Star Wars Blu-ray archive

  • Star Wars 3D Blu-ray coming spring
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    Star Wars 3D Blu-ray coming spring

    By 21 February 2012

    Pocket-lint sources at the Panasonic conference in Hamburg tell us that Star Wars is headed to Blu-ray in 3D this spring. Rather unsurprisingly, following the film’s 3D cinema release, Star Wars: Episode 1 - The Phantom Menace will be available to pick...

  • Pocket-lint's top 10 stories of 2011
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    Pocket-lint's top 10 stories of 2011

    By 28 December 2011

    2011 kept the Pocket-lint news team busy all year round. Smartphones, in particular, had us turning our fingers into keyboard-shaped sausages as we fired out hands-on stories for your enjoyment. Tablets also had us fairly busy, as the floodgates opened...

  • Star Wars lightsaber lights up on Tokyo subway
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    Star Wars lightsaber lights up on Tokyo subway

    By 23 September 2011

    Whilst beaming a bloomin' great light from the top of the BT Tower to make it resemble a lightsaber was a pretty cool way of promoting the Blu-ray versions of Star Wars: The Complete Saga and the individual trilogy box set; it only lasted for a few hours....

  • BT Tower becomes Star Wars lightsaber
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    BT Tower becomes Star Wars lightsaber

    By 16 September 2011

    As much publicised (on this site, at least) the BT Tower in London became a lightsaber at 8pm tonight (actually, 45 minutes late) for one night only, and while it may not have quite looked like our (now infamous) mock-up, it was still impressive in the...

  • London's BT Tower to become giant lightsaber for Star Wars Blu-ray launch
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    London's BT Tower to become giant lightsaber for Star Wars Blu-ray launch

    By 14 September 2011

    Although they came out on Monday in the UK, the Blu-ray versions of Star Wars: The Complete Saga and the individual trilogy box sets are due for release in the US on Friday; so Fox Home Entertainment has been holding events all week, culminating in a...

  • Star Wars language tips for tricky situations
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    Star Wars language tips for tricky situations

    By 14 September 2011

    We've all been there, confronted by a brigade of angry Tusken Raiders or cornered by a grumpy bounty hunter demanding that extra bit of cash. Thankfully Pocket-lint has come up with a crash course in Star Wars languages to get you through situations where...

  • The top Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray box set moments to enjoy in HD
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    The top Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray box set moments to enjoy in HD

    By 13 September 2011

    In the words of evil-kid Sid from Toy Story on discovering his giant firework has arrived: "it's here! It's finally here!", that was our reaction when we ripped the wrapping surrounding our Star Wars Blu-ray box set to shreds.  We are convinced that...

  • Star Wars Blu-ray: First to feature THX Media Director
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    Star Wars Blu-ray: First to feature THX Media Director

    By 6 September 2011

    The forthcoming Star Wars Blu-rays will be the first discs to feature THX Media Director, the company's audio and video calibration metadata that tells compatible TVs, home cinema systems and projectors what settings to choose for an optimum theatre-style...

  • Pocket-lint Podcast #51
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    Pocket-lint Podcast #51

    By 16 August 2011

    There's just Rik and Stu around for the podcast this week, but they certainly don't pull any punches when it comes to the hottest tech news and gadget tomfoolery. Naturally, Google's buyout of Motorola is high on the agenda, as the two Linters mull over...

  • Star Wars crew member: I hate 3D
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    Star Wars crew member: I hate 3D

    By 12 August 2011

    After the Star Wars: The Complete Saga Blu-ray box-set has been released, the next major event in the sci-fi series' calendar is the release of each of the six movies in 3D. George Lucas and his team have been beavering away, converting each movie for...

  • Industrial Light & Magic: Star Wars Blu-ray reveals things never meant to be seen
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    Industrial Light & Magic: Star Wars Blu-ray reveals things never meant to be seen

    By 12 August 2011

    Star Wars: The Complete Saga arrives on Blu-ray in the UK on 12 September, and two of the special effects team who worked across the movies have told Pocket-lint that, thanks to the Full HD transfers, we should expect to see things that wouldn't have...