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Will The NR ever Defeat the Vong? (SbS SPOILERS!)

Discussion in 'Literature' started by Katarn15, Oct 7, 2001.

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  1. Katarn15

    Katarn15 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Do you think The NR will ever win over the Vong ? I beleive the NJO is a series which is way too long. Please post your thoughts and comments on the future of the NR.
     
  2. Wedge 88

    Wedge 88 Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    NR? Probably not. Seeing as the NR is all but dead as of Rebel Dream. Running with their tail between their legs and Wedge leading the rear guard.

    The New Rebel Alliance on the other hand. Yes.
     
  3. Rebecca191

    Rebecca191 Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    Yeah, it'll be the new rebels, not having to worry about stupid NR rules.
     
  4. JadedofMara

    JadedofMara Jedi Padawan star 4

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    I do not think that the NR will defeat the Vong. If you remeber what was released as a plot synopsis for enemy lines...Minor Spoiler


    in the first book, the NR goes on full retreat form the Vong invasion. And then a resistance is formed by Luke, mara, han, leia, and lando among others...so i do not think that the NR as a govt. will last, but the good guys will still win. And they'll live to set up another republic. Remeber HC4 is going to be the book that is the "turning point" in the invasion.
     
  5. Cowboy_Jedi

    Cowboy_Jedi Jedi Youngling star 2

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    I think it will be the Rebel Alliance and the Jedi Order. I think Luke will be more aggressive after Jimmy's death and what happens to Jania.
     
  6. DarthSithLord

    DarthSithLord Jedi Master star 4

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    How old is luke in the latest book? who knows the NR might not chances are slim I say.
     
  7. Cowboy_Jedi

    Cowboy_Jedi Jedi Youngling star 2

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    He's around 45, I believe.


    ~Cowboy
     
  8. Jedi_Xen

    Jedi_Xen Jedi Padawan star 4

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    What happens to Jaina?
     
  9. Katarn15

    Katarn15 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    In Dark Journey something makes her go to the darkside.
     
  10. Emiaj

    Emiaj Jedi Master star 2

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    Katarn, I REALLY think you should reedit that post. She turns because of Jimmy's death. Believe me, you are really gonna peeve some people.
     
  11. Bib Fortuna Twi'lek

    Bib Fortuna Twi'lek Jedi Youngling star 10

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    Delete that spoiler NOW. If you want to discuss Jimmy, do it on the official thread.
     
  12. Katarn15

    Katarn15 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Sorry forgot. Is that better ? Now its not a spoiler even TFN has admitted that someone important to Jaina dies.
     
  13. Rebecca191

    Rebecca191 Jedi Grand Master star 6

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    But maybe you should take away the other part, it's still a SBS spoiler.
     
  14. sjjediknight

    sjjediknight Jedi Youngling

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    I am not sure that the NR can summons the ability to defeat this enemy. They are fighting an organic foe with technology that makes them infidels. A kind of holy war. It is more then likely that the Vong with fall from some sort of insurrection or maybe a bacteria warfare will destroy the basis of their organic materials. Anyway just a thought!!!

    SJJEDIKNIGHT
     
  15. Katarn15

    Katarn15 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Thank you for helping me fix that. I apoligize for putting that spioler. But its now removed. So once again please post what you think about the future of the NR.
     
  16. BobaFetts_Clone

    BobaFetts_Clone Jedi Youngling star 2

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    The NR is going to lose. They're retreating in Rebel Dream with Wedge leading the troops. I think that he resistance Han, Luke, leia and the rest of the main characters are foriming will be supplimented by defecting portions of the fleet and other forces. The rebel alliance all over again....

     
  17. Katarn15

    Katarn15 Jedi Youngling star 1

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    Good thoughts. I was thinking maybe that Leia or somebody like Mon Mothma or Adimril Ackbar would seize control of the NR from that slimy Bothan everybody loves to hate, Borsk Fey'la(sp?). And then they get everything they can muster and put it against the Vong. But thats my opinion.
     
  18. PrinceXizor

    PrinceXizor Former TF.N Foreign Book Cover Staff star 5 VIP

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    Star by Star Quote 'Spoiler' (Not really, since it was in the TOS Homing Beacon, but oh well...)

    [Highlight]

    "The New Republic? Are you blind! There is no New Republic! It died before the Yuuzhan Vong came!"
    - Leia Organa Solo.
     
  19. Fire_Ice_Death

    Fire_Ice_Death Jedi Grand Master star 7

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    I think the NR actually begins to die in SbS and by HC4 is totally dead. I guess the next Republic will be the 4th galactic Republic if you consider the NR's near death in DE.
     
  20. BobaFetts_Clone

    BobaFetts_Clone Jedi Youngling star 2

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    I hoping that the NR does fall. That way they can get Borsk out of the way and set up a new republic where the situation is taken more seriously and something is actually done about it.

    I don't think leia will be the next leader. she complained so much about the work load and being away from her family that i doubt that she would want to again. I'm thinking someone we don't expect(but is the right choice)will step up. He/she/it probably won't be a Jedi, but an avid Jedi supporter. I can't think of anyone though.....maybe Han ;)





     
  21. Cowboy_Jedi

    Cowboy_Jedi Jedi Youngling star 2

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    I don't think they're gonna try to put together a new New Republic for a long while.


    ~Cowboy
     
  22. Jedi_Xen

    Jedi_Xen Jedi Padawan star 4

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    No hopefully the NR doesnt fall, hopefully Borsk is assassinated or something of that nature. Ackbar or Garm Bel Iblis is my choice to lead afterwards.
     
  23. Fire_Ice_Death

    Fire_Ice_Death Jedi Grand Master star 7

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    How about Wedge leading? That would be unexpected but an appropriate choice to set it up.
     
  24. chissdude10

    chissdude10 Jedi Youngling star 5

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    Look the chiss will come and kill em all. end of story.
     
  25. Vaderbait

    Vaderbait Jedi Knight star 6

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    I think having the NR lose to the Vong would defile Star Wars even more.

    But that's never stopped the "authors" before. Yeah, let's have the whole galaxy enslaved by a bunch of ultra-powerful aliens.

     
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