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

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In Which I Defend General Hux and Speculate on Supreme Leader Snoke

General Hux I think I’m in the minority out there…but I really like General Hux.  I’ve been reading many reviews that label him as a superfluous character in The Force Awakens but I would like to argue that people who are writing about that are missing the point of who he is. General Hux is … Continue reading In Which I Defend General Hux and Speculate on Supreme Leader Snoke

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

Rewriting ROTS

I decided this weekend that I am going to rewrite some of Episode III.  I’m rewriting it enough to give it what would be a satisfying ending for myself. I was talking with a friend about the shortcomings of the Prequels and we went back to the fact that Padmé’s death was incredibly lame.  She … Continue reading Rewriting ROTS

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