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  • It’s All Silly Kid’s Stuff

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    Star Wars is not above criticism.  There are plenty of valid criticisms against the franchise.  Star Wars as a film, television, and literary saga does a lot of things very well, but there are also plenty of issues that still need to be addressed.  However, one I simply can not get behind is the idea […]

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  • Phasma – Review

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    This review does contain spoilers. In the lead up to The Force Awakens, the anticipation for the new film was palpable. Fans were atwitter about everything they were seeing in the trailers, toys and through the media, including one of the most striking new characters–Captain Phasma. This chrome-plated stormtrooper had many fans asking questions about who […]

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  • Star Wars: Phasma – A Beyond the Films Review

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    Star Wars Beyond the Films‘ Nathan P. Butler is now posting short, non-spoiler reviews for many new releases. Spoiler-filled discussion will often follow in the weeks or months thereafter on the podcast.  Phasma by Delilah S. Dawson (hardcover, 2017) In 2015, Delilah S. Dawson’s first Star Wars story, A Perfect Weapon (reviewed here), was released. Many fans wondered whether (or […]