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SDCC 2014: Guide for Boba Fett Fans

We live-blogged SDCC 2014 in real-time throughout each day of the convention. Here is our log of all things for…


Bradenton Marauders (Pittsburgh Pirates) Sporting a Boba Fett-Inspired Jersey This Saturday

Head’s up: Saturday is Star Wars night for the Bradenton Marauders (Pittsburgh Pirates), who will wear this Boba Fett-inspired jersey…


Behind the Fan Art: An Interview with Calum Jones

Calum Jones is a freelance photographer based in London who has created an on-going series of popular Star Wars photos…


[Editorial] “Star Wars Insider” Missed Opportunity To Spotlight Boba Fett Fans

The latest issue of Star Wars Insider is now available on newsstands, featuring a cover story on how Boba Fett’s…


The Mandalorian ArTmor Project

The Mandalorian ArTmor Project is a charity art project for the Star Wars in Character podcast’s annual Star Wars toy drive for Toys for Tots.


Boba Fett Doesn’t Use the Bathroom: A Conversation with Four Fett Cosplayers

The BFFC sits down with four of the best Boba Fett cosplayers in the business to discuss their experiences, issues, and triumphs in creating their very own movie-quality costumes.


Halloween: 2013 Recap

In case you were out having a blast this Halloween, here’s a recap of our “live” Halloween updates on Facebook…


Halloween: Awesome Boba Fett Vines

Vine, the very short video social network from Twitter (which only works if you have the app via vine.co or…


Star Wars Insider Asks Open Question about Boba Fett

You on Twitter? Jonathan Wilkins, the current editor of the Star Wars Insider magazine, just tweeted that a forthcoming feature…


Dragon Con 2013: Reporting Live

(Updated 8/31 with new photos!) Our very own contributing editor McCoy is in costume and reporting from Dragon Con this…


First Pitch for Boba at MLB Star Wars Night

Tonight, Boba Fett threw the first pitch in the Los Angeles Dodgers baseball game. The Dodgers beat the San Diego…


Will Boba Fett Be Developed Into An Anti-Hero?

We were first introduced to Boba Fett in the Holiday Special, when he was portrayed as a spy for the…


#BringBackBoba Campaign Challenge’s First Prompt

Over the last couple months the #BringBackBoba Campaign has created a number of speculative stories about how Boba Fett could…


Boba Fett’s “Paper Treatment” in Jeremy Messersmith’s Music Video, “Tatooine”

Boba Fett makes a bit appearance in the “paper treatment” of Star Wars. Directed and animated by Eric Power, the…


Sneakerhead Treatment for Boba Fett

Freehand Profit, an artist/illustrator/designer based in Los Angeles, used two Nike “Boba Fett” shoes to make a very creative Boba…


Did You Vote for Boba Fett Today?

As posted on our Facebook, in the latest daily poll at StarWars.com, Boba stays in the game, beating the Emperor…


Boba Fett Receives Landslide Victory

Earlier this month StarWars.com launched its This Is Madness Character Tournament, pitting popular characters against each other in a bracket…


Jeremy Bulloch Shares All In Podcast Interview

Actor Jeremy Bulloch was interviewed by the guys at Bombad Radio, where he talked about his career as an actor,…


Boba Fett Feature Film Update

    Barely a week after announcing that J.J. Abrams will direct Episode VII, the first in what is being…


Yes, Episode 7 — But What About A Boba Fett Feature Film? [Part 1]

The future is bright for Star Wars fans, which for years held fast the dream of one day seeing new…


Top Tweets

Overheard, re-tweeted, and fav’d on our Twitter account, @bobafettfanclub, here are some of the recent highlights we’ve found: Who can…


Video: Deadpool and Boba Fett Do Christmas

Shot in London by Sneaky Zebra and posted today on YouTube, check out this holiday video that was meant to…


Halloween 2012

It’s that time of year again. Boba Fett costumes galore, alongside carved pumpkins glowing that infamous T-shaped visor. Check out…


Celebration VI: “As You Wish” Helmet Project, Let the Bidding Begin

Starting August 23, Fett fans with deep pockets and creative sights can jump over to Ebay to benefit the Make-A-Wish…


