Tag: Rogue One

Should you render dead actors in CGI?

Should you render dead actors in CGI?

Mild spoilers ahead for Rogue One: A Star Wars story. In Rogue One: A Star Wars Story two human characters were rendered in CGI (Computer Generated Imagery). Carrie Fisher’s Princess Leia and Peter Cushing’s Grand Moth Tarkin. The reason for Fisher’s CGI double was that she had aged since the release of Star Wars Episode Four where as …

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The 501st Legion and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Spoiler Free Review

The 501st Legion and Rogue One: A Star Wars Story – Spoiler Free Review

If you are a Star Wars fan you would have heard of the 501st Legion. In universe they are a garrison of Stormtroopers that later became known as Vader’s Fist. In the real world they are a fan group who dress up as Stormtroopers and promote/attend Star Wars events. The 501st descended on London last Thursday …

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