Tag: Star Wars

How Star Wars Changed the Paradigm


The rise of science fiction dominance in cinema. Hot on the heels of Star Wars‘ 40th anniversary, it’s an opportune time to look back on the ripple effect . . […]

Star Wars: Dark Forces

Retro Replay: Dark Forces XL – Part 3


his is Part 3 of my retro replay of Star Wars: Dark Forces XL, Mission 03: Anoat City – The Subterranean Hideout where Kyle goes on a mission under the streets of Anoat to find Imperial weapon designer Moff Rebus.

Star Wars: Dark Forces

Retro Replay: Dark Forces XL – Part 2


This is Part 2 of my retro replay of Star Wars: Dark Forces XL, Mission 02: Talay: Tak Base – After The Massacre, where Mon Mothma sends Kyle on another mission to a base recently destroyed by the empire.

Star Wars: Dark Forces

Retro Replay: Dark Forces XL – Part 1


This is Part 1 of my retro replay of Star Wars: Dark Forces (XL), Mission 01: The Death Star plans: Operation Skyhook – Secret base, where Kyle infiltrates an Imperial base and steals the Death Star plans.

Infinispace Timeline: Untethered

The Concept Art of Francis Tsai


Update:  I’m saddens me to pass on that Francis Tsai passed away on April 23, 2015. Francis Tsai was born in Hawaii and has both Taiwanese and Japanese ancestry.  He studied […]

Shadows of the Empire

Review: Shadows of the Empire by Steve Perry


In between stints of hard science fiction and golden age classics I decided to rest the brain a bit and feed it with a little fat laden mind candy that’s […]

The Worlds of George Lucas

George Lucas: Dark Lord of the Nerdrage


Many things have been said about George Lucas over the years. Some complementary, but mostly derogatory. One thing I can say with absolute and unwavering certainty is that the man […]

The Art of Ralph McQuarrie


What better artist to kick off our Art section with than one Ralph McQuarrie.  Unfortunately we lost Mr. McQuarrie recently (March 2012) at the age of 82, but his legacy […]

Retro Review: Star Wars: Attack of the Clones


Is Attack of the Clones a perfect movie? Hell no. It is without doubt a much better movie than The Phantom Menace which I still enjoy. Attack of the …

Star Wars: The Phantom Menace

Retro Review: Star Wars: The Phantom Menace


Give The Phantom Menace a chance and don’t make final judgement until the series is complete. In the meantime, enjoy it for what it is: a rollicking good time! Thanks …

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