What does the announcement of new movies and TV shows prove about the future of Star Wars?Read more "More Star Wars Content, A Good Thing It Is"
With the new films and new novels, we have begun to see a true renaissance for the beloved Princess Leia.Read more "The Leiassance"
When Darth Vader appeared in the hallway of the Tantive IV in A New Hope, silently surveying the carnage his Imperial stormtroopers wrought against the rebels, he instantly became the standard against which all movie villains would be compared. Thanks to the brilliant design of Ralph McQuarrie, Vader didn’t have to say anything to be […]Read more "It’s Hard Out There For A Bad Guy – How Do The New Villains Measure Up To Vader?"
Everyone wants to find their purpose in life. Finding it can be hard, but Star Wars can help us find our way….Read more "These Are The Choices You’re Looking For"
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"
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?"
In this episode, we talk about some of the canon novels, what we are looking forward to on Force Friday, and Brandon tries to convince Drew that porgs are the best thing since Vader’s redemption. Oh, and we talk about our unique “special editions” of the prequels (all in good love and the name of fun!)…. Check it out here:Read more "ClashingSabers Podcast Ep. 2- Porgs, Prequels, and Pages"