Lit New Novel! Maul: Lockdown by Joe Schreiber

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  1. Barriss_Coffee Chosen One

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    You mean he's not going to open up an altruistic grassroots NGO for reforming the prison inmates?
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  2. SWpants Force Ghost

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  4. Team Padme Jedi Grand Master

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  5. Barriss_Coffee Chosen One

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    From Random House:

    Zombiefan Joe Schreiber writing for Plagueis? Now this could go somewhere.
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  6. Havac Some Guy Who Moderates Lit

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    Why is a super-deadly Jedi-defeating artifact in the SPACE PEN?
  7. LivingJediDream Jedi Grand Master

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    Well, it obviously didn't work.
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  8. 07jonesj Force Ghost

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    It at least seems like Sidious is planning to use it to usurp Plagueis. I'm excited for the Maul stuff but I'm really excited for some more Sidious/Plagueis intrigue, as in Plagueis.
  9. CooperTFN TFN EU Staff Emeritus

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    Ghost Prison or I'm out.
  10. darklordoftech Force Ghost

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    Maybe it entices Poggle into joining the CIS.
  11. Barriss_Coffee Chosen One

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    "Unspeakable alien horror"?

    Don't you mean to imply his dear mumsy?


    Edit: oh no wait -- you're implying the weapon is the Death Star plans?

    Yeah I'm outta this conversation.
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  12. darklordoftech Force Ghost

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    NOOOOOOO!!!!!!!!!!!
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  13. Havac Some Guy Who Moderates Lit

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    No, you should be in. Because if the Death Star plans are in the SPACE PEN, then there's only one explanation: RAITH SIENAR IN THE SPACE PEN.
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  14. LivingJediDream Jedi Grand Master

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    So are Maul's tattoos the layout of the prison?
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  15. Barriss_Coffee Chosen One

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    That's what had me immediately concerned -- because he also was the architect behind Maul's Scimitar. So there's already a link...[face_worried]

    Quiet, you.:p
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  16. Ghost Chosen One

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    Hmm, does anyone else think that another book with Plagueis might be hinting at something to come (in Episode 7)?
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  17. Havac Some Guy Who Moderates Lit

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    Nah. They just like being able to use the character now.
  18. darklordoftech Force Ghost

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    Good question. What I find more interesting (in terms of hinting at something to come), however, is that in the Plagueis novel, Plagueis is alive during TPM and does alot of stuff that many (if not most) fans assumed Palpatine did.
  19. LivingJediDream Jedi Grand Master

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    What I find most interesting are that Hego Damask and Rugess Nome are the Star Wars Illuminati. Hego Damask is Bob Page and Rugess Nome is Morgan Everett. The Gathering on Sojourn is the Bilberberg Group!!!

    I loved Darth Plagueis and Darth Maul: Shadow Hunter, and I have to admit that Red Harvest was a guilty pleasure, so if this novel harnesses any of the qualities of those I think I will enjoy it.
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  20. darklordoftech Force Ghost

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    The Sith during the movie era definately resemble the Illuminati (thought to not exist, secretly ruling the galaxy and engineering conflicts).
  21. Darth_Arapsis Jedi Knight

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    This is basically lijke a B movie in the EU. They should just keep it simple.
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  22. purplerain Force Ghost

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    "one of the power-hungry duo" Which one could it be? Maybe Plagueis is after something that will help him bring down the Empire during the OT.
  23. jacktherack Force Ghost

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    I'll be buying it when it comes to paperback. I hate hardcovers.
  24. Bib Fartuna Jedi Grand Master

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    I'd never thought I would read the words Illuminati and Bilderberg in the Literature Forum. Who pray tell, are the David Icke Reptilians? [face_rofl]

    Who are the Rosicrucians? @};-
  25. Starkeiller Force Ghost

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    Then he would go in to break Savage out?

    That'd create a continuity problem or two. :p