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Star Wars Darth Vader #9 Review: The Logic Behind The Legend

Star Wars Darth Vader #9 Review: The Logic Behind The Legend

One of the challenges with the newly canonical comic books is the need to balance the menace and mastery of Darth Vader against the desire to deepen his sense of loss and, in some ways, justify his failures Star Wars: Darth Vader #9 is one of the rare ones that perfectly balances the struggle between[...]

Embrace the Dark Side With New Star Wars Toybox Figures at shopDisney

Embrace the Dark Side With New Star Wars Toybox Figures at shopDisney

Up first is Darth Vader, who gets a new bulky design but will come with his iconic lightsaber and multiple points of articulation Following Darth Vader into battle next is the loyal and not very accurate Stormtrooper Equipped with their blaster, this soldier is ready to take the fight to the Rebellion while rocking that[...]

Star Wars Celebrates Valentines Days With New Pops From Funko

Star Wars Celebrates Valentine's Days With New Pops From Funko

The four Star Wars Valentines Day Funko Pop Vinyls that will be releasing are:Valentines Yoda Valentines Darth Vader Valentines Stormtrooper Cupid Chewbacca[gallery link="file" columns="4" size="large" ids="1317186,1317187,1317188,1317189"] No packaging images or information has been released, but we can imagine some sort of Valentines themed red designs on each These Star Wars Valentine's Day Pops from Funko[...]

Lets Take A Look At Diamond Selects New Darth Vader Gallery Statue

Let's Take A Look At Diamond Select's New Darth Vader Gallery Statue

When they bought Gentle Giant and started in on the Star Wars license, it only felt like a matter of time before they started with statues in their Gallery line for Boba Fett, Darth Vader, and more Known for quality and craftsmanship while keeping costs down, the Gallery line has been a huge success in[...]

Darth Vader Gets ShopDisney Exclusive Diamond Select Statue

Darth Vader Gets ShopDisney Exclusive Diamond Select Statue

The iconic Sith Lord Darth Vader has arrived and is ready to destroy the rebellion with his newest exclusive statue Going exclusively to the Disney store and shop Disney, fans will be able to bring this iconic Star Wars character home Standing roughly 10 inches tall, Darth Vader is displayed on a dynamic base with[...]

Star Wars: How David Prowse and Peter Mayhew Became Unsung Heroes

Star Wars: How David Prowse and Peter Mayhew Became Unsung Heroes

Sebastian Shaw performed the few lines as a dying Darth Vader in Return of the Jedi (1983), neither Prowse nor Mayhew did any speaking in their screen time as they were in masks the entire time Prowse became the body for Vader during the original trilogy, and Mayhew was the physical presence behind Chewbacca for[...]

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Could Have Featured an Anakin Cameo

Star Wars: The Last Jedi Could Have Featured an Anakin Cameo

Star Wars The Last Jedi was chock-full of cameos, easter eggs, and franchise nods, but fans almost had an additional reference that they wouldn't have necessarily guessed. Writer and director of The Last Jedi, Rian Johnson, recently revealed that he did in fact toy with the idea of bringing back Anakin Skywalker as a force […]

The Mandalorian: Rosario Dawson Discusses Her Journey to Ahsoka Tano

The Mandalorian: Rosario Dawson Discusses Her Journey to Ahsoka Tano

When Rosario Dawson was announced to be joining The Mandalorian this season, many speculated on what role that would be. You didn't have to travel far on the rumor mill to see many guessed it would be arguably Dave Filoni's greatest contribution to the Star Wars' franchise in Ahsoka Tano. The character, originally voiced by […]

Dave Prowse Star Wars Actor Has Passed Away At 85

Dave Prowse, Star Wars Actor, Has Passed Away At 85

Dave Prowse, the man who played Darth Vader on screen in A New Hope, Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi has passed away He was 85 The former bodybuilder's career lasted for over 50 years, but it was his iconic role as Vader that enchanted and enthralled fans for decades Dave Prowse was also[...]

The Mandalorian Showed Chris Krebs The Way Trump Never Had a Chance

The Mandalorian Showed Chris Krebs The Way; Trump Never Had a Chance

Before we check out yet another intersection where pop culture (The Mandalorian) and politics (Donald Trump) are revving their engines, a little backstory. If you're like us, then you find it both hysterical and hypocritical when people whine, "I don't want [politics/social issues] mixed up in my [sports/video games/television show/franchise]!" as if this is some […]

Star Wars Doctor Aphras Murderous Droid Arrives from Gentle Giant

Star Wars Doctor Aphra's Murderous Droid Arrives from Gentle Giant

Triple-Zero was introduced to us in volume 2 of the Darth Vader solo series from Marvel Comics for those not familiar The protocol droid was created to specialize in etiquette, customs, translation, and, of course, torture for the Empire The “murder bot” was awoken by Doctor Aphra and still travels with her to this day[...]

