I finally got around to watching the last half of the final season of Star Wars Rebels. I was debating skipping it entirely based on friends opinions and reading everything I could about it online. But somehow reading about it was very different than actually sitting through and experiencing it. Last weekend, I saw it … Continue reading Ahsoka Lives…Again? Really?
My posts have been introspective lately. I realized when writing the last post that one of the reasons I have not written more about Star Wars specifically (planets, characters, motivations), is because Star Wars often reflects my life. It’s one of the reasons I love it so much. And since I have been reviewing and … Continue reading Ages 11 & 12
I always loved Queen Amidala. She got me through some tough times as a bullied pre-teen as I saw her as a strong, dominating figure. There are two scenes in particular that I think often goes unnoticed by fans, and I'd like to bring our attention to it. In TPM, Palpatine is pressuring Amidala to give … Continue reading Amidala and Palpatine
First Fan Art Friday of 2019! Always exciting. 🙂 I can't believe we're still doing this 3 years later; it's really quite amazing. What's also amazing is this is a perfect example of how two people can completely interpret art differently. While I saw a dark, industrial, oppressive picture, Mei-Mei created something with an incredible … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! Industrial Display
I have a bone to pick with Rod Hilton, the creator of the Machete Order. If you cut out TPM from the order, people will ALWAYS have questions about Anakin's past. I agree that it is not necessarily super important for the plot. You can squish the few necessary storylines from TPM into AOTC or … Continue reading Why TPM is Important, Again