Shortly before The Mandalorian season 3 premiered, showrunner Jon Favreau created a stir amongst Star Wars fans by casually mentioning a timeline that caught pretty much everyone by surprise: he seemed to say that Grogu was actually training with Luke Skywalker for two years. His comments weren't entirely clear, so Variety attempted to find out [...]
Category: The Book of Boba Fett
Yes, The Book of Boba Fett is essential viewing before The Mandalorian season 3, and that’s ok
With the premiere of The Mandalorian season 3 fast approaching, there has been a decent bit of chatter online about how some episodes of The Book of Boba Fett are necessary viewing before the season starts. That is true, of course, with episodes 5 and 6 in particular being pivotal stories and moments in the [...]
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 [...]
Behind-the-scenes video released showcasing the visual effects used by ILM on The Book of Boba Fett
Industrial Light & Magic has received a good amount of well-deserved attention recently thanks to the Light & Magic documentary, and their excellent work continues to this day. ILM provided the visual effects for The Book of Boba Fett, for instance, and they recently posted an eight-minute video on Youtube about providing some of the [...]
The Book of Boba Fett and Visions both receive Emmy nominations
The 74th annual Emmy Awards will be given out this fall, and Star Wars will be well-represented, with both The Book of Boba Fett and Visions receiving nominations for awards. The Book of Boba Fett was nominated for four awards: Outstanding Special Visual Effects in a Season or a Movie (Richard Bluff, Abbigail Keller, Paul [...]
Pedro Pascal teases the Mandalorian’s growing relationship with Grogu: “who will be protecting who?”
The galaxy's most adorable duo is reunited once more, as Din Djarin and Grogu are back together. That might confuse some fans of The Mandalorian when season 3 rolls around next February, as when we last saw them at the end of season 2 they were saying goodbye, with Luke Skywalker taking Grogu to train [...]
Disney Gallery: The Book of Boba Fett review!
Last week, in celebration of May the 4th, Disney+ released Disney Gallery: The Book of Boba Fett, an hour-long special detailing the behind-the-scenes of the making of The Book of Boba Fett. The special included interviews with Jon Favreau, Dave Filoni, Kathy Kennedy, Robert Rodriguez, Temuera Morrison, Ming-Na Wen, Mark Hamill, and more as it [...]
Disney Gallery: The Book of Boba Fett will be released on Disney+ on Star Wars Day!
Luke Skywalker’s Jedi Temple that we see being built in The Book of Boba Fett is, in fact, the same one seen in The Last Jedi
In The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 6, "From the Desert Comes a Stranger," we saw a number of droids busy at work building the beginnings of Luke Skywalker's Jedi Temple. Both Ahsoka and Luke mention that Grogu would be the first student at this new school, this Jedi Academy (which turns out not to [...]