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Growing Up With Star Wars Photopool

Does this have anything to do with gaming? Not a bit. Do we care? Not a bit. One of our first memories was going to see The Empire Strikes Back with our folks when we were 5. That would be Episode V for you newbies to the whole Star Wars…

[8bit Review] Star Wars Force Unleashed

Platform: Xbox 360 Publisher: LucasArts Developer: LucasArts Website: www.lucasarts.com/games/theforceunleashed The Intro- George Lucas and the boys at LucasArts finally get a chance to show off what a Jedi can do in the video game world. Star Wars The Force Unleashed helps fill in the gap between Revenge of The Sith…

[8bit Review] Star Wars the Force Unleashed

George Lucas and the boys at LucasArts finally get a chance to show off what a Jedi can do in the video game world. Star Wars The Force Unleashed helps fill in the gap between Revenge of The Sith and A New Hope. The story itself will be viewed as…

The Cash Unleashed

As I sit here at my horrid corporate job in Kendall Square attempting to look busy, I am secretly surfing Wookieepedia trying to find out if I should waste my time reading the Timothy Zahn trilogy. God forbid I waste my precious time on trashy expanded universe novels. I would much rather…

The Force Underappreciated

I know Star Wars doesn’t need anybody running to its assistance. The IP isn’t exactly an under dog. But I must say, it does irritate me to see the unfairness (over-fairness) in which the Force Unleashed is getting reviewed. When a Star Wars game gets released it

[8bit Review] Lego Star Wars II: The Original Trilogy

Platform: Xbox 360 Publisher: LucasArts/TT Games Developer: Travelers Tales Website: www.lucasarts.com/games/legostarwarsii A long time ago in a Legoland far far away… Finally, the two things that dominated my childhood have come together to create the ultimate experience. That’s right, Star Wars has been “Legofied”. This time around you won’t have…

Star Wars Unleashing the Force On Promotion

Star Wars: Force Unleashed is going to get the biggest licensing push in the history of LucasArts. The game, which releases on September 19th, is being treated like a full theatrical release, complete with toys, books and more. Everything from LEGO versions of in game vehicles to comic books stemming…