Hey everyone and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit. This week I want to discuss the character of Leia Organa, last Princess of Alderaan, leader of the Rebel Alliance, and General of the Resistance. I think that Star Wars has always done a great job with female characters on and off screen, but when you think […]Read more "Leia Organa: A Strong Female Lead"
Hey everyone, and welcome to the first Sarlacc Pit post of 2017! 2016 was one hell of a year (in a very terrible sense), so let’s all try a little better this year. Anyways, last week I discussed why I believe that “Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back” is the best Star Wars […]Read more "Luke Skywalker: Started from the Bottom, Now We’re Here"
Hello everyone and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit. Today, I am going to discuss my favorite movie of all time, “Star Wars Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back.” Specifically I am going to point out the parts of this movie that make it, in my opinion, the best Star Wars movie. While I discuss this movie […]Read more "“The Empire Strikes Back” is the Best Star Wars Movie and Here’s Why"
Hello sentients! Welcome to The Sarlacc Pit! Throughout the Star Wars franchise there are a multitude of non-human lifeforms of varying degrees of sentience. While it is ridiculous to call these beings “aliens,” as anyone not living on their planet of origin is by definition an alien, they are commonly referred to as such. While […]Read more "Featured Aliens of the Star Wars Galaxy"
Hello everyone and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit. If you are like me, then you were fascinated by Supreme Leader Snoke, the robed figure giving orders to Kylo Ren and General Hux in “The Force Awakens.” Also if you were like me, you were a little bit disappointed when you found out he was just […]Read more "Fan Theories: The Identity of Supreme Leader Snoke"
Hello everyone and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit. A while back I did a post on lightsabers and their construction and use. However, a lot of information regarding kyber crysals (especially those used by the Sith for their lightsabers) has been released recently, so I thought that now would be a good time to update my earlier […]Read more "Update Post: Kyber Crystals"
Hello everyone and welcome to The Sarlacc Pit! The most recent Star Wars novel, Rogue One: Catalyst, which is a tie-in novel for the upcoming anthology movie, “Rogue One,” focused heavily on the science involved in creating the Death Star. However, as the novel took place starting towards the end of the Clone Wars and […]Read more "Galactic Environmentalism"