Posts in category "Star Wars"

Hasbro wows a young Star Wars fangirl at HASCON and thanks her for asking #WheresRey.

Hasbro wows a young Star Wars fangirl at HASCON and thanks her for asking #WheresRey.
In 2016, 8-year-old Annie Rose wrote a viral letter to Hasbro, asking #WheresRey in Star Wars Monopoly.  The Star Wars Monopoly game that was released ahead of The Force Awakens featured four male tokens: Kylo Renn, Finn, Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker. Annie Rose, like many others, wanted Rey to be included, since she was the... Read more »

Hasbro Finally Creates Version of Star Wars Monopoly that INCLUDES Rey: Here Is How You Can Get It

Hasbro Finally Creates Version of Star Wars Monopoly that INCLUDES Rey: Here Is How You Can Get It
Calling all REY fans: Hasbro has finally created a special link to buy a version of Star Wars monopoly that INCLUDES REY in the four game tokens that come with the game! In response to the pressure to actually include Rey (not just offer her as an a la carte special-order piece), there is a... Read more »

#WheresRey? Hasbro now cites “insufficient interest” in U.S. to offer Rey token in Monopoly Game.

Eighteen months ago, my then-8-year-old daughter, Annie Rose, wrote a letter to Hasbro expressing her dismay over the fact that the most recent version of Star Wars Monopoly only featured male characters, including two from The Force Awakens: Kylo Renn and Finn. 8 yr old asks, How could you leave out Rey in SW Monopoly?... Read more »
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Wear Star Wars Share Star Wars 2016: Join the Celebration!

Wear Star Wars Share Star Wars 2016: Join the Celebration!
Beginning this Friday, December 9, 2016, we invite you to celebrate the 7th annual Wear Star Wars Share Star Wars Day. The celebration will last through the premier of Rogue One next weekend, so you have more than one chance to show your Star Wars spirit. How to Participate There are three simple ways to... Read more »

Boy Who Flew Millennium Falcon In Need of Star Wars Love and Support

In October of 2014, ten-year-old Andrew Schmaderer had a perfect day. He spent a number of surreal hours on the set of Star Wars: The Force Awakens. He chatted with JJ Abrams and Harrison Ford. He watched as a huge battle scene was filmed outside of Maz Kanata’s temple. Chewbacca walked across the set to... Read more »

Wear Star Wars Every Day Project!

Wear Star Wars Every Day Project!
What is Wear Star Wars Every Day? Wear Star Wars Every Day is an amazing charity fundraising project started by jawajames, one of the members of Club Jade. JawaJames has these two goals: Wear a different Star Wars-themed clothing item every day for as long as he can keep the streak going. He started on January... Read more »
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Hasbro Keeps Promise to Annie Rose and Adds Rey to Star Wars Monopoly. #WheresRey #TheresRey!

Hasbro Keeps Promise to Annie Rose and Adds Rey to Star Wars Monopoly. #WheresRey #TheresRey!
Hasbro kept true to its word! A Rey token has been designed and added to the Star Wars Monopoly game! Annie Rose, you asked #WheresRey.  Thousands of people joined your plea, and Hasbro said #ReyIsOnTheWay. Later this year, when you open your new game, we will shout with joy #TheresRey! The new token made its debut at the Toy... Read more »

8 Yr Old Girl Talks About Asking Hasbro, #WheresRey in Star Wars Monopoly?

8 Yr Old Girl Talks About Asking Hasbro, #WheresRey in Star Wars Monopoly?
Let 8-year-old Annie Rose tell you in her own words why she wrote to Hasbro asking “How could you leave out Rey?!” Annie Rose has seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens twice now. She really loves the character of Rey, because she is a strong, intelligent female. When Annie Rose learned that the newest version... Read more »

8-yr-old girl asks Hasbro, How Could You Leave Out Rey?! #WheresRey

8-yr-old girl asks Hasbro, How Could You Leave Out Rey?! #WheresRey
UPDATE!!!! HASBRO has heard us all! In the past 24 hours, Annie Rose’s letter to Hasbro has been retweeted nearly 2,000 times and has been written about in articles and news outlets around the world. Annnnd, HASBRO just contacted me with the wonderful news that they will be adding Rey to Star Wars Monopoly.  Social... Read more »
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Trouble With Music: An Excerpt From Jazzy's Quest: Adopted and Amazing!

How does it feel to be an adoptee?  Let Star-Wars-loving adoptee Jazzy Armstrong share her quest for identity and belonging with your child!  Enjoy this sneak peak at an excerpt from the critically acclaimed children’s chapter book, Jazzy’s Quest: Adopted and Amazing!                            ... Read more »