Thrawn #6

The conclusion to Jody Houser and Luke Ross's adaptation of Timothy Zahn's Thrawn novel. The Cover The cover features Thrawn front and center in his trademark white uniform.  His fleet is off to the side.  In the background looming over him are Vader and The Emperor.  The cover is smooth and crisp, like an officer's … Continue reading Thrawn #6


Star Wars #50 – Hope Dies Part 1

The 50th issue of the Marvel run on Star Wars actually lives up to the hype surrounding a landmark type issue.  The issue starts a new story arc, making it a great place for first time readers to hop on.  We'll start with the reason I bought this issue:  its cover. The Cover There are … Continue reading Star Wars #50 – Hope Dies Part 1

Thrawn #5

Only one issue left after this. The series begins to build to its close, and for the first time in the run, takes place immediately in the aftermath of the previous issue.  We also get to see Governor Pryce make her return to the series. The Cover The cover, done by Paul Renaud, features Thrawn … Continue reading Thrawn #5

The Return of my Favourite Jedi: my thoughts on Star Wars Rebels Twin Suns

I'll start with a warning:  There will be spoilers ahead, so if you haven't watched the episode, consider yourself warned. I've been looking forward to this episode since they released the mid-season trailer and we got that brief shot of Obi-Wan ready for a fight.  He has been one of my favourite characters for years, … Continue reading The Return of my Favourite Jedi: my thoughts on Star Wars Rebels Twin Suns