A Theory on What’s Really Going on in Darth Vader #23

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There’s been a fair bit of discussion over what exactly happened in this week’s Vader issue. Much of it has centered on the return of a certain place. (Spoilers for Vader #23)

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Lucasfilm, Plans and the Creative Process – Part 2

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Written by Robotical712

In the second part of this series, I analyze how LFL plans out its story while maximizing the freedom of its individual creators.

Part 1

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Lucasfilm, Plans and the Creative Process – Part 1

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Fans have debated how much of a plan Lucasfilm has since Canon began. Based on statements from Rian Johnson and a couple of others, many fans have concluded LFL doesn’t have any kind of long term roadmap or plan. In the first part we present the various comments from those involved in the story creation process indicating there is in fact a plan.

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What the Poe Dameron Finale Means for the Episode IX Time Skip

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The Poe Dameron comic finale further underscores why I think the time skip will be measured in months, not years.

Spoilers for Poe Dameron #31

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The Future of Star Wars: IX and Beyond


With IX in production, focus has shifted to the final installment in the Skywalker Saga. Many, if not most, expect that it will bring a close to the Skywalker storyline and the franchise will explore entirely new directions. However, a look at where we are and where we’ve come from suggests a surprising direction for the franchise.

Written by robotical712. Speaking for myself only.

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The Nature of the Force and Balance

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One of the most important, yet misunderstood concepts in Star Wars is what exactly balance in the Force means. Here, I’ll attempt to explain it using a simple web analogy.

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