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Code.org, Disney and Star Wars Launch Hour of Code “Build-Your-Own-Game” Tutorial to Broaden Computer Science Participation

Today, Code.org unveiled a Star Wars-themed computer science tutorial featuring Princess Leia, C-3PO and R2-D2 as well as Rey and BB-8 from the upcoming film Star Wars: The Force Awakens. The online lesson kicks off the third-annual global Hour of Code campaign, in honor of Computer Science Education Week, December 7-13, 2015. Thanks to Disney and Star Wars, students will learn to write code that allows them to create fun challenges and games using Star Wars characters. Participants will join…

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Duracell® Powers Imaginations This Holiday Season with All New Star Wars Film “Battle for Christmas Morning”

Duracell, the official battery power of the all-new “Star Wars: The Force Awakens” toys, is powering imaginations everywhere this holiday season with the release of its new film, “Battle for Christmas Morning.” The spot features a 14-year old boy and his 9-year old sister entering a limitless world of creativity once Duracell Quantum batteries are inserted into their new lightsaber toys. The 60-second spot, which features appearances by original Star Wars characters, C-3PO and R2-D2, highlights the power and importance…

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Iconic Star Wars Kraft Macaroni & Cheese Joins the World’s Largest Memorabilia Collection of the Franchise in New Commercial and more!

Two iconic brands deeply rooted in American culture, KRAFT Macaroni & Cheese and Star Wars, are joining forces to give fans an out-of-this-world experience. The new KRAFT “Star Wars Macaroni & Cheese” campaign transcends generations with the launch of TV commercials and the KRAFT Star Wars Room – an interactive website giving fans exclusive access to explore rare Star Wars memorabilia, including boxes of limited-edition Star Wars KRAFT Macaroni & Cheese and collectible character posters. KRAFT is celebrating the shapes’…

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‘Star Wars: The Force Parade’ Invades Shanghai

Famous Star Wars characters including Darth Vader, Stormtroopers and R2-D2 visited Shanghai on September 12, simultaneously marking the beginning of the 2015 Shanghai Tourism Festival and the upcoming release of the new Star Wars movie, ‘The Force Awakens.’ Organized by Disney and led by some of the hit film franchise’s most recognizable cast members, the ‘Star Wars: The Force Parade’ gathered together over 40 characters from across the series to date as they marched their way down Huaihai Road, one…

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Merchoid reveals stunning new Star Wars Millennium Falcon 3D Wall Light

Merchoid is debuting the latest in their range of officially licensed Star Wars lights, the Millennium Falcon 3D wall light. The 15” model is a decorative light that can be easily screwed onto a bedroom or lounge wall and comes with an exclusive ‘crash’ decal sticker that makes it look as though the Falcon has smashed into the wall. When the light is turned on, the Falcon’s exhaust shines a neon-futuristic blue, while the cockpit and guidelights beam bright yellow…

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Hallmark Introduces 2015 Event-Exclusive Keepsake Ornaments and itty bittys coming to Star Wars Celebration, D23 & Comic-Con

Hallmark continues its participation at the nation’s largest pop culture fan gatherings with Hallmark Keepsake Ornaments and itty bittys® plush collectibles exclusively developed for 2015 events. As previously announced, a pair of Keepsake Ornaments and a pair of itty bittys will be sold this week in limited quantities at Star Wars Celebration, scheduled April 16-19 in Anaheim, Calif.: An Epic Vision is the name of the Keepsake Ornament two-pack that features Luke Skywalker and Darth Vader locked in a heated…

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