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New and Improved Image Gallery
We have updated our image gallery and merged its design with the rest of the web site. Hope you enjoy it, and let me know what else you would like to see in the gallery.
Star Wars Book Reviews
This section has been neglected for a little while, but as part of the current redesign, I am bringing it back in to the fold. Here is a list of all the reviews available here at GalaxyFarAway.com Books. Except where noted, all reviews are by our former Star Wars Book Chick Karen. Also, we have […]
Star Wars in Concert: Boston
In November, I went to see Star Wars in Concert here in Boston at the Garden and it was a treat. It was a live concert, hosted by Anthony Daniels (C3PO), set to video and effects. The concert took us through the entire saga, with Daniels introducing each bit. The best part was the kids […]
Avatar has probably changed what people expect from movies. But what has it changed for Star Wars fans? Here are the top five things Avatar has changed for Star Wars Fans:
Happy Wookiee Life Day from GFA
Happy Life Day, and happy holidays from GFA and these folks hanging out in my tree.
It’s official. Celebration 5 will be in Orlando in August 2010. Not the best combination of time and location—it will be unbearably hot.
New Sounds in the Sound Archive
Based on requests from readers, the following new sounds to the sound archive: hansolo-use_a_good_kiss.mp3(36kb) – "You can use a good kiss" vader-he_will_join_us_or_die.mp3(80kb) – "He will join us or die, master." yoda-help_you_i_can.mp3(60kb)- "Help you I can. Yes, mmmm!" yoda-wars_not_make_one_great.mp3(140kb)- "Great Warrior. Wars not make one great" AT-AT_walking.mp3 (12kb) – AT-AT walking sound.
Flags of our Clones
So how does one spend an idle Friday evening, armed with a camera, some action figures and a poor imagination? Behold:
Mad Magazine Predicted the Prequels in 1982
An amazing series of scans on Flickr from user Drhaggis that show an old 1982 Mad Magazine humorous article that predicts several events that came in the prequels almost 20 years later. It talks about Yoda on Kashyyk, the creation of C3PO, Vader being created by the force and so much more.
Star Wars Rocks
And on the guitar, from the great dunes of Tatooine, the great wamp-rat slayer Luke Skywalker! That’s Leia on the vocals, Chewy on the drums. I’d pay a lot to see them live. Lately StarWarsShop.com has been coming up with all kinds of crazy merchandise. I like it, but sometimes maybe they overdo it. Like […]
GalaxyFarAway.com on Social Media
We now have a Facebook page and a Twitter feed. The Facebook page is just a gathering place for Star Wars (and GFA) fans. The twitter feed will have short bursts of Star Wars news, facts and thoughts. More coming soon, as we gear up for the 10th anniversary of GalaxyFarAway.com next month. (Note: We’ve […]
A complete guide to the Star Wars: Clone Wars television series- everything you’ve wanted to know.
A complete guide to the Star Wars: Clone Wars film- everything you’ve wanted to know!
Young Stormtroopers in Love
Originally uploaded by RedandJonny. A very cool set of photos on Flickr of young Stormtroopers in love.