British men more excited by Star Wars than Royal Wedding – well of course!

An estimated 21 million may be due to tune in this weekend to watch Prince Harry marry Meghan Markle, with the world’s attention well and truly glued to Windsor Castle. However, it appears not everyone is feeling the excitement, at least according to recent research which suggests British men are more excited about heading to…

Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire VR experience to open in Westfield Stratford

Due to a great response from fans and critics alike at the Westfield London location in Shepherd’s Bush, ILMxLAB and The VOID today have announced Star Wars: Secrets of the Empire, is moving to Westfield Stratford City next month. This first multi-sensory immersive virtual experience, has been designed to blur the line between the physical and virtual…

Samsung launches Star Wars branded robotic vacuum cleaner

Samsung Electronics has introduced a new Star Wars limited edition of the widely acclaimed POWERbot robot vacuum cleaner, the VR7000. The result of a collaboration between Samsung and Star Wars fans, the vacuum comes with Darth Vader and Stormtrooper designs (see above) and is intended to captivate fans in anticipation of the December release of…

Force Friday II – Argos launches new Star Wars: The Last Jedi toys/collectables

Argos is celebrating today’s Force Friday II by launching a new 13-strong range of toys and collectables inspired by the upcoming Star Wars: The Last Jedi movie. Available in-store and online now, the new collection includes wearable ‘Force Link’ technology that activates character phrases and sounds, brand new LEGO toys and a new guard figure from Star Wars: The…

Star Wars: The Force Awakens – Picture gallery from European Premiere

Scroll down to see images from the European Premiere of the highly anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens below. All images courtesy of Image.net. LONDON, UK - DECEMBER 16: Warwick Davis and BB8 attend the European Premiere of the highly anticipated Star Wars: The Force Awakens in London on December 16,…

The best DVDs to beat the Christmas TV schedules

[nextpage title="Next"] If you are to believe Britain's tabloid media, there is absolutely nothing to watch on television at Christmas but repeats. Repeats, repeats, repeats, year after year. Even Her Majesty is said to be sick of the repeats. With that in mind, here are a few alternative choices of what to watch on DVD…

WATCH: Star Wars “Despecialised”

With the new Star Wars trailer exciting millions we can't help but think back to what came before. Disappointingly for many fans, despite 1080p being the norm there still is no official way to watch the original trilogy before George Lucas's later "improvements" in glorious HD. But the fans have a plan. Hardcore fans have…

WATCH: New Star Wars: The Force Awakens Trailer

We'll figure out our tech angle later, but let's face it - we all want to see the new trailer: Cor, look at that lens flare! But what's with the weird light sabre? The new film is due in cinemas next Christmas and will presumably hit on-demand/DVD/etc in Spring 2016 - so we could end…