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  Wed, Sept. 30, 1998 233 days until TPM  

Vecton: Read a scene-by-scene analysis of Star Wars: A New Hope!

Dark Ocean: Did George mirror the title, The Phantom Menace, after the title, A New Hope? If so, what significance will this have on the titles of Ep 2 and 3? And how much do we really know about the plot line of The Phantom Menace?

SuperShadow: Click Here to read a Lucasfilm insider's comments about the Phantom Menace title and working on the most anticipated film of all time!

THX-Disciple: On his radio show, Howard Stern blasts Star Wars fans for criticizing the Phantom Menace!

  Tue, Sept. 29, 1998 234 days until TPM  

Spylord: If you enjoy to read, check out the full-length shooting scripts to SW: A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi.

SuperShadow: Click Here to read your email comments on the Phantom Menace title!


  Mon, Sept. 28, 1998 235 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: Part 6 of our interview series with George Lucas focuses on the Phantom Menace title, the Internet and post-production.

Fire Force: LucasArt's new CD, Behind the Magic, has a ton of great prequel info. Check out these prequel facts

SuperShadow: Is George playing with our heads again? Click Here to read some insider dirt on the prequel title.

LegendaryD7: Later today, Shadow will post Part 6 of our Q and A session with George Lucas and a couple of the questions deal with the "Phantom Menace" title!

  Sun, Sept. 27, 1998 236 days until TPM  

Vecton: John Williams composed the music for the classic trilogy and will compose the soundtracks for the prequels. Click Here to learn about his exciting life story!

  Sat, Sept. 26, 1998 237 days until TPM  

LegendaryD7: Check out Part 1 of our illustrated version of Star Wars Ep 1: The Phantom Menace!

SuperShadow: Click Here to read the latest prequel rumors/comments sent in by our readers for Sept. 26!

SuperShadow: George (on starwars.com) has chosen a name for the prequel- Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace. This is no joke . . . We pray to God that this is not the FINAL title. We're thinking about changing the title of our page to the Phantom Menace's Star Wars Prequel Rumors. LOL . . . We got some work to do :)

  Fri, Sept. 25, 1998 238 days until TPM  

Dark Ocean: Check out this transcript of Leonard Maltin's interviews with George Lucas!

SuperShadow: Click Here to read the latest prequel rumors/comments sent in by our readers for Sept. 25!

  Thu, Sept. 24, 1998 239 days until TPM  

Spylord: Check out Part 1 of the illustrated "Defenders of the Force" story line!

  Wed, Sept. 23, 1998 240 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: Here is Part 5 in our ongoing interview series with George Lucas.

LegendaryD7: Check out these references made to the Star Wars Trilogy in popular music

Fire Force: Click Here to read the latest Ep 1 rumors and comments from our readers for Sept. 23!

  Tue, Sept. 22, 1998 241 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: Click Here for prequel rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans from around the world for Sept. 22!

SuperShadow: Ever wonder how much $$$ the bigwig executives at 20th Century Fox make?

Vecton: Check out this interesting info. about the Episode 1 film shoot in Tunisia

Eon: Click here to read an "alleged" plot line to Episode One that is illustrated with some clever homemade prequel pics

  Mon, Sept. 21, 1998 242 days until TPM  

Special Update

Vespon: We finally received some very early pre-production sketches/drawings/images from our friends in the Lucasfilm art department. You can check out these cool exclusive images by clicking here.

This particular update took months and months to complete. Click Here to read our exhaustive and indepth analysis of the evolution of Star Wars from the initial story treatment to the final screen play!

SuperShadow: Click Here for today's Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans from around the galaxy!

Spylord: We just received Chapter 2 of Barry's exciting R5-D4 Wars. R5 is the red astromech droid that blows its motivator at the beginning of Star Wars outside of the Jawas' sand crawler . . . If you missed it, CLICK HERE for Chapter 1.

  Sun, Sept. 20, 1998 243 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: Click Here for the latest prequel rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans from around the globe!

  Sat, Sept. 19, 1998 244 days until TPM  

Vespon: Here are some photos that show the behind the scenes of the "Making of the Star Wars Trilogy"

SuperShadow: Click Here for the latest emails sent in from Star Wars fans from around the world!

THX-Disciple: Check out this list of movies that make reference to the Star Wars Trilogy

  Fri, Sept. 18, 1998 245 days until TPM  

Vecton: Click Here to read about an extremely important fan-initiated protest to include certain creatures from the classic trilogy in the prequels!

Dark Ocean: Added more reader rumors. Click Here to check them out!

