Star Wars: The High Republic #8 review: The Jedi take the fight to the Drengir, for light and life!

Star Wars: The High Republic #8 review: The Jedi take the fight to the Drengir, for light and life!

Another arc comes to an end in The High Republic comic series (written by Cavan Scott), as issue #8 sees a turning point in the fight against the Drengir while leading up to the events of The Rising Storm. And in doing so, it amounts to what is probably my favorite issue of the whole [...]

Star Wars: The High Republic #6 review: Keeve Trennis delivers a major breakthrough in the fight against the Drengir!

Star Wars: The High Republic #6 review: Keeve Trennis delivers a major breakthrough in the fight against the Drengir!

The High Republic comic series (written by Cavan Scott) began a new arc with issue #6, and it gives us a look at the Jedi's fight against the Drengir! I read this when it first released but am only just now getting into a review of it, but don't let that drive you away from [...]

The High Republic #5 contains an important reveal about Jedi Master Sskeer

The High Republic #5 contains an important reveal about Jedi Master Sskeer

In the fifth issue of Cavan Scott's The High Republic comic series, we finally learn what's been plaguing Jedi Master Sskeer - and it all leads up to a pretty big cliffhanger! To recap where we've been, the Jedi faced off against the Drengir on Sedri Minor, with Sskeer being taken over by the carnivorous [...]

Star Wars: The High Republic #4 review: The Jedi face the Drengir!

Star Wars: The High Republic #4 review: The Jedi face the Drengir!

Earlier this month, the fourth issue of The High Republic comic (written by Cavan Scott) was released, continuing the story of Avar Kriss, Keeve Trennis, Sskeer, and the others - in the clutches of the dreaded Drengir! In fact, as the last issue ended, we saw that Sskeer was actually under the control of the [...]

The cover for Star Wars: The High Republic #6 shows Avar Kriss riding a Rancor!

The cover for Star Wars: The High Republic #6 shows Avar Kriss riding a Rancor!

StarWars.com recently released the cover art for Star Wars: The High Republic #6, and it's amazing. Drawn by Phil Noto, the cover shows Jedi Master Avar Kriss riding a Rancor, the creature first seen in Jabba's Palace in Return of the Jedi. The issue still doesn't have a release date, but given the current pace [...]

The Jedi encounter the dangerous Drengir in Star Wars: The High Republic issue #3!

The Jedi encounter the dangerous Drengir in Star Wars: The High Republic issue #3!

There's a lot happening in the third issue of Cavan Scott's Star Wars: The High Republic comic series, including the introduction of a dangerous villain: the Drengir! But that's not the only problem they face, and there's a lot to talk about. So let's dive in to our review! SUMMARY: At the end of the [...]

New Star Wars video released introduces us to Avar Kriss

New Star Wars video released introduces us to Avar Kriss

Yesterday, the Star Wars social media accounts released the second of their High Republic videos, which serve as brief one-minute introductions to various characters throughout the era. Earlier in the week they released on on Vernestra Rwoh, the young Jedi prodigy who is the protagonist of A Test of Courage. Next up? One of the [...]

Star Wars reveals five new characters from The High Republic era!

Star Wars reveals five new characters from The High Republic era!

Recently, Star Wars unveiled our first look at some of the new characters, names, and descriptions for five of the new people we'll be introduced to ion the upcoming publishing initiative, The High Republic! The first new character introduced is Avar Kriss, who is described like this: "Avar is the brightest, most noble example of [...]