Obsessed with eternal life, he experimented with ways to cheat death and create new life from the midichlorians. Jan 06, 2016 a lot of people truly believe that andy serkis supreme leader snoke is actually darth plagueis. He is a chiss male who served as a highranking officer of the galactic empire navy, being personally promoted to the rank of grand. Tarkin novels connections to the pt, ot, and episode vii self.
Another outstanding post well done i think you have a lot of good points here. Star wars books and comics about kylo ren a youtini. What really happened to snoke in the last jedi spoilers. Snoke is sidious, which is possible but i dont see why he wouldnt have tried to kill luke before now. Suggested by umg john williams the rise of skywalker from star wars. Im gonna walk out with a laser sword and face down the whole first. Suite of the theme of supreme leader snoke from star wars. One theory regarding the origins and identity of the sequel trilogys supreme leader snoke was that he was darth plagueis, or a clone of him. Darth plagueis was a dark lord of the sith, so powerful and so wise that he could use the force to influence the midichlorians to create life. Heres why supreme leader snoke is not darth plagueis this rumor has been circulating for months, and it doesnt look like its going to stop anytime soon.
Dec 30, 2015 plagueis isnt eu though, he was sidious master, thats a fact set in canon stone. The closest one that came to sympathize, ciena ree, who didnt surrender or defect like all the rest traitors who committed treason, serves space. He is the mentor and murder victim of future emperor sheev palpatine a. The only way that snoke could still be plagueis, is if plagueis was able to transfer his essence into a new body, a trick he perhaps learnt from darth andeddus holocron. Another site posted a supposed excerpt from said novel of lines between snoke and ren that didnt make it into the film and i wanted to verify it.
The holidays are just around the corner, so now is the time to take care of all the star wars fans in your life. Starwarsleaks submitted 4 years ago by raybear1017 so i just got through reading the novel tarkin enjoyed it more than i thought, highly recommend and there was a passage in the novel hinting at the darth sidious longterm goal of. The force awakens supreme leader snoke played by the ever talented andy serkis is in fact sith lord darth plagueis. Maybe hes a jawa fed up with jokes about his height. Who is darth plagueis, where did he come from and is he snoke. Goodreads members who liked darth plagueis also liked.
Dec 26, 2015 per lucas cannons answer, darth plagueis is a character in a short tale that palpatine tells anakin skywalker during their scene at the opera in episode iii. The rise of skywalkeraudio only song palpatines teachings from star wars. You can get the merges album, subliminal intent, at cd baby or wherever you buy music online. Hahahahahahaha the only good thing about the new canon is dr. The force awakens villain snoke probably isnt darth plagueis.
Check out palpatines teachings by john williams and london symphony orchestra on amazon music. Over the weekend i came across a piece of evidence that seems to prove that, at very least, j. The only time you hear the words darth plagueis in all of the star wars movies, you hear the motif that also happens to be the main motif of snoke. Part of the initial arrival at darth plagueis was born out of a fan desire for everything in star wars to be. I like this book because it focuses on all the characters and is not always focusing on the war.
Darth plagueis is a novel by james luceno that tells the backstory of the dark lord of the sith, darth plagueis. The snoke plagueis hypothesis is now caught in a paradox. No but i hear he shares the same theme as supreme leader snoke. Palpatines teachings by john williams and london symphony. We explore the theory that snoke could actually have learned the dark side ability that the sith master darth plagueis mastered with the power to create life and brign those that died back to life. Opera housedarth plagueis scene snoke theme star wars. Sequel trilogy released films started by dannasuk, dec 17, 2015. Detailed comparison of snoke and plagueis musical themes. Misc star wars tangents page 5 the lifestream forums. In a new interview with ew, the actor completely denies that notion, claiming snoke is just snoke. Nov 27, 2015 my immediate answer yes yes yes yes, but im getting ahead of myself. Heres why the snoke darth plagueis theories are probably wrong. Palpatine tells anakin skywalker about darth plagueis.
The post 65 very good star wars memes appeared first on gag dad. Reys parents are probably not skywalkers or kenobis, ben solo didnt turn good well, not entirely anyway, snoke is not revealed to be the longlost darth plagueis although im still kind of holding out hope that he might be, poe and finn are probably going to have a gay romance, and. Detailed comparison of snoke and plagueis musical themes reddit. The only addition is a third pitch in the ascending line for snokes theme, which highlights snokepalpatines new rise to. Im assuming rax freedrevived plagueis, then ordered the facilitys destruction to destroy any evidence. Darth sidious, a known liar and manipulator, could have been lying or uncertain about killing plagueis. Plagueis starts it all, and by his demise its all finished in episode ix. Plagueis was known for having such a knowledge of the dark side.
