Tuesday, 10 March 2015

Star Wars: A Long Time Ago, In A Galaxy Far, Far Away...

The Star Wars universe has gained its first ever gay character.

Moff Mors will become the first gay character in the official Star Wars canon when he appears in Paul S. Kemp’s novel Star Wars: Lords of the Sith.

Mors, who is a lesbian, is an Imperial and a strong, capable leader who strives to prevent failure.

The news was revealed by Shelly Shapiro, editor of Star Wars novels at publisher Del Rey, during the Full Of Sith (geddit?) podcast with fansite Big Shiny Robot...


Fagburn gets the distinct impression the picture editor may be taking the piss out of the journalist here.

This 'first gay character' line turned up everywhere, which is what happens when busy journalists just lift things off the internet, and don't have the wherewithal to go; 'Hang on, but what about...'



  1. But he is being a robot?
    Robots cannot be a gays as they don't have sexual desire.

    1. She is flitty, therefore she is.

    2. If she is flitty then she was programmed to be thus, ergo 'er creata musta binna bimder.
      Just sayin, dude.