At The High Republic panel at this year's Star Wars Celebration, the obvious highlight was the announcement that Rebecca Morrison will be portraying an older Vernestra Rwoh in The Acolyte, marking the first (known) character to make the jump from the books to this live-action series. But there were plenty of announcements about the publishing [...]
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Star Wars The High Republic: Vernestra Rwoh will be in The Acolyte, played by Rebecca Henderson!
The High Republic panel at Star Wars Celebration today ended with a shocking reveal: Vernestra Rwoh will be in The Acolyte, played by Rebecca Henderson. It was announced by The Acolyte showrunner Leslye Headland, and a first look at the character was released, showing an older version of the character (now with a shaved head) [...]
Six things we learned from the Star Wars Jedi: Survivor story trailer!
The latest trailer for Star Wars JediL Survivor was released yesterday, showcasing the story that the game will follow. So much of what made the first game, Fallen Order, so successful is that it told a truly great story with compelling characters, so there is a lot of hype and expectation for the story of [...]
What is the significance of Umate on Coruscant?
In the most recent episode of The Mandalorian, we returned to Coruscant, getting to see the planet once again in live-action - and for the first time ever in the New Republic era! Among the sites visited on the planet was Umate, the tip of a large mountain. That might have been a surprising appearance [...]
Star Wars: The High Republic video highlights the two Supreme Chancellors who serve together
A while back, Star Wars released another High Republic character video on YouTube, this time focusing on the chancellors of the current era we're seeing in the High Republic - set around 350 years prior to the events of The Phantom Menace. And yes, that's right: chancellors, plural. For the first time in Star Wars, [...]
Star Wars The High Republic: Path of Deceit review!
New High Republic video showcases Jedi Master – and cook – Porter Engle
One of the many new characters introduced in the High Republic is Porter Engle, a Jedi Master unlike any we've seen before. That's because, by the time of the Great Hyperspace Disaster that kicked off the era, he had retired to be a cook at the Jedi Outpost on Elphrona, known for making delicious dishes. [...]
Yaddle will “play an important role” in The High Republic phase two!
Before Grogu took the world by storm in The Mandalorian, there was only one other member of Yoda's species that we knew of: Yaddle, who sat on the Jedi High Council in The Phantom Menace. And she is finally getting the attention she so richly deserves. She'll be appearing in the upcoming Tales of the [...]
The High Republic is heading to Batuu in phase 2
At the New York Comic Con on Saturday, the creators behind The High Republic did a panel looking forward to phase 2 of the massive publishing initiative. They shared new details and images for a lot of projects coming out in the next several months, and one of those is heading to a familiar location. [...]
New trailer released marking the launch of The High Republic phase two!
Today is the day! The High Republic phase two has officially kicked off with the release of Path of Deceit, written by Tessa Gratton and Justina Ireland. To mark the launch of this next phase, Star Wars has released a short trailer, like they did for phase one. Check it out: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WCNE3C20bGU I absolutely love [...]