the force awakens

Star Wars: The Force Awakens crosses another major box office threshold

Unless you’ve been under a rock, you’re probably aware of this little film called “Star Wars: The Force Awakens.” Yeah, it hasn’t even been two months since it premiered in theaters and it’s already rewriting the box office record books. Two more big records just… Read More »Star Wars: The Force Awakens crosses another major box office threshold

How they did it – Visual Effects in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

Yesterday “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” was nominated for Academy Awards in 5 categories including Film Editing and Visual Effects. Yes, J.J. Abrams and crew used a lot of practical effects along with real sets and models, but there were also 2100 digital effects shots… Read More »How they did it – Visual Effects in Star Wars: The Force Awakens

All the feels from new Ben Solo and Chewbacca fan art

Tyson Murphy is a lead character artist at Blizzard Entertainment where he’s been creating digital art for over five years. From time to time he shares his personal sketches and art on his blog. This morning, he shared a comic-strip titled ‘Ben’ featuring Chewbacca, the… Read More »All the feels from new Ben Solo and Chewbacca fan art

Star Wars: The Force Awakens pushes Disney to break its own Box Office record

With the record breaking mega-hit “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” picking up another estimated $30 Million at Monday’s Box Office, the Walt Disney Studios has crossed the threshold of $5 billion in Global box office grosses. Films like “Avengers: Age of Ultron,” “Inside Out,” “Cinderella,”… Read More »Star Wars: The Force Awakens pushes Disney to break its own Box Office record