Star Wars

The Saga Continues: ‘Thrawn: Treason’ by Timothy Zahn

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Fantasy Flight Discusses Game Balance, RPGs, and Star Wars at SDCC

If you play board games, you've almost certainly heard of Fantasy Flight. At SDCC, I spoke with them about their…

Word Wednesday: ‘TIE Fighter Owners’ Workshop Manual’

Love technical specs? Love diagrams? Love TIE fighters? Then the TIE Fighter Owners' Workshop Manual is just for you! 

‘Star Wars’ at Disneyland: Come to the Park Side

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge is now open at Disneyland (the Walt Disney World version opens later this summer) and the…

Live Look(s) at Disneyland’s Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge!

Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge opens on May 31 at Disneyland Park in California, but our Whit Honea is there TODAY!…

Paper and Paste: Making Stuff With Children

Our first self-made mask out of papier-mâché had initially been met with a certain dose of skepticism by child #1.…

Bodaciously Awesome Family Show: Enters The VOID

I'm not sure I'll ever write geekier words: the family went inside a Star Wars-based Virtual Reality experience and it…

GBBP 196: ‘Star Wars Resistance’

Welcome back to everyone's favorite galaxy far, far away. This week, we take an advance peek at the newest incarnation…

Han Solo Cups Are for Everyone

Reading Time: 3 minutes I’m the proud parent of a happy autistic son, and when Disney challenged us to come…

Back-to-School Incentives with LEGO

With school back in session, some parents are looking for new ways to encourage kids to meet new challenges or…

Stack Overflow: 9 ‘Star Wars’ Books

It's always a good time to enjoy 'Star Wars' books. Here's a mix of options for kids and adults.

‘Star Wars: Destiny Legacies’ Expansion and Storage Binders

Reading Time: 5 minutesStar Wars Destiny Legacies and Storage Binders, Images: Fantasy Flight Games and Lucasfilm Last year I started…

10 Things Parents Should Know About ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’

Solo, the latest entry in the Star Wars saga is a fast-paced action movie, a heist film, a love story,…

The LEGO Millennium Falcon Arrives With a New Look as a Pedicab

In celebration of Star Wars Day and the upcoming release of 'Solo: A Star Wars Story,' LEGO has built a…

The Saga Continues: ‘Last Shot’ by Daniel José Older

Reading Time: 5 minutesThe Saga Continues… Image: Sophie Brown With Infinity War finally behind us, geek eyes the world over…

What’s on My Game Radar? May 2018 Edition

I've got a small collection of game-related news and items that may be of interest to some of you.

New ‘Solo: A Star Wars Story’ LEGO Kits Available

The widely anticipated space western 'Solo: A Star Wars Story' is almost upon us. In celebration, LEGO has released another…

Save What You Love (on the Fridge) With This DIY Rose Tico Magnet

Reading Time: 3 minutes Han Solo and Lando Calrissian might be getting all of the hype this week, but The…

‘Star Wars: Imperial Assault – Legends of the Alliance’ App Makes the Original Game Better Than Ever

With the release of the 'Star Wars: Imperial Assault - Legends of the Alliance' app, it's never been easier to…

Run the Star Wars Virtual Half Marathon to Get Real Bling

runDisney is offering up an all-new way to get your Star Wars run on this year! The Star Wars Virtual…

Prepare for ‘The Last Jedi’ with IDW’s Star Wars Graphic Novels

Looking for something Star Wars to read before watching The Last Jedi? Why not download the two recently released Star…

The Lightsaber Archive: Know Your Lightsaber

The Lightsaber Archive is where the serious Star Wars aficionados can get the lowdown on all things saber-related (as well…

9 (Spoiler-Free) Things Parents Should Know About ‘Star Wars Episode VIII: The Last Jedi’

You're probably already planning to see the new 'Star Wars' film. You may even have tickets. But what should you…

Book Passage to ‘Canto Bight’ and Take a Journey to ‘The Last Jedi’

Canto Bight is a paradise. A dirty, dangerous paradise where you might die, but a paradise nonetheless. Welcome to 'Canto…

GeekMom Holiday Gift Guide 2017 #4: Books

The GeekMoms share their suggestions for the best books to give this holiday season. From cross stitch to cats, science…

Comic Book Corner: 9 Comics We Read in October & November 2017

Sophie, Beth, and Mariana share their thoughts on the latest from the worlds of 'Star Wars,' 'Hellboy,' 'Plants vs. Zombies,' 'X-Files,'…

Fulfill Your ‘Star Wars Destiny’ With the New Two-Player Game

The 'Star Wars Destiny' Two-Player Game is a new 'Star Wars Destiny' starter set designed to allow a fully playable…

GBBP 156: Janina Gavankar

Today, we're absolutely thrilled to bring your our conversation with Janina Gavankar, who is currently having a bit of a…