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Star Wars IX Needs its Forgotten Skywalker (or, ‘Why Shmi Skywalker Deserves Better’)

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…. A Queen in-disguise, a Jedi Knight, a heroic droid, and a hapless Gungan fled to a desert planet under the light of twin suns in search of a way to … Continue reading

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The Last Jedi – Thinking Outside the (Mystery) Box

Rian Johnson pulls off a magic trick with The Last Jedi, revealing that JJ Abrams’ purposefully empty ‘mystery box’ is actually Pandora’s box, and that it’s been open the whole time… and all the evils our heroes must face have … Continue reading

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Star Wars: Battlefront II – A Narrative Appraisal, Part 1

Yup, I’m going to bat for this game! The loot box controversy has understandably dominated the narrative surrounding the release of Battlefront II, feeding into the wider issue in the gaming industry as a whole which has been building up for … Continue reading

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Star Wars: Rebels, Twin Suns – A Narrative Appraisal

I feel like I’ve done my ‘geek cred’ something of a disservice by failing to write about Star Wars in the three and a half years that I’ve been running this blog… That largely stems from the fact that I … Continue reading

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E3 – Top 5 Most Anticipated Titles

E3 is literally 24 hours away, it’s pretty much a time where every gamer feels that Christmas has come 6 months early. To give you a reminder of the different times that each conference is on: – Xbox Media Briefing: … Continue reading

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