One story Canon has taken a very different approach with from Legends is Leia’s Force sensitivity. In the Legends, she trained on and off for years, eventually becoming a full fledged Jedi Knight. In Canon, she seems to have avoided developing her potential entirely. The recent trailer may give some insight as to why.
The interrogation scene is one of the defining scenes in TFA and many feel the scene is intimate and sets up a the possibility of a romantic relationship. At the same time, many use the perceived intamacy to rule out kinship between Kylo and Rey. However, the novelization gives a different picture of what is going on. Kylo isn’t being intimate, he’s puzzled by Rey and trying to figure out why she seems familiar.
In the spirit of Halloween, and after considering which Star Wars characters would dress up as what other popular franchise characters, I have decided that the most perfect costume for the notoriously-coiffed Kylo Ren would be one of the irrepressible Pinky Pie.
Before you protest, please take a gander at the irrefutable proof of the genius of this match:
What does Snoke want?
Is it just a coincidence that the ship belonging to the brother in law of the galaxy’s last Jedi and a highly Force sensitive little girl just happened to end up on the same backwater world with the same guy?
Why did Ben Solo fall?
Why did Luke go looking for the First Jedi Temple?
Releases and reprints for the weeks of October 22nd.
I discovered this a while back, but it’s worth sharing again. The sounds of the battle when she’s in the snow forest is described a bit differently in the junior novelization versus the adult: