Rey’s heritage remained a mystery up until the last installment of the new trilogy when it was revealed she was a descendant of the Emperor himself. John Boyega DESTROYS Theory That Rey is More Powerful Than Anakin - Duration: 6:45. RELATED: We Are What They Grow Beyond: 10 Of Yoda's Most Iconic Quotes. That will be so cool to happen because Rey is already more powerful without a training than Ren who have years of training. This information … At any rate, the reason that Rey is so inherently powerful with the force is because she is a meduim for it. Jedi Council Forums. “There is no escape. Didn’t watch the movies? Rey is an immensely powerful Force user with unique natural prowess akin to Anakin Skywalker himself. Or "No way is Rey more powerful than THEM. She had a year of training from a half-baked Jedi. The only reason why Rey was as powerful as she was, was because of gender politics and Kathleen Kennedy just had to push Rey to being the “next big thing”. Anakin is hailed as the "chosen one" throughout the prequels due to his innate Force-related abilities (and abundance of midichlorians), and Rey fulfils a similar role in the newer installments. RELATED: Star Wars: 10 Unanswered Questions We Still Have About The Jedi. Obi-Wan Kenobi is a legendary Jedi, a talented swordsman, skilled in the Force, and crucial to the Galaxy, but he is no Yoda. RELATED: Star Wars: Every Light Side Force User, Ranked By Intelligence. The Priestesses represented the connection between the Living Force and the Cosmic Force. Bullshit or otherwise, whether she believes it or not, she's doing her job by promoting the film and the character she's playing. Yoda encountered the Priestesses on his journey of discovery, reflection, and knowledge as he sought to become wiser and more attuned to the Force. Tier: 9-A naturally. 3 ANAKIN - More Ruthless That aside, rey being so powerful could show that anakin wasnt the actual chosen one. What Darth Vader Did in His Free Time - Duration: 4:41. Yes, Yoda escaped a batter from Palpatine in Revenge Of The Sith, but Palpatine attempted to escape multiple times, Yoda left unscathed, and Palpatine had the high ground (not a joke) and better positioning. She's had a lifetime of more experience adapting and surviving than they did when their journey's began. That does not compare with over nine-hundred years of lightsaber skill - of which Rey is talented but not near the very top - and … She had a year of training from a half-baked Jedi. Actress hired to promote movie she's currently in goes on a press tour and and gives answers that circle back to her movie and character. Plo Koon was immensely wise, and the best pilot on the Council save for Anakin. Gee. R1: anakin handily R2: amped rey is very powerful but mortis anakin could subdue force entities of dark and light at the same time not even revived force storm throwing sheev is close to that . Finn Actor Says Anakin Skywalker Is a Better Jedi Than Rey & Kylo, Huge Debate Ensues. Kit Fisto was proficient with a lightsaber, one of the most skilled on the Council, in fact. John Boyega has shared his opinion that Anakin Skywalker is more powerful than both Rey and Kylo Ren. NEXT: Star Wars: 5 Prequel Characters Who Grew A Lot (& 5 Who Didn't), All the latest gaming news, game reviews and trailers. Meanwhile, Windu is almost underrated in his Force powers, showing skills in the new canon that were unseen beforehand. After the events of Return of the Jedi, it's a safe bet that Luke became even more powerful than Vader and would've been able to overpower Vader with even more ease if he needed to. Anakin and Windu have had over a decade of training and 3 years of war experience in an era where the Jedi order’s skills were described as … Anakin was very powerful, but what fascinates me more is not his level of power, but his level of connection to the galaxy as a whole. The Boards Are Now Reopened For Business: READ THIS: your ability to post here depends upon it.. See the new rules thread here. There is plenty more scaling that puts Anakin on the level of, if not above the likes of Rey and I'm willing to make use of it if you wish. If Rey is more powerful than Luke, the only way to explain it is that somehow she's Anakin 2.0 and that's dumb. The pair were immortal under the condition of their Father being alive, and they are free from getting hurt by the Dagger of Mortis. Ki-Adi Mundi was another terrific warrior. Each of Yoda and Palpatine's power in lightsaber combat and the Force is unknown to a full extent; both have also shown immense power after death. Rather than be the Anakin "chosen one" she's more like Neo from the Matrix or Vash the Stampede from Trigun. After seeing the latest spot, let's be real - she's way more powerful than