Around the Web

August 26, 2016 at 12:01 am | Posted in Around the Web, Books, Collecting, Comic Books, Conventions, Events, Marvel, Regular Feature, Toys | Leave a comment

Here is this week’s Around the Web news roundup of Star Wars and beyond.

Book News

  • Author Timothy Zahn was awarded the 2016 Life Achievement Award by the International Association of Media Tie-In Writers.
  • Author Jason Fry talks about his new book Star Wars: Aliens of the Galaxy on StarWars.com.
  • Did you spot the Tuckerization of Star Wars author Kevin Hearne in Aftermath: Life Debt?
  • Edelweiss has a new entry for the Art of Coloring Star Wars: Rogue which looks kind of neat. It’s a 128 page coloring book targeted for young adults and will be out December 20 from Disney Lucasfilm Press.

art-of-coloring-rogue-one

Comic News

Convention & Event News

  • Geek.Kon is August 26 to 28 in Madison, WI. Star Wars guests include author John Jackson Miller.
  • Count-i-Con is August 27 to 28 in Grayslake, IL. Star Wars guests include author Timothy Zahn and artists Greg Hildebrandt and Dave Dorman.
  • Dodeca Con is September 16 to 18 in Columbia, MO. Star Wars guests include author John Jackson Miller.
  • New York Comic Con is October 6 to 9 in New York City, NY. Star Wars guests include author Chuck Wendig, actress Carrie Fisher, artists Mark Brooks, Katie Cook, Adi Granov, Alex Maleev and comic writer Charles Soule.
  • Star Wars Celebration Orlando is April 13 to 16, 2017 in Orlando, FL.

Fandom News

  • Latest episode of The Star Wars Show.

  • Latest episode of The Star Wars After Show.

  • And if you haven’t watched the fan edit version of the Rogue One trailer utilizing Beastie Boys “Sabotage” it really is worth a watch.

Movie & Television News

  • The Disappointments Room is a lousy name for a movie, but the trailer looks good. It’ll be out September 9th.

Toy & Collectible News

Posted By: Skuldren for Roqoo Depot.

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