Star Wars TFA Spoiler Speculation – Rey

Now that millions have seen Star Wars: The Force Awakens, one of the most hotly debated characters is that of the titular main character, known only as Rey. Due to the breakneck pace of the film and the film’s tendency to break action without a word of explanation, we actually don’t know much more about this character now than we did before the film’s release. But due to her own seeming awakening, and various important spoilery events within the film, this character is the center of the most speculation within fan communities. Due to the inherent spoilery nature of this … Read more…

Star Wars: The Force Awakens Review

Many have tried to explain the legacy behind Star Wars. Many have tried to understand how this has become such a multi-decade phenomenon despite it’s creator’s seeming ambivalence towards the series for nearly two decades. No matter your feeling about the prequels, it’s impossible to deny that the prequels failed to fan the same flames that the first trilogy ignited. Yet despite all of those set backs, the fandom continues and has re-emerged in a way that has so far been impossible to replicate in the dozens of Hollywood rebates that have emerged over the last 15 years. Only Disney, … Read more…

You Should be Excited for Rebels Season 2

Those of us Star Wars fans who know better have been eagerly awaiting Season Two of Disney XD’s Star Wars Rebels for half a year now. Dave Filoni and crew released a teaser episode earlier this year, but Darth Vader only wetted our appetites for more. If you’re a Star Wars fan… Or even if not, you should be watching this show. In my humble opinion, this is the best Star Wars story telling on screen we’ve seen in decades, and yes, I am actually okay with the prequels and loved the Clone Wars cartoon. The characters are well fleshed … Read more…

Star Wars: A Teaser Awakens

Hey! I’m back! I wrote a bunch of words. 50,223 of them to be exact. Yes some of them repeated, and they repeated a lot more often than I really wanted, but that’s okay I’m a two-time NaNoWriMo winner. While I was in my self-imposed blogging isolation, a lot of things happened, but it probably would have been a terrible time for me to be blogging anyway. The Windows 10 Preview nearly self-destructed with buggy preview updates. And then got fixed just in time for me to come back. A new book about the most infamous guy to ever blow … Read more…