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    Quote Originally Posted by Thukker View Post
    How did they go from having objectively good, post-original trilogy source material, to squeezing out high pressure mulch diarrhea. Thrawn was well written and consistent. Instead we got totally inexplicable space nazis that built ultra star detroyers and ultra death stars out of a collapsed empire only to turn it around and conclude with none of it fucken mattered anywho because the big bad guy that already had a good conclusion wasn't actually dead and was pulling the strings the whole time, story.

    jfc
    You get the media industry your lowest common denominator will throw money at.
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    Quote Originally Posted by GeromeDoutrande View Post
    I like the trailer except for the space ponies, the rebel space traffic jam and the Lando bits. But then I overall also liked Episode VIII so there's that to factor in.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Paradox View Post
    mmmmmmmmm

    calling it now that in 5 years time the "sequel trilogy" will be spoken about in the same way that we speak about the prequel trilogy today
    Secretly brilliant?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Nordstern View Post
    Quote Originally Posted by Paradox View Post
    mmmmmmmmm

    calling it now that in 5 years time the "sequel trilogy" will be spoken about in the same way that we speak about the prequel trilogy today
    Secretly brilliant?
    The children that liked it becoming old enough to create content saying it's good, doesn't retroactively make it good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thukker View Post
    How did they go from having objectively good, post-original trilogy source material, to squeezing out high pressure mulch diarrhea. Thrawn was well written and consistent. Instead we got totally inexplicable space nazis that built ultra star detroyers and ultra death stars out of a collapsed empire only to turn it around and conclude with none of it fucken mattered anywho because the big bad guy that already had a good conclusion wasn't actually dead and was pulling the strings the whole time, story.

    jfc
    ...you do realize 99.9% of the Eu was horrible trash and not in any way better at all than the worst bits of the new stuff?

    "Objectively good" lmao

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    mmmmmmmmm

    calling it now that in 5 years time the "sequel trilogy" will be spoken about in the same way that we speak about the prequel trilogy today
    Secretly brilliant?
    The children that liked it becoming old enough to create content saying it's good, doesn't retroactively make it good.

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    The new stuff being prequel level bad is pure idiotic memes level, it's nowhere *close* as bad.

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    I don't disagree.

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    TBH a lot of the prequels being liked is highly ironic I feel. They make for hilarious memes.

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    The overall story arc for the prequels is very good.

    Where it fails is the dialogue which is utter garbage.
    And the comic relief by Jar Jar is a miss so wide, your not sure what he was aiming at.

    Lastly, on many locations it doesn't feel starwarsy. We are used to filthy chaotic worlds.
    Maybe it was a necessity from what they could make at the time.
    Probably would have been better with less CGI and more actual sets.
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    imma let you finish but the dialogue is pretty good as it's now memeified to shit

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    Prequels were way better than TLJ, with the exception of attack of the clones.

    TLJ was an absolute farce.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Dorvil Barranis View Post
    Prequels were way better than TLJ, with the exception of attack of the clones.

    TLJ was an absolute farce.
    Aye I actually thought it was one of the worst films I’d ever seen.

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    TLJ > TFA

    tbf.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pattern View Post
    TLJ > TFA

    tbf.
    I feel odd, i liked the prequels overall.
    And its unfortunately a lot better then both new films...

    I have a small hope this will be an original story and not a remake of Return of the Jedi.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Pattern View Post
    TLJ > TFA

    tbf.
    Pattern once again displaying breathtaking ignorance.

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    Im more interested in the new game coming out than this movie


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    Quote Originally Posted by Pattern View Post
    TLJ > TFA

    tbf.
    Pattern once again displaying breathtaking ignorance.

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    Quote Originally Posted by VARRAKK View Post
    The overall story arc for the prequels is very good.

    Where it fails is the dialogue which is utter garbage.
    And the comic relief by Jar Jar is a miss so wide, your not sure what he was aiming at.

    Lastly, on many locations it doesn't feel starwarsy. We are used to filthy chaotic worlds.
    Maybe it was a necessity from what they could make at the time.
    Probably would have been better with less CGI and more actual sets.
    So nothing was good except the general outline in other words?
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    Couldn't GaF, Just Like the Mindless Action and Pretty Pictures team checking in.
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    “Omg how can palpatine be back, god the old eu was way better!”


    Ignoring the 1001 palpatine clones of the eu.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Djan Seriy Anaplian View Post
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    TLJ > TFA

    tbf.
    Pattern once again displaying breathtaking ignorance.


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