swkm_mod ([personal profile] swkm_mod) wrote in [community profile] starwarskinkmeme2015-12-20 01:28 pm

Discussion Post!

 For anything and everything that is not considered a prompt or a fill.

Questions, comments, or other contact directed toward the mod belong in this post.

Let the squeeing commence!

(Anonymous) 2015-12-24 10:37 pm (UTC)(link)
I don't now about you guys, but I am anxiously awaiting the coming months when the TFA fans start rewatching the original movies, and the prequels. I would love to see a resurgence of the Obi-Wan/Anakin ship... and basically any Obi-Wan ship.

(Anonymous) 2015-12-24 11:52 pm (UTC)(link)
me too! I've already done 2 rewatches this year, but I'm gonna start another after Christmas specifically with some of these prompts in mind - I'm so happy the meme accepts non-TFA prompts

(Anonymous) 2016-01-05 03:23 am (UTC)(link)
AniObi is my guilty pleasure ship. I want more of it. Ani is my bitchy cinnamon roll. I understand the hate the prequels get but i love them anyways

(Anonymous) 2016-01-05 07:32 pm (UTC)(link)
I just rewatched the prequels for the first time since I saw them in theaters as a kid. Definitely not as bad as I expected from all the hate. TBH here Obi-wan could bang literally anyone and I'd still read it, oh my god

(Anonymous) 2016-01-06 08:03 am (UTC)(link)
BLESS Ewan McGregor, he had to have chemistry with endless green cloth but he managed it! I know he got burned out on Star Wars after those movies (which is so sad considering he was such a fan) but I reeeeally hope they make a standalone Obi-Wan movie of his early years on Tatooine so he can reprise the role.

(Anonymous) 2016-01-06 06:57 pm (UTC)(link)
tbh i would cry of fucking joy if he did that. like honestly he could decide to those movies 20 years from now in his 60s and i would still lust over him.

(Anonymous) 2016-01-06 10:32 pm (UTC)(link)
yesss, our beautiful Scottish Jedi prince <3

the fact that he actually recorded a line of dialogue for The Force Awakens gives me hope - sure, it's only one line, but I'm pretty sure he previously said he'd never do anything Star Wars again so it's proof that he's changed his mind and is open to the franchise again

(Anonymous) 2016-01-06 10:37 pm (UTC)(link)
Yeah, the prequels aren't great movies, but they're also not as terrible as public opinion has built them up to be. I mean, I can see the faults in them, but I still find them enjoyable. They're guilty (or not so guilty) pleasures, compared to some films that are just plain bad.

I love that people are going back and giving them another chance. They had so much expectation built up around them and, lets be honest, certain fans are so aggressively negative about anything that doesn't cater to their specific taste, that the prequels are widely shat on. But that actually helps when you go back for a rewatch - knowing they're not great and having lowered expectations makes them more enjoyable.

(Anonymous) 2016-02-28 08:58 pm (UTC)(link)

I'm also loving the way I'm seeing people rediscover Darth Maul. There was a nice request and fill in the TFA kmeme for Rey/Darth Maul recently and I was heart emoting at my screen.

(Anonymous) 2016-04-03 02:45 am (UTC)(link)
The Clone Wars CGI series showing up on Netflix also seems to have rekindled so Obi-Ani love.