Empire magazine is celebrating the 30th anniversary of Star
Wars with their biggest Force-related extravaganza yet.
To mark this very special event, Empire has embarked on its
most ambitious issue ever. They are producing a whopping 30 exclusive covers to
commemorate 30 years of Star Wars, showcasing a total of 30 great Star Wars
Empire is a British and Australian film magazine published
monthly by Bauer Consumer Media since July 1989. It is the biggest selling film
magazine in Britain,
consistently outselling its nearest market rival Total Film. Empire organises
the annual Sony Ericsson Empire Awards which are voted for by readers of the
In common with most British film magazines, Empire is
populist in both approach and coverage unlike less irreverent and more serious
magazines such as Sight and Sound. It reviews both mainstream films, including Hollywood fare, and art films, but feature articles
concentrate on the former. The magazine occasionally produces themed issues
around subjects such as Star Wars.