A new fan-art in celebration of Star Wars Day 2021 imagines the transformation of Anakin Skywalker into the iconic villain, Darth Vader.
New Star Wars fan-art imagines the transformation of Anakin Skywalker into Darth Vader. After the success of the original films, franchise creator George Lucas found a way to continue the story with the release of the prequels. Subsequent films addressed Darth Vader’s origins, starting when he was a young slave on Tatooine until he fell to the dark side primarily due to the manipulations of Emperor Palpatine.
As critically criticized and complicated as the prequel trilogy was, public perception has softened about it in recent years. Fans began to appreciate what Lucas was trying to accomplish with the movies, and despite not connecting in the way the originals did, they still enriched the story. Star Wars science. It also helped that Disney and Lucasfilm have been more open in exploring that era with newer projects like the latest season of Star Wars, Clone Wars and the next Obi-Wan Kenobi Serie. The latter will feature the return of both Ewan McGregor as the main character and Hayden Christensen as Darth Vader.
This is an exciting idea as not much is known about what happened to their relationship after their last duel at Mustafar in Star Wars: Episode III – Revenge of the Sith. Aside from Obi-Wan’s solo adventures, there is also an expectation of seeing more of Christensen as Vader on the Disney + show, something that has spawned various fan content, including an illustration of BossLogic in celebration of Star Wars Day 2021. Check it out below:
At this point, it’s still unclear how Darth Vader will be included in the Obi-Wan Kenobi narrative. Since it’s supposed to be a limited series, the show will have to address not only the long-awaited reunion of Obi-Wan and his former Padawan, but also his other adventures while in exile on Tatooine. Lucasfilm has deliberately not revealed much about what he was up to during the years he was in self-isolation; Aside from secretly keeping an eye on young Luke Skywalker, it is possible that he also found himself in various situations that caused his character to advance regardless of his connections to the Skywalkers.
Since then Star WarsFollowing the rebirth of Disney’s acquisition of Lucasfilm, Darth Vader has been used in various projects on both the big and small screen. It has appeared in the last season of The Clone Warsas well as the anthology film, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story. But Obi-Wan Kenobi will be the first time Christensen will return to reprise the role.
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