They’re awesome. Going to have to check out that Star Wars Legacy comic.
Regarding the dilemma you mentioned in your blog post, about whether to turn your universe into Star Wars or redefine your not-Imperial Knights as something else, I hope you’ll go for the latter. I don’t have any ideas right now but I’d be interested to see what kind of identity and backstory you’d come up with for them. That’s what the fun of world-building is all about