ANOTHER forty stories set during The Empire Strikes Back giving us new people and circumstances to enjoy! I mean, c’mon. You already know I’m here for this. My excitement and over eagerness are probably as apparent as Admiral Ozzel coming out of hyperspace too close to the sixth planet of the Hoth system. It’s a… Continue reading From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back Review!
Forty. Stories. Forty. Authors. When this anthology was announced I was super excited for the many possibilities. I mean, forty stories? C’mon y’all! There are so many opportunities here! So many possibilities! This is the kind of bold, fun, extra, Star Wars experience I can get behind. Forty stories! From forty authors! I LOVE anthologies.… Continue reading From a Certain Point of View 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!
Poe “Cutie-Pie” Dameron is currently by far one of the most explored main characters in the Resistance era storytelling but there’s a pretty big gap in there.
A pretty big, spice running gap.
The shady times.
“It’s the rot you don’t see that does the most damage.” – Hera Syndulla The second book in the Alphabet Squadron Trilogy is here and man… It hits pretty hard. I suppose the middle chapter of any trilogy always kind of has that energy but Shadow Fall is right up there. The book, like Alphabet… Continue reading Star Wars: Shadow Fall Review!
“There are things I cannot do.” – Queen Amidala When I watched The Phantom Menace for the first time in ’99 I was a happy dude. While it’s easy to imagine how excited I was for triple lightsaber fights and backflips, there was something else I enjoyed. Watching a young queen doing what she must… Continue reading Star Wars: Queen’s Peril Review!
“It’s a promise to the rebels. It’s called Inferno Squad.” – Garrick Versio The story of the Empire’s elite special forces unit doesn’t start in Battlefront II. Christie’s Golden’s Battlefront II: Inferno Squad tells the origins of the unit. If you’ve played the video game you know how the story goes towards the end of… Continue reading Star Wars: Inferno Squad Review!
“The Force works in different ways with different people…” – Maz Kanata I mean, collecting is something a LOT of Star Wars people should be pretty psyched about right? This book kind of looks at some of the really cool Force wielding history we know but with fresh eyes. We follow a teenager named… Continue reading Star Wars: Force Collector Review!
Sal and Lizzy talk about Star Wars: Phasma by Delilah Dawson! Everything SPOILERS from utilizing car rides, fighting EVERYONE, Captain Cardinal, Brendol Hux, visiting Vi at Galaxy’s Edge, aboard the Absolution, Keldo, The Scyre, detraxors, Vi’s storytelling, crash by the Claw lands, deadly bug bites, mining corporations, are the Arratu not entertained, mysterious crazy gand,… Continue reading Ep 38: Tales From the Rogue Rebels: Phasma!
“The Rebellion is Reborn Today…” – Luke Skywalker At the end of The Last Jedi Rey asks “How do we build a Rebellion from this?” A handful of survivors on a battered old freighter. With the shadow of the First Order spreading across the galaxy, intent on snuffing out the last spark of Rebellion. This… Continue reading Star Wars: Resistance Reborn Review!