Author Archives: Riley Blanton

Bros in the Force – SWR #150

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On this week’s podcast RileyBethany, and Mark are back for a good time talking “the wars!”

  • Bethany talks about criticism and trolling in fandom
  • Ep. 7 is almost done filming – What a whirlwind few months
  • Harry Potter visited the Ep. 7 set
  • Wicket is in the movie!
  • Rebels discussion: Ezra and Zeb are awesome!

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Links:

  1. Less Than A Month Left In Episode VII Production
  2. Will Warwick Davis Appear in Star Wars: Episode VII?
  3. Daniel Radcliffe excited about visiting Star Wars set
  4. http://www.starwarsreport.com/nightattack/
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Bail Faster than Senator Organa! – SWR #149

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On this week’s podcast RileyBethany,and Mark are joined by brand new Star Wars Report contributor Johnamarie Macias!

  • The Cowboy Jedi and some Rebels Talk (3:15)
  • We talk about the happenings an NYCC! (10:20)
  • Is Vanessa Marshall an actual angel? (17:35)
  • Emails
  • A welcome to and interview of Star Wars Report contributor Paul DePaola! (34:30)
  • SPOILER discussion of the leaked concept art (45:00)

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Links:

  1. Star Wars Themed Merchandise at NYCC 2014
  2. Star Wars Reads Day: The Empire Invades!
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A Spark of Rebellion – SWR #148

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On this week’s podcast RileyBethany,and Mark give their thoughts on the premier episode of Star Wars Rebels, and read your emails!

  • We check in on the darker turn of the “Save the EU” campaign
  • Teresa and Aaron from Star Wars Bookworms call in from New York Comic Con
  • How awesome was the Kanan-reveals-lightsaber moment?
  • Spoiler alert, it’s very awesome.

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The “I am Your Father” Moment? – SWR #147

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On this week’s podcast Riley, Bethany and Mark read your emails, and then jump into SPOILER discussion with the amazing Bobby Roberts:

  • We talk about the “I am your father” moment of Ep. VII…
  • What are the ramifications of the possible spoiler?
  • Man, I wish I could put ore notes here but #spoilers… just listen.
  • It’s awesome.
  • Also be sure to check out starwarsreport.com/rumorcontrol1

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Star Wars Original Trilogy Themed Slot Machines

The following is is a contributed article by Emily Campbell.

If you’ve visited a casino recently, you might have noticed that a lot of slot machines now carry with them the commercial license of some of the most successful movies, comic book heroes, and pop culture icons. Slots with arcade-like qualities are now being done in order to appeal to the young adult demographic.

IGT, one of the oldest game developers in the world who supply slot games to Spin Genie and in brick-and-mortar casinos in Vegas, is one of the pioneers of this idea. Transformers, Ghostbusters, and Dungeons and Dragons are some of its first generation themed-based slot games that enjoyed success over the years. Today, let’s take a closer look at IGT’s Star Wars Trilogy slot machine and see what defines it from the others.

Introducing the Star Wars Trilogy Slot Machine
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