Dec 20, 2015 page 2 of 5 snoke is not darth plagueis posted in star wars. Episode ix the rise of skywalker is a 2019 american epic space opera film produced, cowritten, and directed by j. Find out why the snoke darth plagueis theories are wrong. Darth plagueis the wise, i thought id combine snokes theme with the opera scene plagueis coversation from revenge of the sith. Pt the mystery of sifo dyas canonized page 18 jedi. No the clone of sate pestage isnt far from being the almost dead hego damask darth plagueis. Find books like darth plagueis from the worlds largest community of readers. Im sure more will be revealed as the series goes on a current leading fan theory is that hes darth plagueis, but for the moment he seems a tad unfinished. Snoke is not darth plagueis page 2 star wars nightly. Darth plagueis audible audiobook unabridged james luceno. Shadow hunter by michael reaves this is the second star wars book that i just finished reading. Heres why the snoke darth plagueis theories are probably. Dec 28, 2015 i believe that supreme leader snoke will actually turn out to be the former master of darth sidious himself, darth plagueis, in star wars. Adaptations of the star wars films are a fact of life, starting back in 1976 with star wars by alan dean foster.
Just forget for a second about whether you want him to. Hence, its not his original form, thus appearing as a different specie. Firstly that snoke was a muun which he clearly is not. Soundtracks imply palpatine, snoke, and darth plagueis are one in. Taking place before the events of the star wars prequels, darth plagueis is a. It is the third installment of the star wars sequel trilogy, following the force awakens 2015 and the last jedi 2017, and the final episode of the ninepart skywalker saga. Snoke is darth plagueis, which seems to be the most plausible. Darth sidious, who later frames his history and reputed ability to control natural phenomena of life and death as a legend used to lure anakin skywalker to the dark side of the force. May 12, 2016 pablo hidalgo, creative executive at lucasfilm, has declared that snoke is definitely not darth plagueis.
Darth tanis was an ancient dark lord of the sith who lived at least 4,000 years before the events of a new hope, as sith accounts from 3966 bby before the battle of yavin described kyber weaponry developed by him on the planet malachor. Star wars last jedi snoke theory is another link to darth. The force awakens, rumors had run rampant that this villain may actually be darth plagueis. Zahn is best known for his star wars novels heir to the empire, dark force rising, the last command, specter of the past, vision of the future, survivors quest, outbound flight, allegiance, choices of one, and. William shakespeares the empire striketh back audiobook. The last jedis novelization stands tall as one of the best adaptations of all, taking a great film and making it so much richer and beautiful. Also seems to be taking a back seat and letting the first order take care of things, which is very unlike sidious unless he is using them like the seperatists snoke is a new sith. Under the guidance of his master, he secretly studies the ways of the sith, while publicly rising to power in the. Darth plagueis is a fictional character in the star wars franchise, first mentioned in star wars. Little did viewers know in 1977 that they were being introduced to a highly complex villain, whose plans for galactic conquest would stretch over 60 years, including magic, political subterfuge, clones, apprentices. Speculation why snoke is darth plagueis page 93 jedi. James lucenos novel darth plagueis presenting anakins birth as a reaction to plagueis tempering with the midichlorians. I went from being in the snoke is plagueis camp, to the snoke probably isnt plagueis camp, and now ive come fullcircle. Its like the line darth plagueis the wise starts the motif, which you only hear once, with his fricking name.
Spoiler alert this theory might be considered as spoiler, so consider yourself warned music comparison between the tracks and merge of both tracks in one. Darth plagueis is a novel by james luceno that tells the backstory of the dark lord of the sith. Kylo ren, i watched the galactic empire rise, and then fall. One popular idea is that snoke may be darth plagueis the. John williams theme for snoke and his theme for plagueis are virtually one and the same. Mar 24, 2017 star wars 8 the last jedi set photo leak. This book focuses on two sith lords namely darth plagueis and his apprentice darth sidious aka palpatine. Perhaps done through a similar practice performed by tenebrae a. The only difference in the notes of the snoke theme is the addition of a third. His public persona was rugess tome, a legendary artisanal starship designer. Additional recommendations if youre a fan of kylo rens persona include a taste of soules best comics writing in his darth vader series, a tour of the dark side with darth plagueis, an ambitious and eagertoprovehimself darth maul in shadow hunter, and jacen solos first steps down the dark path in legacy of the force. Unfortunately, before we get to learn more about the shadowy villain running the first order, hes cut in half by kylo ren.
