News this week kicks off with something in the “humanity is awful” vein. Over $200,000 in collectibles were stolen from Rancho Obi-Wan and re-sold on the market. As if that wasn’t bad enough, the suspected thief is Carl Cunningham. Folks on the convention circuit are familiar with Carl, as he is known for running tours of hard-to-get-to filming sites and has consulted with Lucasfilm for various projects.
Keysha Ramos over at Screencrush explores Hasbro’s Forces of Destiny line.
Disney and Lucasfilm have announced that Star Wars: The Last Jedi will debut in the UK on 14/12/17 pic.twitter.com/TDcT300TzQ
— Star Wars UK (@StarWarsUK) June 7, 2017
This has been the case for the last two releases, so Europe folks be gentle with the spoilers and everyone else, avoid the Internet for a couple days.
Star Wars and other memorabilia from the Fisher/Reynolds estate will be going up for auction.
— B&N Sci-Fi & Fantasy (@BNSciFi) June 9, 2017
Another awesome B&N book cover? I’ll take it.
And finally, some audiobook news
— janina gavankar (@Janina) June 11, 2017