Rebel Rising by Beth Revis – Review

From the moment we were introduced to young Jyn Erso, witness to her mother’s murder and father’s abduction, and then time jumped to the woman simply existing within her cell on the Imperial labor planet, Wobani, we have all wanted to view the bridge of her life that connected that initial moment to the next. …

Your Rogue One Guide and FAQ for Friends and Family

In less than a month, Rogue One premieres on or about December 15th.  For big Star Wars fans, we know pretty much everything there is to know about the film’s background, main characters, and setting.  However, as most big fans of the franchise will most likely attest, they are surrounded by people who enjoy Star Wars but simply have not had…

Catalyst by James Luceno – Review (spoiler free)

In less than a month, the new reality of annual Star Wars films will come to be with the release of Gareth Edwards’ Rogue One.  A lot is already known about the film’s basic plot and its principle characters, headlined by Felicity Jones’ Jyn Erso.  The call to arms for Jyn is made apparent in…

The Women of Disney’s Star Wars

On April 7, the first trailer for the first non-sequential Star Wars film, Rogue One, was released to great fanfare.  Focused on the main character Jyn Erso, played by Felicity Jones, and the trailer featured her recruitment by the Rebel Alliance to uncover and stop the Empire’s new super weapon.  The trailer is just over…