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Sevy & Moreci Share Teasers for Ahsoka Tano Fan Comic

Back in May 2016, comic artist Phillip Sevy (Tomb Raider) and writer Michael Moreci (Suicide Squad, Roche Limit) announced that they are working on a collection of Star Wars fan comics to celebrate the release of Rogue One this December. One of these comics is the Ahsoka Tano tale, “Touching Darkness”, and while the comic won’t be published online for another few months, Sevy ... [Continue Reading]

11th August 2016 // 3 Comments

‘Yarnsoka’, Comic Con’s Craftiest Cosplay

San Diego Comic Con has come and gone and while Ashley Eckstein’s Lego dress and Ahsoka-inspired braids created quite a stir, it wasn’t the only Ahsoka Tano outfit that was turning heads at this year’s convention. Candice Dunlap Miller’s striking “Yarnsoka” cosplay caught the eye of Star Wars: The Clone Wars supervising director Dave Filoni and Her Universe ... [Continue Reading]

4th August 2016 // 8 Comments

Fan Art Friday #8

It’s been a busy couple of weeks here at Team Ahsoka. Between my weekend away in London and the flurry of Celebration-related news, Fan Art Friday has had to take a backseat lately. But not to worry. It’s back in full force this week! Let’s see what the talented artists of Tumblr, Instagram, and DeviantArt have to offer us and, as always, feel free to visit the artists’ ... [Continue Reading]

29th July 2016 // 0 Comments

Ahsoka’s Untold Tales – Part 1: Discovery

Avid fans of the critically-acclaimed Star Wars: The Clone Wars will probably already know that Ahsoka Tano was discovered by Plo Koon and brought to the Jedi Temple on Coruscant at the tender age of three. Until recently, everything we knew about Ahsoka’s childhood was limited to a couple of lines of dialogue and a flashback scene. But during the Ahsoka’s Untold Tales panel at Star ... [Continue Reading]

24th July 2016 // 10 Comments

Ashley Eckstein Wears Stunning LEGO Dress at Her Universe Fashion Show

The 3rd Annual Her Universe Fashion Show was held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Diego on Thursday July 21st, 2016, as part of this year’s San Diego Comic Con festivities. A total of 27 designers were selected to take part in this annual “geek couture” fashion show, which celebrates pop culture, fandom, and fangirls (and boys) of all shapes and sizes. The prize? The ... [Continue Reading]

22nd July 2016 // 6 Comments

‘Star Wars: Ahsoka’ Cover Revealed at Star Wars Celebration Europe

The Ahsoka’s Untold Tales panel had no shortage of surprises in store for the audience and one of these was the long-awaited cover reveal for the upcoming Ahsoka novel. This stunning cover to E.K. Johnston’s young adult novel was created by Polish concept artist Wojtek Fus and depicts Ahsoka Tano posing in the foreground with her two white lightsabers while a battle rages on in the ... [Continue Reading]

20th July 2016 // 6 Comments

Filoni Reveals Exclusive Artwork for Topps’ Star Wars: Card Trader

The Ahsoka’s Untold Tales panel at Star Wars Celebration Europe was packed full of surprising revelations and exclusive announcements, including our first look at Funko’s new Ahsoka Pop! vinyl figure. We also learnt that Dave Filoni has created a set of 10 digital trading cards for Topps’ Star Wars: Card Trader app. These cards feature never-before-seen artwork by the Star Wars ... [Continue Reading]

19th July 2016 // 5 Comments

Funko Pop! Ahsoka Coming to Hot Topic This Autumn

We’ve known for some time that Funko had an Ahsoka Tano Pop! vinyl figure in the works but we finally got our first glimpse of this highly-anticipated figure during the Ahsoka’s Untold Tales panel at Star Wars Celebration Europe. This adorable bobble-head figure, the first in a new line of Star Wars Rebels Pop! vinyl figures, will be out on October 5, 2016 and will be a Hot Topic ... [Continue Reading]

18th July 2016 // 6 Comments

ThinkGeek Unveils Exclusive Ahsoka Tano T-Shirt

ThinkGeek and Ashley Eckstein have teamed up once again to create a brand-new and exclusive ladies’ t-shirt for Ahsoka Tano fans! “Ahsoka’s become a favorite character around here – and not just because she’s voiced by our friend Ashley Eckstein, someone we team up with all the time to create amazing ladies’ apparel. Okay, maybe that’s a part of the ... [Continue Reading]

