“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!
So after Lizzy had been our fearless leader for a bit, she decided she’d rather be the artist. And Liz was ready to take her place as our Phoenix Leader! The Switch So while it was pretty easy for a growing Lizzy to inherit a Sabine Wren costume it didn’t quite work the other way… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Costume Journey: Hera Syndulla, Part 2
The pilot and leader of the Ghost crew Hera Syndulla. As the story goes this costume first fell to Lizzy. When we were building this costume we basically only had this. Gathering References So with basically one reference point, we put together our plans. Our list came together fairly simply. Lekku Yellow/Orange overalls brown boots… Continue reading Rogue Rebels Costume Journey: Hera Syndulla, Part 1
A long time ago in a country not too far away… A girl and her two brothers running, excited to meet a group of foreigners who came to poor neighborhoods in Mexico every year and handed out toys to children. The feeling of receiving a toy when you have almost nothing is a feeling of… Continue reading How it All Started (Liz’s Version…)
Del Rey’s newest release is a collection of a couple of previous novels Tarkin and A New Dawn. In addition, it also contains three new short stories: Mercy Mission, Bottleneck, and The Levers of Power. Stuffed in a paperback these stories tell of the Empire’s rise to power (hence the title). While the two novels included are great reads, I really… Continue reading Star Wars: Rise of the Empire Review
A NEW DAWN A New Dawn was the first novel to come from the new canon story group about a year ago. It stars Kanan and Hera and tells about their first adventure together. SPOILERS When I first read this book I was a bit disappointed not to learn a bit more about Hera. Because of… Continue reading Star Wars: A New Dawn Review!