Hey everyone! This week, I promised a lovely post about Yoda, Grand Master of the Jedi Order. Unfortunately, as a graduate student trying to finish my degree, my duties have expanded and require more of my time. Because of this, I believe the last few of the posts have been lower quality than you as […]Read more "Hiatus ‘Cause They Ain’t Us"
Hello everyone and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit! I have numerous times before expressed how I absolutely love the different vehicle designs of the Star Wars universe, from the pizza-slice Star Destroyers to the hammerhead shark design of the Corellian Corvettes. However, none stand out to me as much as the walkers. I mean who […]Read more "Walkers: The Goofy Tanks of Star Wars"
Hello everyone and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit! This week will be all about Mandalorians, the humans people of the planet Mandalore. Mandalorians such as Jango Fett, Pre Viszla, and Sabine Wren are some fan favorites throughout the Star Wars franchise. In this post, I’m going to talk a little about their history and culture that […]Read more "Mandalorians: The Armored Bad Asses of the Galaxy"
Hello everyone and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit! This week I am going to discuss the current ongoing animated Star Wars series: “Rebels.” This show follows the crew of a ship called the Ghost as they fight against the Empire and bring together other freedom fighters to begin the formation of the Rebel Alliance. This series […]Read more "“Star Wars: Rebels:” The Good, the Bad, and the Disappointing"
Hello everyone, and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit! Last week I did my first ever “State of the Canon Address,” where I briefly went over new canon stories from 2016. One of those stories was the first ever anthology movie: “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.” This movie, taking place just before “A New Hope,” […]Read more "Things You Missed in “Rogue One”"
Greetings sentients and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit! This week marks one year since my first post on this blog, and what a year it has been! I want to start by thanking everyone who has read and given me feedback and encouragement. It is humbling to see that so many people care about what […]Read more "2016 State of the Canon Address"
Hello everyone and welcome back to The Sarlacc Pit. Here at The Sarlacc Pit I sometimes like to strike up some controversy, and there is a surprising amount of controversy in the Star Wars franchise. Few topics, however, get people as angry as the topic of midi-chlorians. So this week, I am going to discuss […]Read more "Midi-chlorians Are the Powerhouse of the Jedi"