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Star Wars: George Lucas Didn't Want Frank Oz to Voice Yoda

Can you imagine Star Wars: Episode V – The Empire Strikes Back without the gravelly voice of Yoda? Of course you can’t. Frank Oz, who is also famous for voicing Muppets like Miss Piggy, Fozzie Bear and Animal, and The Chamberlain in The Dark Crystal gave Yoda his identity. 123 more words

Legion Of Leia

A Singer from Missouri: Defending Willie Scott

*Note: For the purposes of this article and my sanity, we are going to pretend that Kingdom of the Crystal Skull does not exist. There is a time and place to acknowledge and discuss that film’s existence, but it’s not here. 1,122 more words

Film and TV engineering society honors George Lucas for tech achievement

Yoda, Darth Vader, and R2-D2 would be significantly lacking without the visual effects that created them—and these creations and innovation in digital cinematography have put George Lucas and his companies on the forefront of technological advancement in film. 69 more words


George Lucas Among SMPTE Award Winners

George Lucas is among three technologists to receive the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers highest accolade, the org announced today.

Lucas is to receive an Honorary Membership in the body in recognition of his many contributions to entertainment technology, from founding Industrial Light & Magic, Pixar (which began as a division at ILM) and THX to advancing digital cinematography. 649 more words


Tiamat's Completed Assignments

Tiamat’s Foundation Assignments (I-V)

Circa 2008

Assignment I

The dark side to me is just a a term for a naturalistic way of life. It does not make that person or me “evil” because we find comfort in an aspect that is just an absence of light. 2,493 more words


Destiny takes the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge | Destiny toma el desafio del cubo de hielo de la ALS

[EN]: Celebrities have done it. Maybe some of your friends as well. They’ve taken the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge, the one in which people dump buckets full of water with ice on their heads. 281 more words


The Wizard from Destiny drops the Ice Bucket Challenge from the moon

Video game Destiny has officially done the Ice Bucket Challenge by sending an ice filled bucket from the moon.

Developer Bungie has created an Ice Bucket Challenge video on their YouTube channel using current assets from the upcoming title, … 215 more words