And the Winner Is…

March 24, 2014 Professor Jango 0

  *Cue into music* Greetings Port Havenites and welcome to the Second Annual Best of Port Haven Awards Ceremony. I’m your host His Administerial Holiness Professor Jango (Peace and Blessings Be Upon Him). Before we get to the winners, I’d like to pause for a minute and thank all of

Episode VII Release Date Confirmed

November 7, 2013 Professor Jango 0

  This afternoon StarWars.Com announced that Disney/Lucasfilm had set a release date for the as of yet untitled Star Wars: Episode VII.  The upcoming film will be released on December 18, 2015.  This announcement comes just after recent rumors that producer Kathleen Kennedy had requested that the film be pushed

Update: Michael Arndt Bumped From Episode VII Writing

October 24, 2013 Professor Jango 0

This afternoon StarWars.Com announced that Disney and Lucasfilm were making some changes to the screenwriting team for the highly anticipated Star Wars:  Episode VII.  In addition to a list of other crew members who have been announced for the film (see below the break for details), the official site released this

Star Wars: Rebels – Teaser Trailer

October 8, 2013 Professor Jango 0

  The official Star Wars Rebels teaser trailer from Lucasfilm gives viewers their first look at the upcoming animated series’ visual style, which is heavily influenced by the work of original Star Wars concept artist Ralph McQuarrie. Star Wars Rebels takes place between Star Wars: Episode III and IV, a

Language in Star Wars

August 1, 2013 Professor Jango 0

  In Star Wars, people talk in what is known as Galactic Basic Standard, which sounds to us Earthlings like English. But are the people in Star Wars really speaking English, or is the viewer/reader simply getting a translation? I know what you’re thinking. You’re thinking, no one cares, Phil. Go away. But

News: Star Wars Celebration VII Announced

July 29, 2013 Professor Jango 0

From StarWars.com (Click image above for link): At the end of Star Wars Celebration Europe’s closing ceremonies this weekend, Lucasfilm officially announced the details of its next official convention: Star Wars Celebration VII will be held in Anaheim, California, from April 16-19, 2015. Timed with the release of Star Wars: Episode VII, this promises to

News: New Animated Series Starting in Fall 2014

May 20, 2013 Professor Jango 0

  More big news about upcoming things in the Star Wars universe courtesy of StarWars.Com:   Production has begun on Star Wars Rebels, an exciting, all-new animated television series based on one of the greatest entertainment franchises of all time. Scheduled to premiere in fall 2014 as a one-hour special telecast

News: EA Makes Agreement for New Star Wars Video Games

May 6, 2013 Professor Jango 0

  StarWars.Com issued the following announcement today about the future of Star Wars video games after the recent news that LucasArts was shutting down:   Today it was announced that Lucasfilm Ltd. and Disney Interactive are entering into a multi-year, multi-title exclusive licensing agreement with Electronic Arts Inc. (EA) for

But You Were the Chosen One! Weren’t You?

February 15, 2013 Professor Jango 0

  Obi-Wan Kenobi cried out these words to a soon-to-be-crispy Anakin on the planet Mustafar inRevenge of the Sith. As we learned previously in The Phantom Menace, Anakin seemed to be the fulfillment of Prophecy of the Chosen One. According to Wookieepedia the prophecy was “one of hundreds of obscure legends maintained