*** Be warned that there are significant spoilers ahead for Star Wars Jedi: Survivor. *** Star Wars Jedi: Survivor released recently, and I think it's one of the very best Star Wars games ever made. The gameplay itself is great, but it's also paired with a terrific story following these truly compelling characters. When we [...]
Category: Obi-Wan Kenobi
A second season of Obi-Wan Kenobi is not currently planned
There are tons of Star Wars projects currently in the works at Lucasfilm, but a second season of Obi-Wan Kenobi is not one of them. Fans have been wondering whether there would be more, which is why Variety asked Lucasfilm President Kathy Kennedy about it in an interview at Celebration recently. “That is not an [...]
Ranking my eight favorite episodes of Star Wars in 2022
The best of Star Wars in 2022: End of year awards!
It has been an incredible year for Star Wars fans. We got three live-action shows, an animated series, an animated Lego film, a Lego Star Wars game, a docu-series on ILM, and tons of books and comics. It also included the first Star Wars Celebration in years, and announcements about things to come. And, to [...]
Why Obi-Wan Kenobi not using Duel of the Fates actually makes sense
One of the top Star Wars highlights of the year was the Obi-Wan Kenobi series, which saw Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen return to their roles of Obi-Wan Kenobi and Anakin Skywalker/Darth Vader, and saw them face off twice more. The series was packed with connection to the Skywalker saga, so much so that it [...]
Obi-Wan Kenobi: A Jedi’s Return documentary is coming to Disney+ on September 8!
The return of Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen for Obi-Wan Kenobi was a pure delight, and now fans will get a chance to see behind the scenes about how it all happened. Obi-Wan Kenobi: A Jedi's Return will premiere on Disney+ on Thursday, September 8, giving audiences a look at how the show was made. [...]
Stuart Beattie says that in his draft of Obi-Wan Kenobi, Cody was going to have a big role and Obi-Wan was going to fight Luke Skywalker
In recent weeks, The Direct ran a series of articles on their interview with Stuart Beattie, who was originally hired by Lucasfilm to work on an Obi-Wan Kenobi project. Beattie worked on the project while it was still planned to be a movie, and he revealed that there was actually plans for a trilogy of [...]
Liam Neeson on his long-awaited return to Star Wars: “I certainly didn’t want anyone else playing Qui-Gon Jinn”
When Qui-Gon Jinn finally showed up in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series, it wasn't a surprise - but it was glorious. Jinn appeared in the show's final scene as a Force ghost, completing a season-long arc of Obi-Wan trying (and failing) to communicate with his long-dead master. Jinn discovered a way to return from the netherworld [...]
Behind the scenes featurette about Obi-Wan Kenobi released!
With the Obi-Wan Kenobi series having wrapped up, Star Wars recently released a short behind the scenes featurette about the series, giving us a chance to hear briefly from Deborah Chow, Ewan McGregor, Hayden Christensen, and Moses Ingram. https://twitter.com/starwars/status/1542222374929461248 The main focus of the minute and a half long clip is on the return of [...]
At one point the Obi-Wan Kenobi series was going to have Darth Vader kill Reva
Earlier this week, The Direct ran an article in which writer Stuart Beattie discussed the Obi-Wan Kenobi series. Beattie revealed that he was originally hired to write the script for the project when it was still a movie, and that he actually had three films in mind - the first of which is what became [...]