History Literature / GalaxyOfFear

21st Apr '16 4:07:30 PM WillKeaton
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''[[http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Galaxy_of_Fear Galaxy of Fear]]'', written by John Whitman, is a series of children's sci-fi horror novels set in the Franchise/StarWarsLegends continuity. The series is centered on the Force-sensitive Tash Arranda and her brother Zak, who travel with their Uncle Hoole, a [[VoluntaryShapeshifting shapeshifting]] Shi'ido, and their [[RobotBuddy protocol droid tutor]] DV-9, or Deevee. Tash and Zak were survivors of the Death Star's attack on Alderaan as they had been in an off-planet field trip. They were taken in by Hoole, an anthropologist with a mysterious past, who travels the galaxy for his work.

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''[[http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Galaxy_of_Fear Galaxy of Fear]]'', Fear,]]'' written by John Whitman, is a series of children's sci-fi horror novels set in the Franchise/StarWarsLegends continuity. The series is centered on the Force-sensitive Tash Arranda and her brother Zak, who travel with their Uncle Hoole, a [[VoluntaryShapeshifting shapeshifting]] Shi'ido, and their [[RobotBuddy protocol droid tutor]] DV-9, or Deevee. Tash and Zak were survivors of the Death Star's attack on Alderaan as they had been in an off-planet field trip. They were taken in by Hoole, an anthropologist with a mysterious past, who travels the galaxy for his work.
19th Jan '16 4:53:26 AM SamMax
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''[[http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Galaxy_of_Fear Galaxy of Fear]]'', written by John Whitman, is a series of children's sci-fi horror novels set in the Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse. The series is centered on the Force-sensitive Tash Arranda and her brother Zak, who travel with their Uncle Hoole, a [[VoluntaryShapeshifting shapeshifting]] Shi'ido, and their [[RobotBuddy protocol droid tutor]] DV-9, or Deevee. Tash and Zak were survivors of the Death Star's attack on Alderaan as they had been in an off-planet field trip. They were taken in by Hoole, an anthropologist with a mysterious past, who travels the galaxy for his work.

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''[[http://starwars.wikia.com/wiki/Galaxy_of_Fear Galaxy of Fear]]'', written by John Whitman, is a series of children's sci-fi horror novels set in the Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse.Franchise/StarWarsLegends continuity. The series is centered on the Force-sensitive Tash Arranda and her brother Zak, who travel with their Uncle Hoole, a [[VoluntaryShapeshifting shapeshifting]] Shi'ido, and their [[RobotBuddy protocol droid tutor]] DV-9, or Deevee. Tash and Zak were survivors of the Death Star's attack on Alderaan as they had been in an off-planet field trip. They were taken in by Hoole, an anthropologist with a mysterious past, who travels the galaxy for his work.
20th Dec '15 1:02:48 PM WanderingBrowser
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* AnimalWrongsGroup: A sci-fi example. [[spoiler: Vroon, a Sk'rrr (an InsectoidAlien), is part of a cult that worships drog beetles as they believe that drogs and Sk'rrr are related. As the gardener of Sikadian Garden, he kills the beetles' natural predators. This causes the drog beetle population to grow incredibly quickly.]]

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* AnimalWrongsGroup: A sci-fi example. [[spoiler: Vroon, a Sk'rrr (an InsectoidAlien), is part of a cult that worships drog beetles as they believe that drogs and Sk'rrr are related. As the gardener of Sikadian Garden, he kills the beetles' natural predators. This causes the drog beetle population to grow incredibly quickly.quickly, reaching plague proportions and causing them to get so hungry they start attacking ''people''.]]


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* BeliefMakesYouStupid: [[spoiler: Vroon's faith in the holiness of drog beetles leads to him sabotaging the natural balance to protect them, resulting in numerous deaths -- including his own.]]
17th Sep '15 4:54:29 PM nombretomado
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* ContinuityNod: Many of them, to the movies and the Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse. In ''The Planet Plague'', DV-9 chatters about the Massassi of Yavin Four and the [[DarkEmpire Ysanna of Ossus]]. ''Death in the Slave Pits of Lorrd'' is [[http://web.archive.org/web/20090629180129/http://blogs.starwars.com/taloncard/12 absolutely thick with them]].

