Leia Organa and Kes Dameron share memories of their loved ones in the beautifully touching Star Wars #12

Leia Organa and Kes Dameron share memories of their loved ones in the beautifully touching Star Wars #12

The main Star Wars comic line, written by Charles Soule, has been a bit unsteady and hit-or-miss recently as it fills in the story in-between The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, but in issue #12 it slows down considerably, and in so doing hits some truly poignant and beautiful notes. The entire [...]

Five things I love about The Empire Strikes Back

Five things I love about The Empire Strikes Back

Rose Tico once said that we’re going to win not by fighting what we hate, but by saving what we love. That wisdom is pertinent for Star Wars fans; amidst seemingly incessant criticism, I want to spend time actually liking Star Wars. I love all Star Wars, so in this series, I’ll walk through each [...]

Everything we know about what Han Solo was up to after the Battle of Endor

Everything we know about what Han Solo was up to after the Battle of Endor

Han Solo went from a smuggler to a war hero, but as Qi'ra said, he's always been the good guy. That became more evident as he got involved with the Rebellion, however, and he led the strike team on the dangerous undercover mission to the forest moon of Endor, in an attempt to deactivate the [...]

Every time we see Leia Organa use the Force on-screen in Star Wars!

Every time we see Leia Organa use the Force on-screen in Star Wars!

The Rise of Skywalker paid tribute to Leia Organa in a really cool way, forever immortalizing her as a Force ghost, as she is now one with the Force - along with her brother, Luke Skywalker, and her son, Ben Solo. But we've actually seen Leia use the Force in all but one of her [...]

Seven stories I would love to see now that the Star Wars sequel trilogy is over!

Seven stories I would love to see now that the Star Wars sequel trilogy is over!

The Star Wars sequel trilogy concluded recently with The Rise of Skywalker, and I'm hoping that means that Lucasfilm will slowly but surely begin to fill in the gaps of the trilogy by more storytelling. None of this is a criticism of the way they've handled things, because of course there are going to be [...]

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 [...]

We now have a much better idea of the timeline of the lead-up to the Star Wars sequel trilogy

We now have a much better idea of the timeline of the lead-up to the Star Wars sequel trilogy

Now that the sequel trilogy has concluded, we're finally getting a lot more clarity as to the timeline of what was happening in-between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, particularly as it pertains to the events and characters of the sequel trilogy. Thankfully, Pablo Hidalgo's Visual Dictionary for The Rise of Skywalker places [...]