Star Wars: Rogue One

Early 'Rogue One' Scripts Suggest Chirrut Imwe Was Supposed to Be Jedi Master Rahm Kota

Throw a rock into the Star Wars extended universe and you'll hit a character with a backstory interesting enough to build a feature...

Andrew LaSane
Monday, 02 October 2017 - 11:16AM

Industrial Light & Magic Shows How They Recreated Classic 'Star Wars' Spaceships in a New VFX Reel

Bringing dudes back from the dead is not something that movie studios can do yet, even with the kind of bank that Disney and...

Andrew LaSane
Thursday, 28 September 2017 - 11:20AM

'Star Wars' Anthology Includes Stories Told From the POV of a Mouse Droid and Dead Obi-Wan

There is no shortage of Star Wars stories out there for hardcore fans who aren't satiated by the movies alone, and that reading list...

Andrew LaSane
Friday, 15 September 2017 - 11:25AM

‘Rogue One’ Director Talks About Creating New Stormtroopers and Starfighters

Every Star Wars fan is familiar with the uniformly white Stormtroopers that have done the Empire's bidding since the original 1977...

Kat Stubing
Thursday, 06 April 2017 - 7:42PM

VFX Supervisor Reveals That 'Rogue One' Used (Almost) as Much CGI as 'Phantom Menace'

When Rogue One: A Star Wars Story debuted in theaters last December, fans of the series were struck by how well director Gareth...

Matthew Loffhagen
Monday, 03 April 2017 - 2:06PM

‘Rogue One’ Had Several Different Alternate Endings at First

If you saw Rogue One then you already know that (spoilers) things don't turn out so well for anybody in this movie.The good guys all...

Kat Stubing
Wednesday, 22 March 2017 - 7:45PM

Even Carrie Fisher Couldn't Spot the CGI in Her 'Rogue One' Cameo

It's been nearly three months since the world lost Carrie Fisher, but the sting from her passing still hasn't faded. Things have...

Matthew Loffhagen
Thursday, 16 March 2017 - 12:13PM

The Final Beach Scenes in 'Rogue One' Were Originally Much Longer

Clocking in at over two hours, the Star Wars spin-off film Rogue One followed the common pattern of making a blockbuster franchise...

Jonathan Kesh
Tuesday, 14 March 2017 - 9:14PM

HISHE's Hilarious 'Rogue One' Parody Actually Makes Some Good Points

The folks over at HISHE are at it again, this time giving their satirical treatment to Rogue One.From wondering why exactly Director...

Devin Klos
Friday, 03 March 2017 - 1:17PM

New VFX Reel for 'Rogue One' Shows How They Created Jedha and the Death Star's Superlaser Blast

Since the birth of the series in 1977, Star Wars has always been at the forefront of special effects technology. As most people know,...

Matthew Loffhagen
Friday, 17 February 2017 - 10:56AM

Fan Favorite 'Rogue One' Characters are Getting Their Own Novels

When Disney and Lucasfilm announced the Star Wars Expanded Universe was no longer canon, one major victim was the wealth of Star...

Jonathan Kesh
Friday, 27 January 2017 - 7:55PM

How 'Rogue One' Plays Tricks on Star Wars Fans' Memories Using Visual Effects

Despite lingering fan trauma caused by residual memories of George Lucas' love of green screens, one of the most impressive parts of...

Noelle Phansalkar
Tuesday, 24 January 2017 - 12:39PM

'Star Wars' Experts Explain Why Princess Leia Appeared in 'Rogue One'

A big spoiler warning for the five people who have yet to see Rogue One, but Star Wars expert Pablo Hidalgo just answered a...

Devin Klos
Monday, 23 January 2017 - 9:19PM

'Rogue One' Flies Past One Billion Dollars at the Box Office

It's been close to 40 days since Rogue One opened in theaters, and being a Star Wars film, there were high expectations for how...

Jonathan Kesh
Sunday, 22 January 2017 - 5:53PM

'Rogue One' Editors Reveal How The Reshoots Changed Everything

Every fan hears stories about the original, insane script for Star Wars: A New Hope, which was originally titled "The Adventures of...

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 03 January 2017 - 3:07PM

The 10 Best Sci-Fi Movies of 2016

2016 has been a terrible, terrible year for so many reasons, but here's one nice thing we can say about it: this year was much, much...

Janey Tracey
Saturday, 24 December 2016 - 2:56PM

Spoiler Review of the 'Rogue One' Novelization + 15 Things That Are Not in the Movie

You’ve seen Rogue One. You’ve read the Catalyst companion novel. You’ve even had the soundtrack on repeat since last Friday....

Jordan Pate, Star Wars News Net
Saturday, 24 December 2016 - 12:11PM

This 'Rogue One' Character Was Supposed to Be a Jedi

The Art of Rogue One came out last week, and brought us a beautiful set of concept art for the film with it. But as is the case with...

Janey Tracey
Friday, 23 December 2016 - 12:57PM

VIDEO: Fan Gives 'Rogue One' the Opening Crawl It Deserves

Rogue One was the first anthology film in the Star Wars franchise, and was famously the first Star Wars movie to begin without an...

Janey Tracey
Thursday, 22 December 2016 - 11:17AM

Gareth Edwards: The Original Ending of 'Rogue One' Was Completely Different

This whole week has been about Rogue One--the concept art, the reviews, the box office results, the Easter eggs, and the problems....

Chris Mahon
Tuesday, 20 December 2016 - 1:09PM