Haiku Me Friday! Palpatine and Love

I never paid much attention to Palpatine until I started writing more frequently in this blog. The more I wrote, the more I realized how conniving and masterful he was and wrote a post on him a few years ago. The point of the post was to help others realize how he was playing a … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Palpatine and Love

My New Found Appreciation for AOTC

I really dislike Attack of the Clones. I find it to be unbearable in some instances. Of all the films, I find it the weakest and I’m always surprised by people who prefer it over The Phantom Menace. I forced myself once to watch it and try to find 10 things to like about the … Continue reading My New Found Appreciation for AOTC

How The Clone Wars Succeeded and Failed

With the arrival of Star Wars Rebels, I thought it would be a good time to publish this guest post and look back at the last Star Wars animated series: The Clone Wars.  Please comment and love Icarus' post on TCW.  His bio is below, if you would like more info.  (My thoughts on Rebels … Continue reading How The Clone Wars Succeeded and Failed

Palpatine’s Game of Chess

I was in the process of doing a Vader vs. Sidious showdown post when a thought struck me. Clearly Sidious would win, there’s no doubt. Then how come he didn’t? The more I write on my blog, the more I realize how much of a master manipulator Palpatine really is. In simple terms: he maintained … Continue reading Palpatine’s Game of Chess

Scene it on Friday – ROTS Scene #100

Gosh, I cannot remember this scene at all.  Did it even happen?  It sounds vaguely familiar, but I’m not as knowledgeable on the Prequels as I would like to be…especially lately.  I feel like somehow, in the last year-ish, my Prequel knowledge has been slowly slipping away.  Often I’ll look at scenes like this thinking…did … Continue reading Scene it on Friday – ROTS Scene #100