The Star Wars News Roundup for October 20, 2017

Star Wars news for the week of October 20, 2017

The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars‚Ćnews from the last week in one location. If you read this each week, you should be able to converse fluently with any Star Wars‚Ćfan 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

KYLO REN REACTS to The Last Jedi Trailer

Actor Noah Segan Confirmed to Have a Cameo in Star Wars: The Last Jedi – #StarWars #TheLastJedi

— SWNN (@StarWarsNewsNet) October 13, 2017

Stormtrooper RealD 3D glasses for @StarWars: The Last Jedi. *Electric Axe not included. #TheLastJedi3D

— RealD (@RealD3D) October 13, 2017

The Poe-fect accesory for @StarWars: The Last Jedi #inRealD3D. #TheLastJedi3D

— RealD (@RealD3D) October 13, 2017

Pledge your allegiance to the First Order and Supreme Leader Snoke. See @StarWars: The Last Jedi #inRealD3D, December 15th. #TheLastJedi3D

— RealD (@RealD3D) October 13, 2017

The Droid you’re looking for. Exclusive RealD 3D glasses for @starwars: The Last Jedi. #TheLastJedi3D

— RealD (@RealD3D) October 13, 2017

RT @StarWarsCntdwn Some really awesome character posters for #Rey & #KyloRen by Ar Siu #StarWars #TheLastJedi

— StarWars Art Gallery (@SW_ArtGallery) October 15, 2017

How Daisy Ridley Deals with Star Wars Fame: Therapy and Calls With Her Mom via @VanityFair #StarWars

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

NEWS FLASH for all you “Villains Looming at the Back of Posters” theorists: Luke was ALWAYS the villain! (from a certain point of view)

— @HamillHimself (@HamillHimself) October 17, 2017

EXCLUSIVE: Even Snoke says NO to eating Porgs

— Ash vs. Evil Crossan (@AshCrossan) October 18, 2017

Here’s a new photo of Laura Dern as Holdo, I believe courtesy of the Ellen Show (Ellen Tube). Another BB unit! #TheLastJedi #StarWars

— John Hoey (@JohnnyHoey) October 18, 2017

Laura Dern Dishes on Secret ‘Star Wars’ Role and Working with Carrie Fisher

See what happened when fans were caught between the First Order and the Resistance at NYCC’s #TheLastJedi experience. Presented by @Verizon.

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 19, 2017

#TheLastJedi director on a key spot he avoided green screen

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) October 20, 2017

Solo: A Star Wars Story News and Rumors

Hey #Twitterville we just wrapped production so here’s a special message #StarWars

— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) October 17, 2017

The actual last shot of principal photography… completed #checkthegate #thatsawrap

— Jon Kasdan (@JonKasdan) October 17, 2017

#tagandbink ?

— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) October 14, 2017

#HOLYCRAP Ron Howard just made my comic #OfficialCanon #Thanks Ron!

— Kevin Rubio (@TheKevinRubio) October 14, 2017

#DUDE The honor is all mine. Your dad help me out as a young writer giving me a 1stdraft copy of #Raiders 1/2

— Kevin Rubio (@TheKevinRubio) October 14, 2017

#Solo that’s a wrap folks. Thanx to a remarkable cast and crew for an amazing experience

— Ron Howard (@RealRonHoward) October 19, 2017

Episode IX News and Rumors

J. J. Abrams: Episode IX Will “Go Elsewhere” With Franchise; Prequels Will Be Referenced – #EpisodeIX #StarWars

— SWNN (@StarWarsNewsNet) October 19, 2017

JJ Abrams Plans to Take #StarWars Franchise ‘Elsewhere’

— TheWrap (@TheWrap) October 19, 2017

Television News and Rumors

Saw Gerrera is back on #StarWarsRebels. Follow him in the episode “In the name of the rebellion” @starwars

— Forest Whitaker (@ForestWhitaker) October 19, 2017

A funny thing happens on the way to Maz Kanata’s castle in Star Wars #ForcesOfDestiny: “Tracker Trouble.”

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 15, 2017

Dave Filoni discusses answering questions in the final season of #StarWarsRebels.

— Nerdist (@nerdist) October 15, 2017

#RebelsRecon takes a deep dive into “Heroes of Mandalore.” #StarWarsRebels

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 17, 2017

Watch the first clip from Star Wars Rebels: In the Name of the Rebellion #StarWarsRebels

— (@comingsoonnet) October 17, 2017

Saw Gerrera returns to #StarWarsRebels in a new Season 4 clip, plus more images!

