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Darth Vader: The Shu-Torun War Comic Series Moments!

Darth Vader heads on a mission to the mining world of Shu-Torun to quell rebels, get production quotas filled, instill fear, and chew bubble gum. And he’s all out of bubble gum… So what makes this arc awesome? SLIGHT SPOILERS AHEAD May I have this Dance? Shu-Torun is a mining world with an intensely courtly… Continue reading Darth Vader: The Shu-Torun War Comic Series Moments!

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Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising Review!

“Intent and motivations are irrelevant, judgment can focus only on actions.” Thrawn So the big question: Is Thrawn’s origin story all it’s cracked up to be? Perhaps… The fourth canon Thrawn book, probably Timothy Zahn’s seventh or ninth book overall depending on how your own point of view of course. Does this book give us… Continue reading Thrawn Ascendancy: Chaos Rising Review!

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Star Wars: The Destiny Path Comic Series Moments!

So it’s been about 5 years and 75 issues of the main Star Wars comic line since the canon launch in 2015. The relaunch of the next iteration of the series brings our main heroes into the post – The Empire Strikes Back area of the timeline and picks up in the aftermath of the… Continue reading Star Wars: The Destiny Path Comic Series Moments!

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Star Wars: Doctor Aphra Audio Drama Review!

“Revenge is one hell of a motivator.” – Doctor Aphra Everyone’s favorite “rogue archaeologist” is given a voice! This audio drama of Doctor Aphra’s adventures is a wonderful way to dive back into her story or meet her again for the first time! The full cast and audio production is above and beyond as per usual…… Continue reading Star Wars: Doctor Aphra Audio Drama Review!

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Vader Down Crossover Comic Series Moments!

Marvel’s first Star Wars crossover stars our favorite Imperial Sith Lord crash landing and lightsaber swinging against heroes and villains alike. In addition to one of the most METAL Vader quotes ever, this story arc has everyone you know and love all trying to kill each other so that’s pretty much worth the price of… Continue reading Vader Down Crossover Comic Series Moments!

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Star Wars The Clone Wars: Stories of Light and Dark Review!

Back in 2008, the idea of a Star Wars weekly cartoon was fresh and new in our heads. I would gather the kids (who were very small in those days) and we would have an adventure each week. The Clone Wars series grew and so did the kids. There are so many stories and we have followed all the way through, from the Battle of Christophsis to the Siege of Mandalore…

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Star Wars: Princess Leia Comic Series Moments!

Set immediately after the Battle of Yavin, Star Wars: Princess Leia follows our favorite princess’ adventures after losing her home planet. The story is well done and I LOVE the Dodsons’ art style! There are some great locations and lots of excuses for Leia to punch people! … And blaster people, and knee people, and… Continue reading Star Wars: Princess Leia Comic Series Moments!

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Darth Vader: Shadows and Secrets Comic Series Moments!

After recruiting Aphra and the murder droids the next adventure for this Darth Vader comic series is Shadows and Secrets! The plot gets deeper as Vader searches for answers in old places and does his best to keep his moves and countermoves hidden!

Watching Vader plot and deceive is something we so rarely think of when we are so familiar with Vaders’ signature problem-solving style…

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Star Wars: TIE Fighter Comic Series Moments!

In the wake of the Alphabet Squadron novel release Jody Hauser launched this prequel comic series focusing on Alphabet Squadron’s greatest nemesis: Shadow Wing! This chance to look at the Imperial narrative becomes a lot more interesting knowing that we are getting a nice trilogy of books covering this particular squadron! I’m always appreciative when lots of different areas of media tie together to make something grander.