Rogue One: A Star Wars Story sees the franchise’s first steps away from the Skywalker Saga (well, mostly) and the results are a well executed tale that fits right in with the Saga; for the most part.Read more "Film Review: Rogue One: A Star Wars Story"
Star Wars is back with The Force Awakens, and while it is really good, often great at times, it’s held back by trying too hard to be A New Hope. ***SERIOUS SPOILERS BELOW*** Come back after you have seen the film.Read more "Film Review: Star Wars Episode VII: The Force Awakens (Spoilers)"
I’m going to put this out there right now: I’m not one of the seemingly inescapable Star Wars fans who has been counting down to this release since the announcement. I’m not going to pretend to comprehend their relationship with the series. That said, if I were to guess I’d say this is the film […]Read more "Film Review: Star Wars: The Force Awakens"
With our lists of favorites of the past year done, it is now time to look ahead to what is to come this year. [Takes a gander] Holy F there is a lot! Did you read year? No, I said year through March. Silly you. Here is the list from your favorite writers at HST […]Read more "Looking Ahead to 2012 – Quarter I (January – March)"
This week’s Suggestion Box just has a few gaming videos, including Fable III’s awesome launch trailer and two videos for Star Wars: The Force Unleashed II. Maybe next week will have some exciting movie trailers again, but until then, enjoy these. Gaming: Fable III Launch Trailer – (360/PC) – Check out the launch trailer for […]Read more "Suggestion Box (Oct. 11 – 17)"
It’s not exactly going out on a limb by saying that the Star Wars franchise has been caught in a downslide following the first three films (AKA Episodes 4-6), but The Clone Wars may have found a way to sink even further yet. The Clone Wars can be summed up as follows: Anakin Skywalker, his […]Read more "Rental Review – Star Wars: The Clone Wars"
Downfall of a Droid is part one of an arc surrounding R2-D2 and a bit of peril he is put into, and is yet another solid entry into the series. The episode opens on a small fleet of three republic cruisers that are entrenched behind the rings of the planet Bothawui awaiting another assault by […]Read more "Review: ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Episode 106"
Rookies is the first episode in The Clone Wars to be almost exclusively focused on the clones without any Jedi help or support, and the results are very good. The episode unfolds on a tracking station that protects the space route to Kamino, which is the birth place and factory of the clone army of […]Read more "Review: ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Episode 105"
Episode 104, Destroy Malevolence, is the conclusion to the Malevolence arc in these beginnings of The Clone Wars and it is a good conclusion to the end of this thrilling battle. Grievous’ war ship the Malevolence is critically damaged do the attack run by Anakin and his squadron of fighters destroying the ships ion cannon. […]Read more "Review: ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Episode 104"
Episode 103, Shadow of the Malevolence, is part II of the Malevolence arc of the Clone Wars series and it is builds greatly upon a solid opening. Anakin, having just rescued Master Plo Koon from the Malevolence’s clutches, has built an offensive task force to pull a surprise attack on the Malevolence, hoping to take […]Read more "Review: ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Episode 103"