"Jason Wingreen, Actor Who Voiced Boba Fett, Dies at 95" (January 5, 2015)The New York Times
cited our Fettpedia page (as hypertext for "Star Wars Insider") for Jason Wingreen
, the actor who at that time had recently passed away. We had transcribed an interview he did with the Star Wars Insider in 2000, which illuminated his experience doing the original voice of Boba Fett.View on nytimes.com
"Forget Anakin — for die-hard 'Star Wars' fans, Boba Fett rules" by Peter Hartlaub (May 14, 2005)San Francisco Chronicle
ran a front-page "Entertainment" section story in print and online, including this excerpt: "When Aaron Proctor started his Boba Fett Web site as a teenager in 1996, the San Francisco native wasn't expecting many visitors. After all, the 'Star Wars' bounty hunter had only five lines in the original trilogy, and his apparent death in 'Return of the..."View on sfgate.com
"Tempted by Fett — A Boba Fett fan shares his sad obsession" by Dalton Ross (May 17, 2002)Entertainment Weekly
wrote this about us: "Casual Fett fans should begin their quest at the appropriately (and unimaginatively) titled Boba Fett Fan Club, which offers solid (okay, scary) amounts of information on the original man behind the mask, actor Jeremy Bulloch. Visitors are treated to a brief interview, tour diaries, and pictures of the actor chilling in his house. There's a perverse joy in seeing the guy who caught Han Solo hanging out on his couch and surfing the Web." Online and in print.View on ew.com
"The Force Is Still With Them — 'Star Wars': Return of a cosmic cash cow" by John Marks (January 27, 1997)U.S. News & World Report
ran a full-page article and photo on page 63 of the print edition, featuring the founder of the Boba Fett Fan Club.
Starting on May 17, 2015, The Official Star Wars Website
(StarWars.com) graciously has added the Boba Fett Fan Club as a prominent link on their "Community" page.
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A BFFC Exclusive:Star Wars Episode 7 to be shot on film by Dan Mindel
(August 22, 2013)
We broke the news that Star Wars Episode VII was being shot on Kodak film stock by Dan Mindel, J.J. Abrams' cinematographer. While at an event for cinematographers, we were first to post online the news after Dan spoke about the big reveal. The news made front page at Mashable
, AV Club
, Yahoo Movies / The Wrap
, Ain't It Cool News
, Latino Review
, Huffington Post
, The Verge
, and more.
BFFC is included on Wikipedia
as one of two external links for their authoritative and often cited Boba Fett entry.View on wikipedia.org
We were part of a one-hour show for the Sci-Fi Channel
about Star Wars fandom called Episode 1 Unauthorized: The Phantom Menace
, which aired May 17, 1999.
Our website was featured on the home page of the search engine, Yahoo!
(May 11, 1999), which at the time was a real big deal — and led to a whole lot of new visitors.View screenshot
During the Boba Fett-themed trivia game for the BBC Radio 2
show, OJ Borg "Midnight Mastermind"
(August 21, 2018), there were three mentions of the Boba Fett Fan Club! Featuring BFFC contributor Matt Booker as the guest trivia master.
BookHow Star Wars Conquered the Universe: The Past, Present, and Future of a Multibillion Dollar Franchise
by Chris Taylor (September 13, 2014)
The Boba Fett Fan Club is mentioned on page 253 in the hardcover
and the paperback
Maybe it's a coincidence, but the TV show Gilmore Girls
name drops "Boba Fett Fan Club" in Season 5 Episode 4! The episode, which aired October 12, 2004, is where Paris announces that Glenn "went from the 'Star Trek' convention to the Boba Fett Fan Club symposium" over the summer.
WebsiteYahoo Internet Life
(July 12, 1999)
"At the incredible Boba Fett Multimedia Vault [editor's note: the name for BFFC in 1999
], you'll find tips for creating Mandalorian armor, as well as a convention schedule for actor Jeremy Bulloch (the bounty hunter's alter ego)."View screenshot
BookThe Incredible Internet Guide to Star Wars
by Peter J. Weber (September 1999)
"Everything you wanted to know." The book included a full-size screenshot of the site in 1999, at that time called The Boba Fett Multimedia Vault.
"May the Web Be with You" by Peter Fagan (May 6, 1999)
The website for the San Francisco Chronicle said the following: "The Boba Fett Fan Club page is the definitive archive of information about the most admired, yet enigmatic characters of the Star Wars myth."View on sfgate.comView screenshot
TelevisionBBC World News
(April 14, 2017)
BFFC's Scott Casanova was interviewed!Watch video
MagazineCinescape Insider (July 1998)
"...the one place that any Fett fan can go for anything they want to know about their favorite Mandalorian ... it is a very good production."
MagazineStar Wars Galaxy Magazine #12 (August 1997)
BFFC is mentioned in a letter to the editor
MagazineScience Fiction Weekly
November 16, 1998
"[D]ocuments every occurrence of Boba Fett in the Star Wars universe"
WebsiteMen's Journal (2016)
"They have their own action figures, fan clubs — from the Wookieepedia to a flourishing Boba Fett Fan Club — and weird fetishistic apparel."
WebsiteSciFi.com Star Wars directory Pick (February 2002)
From the website for the Sci-Fi Channel (now called Syfy): "Boba Fett Fan Club (pick) - Don your Clone Wars armor--or learn how to create some--before you blast your way through these downloads, checklists of BF collectibles, and so very much more."
WebsiteOn The Gnome's Desktop #29
"Who's the best and the baddest bounty hunter in the Universe? :) That's right! And he's got his own fan club. If you have a Fett fetish, don't fail to find your way to this fabulous site! Find out the Fett Facts firsthand--and bookmark immediately."
WebsiteAlternative Webs Best of the Web (March 1st, 1998)
"Nothing but Boba Fett. All day and all night. A very well put together site. Lots of sound and video."
TelevisionNBC-KTAB (February 14, 1997)
BFFC is mention on the air for the local NBC station in Texas.
"I'm a card-carrying member of the Boba Fett Fan Club..."View screenshot
"The most popular bounty hunter this side of the Kessel run is completely documented and examined. Very nice site!"
"All Boba, all the time. The shoot-Boba-Fett game is ultra cool."View screenshot
MagazineACCESS Magazine (March 2000)
Featured a column and photo about BFFC.
4 Stars. "Everything you ever wanted to know about Boba Fett but were afraid to ask."View screenshot