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Before becoming the Lord of all things dark, Darth Vader began his career as Anakin Skywalker. Anakin was a strong-willed, powerful, intuitive Jedi who joined the Order as a Padawan.  Even though he technically became a Padawan at a later age than most (age nine), Anakin’s impressively high midi-chlorian count of 20,000 per cell, coupled …

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Whether you’re a diehard fan of Star Wars or you’ve never seen an episode, it’s more than likely you’ve heard of Darth Vader. Even so, there’s more to the Dark Lord than meets the eye.  Darth Vader began his illustrious career as a Jedi, Anakin Skywalker. As a Jedi, Anakin had many accolades that made …

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Welcome to a theory article! Most of the information is my thoughts, feelings, and interpretations of the Mandalorian and various Star Wars media. Warning: This article will feature spoilers for The Mandalorian season two, so don’t read if you’re still catching up. Does Mando care about Grogu? Considering what happens in the pilot episode, I’d …

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Power. Greed. Survival of the fittest. Revenge. These are some of the reasons why anyone would fight, but the Sith do this and more. Before we get started, let’s break the Sith into different eras/groups. Outlining their core beliefs and practices.  Starting with the Sith as a species. These humanoids were barbaric but also intelligent. …

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If you have watched The Mandalorian series, you probably know that Boba Fett’s armor is made from Beskar steel. The episode called “The Tragedy” confirms that his armor is indeed made out of this special metal. Yet, this canon update may not end the ongoing debate over Boba’s armor. Is Boba Fett’s armor really Beskar?  …

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Star Wars takes place in a fictional galactic universe. As such, there are species and races beyond what we have in our universe. In the galaxy, they are generally separated into three classifications: sentient, non-sentient, and semi-sentient.  The galaxy has over twenty million sentient species that are, more often than not, mistakenly referred to as …

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Darth Maul was one of the most vicious and ruthless Sith in Star Wars. Of course, his stony-hearted personality was amplified because the one and only Darth Sidious trained him.  Darth Maul undeniably accomplished many impressive feats in his day, but despite everything we know about him, some things are still a bit puzzling.  He …

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Born in Corellia, Han Solo was a human male, who made a name for himself as a smuggler. He began his life simply being called Han until he gained the name Solo from an Imperial Recruitment Officer.  Han Solo amassed galaxy-wide fame for his infamous twelve-parsec Kessel Run with the Millenium Falcon. From that point …

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You may be wondering whether Obi-Wan Kenobi knew if Anakin Skywalker survived their duel on Mustafar.  Following the fight, Obi-Wan took Anakin’s lightsaber and left him to die. So did he realize the man terrorizing the galaxy and hunting down the remaining Jedi was his old apprentice? Obi-Wan discovered Darth Vader was Anakin when the …

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R2-D2 is one of those characters that everyone has heard of, whether they’re fans of the Star Wars franchise or not. His reliability, cute stature, and adorable noises of affirmation make him an icon in the movie world.  However, don’t let R2’s small stature fool you; he was far more than what meets the eye. …

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When watching Star Wars, it’s easy to notice that heroes and villains frequently fire their blasters without apparent concern for running out of ammo.  However, like the devices we use every day that need charging, blasters in Star Wars also require recharging or refilling.  Let’s explore how these iconic space weapons operate and whether they …

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Living up to the name “Star Wars,” the galaxy has had its fair share of wars. There have been ongoing battles such as the Mandalorian-Jedi War and the Jedi-Sith War.  Then there were more one-off, but arguably more impactful conflicts, such as the Galactic Civil War, the Invasion of Naboo, the Battle of Geonosis, and, …

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In Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens, Kylo Ren fixates on Darth Vader. He sees Vader as his inspiration for leading the First Order and even calls him grandfather. Why Does Kylo Ren Call Darth Vader grandfather? Well, Vader is by family lineage Ren’s grandfather. However, this information was concealed from Ren and only …

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