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Dave Filoni’s Cryptic Birthday Gift to Ahsoka Tano Fans

Star Wars Rebels Executive Producer Dave Filoni proves once more that he’s the gift that keeps on giving by sharing a brand-new piece of Ahsoka Tano art… on his birthday, no less. Ever since the debut of the Star Wars Rebels season 4 trailer back in April, there’s been endless speculation about the mysterious white wolf that appears in several of its scenes. One popular theory that’s been making the rounds for the past ... [Continue Reading]

8th June 2017 // 4 Comments

‘Looking For Leia’ Documentary Will Turn the Spotlight on Female Star Wars Fans

Once upon a time, it was tough being a female Star Wars fan. Perhaps, like me, you grew up hearing the phrase “But Star Wars is for boys”. Maybe you struggled to find other girls or women who shared your love for that galaxy far, far away. Or perhaps you yearned for a wider range of female characters to look up to. Over the past decade, Lucasfilm has done a tremendous job of boosting female representation on the big screen, in its TV ... [Continue Reading]

4th June 2017 // 1 Comment

Ahsoka Tano to Get Her Own ‘Forces of Destiny’ Adventure Figure

Back in mid-April, Lucasfilm and Disney announced Star Wars: Forces of Destiny, a brand new series of 2D animated shorts starring our favourite Star Wars heroines. A whole range of Forces of Destiny-themed merchandise is in the works, including bedding, apparel, cosplay accessories, and books. But perhaps the item I’m most excited about is this stunning Ahsoka Tano adventure figure, which will be out later this year (exact date TBC). The ... [Continue Reading]

2nd May 2017 // 3 Comments

Ahsoka Tano Nominated in Hasbro’s Vintage Collection Poll

Over the past few years, acclaimed toy manufacturer Hasbro has called on Star Wars fans to help them decide which characters should be added to their ever-growing collection of action figures. This year, Ahsoka Tano is one of six finalists in Hasbro’s latest Fan Figure Vote (Update: poll is now closed). Previous winners of the Fan Figure Vote include Star Wars Rebels’ resident Mandalorian bad-ass Sabine Wren, the immensely popular ... [Continue Reading]

30th April 2017 // 0 Comments

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 more 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. What is ‘From a Certain Point of ... [Continue Reading]

23rd April 2017 // 3 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

Team Ahsoka Celebrates Its 1st Anniversary

As the old saying goes: Time flies when you’re having fun. And what a fun-filled year it’s been for Team Ahsoka! It’s hard to believe that a full year has gone by since I launched this site. While some of the plans I had for the site have yet to come to fruition, I’m pleased with the progress made thus far. Not to mention I’m absolutely thrilled and honoured to be part of such a welcoming, vibrant fan community. ... [Continue Reading]

6th April 2017 // 6 Comments

‘Heroines of Star Wars’ Panel to be Held at Star Wars Celebration Orlando

The Star Wars Celebration Orlando panel line-up is looking strong and diverse, with panels such as ‘The Growing Galaxy of Women’s Star Wars Fashion’, ‘Food and Fandom: Star Wars Recipes’, ‘History of Droid Building’, and ‘LGBTQ+ in the Galaxy Far, Far Away’. One of the panels to look out for if you’re a fan of The Clone Wars and/or Star Wars Rebels is ‘The Heroines of Star ... [Continue Reading]

31st March 2017 // 3 Comments

‘The Clone Wars’ May Be Vanishing From Netflix in March 2017

Attention Clone Wars fans! If you’ve been relying on Netflix to get your Clone Wars fix, your luck may soon run out as the series’ current contract with the immensely popular online streaming service is due to end on March 7. UPDATE: It appears that Netflix has renewed the contract so US fans are free to continue watching (or re-watching) The Clone Wars via their service for the foreseeable future! A few eagle-eyed viewers spotted ... [Continue Reading]

5th February 2017 // 2 Comments

Ashley Eckstein Tells Fans “Ahsoka Has a Future”

During one of Disney’s immensely popular Star Wars Day at Sea cruises, StarWars.Com reporter Bryan Young got the chance to chat with Ahsoka Tano herself – Ashley Eckstein – to see if she could shed any light on what Dave Filoni has in store for the character. Unfortunately, all she was allowed to say was that “Ahsoka has a future”. What this purposefully vague statement means for Ahsoka’s future within the ... [Continue Reading]

9th January 2017 // 4 Comments

Ashley Eckstein and Dave Filoni Pay Tribute to the Late Carrie Fisher

On December 27, 2016, Star Wars fans around the world were shocked to learn that actress Carrie Fisher – best known for her iconic role as Princess (later General) Leia Organa – had passed away only days after suffering a major heart attack during a flight to Los Angeles. In her post on Instagram, a heart-broken Ashley Eckstein (voice of Ahsoka Tano) expressed her deep sorrow over this huge loss and thanked the late Ms Fisher for ... [Continue Reading]

6th January 2017 // 3 Comments

Ashley Eckstein Reveals Limited Edition Ahsoka Tano Holiday Pin

On November 23rd, 2016, Ahsoka Tano voice actress and Her Universe founder Ashley Eckstein revealed this year’s Her Universe collectible Star Wars holiday pin, which features an all-new design by Dave Filoni. The pin depicts a younger Ahsoka Tano wearing a blue hooded winter coat (similar to the one seen on The Clone Wars) and will be given out as a free gift with every Her Universe purchase made via the Hot Topic website on December 2nd ... [Continue Reading]

29th November 2016 // 1 Comment

Her Universe’s New Partnership is a Hot Topic for Fans

On Friday October 28, 2016, Ashley Eckstein announced that Her Universe would be joining the Hot Topic family of brands and would soon be in a position to offer an even wider selection of pop culture goodies to fangirls (and fanboys) across North America and beyond. In her letter to the Her Universe community, she reassured the HU fanbase that she will continue to oversee the daily operations of the company and that the company’s ... [Continue Reading]

30th October 2016 // 2 Comments

Ashley Eckstein Shares Her Thoughts on a Live-Action Ahsoka Film

Outer Places reporter Janey Tracey caught up with Ashley Eckstein at New York Comic Con 2016 to talk about Her Universe’s new Marvel collection, female representation in sci-fi and fantasy, and, naturally, Ahsoka Tano. After asking Ashley about her thoughts on Ahsoka’s fate and her work on the Star Wars: Ahsoka audiobook, Ms Tracey asked the actress if we’ll ever see Ahsoka follow in Saw Gerrera’s footsteps and cross ... [Continue Reading]

17th October 2016 // 2 Comments

Preview of the ‘Star Wars: Ahsoka’ Audiobook

Penguin Random House Audio Publishing have uploaded a 3-minute preview of the Star Wars: Ahsoka audiobook to their site, giving Ahsoka Tano fans a taster of Ashley Eckstein’s narration work and a glimpse into what the former Padawan has been up to following the events of Order 66.   During her interview with Star Wars Show host Andi Gutierrez, Ashley talked about her work on the audiobook and the challenges of bringing other ... [Continue Reading]

7th October 2016 // 1 Comment