Should GL edit Maul's death?

Discussion in 'The Phantom Menace' started by poker, Mar 30, 2005.

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  1. MasterPfeif Jedi Padawan

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    It looks sorta wierd. It doesn't look like he slices maul. It just looks like he puts his blade through him. And yet, he still splits.
  2. Billy_Dee_Binks Force Ghost

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    But Obi Wan didn't just make a stabbing move, he swung his saber causing Maul to split in half.
  3. Virgilius Jedi Knight

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    I think Obi-Wan was either to fast for Maul at that moment or perhaps he used the Force to slow Maul's reaction. I don't know.
  4. Jedi-Master_Sledge Jedi Padawan

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    IMO, I think it is fine the way it is. I think Obi Wan has always been underedtimated in his powers and agility.
    Look at his fight with Jango Fett in AOTC on Camino, I know that this is after 10 years of training, but still, Obi Wan still has the power to kick some serious a**. But I agree with the earlier posts, that he used the dark side to try and defeate him, but soon realized that the light side was best. but I may just be being biased here. I have always thought that darth maul was too James Bondish in description and events, always just being able to scrape by. If you read Darth Maul: Shadow Hunter, you'll see what I mean. I think that people who love the dark side and the sith will always call bad form on the jedi kicking a little dark side tail.

    Jedi-Master_Sledge
  5. BothofUs Jedi Master

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    GL should change Anakin getting his hand chopped off first...
  6. SKIMBLESHANKS Jedi Knight

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    Ya know I was thinking that his death was pretty stupid. But Strilo has a extremely good point. He was probably completely unsuspecting.
  7. SKIMBLESHANKS Jedi Knight

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    Put yourself in the position of fighting there. Ok your Darth Maul you just kicked some guy down a melting pit, who has no weapon. What the hell would you think when the guy jumped up did 3 summersaults over your head and sliced you in half.
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