10 Flipboard Reads Star Wars Fans Will Love
Jenn de la Vega / December 16, 2015
Star Wars: The Force Awakens opens in theaters this week. The fanfare unites both Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader supporters alike with dazzling red carpet debuts, theories and sneak peeks. Ever since it was announced that J.J. Abrams was set to direct Episode 7, many have worried whether or not he would honor the original treatments from George Lucas. No matter where you align, the new Star Wars movies are sure to be a continuation of the of one of the best science fiction sagas of all time.
The force is strong with these 10 Star Wars themed magazines and topics:
- Star Wars topic: Everything (and we mean everything) about the Star Wars movies from sources like Buzzfeed, Business Insider, Huffinton Post and IGN to articles flipped from user-curated magazines.
- Hero Complex: “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” by The Los Angeles Times: Special edition coverage from the L.A. Times in collaboration with the San Diego Union-Tribune.
- A Galaxy Far Far Away by Morgan Kidd: Casting updates for the next Hans Solo and gift ideas for the geeky Star Wars lover in your life.
- Jedi Temple by Reel Comics: Star-studded premiere coverage and how to handle the horrible people who might post spoilers before you see the movie.
- Star Wars Battlefront by Star Wars Battlefront Forum: Play this action shooter game as a Rebel Alliance soldier or an Imperial Stormtrooper and get updates about the latest downloadable content.
- J.J. Abrams topic: If you are unfamiliar with J.J. Abrams, he has previously worked on Star Trek: In The Darkness, LOST and Alias. Read about his directing style and why he is one of the most talked-about producers.
- Carrie Fisher topic: The iconic actress has been taking interviews by storm as she reprises the role of Princess Leia.
- Chewbacca topic: For fans of the famous Wookie, browse outfits to channel your inner Chewy as well as cookies and cakes to celebrate his return to the big screen.
- Jedi Life Tricks by Cielo de la Paz: Want to be a Jedi IRL? These life hacks will make you look like a master!
- Science Fiction topic: Discover more space-themed series to read, watch or listen.
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