Outer Rim Reviews turns one year old today! Huzzah! As I am sat writing this, it feels a bit surreal to think that one year ago today I tentatively uploaded my first post about my journey through the Star Wars Expanded Universe. Since that first post, I have read 24 Expanded Universe novels and 4 … More One Year of Outer Rim Reviews!!
I know what you are thinking, ‘wait, whaaaat, Darksaber already?! No Crystal Star, Black Fleet trilogy, Children of the Jedi or any of the X-Wing books, what gives?’ I should explain. I haven’t reviewed Crystal Star/Children of the Jedi because I understand from internetverse that they are pretty bad. Sorry Waru! I don’t tend to … More Review: Darksaber by Kevin.J. Anderson
Here we go – Champions of the Force; the conclusion to Kevin J. Anderson’s extremely fun and exciting Jedi Academy trilogy. So, Luke is lying in state at the Jedi Academy following his fight with Kyp Durron. He’s in a kind of force induced coma but we still get to see some of his point … More Review: Champions of the Force by Kevin J. Anderson
Book Two of the Jedi Academy Trilogy. First up, Kevin J. Anderson rectified The Leia Problem from the last book by giving her a decent, exciting and meaty story line. Thank the maker! The good I know that Admiral Daala is quite a divisive character across the fandom but I think I quite like her. … More Review: Dark Apprentice by Kevin J. Anderson
I went into this trilogy with a slight sense of trepidation – I had heard on the internet-verse that Kevin J Anderson (KJA) is quite a polarising author in the EU – either you can’t stand him or love him. Wellll…after reading this book I think I would have to say I fall into the … More Review: Jedi Search by Kevin J. Anderson