Wednesday, December 16, 2015
91X Brings The Death Star to The Force Awakens
By Joe Nelson
J!NX AND 91X BRING A PIECE OF THE DEATH STAR SET, STAR WARS COSPLAY CHARACTERS AND MORE TO STAR WARS: THE FORCE AWAKENS
SAN DIEGO, CA – Radio station 91X and local apparel company J!nx are making opening night of the blockbuster movie Star Wars: The Force Awakens even more memorable with dozens of characters in Star Wars ‘cosplay’ and a set piece from the original Star Wars.
Thursday from 5:00 to 7:00 PM, the San Diego Star Wars Society will be at Cinépolis Vista with J!NX and 91X with 25 members/cosplay characters from episodes 1-7. Attendees can take pictures with San Diego Star Wars Society cosplay characters in front of a 20ft X 8ft Death Star door set piece from the original set of Star Wars.
During this special event, Star Wars figures, artwork, collectibles and official Star Wars app posters will be up for silent auction for the Make A Wish Foundation to benefit children with terminal illness. Lee Kohse, official artist/designer/illustrator for Lucasfilm Ltd., will also be on-site doing sketches of Star Warscharacters.
Made possible by J!NX – The best geek apparel in this galaxy or any other. J!NX is a local San Diego company that truly loves Star Wars and wanted to make a special experience for The Force Awakens happen with 91X and The San Diego STAR WARS Society. Special guests of this event will receive limited edition collectors pins, lanyards & t-shirts from J!NX.
J!NX is a company dedicated to geek and gaming culture in all forms. Founded in 1999, J!NX has grown into a worldwide leader for geek and gaming apparel, toys, and accessories. Visit www.jinx.com to see what we’re all about.
91X is owned by Local Media San Diego, LLC; a San Diego-based broadcasting company backed by private equity firm, Thoma Bravo, LLC. LMSD also operates Z90.3 (XHTZ-FM) and Magic 92.5 (XHRM-FM) as a member of SDLocal, a joint operating arrangement between LMSD and Midwest Television, Inc., operators of Jack-FM 100.7 (KFMB-FM) and AM 760 (KFMB-AM).
Cinépolis USA is a leading world-class cinema exhibitor that offers guests enhanced movie-going experiences through its “Cinépolis Luxury Cinemas” and “Cinépolis” theater concepts. The Southern California-based theater chain opened its first theater in Del Mar, CA in July 2011 and has some of the top performing theaters in the country, currently operating seven theaters with a total of 65 screens in Southern California and four theaters with a total of 46 screens in Florida. Additional theaters across the U.S. are planned to open in the next few years. Its Mexico-based parent company, Cinépolis, is the fourth largest movie theater exhibitor in the world. http://cinepolisusa.com/