On the other hand, andy serkis who plays snoke has outrightly denied that snoke is plagueis andy serkis rejects supreme leader snoke is darth plagueis theory btw, i hate the name snoke it doesnt sound menacing enough. Long ago, darth plagueis and his apprentice darth sidious had a great. Snoke clearly has a vendetta against the skywalker line, sidious has more reason than anyone to hunt down skywalker and using lukes nephew to do it is typical palpatine mentality. The clone wars adventures of two new friends in this book, star wars. When star wars was launched in 1977, we never met the emperor of the fabled and hated galactic empire that luke is so eager to rebel against. Life debt, we find out that sidious seeks a precious ancient site on the planet jakku. It was significant a thousand years ago and it will be significant again. Darth plagueis, remembered as darth plagueis the wise, was a male muun dark lord of the sith and heir to the lineage of darth bane. Apr 21, 2018 andy serkis says supreme leader snoke is not darth plagueis.
The knights of the old republic video games possibly noncanon now. Grand admiral thrawn, born mitthrawnuruodo and also known as thrawn of the house of nuruodo of the mitth family, is a major antagonist in the star wars universe. New snoke theory is another link to darth plagueis star wars supervillain snoke has often been tied to darth plagueis in fan theories and theyre continuing to come thick. Does snoke know darth plagueiss ability to create life. Narration for the audio version was performed by daniel davis. Perhaps leader snoke should consider using a clone army. The snoke is plagueis theory was born out of early speculation for star wars. Somehow or another, the staff was left behind, only to be found by rey.
Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading darth plagueis. However, sue rostoni later stated that the book had been reinstated, and the novel was to be released on january 10, 2012. Well this a interesting theory, a film mistake has turned into a film theory for supreme leader snoke. In the novel it does clearly state that he is dead as a doornail. Though most adaptations are mostly passable, that trend changed with revenge of the sith by matthew stover. Im just curious to see how many of you actually think he is darth plagueis or think hes not.
Our new desktop experience was built to be your music destination. And in that moment many imaginations were set alight with ideas of who this could be. It is turned out that he is in fact a dark side version of the mummy. Darth tenebrous rugess nome was a male bith dark lord of the sith with the power of foreseeing the future, including his own death, and was the master of both darth plagueis and darth venamis, the latter of whom he kept secret as it was a violation of the rule of two. It was a jedi master who was responsible for the training and creation of darth vader. This is a very good star wars novel, set before and during the events of the prequel trilogy. Ive never been a part of a star wars community before so i thought id ask. Trained by darth tenebrous, plagueis mastered the art and science of midichlorian manipulation. Andy serkis denies snoke is darth plagueis in star wars. Jan 04, 2016 if thats true, then the musical cues would be a strong indicator that snoke is indeed plagueis. Did you ever hear the tragedy of darth plagueis the wise.
It still doesnt change all of the sith, sidious and plagueis like things that snoke represents from aspects of the old canon that as i already said various elements dont actually exist in canon anymore. Timothy zahn is the author of more than forty novels, nearly ninety short stories and novellas, and four shortfiction collections. Works well with the pt theme of there being something tragic about prophecies and the struggle to prevent them from coming true as experienced by anakin. Anakin skywalker, a forcesensitive human male, was a jedi knight of the galactic republic and the chosen one of the force. No cute wink hinting that i want to pirate it the darth plagueis audiobook by james luceno. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. The second theory is that snoke is darth plagueis, palpatines former. Each theme, each melodic hook, has come to represent such specific. Soundtracks imply palpatine, snoke, and darth plagueis are. Always leading from the front, former jedi padawan ahsoka tano is reunited with her ever loyal captain rex and his troopers, plus loyalist bokatan, as the battle begins to retake wartorn mandalore from the returned evil of darth maul a surely epic confrontation, set just prior and leading into the events of episode iii, that we sadly never got to witness with the cancellation of the clone. In his quest for total domination, darth sidious compiled six legendary dark side texts detailing sith history and philosophy by sorzus syn, darth malgus, darth bane, mother talzin, darth plagueis, and himself. A guest blog by rhett wilkinson appearance by wordsmith gary whitta headlines a salt lake city comic con heavy on star wars storytelling and continuity star wars was a significant swath of salt lake comic cons fanx 2017, with multiple panels, including one that featured gary whitta, coscreenwriter for rogue one. Does anyone know wheres the best place to buy yes, buy. On the other hand, he also may have manufactured the entire story as a means to further corrupt anakin to his way of thinking.
