Vader Jams To M.C. Hammer Song


Apparently being the Dark Lord of the Sith means you can choke people from across the room and jam dam to M.C. Hammer’s hit “Can’t Touch This.” This video was taken during Disney’s recent Star Wars weekend and, well, you have to see it to believe it.    I could try to describe it, but words […]

“Star Wars” Disney Figures Coming


If you’re attending one of the Disney theme parks “Star Wars” themed weekends this summer, you’ll have the chance to pick up one or all of the figures below.  The figures have Disney characters as characters from the original “Star Wars” trilogy including Mickey as Luke Skywalker, Minnie as Princess Leia (gold bikini and all!), […]

Eight Scottish Officers List “Jedi” as Their Religion

In a voluntary survey in Scotland, eight police officers with the Strathclyde Police listed their religious choice as Jedi, according to the BBC. Two civilian support staff also listed the religion from the “Star Wars” films as well. The details were obtained in a Freedom of Information request by Jane’s Police Review. Strathclyde was the […]

Takei Lends Voice to “Clone Wars”


Actor George Takei will lend his voice talent on this Friday’s episode of “Star Wars: Clone Wars,” according to Newsarama. Takei, who is best known for his role as Hikaru Sulu on “Star Trek” will provide the voice for a new villian, Lok Durd.  Takei has done extensive voiceover work the past several years, including […]

Slice of SciFi #191: Interview with Ashley Eckstein (Star Wars: The Clone Wars)


Interview: This week, we talk to Ashley Eckenstein, the voice of Ahsoka Tano on Cartoon Network’s “Star Wars: The Clone Wars.” Ashley may be familiar to some of our younger listeners (and our listeners with young children) as Muffy from Disney Channel’s “That So Raven.” Ashley talks about playing the padawan of Anakin Skywalker on “Clone Wars.”

“Star Wars” Flash Drives


Looking for the perfect gift for the “Star Wars” fan on your holiday list?  How about a flash drive that looks like their favorite character from the original trilogy? Mimoco has a series of flashdrives, decorated to look like characters from the “Star Wars” universe, including Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, Princess Leia and C3-PO. Quantities are […]

Upcoming “Star Wars” Book Details

Earlier this week, we brought you the news  that LucasFilm Limited and Del Rey books signed a new deal to publish 45 more “Star Wars” universe titles over the next several years. At the time, the only information given was about a new, nine-novel series, “The Fate of the Jedi.” Now, LucasFilm Limited editor Sue […]

Create your own Death Star pumpkin

How can you make your house the most feared on the block this Halloween? Why not carve your pumpkin to look like the Empires’ ultimate weapon, the Death Star? Full details on how select, carve and display your own Death Star are included at Noel’s Pumpkin Carving Archive. Darth Vader and a ton of expendible […]