Coming Soon has posted their Star Wars roundup for the week and it’s full of possible spoilers, including some brand new pictures. Read it at your own risk! Most of the spoilers originate at a site called Millennium Falcon, which might be worth keeping an eye on.
In other recent news, TFN claims that the soundtrack for ROTS will be out on May 3rd, 2005, and will include a bonus DVD.
Blogger B2 at Toner Mishap found a Star Wars themed 45′ in his garage. He’s selling it on eBay, but he’s also offering several other fannish MP3’s. Get ’em before they’re gone.
I’m usually not much for guns-and-whores noir, but the trailer for Sin City, based on the comic books by Frank Miller, looks AMAZING. Word on the street is that the whole thing (save actors) is done with CGI, and that they capture scenes from the comics perfectly – right down to the flat black and white in some cases.
It’s pretty impossible to miss the release date for Harry Potter and the Half Blood Prince, (Less than 38 chapters! Already on the best seller list!) but did you know that they’ve released two stills from the Goblet of Fire movie? Or that “harry potter” is the 8th most popular Google search in Brazil and Finland?
Lots of new stuff at starwars.com. Chiefly, their Best of 2004 roundup covers all the major stuff for the year.
What’s your choice for the top SW event or announcement of 2004?
It just keeps coming… Tuesday, we got the annoucement of the Diorama Builders’ room, a collaborative effort organized by Frank D’Iorio, will be building a Death Star. It looks like everyone will be welcome to participate.
Today, it’s the Costume events, sure to be of interest to CJers. Contest guidelines and registration forms will be avaliable in January.
The official site has posted which fan groups will be featured in the Fan Fair Exhibit Hall. There are several organizations familiar to CJ members in the lineup, like The 501st, Chicago Force and the Indy Knights. The fan groups will be recruiting, passing out swag, and spreading the word about their respective organizations.
J.K Rowling is finished with Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince and they’ll be annoucing the exact publication date with 24 hours. The Daily Snitch has a screenshot of the annoucement from jkrowkling.com.
I’m guessing March, always a big time for hardcovers.
Star Wars: A Video Games Saga is an overview of GFFA electronic games from the Golden Age to the latest release.
Jar-Jar Binks is the mosting annoying character in film history, according to U.K. tabloid The Sun. He beat Donkey from Shrek, Gollum and several Jim Carey characters for the honor.