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The Star Wars Show reveals 40th Anniversary Stern Pinball Machine and more...Written by James Zahn
Being as into Star Wars as we are around here, Wednesday afternoons are always sort of a treat when the folks at StarWars.com release new episodes of The Star Wars Show. This week, the crew takes a look at some of the interesting memorabilia on display throughout the Lucasfilm offices at Skywalker Ranch, in addition to welcoming Mayim Bialik, who I'll always remember fondly as Blossom, just because I'm one of the five people who doesn't like Big Bang Theory. But that's not all! The show also serves-up a first-look at the new Star Wars 40th Anniversary Pinball Machine from the wizards at Stern Pinball (based right here in Illinois). Take a look...
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