Rogue One: A Star Wars Story first trailer drops

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So yeah, at the time of this writing I’m almost positive this news is already making its way around the globe. So while you might have already read an article or two on the first Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer, allow us to post and comment. With Disney now owning the Star Wars … Read more

[CONTEST CLOSED] Enter to win 6 months of Netflix Canada in time for Star Wars: The Force Awakens

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As you’ve most likely heard — especially if you’re up to speed on our monthly what’s New on Netflix Canada lists, Star Wars: The Force Awakens hits the streaming service in Canada on July 15th. Not only are Canadians lucky to be able to watch the movie (our neighbours to the south and in the rest of … Read more

Chicago loses the Lucas museum keeps parking lot

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The long battle between The Friends of the Park and the City of Chicago is finally over and the Lucas museum is officially dead. George Lucas expressed interest in building his narrative art museum in Chicago two years ago. Almost immediately there was both excitement and opposition to the Lucas museum, especially the chosen location. … Read more

Darth Vader confirmed to appear in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

In a recent interview with Entertainment Weekly, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy was asked asked about what existing characters might make an appearance in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. She responded with what could possibly be the greatest confirmation ever: I think we can talk about Vader… With just those few simple words, Star Wars fans … Read more

John Boyega Joins The Cast Of Pacific Rim Sequel

Looks like John Boyega will be trading in lightsabers and Stormtroopers for Jaegers and Kaiju, at least temporarily. Deadline is reporting that the Star Wars actor is on board to play a leading role in the upcoming sequel to Pacific Rim. Very little is known about the plot of the film, but Boyega will reportedly play … Read more

This Star Wars Danger Zone Music Video is Fantastic

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Everyone remembers last year’s absolutely delightful Archer tribute to Kenny Loggins’ famous Top Gun tune, Danger Zone — if you don’t, you should go watch it! Well, looks like it’s time to don your flight suits and strap in again, pilots, this time into the cockpits of a myriad of beloved Star Wars starfighters. Weston Wong over … Read more

#MayThe4thBeWithYou With Lightsaber Escape From Google

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To celebrate Star Wars day, play this game in your Chrome browser, Lightsaber Escape. In case you are not a fan of the franchise, or maybe you’re just casually interested in it, today is the 4th of May, which also means that it is Star Wars Day, or also known as “May the 4th be … Read more

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Teaser Trailer Launched Today

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Hot on the heels of Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens availability on Blu-Ray, Disney had another surprise in store for Star Wars fans this morning. The first official teaser trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story was released, and oh boy is it fantastic. Take a look at the trailer below, and … Read more

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Blu-Ray Leaks To Torrent Sites

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Blu-Ray leaks happen on almost a daily basis in the wide world of torrenting and torrent sites but those sites are in high gear today as fans clamor to download Star Wars: Episode VII — The Force Awakens. The official release of the Blu-Ray is April 5th and this leaking to torrent sites shouldn’t come … Read more

DARTH MAUL: Apprentice Fan Film Is Worth Watching

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DARTH MAUL: Apprentice is a new and really well made fan film that just hit YouTube and it’s really worth 18 minutes of your time. If you’re anything like me, Darth Maul was one character I wished had a bigger role than he did in Episode 1. I remember seeing him advertised for the first … Read more

Star Wars Headspace: “The Force Goes Electronic”

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The Star Wars juggernaut is in full swing as Star Wars: The Force Awakens continues to break records and meet new milestones. A new compilation of Star Wars music has been announced that’s sure to ruffle a few feathers from Star Wars purists — that’s right, Star Wars is getting the EDM (electronic dance music) treatment. Executive produced by Rick Rubin, Star Wars Headspace … Read more

Star Wars Battlefront Won’t Include Content Outside Original Trilogy

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Star Wars Battlefront fans have just received a disappointing piece of news. On an earnings call late last week, EA indicated that there are no plans for content for the game outside of the original trilogy. When asked about how they might leverage the Star Wars: The Force Awakens phenomenon in the game, EA stated that … Read more

Why Hasn’t ‘The Force’ Awakened Disney’s Stock Price?

