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‘Star Wars’ rises again

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Harris Keekley

January 22, 2020

With the new “Star Wars” movie, “Rise of Skywalker”, came the return of Lando and many others from previous movies as well as new elements to the force added with the release of the movie. “Rise of Skywalker” answered questions that were on everyone's mind and gave redemption after the p...

‘The Mandalorian’ is out of this world

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Noah Orloff

December 30, 2019

When reflecting on my childhood, I can recall having a strong passion for “Star Wars.” My favorite character had always been Jango Fett, a member of the Mandalorian people. When I first heard there would be a television series focused on a Mandalorian bounty hunter, I was very excited. “The Ma...

‘Solo’ delivers with appropriate tone

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Ndunzi Kunsunga

June 4, 2018

The recent addition to the Star Wars universe, “Solo: A Star Wars Story,” leaves the audience with a reminiscent of when the eponymous character first appeared on screen in “A New Hope,” that sentiment being ‘That was cool.’ “Solo: A Star Wars Story” tells the story of Han Solo (Alden...

Star Wars strikes again

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Annabella Strathman

January 2, 2018

“Star Wars: The Last Jedi,” directed by Rian Johnson, furthers the story of intergalactic war between the First Order and the Resistance with a new generation of fighters led by the characters we know and love. The movie brings viewers of all ages on the edge of their seats, but to understand the...

Game proves entertaining yet underdeveloped

Alec Pittman and Zack Hatcher

January 11, 2016

Blasting opponents on the iconic planet of Hoth while talking to friends seems like quite the experience, yet something seems to be missing from the recently released “Star Wars Battlefront,” or often called “Battlefront” game. The first two “Battlefront” games gave off a feeling of the c...

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