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Ashley Eckstein

Highlights From the 2019 Star Wars Celebration ‘Clone Wars’ Panel

As many of you have probably noticed, especially those of you who follow me on my personal Twitter account, 2019 was a challenging year for me in many respects. Deaths in the family, financial woes, job-related anxiety, and the loss of my beloved cat Juno all took their toll on me, robbing me of the enthusiasm (and energy) I needed to run Team Ahsoka. That’s why I never got around to writing about the Clone Wars panel that was held at Star ... [Continue Reading]

7th January 2020 // 2 Comments

Ashley Eckstein Dons Ahsoka-Themed Outfit at ‘The Rise of Skywalker’ Premiere

Fans were thrilled to see Ahsoka Tano’s voice actor Ashley Eckstein attending the world premiere of The Rise of Skywalker last month but what really caught their attention was the stylish Ahsoka-inspired outfit the Her Universe founder wore to the star-studded event. The vibrant red-orange velvet suit was adorned with a blue and white striped lapel (clearly modelled after Ahsoka’s lekku and montrals) and was designed by Andrew ... [Continue Reading]

5th January 2020 // 0 Comments

‘I Am a Padawan’ Little Golden Book Coming in April 2020

The Little Golden Book series has been entertaining and educating younglings since the 1940s and their collection of Star Wars-themed picture books are perfect for young fans wanting to take their first steps into a larger world. Recent entries have featured fan favourites such as Rey, Finn, Luke Skywalker, and Leia Organa but none have really explored the Clone Wars era in any real depth… until now. Voice actress and Her Universe founder ... [Continue Reading]

13th December 2019 // 0 Comments

RockLove Reveals Their Limited Edition Ahsoka Tano Ring

Geek fashion has made some massive strides in recent years thanks to companies such as Her Universe and Elhoffer Design and if you’re looking for some geek chic accessories to add to your collection, you’ll be pleased to hear that RockLove Jewelry’s brand new line of Star Wars-themed jewellery includes a tasteful homage to our beloved Snips. Designed by Allison Cimino in collaboration with Ashley Eckstein, the Ahsoka Tano ring ... [Continue Reading]

10th July 2019 // 0 Comments

Ahsoka Tano Merchandise at Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge

Disneyland Park’s newest themed land, Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge, is now open for business! If you’re an Ahsoka Tano fan who’s planning a visit to Batuu, you’ll be happy to know that you can buy a number of Ahsoka-themed items at the stores there. Here’s a quick guide to some of the items on sale so that you can plan your shopping and budget accordingly. Please note that I haven’t been to Galaxy’s ... [Continue Reading]

24th June 2019 // 2 Comments

Ashley Eckstein to Attend Star Wars Celebration Chicago

Lucasfilm has announced that the voice of Ahsoka Tano herself, Ashley Eckstein, will be among the many guests attending Star Wars Celebration Chicago this April and will be signing autographs at the Topps autograph area during the five-day event. Details of the panels she will be participating in have yet to be confirmed but she will no doubt be helping to promote the upcoming final season of The Clone Wars and representing her fangirl fashion ... [Continue Reading]

1st February 2019 // 4 Comments

Ahsoka Tano Tags Along in ‘Unexpected Company’

Ever since they heard Ahsoka’s final words in the season five finale ‘The Wrong Jedi’, Clone Wars fans have long suspected that the plucky Padawan knew about Anakin Skywalker’s clandestine relationship with senator Padmé Amidala. Ahsoka’s voice actress, Ashley Eckstein, has often claimed that her animated counterpart knew about the secret couple; Eckstein even came close to spilling the beans about this particular ... [Continue Reading]

27th March 2018 // 1 Comment

Her Universe’s Ahsoka Tano Hair Tutorial

Looking for a way to cosplay as your favourite Togruta without the hassle of crafting lekku and montrals? Then check out Her Universe’s Ahsoka Tano hair tutorial for an eye-catching alternative! This colourful hairstyle was first modelled by Ashley Eckstein during the 2016 Her Universe Fashion Show and was seen again when she showcased the fashion brand’s Ahsoka Tano faux leather jacket earlier this year. Fans can now replicate the ... [Continue Reading]

9th March 2018 // 0 Comments

Her Universe Unveils Ahsoka Tano Faux Leather Jacket

2017 was a sensational year for Her Universe and 2018 is set to be another exciting twelve months for this much-loved fashion brand. Her Universe kicked off the new year by releasing their long-awaited Ahsoka Tano imitation leather jacket, which is now available at their online store. This slate and plum jacket was first unveiled to the public back in early December and was heavily inspired by Ahsoka’s costume in Star Wars Rebels, right ... [Continue Reading]

13th January 2018 // 1 Comment

Team Ahsoka’s Holocron Vault – October 2017

Things You May Have Missed on Team Ahsoka Ahsoka & Padmé Have a Surprise Guest for Dinner in ‘Forces of Destiny’ – My write-up and photo gallery of the Forces of Destiny episode, ‘The Imposter Inside’. The Star Wars Show Goes Behind the Scenes of ‘Forces of Destiny’ – The Star Wars Show hosts pay a visit to Ghostbot to see how Forces of Destiny was brought to life. ‘Star Wars: Forces of Destiny’ Comic ... [Continue Reading]