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special Previews The Child Kylo Leia &#038 More

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special Previews The Child, Kylo, Leia & More

At a mysterious Jedi Temple, she is hurled into a cross-timeline adventure through beloved moments in Star Wars cinematic history, coming into contact with Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader, Yoda, Obi-Wan and other iconic heroes and villains from all nine Skywalker saga films But will she make it back in time for the Life Day feast[...]

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special: Disney+ Promos Preview Animated Event

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special: Disney+ Promos Preview Animated Event

At a mysterious Jedi Temple, she is hurled into a cross-timeline adventure through beloved moments in Star Wars cinematic history, coming into contact with Luke Skywalker, Darth Vader, Yoda, Obi-Wan and other iconic heroes and villains from all nine Skywalker saga films But will she make it back in time for the Life Day feast[...]

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special: Rey vs Vader Obi-Wan Trifecta &#038 More

LEGO Star Wars Holiday Special: Rey vs Vader, Obi-Wan Trifecta & More

Set for Tuesday, November 17, the special stars (so far) Kelly Marie Tran (Rose Tico), Billy Dee Williams (Lando Calrissian), and Anthony Daniels (C-3PO), as well as Star Wars: The Clone Wars vets Matt Lanter (Anakin Skywalker), Tom Kane (Yoda, Qui-Gon Jinn), James Arnold Taylor (Obi-Wan Kenobi), and Dee Bradley Baker (clone troopers).[caption id="attachment_1280883" align="aligncenter"[...]

Star Wars: Darth Vader #6 Review: Pretending At Power

Star Wars: Darth Vader #6 Review: Pretending At Power

In Star Wars: Darth Vader #6, we see that the instructional elements for a Sith are not at all easier, with the erstwhile Anakin Skywalker facing Palpatine’s harsh discipline after the emo adventures on Naboo His return to Coruscant is met with force lightning and accusations.[caption id="attachment_1280478" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The cover of Star Wars: Darth[...]

LEGO Announces Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Bespin Duel Set

LEGO Announces Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back Bespin Duel Set

The set will be only 295 pieces and of course mini-figures of Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker The set will stand 8” high, will be 9” longer, and has a display base for the set. The LEGO set is very well done and it highlights one of the most significant events in the Star Wars saga[...]

Star Wars: Darth Vader #4 Review: Just A Little Unbelievable

Star Wars: Darth Vader #4 Review: Just A Little Unbelievable

Of course, this leads to an inordinate number of largely familiar but dangerously unimpressive people trying to kill him, aided much more by Vader’s hesitation and emotional state than any skill or merit of their own.[caption id="attachment_1250968" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The cover of Star Wars: Darth Vader #4 Image Credit: Marvel[/caption]The prequel flashback gallery in Star[...]

Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series Is Coming To PSVR This Month

Vader Immortal: A Star Wars VR Series Is Coming To PSVR This Month

ILMxLAB made the reveal that the Darth Vader-centric story will be coming to Sony's VR system on August 25th, giving pS4 players a chance to experience this unique Star Wars story All three episodes of the game will be sold as a bundle rather than individually, sol you'll be able to own the entire game[...]

Star Wars: Darth Vader #3 Review: Another Sad Chapter

Star Wars: Darth Vader #3 Review: Another Sad Chapter

In the original trilogy (and much of the lore that’s no longer canon), Darth Vader was a mythic figure of overwhelming power and relentless fury Merely a whiff of his cape was enough to send entire squadrons hitting the hyperdrive.[caption id="attachment_1243802" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The official cover for Star Wars: Darth Vader #3[...]

New Star Wars Gentle Giant Statues &#8211 Anakin Vader and The Child

New Star Wars Gentle Giant Statues – Anakin, Vader, and The Child

The next statue is the infamous Darth Vader with a 10” Star Wars Legends in 3D bust The statue shows off the mighty Vader from the iconic film Star Wars: A New Hope in all his glory Fans will see great sculpting of his helmet and parts of his upper body armor The statue will[...]