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[5 Feb 2018 | No Comment | ]
Finisher Medals Revealed for Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side

The 2018 Star Wars Half Marathon – The Dark Side takes place at Walt Disney World on April 19-22 and Disney has recently revealed the finisher medals.
The medals are inspired by the villains of Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
The 5K finisher medal features the Executioner Stormtrooper and the 10K medal is the Praetorian Guard helmet.
Finishers of the half marathon will receive a medal with Captain Phasma’s helmet and the First Order Challenge medal is non other than Kylo Ren.
The Kids’ Races medal feature BB-9E, the villainous droid.
Runners can also take …

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[6 Dec 2017 | No Comment | ]
Ample Hills Creamery Launches ‘Star Wars’ Ice Cream Flavors

Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in a little over a week and Ample Hills Creamery is preparing with the launch of three new Star Wars-themed ice cream flavors.
The new flavors will be available at the Ample Hills Creamery location at Disney’s BoardWalk.
The flavors are: First Order (salted dark chocolate ice cream with cocoa powder, bittersweet chocolate, and espresso); Resistance (brown sugar and vanilla bean ice cream with red-velvet ooey gooey butter cake, toffee pieces and mini marshmallows); and The Force (sweet cream ice cream with fudge swirls and white …

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[15 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
Star Tours: The Adventures Continue Updated at Disney World and Disneyland

Star Tours: The Adventures Continue is getting an update at Disney’s Hollywood Studios and Disneyland park.
In the attraction update guests will be able to experience a new adventure on a Starspeeder on the planet of Crait – which is from the upcoming film Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
This attraction update will debut at both parks on November 17.
But wait, there’s more! Disney has also hinted that “there is another” update coming to Star Tours. Stay tuned for that update.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in December in theaters nationwide.
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[13 Nov 2017 | No Comment | ]
New ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy Announced

Star Wars: The Last Jedi arrives in theaters next month with Episode IX arriving in December 2019.
And, Lucasfilm has announced that The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson is creating an all-new trilogy for the film franchise.
Johnson is set to write and direct the first film in the new, as-yet-unnamed trilogy along with Ram Bergman as producer.
This new trilogy will be “separate from the episodic Skywalker saga” according to Lucasfilm.
No release dates, titles, or storylines for the new trilogy have been announced.
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[19 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Scene from ‘The Last Jedi’ Coming to Star Tours – The Adventures Continue

A scene from Star Wars: The Last Jedi will be added to Star Tours – The Adventures Continue at several Disney Parks.
The scene is a battle scene that happens on the planet of planet of Crait, which fans got a glimpse of earlier this year in a teaser trailer of Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
The new scene will debut at Disneyland and Disney’s Hollywood Studios on November 17.
It comes to Disneyland Paris on November 22, and Tokyo Disneyland on December 15.
Star Wars: The Last Jedi opens in theaters nationwide on …

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[10 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]
New Trailer for ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Released

Star Wars fans got a real treat during the Monday Night Football game on ESPN. That’s when the second trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi premiered.
Earlier in the evening the new movie poster for the film debuted online and it features all the major players from the film.
The new trailer leaves a lot of unanswered questions including who is Supreme Leader Snoke addressing? Why is Luke so angry? And, is Kylo Ren really extending his hand in peace to Rey?
You can watch the trailer here. Maybe watch it a …

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[9 Oct 2017 | No Comment | ]
Watch ‘The Last Jedi’ Trailer at Disneyland’s Downtown Disney District Tonight

The official trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi debuts tonight during Monday Night Football on ESPN and fans can join together in Disneyland’s Downtown Disney District to watch the trailer.
The trailer will be shown on a giant screen outside the AMC Theaters in the Downtown Disney District.
The event begins at 5 p.m. PT and includes a live DJ, trivia, and giveaways as fans wait for the trailer’s premiere.
Fans can also buy tickets for The Last Jedi at the AMC box office. The film arrives in theaters on December 15.
If …

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[18 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]
Star Wars: Galactic Nights Returns to Disney’s Hollywood Studios

Star Wars: Galactic Nights is returning for one night to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.
The special event featuring Star Wars characters, celebrity appearances, fireworks, and more is planned for December 16, the day after the opening of Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Guests attending Galactic Nights will have a chance to enjoy Star Wars: A Galaxy Far, Far Away, fireworks during Star Wars: A Galactic Spectacular, a panel discussion about Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, and more.
Other event include a DJ Dance Party, Darth Vader and Stormtroopers marching down Hollywood Boulevard, character encounters, and …

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[12 Sep 2017 | No Comment | ]
J.J. Abrams Tapped to Write and Direct ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

J.J. Abrams, the writer and director of Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been tapped to finish the latest trilogy, writing and directing Star Wars: Episode IX.
Last week it was announced that Lucasfilm and then-Episode IX director Colin Trevorrow had parted ways.
Trevorrow’s departure was the second high profile departure from a Star Wars film this summer. Earlier this summer Ron Howard took over the stand-alone Han Solo film from Phil Lord and Chris Miller.
Lucasfilm said of Trevorrow’s departure that “we have all come to the conclusion that our visions for …

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[24 Aug 2017 | No Comment | ]
Force Friday II Merchandise Events Coming to Disney Parks

Next Friday, September 1, the Force Friday II merchandise event is coming to the Walt Disney World Resort and Disneyland Resort.
On that day brand new Star Wars merchandise will arrive at the theme parks on both coasts at 12:01 a.m.
Guests who want to attend the Force Friday event at Disney Springs at Walt Disney World can register for the event starting August 31 at 6 p.m. at the World of Disney Store.
Guests for that event will be given numbered wristband on a first-come, first-serve basis. Those guests are invited to …