  Thu, Sept. 17, 1998 246 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: CLICK HERE to read Part 4 of our ongoing interview with George Lucas.

FireForce: Here's a discussion of how the Star Wars Trilogy explores many religious themes.

Eon: Take a look at these cool prequel pics of the Mos Espa set and the infamous slave quarters on Tatooine.

  Wed, Sept. 16, 1998 247 days until TPM  

Tomorrow we will post Part 4 of our ongoing and exclusive Q and A session with George Lucas

SuperShadow: Click here for a report from SithFox on the status of animated Episode 1 TV shows on Fox.

THX-Disciple: Is Episode One going to hyperspace past the $ 100 million threshold during its first weekend of release?

Vespon: Check out this intriguing article about what we might see during the Clone Wars (Fantastic Films Magazine #20)

Dark Ocean: Later today, we will be posting a report from our 20th Century Fox insider, SithFox, on how Fox's television division is totally frustrated that Lucasfilm won't let them produce a prequel-related animated series for the Fall 1999 television season.

  Tue, Sept. 15, 1998 248 days until TPM  

Eon: Click here for the latest e-mails sent in from fans worldwide!

SuperShadow: Find out what the amazing R5-D4 was up to during the prequels in Barry's thrilling fan fiction called R5-D4 Wars. CLICK HERE to read Part 1 of this exciting story!

FireForce: Check out these sometimes humorous (but always interesting) prequel speculations from the distant past.

  Mon, Sept. 14, 1998 249 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: Click here to read Part 3 of our ongoing interview with George Lucas.

Spylord: CLICK HERE for Jason Ward's The Basis of the Star Wars Prequel Trilogy

Spylord: CLICK HERE for more prequel coolness from Jetfire

  Sun, Sept. 13, 1998 250 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: CLICK HERE to read the newest rumors and comments from Star Wars fans from around the world, including a plea from a supporter of the Star of Alderaan protest.

  Sat, Sept. 12, 1998 251 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: Click Here to read some extremely interesting info. from Timothy Zahn's "Vision of the Future" sent in from Jetfire that shines some light on what we may see in the Sequel Trilogy. Thanks JF!

SuperShadow: Click Here to read my analysis of the characters and events that we can look forward to in the Sequel Trilogy (Ep 7, 8 and 9) . . .

  Fri, Sept. 11, 1998 252 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: I've posted a ton of your email with my comments. CLICK HERE to read the latest round of prequel rumors and comments from the readers of the Dark Side!

Vecton: CLICK HERE for an interesting and highly-informative preview of some of the principal characters appearing in Ep. 1

SuperShadow: Part 3 of George's interview will probably be posted this coming Monday . . .

  Thu, Sept. 10, 1998 253 days until TPM  

THX-Disciple: Click Here to read Part 2 of our interview with George Lucas

Vespon: The rumored STAP vehicle that may be appearing in the prequel may actually be called PATS. STAP backwards. PATS is rumored to be an acronym for Personal Attack Transport System.

  Wed, Sept. 9, 1998 254 days until TPM  

Vespon: Click Here to read Part 1 of our interview with George Lucas

Fire Force: NEW-- CLICK HERE to read a ton of interesting rumors about Episode One

  Tue, Sept. 8, 1998 255 days until TPM  

SuperShadow: Click Here to read our exclusive from George Lucas.

  Fri, Aug. 14, 1998  

Vespon: Here's an informative interview with George that touches on mythology, special effects and, of course, the prequels. CLICK HERE for the MrShowbiz.com interview with George Lucas

SpyLord: It's my first time doing the email thing . . . be kind! CLICK HERE to read the latest rumors and comments sent in by Star Wars fans from around the world for August 14! About 28 emails posted! Also, Vespon should post something later today . . .

Eon: Just received an ultra-cool email from one of our LFL contacts: CLICK HERE to read the latest Ep. 1 questions answered by one of our top Lucasfilm sources. Check it out! More updates to follow later in the day!

  Thu, Aug. 13, 1998  

SuperShadow: An alert reader (Henry Taylor) sent me an e-mail informing me that yesterday Ain't It Cool News posted the impromptu chat (CLICK HERE to read that chat if you haven't already) that I had with my friend who works as a regional manager for one of the large theater chains. Thanks, H.T. Go figure . . .

SuperShadow: More of your email has been posted! CLICK HERE to read the latest rumors and ideas sent in by Star Wars fans from around the world for August 13!

SuperShadow: Every now and then you come across a site that really peaks your interest and makes you go: "COOL!" CLICK HERE to visit a great prequel site called: The Whill Journal. The Whilljournalist (WJ) does a great job of synthesizing all the info about Ep 1 that is floating around out there.

