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Star Wars is a science fiction franchise set in a universe far far away.

10 Top Sci-Fi Film Firearms

Scott Snowden
in Entertainment

Regardless of whether you're chasing zombies or xenomorphs, replicants or rebel scum, you'll benefit from a good blaster at your side.

Best 'Star Wars' Board Games

James Lizowski
in Buyer’s Guide

Whether you’re a die-hard fan of the original trilogy, have caught the Star Wars bug after the release of A New Hope and Rogue One, or even have a soft spot for the prequels, we’re sure that the best ...

Best 'Star Wars' LEGO Sets

Stephen Hamilton
in Buyer’s Guide

Star Wars and LEGO go together like Han Solo and Chewbacca. For years, fans have enjoyed bringing their favorite ships and characters to life with the help of LEGO’s detailed sets. Some are intricate ...

Why Rogue One Was A Missed Opportunity

BJ "Bunneh3000" Brown
in Entertainment

As a lifelong Star Wars fan, I've been flooded with movies, TV shows, comics, books, and video games that have fleshed out various parts of the Star Wars Universe. When Disney (and Marvel) absorbed St...

Best Carrie Fisher Tribute Art

Justin Maury
in Beauty

Since Carrie Fisher’s unexpected passing, fans have been taking to social media to pay tribute to a beloved actress, woman, and intergalactic savior. Old photos, videos and quotes have resurfaced of t...

The Career of Carrie Fisher, Sci-Fi Princess (Part 2: 1985-2016)

Zach Foster
in Culture

Continued from Part 1: 1969-1984 Star Wars catapulted the young Carrie Fisher into stardom overnight, which led to wild partying and drug use. Since her recovery from those days, she always took respo...

The Career of Carrie Fisher, Sci-fi Princess (Part 1: 1969-1984)

Zach Foster
in Culture

Carrie Fisher passed away this morning, and her passing leaves tens of millions of sci-fi and Star Wars fanatics stunned. Already, the obituaries and Facebook tribute artwork are flowing freely as peo...

'Rogue One,' Take Two for 'Star Wars'

Zach Foster
in Entertainment

***This article contains major spoilers. If you haven’t seen the movie yet, this is your only warning.*** Rogue One: A Star Wars Story is a movie that gets it right! For the first time in more years t...

OMNI's Early Review of Star Wars Rogue One

Matt Cates
in Entertainment

Of all the things Turkey is known for, early theatrical releases of international blockbusters isn't one. And yet--Turkey debuted Rogue One on December 14th, 2016...two days ahead of the U.S. release ...

Garrett Brown's SkyCam History

Eddie Wong
in Science

You've seen the view from high above a football stadium before. But have you ever flown through the goalposts like a football? With SkyCam, a computerized camera originated in the 1980s, that soars th...

Thrilling 'Star Wars' Audio Books

James Lizowski
in Buyer’s Guide

Travel to a galaxy far, far away and never leave the comfort of your sedan. Any commute can be improved with a little help from the soothing sounds of a Wookiee. Audio books are a great way to immerse...

Best 'Star Wars' Han Solo And Chewbacca Books

James Lizowski
in Buyer’s Guide

Every Star Wars fan knows the famous duo of Han Solo and Chewbacca well. While Han Solo was a human smuggler known for being a member of the Rebel Alliance and later the New Republic, he originates fr...

Star Wars 'Things I Have a Bad Feeling About' 

Matt Cates
in Entertainment

Star Wars is choke-full of absolutely astounding coincidences, which in the real world we can attribute to the scriptwriters wanting to move the story along. I get that... But in the Star Wars world—I...

Behind the Scenes of 'Star Wars'

James Lizowski
in Entertainment

Carrie Fisher is the beautiful Princess Leia, the woman who inspires the rebellion against the evil Galactic Empire. Carrie is the main female in the Star Wars movies up until A New Hope, where she st...

5 Science Fiction Heroes Who Hate Science

Matt Cates
in Humor

What's a hero supposed to do when they are written into a story they don't seem to want to even be in? When they're rudely stuffed into a space ship and launched to Alpha Centauri...but they really on...

Best Sci-Fi & Fantasy Movies of 2016  

Jeremy Frommer
in Buyer’s Guide

Deciding on the best sci-fi movies of 2016, with the exception of a few original films, was more about our favorite franchises than actual sci-fi qualifications. While Star Trek Beyond did not break a...