What if we AREN’T here for a reason?
by Thom Yee
“BOBA Fett?” “Boba FETT??” “…What!?!”
I’m pretty sure that’s how it went the first time I’d ever heard the name Boba Fett coming from the mouth of a Star Wars fan. What the hell is a “Boba Fett”? I thought to myself [probably]. I’d soon learn that he was a warrior, a bounty hunter, and, apparently, a real badass in the Star Wars canon. He was a fan favourite and certainly seemed interesting, and he even had an unusual out-of-story origin as a character fans first met as a mail-away action figure and in the Star Wars Holiday Special, years before he would make any major impact on the movies themselves. And then I found out he was just this guy. And I wondered to myself, “Why the hell would anyone care about that guy?” Continue reading