  Wed, Aug. 12, 1998  

Dark Ocean: Late last night, we received an anonymous email from someone claiming to have found the story line to the first hour of Episode 1. Before you burst out laughing, CLICK HERE and read it for yourself! It's pretty cool.

SuperShadow: CLICK HERE to find out why ticket prices for Episode 1 are going to be more expensive than for any film you have ever seen

SpyLord: Ever wonder what the possible origins of the Force might be. CLICK HERE to find out!

  Tue, Aug. 11, 1998  

Vecton: CLICK HERE to view the Top Box-Office Films of All time and to see how much the Lucasfilm accounting department estimates that Ep. 1 will earn at the world wide cineplexes next year!

SuperShadow: More replies to your email! CLICK HERE to read the latest rumors and ideas sent in by Star Wars fans from around the world for August 11!

  Mon, Aug. 10, 1998  

SuperShadow: Many of you write in asking why your email rumor or comment has not been posted. CLICK HERE to read how we decide which email rumors to post and which not to post.

SuperShadow: Finally, I've had a chance to dig through the old mail bag again. CLICK HERE to read some very interesting rumors and ideas sent in by Star Wars fans from around the globe!

Eon: CLICK HERE to read what one of our Lucasfilm sources has to say about Star Wars cannon (history) and the Prequel Trilogy

  Sun, Aug. 9, 1998  

FireForce: CLICK HERE to read the chronology of the Star Wars franchise since 1977

SuperShadow: starwars.com had a very important update. George has decided that Ep 1 will be both a quality and a limited film release on Friday, May 21, 1999. CLICK HERE to learn the positive and negative implications this will have for the fans and other comments.

Vespon: CLICK HERE to read why George is making the right decision by giving the prequel a modest release in high-quality theaters.

SuperShadow: I've added two new members to the Dark Side team: THX-Disciple is our new THX systems expert and SpyLord, who is an old friend that asked to join in the fun . . .

  Sat, Aug. 8, 1998  

FireForce: CLICK HERE to read some of the reasons why Star Wars is important to so many people around the world

  Fri, Aug. 7, 1998  

Eon: Read what the well-known film critic, Pauline Kael of the New Yorker Magazine, may be writing about Episode 1 after she screens the film next year. CLICK HERE to read Pauline Kael's review of Star Wars Ep 1.

Vespon: Found something interesting the other day. I'm not sure if you're familiar with Wired Magazine. It has a small circulation, but George did an interview with them and it is very, very interesting to read. CLICK HERE here to read an excellent and in-depth interview with George Lucas!

Eon: More updates later today!

  Thu, Aug. 6, 1998  

Vespon: We're working on a large and exciting update for Friday! Check back in again tomorrow!

Dark Ocean: More replies to your email! CLICK HERE for the latest rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans from around the world for AUGUST 6!

  Wed, Aug. 5, 1998  

Eon: When we claimed that George may have a Star Wars plot formula, we received tons of email claiming that our claims were mere coincidences or accidents on the part of George. To bolster our argument, we are giving you a summary of the plot formula that George used in some of his other prior films. As we all know, George is the creator of the Indiana Jones character and conceived the stories for each of the Indiana Jones films. CLICK HERE to read a summary of the Indiana Jones movie plot formula.

  Tue, Aug. 4, 1998  

FireForce (9:10 pm pst): Here is the latest reports from our 20th Century Fox source called SithFox.

Vecton: In a recent email, we received some good and bad news from our source at Kenner toys. CLICK HERE to read the latest and, most likely, the final update from our source at Kenner.

Vespon: Finished reading some of your e-mail and posted some new rumors and comments. CLICK HERE for the latest rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans from around the world for AUGUST 4!

FireForce: We expect to have some prequel-related news from our 20th Century Fox source, SithFox, later today. Stay tuned!

  Mon, Aug. 3, 1998  

Eon: Here it is . . . finally. The latest question-and-answer session with one of our exclusive Lucasfilm sources. CLICK HERE to read tons of information about the production of the Star Wars Prequel.

Dark Ocean: CLICK HERE for the latest rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans from around the world for AUGUST 3!

  Sun, Aug. 2, 1998  

Eon: We're preparing a large update for later today.

  Sat, Aug. 1, 1998  

Vespon: How much of Episode 1 has been revealed to the public by spies and what not? CLICK HERE to learn from one of our Lucasfilm sources that the claims that Episode 1 is being spoiled for you is really much ado about nothing.

