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A Bunch of STAR WARS EPISODE VIII Predictions For ‘Ya

As a writer, one of my favourite things to do is create my own plots for upcoming movies – basically, write fan-fic. It’s fun to work with characters and environments that you’re already in love with, and it poses a creative challenge to predict plot developments for a story which you don’t fully know inside-and-out. […]

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STAR WARS: DARTH VADER ANNUAL #1 Review

The following contains spoilers for Star Wars: Darth Vader Annual #1. In my recent review of Star Wars Annual #1, I noted that a good annual can subvert our expectations while still delivering a self-contained story that provides excellent entertainment. As far as self-contained stories are concerned, the new Darth Vader Annual is a success. […]

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Lamenting the Death of the STAR WARS Expanded Universe

The release of Star Wars: The Force Awakens was highly anticipated, but many dedicated fans of the franchise were also somewhat shaken by the announcement that the Star Wars Expanded Universe would be rebranded as Star Wars Legends. It wasn’t the rebranding itself that caused a fuss, but rather the news that the former EU […]

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D23: STAR WARS EPISODE IX Has a Director!

Going on right now at the D23 Expo, Disney’s very own special convention, is the panel which pretty much everybody is most excited for: ‘Worlds, Galaxies and Universes: Live Action at the Walt Disney Studios,’ the panel which is all about Disney’s own live-action output and the stuff people actually care about, Marvel and Star […]

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Star Wars #4 Review

What will the Rebels next course of action be? Read on to find out. The official description from Marvel: THE GREATEST SPACE ADVENTURE OF ALL TIME CONTINUES! Luke Skywalker is NOT a Jedi—not yet, at least. He’s only ever met one Jedi in his life…and he died. So, Luke’s quest leads him back to Obi-Wan’s […]

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Darth Vader #4 Review

What will happen next, as the Dark Lord comes closer to achieving his ultimate goal? Read on to find out. The official description from Marvel: Revenge of the Battle Droids??? Vader returns to Geonosis to build his army! The Dark Lord’s ascension continues! Darth Vader’s quest to find the pilot who destroyed the Death Star (Luke Skywalker), and uncover the […]

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Darth Vader #3 Review

What has Vader got planned next? Read on to find out. The official description from Marvel: When a Dark Lord needs help, who can he turn to? Meet Aphra—the galaxy’s foremost raider of lost weaponry! Plus: could these be the deadly droids she’s looking for? Darth Vader’s obsession to find the “force-strong” pilot who destroyed […]

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Star Wars #3 Review

Can Marvel continue to ride the wave of success that they have so far? Or will this exceptional series start to show a weak point. The official description from Marvel: THE GREATEST SPACE ADVENTURE OF ALL TIME CONTINUES! The attack on Cymoon-1 comes crashing to an end! Will the Rebels overcome Vader to strike another […]

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Darth Vader #2 Review

Can Marvel continue to build strongly on this popular franchise? Or has the amazing work to date been too good to be true? Read on to find out. The official description from Marvel: The original Dark Lord of the Sith stars in his first ongoing series! Ever since Darth Vader made his first on-screen appearance, […]

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DARTH VADER #1 Review

Is this the time of the Sith? Or have Marvel ruined the legend that is Darth Vader? Read on to find out. The official description from Marvel: The original Dark Lord of the Sith stars in his first ongoing series! Ever since Darth Vader made his first on-screen appearance, he became the one of the […]

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Star Wars #2 Review

Is the force still strong within this series? Or was the opening issue a one hit wonder? Read on to find out. The official description from Marvel: THE GREATEST SPACE ADVENTURE OF ALL TIME CONTINUES! The Rebel assault on Cymoon 1 continues! Luke Skywalker – cornered by Darth Vader! Han, Leia, and the others – […]

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STAR WARS #1 Review

The galaxy far, far away finally returns to Marvel. But will this be a successful return? Or will fans quickly be begging Disney to give the comic licence back to Dark Horse? Read on to find out. The official description from Marvel: THE GREATEST SPACE ADVENTURE OF ALL TIME RETURNS TO MARVEL! Luke Skywalker and […]

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