What Star Wars History May Tell Us About Rian Johnson's New Trilogy 

Yesterday, the news dropped that Rian Johnson’s time in the Star Wars universe would not end with The Last Jedi. Instead, Disney CEO Bob Iger announced that Johnson would be working on a brand new trilogy of movies, separate from the main Saga films, that would “introduce new characters from a corner of the galaxy…

An Exclusive Look at the Dark Side of the New Star Wars Action Figures

It’s September 1 tomorrow, which means it’s finally Force Friday II—the day tons of new, wonderful Star Wars: The Last Jedi toys are out. But while elsewhere you can see the heroes of the galaxy far, far away in figure-based action, io9 can exclusively reveal a few of the new (mostly) villainous toys making their way…

Supreme Leader Snoke's Personal Bodyguards in The Last Jedi Are Ridiculously Badass

There’s always been a kind of high-fashion pageantry associated with Star Wars’ oppressive regimes that’s simultaneously terrifying and utterly delightful to look at. When The Last Jedi hits theaters later this year, it looks as if Supreme Leader Snoke’s going to continue in that tradition with the Praetorian Guard.