David Benioff and D.B. Weiss to Write, Direct Star Wars Trilogy

There’s an obvious, crass joke to make here, and I’m not making it. Game of Thrones Writer/Producers David Benioff and D.B. Weiss have been tapped for a Star Wars Trilogy, according to Deadline. The news, which comes just a few months ahead of Solo: A Star Wars Film, seems likely to elicit an element of stability, as the duo is known for... Read More | Share it now!

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Natalie Portman Reprised her Rap Persona on SNL

Sand? Sand. Sand! Since Natalie Portman hosted last weeks Saturday Night Live, it’s only fitting that she get a throwback. In this case, to her rap persona from a 2006 episode of the show. And since that song wound up on Lonely Island”s Incredibad (2009) it’s really only fitting that Andy Samberg came back to perform the new song... Read More | Share it now!

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Fan Trailer Explores the World of Ralph McQuarrie’s Star Wars Art

Impressive. Most impressive. While a lot of credit for Star Wars goes to George Lucas, those in the know realize the part Ralph McQuarrie’s art played in the saga. Well, even though the end result might not initially seem like it. Nonetheless, you can still see the influence of his work today, in the shows, films, comics, and so on (Zeb... Read More | Share it now!

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 Fallout: Disney’s Not Happy, and Wall Street is Panicking

A.K.A. Star Wars Battlefront 2 Controversy, Episode 6: Revenge of the Jedi. Well, we all know EA pulled the microtransactions from Star Wars Battlefront 2. “Temporarily“. That’s not the interesting part, though. No, the interesting part is why they did it. The night before they announced that decision, they had apparently been... Read More | Share it now!

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 is the World’s most Hateable Vampire

A.K.A Star Wars Battlefront 2 Part 4: The Revenge. You know what the difference between the last one of these I did and this one is? Last time, I didn’t have a lot of hard data as to how EA shot themselves in the foot. But thanks to Star Wars Gaming, we now know that it’ll take either 4,528 hours of gameplay (or $2100 on average) to... Read More | Share it now!

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Star Wars Battlefront 2 Controversy Part 3: Tokyo Grift

You know what, EA? Fuck you. I really can’t explain why I expected better from EA. Truly can’t. But naturally, they fix one thing publicly and ruin another in an attempt to get accolades for not really changing anything. Because now, in addition to cutting prices on heroes, they’ve done the same to the amount of credits you get for... Read More | Share it now!

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EA Responds to Star Wars: Battlefront 2 Controversy by Slashing Hero Prices

A full on 75% reduction in cost. EA has responded to the hero unlock controversy in Star Wars: Battlefront 2. After, as of this writing, their initial Reddit response is sitting at 497k downvotes, making it one of the most hated posts in the site’s history. Naturally, this has probably forced PR (or possibly Disney) to start yelling at them to... Read More | Share it now!

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New Star Wars Movie Trilogy & TV Show Announced

The house that mouse built isn’t going to pull a George Lucas and let the Star Wars brand sit on a shelf, planning a new Star Wars trilogy helmed by Rian Johnson, director of Star Wars The Last Jedi. Over the past few years Disney has had some issues finding directors for their Star Wars projects, with Ron Howard most recently coming onboard to... Read More | Share it now!

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Get a Look at the Star Wars Battlefront 2 Launch Trailer

Show them the power of the Dark Side. Star Wars Battlefront 2 is probably the one EA game I’m really interested in at the moment. Mostly because I like me some Star Wars games. Yes, even the really hard ones on the old Nintendo systems. And Star Wars Battlefront 2 seems set to deliver on those promises. Just look at that trailer! Three eras,... Read More | Share it now!

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