Why won’t Bo-Katan just take the darksaber in The Mandalorian?

Why won’t Bo-Katan just take the darksaber in The Mandalorian?

There were a lot of questions raised about the season two finale of The Mandalorian. One of them that I've seen people asking frequently is this: "Why wouldn't Bo-Katan simply take the darksaber?" Here's the scene that unfolds in the latest episode of The Mandalorian: Bo-Katan agrees to help Din Djarin rescue Grogu, but insists [...]

Dave Filoni: It’s “possible” that Rebels epilogue happens after The Mandalorian

Dave Filoni: It’s “possible” that Rebels epilogue happens after The Mandalorian

When last we saw Ahsoka Tano, it was in the epilogue to Rebels, where after the fall of the Empire Ahsoka traveled to Lothal to recruit Sabine Wren to head off in search of Ezra Bridger. That was the last we had seen of her until Chapter 13 of The Mandalorian, when Din Djarin and [...]

With one line, The Mandalorian blew the possibilities for future Star Wars storytelling wide open

With one line, The Mandalorian blew the possibilities for future Star Wars storytelling wide open

All it took was one line. In Chapter 13 of The Mandalorian, we saw Ahsoka Tano come to live-action for the first time ever, rightfully drawing most of the attention. But another fan-favorite character was mentioned for the first time ever in live-action, and I don't think it's overstating things to say that one line [...]

Ten stories from The Clone Wars and Rebels to watch to get to know Ahsoka Tano

Ten stories from The Clone Wars and Rebels to watch to get to know Ahsoka Tano

With Ahsoka Tano the focus of a lot of attention right now, I wrote an introduction to who she is. But I would also really strongly encourage you to check out both The Clone Wars and Rebels, as both animated series are absolutely fantastic, and explore the character much more in-depth. I really encourage you [...]

The origin of those spiders in The Mandalorian have a long history in Star Wars

The origin of those spiders in The Mandalorian have a long history in Star Wars

I don't like spiders. So, of course, when they showed up in Chapter 10 of The Mandalorian, they were enough to creep me out. That's for sure! But they also made me happy, because those spiders have a long history in Star Wars, dating back to Ralph McQuarrie, but this is the first time they've [...]