The purpose of Star Wars Thrills is to put all the Star Wars news from the week of July 31, 2020 in one location. This week, we’ve got updates on the The Mandalorian’s Emmy nominations, Karl Urban‘s Star Wars cameo, updates on Solo and Willow, 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.
Let’s get to it, and don’t hesitate to contact us if you have news or updates that you think should be included in the next installment of Star Wars Thrills!
Television News and Rumors
On This Week in Star Wars, they talk about the Emmy nominations for The Mandalorian and Star Wars Resistance, as well as new story details, casting, and characters from Star Wars: Tales From the Galaxy’s Edge are revealed.
Around the Web
Kristin Baver discusses Star Wars: Thrawn by Timothy Zahn with panelists Frank Knight, Gabriela Lopez, and Nick Ghanbarian. Plus, Kristin asks author Timothy Zahn your questions about the book.
This month on The Star Wars Show, Matt Lieb teaches us how to throw a summer convention at home, Anthony hops into an X-wing cockpit to blow some stuff up in Star Wars: Squadrons, and Andi chats with Justin Simien, creator of Dear White People, about his love of Star Wars.
Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge will launch later this year on Oculus Quest. In Star Wars: Tales from the Galaxy’s Edge, you’ll play as a droid repair technician who crash lands on Batuu after a pirate attack. In typical Star Wars fashion, you’ll quickly get swept up into a grand adventure on the outskirts of Black Spire Outpost.
You can converse with Seezelslak (Bobby Moynihan) in his cantina and be transported to other places and times in the Star Wars galaxy through his legendary tales. Or, you can receive important missions to complete in the wilds of Batuu, encountering new and iconic characters along the way, like the pirate Tara Rashin (Debra Wilson).