Posts Tagged ‘Celebration II’



Star Wars Celebration II: The Summer’s Biggest Action Hero

Mary Franklin | February 19, 2013

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Of the many memories and impressions that are dear to my heart from Star Wars Celebration II, these two come to mind immediately: what Star Wars fans contributed to the show, and Yoda.

First, about Yoda… What we at Lucasfilm knew, and what the audience in the Indiana Convention Center had not seen, was that Yoda would have his first real lightsaber fight in the upcoming Attack of the Clones. We’d not released any clips of the Jedi Master in action before the show, having saved the excitement for those seeing it first on the big screen.

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SWCVI: My first step into a larger world…

Daniel Logan | August 14, 2012
Me on stage at Celebration II with Temuera Morrison. Father & Son!

Me on stage at Celebration II with Temuera Morrison. Father & Son!

I attended my first Celebration in May of 2002, Celebration II in Indianapolis, IN (that was actually the first event of that type I ever attended). I had a blast! The attendees were all so enthusiastic about Star Wars and were very friendly to me. What a place to be… all Star Wars: fun activities and panels, people in amazing costumes, great merchandise to see. From that moment, I was hooked.

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