The Star Wars News Roundup for October 27, 2017

Star Wars news for the week of October 27, 2017

The purpose of this roundup is to put all the Star Wars news from the week of October 27, 2017 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 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

More #StarWars intel, including Finn, Poe & Carrie Fisher, from @rianjohnson, who has the most infectious perma-grin

— Brian Truitt (@briantruitt) October 24, 2017

#StarWars: #TheLastJedi to Have Second-Highest Opening Ever, Early Forecast Predicts

— TheWrap (@TheWrap) October 20, 2017

Japanese Star Wars: The Last Jedi Site Teases Story Elements – #StarWars #TheLastJedi

— SWNN (@StarWarsNewsNet) October 23, 2017

“Awakening the #TheLastJedi.”

by [thewhitedeer]

— Star Wars Legacy (@theswlegacy) October 21, 2017

Never know who you’re going to run into on the Disney lot. @riancjohnson thanks for giving me this response when I asked for Last Jedi info.

— Josh Gad (@joshgad) October 25, 2017

PORG!!!!!! (I am abnormally excited about this)

— Rian Johnson (@rianjohnson) October 27, 2017

Solo: A Star Wars Story News and Rumors

Rumor Report: 6” Black Series Figure List for “ Solo” | #SoloAStarWarsStory #blackseries

— YakFaces Of Death (@yak_face) October 27, 2017

Television News and Rumors

Padmé and Ahsoka showcase their flying skills in Star Wars #ForcesOfDestiny: “The Starfighter Stunt.”

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 23, 2017

What does Imperial occupation mean to Mandalore? Find out in this Rebels Recon bonus content. #StarWarsRebels

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 23, 2017

I had an awesome talk with Dave Filoni last week, most of which is coming soon, but I had to get this bit up.

— Germain Lussier (@GermainLussier) October 23, 2017

A look at Star Wars Rebels’ The Occupation and Flight of the Defender #StarWarsRebels

— (@comingsoonnet) October 24, 2017

Fine. We’ll talk about #HotKallus in this #RebelsRecon bonus. #StarWarsRebels

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 24, 2017

Around the Web

David Fincher was in contention to direct #StarWars #TheForceAwakens

— HitFix on UPROXX (@HitFixUPROXX) October 21, 2017

Rogue One costume designer tweets! The droid is one of several “hunting dogs” used to chase down young Jyn in an early version of the story.

— Scary Whitta (@garywhitta) October 21, 2017

8 years before ‘Star Wars’, Harrison Ford struggled in tiny bit parts

— Retronaut (@theretronaut) October 22, 2017

Backstage at the @RoyalAlbertHall Friday night during the concert as @donttrythis was heading out to introduce Gareth Edwards.

— Michael Giacchino (@m_giacchino) October 23, 2017

Rogue One’s Ben Mendelsohn is in talks to play the villain in @captainmarvel opposite @brielarson #CaptainMarvel

— (@comingsoonnet) October 25, 2017

Nuclear Shelter Vent Turned into R2-D2 – #StarWars @BBCNews

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) October 25, 2017

Partying in the Star Wars galaxy with @AndrewWK, DIY Halloween crafts, YOUR pet costumes, & more on The #StarWarsShow, with @Walmart​.

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 25, 2017

Adam Driver joins the cast of @SpikeLee‘s Black Klansman #BlackKlansman

— (@comingsoonnet) October 25, 2017

Mark Hamill to be honored at the Oscar Wilde Awards (exclusive)

— Hollywood Reporter (@THR) October 26, 2017


Longtime Star Wars audiobook narrator @CaptainEhud discusses voicing Grand Admiral Thrawn.

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 23, 2017


Ken Liu tells Star Wars tall tales in The Legends of Luke Skywalker novel

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) October 20, 2017

I had a fun chat with @devancoggan (EW) about THE LEGENDS OF LUKE SKYWALKER.

— Ken Liu (@kyliu99) October 20, 2017

Marvel ‘Star Wars’ #38 Limited Edition Variant Cover By Marco Chechetto – #StarWars @Marvel

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) October 23, 2017

Find out what to expect from writer @kierongillen‘s upcoming run with “Star Wars”:

— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) October 24, 2017


PHOTOS – Birds-eye views of Star Wars Galaxy’s Edge

— WDWMAGIC.COM (@wdwmagic) October 23, 2017

Video Games

The Star Wars Battlefront II single player campaign is about 5 – 7 hours long #StarWarsBattlefrontII

— (@comingsoonnet) October 21, 2017

Star Wars Battlefront II gameplay shows off The Emperor’s new moves #StarWars #starwarsbattlefront2

— (@comingsoonnet) October 23, 2017

General Mills “Explore The Force” App Cereal Promo For ‘The Last Jedi’ – #StarWars @GeneralMills #TheLastJedi

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) October 26, 2017


The dark side… or the light? What will you choose?

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 23, 2017

This Star Wars decor line turns your home into a galaxy far, far away

— Entertainment Weekly (@EW) October 20, 2017

Droidfactory R3-H17 Listed in Shop Disney Parks app | #droidfactory #disneyparks

— YakFaces Of Death (@yak_face) October 24, 2017

New hot wheels star wars carships and all terrain vehicles @justinlasalata @FLYGUY @CollectCantina @yak_face @StarWarsRadar

— garret morris (@halolvr27) October 22, 2017

New Disney Store Vehicle and Figure Sets Coming Soon? | #thelastjedi #disneystore

— YakFaces Of Death (@yak_face) October 24, 2017

TRADER! These Star Wars pins will have you swapping with friends in no time.

— Star Wars (@starwars) October 25, 2017

Disney Infinity TOYBOX Figures Returning With Articulation? – #StarWars

— Jedi News (@JediNewsUK) October 26, 2017