This was where it all started. Forty-two years ago, George Lucas’ vision of “a galaxy far, far away” made its debut on the big screen and the pop culture world hasn’t been the same since. Record crowds gathered all across the globe to witness the birth of this phenomenon and became familiar with such concepts as lightsabers and The Force. Names like Luke Skywalker, Han Solo, and Darth Vader became household names and their likenesses would shape millions of childhoods through lunchboxes, trading cards and action figures across three films. While I’ve primarily been covering Star Wars trading cards over…

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Matt Bible

Matt Bible is the Beckett non-sport analyst and also covers wrestling, MMA, and action figures. A graduate of THE Ohio State University, Matt joined Beckett in 2014. He collects the Rookie Cards of all Ohio State alumni, the Columbus Blue Jackets, and any and all Funko products that complement his taste in pop culture. For any questions or comments, you can email Matt and find him on Instagram.

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