October 31, 2012 | Geeks Union
Disney today announced that it has bought Lucasfilm for $4 billion, trumping the $3.9 billion on the table when Disney purchased Marvel in 2009.
"For the past 35 years, one of my greatest pleasures has been to see Star Wars passed from one generation to the next," said George Lucas, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Lucasfilm. "It's now time for me to pass Star Wars on to a new generation of filmmakers. I've always believed that Star Wars could live beyond me, and I thought it was important Read more [...]