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Old 11-03-2013, 01:20 AM   #571
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Default Re: General Star Wars Episode VII News/Speculation Thread - Part 6

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Originally Posted by Solidus View Post
I liked it the first time, but after a while it wore on me a tad. I just would have preferred to see him be somewhat beyond that. But it is what it is.
I find it antithetical to how Yoda was presented in the OT. This was a character who was slow to violence, if he even fought at all. Who was all about the power of the immaterial force as a spiritual guide, not as a weapon. I wouldn't have been surprised if he didn't have a lightsaber at all. He was a teacher and mentor, not a soldier like the Jedi knights were.

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