Color matters in storytelling, but this is especially true in Star Wars, which is often referred to as “silent film” in that that visuals tell you everything you need know. This is done through music, of course, but it is done in color as well. Here are the 10 best uses of color in the […]Read more "Words of Color: The Best Uses of Color to Tell the Star Wars Story"
Star Wars hit 1977 like a pop culture atom bomb. Audiences couldn’t get enough of the strange worlds and the stirring blend of science fiction and fantasy that sprang from the imagination of George Lucas. He took the template of a damsel in distress and turned her into an independent, self-assured rebel. He made a […]Read more "Cinematic Catalysts: Star Wars Would Not Have Been Possible Without These Films"
Warning! This article contains spoilers for Phasma by Delilah S. Dawson. If you don’t plan on reading this book, go home and rethink your life, then stop selling deathsticks. After that, read Phasma and come back here! Ever since Darth Vader and his stormtroopers first marched on screen, we’ve gotten used to the idea of […]Read more "The Five Faces of Phasma"
Don’t worry we are not talking about grey Jedi here! We do, however, look at and analyze how Lucasfilm is currently blurring the lines between good and evil in the Star Wars galaxy, and what it might mean for current and future canon in the galaxy.Read more "ClashingSabers Podcast Episode 3- Should We Say Grey?"
Is it time for Kathleen Kennedy and Lucasfilm to take a good hard look at how things are being done behind the scenes?Read more "Mirror, Mirror On the Lucasfilm Wall, Who’s the Director of Star Wars After All?"
We’ve been on quite a journey with Kanan, be it comics, novels, or on screen. With one more season of Rebels left, what does the past possibly tell us about the future?Read more "An Exploration of Kanan: Where He’s Been, Where He’s Going, and What It All Means"
Many stories and storytellers were and are be influenced by Star Wars. Perhaps no story more so than Harry Potter.Read more "Harry Potter: A Star Wars Story"