Cargo Cosmetics Announces ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Makeup Collection

Cargo Cosmetics Announces Star Wars: The Last Jedi Makeup Collection

New York, September 18, 2017 – Each season, Cargo Cosmetics journeys to a different destination as a nod to the free spirit of the independent traveler. For Fall/Holiday 2017, the beauty brand will embark on an intergalactic voyage transporting consumers to a galaxy far, far away.

 Award-winning color brand, Cargo Cosmetics, announced the launch of a limited edition Star Wars: The Last Jedi makeup collection via Instagram and Twitter posts published earlier today.

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Ruminations: Rogue One Changes Everything

It started with the Death Star, with the jolt that went through me the first time I saw it over the horizon of the then still unfamiliar Scarif. I couldn’t quite push the image from my mind. Immediately, I knew that things would shift in the Star Wars galaxy with the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story; I didn’t yet know that for me, the shift would be drastic.

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Marvel Star Wars Comics Review: Doctor Aphra #12

This review of Doctor Aphra #12 contains minor spoilers.

It’s no secret Dr. Chelli Aphra has a keen mind, sharp reflexes and a perniciously clever way of thwarting imminent demise with absolutely no concern for anyone who may, or may not, be in the way.

Or does she?

There are some truly puzzling motives to parse in the latest issue of Star Wars: Doctor Aphra and not all of them involve self-centered greed and malice toward all.

In fact, writer Kieron Gillen has added more depth to Aphra throughout the penultimate chapter of “The Enormous Profit” storyline in the monthly series.

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How Deep Did George Lucas Go with the Hero’s Journey in Star Wars? — A Guest Blog by Tomas Pueyo

How Deep Did George Lucas Go with the Hero’s Journey in Star Wars? — A Guest Blog by Tomas Pueyo

Much has been said about George Lucas and the Hero’s Journey. He discovered Joseph Campbell’s idea while the script for A New Hope and became instantly fascinated: so many elements of his movie fit in the Hero’s Journey framework! He decided to go all in and rewrite his script to turn it into a fundamental myth.

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Melinda’s Brew: The Force of Female Fandom [2]

Melinda's Brew

The more things change, the more things stay the same. Aside from the fact I never have been a huge fan of using such a vague word as “thing[s]”, I always have been rather amazed at the truth behind this simple adage. Shouldn’t it stand to reason that change brings about … well, change … thus “things” don’t stay the same? Isn’t that what change is all about?

Yet, we’re all human. Since that is the case, human nature, emotions, preferences come into play, and each of those facets of our beings will affect how adaptable – or resistant to change – we are. Getting philosophical on you I seem to be but this line of thinking popped into my head – quite naturally – when I sat down to write the second installment in my series about Star Wars’ female fan base. From a certain point of view, change has occurred. Read more

The Star Wars Canon Dispatch: September 2017

The Star Wars Canon Dispatch
September 2017

Welcome to The Star Wars Canon Dispatch, an unofficial monthly contextual look at the monthly releases in Star Wars storytelling. The Journey to The Last Jedi story efforts have begun!

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Harrison Ford Talks Star Wars, Carrie Fisher, and More in GQ Interview

GQ has been lavishing some kind attention toward the leading men of Star Wars recently. British GQ named Mark Hamill their Icon of the Year, and now Harrison Ford is featured in a cover story for GQ in their latest issue. He discusses his return to the role of Rick Deckard in Blade Runner 2049, returning to Indiana Jones, Star Wars, flying, family, and more.

You can read the full interview here. A few Star Wars-related highlights can be found below:

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Hasbro Reveals ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi’ Product Images from HASCON

Hasbro revealed a number of new Star Wars products at the first-ever HASCON FANmily event earlier this month (see highlights from HASCON here), and now we have some images to share with you. Most are from The Last Jedi, but there are a few nods to classic Star Wars as well. You’ll probably want all of them!

Check out the hi-res images below:

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New Marvel Comic Features Luke and Leia in ‘Star Wars: The Last Jedi – Storms of Crait’ #1

Journey To A New Planet With STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI – STORMS OF CRAIT #1!
A new adventure for Luke and Leia begins this December

New York, NY—September 15, 2017—Marvel’s STAR WARS comics have pulled back the curtain on fan favorite Captain Phasma, introduced the world to rogue archeologist Doctor Aphra, and crafted stories that have enthralled fans across the galaxy. This December, even more secrets will be revealed when Marvel releases STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI – STORMS OF CRAIT #1. Written by Ben Acker and Ben Blacker (Star Wars: Join The Resistance) with art by Mike Mayhew (Star Wars, The Star Wars), the new mini-series gives fans a look behind the curtain at one very special planet in the galaxy: the mineral planet Crait.

In Star Wars: The Last Jedi, it becomes a battleground between the Resistance and the First Order,  but that wasn’t the first time Crait became a place where heroes and villains clashed in their fight for the galaxy. Luke Skywalker and Leia Organa once took up arms on Crait and led the rebellion as they as they searched for a new home – and a new base for the Rebel Alliance. Tying in to the eagerly anticipated December film, STAR WARS: THE LAST JEDI – STORMS OF CRAIT promises to be a new and exciting adventure for all Star Wars fans – and a story that will change the galaxy as we know it.

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‘Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View’ Audiobook Cast Features John Hamm as Boba Fett

The cast list for the audiobook presentation of Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View has been announced, and the list features some big names — including John Hamm as Boba Fett! From a Certain Point of View is a collection of 40 stories from the galaxy far, far away celebrating 40 years of Star Wars. That concept alone is amazing, and the audiobook is going to be something extra special for fans to enjoy.

Check out the cast list below from StarWars.com:

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