In the prequels, it is made pretty clear that Obi-Wan Kenobi doesn't like flying. He expresses this a couple of times in Attack of the Clones, and in Revenge of the Sith insists that flying is for droids. But interestingly, Obi-Wan is actually a very skilled pilot. So why did he hate it so much? [...]
Tag: Qui-Gon Jinn
“Master and Apprentice” book review
When it comes to Star Wars authors, Claudia Gray is perhaps the best of a very good group. Everything Star Wars that she has written so far has been absolutely fantastic: "Lost Stars", "Bloodline", "Leia, Princess of Alderaan", and the short story "Master and Apprentice" in "From a Certain Point of View". Well, she expanded [...]
Breaking down why the last fight between Obi-Wan Kenobi and Maul was so perfect
With reports swirling about an Obi-Wan Kenobi series coming to Disney+, there has been a lot of talk about how this is a time to perhaps bring Maul back to live-action. While that would certainly be cool to see, I simply don't think it fits within the established canon story so far. But I'll explain [...]
Age of Republic Obi-Wan Kenobi comic shows his first mission with Anakin Skywalker
One of the more recent Age of Republic comics was about Obi-Wan Kenobi, the legendary fan-favorite Jedi Master. This comic series, which has been very enjoyable so far (and is written by Jody Houser), focuses on a different character from the prequel era each time. First it was Qui-Gon Jinn, then Darth Maul, and now [...]
Five things I’d love to see from Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: Episode IX!
New Qui-Gon Jinn comic delves into the Force, and Star Wars fans should pay attention to its lessons
New Star Wars novels to explore prequel-era stories!
At Del Rey's Star Wars publishing panel today at San Diego Comic Con, the company announced several upcoming releases that are quite exciting. Most prominent among them are new novels about Padme, as well as about Qui-Gon Jinn and Obi-Wan Kenobi. The Qui-Gon and Obi-Wan novel, titled Master and Apprentice, will be written by Claudia [...]
Ranking the best moments of modern day Star Wars: Numbers 36-40
On Twitter, Bryan Young recently asked his followers what their favorite moment of the modern Star Wars era (the Disney era) is, and there are too many great ones to count. Inspired by that, we'll be taking a look at this author's top 50 moments from recent Star Wars material. Today, we look at numbers [...]