“The Sith always betray one another. . . . I’m sure you’ll learn that soon enough.” The overthrow of the Republic is complete. Absolute power now rests in the iron fist of Darth Sidious–the cunning … see full wiki
I think the Force Unleashed story is pretty good, and actually a lot better than much of the Expanded Universe material (which I stopped following years ago). The emotional journey of the Sith Apprentice is actually pretty compelling (I won't go into too much detail). His character is pretty believable and deep (for Star Wars). I for one am glad it didn't focus too much on the regular Star Wars crowd like Darth Vader and Luke Skywalker. In fact, by not going too far into Vader's mind, it preserves … more
Growing up, I quickly fell in love with the original Star Wars films and the toys, comics, games, etc. that went along with them. When I matured a bit, I found myself reading a few of the books that expanded the Star Wars universe. When the three prequels hit the screen, my faith in the Star Wars universe faltered. It had become, in my opinion, a loud, special effects-laden kaleidoscope of weak science fiction. After attending a recent science fiction convention, however, … more
What's your opinion on Star Wars: The Force Unleashed?