Star Wars Concept Artist Ralph McQuarrie Remembered

Ralph McQuarrie, the man whose artistic vision inspired the look of Darth Vader, Yoda, and other iconic Star Wars characters…


“Empire” and “Jedi” Retold in Icons

Designer/illustrator Wayne Dorrington has posted his impression of all three original Star Wars films as portrayed in icons. Take a…


Run Up to Halloween 2011

It’s almost that time of year again. For some fans, this means dressing up as Boba Fett. No costume yet?…


Fan Spotlight: Art Andrews

Among Boba Fett fans and costumers, The Dented Helmet is one of the websites that stands out above the rest…


Fan Spotlight: LEGO Boba Fett

In the convention and cosplay community, there are many different versions of Boba Fett costumes. From the Empire Strikes Back…


Boba Fett Tops Sci-Fi List

Right on the top of IO9’s Daily 10 list, “10 Coolest Bounty Hunters in the Galaxy,” Boba Fett beats Blade…


Starfest: Two Fetts and a Dengar

Spotted in Denver, Colorado at Starfest: Send in your convention/event pictures or upload your own to our image gallery for…


Boba on a Bike, Unicorn, or Jet Ski

Artist Mike Joos is a big fan of bicycles. Wonder Woman, George Washington, and other heroes all are featured on…


Slave I Coming to Disneyland, Disneyworld

Slave I makes an appearance in promotional material surrounding the re-launch of Star Tours at Disneyland, coming this June 3…


Helmet-less Boba Fett, on Drums

The premise for Scattered Trees’ “Love and Leave” video, directed by J.M. Harper, is “a long time ago in a…


Artist Spotlight: Pack Rat Studios

Jason B. Jones, who pens a column on GeekDad at Wired.com, is clearly a Boba Fett fan. He recently penned…


Building a Better Boba (Action Figure)

Roberto “Darklord” Williams, a 43 year old Star Wars toy / action figure customizer from Brooklyn, New York, recently posted…


Poster Reimagines Original Star Wars Trilogy

Mondo, an online shop based in Austin, Texas, is selling a 400-edition print by designer Olly Moss that re-imagines Bespin’s…


Celebration V: Boba Fett Sightings

 

From costumes to collectibles, Boba Fett is abound at this year’s Star Wars Celebration, hosted in Orlando, Florida. Costumes Female…


“Heroes” Creator Cites Boba Fett

 

FORA.tv has a video from the January 2010 DLD [Digital Life Design] Conference in Munich, where Peter Hirshberg talks with…


Celebration V: Fett Always Hit with Artists

 

StarWars.com has a round-up of artists who have exclusive prints available at Celebration V: Star Wars artists of extraordinary vision…


Celebration V: Lucas and Three Fetts

 

Just announced, George Lucas will be attending Celebration V is Orlando, Florida this August. With him will be Jeremy Bulloch,…


Artist Spotlight: Dapper Boba Fett, Star Wears

 

Artist Spotlight is an on-going series of posts highlighting artists re-imagining Boba Fett. Dapper Boba Fett by Greg Peltz (via…


Tonight at Dodger Stadium

 

At tonight’s Dodgers/Tigers game, while munching on Boba Burgers, Darth Tater Chips, and Ice Sabers, fans in Lower Reserve Sections…


Artist Spotlight: Jamie Snell

 

Recently, we here at the Boba Fett Fan Club had a chance to catch up with Star Wars artist Jamie…


Boba Gets Busted

 

Sideshow Collectibles has done it again. As of February 18, 2010, a life-size bust of the legendary bounty hunter is…


Reimagining the Stormtrooper

 

Remember the Darth Vader helmet project a few years ago, to help raise donations for charity? Well, this year the…


Boba Fett vs. Mickey Mouse at Weekends 2010

 

The key art for Star Wars Weekends 2010 was released and it’s a battle of the cultural icons. But, we…


VladislausDantes’ Steampunk Fett

 

VladislausDantes, aka Danny Ashby, put together an elaborate Steampunk Boba Fett costume. Sewing is by Lindsay Hamilton and Christa Wood,…


Celebration V Announced!

