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Official Info Adam Driver (Kylo Ren) in Episode VIII

Discussion in 'Star Wars: Sequel Trilogy (Released Films)' started by RX_Sith, Dec 18, 2015.

  1. mattman8907

    mattman8907 Jedi Master star 4

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    talk about history repeating itself big time.
     
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  2. JoJoPenelli

    JoJoPenelli Force Ghost star 5

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    I think "LuKenobi" has more of a "ring" to it than "ReyNobi," come to think of it...
     
  3. RandomGreyJ

    RandomGreyJ Jedi Knight star 4

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    Oh gosh what have I started...
    [​IMG]
     
  4. Jedi Jessy

    Jedi Jessy Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    I think Snoke chose to call Praetorian Guards after Kylo's fails in TFA. Maybe now they will follow him in any mission
     
  5. 11-4D

    11-4D Jedi Master star 4

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    Instead of surfing on lava droids they could surf on porgs.
     
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  6. Doom_Buggy

    Doom_Buggy Jedi Knight star 2

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    I think it's been released that the Praetorian Guards are Snoke's personal guards so I doubt he'll send them on missions with Kylo.

    Btw, where the heck are the Knights of Ren? Did they become the Praetorians?
     
  7. DarkGingerJedi

    DarkGingerJedi Jedi Master star 4

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  8. zam wesell2005

    zam wesell2005 Jedi Knight star 3

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    That's a guarantee. After Rey and Kylo fight, and Luke and whatever those people he brought with him.
     
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  9. Imperial Reject

    Imperial Reject Jedi Master star 4

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    "He's...He's right behind me isn't he?


    [​IMG]
     
  10. oncafar

    oncafar Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    Imperial Reject kylo is blind to anakin. he doesn't know or understand him. but yes, he's right behind him, if only he would look.
     
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  11. Master_Lok

    Master_Lok Force Ghost star 6

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    =D=[face_laugh]

    Well played. Thanks for the much needed laugh.
     
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  12. Grand Master Galen Marek

    Grand Master Galen Marek Jedi Knight star 4

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    Awkward moment. Anakin Grandson what've you done. Kylo/Ben I did it for you. Anakin Idiot,
     
  13. sheri1967

    sheri1967 Jedi Master star 1

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    Whilst Kylo is on the Island

    If Rey and/or Luke attempt to convey to Kylo the truth that they now know about the Force (from the Journal of the Whills), do you think he would listen?
     
  14. Ben-Solo

    Ben-Solo Jedi Knight star 4

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    I'm not sure ... I think Kylo will be out for blood and filled with hatred at that point, I think the only time Kylo will listen is when his mother reaches him through the Force. Leia will be the first to put doubt in Ben not Rey or Luke. He will need a motherly nudge. He will more conflicted in this film then he was in TFA.
     
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  15. sheri1967

    sheri1967 Jedi Master star 1

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    I think they would have explored this more in ix. Sadly, won't happen.
     
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  16. mima123

    mima123 Jedi Padawan star 2

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    With JJ back, will we get the fluffy volumized dreamy hair of kylo in IX? Lol. I like his recent one tbh.
     
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  17. Chewies_bandolier

    Chewies_bandolier Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    poll time!
     
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  18. Grand Master Galen Marek

    Grand Master Galen Marek Jedi Knight star 4

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    The Edge of Sanity
    [​IMG]
     
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  19. aprilstarwars73

    aprilstarwars73 Jedi Youngling

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    Lol

    Sent from my SM-T350 using Tapatalk
     
  20. I Are The Internets

    I Are The Internets Force Ghost star 8

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    Ghost Anakin ain't got no time for this!
     
  21. Grand Master Galen Marek

    Grand Master Galen Marek Jedi Knight star 4

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    Nice one,
     
  22. Darth Smurf

    Darth Smurf Jedi Grand Master star 5

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    Reminds me on this one
    [​IMG]
     
  23. Grand Master Galen Marek

    Grand Master Galen Marek Jedi Knight star 4

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    In this case if Ani shows up he should use that line.
     
  24. Darth Nave

    Darth Nave Jedi Knight star 4

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    Here's a good post from /r/starwarsspeculation comparing Kylo Ren to Jaime Lannister from A Song of Ice and Fire:

    Source: https://www.reddit.com/r/starwarssp...p/kylo_ren_and_the_jaime_lannister_situation/

    I've always thought this but have never been able to articulate it into a coherent post like this person has. My one question is how would they make Rey showing sympathy for Ben seem natural and not out of character considering he mind-raped her and killed her mentor and father figure.
     
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  25. godisawesome

    godisawesome Jedi Master star 3

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    It's been rumored the Knights have a separate scene in the film involving an attack on Luke and Rey, or that Abrams has his own take on the Knights that he wants to execute in IX. The Praetorians feel like they should be strictly locked down to scenes involving Snoke's physical presence. And I'm not going to lie, I would totally mark out if Kylo Ren's story arc carried him to what was arguably Anakin's original destiny as Palpatine's apprentice as a kind of final tempering of his inner turmoil and wrath into a true successor to Vader: Have him kill Snoke after experiencing a revelation about the "wise" Supreme Leader, and become the big bad for the last film.

    And can I mention how my I like how they've cleaned up his wardrobe as a sign of his character development? His more clean cut and dignified wardrobe makes him feel more settled than he was in TFA; gone are the rags and tears, replaced by a symmetrical and lordly costume. He was still a temperamental brat throwing temper tantrums in TFA. Perhaps now that he's fulfilled Snoke's greatest challenge for loyalty, and been humbled by Rey and the Resistance, he can finally mature as a badguy.