In October of 2012 we were blown away by the sudden revelation that George Lucas had sold Star Wars to Disney, and new movies continuing the legendary saga were on the way. Being a huge fan of the Expanded Universe, my mind reeled at the horrifying thought that this could only mean one of two … Continue reading Legends Concepts in the New Canon
When I first heard that Star Wars was being purchased by Disney, that most current Star Wars content was to become "Legends," and that a new canon would be established that included another, new trilogy, I was, like most people, apprehensive. But after realizing that I was quite happy with how the new owners been … Continue reading Getting over Star Wars FOMO, Or: You don’t have to catch them all!
For any of you who don't know, A Star Wars Comic is, as stated on their website, "a fan-made monthly anthology series exploring the small moments, characters, and themes of a galaxy far, far away. Each comic is six-pages and they release on the 25th of every month." Okay, so what's that mean? Well, it … Continue reading A Star Wars Comic: The Stories So Far…
My passion for Star Wars runs deep, but so too does my passion for alien species - not just in Star Wars, either, but in all IPs. Sometimes, they're not even aliens, as with most fantasy genres, for example (you know, elves, orcs, trolls, and such), but, regardless of their origin, I've always enjoyed non-human … Continue reading 40 Alien Species for 40 Years of Star Wars!
"There's always a bit of truth in legends." - Ahsoka TanoBy now, I'm sure everyone's aware of the aforementioned loaded quote from the season finale of Star Wars Rebels, and you've probably come up with your own ideas about what it means. Personally, I took it as an homage to the old expanded universe, a … Continue reading Unraveling the Truth in Legends