having a discussion with another fan about how much they dislike the prequel trilogy of The Phantom Menace, Attack Of The Clones, and Revenge Of The Sith (Sometimes giving a pass to Sith). Show More Summary
The Ottawa Humane Society wanted to do something different than the usual cute adoption pictures. More here. Hat tip to Whitney Shinkle. The post How to break the Internet: cute animals plus Star Wars appeared first on Chris Blatt...
Star Wars Battle Pod might not be good enough to justify paying $35,000 to have at home, but there’s no denying it’s the most fun I’ve had with an arcade game in years. Read more...
If you, like me, loved Mad Max: Fury Road, but wish it held onto the carnage of George Miller's original trilogy, allow the new supercut from Rishi Kaneria, who in the past explored "The Sounds of Star Wars" and the use of profile shots...Show More Summary
"We're at war... It's a war of perception: the poor kid from Brooklyn against the whole Soviet Empire." Bleecker Street has debuted a full-length trailer for Ed Zwick's Pawn Sacrifice, the long-awaited Bobby Fischer movie, starring Tobey Maguire as the chess champion who went crazy. Show More Summary
Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ merchandising extravaganza begins three whole months before the film is out — but before that, there’s the inevitable leak of figures onto eBay from Chinese manufacturing facilities. And such a leak, if true, may give us our first look at a Force Awakens action figure. Read more...
The 1980s began with a massive bang thanks to the return of Star Wars, the explosion of arcades, the rise of horror cinema, and plenty more.
WIRED sent Peter Dench to document the Madame Tussauds' Star Wars exhibit in London using the live-streaming video app, Periscope. The post New Star Wars Wax Exhibit Captured With Periscope appeared first on WIRED.
Ashamed of your selfie stick? Don't be! Even stars like Leonardo DiCaprio use them shamelessly in public! LOLz! [ Related: Leo & Paris Hilton Engage In A Bidding War For Charity! ] The Titanic heartthrob was spotted out and about with his friends, family, and precious selfie stick on Tuesday afternoon in New York City. With selfie assistance in [...]
A home version of Star Wars: Battle Pod, the aerial battle arcade game from Namco Bandai, has been announced and it’s rather expensive. Granted, any game contained within an arcade cabinet isn’t cheap, and while this one in particular is rather special, it will run you $35,000/£24,000 plus shipping. The home version is made-to-order and […]
Bandai Namco Entertainment Inc. said it will sell its newest Star Wars game developed for arcade use for individuals beginning in June.
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Show everyone that you know how to master the Force with these Star Wars Yoda Cufflinks. These cufflinks feature the Jedi master himself looking stern and ready to teach. They are super stylish and measure about 1-inch wide x 5/8-inches tall. They are made from black plated base metal and enamel with a fixed logo […]
You know how a lot of Star Wars fans dislike Jar Jar Binks? As a life long Loony Tunes fan, that's exactly how I felt about Space Jam when I first saw it, back when it was originally released in theaters. I was pretty sad about it. My understanding is that a lot of 90's kids really love the film. Show More Summary