Tag Archives: Episode I: The Phantom Menace

Star Wars games: “Republic Commando” (PC)

Even if the first prequel movies of George Lucas were disappointing (see the individual reviews for Episode I and Episode II), the idea of the Clone Wars and its warriors opened up all kinds of narrative possibilities. LucasArts’ squad-based FPS … Continue reading

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Star Wars-based movies: “Fanboys”

Sci-fi fans are a strange sort of people, and when it comes to Star Wars, fandom can get a little bit out of hand, especially when they confront Star Trek fans in Kyle Newman’s comedy Fanboys. Fanboys (USA 2009, director: … Continue reading

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Star Wars movies: “Episode I: The Phantom Menace”

Much ridicule and even hate has been leveled at the origin story of the Empire, Darth Vader and The Emperor in the Star Wars universe. But are all the arguments against George Lucas’ Episode I: The Phantom Menace really justified … Continue reading

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