Star Wars: Rebels – “Heroes of Mandalore, Parts 1 and 2”

I said I was going to do some commentary blogs (not quite reviews, as such) for the final season of Star Wars: Rebels.  It begins now.  Spoilers ahead. This season is going to comprise 16 episodes, and we're told it's one long story arc that pushes from where season three left off to the (presumably) the doorstep … Continue reading Star Wars: Rebels – “Heroes of Mandalore, Parts 1 and 2”

From a Certain Point of View: 40 Stories Celebrating 40 Years of Star Wars (Anthology)

The original Star Wars (aka, A New Hope) is the single most scrutinized film of all time, and one of the most beloved.  Dedicated fans across the world know every line by heart because we've seen it 500 times.  But as we all know in the Galaxy Far, Far Away, "... many of the truths … Continue reading From a Certain Point of View: 40 Stories Celebrating 40 Years of Star Wars (Anthology)

Random Fandom

The last few days, I've re-engaged with some things I love.  Thought I'd share. Now that we have three episodes of Star Trek: Discovery, I've seen a great many people relating it back to Deep Space Nine in regards to the idea of long story arcs.  It seems everyone credits DS9 with the beginnings of … Continue reading Random Fandom

William Shakespeare’s The Force Doth Awaken: Star Wars Part the Seventh by Ian Doescher

CHORUS Luke Skywalker hath sadly disappear'd, And in his absence come most wicked foes. The cruel First Order hath made all afeard -- Like phoenix from the Empire's ash it grows. They shall not rest till Skywalker is dead, Yet others seek to rescue him from harm. By Leia -- General Organa -- led, Th'Republic … Continue reading William Shakespeare’s The Force Doth Awaken: Star Wars Part the Seventh by Ian Doescher

Pre-Order!

There is a great disturbance in the Force. The soundtrack for Star Wars: The Last Jedi is now available for pre-order at several sites, to be released December 15.  I've already plunked down my money.  Of course I did.  Of course. There are currently no spoilerific track titles available that I've seen.  If there is a … Continue reading Pre-Order!