George Lucas' older ideas he had for the Star Wars franchise are being broken down, and some fans would've actually hated them!
Now, when we're saying "hated," we're actually using Lucas' words, as he describes his ideas as something that "fans would have hated it,
Thank god we didn’t have to watch whatever George Lucas thought was a good idea pic.twitter.com/VRJYIViCKb— ⛓LOWLIFE⛓ (@skalapdrums) June 13, 2018
Hmm, alright, so the microbiotic world mentioned, along with the beings called the Whills may also be alluding to the midi-chlorians, the controversial addition to the Star Wars mythology (besides Jar Jar Binks) first seen and mentioned in the prequel trilogy. It was in Episodes 1-3 that the Force sensitive symbiotes were
The midi-chlorians caused a divide in the Star Wars fandom when the movie first premiered in 1997, and since then have either been explored extensively in Star Wars media (Star Wars: Clone Wars series) or ignored altogether (Star Wars: The Force Awakens and Star Wars: The Last Jedi
The revelations have already garnered expected hate from members of the Star Wars fandom, with some even joking about the divisive The Last Jedi.
George Lucas:— Elfa® (@LordElfa) June 13, 2018
"Maybe if I tell them how bad my idea was for the 3rd trilogy they'll think The Last Jedi wasn't so bad."
There are some who still stand by the director and his vision for the entire series.
The worst idea George Lucas could have come up with would have still been better then the direction Disney went. Selling to Disney has probably ruined his legacy.— Rebel (@unmitigatedrage) June 13, 2018
And then there was one person who pointed out what was said about the sequel trilogy while it was in development with Disney.
It’s well known that George Lucas, has he not sold his company to Disney, had plans for more Star Wars stories. That he had a sequel trilogy idea, one that he told Lucasfilm’s new team, but that they opted not to follow-up on and went their own way... https://t.co/AkkmshMXj8— The Dark Carnival (@DarkCarnivalZA) June 13, 2018
Whether or not this story would have bound the saga together making it cyclical will never be known, however, one thing quite certain is that the Star Wars fandom will always be split on one thing or another.