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Star Wars: Rumor Roundup: Week of 3/20

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This week’s rumors and spoilers are all kinds of fun! I found two cameo rumors about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and a super intriguing rumor about Laura Dern’s character in Star Wars: Episode VIII! Pretty exciting stuff! SPOILERS AND RUMORS AHEAD! Stop reading now if you’d like to avoid them!   1.) Jabba the Hutt will play an...

We Geek Out With Ashley Eckstein From Her Universe, Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels

One of our favorite ladies here at Legion of Leia (and our very first profile) is Ashley Eckstein. You know her as the voice of Ahsoka Tano on Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels. You also know her amazing line of geek clothing for women and girls, Her Universe. We caught up with Eckstein on the floor of San Diego Comic-Con and...

Awesome Re-imaginings Of Male Pop Culture Icons By Women

  “For every given male character, there is a female version of that character….” Rule 63 of the internet. Crossplay, Gender-bent and swapped–whatever you want to call it, is in essence a celebration of the universality of characters. It’s prominence is seen in the con circuit where males and females transform...

Legion of Leia Interview: Laura Rosado – Geek Entrepreneur

Jenna Busch is a massive fan of PopCycled Baubles. So when she decided to do an interview with the company’s founder Laura Rosado, she tapped me, Laura’s husband to facilitate the interview. That’s synchronicity right there. Laura is the co-founder of PopCycled Baubles, a company dedicated to creating one of a kind artisan geek...