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"
Much has been said about mentors like Obi-Wan, Yoda, and even Palpatine. But there are important mentors we often overlook.Read more "The Forgotten Mentors of Star Wars"
With a hit or miss record, the new canon is a question that must be answered.Read more "Star Wars Books: The Death of Creativity?"
The Star Wars Clone Wars cartoon series represents a dramatic shift in the way that the Star Wars universe expanded. Clone Wars set the standard, for better or worse, for the way we would enjoy Star Wars outside of a movie theater. But should that be celebrated or bemoaned?Read more "Clone Wars vs. The Expanded Universe?"
Star Wars Forces of Destiny will be critical to more than just fandom.Read more "Star Wars Forces of Destiny: More Powerful Than You Can Possibly Imagine"
With great power comes great responsibility. I know wrong fandom, but the idea is important, and it relates to Star Wars fandom as well. As Star Wars fans, we’ve all experienced a hard truth: Fandom can be as bright as the nights of a Coruscant night, or it can be as murky as Dagobah water. […]Read more "Finding Fandom"
The ideas and views expressed in the following article are that of the author alone. We encourage respectful debate and discussion at Clashing Sabers, so please refrain from backlash. Let’s keep the discussion respectful! (Also, some of the ideas may not be suitable for younger audiences.) You’d think that finding like-minded people with whom you […]Read more "Finding Fandom"