Vector Prime aside, this was a sad day for Expanded Universe fans… I remember being surprised by it on the Sci-Fi Channel and being terribly embarrassment squicked. (My wariness of book trailers probably dates from that moment. Though things do seem to have improved.)
In any case, better now than later to introduce the
Expanded Universe playlist at Youtube ClubJaders. Most of it is much less squicky than this, I promise.
Kind of anticlimactic, but it’ll get the kids excited, I suppose. There’s another version, as well as a super-cheesy music video, “Jedi Song,” on
CartoonNetwork.com. ( via)
Please tell me this has been around for a while and we’ve all just missed it. (
Almost ten years of
The Phantom Menace… Mother’s Day… What else? This was one of several ‘tone poem’ commercials running back in ’99.
StarWars.com posts a summary, with commentary from Dave Filoni, of the second episode airing Friday night,
StarWars.com posted six TV spots this morning. They’re all kind of blurring together for me at this point so I’m not sure if these are new or the same ones that’ve been knocking around, but I’m pretty sure I haven’t seen
Dark Day, above. The others: Around the Galaxy, New Apprentice, Never Before Seen, Legends, and Untold Story.
And here are a few more reviews for you:
IESB, the AP, and Newsday’s Pet Rock blog. Meanwhile, The Guardian’s Ben Child looks into the ‘embargo’ that killed Harry Knowles’ review.