One of the tenets of emotionally resonant characters is some form of struggle, particularly internal struggle. The most long lasting stories and characters have always focused on this, with the intention of helping us understand the human conditions. Star Wars, being the modern mythology that it is, holds true to this ideology. Internal conflict can […]Read more "When Good Intentions Aren’t Good Enough"
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"
With deleted scenes and extended content, the novelization of The Last Jedi may be the most important (best?) novelization since Matthew Stover’s take on Episode III. Join us as we dig into the goodness that is The Last Jedi: Expanded Edition. iTunes Read our writing: clashingsabers.net Follow us on Twitter: @ClashingSabers Email us: firstname.lastname@example.org Follow Lindsey […]Read more "Don’t Burn the Sacred Text IV- The Last Jedi Novelization"
How does Yoda’s words to Luke in TLJ play into the larger Star Wars story?Read more "The Burden of All Masters"
Aside from the snarky memes and Internet puns, Leia’s space scene seems problematic. Is there a way to fix it?Read more "Saving Leia"
Yoda has said many great things, but it is his actions that helped save the Jedi.Read more "Larger Than Words, Actions Do Speak: An Exploration of Yoda’s Deeds that Propelled The Jedi Order"