December 28, 2018

Though often the butt of jokes in the mainstream pop culture press, the Holiday Special (for all its issues) is a beloved and early contribution to the mighty Expanded Universe. And now, a special fan site devoted to all things Holiday Special has gotten a makeover jus...

December 26, 2018

Did you know that Santa Claus makes appearances in the Expanded Universe? A recent thread on Twitter about Santa had one popular Star Wars YouTuber joking that, "I prefer the Santa Legends continuity better," a pot shot a EU fans he believes make too noise online about...

December 20, 2018

Wookieepedia is holding its 14th annual Miss Star Wars contest and there's not much time left to show the world how much we love the female characters of the Expanded Universe. 

We encourage everyone to follow the link below, vote, and spread the word.

The contest ends o...

December 19, 2018

The 2003-2005 Clone Wars microseries was brilliant. The 2008 television series The Clone Wars was a mixed bag, in the view of many fans. Chief among concerns are the numerous contradictions the new show introduced into the EU continuity, writing over parts of the exist...

December 17, 2018

Defenders of the 2014 decision to decanonize the Expanded Universe argue it was inevitable and the most logical outcome. But that doesn't add up, based on what Lucasfilm themselves told us prior to 2014. Either way, it's an ironic gift to the EU. Now we're free to cont...

December 14, 2018

In the past, I have spoken on, and analyzed many Expanded Universe characters.  However, I have never given a bio to characters that were in the films predominantly.  Since this website is about celebrating and educating on the Expanded Universe, I wanted to focus on c...

December 10, 2018

If you have read pretty much any of my previous articles involving space battles and capital ships, you’ll often notice me citing the relatively short range of ordinance weapons like concussion missiles and proton torpedoes. But I’ve never really talked about why they...

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