Riffing on Star Wars: #17 – The Aim of Stormtroopers

The Galactic Empire for nearly two decades slowly ground the galaxy underneath its proverbial jackboot heel.  Lead by the sinister Emperor Palpatine and terrorized by Darth Vader, the Empire’s capital ships became symbols of oppression, used as recently as the last Rogue One trailer.  In short, there’s a lot about the Empire that intimidates and…

Star Wars: Star Wars, Vol. 7 – Review

A void exists in the life of Obi-Wan Kenobi.  From The Phantom Menace to Revenge of the Sith, we follow Kenobi from Jedi Knight to Jedi Master, as he sought to train Anakin Skywalker and fight as a general in the Republic’s clone armies.  At the end of Revenge of the Sith, we see Kenobi…