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Old 06-03-2017, 03:04 PM   #130
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Originally Posted by Attila the Professor
I thought it handled the pseudo-nuclear destruction scenes rather well; it's been interesting how these latter day installments spend more time on showing the devastation and destruction of those on the ground during a Death Star strike, though I'd argue that Rogue One's more localized take plays more meaningfully, in operating on a more comprehensible and personalized scale than Force Awakens dozen-o'-planets approach.

I think the main reason the two new films focus more on the super weapons effects on the ground has to do with superior technology which would have been impossible to do when the original film was created.
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