Clone Wars Official "The Clone Wars" Series Discussion Thread (Spoilers Allowed)

Discussion in 'Star Wars TV' started by RevantheJediMaster, Jul 15, 2005.

  1. Darth Valkyrus Force Ghost

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    I can't remember did she fold his right or left hand over the braid?

    You could read some kinda symbolism into it depending on which it was. Did she fold his real hand over her braid, or his machine hand?
  2. hlc88 Force Ghost

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    No, that bit was already in the original version, just a change of location. The added bit was the Anakin-Ahsoka talk outside the Temple.
  3. KenobiSkywalker Force Ghost

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    It was his mechanical hand.
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  4. anakinfansince1983 Chosen One

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    I didn't even pay attention. I'm not much for symbolism, and she could have tucked it inside his shirt and it still would have pissed me off.
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  5. SithStarSlayer Ntwadumela: he who greets w/ fire Prequel & SWTV

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    +1

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  6. Mzukiller Jedi Master

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    Maul outdoing Sidious.

    No.
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  7. Dark Lord Tarkas Force Ghost

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    Exactly. Ventress lasts against Obi-Wan, fights between Force-users are like that unless the levels of power are very far apart.
  8. SithStarSlayer Ntwadumela: he who greets w/ fire Prequel & SWTV

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    Much appreciated.
    Ditto. I want to see that fully animated!
  9. Sannom Jedi Master

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    Well, that second feat was done in a state of rage after Obi-Wan mutilated Savage, it's not unheard of in the series to have dark-siders flare up when angry. The ship was really impressive though. Especially since he couldn't walk.

    I have a theory about the fight in "Revival" : those legs just didn't fit Maul. At all. It made him too tall, too different from what he was before and it unbalanced him. The brothers were also way over-confident, and I'm not sure that those narrow tunnels were the best environment for those giants.

    As for Maul and Savage resisting Sidious' lightning : is it so surprising? Both Palpatine and Dooku were rather generous with the lightning when training their apprentice, I guess it would make sense that those two can take the pain.
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  10. Circular Logic SWTV Interview Host

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    That's a interesting theory. I'll buy it. As for the ability to resist Sidious' lightning; well, we know Maul was able to resist the Force lightning from the Nighsister Mighella before killing her:
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    Also, there's a new Dave Filoni interview in the OS. He has some interesting things to say regarding Season 5. You can check it out here.
  11. anakinfansince1983 Chosen One

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    Interesting. One thing that sticks out is his comparison of the younglings arc to 80s kids' movies like The Goonies or ET.

    I ended up liking that arc far more than I expected. IMO the 80s were the best time ever for movies, and I wouldn't say the younglings arc is that good, but I can see where Filoni is coming from as far as the comparison.
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  12. 07jonesj Force Ghost

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    The youngling arc was surprisingly dark too. I enjoyed it, immensely, in fact, but I don't think I could have watched an entire show featuring them.

    Also, David Tennant as Hu-Yang! :D
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  13. mattman8907 Jedi Master

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    anybody know if revival was put in it's rightful spot in between point of no return and Eminence?
  14. hlc88 Force Ghost

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    Yes it was for the blu-ray release.

    They actually listened to fans on that one! Or they just read it here and took notice of what we were saying :p

    But yes Revival is on Disc 2 and is after Point of No Return and before Eminence.
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  15. mattman8907 Jedi Master

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    but i don't own a blu ray player.
  16. Sannom Jedi Master

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    EDIT : nevermind.

    Since you haven't mentioned it, I guess that the animatic we've seen earlier wasn't restored in "The Lawless"?
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  17. SithStarSlayer Ntwadumela: he who greets w/ fire Prequel & SWTV

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    I wonder if Maul's upper body can handle self-generation of Sith lightning? Can he control it? Or, is he limited by the metal of his lower half? He may have less mass than Vader, but he doesn't have metal where the end of his limbs used to be.
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  18. hlc88 Force Ghost

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    Buy one????

    I don't know if they changed it for the DVD release as well but I assume if they changed it on the blu-ray release then it will be on the DVD release.


    No it wasn't restored in "The Lawless". Most of the stuff I've mentioned in the blu-ray thread is stuff that is special features only, not finished or added in to the final episodes. A shame because I thought there was a lot of stuff they could have done.
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  19. Seerow SWTV★Mod

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    They should have finished a bunch of the extra stuff for the Maul/Mando arc and edited it into a long movie. Its right up there with Umbara for arcs that should be edited into movie versions.
  20. SithStarSlayer Ntwadumela: he who greets w/ fire Prequel & SWTV

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    THIS.
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  21. hlc88 Force Ghost

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    This ^^^

    That would have been an awesome move to do. I'd say maybe one day they could do that but I doubt they would now that they are wrapping up TCW.
  22. Darth Valkyrus Force Ghost

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    It's interesting that Maul's legs keep functioning after a dose of Force-lightning from Sidious, while Vader's life support system was fried.

    Maybe Vader's setup was more vulnerable or more sensitive or something.

    Actually I'm surprised no Jedi ever tried killing Vader by Force-crushing his chest electronics package. Or just tossing one of those EMP grenades at him that they frequently used against droids during the Clone Wars.
  23. 07jonesj Force Ghost

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    Huh, I never thought of that.

    New theory to counteract this: Sidious was using Plageuis' ability to keep others alive on Vader, and when Sidious died, so did Vader!
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  24. Seerow SWTV★Mod

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    Yeah, we that's pretty much a pipe dream.

    -Shrug.- My guess would be not a single fugitive Jedi had one of those EMP grenades on them.
  25. 07jonesj Force Ghost

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    Improvised Electromagnetic Devices are now pretty easy to make in reality, so I imagine they'd be even easier in the SW universe, where technology is more advanced.
  26. Seerow SWTV★Mod

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    Yeah, you can readily find steps for how to make one with a disposable camera on the internet. However a lone fugitive Jedi building one and testing it on Vader who would be leading armies of storm troopers sounds like a really dumb way to throw their life away. Yeah it would an honorable way to go, taking Vader out an all but I think 3P0 would have something to say about them odds being worse than the Jacksonville Jaguars winning a game.
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