The purpose of Star Wars Thrills is to put all the Star Wars news from the last week in one location. We’ve got updates on the Disney+ series Andor, The Bad Batch, The Mandalorian, and Obi-Wan Kenobi, the new Lucasfilm Games label, and much more.
If you read this each week, you should be able to converse fluently with any Star Wars fan on everything from the latest Star Wars developments to the latest toys. And maybe you’ll even share with them something that they might have missed.
You can click the links below for more on each update and don’t hesitate to contact us if you have news that you think should be included in the next installment of Star Wars Thrills!
Disney+ Series News and Rumors
The Bad Batch
Kevin Kiner has been confirmed to be scoring The Bad Batch (via SWNN)
The Federalist interviews Gina Carano.
The Mandalorian won at the Critics Choice Super Awards (via Fantha Tracks)
The Mandalorian is also sitting atop the Nielsen ratings for streaming according to Deadline.
Ryan Church gives a closer look at the interior design of the Razor Crest.
The stunt coordinator from The Mandalorian discusses the show with The Hollywood Reporter.
Director Sam Hargrave spoke with Collider about The Mandalorian Season 2 and the return of Boba Fett.
The Sun has shots of a set for Andor that has upset villagers in the UK. It’s states as being from Kenobi but may be from Andor. However, another report states they may have warmed up to it (via Jedi News)
Alan Tudyk confirms he is not in the first season of Andor (via Collider).
Riz Ahmed casts doubt on a return to Star Wars in Andor (via Jedi News).
Ewan McGregor also spoke to Conan O’Brien about reprising his role.
Movie News and Rumors
It turns out Patty Jenkins shared the plot of Rogue Squadron with Chris Pine (via Jedi News).
Kevin Feige’s Star Wars Film
Kevin Feige talks about what’s going on with his Star Wars film with Variety.
Around the Web
Check out some beautiful Star Wars art from Japanese artist Noriyoshi Ohai (via Kevin Doherty).
Lucasfilm’s Sandcrawler building is up for sale (via Fantha Tracks).
Voice actor Tom Kane gives up update on his stroke recovery (via Fantha Tracks).
An interview and game with Daisy Ridley.
Check out a rare interview with Niki Botleho, who played Teek in the Ewok movie.
Felicity Jones talks filming Rogue One in the Maldives (via Jedi News).
Jason Isaacs talks about his desire to return as The Inquisitor (via Fantha Tracks).
Ryan Church gives a look at the interior of the U-Wing from Rogue One.
A new story-driven, open world Star Wars game is on the way from Ubisoft.
The Armorer from The Mandalorian is now a character on Galaxy of Heroes (via Lucasfilm Games).
Marvel revealed the cover to Bounty Hunters #9 (via Jedi News).
For some more cover previews visit Star Wars Splash Page.
Disney+ gives a special look at The High Republic and its authors.
Penguin Random House Audio has a look at the audio book for The High Republic.
Author Charles Soule talks about The High Republic with Polygon.
The High Republic also debuted #1 on the New York Times Bestseller list.
Sean C Jackson announces Star Wars Mazes.
Matt Ferguson gives a look at his cover for the new Skywalker Family book.
Get a look at the Galactic Starcruiser Rooms at Walt Disney World (via Jedi News).
Doug Chiang and Scott Trowbridge give a tour of the details at Galaxy’s Edge.
Anthony Daniels posted a handy guide to spotting forgeries of his autographs.
Check out the new 1:6 Scale Shoretrooper from Hot Toys (via Yakface).
Diamond is releasing a new card set for The Mandalorian.
Sideshow debuts a new figure from The Mandalorian (via Fantha Tracks).
Dame Harriet Walter is starting to do signings (via Fantha Tracks).
Check out the Hot Wells Baby Yoda Pram (via Yakface).
Get your first look at Sideshow Collectibles 1/6 scale Darktrooper (via Michael Croll).
Star Wars UK gives a look at the new repainted Boba Fett helmet from The Mandalorian from Hasbro.
Gentle Giant unveils a new Princess Leia statue (via Yakface).
Matt Ferguson reveals that he has A New Hope and Return of the Jedi posters to join his recent Empire Strikes Back anniversary poster.