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Hot Toys Announces Jango Fett Collectible Figure

Jango Fett may have been just a simple man trying to make his way in the universe but the fan-favourite bounty hunter will soon be immortalised as a 1/6th collectible figure. The wily gun-slinger is the latest addition to Hot Toys’ Star Wars collectible series and he’s scheduled to land in our galaxy in early 2022, just in time for the 20th anniversary of Attack of the Clones.   As you can see, the figure bears a striking resemblance to actor Temuera Morrison, whose face has ... [Continue Reading]

October 18, 2020 // 0 Comments

Alex Grey’s ‘Ponchos of Star Wars’ Project

From the simple beige-and-brown sleeveless number worn by Luke Skywalker in A New Hope to the vibrant pink and orange garments of the video game Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order, the denizens of that galaxy far, far away appreciate a good poncho when they see one. I was browsing the #AttackOfTheClones hashtag on Instagram one afternoon when I stumbled upon Alex Grey’s art project, The Ponchos of Star Wars, and immediately fell in love with his art style. Alex is the lead illustrator for Blue ... [Continue Reading]

October 15, 2020 // 0 Comments

The Zodiac Signs as ‘Attack of the Clones’ Characters

Ever wondered which Attack of the Clones character would share your star sign? Not being much of an astrologer myself, I enlisted the help and expertise of a dear Twitter friend, Rae Mueller, and asked her to assign a character to each sign of the zodiac. This list was originally published as a Twitter thread back in September but I decided to adapt it (and expand on it) for this site. Remember, this is all just for fun and open to interpretation, so please keep aggressive negotiations to a ... [Continue Reading]

October 8, 2020 // 2 Comments

Star Wars Reads 2020

The official Star Wars site will be launching its annual “Star Wars Reads” event on October 1, which promises to be a fun event for Star Wars fans, young and old. Celebrating its ninth year, Star Wars Reads is a month-long celebration of reading and Star Wars literature and, this year, the organisers have chosen some Attack of the Clones-themed art for use in one of the event’s promotional posters. The artwork, created by Pilot Studio, depicts the prequel heroes in the ... [Continue Reading]

October 1, 2020 // 3 Comments

‘Attack of the Clones’ Action Figures Announced During Hasbro PulseCon 2020

Toy manufacturer Hasbro unveiled a range of new Star Wars action figures during their first-ever Hasbro PulseCon virtual event last week, including two figures from Attack of the Clones: Anakin Skywalker in his peasant disguise and a Phase 1 Clone Trooper. Anakin Skywalker (Peasant Disguise) This fancy, posable 3.75-inch action figure is an updated reissue of the peasant disguise Anakin figure originally released back in 2011 and will be part of Star Wars: The Vintage Collection’s next ... [Continue Reading]

September 28, 2020 // 2 Comments

‘The Star Wars Archives: Episodes I-III, 1999-2005’ Available for Pre-order

Prequel fans, rejoice! Renowned art-book publisher TASCHEN has announced that their latest Star Wars-themed reference book, The Star Wars Archives: Episodes I-III, 1999-2005, is finally available for pre-order and that the book will begin shipping as from late October. Written and edited by film historian Paul Duncan and created with the full cooperation of George Lucas and Lucasfilm Limited, this 600-page hardback volume covers the making of the Star Wars prequel trilogy and includes a chapter ... [Continue Reading]

September 24, 2020 // 4 Comments

Review: Attack of the Clones (Little Golden Book)

A couple of months ago, I made the decision to expand my near nonexistent collection of Attack of the Clones merchandise ahead of the film’s 20th anniversary, so I treated myself to a copy of Little Golden Book’s adaptation of my favourite chapter in the Skywalker saga. So, you may be wondering “Would it be a worthy addition to my collection?” orĀ  “Is it something my younglings would enjoy?” Let’s dive in. Writer Christopher Nicholas has done a ... [Continue Reading]

September 20, 2020 // 4 Comments

Attack of the Clones 30 Days Challenge

On September 1st, 2020, I will be launching a 30-day Twitter challenge to celebrate one of the most underappreciated entries in the Skywalker saga, Attack of the Clones. If you’ve been following me over on Twitter, you’ll know that the film holds a very special place in my heart and is my personal favourite of the nine saga films, warts and all. We’re fast approaching the twentieth anniversary of this underrated classic, so it’s time to start thinking of fun ways to pay ... [Continue Reading]

August 30, 2020 // 1 Comment