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Nerdist News: Lady Gaga Goes Gaga for Hatsune Miku

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A Real Life STAR WARS X-Wing Tri-Copter

Artist Rodger Cleye loves recreating flying movie props, and, this time around, he’s crafted possibly the largest Star Wars X-Wing model around. The flying machine is 5 feet long,… more

Craig Drake’s STAR WARS Art On Display at Hero Complex Gallery

The best word to describe Craig Drake’s art is striking. His illustrations have an almost minimalist quality but manage to be bold at the same time. Drake uses just a… more

Nerdist Podcast: John de Lancie

The very talented John de Lancie sits down with the guys to talk about his role as Jane’s father on Breaking Bad, starting his career in the theater, his… more
 

Pickstarter: Save The Home of Anakin Skywalker

The desert is a brutal environment. Sand, wind, heat – it all combines to create harsh conditions that affect people and structures. Why do you think Obi-Wan got so grizzled in… more

Nerdist News: Jennifer Lawrence Mystique Solo Movie

Hey there friends, and welcome to yet another rip-roaring edition of Nerdist News! Ready to hear the dirt on all things awesome? First up we’ve got the latest Star Wars… more

This is What the Darth Maul Game You’ll Never Get To Play Looks Like

The May issue of Game Informer tracks down the story of a Darth Maul game that got the axe at developer Red Fly Studios – including concept art. According to… more
 

Workout Routines Inspired By GAME OF THRONES, MINECRAFT, STAR WARS, And More

Move over, Two-Minute Abs. Fitness blogger Neila Rey has put together workout routines that will help any pop culture enthusiast perfect their flexing. Inspired by movies, TV shows, comics, and… more

Nerdist News: Chewbacca Returns in STAR WARS: EPISODE VII!

Welcome back to another week of glorious Nerdist News, friends! On today’s fantastic episode we’ve got a peek at a kangaroo robot, a preview of some of the original shows… more

Disney Chairman Reveals STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Is Already Filming

Not too long ago in our own galaxy, Lucasfilm and Disney confirmed that filming for Star Wars: Episode VII was slated to begin in May. Specifically, they stated principal photography… more
 

Nerdist News: Next-Gen STAR WARS Videogame, Marvel Phase 3 and 4, and a New HALO Series!

Hello again, friends! Hope you’ve girded your loins for this episode of Nerdist News, cause it may well be our most jam-packed yet! Get ready to hear all about Uncharted … more

Amy Hennig Joins Visceral Games as Creative Director on New STAR WARS Game

We knew that Amy Hennig wouldn’t go long without finding a new home after her departure from Naughty Dog Studios last month, but no one expected her impending destination to… more

Lucasfilm and BIG BANG THEORY Join Forces for a STAR WARS Day Episode

For Star Wars Day this year (May the 4th, but you knew that), Lucasfilm has teamed up with CBS’ The Big Bang Theory for a special Star Wars-themed episode. They’re… more
 

Classic Arcade Bar ‘EightyTwo’ Opens Doors in Los Angeles

The golden age of arcades dominated the scene in the early 1980s.  Although we’ve grown accustomed to our at-home gaming environments, there’s nothing quite like the social experience of plugging… more

Mark Hamill To Make First Ever Appearance at Disney’s Star Wars Weekends

You never know which stars from the Star Wars films and animated series will show up at Disney’s Hollywood Studios’ Star Wars Weekends. The guests change from year to year,… more

Bob Iger Reveals When STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Will Take Place

Disney’s annual shareholder’s meeting took place today, and among other announcements, CEO Bob Iger dropped some news about Star Wars: Episode VII. First of all, he reiterated the only official… more
 

Nerdist News: STAR WARS: EPISODE VII Lead, DOCTOR STRANGE Director, and CONSTANTINE Reveal!

Are you ready for the return of Jessica Chobot, friends? That’s right, the host with the most has come back from SXSW to bless you all with another healthy dose… more

Five Actors Reportedly Contending For Lead Role In STAR WARS: EPISODE VII

The pieces of Star Wars: Episode VII are coming together slowly but surely. Though it’s not been confirmed, it’s looking likely that Adam Driver will be the villain of the… more
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Pharrell Williams’ ‘Happy,’ STAR WARS Edition

You guys. It turns out that Tusken Raiders aren’t being menacing – they’re just raising the roof! Courtesy fan group Star Wars Tunisia, this version of Pharrell Williams’ “Happy,” with… more
 

STAR WARS Meets Shakespeare: Read an Exclusive Excerpt From THE EMPIRE STRIKETH BACK

It is once again time to add iambic pentameter to the galaxy far, far away. William Shakespeare and Star Wars may not seem like a natural combination, but author Ian… more

Thoughts on STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS – The Lost Missions (SPOILERS)

Friday, March 7th, was bittersweet. Star Wars: The Clone Wars hit Netflix not only with all its existing five seasons, but also 13 new episodes, dubbed “The Lost Missions.” Fans… more

The Next Big Thing In STAR WARS Bathroom Fixtures: The Sarlacc Toilet

It all started with a poop joke, and in a way that’s kind of where it ended up as well. After one of his buddies said he was off to “… more
 

Bid On STAR WARS Collectibles to Raise Funds For Rancho Obi-Wan

Just north of San Francisco, there is a magical treasure trove filled to the brim with Star Wars collectibles – and anyone can visit. Rancho Obi-Wan, a non-profit museum run… more

Nerdist News: Adam Driver is the STAR WARS VII Villain, Fincher Directs Steve Jobs, and Marvel Takes Manhattan!

What’s up, friends? It’s the middle of the week and we hope you’ve been having a good one so far! We’ve got some big stuff for you today on Nerdist… more

Report: Adam Driver May Be STAR WARS: EPISODE VII’s Villain

Villains are important to any universe, but it’s especially true for Star Wars. Darth Vader is an iconic character and any bad guy created within the same galaxy will be… more