Star Wars Rogue One Trailer #2 Released

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It looks as though there’s lots of shooting in the latest Star Wars release, coming December 16th. The special effects seem to get better and better with each iteration. Remember, even…

Question of the Day: How Does Shannon Watts Explain Star Wars to Her Kids?

Reader ML writes

By now, millions have watched the new trailer for the next cash cow from Hollywood…myself included…and most are excited for the new Star Wars story. This made me ponder the following question: how can the anti-gun crowd explain to their kids why the Jedi FIGHT evil with swords, when they are opposed to doing the same in real life? If the good guys fly spaceships with guns, use lightsabers and blasters to defeat bad guys with guns, cooler lightsabers and blasters, why the double standard?

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Reader ML writes By now, millions have watched the new trailer for the next cash cow from Hollywood…myself included…and most are excited for the new Star Wars story. This made…

Star Wars’ Captain Phasma Muzzle Discipline

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You could argue that Captain Phasma needn’t worry about whom she does or doesn’t laser with his SB-Tactical brace-equipped laser blaster. Storm Troopers, after all, are a dime a dozen….

I loved Star Wars. Not that Jar Jar Binks crap of a few years ago. The ORIGINAL Star Wars. Now THAT was a movie. And if you peel back the trappings of technology, you’ll find the original Star Wars owes a lot more to High Noon and The Magnificent Seven than it does to Forbidden Planet and Mars Attacks!. Yep. Star Wars is, at it’s heart, a Western, set in space. I’m also a big fan of The Princess Bride. I’ve always thought that sword fights were a more elegant alternative to gunplay. So when some genius did a mash-up between the swordplay of The Princess Bride and the light sabres of Star Wars…well lets just say they had me at “My name is Inigo Montoya. You keeled my father. Prepare to die.”

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Swords, (Light) Sabres and (Special Effects) Sorcery.

I loved Star Wars. Not that Jar Jar Binks crap of a few years ago. The ORIGINAL Star Wars. Now THAT was a movie. And if you peel back the…

Today is Star Wars Day. May The 4th Be With You! In honor of the occassion, TTAG presents Troops, a brilliant parody of Cops meets Star Wars. Enjoy.

May the 4th Be With You. Gunwise.

Today is Star Wars Day. May The 4th Be With You! In honor of the occassion, TTAG presents Troops, a brilliant parody of Cops meets Star Wars. Enjoy.

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