Tricia Talks Idiot’s Array on Star Wars Rebels Declassified

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Tricia joins Jason, Jimmy Mac, and artist Randy Martinez for RebelForce Radio’s Star Wars Rebels Declassified to discuss the episode “Idiot’s Array.” . . . → Read More: Tricia Talks Idiot’s Array on Star Wars Rebels Declassified

Bryan Young Raids Hyperspace Theories Episode Five to Talk Lawrence Kasdan

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The fifth episode of Hyperspace Theories discusses the filmography of The Force Awakens co-screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan, joined by special guest Bryan Young. . . . → Read More: Bryan Young Raids Hyperspace Theories Episode Five to Talk Lawrence Kasdan

Critiquing Our Favorite Franchise Effectively

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Be a Force for change: managing the moments when a beloved franchise inspires a Vaderific rage-fueled “Noooooooo!!!” . . . → Read More: Critiquing Our Favorite Franchise Effectively

FANgirl’s SAGA Read-Along: Beginnings

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It’s time to kick off FANgirl’s first Put More Of This In My Star Wars Read-Along, featuring the graphic novel Saga by Brian K. Vaughan and Fiona Staples. I explained the premise of this new adventure for our blog in a post earlier this month:

Each of the stories picked will have some connection to Star Wars and will promote our goals as readers and fans. We’re going to show you what we like to see in our stories, and we invite you to join us on the adventure.

Our winner of the Read Along giveaway copy was Amanda Bond. Thanks for participating!

Linda kicked off the conversation on Twitter after opening the book and being sucked in.

@fangirlcantina Got my copy of Saga today! I picked up to flip through– couldn't put it down. I loved it! #Saga

— Linda Hansen-Raj (@LindaHansenRaj) January 13, 2015

Kay also offered feedback that the story grabbed her. Mary’s reaction has been more mixed, although one character inspired her enough to contribute an amazing character dissection that will help spur the discussion next week.

To start, let’s talk about the opening chapter:

1) One of the great elements of the Star Wars movies is the use of in media res. The characters and situation are fleshed out but the audience has to dive in. That’s also true in the first chapter of Saga. What did you think?

2) The opening jumps into the birth of the narrator, Hazel. Would you . . . → Read More: FANgirl’s SAGA Read-Along: Beginnings

Fangirls Going Rogue Is Bigger And Better

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Fangirls Going Rogue January 2015 episode is now live. . . . → Read More: Fangirls Going Rogue Is Bigger And Better

Craig Drake Talks Celebration Anaheim Art

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StarWars.com talks to Craig Drake about his Celebration Artwork. . . . → Read More: Craig Drake Talks Celebration Anaheim Art

Is There A Star Wars Gene?

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Mary considers whether or not we’re born with a Star Wars gene? . . . → Read More: Is There A Star Wars Gene?

Ultimate Star Wars Cover Reveal

Ultimate Star Wars cover revealed on Twitter . . . → Read More: Ultimate Star Wars Cover Reveal

Club Jade, Star Ladies and Wild Cards on Fangirl Chat

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Club Jader Tish Pahl joins Fangirl Chat to discuss her adventures in Star Wars fandom and sharing her Expanded Universe expertise with Timothy Zahn. . . . → Read More: Club Jade, Star Ladies and Wild Cards on Fangirl Chat

Star Wars Then and Now

A look back at the world in 1977 and what we have to look forward to in 2015. . . . → Read More: Star Wars Then and Now