Written by: Needs_More_Sprinkles, robotical712, Josey
In the first article we explore how the themes of the movie and franchise belie the idea Rey is just someone caught in the middle of the Skywalker family drama. Our belief is, in making Rey appear unrelated, the movie is actually thematically necessitating her inclusion in the family’s ranks.
Part of our analysis of The Last Jedi.
Continue reading The Definitive ‘The Last Jedi’ Case For Rey Skywalker – Themes
A Shadow Council tour de Force
Written by: robotical712, Josey, Needs_More_Sprinkles
The vast majority of the fandom feels The Last Jedi has unequivocally shut the door on Rey being the daughter of a legacy character, particularly Luke Skywalker. In this series, we’ll make the case that the movie does not close the door, but in fact makes the Rey Skywalker theory just as viable, and immeasurably more meaningful, satisfying and powerful.
Continue reading The Definitive Post-“The Last Jedi”Case For Rey Skywalker – Introduction
The movie told us one answer while showing us the actual answer the whole time. Spoilers at the jump.
Continue reading Rumors of Rey Skywalker’s Death Have Been Greatly Exaggerated
A collection of oddities and things I noticed or wonder about. Includes some stuff from the Visual Dictionary as well. Spoilers ahead.
Continue reading Random The Last Jedi Observations
I was looking at a certain in from The Last Jedi and there was something I noticed. Spoilers ahead.
Continue reading Fun with Double Meanings
Written by robotical712.
This was my first full theory regarding how Rey ended up on Jakku and what my full background theory evolved from. I posted this on the Star Wars Speculation subreddit on April 25, 2016:
Continue reading The Theory Post That Started it All…
Written by needsmoresprinkles.
As you may have seen in our earlier post, we’ve just learned some very interesting news about the ending of The Force Awakens. Namely, that there was some sort of inconsistency between JJ’s original vision and the story that Rian wanted to tell in his subsequent film, and so Rian asked JJ to cut it out of the final scene of the movie. This seems to corroborate early rumors that the final scene of TFA originally featured a moment making explicit the true relationship between Rey and Luke. Many of these initial rumors claimed this was to be a hug, but we have another idea.
Continue reading We Think We Know What JJ Abrams Cut From The Force Awakens