Star Wars

SVCC Celebrates the Art of 'Star Wars' Concept Artist Ralph McQuarrie

While George Lucas was the brainchild behind the world and story of Star Wars, artist and painter Ralph McQuarrie was undoubtedly the...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 22 April 2017 - 3:22PM

Outer Places Is Coming to You Live From Silicon Valley Comic-Con 2017!

When Jon Kesh (our night editor, pictured left) and I (right) arrived in sunny San Jose for Silicon Valley Comic-Con, we had two goals...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 21 April 2017 - 6:58PM

Ewan McGregor Never Received an Offer for an Obi-Wan Spinoff Movie

Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy spoke with MTV earlier this week as to when we can expect the next Star Wars spinoff film...

Kat Stubing
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 - 9:58PM

Behind-the-Scenes 'Han Solo' Video Reveals a Brand-New Alien

When we heard that the new Han Solo spinoff movie was going to be a cross between a Western and a heist film, we cocked an eyebrow,...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 19 April 2017 - 11:28AM

Rian Johnson Finally Reveals the Meaning of the Title 'The Last Jedi'

If you're acquainted with a little-known cult science-fiction franchise known as Star Wars, you'll be aware that there is a slight...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 18 April 2017 - 12:02PM

The Next 'Star Wars' Spinoff Could Be Announced This Summer

While the films in the main Star Wars saga get most of the attention, and deservedly so, we'll admit we have a soft spot for the...

Johnny Brayson
Monday, 17 April 2017 - 8:16PM

Mark Hamill Says Luke Skywalker Might Turn to the Dark Side in 'The Last Jedi'

Apart from the training sequence with Rey, the major highlight of the Last Jedi trailer is the moment where Old Man Skywalker says...

Super User
Monday, 17 April 2017 - 10:55AM

Disney's 'Star Wars' Theme Park is Designed to be Extremely Immersive

When the team behind Star Wars Land at both Disney parks say they want to provide an immersive Star Wars experience, they really mean...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 16 April 2017 - 5:58PM

'Star Wars' Villain Captain Phasma Gets the Spotlight in New Comic Series

Captain Phasma was a tragically underused villain in Star Wars: The Force Awakens — considering how heavily she appeared in the...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 16 April 2017 - 1:38PM

'Star Wars: Rebels' Announces Its Final Season and a New Trailer

The crew of the Ghost may be going on their final mission this year: during an otherwise upbeat panel at this year's Star Wars...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 15 April 2017 - 6:51PM

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' Will Indeed be Leia's Final Appearance

Just recently, the family of the late Carrie Fisher made a public announcement that they'd given permission for Lucasfilm and Disney...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 15 April 2017 - 1:33PM

The Official 'Last Jedi' Teaser Trailer Shows Luke Skywalker Saying "It's Time for the Jedi to End"

Holy crap, it's here: the official teaser trailer for The Last Jedi! Check it out:There are some huge plot points in here, but the...

Super User
Friday, 14 April 2017 - 1:00PM

Outer Places' 'Science of Star Wars' Panel at Silicon Valley Comic-Con Will Answer All Your Geeky Questions

We've been bringing this panel to Comic-Cons for years, and every time we do, it sells out. This year we're coming to Silicon...

Chris Mahon
Friday, 14 April 2017 - 10:59AM

Star Wars Celebration Gives an Emotional Tribute to Carrie Fisher

With the Star Wars Celebration in full swing, we expected a Carrie Fisher tribute, but we didn’t properly prepare for how damn...

Kat Stubing
Thursday, 13 April 2017 - 9:15PM

A First Look at the 'Star Wars' Animated Series ‘Forces of Destiny’

A crucial part of keeping Star Wars alive and profitable is bringing in new audiences that weren’t around for the second wave of...

Kat Stubing
Thursday, 13 April 2017 - 7:50PM

Leaked 'Star Wars: Battlefront II' Trailer Is All About Its Single-Player Story

We all know that 2015's Star Wars Battlefront was far from perfect, particularly at launch. Sure, the visuals were breathtaking, but...

Matthew Loffhagen
Wednesday, 12 April 2017 - 11:31AM

Behind-the-Scenes Details Hint at Supreme Leader Snoke's Opulent Playboy Lifestyle

Star Wars: The Force Awakens was infuriatingly short on details with Supreme Leader Snoke, to the point that we still don't know...

Matthew Loffhagen
Tuesday, 11 April 2017 - 10:56AM

A 'Last Jedi' Leak Reveals Details on Starships and a New Character

The lengths Lucasfilm goes to in order to stop leaks is legendary (does "Blue Harvest" ring any bells?), but Star Wars fans are still...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 10 April 2017 - 12:59PM

Carrie Fisher's Family Allows 'Star Wars: Episode IX' to Include Leia

One recurring question since Carrie Fisher's passing has been the unclear fate of Leia Organa, who played a major role in The Force...

Jonathan Kesh
Saturday, 08 April 2017 - 11:25AM

Star Wars Fan Creates His Own Working, Full-Size BB-8 Droid

After Kenny Baker's legendary performance as R2-D2, we were really hoping BB-8 would have a person rolling around in it....

Super User
Friday, 07 April 2017 - 1:57PM