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Bluefin, the leading North American distributor of toys, collectibles, and hobby merchandise from Japan, Hong Kong and more, expands its line of Star Wars products with the release this month of the Egg Attack Star Wars series EA-015 R2-D2 statue and EA-016 C-3PO statue from Beast Kingdom.

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Not a whole lot of new stuff released in this Star Wars: The Force Awakens clip from Disney, but we do get to see the perceived continued conflict between R2-D2 and BB-8.

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Last year, the Toledo Mud Hens sported Chewbacca jerseys as part of their Star Wars Celebration. This year, a couple of other teams are sporting Star Wars jerseys for Star Wars Day.

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R2-D2 is the Swiss Army Knife of the core group of character from Star Wars. Rarely is there a moment when he doesn’t have a solution for the current problem and I’m sure if Luke had an iPhone R2 would have been able to charge it for him.

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Last week came the official release date announcement for Star Wars: Episode VII, which, I’m sure, sent all those involved into a frenzy realizing what all needs to happen before production begins early in 2014. Director and, now, co-writer J.J. Abrams  has decided to take a little advice  from someone that was there during the creation of all six films, and, thankfully, a picture was snapped to share with the world. So maybe J.J. and Kathleen Kennedy were simply taking a visit to the LucasFilms workshop, but I can’t imagine R2-D2 didn’t take the time to give the director a few

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Lucasfilm sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek of this weekend’s episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars for you to check out.

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The droids take center stage in a four part story arc that kicks off in this week’s episode of Star Wars: The Clone Wars.  Lucasfilm sent Major Spoilers a sneak peek, that you can check out, after the jump.

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We can’t all sit inside all day doing nothing by surfing the Internet and reading comic books. Sometimes we need to get outside and get some much needed exercise. That doesn’t mean we can’t go outside in fan boy and fan girl style when we hit the slopes.

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Diamond Select Toys sent Major Spoilers a rundown of toys arriving in comic book and specialty stores this week.  If you’ve been looking to get your hands on The Real Ghostbusters Minimates, a Lady Death statue, or something Star Wars related, then this is the week for you.

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As Jedi Master and Padawan, the relationship between Anakin Skywalker and Ahsoka Tano is central to STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS – and it faces a difficult test in “Jedi Crash,” an all-new episode that premieres at 9 p.m. ET/PT Friday on Cartoon Network. With Anakin suffering from life-threatening injuries, Ahsoka needs to find medical aid for him on an unfamiliar planet. The task leads her to a village populated by friendly but devoutly pacifistic creatures.  As she implores them for help, Ahsoka finds she needs to practice the Jedi philosophy that prohibits personal attachments.

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Lucas Film has provided Major Spoilers a sneak peek clip of Friday’s Star Wars: The Clone Wars episode entitled Duel of the Droids. In the episode, Anakin, Ahsoka and replacement droid R3-S6 (aka “Goldie”) embark on a dual rescue/sabotage mission when they discover R2-D2 is being held at General Grievous’s secret enemy listening post. Get the Flash Player to see this player. via Lucas Film

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What is R2-D2 made of?  Audiences will find out, both literally and figuratively, in “Duel of the Droids,” an all-new episode of the hit animated series STAR WARS: THE CLONE WARS, premiering at 9 p.m. ET/PT Friday, Nov. 14, on Cartoon Network.

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