Galactic Geekout - May 4th, 2018

Star Wars: Forces of Destiny Returns 

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Star Wars: Forces of Destiny comes back today on May 4th with a whole new volume of episodes, followed by a TV special on May 25th on Disney Channel! New episodes include shorts taking place within the Rebels era, a short featuring ROTJ era Luke and Leia, a TFA deleted scene, and a few other surprises for you Padmé fans! 

 Disney YouTube 


Solo: A Star War Story Featurettes

Check out these great looks at Solo, featuring interviews with director Ron Howard and the cast, and a tour of Millennium Falcon with Donald Glover!

Courtesy of the Star Wars Youtube


Episode IX Casting Rumor

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Some interesting casting rumors for J.J. Abrams's Star Wars: Episode IX, detailing a casting call for a female going by the name of Caro. Interesting...

Full story at Screen Rant


George Lucas Reveals How Star Wars Was Influenced By the Vietnam War

George Lucas sits down with James Cameron to discuss the Vietnam War's influence on Star Wars in this short clip from James Cameron's Story of Science Fiction.

Full episode airs May 7 at 10/9c on AMC


Star Wars Episode I: Racer  is back!

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Xbox One's backward compatibility program just added a whole batch of old school Star Wars favorites, including Star Wars Episode I: Racer, Knights of the Old Republic II and Republic Commando! 

Full story at Starwars.com

 


Battlefront II to start Solo Season. 

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The official EA Star Wars twitter account announced that Solo Season will be arriving later this month! More details arriving next week.