Star Wars Resistance just showed us the aftermath of the Battle of D’Qar from The Last Jedi

Star Wars Resistance just showed us the aftermath of the Battle of D’Qar from The Last Jedi

It's always a big thrill when Star Wars content ties in so well to the films, and that's exactly what happened with the most recent episode of Star Wars Resistance. You can read my review of the episode here (it's one of my favorite episodes yet), but I want to delve more in-depth here to [...]

Star Wars Resistance: “A Quick Salvage Run” review

Star Wars Resistance: “A Quick Salvage Run” review

The second season of Star Wars Resistance is underway, and this week the second episode aired, entitled "A Quick Salvage Run." And whereas last week's season premiere was a bit of a slower start, things really picked up this week, making for a fantastic episode that fits in with the films perfectly. Let's dive in [...]

J.J. Abrams says there’s “more to the story” about Rey’s parents in The Rise of Skywalker

J.J. Abrams says there’s “more to the story” about Rey’s parents in The Rise of Skywalker

One of the big questions of the Star Wars sequel trilogy has been who Rey's parents are, and The Last Jedi gave us a satisfying answer to that: they're nobody significant. But it turns out, as is often the case in the Star Wars universe, that it might not be the entire story. That's what [...]

Why Kylo Ren’s repaired mask makes sense – and why it’s not a retcon of The Last Jedi

Why Kylo Ren’s repaired mask makes sense – and why it’s not a retcon of The Last Jedi

As Obi-Wan Kenobi taught us, many of the truths we cling to depend greatly on a certain point of view. And so, naturally, those who didn't like The Last Jedi and hope that J.J. Abrams will retcon it found 'evidences' in the teaser trailer for The Rise of Skywalker to support their claims.  Except the [...]

J.J. Abrams shouldn’t change Rey’s parents, because Rian Johnson’s answer is the best one

J.J. Abrams shouldn’t change Rey’s parents, because Rian Johnson’s answer is the best one

Recently there has been a lot of talk about whether J.J. Abrams in Episode IX will have a different answer about Rey's parentage than Rian Johnson did in The Last Jedi, fueled in part by Johnson saying that he would be ok with whatever direction Abrams takes it.  Recent comments by Abrams suggest that he's [...]

Rian Johnson’s comments about Episode IX may give us a subtle look at how he hoped fans would approach The Last Jedi

Rian Johnson’s comments about Episode IX may give us a subtle look at how he hoped fans would approach The Last Jedi

At CinemaCon recently, MTV caught up with Rian Johnson and asked him about several things Star Wars related, including his approach to upcoming Star Wars projects. Firstly, he was asked about approaching J.J. Abrams's Episode IX and how much he's involved with it. "No, I've had a couple conversations with him," Johnson said, "but I've [...]

A year later, The Last Jedi remains one of the best Star Wars films ever made

A year later, The Last Jedi remains one of the best Star Wars films ever made

It has now been a year since the release of The Last Jedi, the eighth installment of the Skywalker saga. Directed by Rian Johnson, the movie was met with near universal acclaim from critics, earning high praise as one of the best films in the saga.  That reaction was contrasted a bit by a very [...]