One scene alone should dispel all further conversation about Rey as a Mary Sue.Read more "On Mirrors and Mary Sue"
This episode is all about the original Star Wars love affair Han and Leia! Ash is joined by Amanda Cherry as they discuss all aspects of the relationship. Everything from Legends to the Force Awakens is covered so grab a Scruffy Looking Nerf Herder or listen by yourself because YOUR NOT A COMMITTEE! (sorry I […]Read more "Star Ships Episode 3- The Princess and The Smuggler"
In our first character exploration, we delve into the divisive, complex, compelling character known as Ben So… ahem… Kylo Ren. Do we love him? Do we hate him? What does it all mean? Find out on this episode of ClashingSabers. iTunes Don’t forget to subscribe, rate, and share us on your preferred podcast player. Follow […]Read more "ClashingSabers Podcast Episode 15- Kylo Ben"
George Lucas is a master storyteller. Call it ring theory or poetry, the bottom line is that Lucas excelled. Particularly at foreshadowing what would come…Read more "Light, Dark, Shadow: A Look Into Foreshadowing in Star Wars"
Starting The Last Jedi before the end of The Force Awakens creates for an interesting dynamic between the characters. In the original trilogy, as well as in the prequels, our heroes had time off screen to meld and come together. We saw different points of conflict, but those were mostly the high points. For instance, […]Read more "Two Sides of the Same Coin: A Look at the Juxtaposition of Characters in the The Last Jedi"
We all love a good lightsaber duel. But there is more to them than you could possibly imagine.Read more "The Meaning Beyond the Blades: How the Lightsaber Duels Help Define the Saga"
Brandon and Drew begin their venture into the themes of The Last Jedi by discussing failure and hope.Read more "ClashingSabers Podcast Episode 11- The Greatest Teacher, Failure Is."