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Star Wars: Last Shot (A Han and Lando Novel) – book review

Continuing my tradition of talking about the tie-in material in the run up to the release of a new Star Wars movie, I’m now going to discuss Solo companion novel, … Continue reading

May 24, 2018 · 1 Comment

Star Wars: Journey to The Last Jedi – literature review

In the wake of my article analysing From a Certain Point of View and continuing the tradition I started two years ago of examining the literature that ties into a … Continue reading

December 4, 2017 · 1 Comment

Star Wars: From a Certain Point of View – book review

In the run up to the arrival of Episode VII in 2015, I posted a trilogy of articles examining the most prominent works that existed in the rebooted Star Wars … Continue reading

December 2, 2017 · 1 Comment

Star Wars: Discussing Inferno Squad and the state of the expanded universe in 2017

The biggest event on this year’s Star Wars calendar may be the release of The Last Jedi in December, but that doesn’t mean that fans have been starved of new … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Road to Rogue One – a Star Wars: Catalyst review

2016 has seen a significant expansion of the wider Star Wars universe, with novels like Life Debt and Bloodline beginning to bridge the gap between Return of the Jedi and … Continue reading

December 12, 2016 · Leave a comment

Anna Kendrick’s Scrappy Little Nobody – book review

If you don’t adore Anna Kendrick, then you’ve either never come across any of her movies or you’re just in denial because I don’t buy for a second that anyone … Continue reading

December 2, 2016 · Leave a comment

Road to Resurgence – An Independence Day: Crucible review

Seeing Independence Day on the big screen for the first time as a child was an awe-inspiring experience that has stuck with me for the better part of two decades … Continue reading

June 14, 2016 · 1 Comment