Sith vs. Jedi Wall Clock with Light-Up Lightsabers: Product Review

This post is sponsored by the Bradford Exchange. I have been compensated for my time. All opinions are 100% my own.

The Bradford Exchange has long been known for high-end, unique collectibles of some of the most popular and beloved franchises in popular culture. Naturally, many Star Wars items are well-represented in the impressive Bradford Exchange catalog, because they know what collectors like.

For example, let’s look at the Sith vs. Jedi Wall Clock with Light-Up Lightsabers. The wall clock instantly enhances your Star Wars room, office, family den, etc., with the quality and detail the Bradford Exchange is known for. It includes one of the most iconic and pivotal scenes in the Star Wars mythology, the climactic duel in Return of the Jedi between Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker, with the fate of the Rebellion and the galaxy hanging in the balance.

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Save 15% Off Rey’s ‘The Force Awakens’ Salvaged X-Wing Helmet Through June 28 from Anovos!

Here’s another great offer from the fine folks at Anovos:

Like nearly everything she owns, Rey’s X-wing pilot helmet is salvage from the wreckage that litters Jakku. ANOVOS is proud to offer the Star Wars: The Force Awakens Rey Salvaged X-wing Helmet Accessory. With fully lined and padded interior and detailed weathering, this helmet replica is ready to wear. Reserve yours today at get 15% OFF with discount code REY2017 at checkout.

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Lattes with Leia Show #18: The Game Is On

It’s time for Episode 18 of Lattes with Leia. We dive into the topic of Star Wars games of all stripes — tabletop, mobile games, video games, and more. We also discuss the Battlefront 2 trailer and Pandora: The World of Avatar and what it means for the upcoming Star Wars-themed lands in Disney Parks.

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Star Wars *Low Stock Alert* Special Forces TIE Pilot Helmet from Anovos

Here’s a new product update from Anovos:

LOW STOCK ALERT! Elite Special Forces TIE Fighter pilots bear red flashes on their helmets, and report to the upper ranks of the First Order hierarchy. This new Star Wars wearable replica helmet is now in stock and shipping! Order yours today before stock is sold out!

CWK Host Dan Z Guests on the Latest Episode of the EasyGoing Jedi Podcast

CWK’s Dan Z is the guest on episode 15 of the EasyGoing Jedi podcast, an up and coming show that is well worth a listen. Host Mike Whitney and Dan discuss the latest book releases in Star Wars canon, avoiding spoilers, and podcasting in general.

You can check out the show below, or listen on iTunes here.

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The Death Star Attack Briefing Room

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Recently, I was home from work without anything planned. I decided to watch Return of the Jedi because it had been a while since I just sat down and watched it. One of the thing that always impressed me about Star Wars films was how much detail and story inhabits each scene. One example of this is the briefing room scene for the attack on the second Death Star. This well-designed scene includes character development, exposition, world building, and consequences in three carefully crafted minutes of the film. Read more

Mark Hamill to Receive a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

The Hollywood Walk of Fame Class of 2018 was revealed today, and Star Wars legend Mark Hamill is among the honorees. Well-deserved and overdue! Hamill is joined by a variety of honorees from categories that range from motion pictures, television, music recording, radio, and theatre.

You can watch the official announcement and read the press release below:

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Check Out Episode 62 of Radio 1138 from Jedi News Network

The UK is in the middle of a heatwave and RADIO 1138 brings you all the hot news and interviews. This month, to the buzz of an overworked fan, we discuss the Han Solo standalone and the removal of Lord and Miller, hone in on Star Wars Fan Weekend in Burnley and the brilliant guests at the show including Taylor Gray, Femi Taylor, Ian McIlhenney, Ingvild Deila and Jimmy Vee. We hear Star Wars 40th anniversary memories from author Jason Fry and artist JAKe and groove to Darth Elvis and the Imperials with a track from their new album, IV. You can listen to episode 64 on iTunes and email us at with your comments, views and opinions to be a part of the show.

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Ron Howard Assumes Directorial Duties on the Han Solo Standalone Film

Lucasfilm is pleased to announce that Academy Award-winning filmmaker Ron Howard has been named director of the untitled Han Solo film.

“At Lucasfilm, we believe the highest goal of each film is to delight, carrying forward the spirit of the saga that George Lucas began forty years ago,” said Kathleen Kennedy, president of Lucasfilm. “With that in mind, we’re thrilled to announce that Ron Howard will step in to direct the untitled Han Solo film. We have a wonderful script, an incredible cast and crew, and the absolute commitment to make a great movie. Filming will resume the 10th of July.”

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CWK Show #73: “That’s a whole different ballgame”, with Swara Salih & Tom Gross (169)

Dan Z is joined by Beltway Banthas co-host, Swara Salih & CWK newsman, Tom Gross. They begin the show with the news of Phil Lord and Christopher Miller leaving the untitled Han Solo film. Jason Brame and the hosts discuss categorizing ancillary characters in Star Wars, and Tom gives the news. For the Coffee Chat, they play a few rounds of Star Wars Trivial Pursuit. They close out the show with your tweets. This the podcast you’re looking for!

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