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November 21, 2014 at 12:01 am | Posted in Art, Books, Comic Books, Conventions, DK, Events, Marvel, Movies, Star Wars, Star Wars Books, Star Wars Rebels, Television, Toys & Collectibles, trailers | Leave a comment
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Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond.

Book News

  • Jedi Bibliothek spotted a new DK book, Ultimate Star Wars (via Star Wars Upcoming Books & Comics). Rather than just being an updated version of their visual guide line, this looks to be something new. It also has an interesting lineup of authors: Ryder Windham, Adam Bray and Daniel Wallace.
  • Bean release an interesting eBook, The Many Deaths of Joe Buckley, which includes author Timothy Zahn.

Comic News

Convention & Event News

  • Awesome Con is November 21 to 23 in Milwaukee, WI. Star Wars guests include John DiMaggio, Phil LaMarr.
  • Memphis Comic Con is November 21 to 23 in Memphis, TN. Star Wars guests include John Jackson Miller.
  • New Orleans Comic Expo is November 21 to 23 in New Orleans, LA. Star Wars guests include Steve Blum.
  • Reno Comic Con is November 21 to 23 in Reno, NV. Star Wars guests include Billy Dee Williams.
  • Supanova Adelaide is November 21 to 23 in Adelaide, Australia. Star Wars guests include Greg Cipes, Katie Cook, Stewart McKenny, Adam Nichols, Wayne Nichols and Sean Williams.
  • MCM Comic Con & Memorabilia is November 22 to 23 in Birmingham, England. Star Wars guests include Chris Bunn, Sean Crawford (Saturday only), Michael Culver (Saturday only) (Saturday only), Tim Dry (Saturday only), Ian Durrant (Saturday only), Stephanie English (Saturday only), Tom Flood (Sunday only), Grant Hall (Sunday only), Barrie Holland (Saturday only), Ian Liston (Saturday only), Derek Lyons (Saturday only), Dean Mitchell (Sunday only), Andy Secombe, Tony Smart (Sunday only), Adam J. Smith (Sunday only).
  • Ottawa Pop Expo is November 22 to 23 in Ottawa, ON. Star Wars guests include James Marsters.
  • Paris Comics Expo is November 22 to 23 in Paris, France. Star Wars guests include Kenny Baker, Anthony Daniels.
  • Super Megafest is November 22 to 23 in Framingham, MA. Star Wars guests include Nick Joseph, Bai Ling, Jake Lloyd, Deep Roy.
  • Xogold Star Live is November 22 to 23 in Utrecht, Netherlands. Star Wars guests include Ken Coombs, Alan Harris, Angus MacInnes, Cathy Munroe, Chris Parsons, David Prowse, Pam Rose.
  • Sean Williams will be in Brisbane, Australia on November 28 for a book signing at Avid Reader.
  • Supanova Brisbane is November 28 to 30 in Brisbane, Australia. Star Wars guests include Greg Cipes, Katie Cook, Stewart McKenny, Adam Nichols, Wayne Nichols and Sean Williams.
  • Ipswich Master-Con is November 29 in Ipswich, England. Star Wars guests include Chris Bunn, Ken Coombs, Pam Rose.
  • Sci-Fi Fest is November 29 in Yeovilton, England. Star Wars guests include Jerome Blacke.
  • Scandinavian Sci-Fi, Game & Film Convention is November 29 to 30 in Stockholm, Sweden. Star Wars guests include Kenny Baker, David Prowse.
  • Wales Comic Con is November 30 in Wrexham, Wales. Star Wars guests include Jeremey Bulloch, Michael Carter, Lewis MacLeod, Brian Muir, Shane Rimmer, Matthew Wood.

For more events, be sure to check out Star Wars Actors Appearances. You can also find more of Timothy Zahn’s 2014 appearances on his Facebook page.

Fandom News

  • Roxy the Rancor has a kickstarter for a new travel container and dungeon set.
  • The Wolfpack has an interview with voice actor Keith Szarabajka (who voice Vizago on Star Wars Rebels).
  • The Wookiee Gunner has an interview with illustrator Andrew Barthelmes (Rebel Journal by Ezra Bridger).
  • Alternative Nation has an interview with author Kevin J. Anderson for the Jedi Academy Trilogy’s 20th anniversary.

Movie & Television News

  • Star Wars Rebels will be taking a break after next week’s “Gathering Forces” episode and will return in January.
  • The New Yoda Chronicles has a trailer for “Clash of the Skywalkers” which will air on Disney XD on November 23rd.
  • In other news, the trailer for American Heist looks pretty good. Starring Adrien Brody and Hayden Christensen, it doesn’t have a release date yet.

Toy & Collectible News

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

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