11th July 2016 // 4 Comments

Toys Being Awesome Unboxes & Reviews Black Series Ahsoka Tano

Looking for an action figure review with a difference? Then check out Toys Being Awesome’s unboxing and review of Hasbro’s Black Series Ahsoka Tano figure over on Youtube. This masterfully produced video features numerous cameos from across the Star Wars universe (and beyond) and takes an in-depth look at the sculpt, articulation, paintwork, and accessories of this highly sought-after ... [Continue Reading]

9th July 2016 // 2 Comments

“Ahsoka Lives” Event to Be Held at Star Wars Celebration Europe 2016

The “Ahsoka Lives” meet-up at Star War Celebration Anaheim was one of the most popular and talked-about fan events of last year’s convention. Organized by Amy Ratcliffe (@amy_geek) and Johnamarie Macias of The Wookiee Gunner to celebrate the return of this beloved character to our TV screens, this special group photo shoot attracted dozens of Ahsoka fans and featured a surprise ... [Continue Reading]

8th July 2016 // 2 Comments

Fan Art Friday #7

It’s been quite a few weeks since the last Fan Art Friday feature was published (my apologies), so let’s delve into DeviantArt, Tumblr, and Twitter to seek out some of the most impressive works of Ahsoka Tano fan art on the internet. Our featured artists this time are Tricksterair, Dragha, and ComfortLove. Be sure to check out the artists’ profiles to see more of their work! ... [Continue Reading]

1st July 2016 // 0 Comments

5 Adorable Ahsoka Tano Crochet Figures

Spend an hour or two browsing through the DeviantArt website and you’re bound to stumble upon some incredible works of art by fellow Star Wars fans. And we’re not just talking about traditional sketches or digital art. Some fans express their love for the franchise through wood carving. Some do it by taking photographs of their prized action figures. And others turn to crochet. The ... [Continue Reading]

29th June 2016 // 7 Comments

Star Wars Celebration Europe Art Show Prints Are Revealed

If you’re heading to Star Wars Celebration Europe next month, keep your eyes open for this stunning piece of artwork by Kaela Croft. Titled “Pieces of the Past”, this beautiful homage to Ahsoka Tano and the people who shaped her life is one of the twenty-three works of art that will be on display at the Star Wars Celebration Art Show. These artworks were all selected for ... [Continue Reading]

17th June 2016 // 2 Comments

Fan Casting Ahsoka Tano

Have you ever read a book, played a video game, or watched an animated series and found yourself wondering who you would cast in a live-action adaptation of said media? This entertaining little pastime is known as “fan casting”. Even Claudia Gray, author of the sensational Star Wars novel Bloodline, has been getting in on the action. If you’d like to know who Gray would cast ... [Continue Reading]

14th June 2016 // 9 Comments

What We Know About the Ahsoka Novel So Far

Shortly after the heart-wrenching Star Wars Rebels season two finale “Twilight of the Apprentice” was aired, Nerdist.Com broke the news that Ahsoka Tano would be getting her very own young adult novel, one that would explore how the former Padawan went on to become a key figure within the fledgling Rebel Alliance. Update: The novel is now out! Read our review of Star Wars: Ahsoka to ... [Continue Reading]

4th June 2016 // 17 Comments

Filoni to Bring the Rebellion to Celebration Europe 2016, Teases Debut of ‘Legends’ Character

If you’re a Star Wars Rebels fan and are attending Celebration Europe 2016 this July, you’re in for a real treat! StarWars.Com has announced that the show’s executive producer, Dave Filoni, will be at the convention in London and that he (and some special guests) will be giving fans a little taster of what we can expect in Season Three. The exact date and time of the Star Wars ... [Continue Reading]

30th May 2016 // 5 Comments

Fan Art Friday #6

Every Friday, we turn the spotlight on some of the most impressive works of Ahsoka Tano fan art on the internet. Our featured artists this week are DarthTemoc, Offworldtrooper, and Mono-Owl. Feel free to check out their artist profiles to see more of their work! DarthTemoc – “Winged Hope” It may be a while before we find out what really happened to Ahsoka Tano at the end of ... [Continue Reading]

27th May 2016 // 0 Comments

Dave Filoni Talks About the Women of Star Wars

Star Wars Rebels executive producer Dave Filoni was recently invited to the National Centre for Women and Information Technology to discuss the role of women in the Star Wars universe. In his 25-minute long talk, Filoni talked about the franchise’s various female characters, the challenges of creating an apprentice for Anakin Skywalker, his childhood inspirations, and his own ... [Continue Reading]

