I am, unashamedly, a huge fan of Star Wars. Love the Original Trilogy. Abrams' Kelvin Timeline reboot was the first time I saw any Star Trek property from start to finish, and I really like the first movie plot conveniences notwithstanding and I dug the sequels.
February 07, Luke Skywalker at the end of Star Wars: The classic debate continues to rage on. So why has Star Wars continued to be such a juggernaut in the cultural landscape compared to its sci-fi foe? Here are six reasons why Star Wars might be winning the long battle with Star Trek.
Lightsabers are the coolest, most iconic aspect of Star Wars. Is it the various powers that come with being a force-sensitive individual? The ability to wield a lightsaber? Its energy surrounds us and binds us.
It is something that binds us all together and allows those without purpose to find their place in the universe. But yeah — the force powers are really cool too. Even before countless writers expanded the history of the Star Wars universe with new stories, Lucas was able to convey in the original series that Luke was a tiny cog in a series of events that had gone on for thousands of years.
Style and genre Luke and Darth Vader Lucasfilm While Star Trek is firmly rooted in science fiction where the ideas and technology is extrapolated from our world, Star Wars is strictly sci-fi fantasy. If Star Trek and Star Wars appeal to the mind and the heart respectively, it would appear that the heart wins out.
A New Hope landed at No. At this point, Williams is so synonymous with Star Wars that his name is probably the second one you think of after George Lucas.
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A Star Wars Story are both choices that fans appreciated, given that both directors are young and talented. Check out Entertainment Cheat Sheet on Facebook!Mar 09, · Okay i got bored of looking at other threads about star wars, halo, star trek, etc.
So then I thought "Who would win in a space/land battle: BSG or Star. A Trekkie or Trekker is a fan of the Star Trek franchise, or of specific television series or films within that franchise.
Essay on Star Wars Vs. Star Trek - Star Wars vs. Star Trek Throughout the past two decades, two science fiction cult classics have rivaled each other.
Both have strong followings of loyal fans that live and breathe these classic tales. Lunch boxes, t-shirts, masks, bed sheets, and figurines are only some of the merchandising offspring of these.
The Fascist Ideology of Star Trek, Note 2. Instead, as in the best of Star Wars and in the Alien movies, the universe is presented as one lived in and familiar, even if things don't get explained that perhaps should.
In Firefly, there is even a bit of joke about this. In "Objects in Space," when Mal suggests that River reads minds, Wash.
On Star Wars, a GameFAQs message board topic titled "Now that the EU is tossed out, Star Trek vs. Star Wars". Star Trek ships posses warp speed, which is a common caracteristic with Star Wars’ lightspeed. The starships are very attractive and streamlined, but hold a more realistic and practical appearance.
Star Trek’s technology resembles the most likely future of technology, which adds to the realism of Star Trek.