Star Wars Special: C-3PO – Review

The Force Awakens returned many of our favorite characters from the Original Trilogy back to the screen, but not without the obvious changes to their outward appearances as evidence of the thirty some years since Return of the Jedi.  For those characters who would not necessarily age, at least if properly maintained, and of course,…

The Women of Disney’s Star Wars

On April 7, the first trailer for the first non-sequential Star Wars film, Rogue One, was released to great fanfare.  Focused on the main character Jyn Erso, played by Felicity Jones, and the trailer featured her recruitment by the Rebel Alliance to uncover and stop the Empire’s new super weapon.  The trailer is just over…

Star Wars Expanded Universe: Novels Wanted

After the incredible success of the Timothy Zahn trilogy in the early 1990s, the Star Wars Expanded Universe virtually exploded in a wave of novels which eagerly set out to continue the story of our heroes from the Original Trilogy.  Dozens upon dozens of books later, this Expanded Universe (EU) was essentially declared defunct when…