26th May 2016 // 8 Comments

Fan Art Friday #5

Every Friday (well, almost every Friday), we turn the spotlight on some of the most impressive works of Ahsoka Tano fan art on the internet. Our featured artists this week are Saby Menyhei, Miryah, and VargasNi. Feel free to check out their artist profiles to see more of their work! ********** Saby Menyhei – “Ahsoka Tano” Our first piece of fan art this week is a concept ... [Continue Reading]

19th May 2016 // 0 Comments

Michael Moreci & Phillip Sevy Working on Ahsoka Fan Comic

There’s still no word on an official Ahsoka Tano comic series so while we wait for Marvel to step up to the plate, Star Wars fans have taken it upon themselves to fill the void. Among them are writers Michael Moreci (Roche Limit, Burning Fields) and Tim Daniel (Enormous, Curse). For those of you who may not know, Moreci and Daniel teamed up last year to work on Tales from the Far, Far ... [Continue Reading]

15th May 2016 // 7 Comments

15 Amazing Ahsoka Tano Black Series Figure Photo Shoots

To the uninitiated, action figure photography may seem like child’s play. Just grab a camera (or smartphone), position the action figure in an interesting pose, and take the shot. It’s that simple. Right? Wrong. While anyone can indulge in some amateur toy photography in their spare time, it takes a tremendous amount of skill, creativity, and, yes, perhaps even some photo editing ... [Continue Reading]

12th May 2016 // 7 Comments

Star Wars Day 2016: Highlights

Another May the Fourth has come and gone in the blink of an eye. And while this year’s Star Wars Day may have been relatively uneventful in terms of special announcements or movie news, it still had its fair share of surprises. Here’s a quick recap of some of this year’s highlights: New Ahsoka Tano Comic by Michael Moreci & Phillip Sevy Let’s start with something ... [Continue Reading]

6th May 2016 // 1 Comment

Ahsoka Tano at the ‘Star Wars: Identities’ Exhibition

Back in March 2016, I got the chance to visit the Star Wars: Identities exhibition in Vienna, where I spent a good couple of hours wandering from display case to display case, admiring the saga’s iconic costumes and props, and taking in the dozens of pieces of concept art and sketches on display. The exhibition explored the theme of identity and was divided into three key sections: the ... [Continue Reading]

2nd May 2016 // 4 Comments

Fan Art Friday #4

Every Friday, we turn the spotlight on some of the most impressive works of Ahsoka Tano fan art on the internet. Our featured artists this week are KaelaCroftArt, ElTheGeneral, and Shorelle. Be sure to check out the artists’ DeviantArt accounts to see more of their work (Star Wars-related or otherwise). ********** KaelaCroftArt – “Jedi Ahsoka Tano” First up in this ... [Continue Reading]

29th April 2016 // 0 Comments

Ahsoka Tano in Other Canon ‘Star Wars’ Media

As a long-time fan of Ahsoka Tano, I’ve often bemoaned the fact that she was largely unknown to those who hadn’t watched Star Wars: The Clone Wars or followed her more recent adventures on the Disney XD series Star Wars Rebels. She has yet to make an appearance (or even be referred to by name) in the Star Wars cinematic universe and chances of this ever happening seem, sadly, quite ... [Continue Reading]

26th April 2016 // 5 Comments

Fan Art Friday #3

Every Friday, we turn the spotlight on some of the most impressive works of Ahsoka Tano fan art on the internet. Our featured artists this week are Renny08, MikeKimArt, and Lorna-Ka. ********** Renny08 – “Chilling Up” This older work of fan art by Renny08 features our favourite dynamic duo, Skyguy and Snips. Always on the look-out for a new adventure. ********** MikeKimArt ... [Continue Reading]

22nd April 2016 // 3 Comments

Ashley Eckstein Talks About Amusing Audition Process for Ahsoka Tano

Most actors have their own amusing anecdotes about the various audition processes they’ve gone through during the course of their acting careers and Ahsoka Tano voice actress Ashley Eckstein is certainly no exception. During a recent Q&A at Emerald City Comicon 2016, Eckstein and fellow panellist Anne Convery (wife of Clone Wars and Star Wars Rebels supervising director Dave Filoni) ... [Continue Reading]

19th April 2016 // 5 Comments