Here is a new perspective on the motivations of Darth Sidious aka Chancellor Palpatine aka The Emperor for building the Death Star.
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If you are unfamiliar with the Yuuzhan Zong Invasion, I highly recommend you check out the New Jedi Order book series.

Like we didn’t already know…

Like we didn’t already know…

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star wars meme - Ten characters (7/10)  Palpatine

Sith Lords

Palpatine slices Jedi like a hot knife thru butter

Palpatine slices Jedi like a hot knife thru butter

Darth Sidious Dark Lord of the Sith

Darth Sidious Dark Lord of the Sith

What Does Yoda Look Like?

Another of my Good Guy Palpatine memes

Another of my Good Guy Palpatine memes

My Good Guy Palpatine memes

“Remember the first and only reality of the Sith: there can only be two, and you are no longer my apprentice. You have been replaced.”

The True Dark Lord of the Sith - Darth Sidious
Star Wars The Clone Wars Season 5 Episode 16 The Lawless