ANNOUNCEMENT: This forum has been archived and its community moved to the Star Wars Gamer forum. mark read register faq members calendar

Thread: Tierce (The Royal Guardsman) **Spoilers**
Thread Tools Display Modes
Post a new thread. Indicate all threads in this forum as read. Subscribe to this forum. RSS feed: this forum RSS feed: all forums
Old 01-24-2006, 03:45 PM   #1
The Source
@The Source
Rest In Peace
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 2,304
Contest winner - Modding 
Tierce (The Royal Guardsman) **Spoilers**

Tierce (The Royal Guardsman)
At the moment, I am reading 'Spector of the Past'. Unfortunately, I read 'Vision of the Future' first. This is a two part series that deals with 'Flim' a fake Thrawn. Hense, Flim-Flam... Now, Flim was just a pawn. In a story about what could have turned out to be another great character, Tierce was sold short of his potential.

Zhan should have spun everyone away from Thrawn, and create an even more threatening character in Trierce.

So, what makes Trierce so special?
1. He took advantage at an opportinity to gain power by manipulating his suroundings. His pawns. Even without being in power.

2. He was a former 'Royal Guardsman' of Lord Vader, and survived through the events of 'Return of the Jedi'. He knows military tactics, and knows how to work in the shadows.

3. He studied tactics under Thrawn, and served as one of his Stormtroopers. During his service to Thrawn, he never once tipped his hand about being apart of the 'Royal Guard'.

4. He brought life back into the Empire by convincing everone that Thrawn was still alive.

5. He is one of the most emotionless Imperials ever, and has the attitude of Boba Fett.

6. Because of his training and service as a "Royal Guardsman', he acts on instinct. Kills when necessary.

Who else was sold short of their potential as a major player in EU..?

R.I.P. to 'The Source' and 'MacCorp'
The Source is offline   you may:
Old 01-25-2006, 07:51 AM   #2
A Face from The Past
Astrotoy7's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2002
Posts: 10,283
Notable contributor  Helpful!  Folder extraordinaire  LFN Staff Member 
lolz. Kir Kanos > Tierce. In fact when I read about Tierce I groaned because I thought it was Zahn's lame ass way pf ripping of Kir Kanos and the awesome Crimson Empire series.

I would have loved Vergere to hang around, she stirred the pot in magnificent fashion. One could hust imagine how things would be like if she was still around to be Jacen's mentor.

also, a book that was published in 1998 doesnt really need a spoiler warning


Asinus asinum fricat

Last edited by Astrotoy7; 01-25-2006 at 08:09 AM.
Astrotoy7 is offline   you may:
Post a new thread. Indicate all threads in this forum as read. Subscribe to this forum. RSS feed: this forum RSS feed: all forums
Go Back   LucasForums > Network > LucasForums Archive > Star Wars > Forums > Expanded Universe > Tierce (The Royal Guardsman) **Spoilers**

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:03 PM.

LFNetwork, LLC ©2002-2015 - All rights reserved.
Powered by vBulletin®
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.