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I think 'sees-pay-oh' would be closer than 'twuh-pay-oh' to matching 'Threepio' because the latter sound starts with a hard consonant. Z-6PO avoids that hard consonant.
- C-3PO would be pronounced as 'say-twuh-pay-oh'
- Z-6PO would be pronounced as 'zed-sees-pay-oh'
I also presumed that Stormtroopers were of a similar size and body type to decrease the costs of producing the pieces. Custom armor would be very cost-prohibitive.
Going back to the set itself you will notice that it has space to set all three Imperial Troopers in the cargo hold and the Mortar doesn't occupy any unneeded space as it can simply be placed on the lap of the Mortar Trooper. I was going to put that Storm Trooper Sargent with inside but sadly there is only space for 3 inside, I guess the Sargent can go the entire ride on top but that leaves the NCO or the soldier you choose vulnerable the whole way:
I used a Tank Driver and a Gunner from my collection but I will have to buy those two over at BrickLink as they already have their positions assigned so good hunting:
Final veredict: a great combat support vehicle provided us by LEGO, with 4 minifigures it is a good value for money specially since much costlier sets tend to accommodate much less minifigures, just make sure to complement the vehicle with the two recommended soldiers I mentioned and Greef Karga is an amazing figure, but he was likely not the reason we are getting multiple of this set.
So many explosions. Explosions. So... many.
And I'd still like to know how the Emperor's Quarters stayed in-tact despite exploding. And crashing. In an angry ocean. But whatever, I digress.
And obviously, the emperor’s quarters were made of unobtainium. And probably the emperor too ;-)
Personally, I have always liked the idea that Bail or Breha informed Leia of her mother's identity when she was very young and Leia had developed some nebulous 'memories' about Padmé. However these were actually an impression that she created from what she was told about Padmé's personality during the Clone Wars, which she describes to Luke.
I think that matches what we see during Revenge of the Sith and Star Wars: The Clone Wars, when Padmé can feel that the Republic is crumbling but there seems to be little political will to resolve it. Whenever they get close, something happens to deepen the war even further, usually with the influence of Palpatine!
Modern canon has not provided a full explanation, but suggested a combination of learning information about Padmé and feeling a Force connection between them.
This wasn't a recent Disney thing either. There were "legends" stories confirming the same, including even the ROTJ novelization.
Unfortunately, I think resolving how Palpatine returned with more detail than 'somehow' presents more difficulty than rationalising why Leia has memories of her mother, or why R2-D2 repeatedly withholds useful information!
The biggest thing I keep in mind is that we're talking about an adventure serial full of space wizards and space combat that behaves like WW2 aerial combat. OF COURSE there are plot holes. Just let yourself enjoy the ride and don't take some of it as seriously as some "fans" do. (not singling out anyone on here with that "fans" comment. Y'all are quite tame compared to some out there.)
And on this point, I think this is actually an OT problem, and not a PT-created problem. How would Leia know who she was remembering if she didn't know her 'real' mother? Unless the Organas told her she was adopted? But then how would that make any sense? Maybe I'm jumbling up when she knew what, but I think it was an oversight in the initial script. Neither one of them should remember anything - that would defeat the purpose of becoming Force-aware and 'special' connection they have to each other.
In terms of the movie, it's a nice bonding moment between the characters, so it's rather easy to overlook as a contradiction or an inconsistency.
Anyway, it's about a young girl who started off life in an orphanage, put there when she was a baby. Hetty spends a long time talking about her birth mother and how much she loved Hetty and how hard it was for her mother to give her child up. She even mentions how everyone says you can't remember things from when you're a baby, but that she can.
Obviously all these memories are just fantasies and a coping mechanism to help Hetty deal with her feelings of being unwanted/abandoned. It's also obvious that Leia's memories are simply due to Lucas not having planned every detail of every movie in advance. But if you really need a way to fix that plot hole, the scenario above seems to be a nice, simple and plausible way to do it.
But don't get me started with the sequel trilogy. That entire thing was just a slowly unravelling horror show and any subsequent attempts to fix all the gaping plot holes just make me cringe even more than the movies themselves.
Anybody upset about the return of Palpatine though should largely thank Dark Empire and not JJ for coming up with the idea of a cloned reborn Pappa Palps.