Could Ian McDiarmid return as Palpatine for the Obi-Wan Kenobi series?

Could Ian McDiarmid return as Palpatine for the Obi-Wan Kenobi series?

Ian McDiarmid returned as Emperor Palpatine in The Rise of Skywalker, where the character was revealed as the one pulling the strings behind the sequel trilogy, yet Palpatine met with a pretty definitive ending when he was defeated by Rey. That doesn't mean that Palpatine is done in Star Wars, however. Those stories just might [...]

Why “somehow, Palpatine returned” is not a bad line

Why “somehow, Palpatine returned” is not a bad line

There were many things about The Rise of Skywalker that sparked debate amongst fans, some of which were fair and others which weren't. And while there is certainly room to criticize the film, one line from the movie has become a common one to use in highlighting its issues... except I don't think it's a [...]

A re-built Darth Vader and Ochi of Bestoon join the hunt for Han Solo

A re-built Darth Vader and Ochi of Bestoon join the hunt for Han Solo

The War of the Bounty Hunters storyline really kicks off this month, but the month of May was spent prepping for what is to come. A number of the ongoing Star Wars comic series all are converging for this massive storytelling event, and those series all included introductory issues that help transition to the crossover [...]

Speculation: Darth Vader #11 contains a very interesting image that could possibly have big implications for the Star Wars saga

Speculation: Darth Vader #11 contains a very interesting image that could possibly have big implications for the Star Wars saga

In original plans for the sequel trilogy, the severed hand of Luke Skywalker would be the first thing we saw. And even though that idea was ultimately scrapped, it now seems possible that Luke's hand could re-shape how we view the sequel trilogy altogether. That's all coming from a recent issue of Greg Pak's great [...]

Darth Vader discovers the Emperor’s secrets on Exegol in latest comic issue!

Darth Vader discovers the Emperor’s secrets on Exegol in latest comic issue!

The current arc of Greg Pak's Darth Vader comic line has seen the Sith Lord greatly tested and tormented by his Master, which leads Vader to seek out what Palpatine was hiding - which takes him to Exegol, the hidden home of the Sith. While there, Vader attempts a coup of his Master but comes [...]

Palpatine is the narrator on the Sith in an upcoming Star Wars book, The Secrets of the Sith!

Palpatine is the narrator on the Sith in an upcoming Star Wars book, The Secrets of the Sith!

An exciting new Star Wars book is coming later this year, as The Secrets of the Sith will release on August 3, 2021! Written by Marc Sumerak and illustrated by Sergio Gomez Silvan, this book will take readers on a journey through Sith lore and characters, narrated by Darth Sidious himself, Emperor Sheev Palpatine! This [...]

My ten favorite stories in From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back!

My ten favorite stories in From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back!

Recently, the anthology collection of stories paying tribute to the 40th anniversary of The Empire Strikes Back was released, and From a Certain Point of View: The Empire Strikes Back lives up to the expectations by giving us 40 stories about 40 characters from the film, written by 40 different authors. Like you would obviously [...]