Wondering what’s been happening at StarWars.com? Here’s a quick roundup of what you might have missed this week!
CELEBRATION EUROPE NEWS
The popular Darth Maul arc from Season Five of The Clone Wars, consisting of episodes “Revival,” “Eminence,” “Shades of Reason,” and “The Lawless,” have been edited into a new director’s cut just for Celebration Europe! It will screen theatrically at the Celebration Digital Stage in Halle Essen in the Congress Center Ost. This stage was especially created for an optimal viewing experience, with Barco digital projection and 5.1 surround sound.
In addition, a new collectibles showcase has also been announced for Celebration Europe!
THE BEST OF THE BLOG
Del Rey officially announces and begins recruiting for the Star Wars Action Team, or SWAT, with the goal of spreading the word on Star Wars books!
Amy Ratcliffe takes a look at some amazing fan-made LEGO Star Wars creations.
In Guitars and Lightsabers, a new feature in which musicians discuss Star Wars, Jason Shaw and Garrett Leister of the band HRVRD talk about what Star Wars means to them.
In “The Cinema Behind Star Wars: Seven Samurai,” Bryan Young discusses the huge influence of Akira Kurosawa’s masterpiece on a galaxy far, far away.