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Submitted by SquishyGorilla 1091d ago | article

Inside the Battle of Hoth

Wired: "How did the Galactic Empire ever cement its hold on the Star Wars Universe? The war machine built by Emperor Palpatine and run by Darth Vader is a spectacularly bad fighting force, as evidenced by all of the pieces of Death Star littering space. But of all the Empire’s failures, none is a more spectacular military fiasco than the Battle of Hoth at the beginning of The Empire Strikes Back." (Culture)

SITH  +   1089d ago
Vader could have very well felt the presence of Luke on hoth through the force. That would explain his desire to lead an attack on the surface.

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