7th November 2017 // 0 Comments

Holographic Ahsoka Funko Figure and T-Shirt Coming to Hot Topic

Attention Funko fans! A new Holographic Ahsoka Tano Funko Pop! figure will be making its public debut at Stan Lee’s Los Angeles Comic Con later this month. This glow-in-the-dark figure will be available at Hot Topic’s booth (#1841) on October 27, 28, and 29. Only a limited number of figures will be available each day so if you’re attending the convention, be sure to stop by the booth as early as possible to avoid ... [Continue Reading]

15th October 2017 // 4 Comments

Ahsoka & Padmé Have a Surprise Guest for Dinner in ‘Forces of Destiny’

Ever since its debut in July 2017, the 2D animated micro-series Star Wars: Forces of Destiny has been dishing up bite-sized stories and life lessons for young Star Wars fans… and the young at heart. ‘The Imposter Inside’ marked the series debut of Senator Padmé Amidala and takes place at some unspecified point in the Clone Wars timeline, possibly mid season three or later. Over the course of its 2:18 run time, the episode ... [Continue Reading]

4th October 2017 // 4 Comments

8 Reasons to Be Excited for ‘From a Certain Point of View’

Star Wars celebrated its 40th anniversary earlier this year but the festivities are far from over. October will see the release of the highly-anticipated anthology, From a Certain Point of View, a diverse collection of short stories which will retell the events of the much-loved 1977 film from the perspectives of the film’s unsung heroes, Imperial staff, and villainous scum. Considered to be one of Del Rey Books’ most exhilarating and ... [Continue Reading]

18th September 2017 // 4 Comments

Dave Filoni Sheds Light on Ahsoka and Kanan’s History

In what has recently become a weekly info drop, Star Wars Rebels executive producer Dave Filoni revealed that Ahsoka Tano and Kanan Jarrus had met each other long before the events of the season one finale, ‘Fire Across the Galaxy’. This revelation couldn’t have been more timely as it was something I had given some serious thought to just a few days earlier. Ahsoka and the-then Caleb Dume are quite similar in age (there’s ... [Continue Reading]

25th July 2017 // 0 Comments

‘Tano Couture’ Hits the Her Universe Fashion Show Runway

Her Universe held its fourth annual fashion show at San Diego Comic Con 2017, showcasing an eclectic range of pop-culture designs which drew inspiration from beloved Japanese anime classics, blockbuster superhero films, Star Wars (naturally), Disney’s animated masterpiece Moana, popular video games, and other sources. This year’s contestants competed for the chance to work alongside Her Universe founder Ashley Eckstein and design a ... [Continue Reading]

25th July 2017 // 1 Comment

Her Universe Unveils D23 Expo Exclusive Ahsoka Tano T-Shirt

If you’re attending the D23 Expo in Anaheim this weekend, keep your eyes open for Her Universe’s brand-new Star Wars: Forces of Destiny Ahsoka Tano T-shirt! Eagle-eyed fans will have spotted Ashley Eckstein wearing this on a recent episode of The Star Wars Show, but the T-shirt will finally be making its public debut at the highly-anticipated convention later this week. According to Disney Style blogger Nicole Mynott, the Forces of ... [Continue Reading]

13th July 2017 // 1 Comment

Ahsoka Tano Takes Fans Down the Padawan Path in ‘Forces of Destiny’

Clone Wars-era Ahsoka Tano made her triumphant return to our screens earlier this week in her very own episode of Star Wars: Forces of Destiny, ‘The Padawan Path’. The episode sees our plucky heroine on her way to a special ceremony at the Jedi Temple before she gets side-tracked by a malfunctioning droid. Never one to shy away from danger, even when she’s running late, Ahsoka leaps into action to save a mother and child from ... [Continue Reading]

9th July 2017 // 6 Comments

Ashley Eckstein & Matt Lanter Are Back in the Studio… But What Are They Recording?

Everyone hates Mondays, right? Well, not if you’re sharing a studio with Timeless star and Clone Wars veteran Matt Lanter. Ashley Eckstein gave Star Wars fans some much-needed cheer this Monday by sharing a photo of her and her old co-star in a recording studio, adding “How can your Monday be UGH when you get to record with Matt Lanter in your Matt Lanter shirt???” But the real question we should be asking is: What are they ... [Continue Reading]

20th June 2017 // 1 Comment

Ashley Eckstein & E.K. Johnston Join Forces for ‘From a Certain Point of View’

Last autumn, actress and Her Universe founder Ashley Eckstein and Canadian author E.K. Johnston joined forces to promote the best-selling young adult novel, Star Wars: Ahsoka. This year, Eckstein and Johnston will be teaming up once again to work on a brand-new short story for Del Rey Books’ commemorative anthology, Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View, which will be out on October 3, 2017. (Order your copy via Amazon and Amazon UK) ... [Continue Reading]

23rd April 2017 // 4 Comments

Ahsoka Tano to Appear in ‘Star Wars: Forces of Destiny’ Animated Series

Star Wars Celebration Orlando has barely got underway and there’s already at least one brand-new animated series for us to look forward to later this year! Lucasfilm and Disney have announced that a new 2D animated micro-series, Star Wars: Forces of Destiny, will be heading our way this July and will star all of our favourite heroines from that galaxy far, far away: Rey, Jyn Erso, Padmé Amidala, Princess Leia, Sabine Wren, Hera Syndulla, ... [Continue Reading]

14th April 2017 // 6 Comments