Around the WebApril 8, 2016 at 12:01 am | Posted in Around the Web, Regular Feature, Star Wars | Leave a comment
Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond.
- The Star Wars 2016 Del Rey Sampler is free and up for pre-order.
- StarWars.com has an interview with Star Wars author Landry Q. Walker.
- Edelweiss has a listing for a new Rogue One book.
Star Wars Rogue One Rebel Dossier
On Sale Date: December 20, 2016
$12.99 USD, Hardcover, Ages 8 to 12, Disney Lucasfilm Press, 64 pages
- Charles Soule talks about writing Poe Dameron over on StarWars.com.
- And they speak with Poe Dameron artist Phil Noto.
- Buzz Comics has a preview of the C-3PO one shot.
- CBR has a preview of Darth Vader #19.
- Comicbook has a preview of Poe Dameron #2 and some words from Charles Soule.
Conventions & Events
- Emerald City Comicon is this weekend and Star Wars author Kevin Hearne will be there. Click here to check out his schedule. Also in attendance: Corrina Bechko, Gabriel Hardman, Joe Corroney, Katie Cook, Kieron Gillen, Landry Q. Walker, Skottie Young, Terry and Rachel Dodson, Terryl Whitlatch, Ashley Eckstein,
Movie & Television News
- Rogue One not only has a teaser trailer, but a poster too.
- Entertainment Weekly sheds some light on the Rogue One teaser trailer and the characters.
- Need more? Jedi News has a complete photo breakdown of the trailer with 850 photos.
- J.J. Abrams reveals the story behind the ashes in Kylo Ren’s room.
- There’s a new Force For Change campaign.
- StarWars.com has an interview with Daisy Ridley.
- In other news, here’s a trailer that looks interesting. Blood Father stars Mel Gibson and will be out in August.
- This one looks like a good one to catch on Netflix. Blackway hits theaters in June.
Toy & Collectible News
- Pre-orders are up for the Sideshow Premium Format C-3PO and R2-D2.
- Rebelscum has a picture of Disney’s upcoming Boba Fett collection coming May 4th.
- Disney’s Star Wars Elite Figures are back in stock.