The Old Republic: Revan is the third in a series of novels based on the MMORPG Star Wars: Written by Drew Karpyshyn, the novel was released on November. I Balance the Force with a Little Help From My Friends — Star Wars: The Old Republic: Revan by Drew Karpyshyn · Emily Asher-Perrin. Revan is a fictional character in the BioWare video game Star Wars: Knights of the Old Revan’s story is further explored in Drew Karpyshyn’s novella Star Wars: The Old Republic: Revan. The book details the events of Revan’s life after.
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I bought it and Drew Karpyshyn seemed to me to be an “unknown” author, as I had never before heard of him in the realm of Star Wars literature. In the game, the player can choose whether to turn Revan to the dark side or the light side of the Force.
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The Sith Lords but finds out that she had been tthe from the Jedi Order and has left Republic space. Like Revan, players can interpret the exile in any way they wish.
Probably the tevan Star Wars book I’ve tbe in years. A month ago when I was so eagerly anticipating the release of Star Wars: It should have been called Scourge, because this book is really about Lord Scourge and not Revan.
Of course, you don’t have to play the game at all, but it really is awesome, and even better without the spoilers. She’s also overly sexualized in the novel. Despite all of the rules against it. Man did it hurt to see a part of my childhood’s favorite stories to end this way But only death can stop him from trying. I guess the only proper way to start is at the very beginning.
I know, I kn “I feel so helpless. We see droids and light-sabers and smuggling ships that are way to familiar.
I sure as hell hope not, this is a game about our characters, not the character we played in another game, do not over-shadow this game with Revan, like they did to KotOR II. Dec 09, Lyn rated it liked it.
My issues with the ‘Revan’ novel. Scourge really does steal the show from Revan though, he is intriguing and intimidating, where Revan, is now indecisive and still broken from his past. Honestly, I believed the answer is yes. What if you did something terrible, but for the great good, does that justify your actions?
Commons category link is on Wikidata. If Drew Karpyshyn wanted to write a story about Scourge so be it, but title it Scourge already. The Force Architecture Languages Physics. A Jedi who left Coruscant to defeat Mandalorians — and returned a disciple of the dark sidebent on destroying the Republic.
But now Revan is content to be “husband” to Bastila Shan – until strange dreams of his hidden past haunt him. Thus KOTOR2 apparently never existed and its events never happened due to the removal of this one key characteristic. Knights of the Old Republic and Star Wars: Originally Posted by ErikModi The novel was fine.
Retrieved from ” http: You see, KOTOR 2 was supposed to be the sequel that was twice as good and twice as awesome as the first; but for some reason Lucasarts got a bit greedy and decided to have Obsidian studios rush the product before it could brush its teeth.
Revan: Star Wars Legends (The Old Republic) by Drew Karpyshyn | : Books
He is the only reason I read this and he has kicked started my new love affair with the Star Wars universe. The simple truth is that KOTOR was just a much better conclusion to the tale of Revan, Bastilla, and all their companions than this book. This would have been a five star review if only for the fact that the ending left the whole story feeling unfinished and unresolved.
When I first read Revan, I thought it was fantastic, one of the best books I ever read. During the chaos Scourge and Meetra manage to free Revan from his cell. Also, what the fuck was up with the last four chapters? I know he wanted to let the KOTOR players reading this keep their visions of the two characters but this tactic was not the correct approach.
Despite my newly realized problems with the story and the characters, there were actually parts of the book I still really like. Revan’s bland personality was redeemed by the badass action scenes he gets at the last quarter of the book, and Meetra and Scourge actually get a tinge of character development. During the digital expansion Revan returns to destroy the Republic and Empire.
Revan: Star Wars Legends (The Old Republic)
After the Sith Empire lost their war against the Republic it was Lord Vitiate who picked up the pieces and held the Empire together. Jan 24, Jon rated it really liked it Shelves: I can relate to that and I feel it is what attaches me to the character. The characters were flat, the Dialogue contrived, and the plot was overly simplistic. Over time the story moves steadily forward, plots of betrayal come afoot, deaths some very graphic deaths for Star Wars standards and a very stereotypical Emperor made for difficult read at times.
People Who Read Revan: Something dark is plotting to destroy the very dre of the Republic. Anyways, Meetra bothered me because like Revan, she’s not an interesting character. Suddenly, that plot stops, runs headfirst into a proverbial wall. To view it, click here.