Star Wars News: Battlefront II, The Last Jedi, Episode IX and More

Battlefront II, The Last Jedi, Episode IX and more in the Star Wars News Roundup

The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars news from the last week in one location, including updates for Star Wars Battlefront II from E3! 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 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 Last Jedi News and Rumors

Another look at the Elite Praetorian Guards from Star Wars: The Last Jedi and more!

— Jason Ward (@MakingStarWars) June 12, 2017

Mark Hamill Regrets His ‘Fundamental’ Disagreement with Rian Johnson

— Comic Book Resources (@CBR) June 13, 2017

Leaked Sports Drink Image Reveals New ‘The Last Jedi’ Characters – #StarWars #TheLastJedi

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 14, 2017

Episode IX News and Rumors

Colin Trevorrow: Young Audience Perspective Is Crucial For Episode IX – #StarWars #EpisodeIX @colintrevorrow

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 12, 2017

Interview: @colintrevorrow opens @thebookofhenry #TheBookOfHenry

— (@comingsoonnet) June 13, 2017

Han Solo News and Rumors

#Repost @starzonetoys (@get_repost)
・・・#starwars #hansolomovie

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 14, 2017

Spinoff News and Rumors

The Metro: Joel Edgerton Keen To Return To ‘Star Wars’ As Uncle Owen – #StarWars @MetroUK @joeledgerton1

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 12, 2017

Around The Web

A piece of movie history is up for auction: The #Spaceballs helmet worn by Rick Moranis

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) June 9, 2017

Congratulations James Earl Jones on receiving the Lifetime Achievement Award at the #TonyAwards2017!

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) June 12, 2017

.@HamillHimself wants less gimmicks, better superhero stories: “I think we’re reaching a point of oversaturation.”

— USA TODAY Life (@usatodaylife) June 12, 2017

Mark Hamill introduces the in memoriam segment, which includes Carrie Fisher, Debbie Reynolds, Gene Wilder. #TonyAwards2017

— Jessica Derschowitz (@jessicasara) June 12, 2017

.@jamesearljones & @HamillHimself were reunited tonight at the #TonyAwards2017, where Jones received the Lifetime Achievement Award! -B-

— Star Wars Underworld (@TheSWU) June 12, 2017

Happy reunion! Mark Hamill reunited with his DAD VADER James Earl Jones at the Tony Awards! @HamillHimself

— HamillMania (@HamillMania) June 12, 2017

Mark Hamill (@HamillHimself) shares his favorite memories of Adam West (@therealadamwest) and discusses #StarWars on the #Tonys red carpet.

— Variety (@Variety) June 12, 2017

The new TV spot for Kathryn Bigelow’s @DetroitMovie, starring @JohnBoyega #DetroitMovie

— (@comingsoonnet) June 13, 2017

— IJ Adventure Outpost (@IndianaJones_ch) June 15, 2017

The @ILMVFX crew behind Star Wars: A New Hope reunited for the landmark 40th anniversary.

— Star Wars (@starwars) June 15, 2017


The B&N edition of SW Battlefront II INFERNO SQUAD will have a special double sided “sketch” poster. Check it out

— Star Wars Books (@DelReyStarWars) June 9, 2017

Finishing up my short story for the upcoming @StarWars fiction anthology. Some days my job does not suck. #OperationBlueMilk

— Gary Whitta (@garywhitta) June 9, 2017

‘Star Wars: Thrawn’ author Timothy Zahn hints at villain’s future #StarWars

— Star Wars Events (@StarWarsEvents) June 15, 2017


.@IDWPublishing President Talks @StarWars Adventures, Success with All-Ages Comics

— Comic Book Resources (@CBR) June 9, 2017

Darth Vader begins his dark mission under the pen of writer @CharlesSoule! More on

— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) June 9, 2017

Into the garbage chute Flyboy.
Star Wars Vol 4 #35 Variant Amy Reeder Cover

— FLYGUY™ (@FLYGUY) June 11, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: First @StarWars Adventures Storylines, Creative Teams Revealed @IDWPublishing

— Comic Book Resources (@CBR) June 13, 2017

.@IDWPublishing‘s new all-ages #StarWars comic will kick off this fall with Rey and clones:

— Nerdist (@nerdist) June 13, 2017

My cover to the Star Wars Adventures mini-series! Gorgeous colors by @TBonvillain! @IDWPublishing #REY

— Elsa Charretier (@e_charretier) June 14, 2017

Video Games

Every battle has a hero. Now it’s your turn to rise. Watch the #StarWarsBattlefrontII gameplay trailer.

— EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) June 10, 2017

Boba Fett is a hunter, plain and simple. #EAPLAY

— EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) June 10, 2017

Every battle has a hero #StarWarsBattlefrontII

— Star Wars UK (@StarWarsUK) June 10, 2017

Watch the EA #E3 2017 press conference live stream, including #StarWarsBattlefrontII, at 12 p.m. PT #EAPLAY2017

— (@comingsoonnet) June 10, 2017

We talk with @EAStarWars Battlefront II’s @Janina Gavankar, visit #EAPlay at #E32017, and more on The #StarWarsShow.

— Star Wars (@starwars) June 14, 2017



— Newsarama (@Newsarama) June 14, 2017

Your 1st look at @Marvel‘s JOURNEY TO #STARWARS: THE LAST JEDI – CAPTAIN PHASMA #1! The bridge between FORCE AWAKENS and THE LAST JEDI!

— Joe Taraborrelli (@JoeTabs) June 14, 2017

Seven Lego Death Stars were used for one gag in Spider-Man: Homecoming

— io9 (@io9) June 10, 2017

See the greatest props in Hollywood history up for auction:

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) June 13, 2017

Good Morning America: A Look At Carrie Fishers Home Before Auction – #StarWars

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 14, 2017

Walmart exclusive POP! Fifth Brother available on #starwarsrebels #funko

— Yakface (@yak_face) June 14, 2017

#Repost @amy_geek (@get_repost)
Hallmark has new #starwars storytellers ornaments with light and sound effects…

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) June 13, 2017