Megan Crouse

Megan Crouse is a journalist (accidentally) who graduated from Fairleigh Dickinson University with an English Literature degree (on purpose). She has published poetry in Mad Hat Lit, short fiction in Referential Magazine, and writes about Star Wars at

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Star Wars: Rebels: Droids in Distress Review

Megan Crouse Review Oct 13, 2014

Star Wars: Rebels’ first 22-minute episode features Zeb’s backstory and the Original Trilogy droids with mixed results.

Star Wars Rebels Series Premiere Review: Spark of Rebellion

Megan Crouse Review Oct 3, 2014

Memorable character moments bring the classic Star Wars feel to a pretty standard hero’s journey

Star Wars: 9 Characters That Have Worn Mandalorian Armor

Megan Crouse The Lists Sep 26, 2014

Many Star Wars characters wore the Mandalorian armor made famous by Boba Fett. With Star Wars: Rebels premiering, we look at the best.

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Star Wars Rebels: Preview

Megan Crouse News Sep 19, 2014

We got an early look at the new series, Star Wars Rebels...

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic and "Serious" Fantasy

Megan Crouse Feature Sep 16, 2014

My Little Pony: Friendship is Magic often displays deep ties to classic fantasy storytelling. Here's how...

Mass Effect: The Gangsters of the Galaxy

Megan Crouse Feature Aug 27, 2014

Take a deeper look at the gangs of the Mass Effect universe.

Star Wars: A New Dawn Review

Megan Crouse Review Aug 26, 2014

Star Wars: A New Dawn is a prequel to the upcoming Rebels animated series, and the first book in the new expanded universe.

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Star Wars Episode VII: Everything We Know

Megan Crouse Mike Cecchini Feature Aug 15, 2014

This is the center for all your news about the galaxy far, far away. Here's everything we know about Star Wars: Episode VII.

Halo: A Guide to the Expanded Universe

Megan Crouse Feature Aug 15, 2014

The Halo experience doesn't end when the game credits roll. Here's our guide to the Halo expanded universe!

6 Clone Wars Characters That Appear in Star Wars: Rebels

Megan Crouse The Lists Aug 7, 2014

The galaxy far, far away is also a pretty small one. Several characters from The Clone Wars will appear in Star Wars: Rebels.

Halo: Nightfall Trailer Analysis

Megan Crouse Feature Jul 25, 2014

We deconstruct the Halo: Nightfall trailer, and speculate on how it all connects to Halo 5.

The Plea for Jade Empire 2

Megan Crouse Feature Jul 24, 2014

BioWare's forgotten RPG, Jade Empire, was a blast. And for this writer, it was also memorable. So why didn't we get Jade Empire 2?

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Star Wars: Episode VII - 7 Villains That Could Replace the Sith

Megan Crouse The Lists Jul 7, 2014

The Sith aren't the only bad guys in the galaxy far, far away. Here are 7 other villains we'd love to see in Episode VII.

Star Wars Legends: Our 10 Favorite Jedi of All-Time

Megan Crouse The Lists Jul 2, 2014

The Star Wars Expanded Universe has introduced many great Jedi into the lore. Here are our favorites!

Mass Effect: Quarians Are the Toughest Species in the Galaxy

Megan Crouse Feature Jun 24, 2014

Quarians kick ass. Here's a whole article about them.

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Star Wars Episode VII: What the new castings mean for the film

Megan Crouse Feature Jun 5, 2014

Lupita Nyong'o and Gwendoline Christie are in Star Wars: Episode VII. What does this mean for the movie?

Halo 5: Why Catherine Halsey Should Be the Main Antagonist

Megan Crouse Feature May 30, 2014

Catherine Halsey remains an enigma. Is she the new villain of the Halo series?

25 Awesome Women in Gaming

Megan Crouse The Lists May 2, 2014

A list of women that are kicking ass in the video game industry!

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The Star Wars Expanded Universe: 5 Things That Made it Matter

John Saavedra Megan Crouse Mike Cecchini Marc Buxton The Lists Apr 28, 2014

We look back at our favorite Star Wars Expanded Universe stories...before everything changes in anticipation of Star Wars: Episode VII.

Star Wars: The Plea for Jedi Academy 2

Megan Crouse Feature Apr 25, 2014

Why the world needs another Jedi Academy game.