 

The announcement for “Star Wars: Celebration V” was finally made today on the event’s official site. Celebration V will be…


Halloween: Pumpkin Fett

 

As Halloween is fast approaching, with pumpkins often turning into pies or jack-o’-lanterns, you may want to consider carving out…


Fatcat’s Kokeshi Boba Fett

 

Fatcat Studios (aka Jenny Brown) is selling a Kokeshi Boba Fett doll. “This is the bad guy we all love…


New Yorker Shows Fett Spirit

 

Recently featured in Time Out New York’s Public Eye feature was Nathan Stodola, aka Renegade Accordion. Nathan, 26, was interviewed…


Halloween: Boba Fetting This Year

 

Just over a month until Halloween 2009. Are you ready? As this month’s Dragon*Con in Atlanta, we saw two fans…


Hello Boba?

 

I know what you are thinking. It was bad enough to watch the most infamous bounty hunter in the galaxy…


Fan Spotlight: Novall Talon

 

There are many costume organizations throughout the world that list bounty hunters on their roster. The Fighting 501st legion even…


Fan Spotlight: Fett_II

 

Continuing with our new feature here at The Boba Fett Fan Club, we’ll be conducting interviews every so often with…


New Star Tours: Boba Fett is Chasing You

 

The famous ride at Disneyland is getting an upgrade. According to Slash Film, “[i]n the action sequence, the Star Tours…


Fan Spotlight: DoseOrdo

 

Continuing with our new feature here at The Boba Fett Fan Club, we’ll be conducting interviews every so often with…


From Fan To Fiction

 

Google “Ram Zerimar” and you’ll find an assortment of fan art, pictures of his own home-made suit of Mandalorian Armor,…


Halloween 2008 Recap

 

In Beloit, Wisconsin, Flickr user dayna1 snapped a shot of a Boba Fett pumpkin. BFFC member, therealmccoy, won 2 Halloween…


Fan Spotlight: PJ of California

 

As part of a new feature here at the Boba Fett Fan Club, we’ll be conducting interviews with Fett fans…


Fett and his Mandalorians out in force for Dragon*Con 2008

 

It is astounding to think that an entire culture was spawned out of one man’s few short minutes of screen…


Fan-made Fett costume out of LEGOs

 

Posted on Brothers-Brick.com, Simon has built a complete Boba Fett costume entirely from LEGO (except the jump suit and cape,…


New Commercial: “Don’t Make Fun of Boba Fett”

 

“If a guy looks dangerous, he probably is.” Spike TV has a new promo featuring Boba Fett. The ad, which…


And the winners are…

 

For our 2007 Costume Contest, we’re officially announcing the four winners for the following prize-in-tow awards: Most Creative, Most Cost-Effective,…


Toy Fair 2008: Two Old-School Mandalorians

 

Tobbi Dala and Fenn Shysa were the original Mandalorians, appearing in several comics — including Marvel Star Wars #68 and…


Writer of “Y: The Last Man” and “Lost” also Fett know-it-all

 

Entertainment Weekly interviewed Brian K. Vaughan about the final issue of the comic, “Y: The Last Man.” On the subject…


Costume Contest: Meet the Contenders

 

20 contenders made the cut. They vie for top prizes, coming from all corners of the web — members of…


Baroque Fett

 

Artist Matthias Adolfsson has been inspired with Baroque illustrations, matching Star Wars characters with the 17th century Roman art movement.


Angelina Jolie, Brad Pitt family’s Star Wars Halloween

 

Boba Fett just got a little cooler. USA Today reports today that the Jolie-Pitt family had a Star Wars Halloween…


The Boba Fett Fan Club’s 2007 Costume Contest

 

[Update: Jump to the list of winners!] BIG PRIZES FOR MOST CREATIVE, MOST ACCURATE, MOST COST-EFFECTIVE AND BEST IN SHOW…


Drive your own Slave I electric vehicle

 

The cargo hold fits two bags of groceries. The engine gets you 20 miles at 40 miles per hour. The…


Headlines: Dragon*Con Fetts, Transformers’ Starscream and $500 helmet

 

Dragon*Con Fetts Photos on Flickr: “Barbie Fett” “Jango Fett on my street.” “Boba Fett vs. Predator” “Flame Fett is my…


Headlines: Skywalker’s lightsaber, kids’ names and NFL’s Vince Young

 

Boba and Jango Fett are set to help NASA’s Discovery crew, scheduled for October 2007. (via Engaget and Slashdot) A…


