I recently picked this up for a quick read from the library. It was a Star Wars book and was put out with some recommended reads. Based on the last Star Wars novel I read, I figured it couldn't be any worse. It's the first novel by Alexander Freed. The story centers around Sergeant Namir, … Continue reading Battlefront: Twilight Company
My second issue of the Star Wars comic again follows the troops of SCAR squadron. What can I say, I love an issue focusing on Stormtroopers! The Cover The cover features the troopers of SCAR squadron bursting into action as they disembark from a transport. They look fearsome, they look battle-scarred, and they look tough. … Continue reading Star Wars #37: Imperial Pride
I bought this issue solely for the cover: It looks just like a vintage propaganda poster. The imagery of the Stormtroopers as strong defenders of the Empire, looking implacable is just breathtaking. This cover is just plain beautiful. There is also some really neat imagery: The story itself comes from the perspective of a Stormtrooper. … Continue reading Stormtroopers Looking Cool: Star Wars #21
I enjoyed this movie. I originally went back when it came out in December, but went again seeing as it recently hit the cheap theater. My hope was that I would enjoy it just as much as I did during my first theatrical viewing, and I was not disappointed, though I was assured by an … Continue reading Going Rogue: My second trip to see Rogue One
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
I picked up The Force Unleased 2 at the library this past weekend on a complete whim. I read the first one a couple years back figuring 'How bad could a book based on a video game be?' In the case of the first book, not bad. This one was a little dodgier. It seemed … Continue reading The Force Unleashed…wait, why is there a sequel?
Over the past two weekends I re-watched The Phantom Menace with my kids.
Today my five year old daughter and I stopped in at our local comic shop, Kapow Comics Ltd for the Halloween ComicFest. So today I will be reviewing not one, but all four of the titles we picked up. First off, I want to mention how much fun it was to share this with my … Continue reading Halloween ComicFest 2016