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Star Wars: The Last Jedi – the most divisive film ever?

December 20, 2017 10:18 am0 comments
Star Wars: The Last Jedi - the most divisive film ever?

“This movie is an absolute insult to all Star Wars fans.” “I’m going to go have a funeral for my childhood now.” “This is NOT the Star Wars movie you are looking for!” “This movie was AWESOME.” “I was on the edge of my seat, I laughed, I cried.” “I […]

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Will Gompertz reviews Star Wars: The Last Jedi ★★★★☆

December 16, 2017 12:05 pm0 comments
Will Gompertz reviews Star Wars: The Last Jedi ★★★★☆

Star Wars fans, relax. Rian Johnson, the writer-director of the latest instalment, Star Wars: The Last Jedi, has not ruined your Christmas with a turkey. His gift to you is a cracker, a blockbuster movie packed with invention, wit, and action galore. It starts with several bangs. General Hux (Domhnall […]

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Star Wars: 'It's time for a female or non-white director'

December 13, 2017 1:42 pm0 comments
Star Wars: 'It's time for a female or non-white director'

The director of the latest Star Wars movie has said it’s time an episode in the series was entrusted to a female and/or non-white film-maker. “Hell yes it’s time,” said Rian Johnson at a press conference for Star Wars: The Last Jedi in central London. “There are so many incredibly […]

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi has critics in raptures

December 12, 2017 2:18 pm0 comments
Star Wars: The Last Jedi has critics in raptures

“Rousing.” “Thrilling.” “Addictively bold.” Just a few of the superlatives the critics are using to describe the latest film in the Star Wars saga. The Last Jedi, writes the Telegraph, is “enormous fun” and “will leave fans beaming with surprise”. The Guardian calls it “an explosive sugar rush of spectacle” […]

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Star Wars: The Last Jedi – tributes to Carrie Fisher at LA premiere

December 10, 2017 3:10 pm0 comments
Star Wars: The Last Jedi - tributes to Carrie Fisher at LA premiere

Stormtroopers, an AT-AT Walker and a panoply of droids brought the Star Wars universe to downtown Los Angeles at the premiere of The Last Jedi. The much-anticipated first screening of the franchise’s latest episode was dedicated to the late Carrie Fisher, who died last December aged 60. Fisher, playing General […]

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Daisy Ridley denies wanting to leave Star Wars movies

December 3, 2017 6:28 pm0 comments
Daisy Ridley denies wanting to leave Star Wars movies

Daisy Ridley has denied reports that she wants to give up the role of Rey at the end of the current series. Daisy will be in the latest movie Star Wars: The Last Jedi and is due to be in the ninth episode. “When I did sign up, I did […]

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EA Blames Star Wars Canon For Its Greedy, Wretched Battlefront 2 Design

November 30, 2017 7:55 pm0 comments
EA Blames Star Wars Canon For Its Greedy, Wretched Battlefront 2 Design

This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use. There are a lot of ways that EA could deal with its Battlefront 2 program. The company could announce it was redesigning the progression system so that early players didn’t have a huge advantage over […]

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Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Review: Showing the Potential of AR Gaming

November 27, 2017 9:22 pm0 comments
Star Wars: Jedi Challenges Review: Showing the Potential of AR Gaming

I’ve demoed a lot of smartphone-based, augmented reality (AR) headsets, and while they’ve always seemed to have potential, nothing about them was very compelling. Lenovo and Disney are working to change that this holiday season with a well-thought-out game based on Star Wars, called Jedi Challenges. There are quite a […]

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Star Wars Battlefront II game faces further backlash

November 15, 2017 3:33 pm0 comments
Star Wars Battlefront II game faces further backlash

Games publisher EA has faced further criticism over its latest Star Wars game, Battlefront II. Many players were unhappy about the credits that unlock key Star Wars characters. The number required has now been reduced but so has the number that can be earned through gameplay. The alternative is to […]

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Star Wars game in U-turn after player anger

November 14, 2017 4:25 am0 comments
Star Wars game in U-turn after player anger

Games publisher EA has changed a rule in its Star Wars Battlefront II video game after a huge backlash. During the game, players have to obtain credits – either by buying them or through long hours of game play – to unlock popular characters including Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader. […]

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