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Rogue Rebels Podcast 73: Galaxy’s Edge: Black Spire!

Sal and Lizzy about Star Wars: Galaxy’s Edge: Black Spire! Everything from Galaxy’s Edge, Spotify, Joe Jama, remember Phasma, Trejo’s Tacos, no Skywalker drama, D’qar, birds, Archex’s “treatment,” half the pook, carved toy backstory, arguing politics on Batuu, Lizzy’s souvenir, Dolin the farmer, Kriki is so helpful, Archex wants more, Zade’s charisma, building a base,… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Podcast 73: Galaxy’s Edge: Black Spire!

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Victory’s Price: An Alphabet Squadron Novel Review!

“The war keeps going.” Wyl Lark The final book in the Alphabet Squadron trilogy follows up on the groundwork laid by it’s predecessors in a big way. The book, like the others in the trilogy, is personal, heavy, and fulfilling all at once. Their growth. Their loss. Their trauma and victories. Alexander Freed continues to… Continue reading Victory’s Price: An Alphabet Squadron Novel Review!

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Rogue Rebels Podcast 72: Into the Dark with Emily Lind!

Sal talks with special guest Emily Lind (Canto Bight Dispatch/The Pop Culture Hour/The Fan and The Furious) about The High Republic: Into the Dark! Everything from my Gossip Girl source, bookish Jedi, padawan parties, GEODE IS THE BEST, Space Matthew McConaughey, space greenery, Detective shenanigans, underground Sith stuffs, easy Jedi riddles, Emily LOVES Star Wars… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Podcast 72: Into the Dark with Emily Lind!

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The High Republic: Into the Dark Review!

“Our vessel is called… The Vessel. I named it not for the container itself, but the space within the container that gives it it’s value and purpose. To remind me to look beyond the obvious, you know?” Leox Gyasi Claudia Gray once again delivers another instant favorite! Into the Dark is overflowing with loveable characters… Continue reading The High Republic: Into the Dark Review!

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The High Republic: A Test of Courage Review!

“Okay, keep your secrets, Jedi.” Avon Starros The wait is over and the High Republic is here! Justina Ireland’s middle-grade story tosses us into the mix with a group of young characters who find themselves in a dangerous situation. While Light of the Jedi introduces us to the grander galaxy at this time, filling us… Continue reading The High Republic: A Test of Courage Review!

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The High Republic: Light of the Jedi Review!

Being a Jedi was not about saving oneself. It was about saving others. Okay. I’ve been pretty hyped for this entire “publishing initiative” since it’s announcement a while back! Now that it’s here and I’ve consumed the first offering I’ve gotta say. Man is this gonna be good. Light of the Jedi rocks. The book… Continue reading The High Republic: Light of the Jedi Review!

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From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back Review!

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!

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From a Certain Point of View 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!

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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!