All Truth about Star Wars Community

Star Wars Community

Forty years ago, when nobody even heard of Internet, ‘20th Century Fox’ was about to go broke over multiple financial issues. Their last chance to survive was a good top-grossing film. As the last hope, company signed a deal with young George Lucas, who was addicted to fantasy space stories and dreamed of shooting his own movie that would be completely out of this world.

In just two years the larger part of this world was obsessed with his ‘Star Wars’. Fans divided in several groups, depending on the races they supported. But there was no power that could unite them closer. They communicated via paper letters or held special meetings which could only include the locals.

Star Wars Community

In late 90’s, after the fourth part of saga was released, Internet exploded. Star Wars groups popped up in all social networks. That was the time when World’s Star Wars community was established. How does it look like now?

Fan organizations

If you adore Darth Vader, but hate Luke, there is an option for you to meet soulmates here. Community counts nine different fan organizations:

  • 501st Legion;
  • The Dark Alliance;
  • The Dark Empire;
  • Jedi Assembly;
  • Mandalorian Mercs;
  • Rebel Legion;
  • R2-D2 builders club;
  • Saber Guild;
  • Team Saberproject.

Each group has its own website and themed events that are held occasionally. Joining any of them is super easy – registration is free of charge.

Star Wars Community

Events

Most events, organized by community are held for all fans and these groups never miss a chance to run something exciting too. Although they may choose if they want strangers at their parties, mostly anyone can easily enter such gatherings if he or she knows the time and the place.

Most events are themed as they are either dedicated to anniversaries or special dates or set up for particular groups of fans, like collectors or cosplayers. Rarely can we meet all in one at events like Comic Con, although they are not organized by Star Wars community.

Cosplay

Another good reason to join this club is cosplayers. No matter if you enjoy watching their transformations or love creating fancy costumes yourself – there are many things that can turn your life in an exciting adventure. Cosplayers’ photo gallery is all the proof you need here.

Star Wars Community

Some of fans show off their hand-made creations, some others choose paying a fortune for exclusive materials and design. They literary work for opportunity of ordering new outfits. There is also a group of people who feel no shame when ordering their costumes from online stores. They have more pleasure from simply dressing like their favorite character than being unique.

News

When anything goes on in Star Wars world, be sure – community is the first to find out. They collect all gossips and share latest leaks. If you want to stay aware of all latest rumors – you should subscribe.

Star Wars series unites people of all ages and races. Their story has started in the 70’s and raised several generations who believe there hardly is anything as exciting as this saga. They are united by one similar interest, but as it turns out, they have a lot more interesting to share with their virtual friends.

What You Did Not Know About Star Wars

10 Facts about star wars

There are many interesting facts and stories related to Star Wars creation and demonstration. Thus, a lot of original versions are connected with the unique names, for example, the name Jedi was created from “Jidaigeki” – the general title in Japan fixed to samurai films. The inspiration the creators of Star Wars based in Akira Kurosawa’s cinemas – Yojimbo and The Hidden Fortress. Also, the name R2-D2 is received from the sound men slang who works in the film making – it is used for naming the second coil of the second dialogue track.

I have a bad feeling about this
“I have a bad feeling about this”

10 Amazing Facts about Sequel

  1.    All Star Wars series have a replica “I have a bad feeling about this”.
  2.    Two popular studios – Universal Studio and United Artists – refused to produce the first original version of Star Wars.
  3.    The Oxford Dictionary has the meanings “yoda” and “yoda-like” with the referential to a wise elder.
  4.    The May 4th, 2015 was the day when astronauts from International Space Station had a holiday of Star Wars day by watching the series on a big screen.
  5.    The name Darth Vader is translated from Dutch as vader – “father”.
  6.    The word “yoda” came from Sanskrit and is translated as “warrior”.
  7.    There are only 3 films that earned about $2billion at the box office. They are Avatar, Titanic and Star Wars: The Force Awakens.
  8.    Star Wars (well-known as A New Hope) in 1977 was the second film that sold the biggest number of tickets in the USA. The first one was Gone With The Wind in 1939.
  9.    The Empire Strikes Back is one of the planetoids that was flying in the space was a potato in reality.
  10.   The May 4th is a great day not only for Star Wars because in 1979 on this day Margaret Thatcher became Prime Minister, in 2000 Ken Livingstone was proclaimed Mayor of London, in 1926 the general strike of the UK was.

may 4th

There are also several versions of the end of the saga. In Return of the Jedi, the ending could be various – the idea was: Luke and Vader had a fight and the Emperor dies, then Luke sees his father dies and take his mask off. But later Lucas decided that Luke takes the guise off and tells “Now I am Vader”. This idea wasn’t acceptable because the director wanted to make the happy end.

Where You Can Exchange the Information

In the whole world, all the fans of Star Wars movie have the holiday Star Wars Day. This is the way to know something new about this cinema, a galaxy far away, the history of creation. The true lovers of this sequel can share a lot of information about the movie, the main heroes, costumes, the director of the film and so on.

Something You Did Not Realize About Star Wars

history of star wars

Star Wars is a cosmic sequel that was done by George Lucas. The movie is very prosperous and famous. The story of this sequel started in the 1970s – 80s and repeated in the 21st century. Thus Star Wars became the profitable and recognizable brand.

George Lucas
George Lucas

George Lucas is well-known as a creator and leader of American Graffiti (1973), so 20th Century Fox hired him and gave $9.5 million for creating the first Star Wars. The cinema was made for four years, realized in Tunisia, Death Valley, and California. The releasing of the film had a great progress, later it was named as Star Wars: Episode IV – a New Hope.

Few Words about the Plot

The plot was centered on Luke Skywalker, realized by Mark Hamill, who before was an unknown actor. He is a young hero, who participated in an interplanetary war that an authoritarian empire and insurrectionary forces started. Skywalker and the contrabandist Han Solo, that Harrison Ford played, must rescue Princess Leia, realized by Carrie Fisher. She is in the grab on a massive space place that is headed by Darth Vader played by James Earl Jones; his voice became well-known after this film. At the middle of the cinema, the Jedi Knights are devoted – the group of soldiers, kind or malevolent, uses and manipulates the Force that keeps in balance sheet the good and bad forces.

It Began As a Success

It Began As a Success

Initially, Star Wars was started just in 42 cinemas, but the movie earned something like $3 million from the beginning and after few months this sum was $100 million. This sequel got six Academy Awards and a prize for sound worth and development in special effects.

Two companies – Luca’s company of effects and Industrial Light and Magic produced many interesting and original alien making and technical droids that lived in many exotic places. And scenes of complex space fights were the most effective. Thus, ILM Company becomes one of the most fortunate studios of effects that Hollywood used. Lucas continued to make new cinemas Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back, Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi.

After 20 years have passed, Lucas started to work on the second three-decker of films with showing interesting events that had to happen before facts that took place in the movie. Lucas was the director of the cinema and invited more popular actors there – Ewan McGregor, Natalie Portman, and new achievements in video technology. Thus, following episodes appear:

  •         Star Wars: Episode I – The Phantom Menace (1999),
  •         Star Wars: Episode II – Attack of the Clones (2002),
  •         Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith (2005).

Critics counted the sequel had bought about $20 billion from the beginning and this does not have the analog in the film industry.