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  1. Gaming Gift Guide 2015: PS4 picks - Star Wars: Battlefront and Sandtrooper HeadsetRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Washington Times

    Average gamers devoted to George Lucas' galaxy far, far away, can now take part in 16 epic engagements within key locations tied to the original trilogy of "Star Wars" films in Star Wars: Battlefront . this medium-sized, multiplayer shooter offers a hyper-realistic and dynamic cinematic presentation while visiting over 13 maps spread out on the planets of Hoth, Endor, Tatooine and Sullust .


  2. Seventeen days to go: Six amazing Star Wars things that happened todayRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The New Zealand Herald

    In a semi-regular feature we'll be running until The Force Awakens is unleashed on December 17, here's our wrap of all the Star Wars things that happened today. Daisey Ridley as Rey and John Boyega as Finn, in a scene from the new film, Star Wars: Episode VII - The Force Awakens, directed by J.J. Abrams.


  3. New Star Wars actor Daisy Ridley reveals director JJ Abrams called her acting 'wooden'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | NME

    Daisy Ridley, star of the new Star Wars film, has revealed JJ Abrams criticised her acting as 'wooden' on her first day of filming. In an interview to be published in the January issue of Glamour, the actor said, "JJa probably doesn't remember telling me that my performance was wooden.


  4. Hamill felt 'wave of emotion' on Skellig MichaelRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago |

    Mark Hamill has recalled his time on Skellig Michael saying he wasn't anticipating the "wave of emotion" that came over him while filming his scenes for Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Hamill reflected on his time spent on Skellig Michael, off the coast of Co.


  5. Mark Hamill offers 'Force Awaken' hintsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    The fate of Luke Skywalker has been the subject of much fevered discussion among "Star Wars" fans as the release of "The Force Awakens" looms. While Harrison Ford and Carrie Fisher have been prominently featured in the promotion of the new film, Mark Hamill has been conspicuously absent.


  6. Mark Hamill reveals further information about Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: The Force AwakensRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | NME

    Mark Hamill has suggested his character Luke Skywalker will be in isolation during Star Wars: The Force Awakens in a new interview. Speaking to Empire , Hamill said, "Obviously you're seeing him in a very different time in his life.


  7. Whata s up with Mark Hamill?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Fresno Bee

    The following comments are based on pure speculation and not based on any inside information, visions of the future or secrets paid for with the tears of unicorns. The biggest mystery surrounding "Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens" has to do with Mark Hamill's role.


  8. 20 things to love about the 'Star Wars' universeRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | HeraldNet

    Do we still mean the movies? Or do we mean the culture that sprouted up around it almost 40 years ago and refuses to go away? Are we talking about planets and monsters from the imagination of George Lucas? Or the ancillary empire that sprung from those first blockbusters - bedsheets and video games and TV series and amusement park rides? With 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' opening in December, these questions are about to get even more complicated. The new films, and the films after that - set to arrive annually, until the earth is extinguished by the sun - are post-Lucas enterprises, akin to Disneyland continuing on after Disney.


  9. Force is strong, content weakRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denton Record-Chronicle

    Too bad the content is lacking. It's been just more than 10 years since the last Star Wars Battlefront title released for the Playstation 2 and Xbox, and fans have been waiting ages to jump back into the shoes of Rebel or Imperial scum.


  10. Star Wars: The Force Awakens: Han Solo! Princess Leia! Chewbacca!...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens on December 17. The seventh episode in the series picks up the action 30 years after the end of 1983's Return Of The Jedi Harrison Ford, 73, returns to play Han Solo, the roguish smuggler, in Star Wars: The Force Awakens He was being asked to pick up his lightsaber and play the hero again in his 60s, making an unlikely comeback in the cinematic event of the century: not one but three new Star Wars films. Feel the Force, Luke.


  11. Star Wars marathon brings excitement to local fans Saturday at Williamsburg LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    The theatre in the Williamsburg Library was full for the second movie in the Star Wars film saga, "The Empire Strikes Back." The infamous light-saber battle between Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader was reaching its apex, and then some of the most infamous lines in cinema history were heard.


  12. Star Wars BB-8 droid: perplexing little orb from Star Wars set to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Daily Mail

    ... device is among the best I've ever seen. To paraphrase Alec Guinness's Obi-Wan Kenobi in the first Star Wars, this IS the droid you're looking for. Basically, it's a posh remote-controlled toy but with a few robotic functions that have convinced my ...


  13. Confessions of a 'Star Wars' Virgin: Watching...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Collider

    ... to not. Bottom Line: Like Phantom Menace , part of a fair kid-oriented sci-fi franchise. Not generally up to Star Wars snuff, though. Least Favorite Character(s): Jar Jar, the trade union guy won't take a hint, and Dooku (if he was so powerful ... I ...


  14. Star Wars star John Boyega to go UNDERCOVER to gauge whether fans like The Force AwakensRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    English star John Boyega will attend several screenings of Star Wars: The Force Awakens to see whether fans are satisfied or disappointed by the new movie. The 23-year-old actor - who will portray lead character Finn, a stormtrooper - is unsure about how it will be received after months of relentless hype.


  15. Let's start the holiday movie seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... such iconic character as Han Solo (Harrison Ford), Princess Leia (Carrie Fisher), and Luke Skywalker (Mark Hamill) Star Wars appeals to the purest fans in terms of the original Star Wars trilogy." Kemp said he's excited for "Star Wars" after growing ...


  16. Dance with yokai, go to a monster gym, then entrench yourself on the Star Wars' battlefrontRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Japan Times

    ... no doubt you'll want a tall glass of Pikachu mango soda. The world is only a month away from a brand new "Star Wars" film. But what can diehard fans do to pass the time until "The Force Awakens"? You could try "Star Wars Battlefront." This new "Star ...


  17. New 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens' spot focuses on Adam Driver's Kylo RenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Maryland Gazette

    " Star Wars " has a Thanksgiving treat for impatient fans -- a new, minute-long spot for "The Force Awakens," which features a better look at Adam Driver 's villainous Kylo Ren, who -- while initially believed to be a Sith thanks to his red crossguard lightsaber -- has been revealed to be a member of the mysterious Knights of Ren, and a devoted follower of Darth Vader. In one of the new shots, we even see Daisy Ridley 's Rey firing a blaster at Ren, who manages to deflect the shots with his blade.


  18. Area Acting Legend James Earl Jones Performs In 'Gin Game' On BroadwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | The Pound Ridge Daily Voice

    ... cademy Award nomination, and an Honorary Academy Award. He is also known for his voice roles as Darth Vader in the Star Wars film series and as Mufasa in Disney's "The Lion King."


  19. This Week In GamingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday |

    Hello once again NAGilliuns, and thanks for coming back for This Week In Gaming. This time around we have Xbox going deeper on backwards compatibility, Gabe Newell makes a bizarre investment in something nobody wants and a rock band frontman really, really hates Star Wars Battlefront .


  20. New Star Wars baddie unveiledSTAR Wars fans went into meltdown ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 27 | Daily Star

    The teaser for Star Wars: The Force Awakens, focuses on the villains but does not reveal what Supreme Leader Snoke looks like. Kylo wears a dark cloak and covers his face with a black mask making him a deadringer for evil Darth Vader.