A trailer has been released for Star Wars Detours, an officially Lucasfilm-licensed animated comedy show by the Robot Chicken folks. Not sure how I feel about it yet, but Ackbar shows up at about 50 seconds in, making some trap … Continue reading
Sorry once again for the lack of recent updates. I’m hoping to catch up on all the Ackbar news I missed out on posting in the last few months and then start posting more Ackbar stuff on a regular basis … Continue reading
Over a year ago, I posted here that Mimoco would be making an Admiral Ackbar USB drive. Well, I’m pleased to announce (a month late, sorry about that…) that it’s finally here! You can find them on the official Mimoco site here in various … Continue reading
Stephen Colbert mentioned Admiral Ackbar on the May 3 2012 Colbert Report. The video link is here (it may not work for everyone). My computer is running a bit slow, but I’ll post screencaps later.
Erik Bauersfeld, voice of Admiral Ackbar in Return of the Jedi, was recently interviewed about his Star Wars experience. There’s an article, along with a video, here.
This is (very) old, but I didn’t know it was on YouTube before now: (Click here if the embed doesn’t work.) A clip from the 1983 TV special “Classic Creatures: Return of the Jedi,” showing some behind-the-scenes footage with Ackbar. … Continue reading
My apologies for being late on this, the first of two Weekend Ack-Ups. This “Weekend” Ack-Up, being posted on a Tuesday, was meant for Saturday, 24 September 2011. Without further ado, here’s the big Ackbar news of the past week: The … Continue reading