  Fri, Jul. 31, 1998  

Dark Ocean: CLICK HERE for the latest rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans from around the world for JULY 31!

More news from a Lucasfilm source to be posted later tonight or early Saturday morning!

  Wed, Jul. 29, 1998  

Dark Ocean: Finished reading and adding some comments to your latest batch of email: CLICK HERE for the latest rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans from around the world for JULY 29!

We have received another intriguing 20th Century Fox update from our inside source, SithFox. Find out how other Hollywood studio execs really feel about George Lucas' Prequel. CLICK HERE to read SithFox' latest report.

SuperShadow: We gave a long list of questions to one of our top sources at Lucasfilm. CLICK HERE to read this exciting interview about the production and other aspects of Ep 1.

  Tue, Jul. 28, 1998  

Eon: It has long been rumored that Ep 1 is going to be similar to Ep 4: SW A New Hope. CLICK HERE to read some of the striking similarities between Ep 1 and Star Wars: A New Hope!

SuperShadow: More e-mail has just been posted . . . CLICK HERE for the latest rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans !


Sun, July 26, 1998

Dark Ocean: SuperShadow has posted more fan rumors and comments. For the latest Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from fans from all over the World for JULY 26. CLICK HERE!

Sat, July 25, 1998

SuperShadow: Just posted a ton of your e-mails with my two-cents-worth attached!!! For the latest Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from fans from all over the World for JULY 25. CLICK HERE!

Fri, July 24, 1998

SuperShadow: I just posted another 30 or so of your e-mails with my comments of course. Enjoy! For the latest Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from fans from all over the World for JULY 24. CLICK HERE!

Thurs, July 23, 1998

Vecton: SuperShadow has posted and commented on a ton of your e-mail! For the latest Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from fans from all over the World for JULY 23. CLICK HERE!

Wed, July 22, 1998

SuperShadow: Our source at 20th Century Fox, SithFox, has a very long update about what's going on with the prequel distribution at Fox. The Fox also has some other interesting tidbits ready for your perusal. CLICK HERE to read the first of SithFox's inside reports from 20th Century Fox!

Thanks for your support! Without you, I never would have gotten the opportunity to write a paid column for one of the premiere on-line mags! Again thanks, I'm eternally indebted to you all!!

Sun, July 12, 1998

SuperShadow: I've answered some more of your e-mail for all the world to see. Check out the latest and coolest fan rumors and comments! For the latest Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from fans from all over the World for JULY 12. CLICK HERE!

Sat, July 11, 1998

SuperShadow: With the holidays plus work, I have fallen waaaay behind with the old mail bag. I've posted about 30 or so of your latest rumors and comments. So go check it out! For the latest Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from fans from all over the World for JULY 11. CLICK HERE!

Fri, July 10, 1998

FireForce: The technical improvements made to the tripod.com server seem to be working very well. Hopefully, they can now handle the volume of visitors we've been getting.

Vecton: We know that George Lucas borrowed from many source materials (i.e., American westerns, Japanese films, mythology, J.R.R. Tolkien) for inspiration when writing the Star Wars films. But did you know that when George created Willow (1988-- directed by Ron Howard), it became a film that is almost a carbon copy of Star Wars. CLICK HERE to read a comparison of how extremely similar Willow is to Star Wars.

Dark Ocean: CLICK HERE to read about the history of Lucasfilm

Thurs, July 9, 1998

FireForce: We apologize for the site being down for about 20 hrs yesterday (Wednesday). The tripod.com server was down for the count for a while. Wednesday is one of our busiest days so we lost about 3,800 hits :( If you were a first time visitor during the down time, we hope you made it back today!

Vecton: Remember the early 1980's? It was a time of New Wave British Bands, Indiana Jones, E.T., Reagan and other memorable events and people. One of our LucasArts sources relives the early '80's with an article about the ColecoVision game system. Never heard of it? Well, it was one of the most popular game systems of the early '80's until the great video game "crash" of 1984. CLICK HERE to read about how the early ColecoVision (which featured Donkey Kong as the pack-in game that came with the system) influenced the life of one person who currently works at LucasArts!

Dark Ocean: Here's an interview with George Lucas, from the ultra-cool laser disc versions, that reveals a bit about the prequels. It's very hard to find this info., but if you're lucky enough you will. CLICK HERE to read what George has to say about the Star Wars Prequels

Fire Force: What are the top box-office films of 1998 so far? CLICK HERE to find out.

Tues, July 7, 1998

Does George Lucas utilize a "formula" when writing the stories for his Star Wars movies? One of our Lucasfilm sources states that the key to unlocking the framework of Episode 1's plot is in studying the similar plot devices used by George in ANH, ESB and ROTJ. CLICK HERE to learn more about what the plot to Episode 1 is going to focus on!

