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Lit Upcoming canonization of Legends characters

Discussion in 'Literature' started by Yunzabit, Jan 28, 2018.

  1. sidv88

    sidv88 Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    The Slave I followed Juno and Starkiller's ship taking Vader "prisoner" to Dantooine in the end. We all know what that means... And considering Legends is closed except for The Old Republic MMO, I think we can assume death by Fett was the end for Starkiller as he was never mentioned again.
     
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  2. Jedi Princess

    Jedi Princess Jedi Master star 3

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    Depending on what point in the 90s you're going back in time to, you could tell them he's going to be stabbed in the back by his slave and they'd probably say the same thing, like, the fact that Thrawn has fanboys means literally nothing.
     
  3. sidv88

    sidv88 Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    True, we need to add said padawan is the only person who can access a time traveling temple and has an army of hyperspace whales on call.

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  4. Grievousdude

    Grievousdude Jedi Master star 4

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    Sorry just watched the ending on YouTube and you're right. I didn't remember that being in game at all but it has been a while since I last played it. Was that scene in the novel too? I don't have it on hand right now but I know the story was a lot better there than in the game itself because of the extra scenes.
     
  5. sidv88

    sidv88 Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    I don't know if it's in the novel. I always imagined Fett got hasty and disintegrated Juno and Starkiller, leading to the "No disintegrations" line in ESB, and explaining why Vader didn't know about Dantooine base (Fett shot them up before the journey was completed).

    I find it hard to believe that they actually have Dantooine base in this game and not on a show outright called Rebels, or that this game series featured a formal Alliance founding we never got on said show.
     
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  6. Jedi Princess

    Jedi Princess Jedi Master star 3

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    Gods, I love Rebels.
     
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  7. Yunzabit

    Yunzabit Jedi Knight star 3

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    Thats a VERY good point. I didn't think of that. The Gen'Dai were overpowered but I still love Durge. Hmmm. Maybe they could make him like Gorm the Dissolver, a super-warrior built with parts of other species. Make him one of a kind.
     
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  8. sidv88

    sidv88 Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    Nothing in http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Gen'Dai indicates the Gen'Dai died out by the Clone Wars, unless the article is incomplete.
     
  9. The Positive Fan

    The Positive Fan Jedi Master star 4

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    In what way does the difficulty of beating the game translate to whether or not Starkiller is overpowered? The feats he's capable of performing are not tied to the difficulty. (I did in fact beat both games, even though it was on the Wii :p)
    Ezra defeated Thrawn by communicating with the purgills through the Force...not by simply tearing the Chimaera out of the sky and smashing it into the ground, crumpling his AT-STs into little balls of metal, and carving through his legions of stormtroopers with lightsabers and telekinetics. There isn't a comparison there.
    I don't know how you watched that episode and came away from it with the oft-repeated belief that Ezra can just hop into his time travel temple whenever he wants and change time as he sees fit, but... no.
     
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  10. sidv88

    sidv88 Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    Palpatine himself feels Ezra is the best person to enter this temple instead of any other Force sensitive he could grab in the galaxy. Palpatine himself felt Ezra was a concern whereas he barely noticed Starkiller until the end of the game, where he was more concerned about the effect Starkiller had after he was dead (kind of like Luke in 8). And I think Palpatine is a far better judge of overpowered Force users to fear than we are. :emperor:

    And per https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Star_Wars:_The_Force_Unleashed the Wii game is different from the PC version I played, with a different developer from the PS3/PC version. Don't know if it's easier though. :p

    Also how many times do I have to repeat: the Star Destroyer was already falling! Gravity is still a thing in Star Wars. Calling an army of purgills through the power of the Force alone is more "unnatural".
     
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  11. Jedi Princess

    Jedi Princess Jedi Master star 3

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    Ezra isn't of concern to Palpatine because he's "overpowered". He's of concern because he is there. "Any other Force sensitive he could grab," you say that so casually, as if he hasn't spent the last twenty years wiping them out or snatching them up and making them into Inquisitors!

    Also, Ezra doesn't summon the purgill using the Force, there's literally a whole subplot about needing to send them a transmission first.
     
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  12. sidv88

    sidv88 Jedi Grand Master star 4

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    Fair enough, I missed the part about the transmission.
     
  13. Yunzabit

    Yunzabit Jedi Knight star 3

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    Senpezeco Jedi Knight star 2

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    "Yikes" is a funny way to spell "hurray!". And Amaiza Foxtrain is returning with him! [face_dancing]
     
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  15. darklordoftech

    darklordoftech Force Ghost star 6

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    I love the look of the Massassi in TOTJ: Dark Lords of the Sith and TOR: Shadow of Revan. Whether it's used for the Yavin temple-builders again or for a different species, I'd love to see the look of them return.