Tag Archives: Yoda

Lightsaber and hand-to-hand Fighting

In an attempt to systematize the fighting abilities of characters from different universes, I have below listed those elements that are considered important.  For instance, whereas the natural swordfighting abilities are of importance in the Star Wars universe, athletic prowess … Continue reading

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The Role of Comics; Mythology’s Integrity

The other day I had this (otherwise) perfectly sane person ask me why I was so interested in comics.  It wasn’t the first time I’ve been posed the question.  Normally I take on my most pompous posture and say something … Continue reading

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Comic Book Character I.Q.s

Here is by rough idea, based on my previous article on article/perceptual proportionality.  My guideline is that there are ten types of intelligence, easily categorized into creativity, wisdom, analytical, interpersonal, intrapersonal, linguistic, mechanical, natural, wit, symbolic.  In calculating each separate … Continue reading

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Medichlorian Levels:  A Guess

So I got a little bored one day and decided to take some educated guesses regarding medichlorian levels of Force Sensitive individuals in the Star Wars universe.  I say educated because I did use a few parameters to be found … Continue reading

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A Yoda Origin Story?

When Disney purchased Star Wars, they promised spin-off movies to accompany the long-awaited third trilogy.  And among the potential subjects mentioned has been the inimitable Yoda.  So, I have a simple idea.  How about an origin story?  Now I know … Continue reading

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Sci Fi/Fantasy/Comics Pairings I Wouldn’t Want to Miss

-John Crichton and Cameron Mitchell (oh the jokes just roll off the lips) -Hercules (Lou Ferrigno) meets First Dr. David Hartnell somewhere in New York (super strong vs. cranky old guy with all the knowledge of the universe) -Conan and … Continue reading

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