Star Wars

Fangirlish Writers Talk What Carrie Fisher Meant to Them

This year at New York Comic Con, Alyssa and I were standing back stage with a YA author, waiting for her car to arrive. We were talking about the panel that we had all attended earlier in the day and…

Rogue One Review: A New (New) Beginning

How does it feel, someone was asking their companion as I left the movie theater, to know that the entire galaxy was saved because of a woman? I didn’t hear the answer, but I have mine – pretty damn good.…

Emilia Clarke Joins Star Wars Universe

Emilia Clarke is coming to a galaxy far, far away. The actress, better known for the role of  Daenerys Targaryen in Game of Thrones, is slated to join the upcoming Han Solo Star Wars movie. No information on who she’ll play…

Check Out the New Rogue One International Trailer

There’s a new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story international trailer – and thank the force, it actually contains some new footage. Among the new scenes, more X-Wing dogfighting, battles on the planet Scarif, and extended looks at both Darth Vader and…

See the New Rogue One: A Star Wars Story “Together” TV Spot

Rebellions, Jyn Erso says in this new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story “Together” TV Spot, are built on hope. I have hope. I also have feels.  Are you having feels? I’m having feels. Childhood feels. Star Wars feels. And, also,…

Check out the New Rogue One Character Posters

The Galaxy far, far away is getting more and more diverse, and we couldn’t be happier. We already knew this, of course, but the new character posters for Rogue One: A Star Wars story are here, and they only reinforce…

Watch the New Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Trailer

Rogue One: A Star Wars Story brings us to whole new world. And it looks very different from the old one. The movie debuted a new poster and a new trailer this week, and both make one thing absolutely clear: This is Jyn…

New Rogue One: A Star Wars Story Trailer Debuts

You got sports, and you got a Star Wars story. A little bit for every type of fan. The new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story trailer debuted during NBC’s prime-time Olympics coverage, and …spoiler alert, Darth Vader was in it.…

Alden Ehrenreich is officially the new Han Solo

The worst kept secret in the Star Wars franchise has now been confirmed. Alden Ehrenreich is officially Han Solo. Of course, this was first reported back in May, and as is the way with these things, had been assumed to…

New Star Wars: Rogue One poster and footage released

Star Wars Celebration is now underway in London, and we’re getting all sorts of information on Rogue One. The entire cast appeared at the celebration today, and a brand-new reel of behind-the-scenes footage was released. The Star Wars official Twitter account…

5 Reasons Why Stormpilot Should be Crowned ‘Ship of The Year’

The Fandom Awards are back, and with them comes the most cut-throat competition of them all: Ship of the Year. And here we are, to break down the nominees and give you reasons why each of them should win the…

New Photos from Star Wars: Rogue One

We’ve seen the trailer, we’ve listed our hopes for San Diego Comic-Con, but the truth is, we know precious little about Star Wars: Rogue One. And yet we’re still excited. This is Star Wars, after all. And these new photos…

James Earl Jones to voice Darth Vader in Rogue One

Star Wars fans rejoice! James Earl Jones, the iconic voice of Darth Vader, is set to reprise his role in Star Wars: Rogue One. David Prowse, the man inside the costume, however, won’t be returning. He’s now 80 years old…

Star Wars: Rogue One: Five Things We Hope to See at SDCC

Though a Star Wars: Rogue one appearance has yet to be confirmed for San Diego Comic-Con (pretty please, we’re begging), Star Wars does have a long history with SDCC, so despite rumors to the contrary, we expect it to be…

The new Han Solo is …Alden Ehrenreich?

Alden Ehrenreich, welcome to the Star Wars family. In a way, they were never going to get it right. Not unless they built a time-ship and traveled back thirty years or so Harrison Ford could still play Han Solo. Can…

First ‘Rogue One’ Trailer debuts

Our level of excitement for all things Star Wars is always pretty high, but this time, we might be close to a record. Not just because the first of the promised Star Wars stand-alone stories (Rogue One) debuted it’s first trailer…

Release Date for Blu-ray Combo Pack and DVD of ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ Announced!

YAASS! So excited that the release date for Star Wars: The Force Awakens has been released. We won’t fill you with mumbo jumbo – here’s the press release. BURBANK, Calif. (March 3, 2016)—Star Wars: The Force Awakens shattered box office…

‘Star Wars’: A Reflection on Rey and Finn

Star Wars: The Force Awakens is not perfect, but one thing that it got entirely right was the depiction of the two leads. Their stories are nearly subversive, entirely reflective of the world we live in, and a celebration of…

‘Star Wars’ Spinoff Narrows Search for Young Han Solo

Disney and Lucasfilm are closer to finding their young Han Solo for an untitled Star Wars spinoff. According to Variety, the studios have narrowed the list down to about 12 actors that include Miles Teller, Ansel Elgort, Dave Franco, Jack…