Amidala and Palpatine

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

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Fan Art Friday! But what color is Jabba anyway?

Imagine Jabba the Hutt in your mind. You see him, right: this big, lumbering, gangster slug? Now...what color is he? Green? Orange belly? But, wait, is it an orange belly? Or is it yellow? Or a weird tan? And what shade of green is he? I'm thinking of three different shades in my head. And … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! But what color is Jabba anyway?

Fan Art Friday! Old school name(s)

Don't you just love the Original Trilogy with it's old school, kind of lame names? Perfect example is this weeks Ephant Mon. We all know that the name is really Elephant Man because he's kind of an elephant. The lack of imagination sometimes for names in the OT was not like it is now. Other … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! Old school name(s)

Fan Art Friday! Our Favorite Mon Calamari

Soooo I have been throwing up since 3:30am this morning due to food poisoning. Even typing that title makes me want to hurl. This will be a short and uninspired post. Admiral Ackbar. It's a trap! We do so love the memes that come along with thee Apparently, I can write poetry When I'm sick … Continue reading Fan Art Friday! Our Favorite Mon Calamari

Haiku Me Friday! Tatooine

It would be foolish not to mention Tatooine in my month of planet haikus and a part of me really thought I should put Tatooine first on my list. This sums up the perfect description of the planet: Han: I think my eyes are getting better. Instead of a big dark blur, I see a … Continue reading Haiku Me Friday! Tatooine