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* ContinuityNod: Many of them, to the movies and the Franchise/StarWarsExpandedUniverse. In ''The Planet Plague'', DV-9 chatters about the Massassi of Yavin Four and the [[DarkEmpire [[ComicBook/DarkEmpire Ysanna of Ossus]]. ''Death in the Slave Pits of Lorrd'' is [[http://web.archive.org/web/20090629180129/http://blogs.starwars.com/taloncard/12 absolutely thick with them]].
6th Sep '15 9:56:46 PM Joysweeper
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** "[[Film/TwoThousandAndOneASpaceOdyssey I'm afraid I can't do that, Zak.]]"
26th Apr '15 10:50:46 AM TVRulezAgain
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* BiggerBad: The Emperor only appears once, in the VillainOpeningScene of ''Planet Plague''. Gog is cowed at the transmission of him.
--> He [Gog] could order the deaths of hundreds if he wished. With his terrible knowledge he could engineer nightmares. But as powerful as the scientist was, the Emperor could snuff him out with little more than a thought.


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* GreaterScopeVillain: The Emperor only appears once, in the VillainOpeningScene of ''Planet Plague''. Gog is cowed at the transmission of him.
--> He [Gog] could order the deaths of hundreds if he wished. With his terrible knowledge he could engineer nightmares. But as powerful as the scientist was, the Emperor could snuff him out with little more than a thought.
18th Apr '15 5:31:13 PM Joysweeper
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* AssimilationPlot: The goal of the villain of ''Spore''.
--> "I mean you no harm. I simply need... I mean, I want to know you better. To be a part of you. For you to be a part of me."


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* BlatantLies: Spore's villain will say anything to get people to join it.
13th Mar '15 10:23:16 AM Willbyr
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* ShoutOut: The ''Don'tGoInn'' is a reference to TerryPratchett's vampire count, who calls his lair on the ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' '''Don'tGoNearThe Castle'''.

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* ShoutOut: The ''Don'tGoInn'' is a reference to TerryPratchett's Creator/TerryPratchett's vampire count, who calls his lair on the ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' '''Don'tGoNearThe Castle'''.
30th Nov '14 7:42:54 PM priestessofdan
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* ShoutOut: The ''Don'tGoInn'' is a reference to TerryPratchett's vampire count, who calls his lair on the ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' '''Don'tGoNearThe Castle'''.
** The phrase "MoreThanMeetsTheEye" is used on three separate occasions. Combined with Project Starscream being the brainchild of a scientist who's [[TheStarscream planning to backstab his overseer]] Darth Vader and take his place, both may be a {{Series/Transformers}} reference.



* ShoutOut to Terry Pratchett: The ''Don'tGoInn'' is a reference to Pratchett's vampire count, who calls his lair on the ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' '''Don'tGoNearThe Castle'''.
** The phrase "MoreThanMeetsTheEye" is used on three separate occasions. Combined with Project Starscream being the brainchild of a scientist who's [[TheStarscream planning to backstab his overseer]] Darth Vader and take his place, both may be a {{Series/Transformers}} reference.
10th Jan '14 11:10:19 AM LongLiveHumour
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* ShoutOut to Terry Pratchett: The ''Don'tGoInn'' is a reference to Pratchett's vampire count, who calls his lair on the ''{{Discworld}}'' '''Don'tGoNearThe Castle'''.

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* ShoutOut to Terry Pratchett: The ''Don'tGoInn'' is a reference to Pratchett's vampire count, who calls his lair on the ''{{Discworld}}'' ''Literature/{{Discworld}}'' '''Don'tGoNearThe Castle'''.
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