“His genial contribution, in the form of unequalled production paintings, propelled and inspired all of the cast and crew of the original Star Wars trilogy. When words could not convey my ideas, I could always point to one of Ralph’s fabulous illustrations … Continue reading Inspired #1: Ralph McQuarrie
When Star Wars Rebels was announced there was a lot of speculation and even disapproval about another animated series coming to life but as time has progressed, curiosity has moved into anticipation as more is revealed for the show and looks to be a step in the right direction for the series. This video is of Executive Producer Simon Kinberg. The cool thing about this video is if you pay attention to the studio art you can see some different concepts that may play a role in the show. They’re using this show to draw more fans back into Star … Continue reading New Star Wars Rebels Behind the Scenes Video!
After the cancellation of Star Wars The Clone Wars fans were outraged. There were many cliffhangers that were left unresolved. Following Disney’s acquiring of the franchise there had been many reveals that there were more episodes, possibly to be added to the DVD/Bluray release of the fifth season. But now we’re not so sure as Disney might have other plans for the final episodes. According to Jedinews this new content is going to be exclusively given to Apple and released on through the Apple TV device for a limted time. “A Disney branded app for Star Wars will launch on Apple TV devices, … Continue reading Rumor: The Final Clone Wars Episode Exclusive Only to Apple
For those of you who live in the United States and missed this years’ Star Wars Celebration that was held in Europe, fear not! In 2015 Star Wars Celebration VII will be held in Anaheim, CA April 16-18. Anybody who lives in the state of California, like myself, will find this news extremely exciting! According to comingsoon.net, Celebration VII “will be timed to the theatrical release of Star Wars Episode VII”. So does this mean that Ep VII will be released in May 2015, following the traditional May release of the previous six installments? We have no confirmation on this, however, it … Continue reading Star Wars Celebration VII to be Held in Anaheim, CA in 2015!!!
At Star Wars Celebration Europe there was a bit of discussion about the new animated series that is to scheduled to premier in Fall 2014. So what was revealed? The Star Wars Rebel logo above was released along with some other art for the show. The colors that were used in the logo are similar to the ones that are used in the rebel’s pilot uniform. At the Celebration Executive Producer Dave Filoni discussed the influence of the original Star Wars concept artist Ralph McQuarrie and how it plays into the new design. Dave Filoni wanted to use Ralph’s art … Continue reading Update: Star Wars Rebels Animated Series