Review: Solo A Star Wars Story

Director: Ron Howard
Writers: Jonathan Kasdan and Lawrence Kasdan
Stars: Alden Ehrenreich, Woody Harrelson and Emilia Clarke

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Well… it was better than The Last Jedi.

Considering the backstage politics and troubles that LucasFilm had to maneuver to get this film into cinemas I’m actually impressed that it didn’t totally stink. With that being said I won’t be clamoring to see this movie a second time at the cinema and I won’t be hot on the heels of a blu-ray copy when it finally comes out.

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New York Toy Fair: Funko Pop Announcements

If, like me, you’re a fan of the Funko Pop toy line then you’ll probably get excited by the prospects of the New York Toy Fair. Week never fear because I’m here to fill you in on everything that was announced!

With franchises as diverse as the Rugrats, WWE and Marvel, the Funko Pop toy line has taken the world by storm over the last decade and every year the fan favourite company takes centre stage at the New York Toy Fair to announce a whole host of new entries into the range.

This year was no different and Funko dominated social media throughout the day as they drip fed a steady stream of new Funko’s (And other products) for people to get excited about. With products coming from franchises such as Jurassic World, Marvel, MLB, Nickelodeon, Game of Thrones, Ready Player One, WWE, IT and Overwatch the lineup certainly has something for everyone.

The full range of announced Pops can be found in our coverage video below.

Our personal favourites from the new range of Pops announced were the Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom trio and the Moana collection.

Star Wars Goes Fantasy

Winter is coming, and it brings David and Dan with it…

In one of the more surprising news stories to come out of LucasFilm over the past few months, it has today been announced that Dan Weiss and David Benioff, creators of the HBO phenomena Game of Thrones, have been hired to write and produce a new series of Star Wars films which are separate from both the Skywalker saga and Rian Johnson’s announced trilogy.

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