The latest batch of Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures shorts were recently released, and like all the others, these are amazing. These three latest episodes are all set at Galaxy's Edge, at Black Spire Outpost on Batuu. So it's really cool how these short episodes are telling stories at Galaxy's Edge and about things that [...]
Category: Galaxy of Adventures
Star Wars: Galaxy of Adventures releases four episodes celebrating The Empire Strikes Back!
Galaxy of Adventures is an animated show that produces short videos animating some of the most iconic moments and characters of the Star Wars saga. These videos are terrific and really well-done, and they take dialogue and music from the films while providing an animated adaptation that's really good. And with the 40th anniversary of [...]
Star Wars Adventures episode pays tribute to General Leia Organa!
Star Wars Adventures recently returned for a second season, and I'll be exploring more about that in future articles. They're slowly rolling out new episodes on the Star Wars Kids Youtube channel each week, and they're pretty cool. But one in particular stood out to me so far, and it's the one about General Leia [...]
Star Wars: Galaxy of Adventures returns for a second season!
In an exciting bit of news, Star Wars: Galaxy of Adventures is returning with a second season! You can watch the trailer for the second season of the animated shorts here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duMl_c5r_kk Galaxy of Adventures is a series of animated shorts (each around a minute long) that use music, voice lines, and other sound effects [...]
I’d love to see Galaxy of Adventures branch out beyond just the movies
The Galaxy of Adventures shorts that Lucasfilm put out via the Star Wars Kids Youtube channel are absolutely amazing. Seriously. They're so great. These have been a massive hit, and it seems like they're received widespread praise (and rightfully so). Basically, these shorts have been all about taking scenes from the films and animating them, [...]
Latest Galaxy of Adventures short gives us a brief glimpse at Captain Rex fighting in the Battle of Endor!
Galaxy of Adventures clarifies why Boba Fett was at Jabba’s Palace in Return of the Jedi
I've made it no secret that I absolutley and unequivocally love the animated Galaxy of Adventures shorts that have been coming out on the Star Wars Kids Youtube channel for the last several months, and often these shorts add to our understanding of scenes by showing us a slightly different perspective. Recently, it seems that [...]
Latest Galaxy of Adventures short shows the Battle of Yavin from Han’s perspective
One of the most iconic moments in Star Wars happens in A New Hope, when the tiny Rebellion launches an attack against the massive Death Star in the desperate Battle of Yavin. It ends with - spoiler alert - Luke Skywalker making the shot to destroy the battle station, but with a key assist from [...]
Only one Galaxy of Adventures short has been getting backlash. Predictably, it’s the one in which a woman is the hero
Recently, the Star Wars Kids Youtube page has been incrementally releasing lots of animated shorts that are absolutely fantastic. This series, Galaxy of Adventures, adapts moments from the films and turns them into animation. These have been incredibly well-received... until recently. And the reasoning for that is so blatantly horrifying and sexist that it's disappointing [...]
Breaking down the second batch of Star Wars: Galaxy of Adventures shorts – and they’re even better than the first group!
In early December, several new Galaxy of Adventures shorts were released on the Star Wars Kids Youtube channel. I watched them at the time, but for whatever reason I didn't get around to writing about them until now. But here's the reality: these shorts are absolutely amazing. Seriously, they're great. If you haven't seen them [...]