Exclusive Roundup of Comic Con 2007 – Fett Style

 

Posting shortly: Action Figures: “Evolution of the Fetts,” a multi-pack of Fett’s (announced 7/27) Action Figures: EntertainmentEarth’s Mando sets, new…


Fetts of C4

 

Four die-hard fans take the high road with original takes on designing Fett, just in time for Celebration IV, which…


How a Boba Fett Fan Gets Hitched

 

Fett-enthusiast Jonathan Wollack and fiancee Rose Coe picked AdventureCon to get married this last weekend. NBC affiliate station WBIR in…


Exclusive Roundup of C4 – Fett Style

 

Kamino, Tatooine, Bespin… Los Angeles? Incognito, sporting a Princess Leia badge (the kids got Boba today), I made my way…


Celebration 4 (C4): Guide for Boba Fett Fans

 

On-going posts on anything relating to Boba Fett (actors, fans, exclusives) at the Celebration 4, going on right now. VIDEO…


Fetts in Rose Parade

 

Boba and Jango Fett made today’s Rose Parade in Pasadena, California. [Update 01/02/07: And be sure to check out the…


Jango, Gnarls Barkley perform at MTV Awards

 

The Associated Press photo made the “Most E-mailed” list today at Yahoo. Update 6/11 – Performance now showing on YouTube….


Clark Mitchell, Unleashed Artist

 

“I think my turning point as a Star Wars illustrator was the success of the Boba Fett painting which was…


New Message Board in February

 

Faster, smaller, lighter than the rest. With goals like that, who else would Boba Fett go with? We’re going with…


San Diego Comic Con Begins

 

Remember to check out the following: Jango Fett exclusive bust from Gentle Giant, Bounty Hunter 7-pack from Diamond Comics, and…


Message Boards: Thriving

 

The Sarlacc Bar message boards have been thriving recently, being updated daily, thanks to visitors like you.


Sightings: Boba Fett in Line for Sith

 

Boba Fett makes the red carpet with Natalie Portman and George Lucas on May 17th, for the premiere of Revenge…


Celebration III: Fett?

 

[UPDATED: 6/1 8:29am PST] Send in or post your encounters with Jeremy Bulloch, Temuera Morrison, or Daniel Logan, as well…


The Hunter’s Journal Returns!

 

Once upon a time, The Boba Fett Fan Club began with a mailing list, that grew over the years to…


[Editorial] Jaster vs. Boba

 

Guest author: Miss Chrys Originally published: 2005 Plaintiff No. 1: Boba Fett, aka Jaster Mereel, age 40-something. Says Plaintiff No….


Online RPG to Start Again?

 

Both new and old posters went to The Boba Fett Fan Club message board to start and build their own…


Sarlacc BBS is Back

 

As the feedback for the boards slowly comes in, the message board is back and ready for posting.


Sarlacc BBS Down Temporarily

 

The message board server at boards.bobafettfanclub.com is going through some general maintenance through the weekend.


Daniel Logan Attending San Diego Comic Con

 

The actor being Young Boba Fett is signing autographs with Mark Hamill (Luke Skywalker), Carrie Fisher (Princess Leia), Michonne Bourriague…


Editorials to “Instigate Intellectual Argument” About Fett

 

Some argue that there’s a degree of fandom. Others argue that there are changes in the midst, that Boba Fett…


An Empire Divided Immerses Fett

 

The Star Wars Galaxies multiplayer online roleplaying game features Boba Fett in a new ad campaign.


Chat Room is Open

 

Now you can chat 24/7, but who wants to host the first shin-dig?


[Editorial] With a Thousand Pasts

 

Guest author: Eric Cromwell Originally published: 2004 Boba Fett is a name that will always evoke the sense of mystery…


[Editorial] Lucas: Stop While Ahead?

 

Guest author: Tim Ho Originally published: 2003 Star Wars is undoubtedly the most popular trilogy that has ever hit the…


[Editorial] So Not Female

 

Guest author: LadyFett First published: 2003 I’ve been asked, as a Fett fan who is also a female, to respond…


[Editorial] Not Too Dark

 

Guest author: Kelu Fett Originally published: 2003 I have been a fan of Boba Fett for a long time. His…


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