Posts Tagged ‘Press Release’

Lucasfilm Ltd. and Get Solo™ Introduce Star Wars™ Social Networking Cards

| July 25, 2007

Fans Identify with Revolutionary Contact Cards Introduced at Comic-Con International

SAN DIEGO, CA – July 25, 2007 – For 30 years, Star Wars fans have escaped the confines of this galaxy by living in the virtual world born from the mind of filmmaker George Lucas. Today at Comic-Con International: San Diego, Lucasfilm Ltd. and Get Solo, LLC announced they have joined forces to help enthusiasts express their passion for the saga by creating personalized Star Wars Social Networking Cards that fans can proudly exchange. Get Solo, a provider of innovative marketing media and solutions, is taking orders for the cards starting today at

“Millions of people of all ages have a deep bond with the characters and stories of Star Wars. These new products are unique, because they capture that personal connection. Fans will find the social networking cards to be a fun way to express themselves when meeting other fans, because they can personalize them with their favorite Star Wars images, include interesting personal information, and even build a collection,” says Howard Roffman, President of Lucas Licensing.


History Channel to Reveal Star Wars Legacy at CIV Team | May 24, 2007

The History Channel® to Reveal Star Wars™ Legacy at Celebration IV
The History Channel® will be in full force at Celebration IV with a 45-minute sneak peak preview of its highly anticipated new documentary, STAR WARS™: THE LEGACY REVEALED.

Be among the first to preview this monumental program during the world’s largest Star Wars party at 3 p.m. Sunday, May 27, on the Concourse Stage.

Through interviews with a diverse array of high-profile Star Wars fans (including Peter Jackson, Dan Rather and Kevin Smith) the special, which premieres on The History Channel® May 28 at 9 p.m. Eastern and Pacific /8 p.m. Central, explores the enduring impact and mythic underpinnings of the Star Wars saga.

And, don’t miss out on scoring a pack of The Legacy Revealed Cards from The History Channel®. Destined to be a collectible, The Legacy Revealed Cards feature Star Wars™ icons and, right before your eyes, reveal the historical connections that are explored in The History Channel program. Get a pack during the screening; or stop by the Celebration IV Store anytime over the weekend for a complimentary pack (while supplies last).

The History Channel® also wants to remind you that the celebration doesn’t stop on May 28. Enter The Legacy Revealed Sweepstakes and you could win a trip to Star Wars™ Celebration Europe, the largest official Star Wars™ event in Europe. Only The History Channel is offering fans in the US this exclusive opportunity! Enter May 16 through June 3 at (Lucasfilm Ltd. is not a sponsor of this sweepstakes. See official rules for details.)

The History Channel is a proud sponsor of the Behind the Scenes Stage at Celebration IV.