The Nameless pose a massive threat to the Jedi in the High Republic, and we’re slowly learning more and more about them

The Nameless pose a massive threat to the Jedi in the High Republic, and we’re slowly learning more and more about them

One of the most frightening aspects of phase one of the High Republic storytelling was the Nameless, a mysterious species who pose a particular threat to the Jedi. We don't know much about them, but do come to learn gradually more as the stories unfold. The first appearance of this strange species came in The [...]

The use of Yoda in the High Republic era so far feels a little strange

The use of Yoda in the High Republic era so far feels a little strange

The High Republic is full of mostly new Jedi that we've never met before, set around 200 years prior to the events of the Skywalker Saga. But there's one especially prominent Jedi active at this time: Grand Master Yoda. At the time of the High Republic, Yoda is one of three Grand Masters of the [...]

In appreciation of Keeve Trennis, the best character in phase one of The High Republic

In appreciation of Keeve Trennis, the best character in phase one of The High Republic

Phase One of the High Republic is over. The massive Star Wars storytelling initiative that launched in January 2021 wrapped up its first of three planned phases recently, and the first phase included a staggering nine books, five comic series spanning 38 combined issues, two manga books, an audio drama, and a few short stories. [...]

It seems we are closer than ever to confirming that Rothgar Deng and Dengar are the same person

It seems we are closer than ever to confirming that Rothgar Deng and Dengar are the same person

There has been a very strange mystery that's lurked in the background of some Star Wars discussion the last few years surrounding the identity of Rothgar Deng - and whether he's actually Dengar. And it seems like we just keep getting more and more hints that they're actually the same person. Let me unpack the [...]

How did Luke Skywalker end up with Yoda’s lightsaber?

How did Luke Skywalker end up with Yoda’s lightsaber?

At the very end of The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 6, Luke Skywalker offers Grogu something very significant, yet unexpected: Yoda's lightsaber. Luke tells Grogu to choose between either the lightsaber, and with it embracing the Jedi path, or the beskar gift from Din Djarin, embracing the Mandalorian foundling path. We don't get to [...]

Who is Black Krrsantan, the Wookiee in The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 2?

Who is Black Krrsantan, the Wookiee in The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 2?

In The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 2, "The Tribes of Tatooine," it was revealed that the Twins have laid claim of the planet. These twin Hutts were believed by Boba Fett to be preoccupied with the debauchery of Nal Hutta, but instead decided to claim the planet that once was ruled by their cousin, [...]