What are the origins and what sources did George Lucas draw inspiration upon when creating the names to many of the characters that appear in the Star Wars Trilogy and Prequels? CLICK HERE to find out how Anakin, Fett and the beloved Ewoks got their names

Mon, July 6, 1998

Many of you have written in to us wanting us to directly comment on the prequel rumors posted on other sites. Well, to a large degree, we have resisted this temptation. However, recently FireForce, Vecton and Eon reviewed one of the better known sites that has an Episode 1 page and commented on each of the posted rumors. CLICK HERE to read our comments on one of the most "well-known" Episode 1 rumors sites on the Web!

Ever heard of Joseph Campbell? Campbell was one of the most important influences on George Lucas when he was writing the plot line to the Star Wars movies in the 1970's. CLICK HERE to read a little about Joseph Campbell and his influence on Star Wars

Believe it or not, but not everyone on earth upholds the Trilogy in reverence or refers to these films as the Holy Trilogy. CLICK HERE to read a humorous review of the Star Wars Trilogy as seen through the eyes of someone who just didn't get it

Sun, July 5, 1998

CLICK HERE to read a very interesting article discussing Star Wars as a modern fairy tale!

George Lucas' primary source for his "vision" of the Jedi Knights and the Jedi Council is King Arthur and Knights of the Round Table. CLICK HERE to read about the legendary Arthur and the Brave Knights of Camelot and the bearing they may have on the shaping of the Prequel Trilogy plot!

Sat, July 4, 1998

For the latest Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from Star Wars fans from all over the World for JULY 4th. CLICK HERE!

Fri, July 3, 1998

Most of us know that much of the post-production work for Episode 1 is being done at a place called Skywalker Ranch (the hub of the Lucasfilm empire). What is Skywalker Ranch? One of our readers, Aaron 4, sent us an e-mail with cool pics and a quick explanation of what Skywalker Ranch is all about. CLICK HERE to read a little about Skywalker Ranch in Marin County, California, U.S.A.!

Thurs, July 2, 1998

We all know that George Lucas is the creator of the greatly beloved Star Wars Trilogy, but now FireForce provides us with a brief summary of Lucas' life story and his many accomplishments thus far. CLICK HERE to read a brief summary of the life and times of George "Creative Impulse" Lucas!

Vespon is ever curious about the actual plot line to Episode 1. And V has spent many hours (make that many frustrating hours) trying to formulate and synthesize what George has planned for us in Episode 1. CLICK HERE to read Vespon's latest thoughts on a possible basis for the storyline to Episode 1!

SuperShadow: Again, I apologize for falling behind in the e-mail department lately. My alibi and excuse: Things at work are really starting to heat up, but hopefully Eon and Vecton (who have apparently decided to live at the _____ this week) will return from A.W.O.L. status and help me out in the near future! I should have a response to your comments and rumors and have them all (well, almost all of them) posted within 10 days . . . (collective groan) . . . I know ten days is a long lag time, but it's the best we can do right now . . .

Wed, July 1, 1998

CLICK HERE to read one of the first rough drafts of Star Wars 4: A New Hope, which was written in 1973! It is drastically different from the final version of the screen play that appears in the 1977-version of Star Wars. Will some of the events, characters and planets depicted in this early story idea appear in the Prequel Trilogy?

For the latest Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from fans from all over the World for JULY 1. CLICK HERE!

Tues, June 30, 1998

New Prequel pics from U.K. magazine:

Mon, June 29, 1998

For the latest Episode 1 rumors and comments sent in from fans from all over the World for JUNE 29. CLICK HERE!

Sun, June 28, 1998

"I'm sure most of you are familiar with the live-video download of Lynne Hale's Episode I diary that is now available on starwars.com. Lucasfilm is planning to include a "best of" video cassette of Lynn's diary with the eventual video release of Episode I. This video diary will run nearly three hours. And will reveal some very interesting footage that Lucasfilm is not willing to show the public until after Episode I finishes its run in the world's cineplexes . . . Other portions of this diary will be seen on a making of Episode I special that will air on Fox television shortly after the theatrical release of Episode I next May . . . A warning to Star Wars fans living outside of North America: Avoid the internet from May 25 until the movie reaches your country. Many territories outside of North America won't be exhibiting Episode I until late June-early July. Resist the temptation . . . After May 25 of next year, most every Star Wars and entertainment/news website in the galaxy will have all the secrets of Episode posted for you to read." (Source: Anonymous Lucasfilm Informant)


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