— (@comingsoonnet) October 18, 2017

Around the Web

#Repost @kellymarietran (@get_repost)

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) October 13, 2017

Harrison is the only man I know who can maintain his dignity while wearing a hotdog costume.#Goals @kimberleydadds

— @HamillHimself (@HamillHimself) October 16, 2017

All painted for a 13 year old patient to start his radiotherapy as Darth Maul #radiotherapy #ChildhoodCancer

— Lobke Marsden (@lobke_marsden) October 16, 2017

JJ Abrams says he has also “dabbled” in composing for films… #r4today

— BBC Radio 4 Today (@BBCr4today) October 18, 2017

We are glad to announce the arrival of the owner of this porg in February 2018 #babychewie #comingsoon

— Joonas Suotamo (@JoonasSuotamo) October 18, 2017

#RogueOne‘s Oscar-winning composer, @m_giacchino, looks back on his incredible career.

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 18, 2017

#StarWars is luring Hollywood to shoot in Ireland

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) October 19, 2017


Get the scoop on Canto Bight from this awesome @unboundworlds interview with Star Wars author supreme @jjmfaraway!

— Star Wars Books (@DelReyStarWars) October 13, 2017

You don’t have to be a pro to take great photos of your @StarWars Kirigami cutouts! Out now (w/ shooting tips!)

— Marc Hagan-Guirey (@PixelDandy) October 19, 2017


Hey now, my variant cover to issue 3 of @IDWPublishing ‘s #StarWars Adventures

— Joe Quinones (@Joe_Quinones) October 16, 2017

Star Wars: The Last Jedi’s DJ gets a one-shot at Marvel in January.

— Bleeding Cool (@bleedingcool) October 17, 2017

IDW Solicits For January 2018, With Launch Of Female-Focused Weekly Star Wars Comic

— Bleeding Cool (@bleedingcool) October 18, 2017


Dates revealed for new #StarWars: #TheLastJedi sequence coming to Star Tours at Disney Parks this fall:

— Disney Parks (@DisneyParks) October 18, 2017

Video Games

The Empire’s time has come. Watch the single-player trailer for #StarWarsBattlefrontII here:

— EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) October 19, 2017

The first 90 minutes of Star Wars Battlefront II are filled with quiet tension and explosive battles:

— PlayStation (@PlayStation) October 19, 2017

Watch the new Star Wars Battlefront II single player trailer! #StarWarsBattlefrontII #StarWars

— (@comingsoonnet) October 19, 2017

A first look at #StarWarsBattlefrontII‘s new trailer, author @ChuckWendig, the latest Solo news, & more, on The #StarWarsShow with @Walmart.

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 18, 2017

Star Wars Battlefront II PlayStation 4 bundles announced! #StarWarsBattlefrontII #StarWars

— (@comingsoonnet) October 16, 2017

We played it. We loved it. Here are 5 things we learned from the #StarWarsBattlefrontII Beta.

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 13, 2017

Mother Talzin is the matriarch of the Nightsisters clan and coming soon to Star Wars: Galaxy of Heroes. Details here

— EAStarWars (@EAStarWars) October 18, 2017


Hot Toys has revealed the Jedi training Rey 1/6th scale collectible figure for Star Wars: The Last Jedi #TheLastJedi

— (@comingsoonnet) October 13, 2017

Interview With Hans Burkhard Schlömer, Designer Of UCS Millennium Falcon (set … – #StarWars @LEGO_Group @brickset

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) October 13, 2017

GameStop Exclusive Snoke Indefinitely Delayed | #gamestop #blackseries #hasbro #thelastjedi

— Yakface (@yak_face) October 13, 2017

Check out #Kotobukiya‘s #StarWars Celebration Orlando ’17 exclusive 0-0-0 & BT-1 ARTFX+ Two Pack! #WeAreAllRebelScum

— (@rebelscumnews) October 16, 2017

The Sabine Wren wearable helmet replica is now available for pre-order: #StarWars #StarWarsRebels

— ANOVOS (@ANOVOS) October 17, 2017

Pre-Order Sideshow Stormtrooper Life-Size Bust – #StarWars @collectsideshow #Stormtrooper

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) October 19, 2017