The Rise of Skywalker Visual Dictionary officially confirms that the First Order turned Ilum into Starkiller Base

The Rise of Skywalker Visual Dictionary officially confirms that the First Order turned Ilum into Starkiller Base

A longstanding theory that held tons of credence has finally been officially confirmed: Ilum was turned into Starkiller Base. In The Rise of Skywalker Visual Dictionary, written by Pablo Hidalgo, we read this: "Properly energized, kyber crystals create containment fields that hold and amplify power to incredible levels. The Empire controlled several kyber-rich worlds, funneling [...]

Star Wars seems closer than ever to confirming that Starkiller Base is Ilum

Star Wars seems closer than ever to confirming that Starkiller Base is Ilum

One of the more common theories held by Star Wars fans is that Starkiller Base, as seen in The Force Awakens, is actually Ilum - and it seems that it is closer to being confirmed than ever. Ilum was a very important planet for the Jedi Order for thousands of years, being discovered before the [...]