Star Wars: Squadrons – The Battle of the Ringalli Nebula – Missions 12, 13 & 14

The final battle has arrived! After the Empire’s plot to divers the Starhawk was successful, the battle starts in earnest. Mission 12 has Vanguard Squadron escorting engineers to the nearby moon of Galitan where old Rebellion Comsats are reactivated for the New Republic to call in reinforcements. You finally get to pilot a U-Wing, usingContinue reading “Star Wars: Squadrons – The Battle of the Ringalli Nebula – Missions 12, 13 & 14”

Star Wars: Squadrons – Imperial Retaliation – Missions 8, 9, 10 & 11

After her humiliating defeat in the Zavian Abyss. Captain Kerrill’s Star Destroyer arrives in the Outer Rim, in the territory of Imperial Colonel Gralm who refuses to assist Kerrill’s attack on the Nadiri Ship Yards. Instead he enlists Titan Squadron to help defend his outpost against Rebel forces. Kerrill devises a plan where she isContinue reading “Star Wars: Squadrons – Imperial Retaliation – Missions 8, 9, 10 & 11”

Star Wars: Squadrons – Rebel Tactics – Missions 6 & 7

Jumping back to the New Republic part of the story, Lindon Javes has formed a plan to draw Captain Kerrill into a trap, starting by sending Vanguard Squadron to an Imperial Listening Post at Esseles. You take control of a Y-Wing fighter in this mission, your job is to get right up to the facilityContinue reading “Star Wars: Squadrons – Rebel Tactics – Missions 6 & 7”

Star Wars: Squadrons – Through Imperial Eyes – Missions 4 & 5

After spending the first three missions with with Vanguard Squadron, the next two missions introduce us to Titan Squadron. We already know Varko Grey, the Squad Leader, from the short film ‘Hunted’. The other three pilots are just as interesting. Firstly, we have Vonreg, whom I suspect is related to Major Vonreg from ‘Resistance’. SolContinue reading “Star Wars: Squadrons – Through Imperial Eyes – Missions 4 & 5”

Star Wars: Squadrons – First Impressions and Missions 1 – 3

NEW GAME TIME!!! Star Wars: Squadrons has finally arrived, and from what I have seen it’s garnered some good reviews so far. I’ve had the chance to okay a bit of it so far and so I’m going to give you all my first impressions for the first few missions and the story as it’sContinue reading “Star Wars: Squadrons – First Impressions and Missions 1 – 3”

Star Wars: Squadrons – ‘Hunted’ Short Film Review

‘Hunted’ is a short CG film that ties in with the upcoming ‘Star Wars: Squadrons’ game, and it’s bloody brilliant. Set in the Var-Shaa system, it follows Captain Varko Grey as Titan Squadron and others from the Star Destroyer Overseer as they fail to protect an Imperial Shipyard. Grey reluctantly starts to retreat when TitanContinue reading “Star Wars: Squadrons – ‘Hunted’ Short Film Review”

Speculation: The Future of Star Wars Video Games

In June, EA revealed that they will be “doubling down” their Star Wars output, which is much needed given their lacklustre approach to putting games out based on the Galaxy far, far away. Since they got the license in 2013 we have got three console games with a fourth on the way and four forContinue reading “Speculation: The Future of Star Wars Video Games”

Speculation! Star Wars Jedi: Franchise Ideas

Recently, during an earnings call, the head of EA Games announced that last years ‘Star Wars Jedi: Fallen Order’ will be the beginning of a new franchise of games. Whilst this isnt a big surprise, as Respawn had already been open about the fact they were hiring new staff to work on the inevitable sequel,Continue reading “Speculation! Star Wars Jedi: Franchise Ideas”

Jedi: Fallen Order – Some Thoughts

‘Jedi: Fallen Order’ is a masterclass in what a single-player ‘Star Wars’ game should be. The story is well written and fits perfectly into existing canon and even expands on some of the established content we have had. Given the time the story is set, the obvious choice for a Dark Side villain would beContinue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order – Some Thoughts”

Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 11 – Nur/Fortress Inquisitorius

Using Merrin’s Nightsister Magic, The Mantis passes through the Imperial Blockade surrounding Nur. Cere and Cal use the Escape Pods to make their way to the planet by landing in the ocean surrounding the Fortress Inquisitorius. UInderwater, Cal and B-D 1 find a way into the building and take out the Imperials when you enter.Continue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 11 – Nur/Fortress Inquisitorius”

Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 9 & 10 – Dathomir and Bogano

After constructing your new lightsaber, you return to Dathomir. Once you make it to the Tomb you once again have a vision of your former master, Jaro Tapal and you manage to co where your guilt, causing the vision to fade. Once the vision goes you are able to enter the Tomb. Inside the TombContinue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 9 & 10 – Dathomir and Bogano”

Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 8 – Illum

Feeling defeated, Cal goes on a mission to locate a new Kyber Crystal on Illum. As he’s about to leave The Mantis, Cere speaks to you, telling you that you will constantly be tested and tempted to go to the Dark Side. Cal asks if she still feels that temptation and she gives him herContinue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 8 – Illum”

Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 7 – Dathomir

Oh boy this level was a nightmare! First off, you land on Dathomir and speak to Cere, things are tense but not as tense as before so Greez will be happy. You make your way into an abandoned settlement and you get to know some of the local wildlife, a big ape like think thatContinue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 7 – Dathomir”

Rumour Mill: Project Luminous and the 2022 Film

Jason Ward of Making Star Wars has put out an article about rumours he has heard from his sources about the direction of the upcoming Publishing Event ‘Project Luminous’ as well as the next film. You can read the full article HERE. According to the article, the next film will be set 400 before TheContinue reading “Rumour Mill: Project Luminous and the 2022 Film”

Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 6 – The Arena and Kashyyyk Part 2

This mission follows on directly from the fight where you are knocked out on Zeffo. You wake up in a cell, B-D 1 is gone, as is your lightsaber. Once you have found your way out of the cell, you go around this prison until you find B-D 1. Once he’s been repaired you continueContinue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 6 – The Arena and Kashyyyk Part 2”

Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 5 – Back to Zeffo

“Why does everyone want to go back to Jakku?” This is my sentiment towards the return to Zeffo. Well, in a good way. It’s just tough. The Empire have managed to excavate a new tomb on the planet and it’s up to you to stop them. The Imperial presence has increased and as you makeContinue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 5 – Back to Zeffo”

Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 4 – Kashyyyk

As I play through the game I will be writing about each level/mission as rough guide to the storyline, so be warned there will be spoilers. When you arrive at Kashyyyk and avoid the Imperial Blockade, you find yourself in the midst of a battle between freedom fighters and the Empire. Cal decides to helpContinue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order Mission 4 – Kashyyyk”

Jedi: Fallen Order – Mission Three (Fly Away on my Zeffo)

As I play through the game I will be writing about each level/mission as rough guide to the storyline, so be warned there will be spoilers. Once you have made your choice of location (I chose to follow the story and head to Zeffo) you arrive on the planet. Once you leave the landing pad,Continue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order – Mission Three (Fly Away on my Zeffo)”

Jedi: Fallen Order – Mission 2

As I play through the game I will be writing about each level/mission as rough guide to the storyline, so be warned there will be spoilers. When you wake up on The Mantis, you can take a quick walk around. You will find a musical instrument which you interact with and start playing music, thisContinue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order – Mission 2”

Jedi: Fallen Order – Mission 1

As I play through the game I will be writing about each level/mission as rough guide to the storyline, so be warned there will be spoilers. The game starts on the planet Bracca. A planet where engineers have become scrappers and are dismantling old Clone Wars ships. The story is split into two parts. TheContinue reading “Jedi: Fallen Order – Mission 1”

Life Debt Podcast Episode LXX – Clustetfudge 6: So Much Content, So Little Time

The latest episode of the Life Debt Podcast is now live. You can listen to it HERE. This weeks is full of bits-and-bobs, including a trip to the Collection Corner, further Benioff & Weiss thoughts, TIE Dagger info, E.A. Earnings calls and a look at new stuff from ‘The Mandalorian’ Don’t forget you can purchaseContinue reading “Life Debt Podcast Episode LXX – Clustetfudge 6: So Much Content, So Little Time”

Triple Force Fail

This years “big” roll out of new Star Wars merchandise hasn’t exactly gone with a bang has it? There are people all over the world (well, all over Facebook and Twitter) that are complaining about the lack of selection wherever they have gone to buy the new toys. I for one have visited the localContinue reading “Triple Force Fail”

Darth Vader: No More Mystery

Am I the only one who thinks we are getting too much Vader content at the moment. Since Disney acquired Lucasfilm and the Canon got reset I feel like the character who had this air of mystery, not about their identity but about their actions, is slowly losing that mystery thanks to all of theContinue reading “Darth Vader: No More Mystery”

Star Wars Celebration – Saturday, Jedi: Fallen Order, Rebels Revisited, Galaxy’s Edge and More…

Saturday kicked off with the Galaxy’s Edge panel which gave us a few more updates for the upcoming Disney Parks Star Wars themed addition, which will include very special Star Wars designed bottles of Coke, Diet Coke, Sprite and Water. Whilst I applaud their attempts to keep the immersion of the park, but this obviousContinue reading “Star Wars Celebration – Saturday, Jedi: Fallen Order, Rebels Revisited, Galaxy’s Edge and More…”

Life Debt Podcast Episode XLV – Star Wars: Jedi – Fallen Order Trailer Reaction

The latest episode of the Life Debt Podcast is now live. You can listen to it HERE On the second day of Panels, Star Wars Celebration have to us a trailer for the upcoming video game ‘Jedi – Fallen Order’ and here I am talking about it. Don’t forget you can purchase The Life DebtContinue reading “Life Debt Podcast Episode XLV – Star Wars: Jedi – Fallen Order Trailer Reaction”

Star Wars Celebration – Friday, Episode IX, Hasbro and Vader Immortal

If nothing else happened at Star Wars Celebration yesterday other than the ‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ panel then I think the day would have been a phenomenal success. But we did get more stuff. Aside from the smaller panels and the Podcast stage we got a few other tidbits to whet our appetites.Continue reading “Star Wars Celebration – Friday, Episode IX, Hasbro and Vader Immortal”