“Prophecy of the Chosen Beverage: A chosen beverage shall come, born of Arabica beans, and through it will ultimate balance of starwars.fandom.com/wiki/The_Force be restored.”
Welcome Jedi and Padawans to another week in review! My Darth Vader Best Dad In The Galaxy mug is steaming, so let’s get started shall we?
STAR WARS NEWS
Discussion posts for last week’s new releases, etc were lacking, and I imagine it was because we were all a bit distracted by the news stories of the previous week. Fear not, for new discussions can come at any time! Here’s the news from last week:
•Tuesday was the much anticipated release of starwars.fandom.com/wiki/Master_&_Apprentice , the new novel by Claudia Gray. It’s a treasure trove of lore and I highly recommend it if you haven’t started yet! Open discussion for it here on the forum will likely be very soon.
•Also on Tuesday, a new book documenting the making of Solo: A Star Wars Story came out. starwars.fandom.com/wiki/Industrial_Light_&_Magic_Presents:_Making_Solo:_A_Star_Wars_Story
•Wednesday was a triple comic release day:
•And lastly, The Star Wars Show’s recap of Celebration Chicago came on Thursday:
Once again, we’ve seen a lot of new users here at Star Wars Discussions this past week. Welcome everyone!
Our forum has several recurring posts and activities to encourage participation and community building. Here’s a rundown of posts in this category:
•Weekly Art. User-made art answering a weekly prompt. Organized by @MaBoiSheevPalp. Here’s a history so far with a link to this week’s prompt included:
•Brick Wars. A weekly competition posted by @Ben $olo for LEGO builds. Here’s the poll to vote on the latest round (a link to photos of the nominees is in the comments there):
•Yoda’s Weekly Wisdom. Inspirational quotes posted by @Spooder-Man 777. Archive:
•Favoriting Thursday. A weekly post by @Skylord11235. Here’s last week’s:
•The forum also has a Book Club (a pet project of mine and several other users). We’re on a short break right now, but we’ll return soon to start our discussions on the classic Thrawn Trilogy. For info check out the club’s Home Page:
•There is a new Fan Fic Club in the organizational stages as well. Be on the lookout if you’re an aspiring writer! Here’s the latest post:
•Brand new this week is a bracket-style favorite character competition organized by @ArchieKE. Look for daily polls for the next month or so. Here’s the original thread:
•Occasional games happen as well such as Wookieepedia Scavenger Hunts and Friday Night Trivia!
That’s the bottom of my coffee mug for this morning. Everyone have a great week!
MMC 2019 ARCHIVE
May The Force Be With You!