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Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond. And to kick things off, let’s start with some ‘This Day in Star Wars’ trivia: On December 14, 1975, Twentieth Century Fox officially green-lighted Star Wars. One of the first steps in the legacy we enjoy today. Now on to…
- You can check out Star Wars artist Dave Dorman‘s American Academy of Arts lecture online. In the video, he covers the full extent of his art career. At over an hour in length, you’ll need to set some time aside to watch this one.
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from December 11 through 17th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- Redback Garrison will be at the Mt. Ommaney community event.
- Empire City Garrison will be in Long Island, NY for the Toys of Hope Holiday Party at Oheka Castle from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM.
- Nordic Garrison will be in Horsens, Denmark for Basketball Childrens Day.
- Redback Garrison will be at the Wonder Factory Christmas Party, and at the Starlight Christmas Party.
- UK Garrison will be in Daventry for a guest signing at Kuni Coffee.
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from December 4 through 10th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- Alpine Garrison will be in Salt Lake City, UT for ZooLights Star Wars Night from 5:30 to 9:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Daventry for the Ashby Fields School Christmas Fair.
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from November 27 through December 3rd. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in St. Louis, MO for the Thanksgiving Day Parade from 8:00 AM to Noon.
- Badlands Garrison will be in Edmonton, Canada for a Make-A-Wish event.
- Midwest Garrison will be in Chicago, IL for the Thanksgiving Day Parade.
- UK Garrison will be in Walton for the Walton Oak School Christmas Fair.
- Central California Garrison will be in Downtown Hanford, CA for the Hanford Christmas Parade from 6:00 to 8:00 PM.
- Czech Garrison will be in Kopřivnice for Koprcon from November 29 to December 1st.
- Garrison Carida will be in Media, PA for Bringing in the Holiday Season/Dining Under the Stars at Earth and State from 6:00 to 9:00 PM.
- German Garrison will be in Mannheim, Germany for the Physics and Technology of Star Wars Lecture by Dr. H. Zitt at the Planetarium Mannheim.
- Midwest Garrison will be in Crystal Lake, IL for the Festival of Lights Parade.
- Mountain Garrison will be in Loveland, CO for the Toys for Tots event with the Colorado Eagles at Budweiser Event Center from 5:30 to 10:00 PM.
- Ohio Garrison will be in Dayton, OH for the Dayton’s Children’s Parade.
- Redback Garrison will be in Brisbane for Moxxximatosis.
Dark Horse Comics will once again be holding a Black Friday sale for Star Wars comics. From the press release…
STAR WARS BLACK FRIDAY!
DARK HORSE STRIKES BACK!
For 72 hours, Dark Horse Digital will offer 150 single-issue Star Wars comics for $100! A savings of over $300!
November 22, MILWAUKIE, OR—Dark Horse Comics is rocking Black Friday madness with a very exclusive limited offer for its digital-comics readers . . .
Feast your optic sensors on this year’s Black Friday MegaBundle. For one weekend only, you can get over 150 digital Star Wars comics for the crazy-low price of only $100.
Get classics like The Clone Wars, The Old Republic, and all three arcs of Crimson Empire. Get a taste of Brian Wood’s critically acclaimed Star Wars series. Your favorite Sith friends are here too, with Darth Maul and Darth Vader series, plus the latest series, Lost Tribe of the Sith. Your favorite bounty hunter, Boba Fett, is here, plus the Imperial spy comicAgent of the Empire. Go back in time to the origins of the Jedi in Dawn of the Jedi, travel to hundreds of years after the films end with Legacy, and more!
Over 3,500 pages of Star Wars goodness! This sale goes live at midnight (PST), Friday, November 29, and runs through midnight, Sunday, December 1.
Get this MegaBundle here: http://goo.gl/bZwZpM, before Chewie punches it, and it jumps to hyperspace!
Stop by Dark Horse Digital and get all the Star Wars comics you could want and more!
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Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from November 20 through 26th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- Bast Alpha Garrison will be in Baton Rouge, LA for Literacy Night.
- Ohio Garrison will be in Lorain, OH for Star Wars Night at the Lorain Public Library from 6:30 to 7:30 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be at the Rocky Xmas Parade and Kmart Troop.
- Garrison Carida will be in Springfield, PA for the Animal Rescue Holiday Paw-ty from 7:00 to 9:00 PM at the Springfield Country Club.
- Italian Garrison will be in Milano for G! Come Giocare from November 22 to 24th.
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from November 13 through 19th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in St. Charles, MO for the Star Wars Jedi Academy event at SCC McClay Branch Library from 6:30 to 8:30 PM.
- Central California Garrison will be in Sacramento, CA for Crocker-Con at the Crocker Art Museum from 5:00 to 9:00 PM.
- Redback Garrison will be in Browns Plains for the Kmart Salvation Wishing Tree, and in Stocklands Rockhampton for the Christmas Parade and Kmart troop.
- UK Garrison will be in Hull for the Christmas Lights Swith-On.
- Ohio Garrison will be in Cincinnati, OH for Star Wars Night with the Cyclones from 6:00 to 10:00 PM.
- UK Garrison will be in Hull for Platform Expo 2013 from November 15 to 16.
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Here’s this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars news and beyond.
- For Kevin Hearne fans, Shattered will be out June 17, 2014.
- Martha Wells has an old novella “Holy Places” that is now available as an eBook via Lightspeed Magazine.
- Also out from Martha Wells is the audiobook version of Ships of the Air.
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Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup.
- Looking for Star Wars 1313 concept art? Check out Gus Mendonca’s website for some you probably haven’t seen before.
- If you’re in the Chicago area this weekend, be sure to check out Star Wars artist Dave Dorman who will be at two events: Wheaton’s Blick Art Supply on Saturday November 2nd (from 2:00 to 4:00 PM) for a live art demo, and in Westmont for the Maleficium exhibit at J. Anthony Kosar’s studio.
- Ewoks: Shadows of Endor writer and comic artist Zack Giallongo will be at Casablanca Comics in Portland, ME on Saturday November 2nd.
Latest Databurst From the 501st covering 501st Legion event news from October 30 through November 5th. As always, be sure to mark your calendars and support your local garrisons.
- 70th Explorers Garrison will be in St. Charles, MO for Trunk R Treat at Matthias Lot Church from 7:45 to 9:00 PM.
- Midwest Garrison will be in Pekin, IL for the Costume Party Trivia Night.
- Garrison Excelsior will be in Rochester, NY for Accessible Halloween.