Will we see the Inquisitors use their flying lightsabers in Obi-Wan Kenobi?

Will we see the Inquisitors use their flying lightsabers in Obi-Wan Kenobi?

The Inquisitors are most known for their appearances in Star Wars Rebels, but they will soon reach a much larger audience in the Obi-Wan Kenobi series. And one thing to know about them from Rebels: they can use their spinning double-bladed lightsabers as helicopters and fly with them! It might sound absurd - and it [...]

Star Wars Celebration seems to be overlooking one of the major aspects of Star Wars storytelling this year

Star Wars Celebration seems to be overlooking one of the major aspects of Star Wars storytelling this year

Star Wars Celebration is taking place later this month, as the gathering of Star Wars fans will be held for the first time in over two years when it convenes in Anaheim from May 26-29. Unfortunately, however, not every area of the franchise will be equally represented. Every Celebration there are those who aren't able [...]

Hayden Christensen watched The Clone Wars and Rebels to help him prepare for his role in Obi-Wan Kenobi

Hayden Christensen watched The Clone Wars and Rebels to help him prepare for his role in Obi-Wan Kenobi

Since Hayden Christensen portrayed Anakin Skywalker in Attack of the Clones and Revenge of the Sith over fifteen years ago, a lot has happened to his character. Anakin was one of the main characters of The Clone Wars, and so Christensen decided to watch that animated series, along with Rebels, to prepare for returning to [...]

Rebels is a reminder that Lucasfilm needs to continue investing in animated shows

Rebels is a reminder that Lucasfilm needs to continue investing in animated shows

Today, fans of Star Wars Rebels are celebrating Rebels Remembered Day on social media, giving people the chance to talk once more about the beloved show - one that has become absolutely integral to so many elements of the current and future stories from the galaxy far, far away. I've written on a previous Rebels [...]

Rebels has quickly become incredibly essential viewing for Star Wars fans

Rebels has quickly become incredibly essential viewing for Star Wars fans

Star Wars Rebels contains some of the finest Star Wars storytelling we've ever seen. The animated series ran for four years and, despite being written off by some as a childish show for kids, reached some highs that rival the best of the best in the galaxy far, far away. With Dave Filoni as showrunner, [...]

One story the Obi-Wan Kenobi series doesn’t need to tell is a rematch with Maul, because that already happened in Star Wars Rebels

One story the Obi-Wan Kenobi series doesn’t need to tell is a rematch with Maul, because that already happened in Star Wars Rebels

Obi-Wan Kenobi is coming May 25 to Disney+, the return of a beloved hero and the return of Ewan McGregor to the iconic role. The series will also feature the return of Darth Vader, setting up for a climactic rematch between the two former friends. But in the days since the series officially got a [...]

The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 5 has a moment that parallels one of the greatest episodes of any Star Wars animated series

The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 5 has a moment that parallels one of the greatest episodes of any Star Wars animated series

In the most recent episode of The Book of Boba Fett, "Chapter 5: Return of the Mandalorian," we see Din Djarin learning more about the darksaber from the Armorer. Mandalorians know the saber well, as do Star Wars fans. The saber has received considerable attention in The Clone Wars and Rebels, being made by the [...]

Natasha Liu Bordizzo will star as Sabine Wren in the Ahsoka series!

Natasha Liu Bordizzo will star as Sabine Wren in the Ahsoka series!

Some exciting news dropped today from Deadline, reporting that Natasha Liu Bordizzo has been cast by Lucasfilm to bring Sabine Wren to live-action in the upcoming Ahsoka series! Other outlets have since confirmed the casting. We have known that Lucasfilm was looking to cast Sabine for this series, and they have now done so, with [...]

Report: Lucasfilm looking to cast Sabine Wren to star in Ahsoka series

Report: Lucasfilm looking to cast Sabine Wren to star in Ahsoka series

The long-rumored sequel to Star Wars Rebels may be happening after all, just in a different medium than previously expected. When Ahsoka, the live-action series starring fan-favorite Ahsoka Tano, was announced in December, fans began wondering if the series would tell the post-Rebels story of some of the beloved characters. The animated series ended with [...]