How the endings of the three prequel films show George Lucas’s subtle genius

How the endings of the three prequel films show George Lucas’s subtle genius

George Lucas is a brilliant storyteller. That's not a controversial statement, but I want to mention one aspect of that here that I think has often gone overlooked. And it pertains to the way each of the three prequel films end. In his subtle genius, Lucas subverts our natural thoughts and feelings by suggesting there's [...]

Darth Vader #3 is a prequel-lover’s dream, as Darth Vader returns to Naboo to investigate Padmé’s death

Darth Vader #3 is a prequel-lover’s dream, as Darth Vader returns to Naboo to investigate Padmé’s death

The comic industry experienced quite a bit of delays over the last several months due to COVID-19, but on Wednesday the current Darth Vader Marvel series resumed, with issue #3 dropping. This is actually the third major Darth Vader comic series released in recent years, following Kieron Gillan's Star Wars: Darth Vader (set in-between A [...]

Age of Republic Jango Fett comic shows the bounty hunter meeting Count Dooku, training Boba

Age of Republic Jango Fett comic shows the bounty hunter meeting Count Dooku, training Boba

I have really enjoyed the Age of Republic comics so far, written by Jody Houser, and each issue focuses on a hero or villain from the prequels.  The most recent issue, which was the fourth overall, tells a story about the infamous bounty hunter Jango Fett. This issue tells of a mission Jango Fett takes [...]