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The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Student News Site of Monta Vista High School

El Estoque

The Book of Boba Fett features a number of familiar characters from other Star Wars media. Poster | Disney+

‘The Book of Boba Fett’ fails to carve out an unique identity

Justin E Kim February 14, 2022
The Star Wars series struggles to define the titular character amid an incoherent plot
Star Wars: Visions is an anime anthology series consisting of nine episodes. Photo | Lucasfilm Ltd.

‘Star Wars: Visions’ breathes new life into the franchise

Justin E Kim September 30, 2021
The newest Star Wars spinoff breaks all the rules to create a revolutionary anthology anime
The Bad Batch with Omega. Photo | Disney

‘Star Wars: The Bad Batch’ proves a captivating spinoff to ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’

Justin E Kim May 7, 2021
The 70 minute premiere revamps what could have been its predecessor’s eighth season

Hayden Christensen returns to the Obi-Wan Kenobi Series

Minjae Kang February 11, 2021
What Star Wars fans at MVHS think about Christensen’s return
The movie banner for the newest film, The Rise of Skywalker.

‘Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker’ elicits mixed reviews

Anjali Singh January 19, 2020
MVHS students and faculty share their opinions on last film of an iconic series
Nerd power: how nerds have become mainstream

Nerd power: how nerds have become mainstream

Jessica Xing October 26, 2016

hen English teacher Jackie Corso was in high school, Star Wars was strictly a family thing — most of the kids at her school didn’t talk about it, as doing so would categorize them as “nerdy”....

Star Wars Day: May the fourth be with you

Star Wars Day: May the fourth be with you

Grace Zhou May 4, 2016

May the force be with you. First released in 1977, the movie series “Star Wars” has since become a huge hit worldwide, having generated a total of around $6.5 billion in box office revenue. It has...

Highlights of the 2016 winter rally

Highlights of the 2016 winter rally

Aanchal Garg January 29, 2016

or this year’s winter rally, freshmen and seniors competed against sophomores and juniors in an ultimate battle of Dark vs Light. Taking inspiration from Star Wars, the classes of 2017 and 2018 represented...

What to expect from the Winter Rally

What to expect from the Winter Rally

Amanda Chan January 27, 2016

“Lit— Hella lit.” That’s how sophomore Andrea Chang, an ASB Bull Spirit commissioner, describes the upcoming Winter Rally in a couple of words. For this rally, ASB has big plans— it’s a...

Star Wars Spirit Week and Rally

Star Wars Spirit Week and Rally

Ilena Peng January 27, 2016

he Star Wars themed rally and spirit week is in full swing! Click on the images below to see what others on campus are doing to show their school spirit each day and check back throughout the week for...

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