David Prowse, who played Darth Vader in the Star Wars trilogy, has died

David Prowse, who played Darth Vader in the Star Wars trilogy, has died

Yesterday, news was reported that David Prowse has died at the age of 85. Prowse was a bodybuilder and actor, and he is perhaps most well-known for his role portraying Darth Vader in the original Star Wars trilogy. The 6-foot-7 actor was cast by George Lucas in the role of the villain, which Prowse chose [...]

Ten stories from The Clone Wars and Rebels to watch to get to know Ahsoka Tano

Ten stories from The Clone Wars and Rebels to watch to get to know Ahsoka Tano

With Ahsoka Tano the focus of a lot of attention right now, I wrote an introduction to who she is. But I would also really strongly encourage you to check out both The Clone Wars and Rebels, as both animated series are absolutely fantastic, and explore the character much more in-depth. I really encourage you [...]

My ten favorite stories in From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back!

My ten favorite stories in From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back!

Recently, the anthology collection of stories paying tribute to the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back was released, and From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back lives up to the expectations by giving us 40 stories about 40 characters from the film, written by 40 different authors. Like you would obviously [...]

The New Republic apparently doesn’t take the threat of Moff Gideon’s Imperial remnants too seriously in The Mandalorian

The New Republic apparently doesn’t take the threat of Moff Gideon’s Imperial remnants too seriously in The Mandalorian

*** Be warned that some SPOILERS ARE AHEAD for the most recent episode of The Mandalorian, so if you haven’t watched it yet, don’t read this article. *** We've already seen the New Republic show up a couple of times in the second season of The Mandalorian. In chapter two, Carson Teva and Trapper Wolf [...]

Some thoughts on Moff Gideon’s mysterious plans in The Mandalorian

Some thoughts on Moff Gideon’s mysterious plans in The Mandalorian

*** Be warned that FULL SPOILERS ARE AHEAD for the most recent episode of The Mandalorian, so if you haven’t watched it yet, don’t read this article. Trust me, you want to go into this one without spoilers. *** The most recent episode of The Mandalorian, "Chapter 12: The Siege," was another thrilling adventure for [...]