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Posted on January 27, 2016 by Zac Cherin After buying Lucasfilm for $4 billion in 2012, The Walt Disney Company had to wait three years for its investment to begin paying tangible dividends. If, however, the initial box-office performance of Star Wars: The Force Awakens is a sign of things to come, then the wait … Read more

Disney Delays Star Wars: Episode VIII Until December 2017

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For those of you who were itching to see the next installment of the Star Wars saga, you’ll have to wait a bit longer to find out what happens after the events in Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Originally slated for a May 26, 2017 release, Disney has announced that Star Wars: Episode VIII will be pushed back … Read more

25 Hottest Gifts That Won the Holiday Season

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Posted on January 6, 2016 by Ben Taylor With the holidays in the books, SpecOut looked back at the hottest gifts from the season, with a focus on Amazon sales. The online retailer released a report detailing the best-sellers of the holidays, ranging from music to movies, gadgets to home appliances. As usual, electronics and … Read more

The 25 Highest Grossing Films of 2015

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Posted on January 4, 2016 by Tessa Boyce The 2015 calendar year was a tremendous one for movie buffs. Millions of people lined up and were willing to pay beaucoup bucks to see films on the big screen. From lighthearted Pixar animation to extreme dangers on a faraway planet, moviegoers had a taste of everything. … Read more

#WheresRey Asks Why Hasbro Left Rey Out Of Star Wars Monopoly

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If you’ve seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens — I mean c’mon who hasn’t by now? — you know who the major players are. Fans of the movie and a favourite board game are being forced to ask #WheresRey as she’s not one of the playable tokens in Hasbro’s latest edition of Star Wars Monopoly. The playable characters are … Read more

Voice Of Boba Fett, Jason Wingreen, Passes Away At 95

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Jason Wingreen, known for his role in All in the Family and Archie Bunker’s Place, was also the voice of Boba Fett in the original Star Wars movies. His son Ned told The Hollywood Reporter that Wingreen passed away in his L.A. home on December 25th at the age of 95. Wingreen played the role of Harry Snowden … Read more

What’s In The Box!? Loot Crate: Galaxy Edition

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We here at Techaeris love to geek out over a wide variety of things. Today we’re taking a look at the Loot Crate: Galaxy Edition of What’s In The Box!? Unlike previous months, we’re taking a look at the box with our very own Alex Hernandez rocking an unboxing video. While the past few months worth … Read more

[301] Star Wars: The Force Awakens Breaks Loads Of Opening Weekend Box Office Records

So it seems obvious to me now that I wasn’t the only person to go see Star Wars: The Force Awakens this weekend. In fact, as numbers continue to come pouring in, Box Office records continue to fall as Star Wars powers on. I personally saw the movie twice this weekend (and enjoyed it thoroughly, … Read more

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Breaks Loads Of Opening Weekend Box Office Records

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So it seems obvious to me now that I wasn’t the only person to go see Star Wars: The Force Awakens this weekend. In fact, as numbers continue to come pouring in, Box Office records continue to fall as Star Wars powers on. I personally saw the movie twice this weekend (and enjoyed it thoroughly, … Read more

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review: No Spoilers, Just The Star Wars We’ve Been Waiting For

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Finally, the day we’ve all been waiting for has arrived! Star Wars Day! Sure, “Star Wars Day” is actually officially celebrated on May the Fourth, but I’m pretty sure we could make an exception for quite possibly the most anticipated film of all time. Star Wars: The Force Awakens is finally in theaters, and the … Read more

[301] Real Life Hot Wheels Darth Vader Car Will Make You Choose The Darkside

One of the most interesting things I love about Star Wars is that the villains are just as beloved as the heroes. For example, Kylo Ren hasn’t even graced the eyes of the masses and he’s by far one of the favorite characters from the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Darth Vader has long … Read more

Real Life Hot Wheels Darth Vader Car Will Make You Choose The Darkside

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One of the most interesting things I love about Star Wars is that the villains are just as beloved as the heroes. For example, Kylo Ren hasn’t even graced the eyes of the masses and he’s by far one of the favorite characters from the upcoming Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Darth Vader has long … Read more

Lids.com: Star Wars Caps Reviewed

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So if you’re any sort of geek at all you’re probably peeing your pants by now in sheer excitement for Star Wars: The Force Awakens (opening this Friday). Well the folks over at Lids.com are just as geeky as you, and they’ve unveiled their new line of Star Wars caps just for you to show … Read more

[301] The Great Star Wars Commander Code Giveaway

Alrighty you seriously awesome readers, followers and sexy beasts! If you’re not playing Star Wars Commander on iOS and Android then you’d better get your galactic derrieres in gear and download the game! Not only is it a fun mobile game but it’s been recently enhanced with content straight from the newest Star Wars film, The … Read more