May 25 will mark the 40th anniversary of Return of the Jedi, the thrilling conclusion to the original Star Wars trilogy. And like with the 40th anniversary celebrations of A New Hope and The Empire Strikes Back before it, there will be a book written telling stories from all different perspectives. From A Certain Point [...]
Star Wars Celebration 2023 panels and livestream announced!
We're a month away from Star Wars Celebration Europe 2023, which will be taking place April 7-10 in London. Star Wars recently announced the full list of panels that will be featured at the popular fan convention. The biggest headliner of them all will kick off Celebration, much like last year, with the Lucasfilm's Studio [...]
The Mandalorian’s new droid, R5-D4, has a long history in Star Wars that might surprise you
In the latest episode of The Mandalorian, "The Mines of Mandalore," a new droid entered the picture, with Din Djarin getting an astromech from Peli Motto on Tatooine. He initially journeyed to the planet in search of a memory chip for an IG droid, hoping to finish rebuilding IG-11. But that's the rare part that [...]
The Mandalorian: What the ending of “The Mines of Mandalore” means, and why it could be such a big deal for the series
The latest episode of The Mandalorian, "Chapter 18: The Mines of Mandalore", was an epic exploration of Mandalore and its culture through the lens of Din Djarin and Bo-Katan Kryze. It contained some thrilling moments, wrapped up some story threads, and hinted at plenty of others. One of the big questions exiting the episode is [...]
Star Wars: The Bad Batch: “The Outpost” review
Whenever The Bad Batch focuses on the clones, and Crosshair, you know it's going to be a great episode. And "The Outpost", the latest episode from the series, is no exception. In fact, I think it's one of the very strongest episodes yet for a show that really seems to be hitting its stride. It's [...]
The Mandalorian: Chapter 18 review!
The Mandalorian is back today, and it's a huge episode. Literally. After the season three premiere set up plenty of story threads, the second episode picks up on the biggest thread of them all, and does so in a major way. This episode was fantastic, and there's not really much I can say up front [...]
Star Wars films from Patty Jenkins, Kevin Feige are reportedly no longer in development
On Friday, April 7, Lucasfilm will kick off Star Wars Celebration Europe with the Lucasfilm Studio Showcase, in which they will highlight The Mandalorian, Andor, and more, and the company presumably will also announce upcoming theatrical films then as well. It has long been assumed, and has more recently been reported, that Lucasfilm will be [...]
Jon Favreau tries to clarify how long Grogu was with Luke, and why he’s back with the Mandalorian now
Shortly before The Mandalorian season 3 premiered, showrunner Jon Favreau created a stir amongst Star Wars fans by casually mentioning a timeline that caught pretty much everyone by surprise: he seemed to say that Grogu was actually training with Luke Skywalker for two years. His comments weren't entirely clear, so Variety attempted to find out [...]
Why is Mount Tantiss so significant?
At the end of the first season of The Bad Batch, we saw a brand new planet where the Empire brought the imprisoned Kaminoan scientist Nala Se for further cloning work. It seemed awfully familiar, and sure enough, the episode guide confirmed it: the location was Mount Tantiss, on the planet Weyland. That might not [...]
Who is Clone Commando Scorch in The Bad Batch?
The latest episode of The Bad Batch, "Metamorphosis," saw the return of Clone Commandos after they first appeared in the series toward the end of season one. One of the Commandos looked familiar, but in the credits of this most recent episode it was confirmed that this clone is, in fact, Scorch. But if you're [...]