[blockquote] It?s no shock that the numbers are lower for this round ? in addition to the economy, the late announcement and a less-than-inspiring locale, August is smack dab in the middle of convention season ? most notably in that CV was bracketed by the biggest cons of all: San Diego Comic-Con in July and Atlanta?s Dragon*Con coming up on Labor Day weekend. Both are huge draws for much of the same audience, and we even had a Jader or two choose D*C over CV. Really, between all that, 28,000 doesn?t look all that shabby![/blockquote] Plus it's been five years since the prequel trilogy ended, and the films are the most popular aspect of SW for those who just aren't dedicated.