Let's just get this out of the way at the start: the laziest form of online discourse when a new Star Wars show comes out is to use it to bash previous Star Wars storytelling. As if there's only a limited number of stories that are allowed to be enjoyed, and as if the only [...]
Star Wars: Squadrons campaign review!
Star Wars: Squadrons has been released, and it features both a single-player campaign mode and multiplayer modes. I'll be discussing the multiplayer aspect of the game in a future article, but today I'm diving into the campaign. It's a very enjoyable experience that, though it gets repetitive at times and doesn't show any huge developments, [...]
Breaking down the latest trailer for Star Wars Squadrons!
Last week, we got our latest look at Star Wars Squadrons, the upcoming video game that is set to release on October 2! The game has both a multiplayer and single player focus, and this latest trailer was specifically exploring more of the single player campaign. In this story, you'll play as pilots of both [...]
Five exciting things seen in the Star Wars Squadrons trailers!
This fall, a new Star Wars game will be released, Star Wars: Squadrons, and it will combine both single player and multiplayer in giving fans a true Star Wars starfighter experience. The trailers that have been released for the game show us quite a bit, but I've compiled five of the things that most excite [...]
Fun fact: the New Republic ruled for longer than the Galactic Empire did
For some fans, the sequel trilogy highlights the failure of the heroes from the original trilogy. In their minds, the fact that the sequel trilogy so quickly disposes with the New Republic is a sure sign that the original heroes failed. Ok, sure. That is a part of it, because the sequel trilogy is about [...]
Breaking down the D23 trailer for The Mandalorian!
Recently at D23, the first public trailer for The Mandalorian was released, and it looks beautiful! The trailer doesn't really give anything away when it comes to the story, but it plays up the visuals and feel of the show - which will be the first ever live-action Star Wars TV series, coming to Disney+ [...]
Everything we know about Supreme Leader Snoke so far!
After The Force Awakens, one of the primary questions that Star Wars fans had was this: who is Supreme Leader Snoke? People had all sorts of theories, from the idea that he was Darth Plagueis to the idea that he was Palpatine reincarnate to other more reasonable hypotheses. I put together my own theory of [...]
Torra Doza’s parents were both veterans of the Galactic Civil War – for opposite sides
The first season of Star Wars Resistance did a terrific job of developing characters, and that largely meant the members of Team Fireball, all of whom received quite a bit of growth and characterization. But of all the non-Fireball heroes, it was probably Torra Doza who received the most screen-time. The teenage girl is an [...]