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Why Rey’s Palpatine Reveal Matters For Star Wars, Explained

“Who are Rey’s parents?” That was the driving question following 2015’s Star Wars: The Force Awakens. “Nobody,” was the answer Rian Johnson gave us in The Last Jedi. While some fans embraced that notion, many if not most didn’t believe it. The prevailing theory was that Kylo Ren was simply trying to manipulate Rey into […]

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Was Snoke A Failed Darth Plagueis Clone? [Star Wars Theory]

In both the Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker film and novel we learned that both Palpatine and Snoke were clones. In fact, Palpatine informed Kylo Ren that he created Snoke to dry Ben Solo to the Dark Side. What if Palpatine didn’t create Snoke, after all? What if he simply appropriated a failed Darth […]

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Star Wars: Rise Of Skywalker Novel Confirms Rey NOT Palpatine’s Granddaughter, After All

The Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker novel continues to doll out surprises. The book became available in early release at the C2E2 convention in Chicago last weekend, and reports of all sorts of additional information are hitting the Internet. One that was not so surprising was the confirmation that Palapatine was, in fact, a […]

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The Rise Of Skywalker Novelization Packed With Star Wars Surprises

The books that accompany Star Wars movies often provide a great deal of insight we might not otherwise get when it comes to the film itself. (And sadly, yes, there are those that complain that “a movie isn’t that good if you need a book to explain it.” If you fall into that category I […]

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Did Palpatine Utilize Darth Plagueis’ Power?

Disney has been rather clear that it has returned Sheev Palpatine to the Star Wars saga in Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. But how? Palpatine was killed by Darth Vader at the end of Star Wars: Episode VI – Return of the Jedi, thrown down a shaft hundreds of feet deep. It’s important to […]

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Stunning New Images, Details for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker

This is it, folks. We’re now in the one-month countdown to Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker. As if fan expectation and excitement wasn’t high enough already, the folks over at Entertainment Weekly ratcheted those emotions up tenfold. We now have stunning new images from the film, together with some detailed insight into the final […]

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What The Star Wars: The Rise Of Skywalker Trailer DOESN’T Show Us

If you’re anything like us here at That Hashtag Show, you’ve already watched the new Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker trailer about a dozen times. From a tearful Threepio scene to an epic shot of the Resistance fleet, the trailer was packed with lots for fans to eagerly devour. After now having seen it […]

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Does Palpatine’s Return Ruin Anakin’s Sacrifice?

Could Palpatine’s return really be making Anakin’s sacrifice less worthy in Return of the Jedi? The guys over at Star Wars Theory seem to think so. Give their video a watch and let us know what you think in the comments. There’s been lots of news about Star Wars since D23 including a prospective leak […]

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Star Wars: Ep9 Poster Ridiculed By Fans

Ever since D23 fans have had plenty to talk about after a drought of speculation. On top of the sizzle reel that released, the fan poster also made waves. Sadly, most of the talk rests on the negative side. Many ridiculed the Rise of Skywalker poster for being too cartoon-like, especially the head of Palpatine. […]

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Disney Reveals Huge Dark Rey Spoiler On Its Star Wars Website

**Major spoiler alert about “Dark Rey”. You’ve been warned** Disney accidentally revealed the explanation of “Dark Rey” in the recent Rise Of Skywalker trailer on starwars.com. Shortly after it was noticed, the website changed the wording in an attempt to conceal the leak. Since the trailer dropped, fans have been in uproar about the scene […]