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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Star Wars Resistance: “The Core Problem” review

Star Wars Resistance: “The Core Problem” review

This week's episode of Star Wars Resistance comes incredibly close to the events of The Force Awakens, with Poe Dameron arriving to pick up BB-8 before traveling to Jakku the next day for a very important mission from General Organa. Before Poe leaves, however, he and Kaz take a brief exploratory mission of their own, [...]

Breaking down the second trailer for Star Wars: Resistance

Breaking down the second trailer for Star Wars: Resistance

Recently a new trailer for Star Wars: Resistance dropped, and it plays up the threat of the First Order and the quest of the Resistance. If you haven't seen the trailer yet, you can check it out below: https://twitter.com/starwars/status/1045342301965307904 While I thought the first trailer for Resistance was fine, this second trailer is much better [...]