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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: 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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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: Shadow Fall Review!

“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!

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Rogue Rebels Podcast 52: Queen’s Peril with Catherine Taber!

Liz and Sal talk Star Wars: Queen’s Peril With Padmé Herself, Catherine Taber! Everything from husband compliments, Sabé, Rabé, Eirtaé, Yané, Sashé, chronological aversion, Leia’s decoys, teenage politics, legal name changes, the Panaka parents,  Neurotransmitter Affection, Knights of the Old Republic, glitter, teenage sneaking, the moments where Sal became Panaka, the camps on Naboo, brave… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Podcast 52: Queen’s Peril with Catherine Taber!

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Star Wars: Queen’s Peril 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!

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Star Wars: Inferno Squad 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!

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Star Wars: Force Collector 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!

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Ep 38: Tales From the Rogue Rebels: Phasma!

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!