The Star Wars News Roundup – 11.7.14


The purpose of this roundup is to put the highlights of all things Star Wars from the last week in one location. 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: Episode VII developments to the latest toys. And maybe you’ll even share with them something that they might have missed.

Let’s get to it!

The Force Awakens News and Rumors

The big news… we have a title!

With a title now set, is a trailer coming soon? Rumors begin to swirl:

The other big news of the week was that “Episode VII” wrapped filming. And of course, video and photos from the party ensued:

Home time buddy! #party

A photo posted by @jboyega on

We do it like no other. #Starwars #Journeybegins

A video posted by @jboyega on


A video posted by @jboyega on

Check dude photo-bombing.. Anyway.. We shut it down last night. Shut it down. @tolateriba @jboyega

A photo posted by Adam J Bernard (@adamjbernardonline) on

Great speech by #KathleenKennedy, with #TommyHarper. #starwarsvii #wrapparty #ScienceMuseum

Ein von Rutvig Vaid (@rvaid77) gepostetes Foto am

And, of course, Mark Hamill is beardless again.

It is also believed that they actually wrapped filming on Thursday, November 6th. Backing this up is another video from Boyega:

Anthony Daniels also made a rather bold claim which we hope is right:

On the rumor front, MakingStarWars.Net continues to post tidbits from leaked concept art in their possession as well as other sources:

And in other news around the web:

Fighting fit! Harrison Ford puts Star Wars injury behind him as he attends charity gala in London


Star Wars Rebels: “Trust and Secrecy”

Star Wars Rebels: “Another Fine Mess”

Around The Web

Daniel Radcliffe on Why He’s Never Been Trick-or-Treating

Nerdist Presents: “All About That Base: No Rebels” Star Wars parody, starring Team Unicorn!

Books and Comics

Video Games & RPG