Finally, a Star Wars Special Edition where Jar Jar Binks dies

The Phantom Editor has doctored a deleted scene from The Phantom Menace to give Star Wars fans an early holiday gift — a gift that will keep on giving every time we watch it. Thank you, Phantom Editor. I feel so bad I didn't get you anything! » 11/06/13 6:55am 11/06/13 6:55am

RZA's G.I. Joe action figure, Jar Jar Binks in Carbonite, and other…

Starting tomorrow, the Toy Fair 2012 trade show will engulf Midtown Manhattan in a tide of roiling plastic. Points of articulation will blot out the sky, and reality itself will polymorph into one cosmically absurd play set. » 2/11/12 4:10pm 2/11/12 4:10pm

Jar Jar Binks outed as a scumbag Imperialist collaborator

Impossible as it may seem, Jar Jar Binks may be even worse than Star Wars fans originally thought. A deleted scene from Revenge of the Sith would have revealed the extent of the Gungan's collaboration with Emperor Palpatine to bring the Sith lord to power. » 2/11/12 8:45am 2/11/12 8:45am

What Boba Fett wears on his day off

When not trolling the galaxy for his latest bounty, Boba Fett likes to kick back in this casual hoodie/jacket combo. He's joined on the high-fashion runway by his dear old dad, Stormtroopers, and even Jar Jar Binks. » 6/19/10 8:00am 6/19/10 8:00am

Can You Update Pulp Science Fiction Without Being F-ed Up?

The pulp science fiction renaissance has begun. Edgar Rice Burroughs and E.E. "Doc" Smith both have Hollywood blockbusters in the pipeline. The Burroughs-inspired Avatar broke DVD sales records. But can today's creators update pulp storylines without including the cultural baggage? » 4/30/10 6:22pm 4/30/10 6:22pm

Is There Anything Jar-Jar Can't Ruin?

You know that there's something wrong with last night's Clone Wars episode when the thing I spent most time thinking about while watching it was that Jar-Jar sounded different than usual. Another misfire awaits. » 1/10/09 2:00pm 1/10/09 2:00pm

Jar-Jar Does It Again In This Week's Sub-Par Clone Wars

It had to happen: In an attempt to use the wide spread of Star Wars » 11/22/08 2:00pm 11/22/08 2:00pm characters, the latest episode of abandoned Anakin, Ahsoka and the clones in favor of the characters that we really want to see: C3-P0 and Jar-Jar Binks. And as if that wasn't bad enough, the episode also included the kind of political dispute that…

Clone Wars Is A Good Enough Trailer For The TV Show

We've given you ten reasons why Star Wars: The Clone Wars would rock the awesome » 8/14/08 8:40am 8/14/08 8:40am, and , and even . But, with the actual movie coming to a theater near you tomorrow, you may be wondering whether it'll be worth your time and money. We've got an answer for you under the jump.Whether or not you really enjoy probably…

What Would It Take To Get You Excited About Star Wars: Clone Wars?

Star Wars already showed us how the Clone Wars end, in Episode 3: Revenge Of The Sith. And we saw some awesome Tartakovsky cartoons that filled in the gaps, a few years ago. Not to mention the great Dark Horse comics by John Ostrander and others. So why is George Lucas making an animated movie and TV series, with like… » 5/23/08 12:00pm 5/23/08 12:00pm