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Mainstream Star Wars material never truly answered this question for us. Since energy can neither be created or destroyed, it’s been a mystery for more casual fans. While you’ve heard of the terms “kyber crystal” or “diatium power cell” you probably have no clue what they mean. You’d have to dive into deep Star Wars …

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The Star Wars universe has shown a wide variety of weapons that utilize the kyber crystals so commonly associated with lightsabers. From pikes to axes and even whips that serve their purpose in the midst of combat. In an advanced age of blasters, it makes sense that kyber-weapons would take a ranged approach. The most …

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Many people have definitely watched the Star Wars movies. But only a few have dared to traverse the entire franchise by reading novels, enjoying the comic books, watching the animated series, or even playing the video games. There are plenty of Star Wars video games on various consoles but today, we’ll be focusing on Star …

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The imaginative world of Star Wars has introduced us to weapon designs that we could never have initially thought of. The plasma blade of a lightsaber seems simple enough, but achieving such a weapon has not fully been accomplished yet. But this doesn’t stop people from conceptualizing other weapons equipped with a plasma blade. These …

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In order to build weapons, both Sith and Jedi rely on compounds and raw materials from planets and different galaxies. Unfortunately, the Sith takes these materials forcefully and without care about environmental destruction. This is also the reason why the Sith have synthetic crystals for their lightsabers. It’s easier for them to create large quantities …

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As the sequel trilogy revealed, it was certain that Palpatine was the antagonist due to all the foreboding clues that his character embodied. Yet, it was a surprise to see him actually use a lightsaber and fight with it so competently. It’s unanticipated because it is known that Palpatine actually hated lightsabers. For someone who …

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Darth Vader is extremely powerful and skilled. With such a menacing and powerful enemy, it’s no wonder that so many opponents met defeat. However, it’s important to differentiate Darth Vader’s fighting style as a Sith from Anakin’s fighting style as a Jedi. I’m sure the latter greatly influenced his way of combat but the dark …

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A duel between lightsaber wielders is indeed fascinating to watch. Aside from the fancy moves and the scintillating sound a lightsaber makes when someone swings it, there’s more to lightsaber duels. There are seven forms of lightsaber combat. You might ask, which one of them is the best one to use? To answer that, we …

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When the prequels came around, Star Wars fans got to enjoy a lot more lightsaber duels. Not only were there more duels, but these were also faster and flashier fights than ever before. I remember the anticipation whenever lightsabers were drawn, everyone’s eyes were peeled to the screen in these moments. One of the most …

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Watching Jedis swing their lightsabers around is fascinating. Lightsaber duels are one of the most amazing and highly-anticipated parts of every Star Wars film. But as you watch these, have you ever wondered how heavy these lightsabers are? It can be hard to guess because, in the original trilogy, everyone wielded their lightsaber with both …

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At the beginning of Star Wars VIII, we see Rey handing over the lightsaber to Luke, someone who she thought was a mere legend. After such a harrowing experience in the past few days, Rey must have felt an intense emotion at that moment. Some people believe that when she gave back the saber to …

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The Force Awakens certainly gave us a lot of talk about. Ten years after Revenge of the Sith was released, this new Star Wars film came with new characters, new stories, and, of course, new exciting battles. In perhaps the most tragic moment of this film, Han Solo met his untimely death at the hands …

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Movie fans were filled with awe the first time Luke Skywalker powered on his lightsaber in Obi-Wan’s cave. Since then, lightsabers have become legendary weapons equated with grace, finesse, and the thrill of galactic battles. Also, many questions arose concerning these deft and attractive weapons. For example, how were they first created? What are they …

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There are so many lightsaber manufacturers in the market today, it can be difficult to find the best ones. One lightsaber maker that you may come across in your search is Makoto Tsai. Makoto Tsai promises high-quality handcrafted lightsabers, but is it worth it? Let’s dive in. Popularity in the Community Makoto lightsabers are not …

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The lightsaber is one of the most iconic props in the history of film. Its legacy is so great, even non-Star Wars fans know exactly what lightsabers are. Despite all the fame though, lightsabers are still fictional, and no one has ever wielded, touched, or seen a real lightsaber. That said, several companies have come …

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Lightsaber replicas and toys are extremely popular among fans these days. With new Star Wars movies coming out, I’m sure more people will want to purchase their own laser swords. If you’re planning to do so, I would definitely suggest reading this article on the best lightsaber replicas and toys. In case there’s something wrong …

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