We’ve only heard the term “High Republic” twice in Star Wars… and it’s very interesting where they appeared

We’ve only heard the term “High Republic” twice in Star Wars… and it’s very interesting where they appeared

Recently, Making Star Wars' Jason Ward reported that the next series of Star Wars films will be set in the "High Republic" era! According to Ward, the High Republic era will be set around 400 years before the events of the Skywalker saga. He also said that Project Luminous, a mysterious collaboration between a number [...]

The Rise of Kylo Ren #2 ties in to Solo in a brilliant and emotional way

The Rise of Kylo Ren #2 ties in to Solo in a brilliant and emotional way

In Solo: A Star Wars Story, we met Han Solo, before there was a “Solo”. When we first meet him in the film, he’s just “Han,” a young boy living on the streets of Corellia, but after a failed escape attempt resulted in Qi’ra being taken, Han joins the Empire. When asked for his family [...]

The Rise of Kylo Ren #2 shows Jedi Master Luke Skywalker fighting the Knights of Ren!

The Rise of Kylo Ren #2 shows Jedi Master Luke Skywalker fighting the Knights of Ren!

We’re now halfway through The Rise of Kylo Ren, the four-part comic miniseries written by Charles Soule and illustrated by Will Sliney, that focuses on Ben Solo becoming Kylo Ren. And I have to say, the first two issues have been absolutely fantastic! In the second issue, released this week, we are given a flashback [...]

The best of Star Wars in 2019: End of year awards!

The best of Star Wars in 2019: End of year awards!

With 2019 over, let’s take a look back at the best moments from Star Wars over the past calendar year, giving out several awards.  We’ll hand out the hardware for best film, best show, best book, best comic, best comic arc, best episode, best game, best song, best hero, best villain, best performance, biggest surprise, [...]

All the Imperial Inquisitors we know of so far

All the Imperial Inquisitors we know of so far

The Inquisitorius was a program founded by Sheev Palpatine shortly after he proclaimed himself Emperor, and he soon placed it under the command of Darth Vader. The Inquisitorius was made up of Force sensitive beings, former Jedi, who were trained and tasked with hunting down the remaining Jedi who survived the Purge. Vader cruelly trained [...]

Preview of upcoming comic shows Luke Skywalker and Ben Solo fighting the Knights of Ren; drops major tidbits about Ben’s rebellion!

Preview of upcoming comic shows Luke Skywalker and Ben Solo fighting the Knights of Ren; drops major tidbits about Ben’s rebellion!

Wow!!! Today, a preview for the second issue of Charles Soule's upcoming Kylo Ren comic, and it's a stunner. This is the cover (drawn by Will Sliney) for the second issue, due out in January: https://twitter.com/CharlesSoule/status/1187359415344795648 Yes, that's right, the cover shows Jedi Master Luke Skywalker and his apprentice, Ben Solo, fighting the Knights of [...]

Leia Organa went to Mon Cala to mourn the death of Admiral Ackbar with his son

Leia Organa went to Mon Cala to mourn the death of Admiral Ackbar with his son

In The Last Jedi, the Resistance unceremoniously lost Admiral Gial Ackbar and the rest of the crew on the bridge shortly after the Battle of D'Qar, as a First Order attack destroyed the bridge of the Raddus. It was a tragic ending for the hero of the Rebellion, but the Resistance had to keep moving. [...]

General Hux “Age of Resistance” comic shows that neither Hux nor Kylo Ren can truly escape their past

General Hux “Age of Resistance” comic shows that neither Hux nor Kylo Ren can truly escape their past

The Age of Resistance comic series recently finished, and I'm catching up on some of the past issues. That includes the issue about General Hux, and one of the most interesting aspects of this comics to me is that it shows how neither Hux nor Kylo Ren can escape the past - namely, their families. [...]

Main Star Wars comic line to relaunch next year by exploring the period in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi!

Main Star Wars comic line to relaunch next year by exploring the period in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi!

We knew that the main Star Wars comic line is coming to an end later this year, wrapping up with issue #75, followed by a one-shot called Empire Ascendant, leading right up to the events of The Empire Strikes Back on Hoth. Announced last Friday was that the main comic line will relaunch in January [...]