Thoughts, opinions, reviews and speculation on all things Star Wars from a strange old hermit that lives out beyond the Dune Sea...no, not Obi-Wan, don't get excited, I was just trying to be clever...I'm just another rabid fanboy with a lot to say...
“Hope” & “He lives!” Or: Maul’s Return to Star Wars Rebels Season 3
I assume you all watched that episode of Rebels last night,
yeah? (Or Saturday night, depending on your time zone and when I
actually get this published…) Pretty bad ass, right? Right, okay, we
agree, awesome, I knew we would…and, yeah, I get that a lot of people
are jazzed about the idea of the “twin suns” being the secret to
destroying the Sith, but I’m more interested in Maul’s vision, his
search for “hope”…what does “hope” even mean for someone like Maul? What
does someone who’s been through everything he’s been through hope for?
Vengeance? Power? Immortality? All of the above? I’m going to postulate a
few possible hopes for Maul based on his “he lives!” line following
what was probably a partial vision of his would-be true “hope”…and, just
as fair warning, these are all definitely old hopes, not a new hope,
like the one Ezra saw… Read more on The Channel Star Wars Hour site »