Darth plagueis was a dark lord of the sith, so powerful and so wise he could use the force to influence the midichlorians to create life. However, sue rostoni later stated that the book had been reinstated, and the novel was to be. General discussion sith of the month discussion thread featuring. Which villain in the star wars saga was labelled wise. Star wars supreme leader snoke suite theme youtube. The only addition is a third pitch in the ascending line for snokes theme, which highlights snokepalpatines new rise to power, his awakening. During the clone wars, his accomplishments as a battlefield commander earned him the hero with no fear moniker. For me, the only way that could work is if snoke is the given name of darth venamis who was never officially a banitesith and he serves the dark sides wisest force user, darth plagueis. Chancellor palpatine aka dartb sidious and supreme leader snoke aka darth plagueis. May 12, 2016 ever since fans learned that andy serkis was playing a character named supreme leader snoke in star wars. Apr 15, 2017 our new desktop experience was built to be your music destination. Snoke is darth plagueis theory debunked by lucasfilm creative. The clone wars by grosset and dundrop, follows the scifi story of anakin skywalker and his 501st legion.
Return to the starcrossed galaxy far, far away as the brooding young hero, a powermad emperor, and their jesting droids match wits, struggle for power, and. Hot on the heels of the new york times best seller william shakespeares star wars comes the next two installments of the original trilogy. The force awakens an armored and caped figure confidently striding towards the camera. This closes the saga, and there is no room for another trilogy with such perfect standards for main villain. Path of destruction focuses on one of the most indispensable sith lords in history and chronicles his rise to power as well as its reverberating effects on the future of. Dec 22, 2015 music from the movies for snoke and darth plagueis are nearly identical. Many thought he could have been darth plagueis, whilst others thought it was darth vader or even darth sidious. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone.
At the height of their powers, they allowed darth sidious to rise, create the empire, and wipe them out. Darth plagueis the wise found a way to cheat death or have power over it he may have chosen snoke as his vessel for a reason. Snokes theme is nigh on identical to that of the opera scene in rots where we learn about darth plagueis. Williams way of hinting at his new rise to power and his resurrection or return, if he never truly died in the physical.
Star wars legends star wars legends book 19 kindle edition by luceno, james. It was originally scheduled for release in october of 2008, but its release was canceled. Today we explain who darth plagueis is, and what he has to do with star wars. I grew up with the original star wars trilogy, and one of my earliest memories is of receiving a darth vader action figure in my christmas stocking. The whole dark side is a melding of science and faith theme of the story did a great job of setting the stage for movies it preceded. William shakespeares the empire striketh back and william shakespeares the jedi doth return. Footage from somewhere, sound recording for nerds, and the internet keeps up its track record. Darth plagueis audiobook general discussion deadly stream. After turning to the dark side of the force, he became known as darth vader, a dark lord of the sith and apprentice to emperor darth sidious. Edge studio voice over practice script library english. Snoke is described by his apprentice, kylo ren, as wise. Darth plagueis will close the saga, make it perfect from one point of view, however, to perfect. Darth plagueis staff keyword found websites listing. Heres a compilation of the emperors theme music which has some undertones of the snoke theme.
The gullible prattle on about the triumph of truth and justice, of individualism and free will. The movie had a lot going on and thus not much time for the chrome trooper. As i have said many times and will say yet again i dont either believe that snoke is or isnt plagueis. Captain phasmas first public appearance in our world was in the second teaser trailer for star wars. He had such a knowledge of the dark side that he could even keep the ones he cared about from dying. For over a year now, its been circulating around the web that the main villain for star wars. In his public guise as magister hego damask ii of the. The last jedi as fans scrambled to discover the true identity of the new villain and master to kylo ren, supreme leader snoke. Star wars 8 the last jedi set photo leak suggests supreme leader snoke is darth plagueis, according to a. Darth plagueis as snoke theory debunked screen rant.1130 1172 657 621 1001 516 1369 1400 1074 45 205 300 1159 1165 435 1149 1372 1346 473 215 326 135 91 1245 1439 1021 287 17 1202 1412 1417