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Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo: Come Meet Legion of Leia Founder Jenna Busch

Yup, writing titles in the first person again! Hey Legion! Are you going to be in LA on Halloween weekend? I’m doing ten, yes, ten panels at Stan Lee’s Comikaze Expo, including two with the incomparable Stan Lee! I’d love to see you guys! We have a table on the floor (#KO6) this year as well and I have Legion of Leia shirts...

Exclusive: Ashley Eckstein Talks Ahsoka in Star Wars Rebels and Her Universe Publishing

Ashley Eckstein was the voice of Ahsoka Tano in Star Wars: The Clone Wars. Now she’s returned in Star Wars Rebels. It’s 15 years later in the Star Wars universe, and things are very different. A confrontation with her old Jedi Master Anakin Skywalker may be on the horizon (though we don’t know for sure) and Ahsoka is...

Exclusive: Interview with Moving Target: A Princess Leia Adventure Author Cecil Castellucci

  Though the Star Wars extended universe has been re-worked, and much of it considered “legends” rather than canon, we have some brand new books that are part of the saga. These books are part of the Journey to the Force Awakens, and include clues to Star Wars: The Force Awakens, which opens on December 18. One of these books...

The Shannara Chronicles trailer analysis

The first full trailer for MTV’s The Shannara Chronicles was released at New York Comic Con, at long last providing fans with something substantial to talk about. Let’s just (re-)watch the trailer and then dive straight in: The World Outside… We’ve already seen in the teaser trailer some of the scenery and shots of famous...

The Shannara Chronicles air date announced

Today at New York Comic-Con, MTV announced that the highly anticipated series based on Terry Brooks’ Shannara novels will begin airing January 5, 2016 with a two-hour pilot. The panel also saw the release of the first full trailer for the show: Season one of The Shannara Chronicles will adapt . The show features Poppy Drayton as Elven...

Legion of Leia Podcast Episode 12: Joseph Scrimshaw, Gender-Swapped Twilight, Jessica Jones Teasers and a Pixar/Kleenex Merger

On this week’s 12th episode of the Legion of Leia Podcast, my co-hosts Anastasia Washington and Sabina Ibarra and I welcome guest Joseph Scrimshaw, comedian and podcast host for The Jedi Alliance and Obsessed. He’s also got a brand new comedy album out called Rebel Scum! This week, we talk all about the newest Journey to Star Wars:...