Composer Natalie Holt explains why she hasn’t used any familiar Star Wars themes in Obi-Wan Kenobi so far

Composer Natalie Holt explains why she hasn’t used any familiar Star Wars themes in Obi-Wan Kenobi so far

One of the most curious aspects of the Obi-Wan Kenobi series is the lack of familiar musical themes and cues, given that the story is all about instantly familiar Star Wars characters. It's made even more curious by the fact that the show and its marketing leaned in heavily to the nostalgia of the prequel [...]

The reaction to Obi-Wan Kenobi is another reminder that Star Wars fans need to better understand how storytelling unfolds over the course of a series

The reaction to Obi-Wan Kenobi is another reminder that Star Wars fans need to better understand how storytelling unfolds over the course of a series

In Obi-Wan Kenobi Part 5 we got several answers to some key questions that had been raised earlier in the series, and I think it also provides a chance for us to discuss how Star Wars fans have responded so far to the show - and what we can learn from it. Namely, that I [...]

Obi-Wan Kenobi is apparently getting a very limited theatrical release, marking an interesting new step for Star Wars

Obi-Wan Kenobi is apparently getting a very limited theatrical release, marking an interesting new step for Star Wars

The six-episode Obi-Wan Kenobi series will wrap up next Wednesday, June 22, on Disney+ with the finale, but it looks like a select few fans will be able to see it that day on the big screen as well. On the Cineplex website, there's a new listing for "Obi-Wan Kenobi - Entire Season and Q&A" [...]

Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen reflect on their time filming the prequel trilogy and returning for Obi-Wan Kenobi

Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen reflect on their time filming the prequel trilogy and returning for Obi-Wan Kenobi

On the same day that Obi-Wan Kenobi Part 4 released (which is surely just coincidental timing...), Star Wars released a fun short video of Ewan McGregor and Hayden Christensen reflecting on their time being involved in the saga. They talked about moments from the prequel trilogy, as well as what it was like to return [...]

Obi-Wan Kenobi Part 4 evokes major Jedi: Fallen Order vibes, which is awesome

Obi-Wan Kenobi Part 4 evokes major Jedi: Fallen Order vibes, which is awesome

In Obi-Wan Kenobi Part 4, as members of The Path talk with Kenobi about the Fortress Inquisitorious on Nur and ways to infiltrate it, Sully mentions that, "The truth is, nobody knows what it looks like in there." But that's actually not true. The statement suggests that Cal Kestis is not known by this particular [...]

What is up with that tomb in the Fortress Inquisitorious in Obi-Wan Kenobi?

What is up with that tomb in the Fortress Inquisitorious in Obi-Wan Kenobi?

In Obi-Wan Kenobi Part 4, it is said that no one knows what secrets the Empire is hiding in the Fortress Inquisitorious on Nur, in the Mustafar system. But as Kenobi and Tala infiltrate the base, Obi-Wan stumbles upon the secrets that are hidden there: a large room filled with tons of bodies of presumably [...]