Anakin. In the few days since the Battle of Starkiller Base, she progressed from needing to attempt the mind trick several times before succeeding, to moving dozens of heavy rocks at once and she was able to match Ren in a Force-wrestle for a lightsaber. At the moment, they remain equal due to Yoda's vast experience, lightsaber prowess, and power as a Force Spirit to manipulate the Force. Genuine actress just trying to do a good job promoting a film that she worked hard on: Answers the same dumbass questions from stupid interviewers all day long, The Star Wars fandom: OMG SHE'S SO WRONG HOW DARE SHE! The biggest thing keeping him from topping this list is that even with his training and control of the force, he was still unable to defeat Emperor Palpatine. Discussion has raged among fans about Rey’s powers since she arrived in the franchise, with some claiming that … She's also frankly way more powerful than Luke from what we've seen so far in canon. Boyega, who is reprising his role as Finn in The Rise of Skywalker, took to Twitter to reveal his allegiance on Wednesday, as he publically responded to a CBR article that claimed, "Rey is a better Jedi than Anakin or Luke." There is plenty more scaling that puts Anakin on the level of, if not above the likes of Rey and I'm willing to make use of it if you wish. So yeah, she is by the will of Disney's script writers can be more powerful then anyone. Where, canonically, does it say or show that Rey is more powerful than Anakin or Windu? Here is how he fares compared to others. Native to Mortis and attuned to the Force, unlike nearly all others, the Son and the Daughter are part of the God-like Force Wielder species known as "the Ones.". For instance, Finn's, Poe's and Leia's reaction to the reveal that Rey and Ben Solo are attached was much more measured than the Jedi's dramatically over the top judgment in the time of Anakin. Emperor Palpatine said Anakin Skywalker, who was willed to life by the Force, could be more powerful than any Jedi. Of course she is right. Filled with some legendary Jedi, the Jedi Council may get criticism for a variety of reasons, but there is no denying the power of a lot of its members. If you don’t like it, watch Thor or Iron Man. Now, before you go grabbing your pitchforks and yelling, "But the timeline doesn't make sense! She is one of the new characters of the series, and is the main protagonist of the sequel films, having debuted in Episode Vll: The Force Awakens. The most remarkable thing about Anakin is that he is intimately tied to the universe, and whatever state or period he is in in his life, the films mirror that in their depiction of the galaxy. John Boyega has claimed Anakin Skywalker is a better Jedi than Rey. However, the reason why he did not reach the level of Master Yoda is that he never fulfilled that potential. Of course Rey can adapt to using the Force for her survival more quickly than Luke or Anakin. Rey is no Jedi. Just as with the Son and the Daughter, it is unfair to expect Yoda or any living mortal being to get compared to the Father. Anakin and Windu have had over a decade of training and 3 years of war experience in an era where the Jedi order’s skills were described as “in the golden age”. But, she's not way more powerful than Kylo Ren. Rey had a better understanding of her power and was able to control it before it goes out of hand. Comic Book Resources recently claimed that a new prequel comic to The Rise of Skywalker positions Rey as a more powerful Jedi than either Luke or Anakin Skywalker. Rey is typical mariesue. Cookies help us deliver our Services. But she has not reached the levels of many Jedi Masters yet. Ha! Reys lightsaber skills are the worst of them all is all I can say. It’s an assertion that John Boyega took issue with. Correct. Rey, in many ways, is like Anakin; a reaction to the Dark Side’s shadow, countering it. While she destroyed Palpatine, she did so with aid from past Jedi. Discussion has raged among fans about Rey’s powers since she arrived in the franchise, with some claiming that … The official poll on the Star Wars website is quite close in terms of percentages but after over 10,000 votes have been cast, the fans have voted for Anakin as being more powerful than … That does not compare with over nine-hundred years of lightsaber skill - of which Rey is talented but not near the very top - and Force study - of which again, Rey is talented, but not at the top of the list where Yoda resides. However, Yoda is exceptionally proficient with a lightsaber, and his advanced age prevented a full-on dive into his abilities. Combining the Skywalker bloodline with the proper foundation could make Rey the most powerful of them all. 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