Star Wars Insider 150 is the 128th issue of the magazine Star Wars Insider and the 58th published by Titan Magazines. The issue focuses on the LEGO Star Wars sets and video games, and also has updates on Star Wars: Episode VII The Force Awakens. Two newsstand edition covers feature a LEGO Han Solo and two LEGO clone trooper minifigures, while the comic store exclusive edition features a LEGO Obi-Wan Kenobi minifigure. It was released on June 10, 2014.
Publisher's summary[edit | edit source]
In this special 150th issue of Star Wars Insider, original editor Dan Madsen recalls how the Insider began, and highlights some of the best features and interviews from the entire run. Plus, an exclusive guide to the final episodes of Star Wars: The Clone Wars and a special update on the next animated Star Wars spectacular: Star Wars Rebels — and maybe, just maybe, Episode VII The Force Awakens! We'll also be starting the first part of an exclusive look at the LEGO Star Wars phenomenon from brick to videogame to TV smash-hit, and exploring the amazing art that goes into creating Sideshow Collectibles' stunning Star Wars Mythos collection! Build your collection!
Contents[edit | edit source]
Features[edit | edit source]
- "Insider Looks Back" – Insider looks back on 150 issues worth of great Star Wars action!
- "A Long Time Ago...." – Insider's original publisher on starting the magazine!
- "100 and Counting Expanded" – An exclusive episode guide for The Lost Missions!
- "Blade Squadron" – The second part of our epic tale set during Return of the Jedi!
- "Hot Stuff!" – An exclusive reveal of Hot Wheels' amazing new Darth Vader car!
- "The Myth Maker" – The man who made the lightsabers, interviewed!
- "Authors of the Expanded Universe: Twenty Years of Tales of the Jedi" – The first of a three-part look at the making of the epic comic!
- "Star Wars Prequels Unseen!, Part 3" – Rare images from the Star Wars prequels revealed!
- "15 Things You Never Knew About LEGO Star Wars!" – 15 years of blockbusting action celebrated!
- "Confessions!" – Test your Star Wars knowledge by identifying some crazy quotes!
Departments[edit | edit source]
- Launch Pad – Exclusive news and fun stuff from the Star Wars galaxy!
- C-3PO's Communication Station! – Welcome to Star Wars Insider's all-new letters page!
- My Star Wars – Artist JAKe shares his favorite aspects of the Star Wars saga!
- Classic Moment – Uncle Owen grounds Luke!
- Books – The storyboards that helped create Star Wars revealed, plus a new Star Wars app!
- Comics – The Empire crashes Leia's wedding, and The Star Wars gets collected!
- Incoming – A life-sized Boba Fett and Darth Vader and many (smaller) collectibles!
- Bantha Tracks – Insider celebrates the saga's most dedicated fans!
- Bounty Hunters – The fans who have met the stars of Star Wars share their experiences!
- Red Five – Death has played a big part in author Joe Schreiber's Star Wars work, including the novels Death Troopers, Red Harvest, and Darth Maul: Lockdown. Who better to choose five fantastic Star Wars fatalities?
Development[edit | edit source]
Beginning with Star Wars Insider 150, Titan Magazines altered the issue number for the magazine's UK version to bring it in line with the US edition. The magazine's UK version had previously been numerically behind the US edition.