Star Wars

Between the Bookends: 8 Books We Read in January 2020

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February 3, 2020

Geek Links: ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Final Season Trailer

If you're a Star Wars fan, then you probably already know that the next BIG thing is almost here - 'The Clone…

January 22, 2020

Upcoming SciFi Shows in 2020

With streaming services, there's a lot of science fiction coming out for TV this year. What sounds the best?

January 9, 2020

‘Star Wars’: My New Hopes

Spoiler Alert! What I'd like Disney to learn from the mistakes in 'The Rise of Skywalker' and my hopes for…

December 22, 2019

9 Spoiler-Free Things Parents (and Everyone Else) Should Know About ‘Star Wars Episode IX: The Rise of Skywalker’

If you're a 'Star Wars' fan, you know you have to see it. What should you know before you go?

December 19, 2019

Word Wednesday: ‘I Am C-3PO – The Inside Story’

The Droid Memoir You Are Looking For: 'I am C-3PO - The Inside Stroy.' Anthony Daniels reveals his experiences from…

December 18, 2019

Word Wednesday: DK: ‘Ultimate Star Wars’

Following hot on the heels of last week's review of Ultimate DC, I'm back with another glorious DK book, Ultimate Star…

December 11, 2019

15+ Extended Canon Characters I’d Love to See in ‘The Rise of Skywalker’

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December 9, 2019

Get ‘Rise of Skywalker’ Ready with Po-Zu’s Latest ‘Star Wars’ Shoes

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November 27, 2019

‘Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order’: The Force Is Strong With This One

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November 22, 2019

The Saga Continues: ‘Resistance Reborn’ by Rebecca Roanhorse

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November 20, 2019

Word Wednesday ‘Rebel Starfighters Owner’s Workshop Manual’

Stay on target with 'The Rebel Starfighters Owners Workshop Manual.' Everything you ever wanted to know about maintaining your X-Wing.

November 13, 2019

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

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July 31, 2019

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…

July 30, 2019

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! 

June 12, 2019

‘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…

June 5, 2019

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!…

May 30, 2019

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.…

April 8, 2019

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…

April 4, 2019

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…

October 3, 2018

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…

September 17, 2018

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…

August 23, 2018

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.

June 18, 2018

‘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…

May 26, 2018

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,…

May 24, 2018

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…

May 4, 2018

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…

May 4, 2018

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.

May 3, 2018

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