Archive for July, 2012



Course of the Force: Alison Haislip Video Blog

Alison Haislip | July 11, 2012

Course of the Force: Day Four

StarWars.com Team | July 10, 2012

Day four draws to a close on Course of the Force, taking us from from Oceanside to Pacific Beach — mere miles from our final destination of San Diego Comic-Con! Check out our wrap-up show with co-hosts Chris Hardwick and Ashley Eckstein, and then click through to see more video and photos from Day Four!

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SDCC: It’s Show Time!

Mary Franklin | July 10, 2012

It’s that time of year. San Diego Comic-Con International and Star Wars Celebration are as good as started, and we’re on the verge of showing and sharing a lot of really cool stuff with fans of Star Wars and of pop culture. Keep reading for some details on what to expect from us at this year’s Comic-Con…

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Course of the Force: Alex Albrecht Video Blog

Alex Albrecht | July 9, 2012

Alex Albrecht shares the inside scoop on Course of the Force’s early morning detour through Legoland, as the relay race makes it’s way closer to Comic-Con San Diego.

Course of the Force: Day Three

StarWars.com Team | July 9, 2012

Day 3 of Course of the Force has come to an end! This leg of the journey took us on an exciting detour through LEGOLAND California! Check out our wrap-up show with co-hosts Chris Hardwick and Ashley Eckstein, and then click through to see more video and photos from day three!

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Introducing… Mary Franklin

Mary Franklin | July 9, 2012

Editor’s Note: Fans who have attended previous Star Wars Celebrations, or visited Lucasfilm’s booths at ComicCon or other major events, might well recognize Mary Franklin. Since 2001, Mary has been coordinating events large and small for Lucasfilm, and is often one of the main points of contact with the fan community. She also edits Bantha Tracks, the fan mail column in Star Wars Insider, and starting now, will be a regular blogger here at StarWars.com, covering the worlds of events and fandom. Read on for her first dispatch…

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THIS IS MY DOG.

Alison Haislip | July 9, 2012

Skywalker the Dog

Her name is Skywalker. When people say “But she’s a girl!” I respond, “Leia was a Skywalker.”

You just got learned.

Alison Haislip hosts 4 Points with Alex Albrecht on The Nerdist Channel, and is one of the hosts of this year’s Course of the Force. She is also from New Jersey, and eats too much ice cream.

Course of the Force: Day Two

StarWars.com Team | July 8, 2012

It’s the end of the second day of Course of the Force! Check out our wrap-up show with co-hosts Alex Albrecht and Ashley Eckstein, and then click through to see all of our photos from Day Two!

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Course of the Force: An AMAZING Start to Day 2!

Ashley Eckstein | July 8, 2012

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Hi All! Ashley, here, just checking in! Keep reading for a report from this morning and my first video blog from Course of the Force!

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Course of the Force: Day One

StarWars.com Team | July 7, 2012

We’ve finished the first full day of Course of the Force! Check out our wrap-up show with co-hosts (and bloggers!) Chris Hardwick and Ashley Eckstein, and then click through to see all of our photos from Day One!

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