Tragically, Obi-Wan and Ahsoka were separated from Anakin at the moment he needed them most

Tragically, Obi-Wan and Ahsoka were separated from Anakin at the moment he needed them most

In one of the most significant arcs of The Clone Wars, the season three story on Mortis, Obi-Wan Kenobi tells Anakin Skywalker and Ahsoka Tano that, "We'll be fine, as long as we stay together." It wound up being a foreboding statement in that arc, as the trio was separated on Mortis and things went [...]

Dave Filoni explains why the Duel of the Fates is so significant, and it’s incredible

Dave Filoni explains why the Duel of the Fates is so significant, and it’s incredible

Dave Filoni understands Star Wars on an incredibly deep level, having learned personally from George Lucas and since going on to do some amazing storytelling. He branched out of animation to work on the live-action series The Mandalorian, on which he is an executive producer, director, and writer, and he has worked very closely with [...]

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Three things to know before watching the Siege of Mandalore!

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Three things to know before watching the Siege of Mandalore!

The Siege of Mandalore was recently released, marking the end of critically acclaimed series The Clone Wars. Spanning a feature film, seven seasons, and 133 episodes, the show tells the story of the Clone Wars we heard about all the way back in A New Hope. Along the way it gave us some of the [...]

The Clone Wars: Eleven easter eggs, tie-ins, and other parallels to Star Wars media in “Shattered”

The Clone Wars: Eleven easter eggs, tie-ins, and other parallels to Star Wars media in “Shattered”

For the first two episodes of the Siege of Mandalore arc of The Clone Wars, I have been pointing out some easter eggs, tie-ins, and other parallels to Star Wars material, as there seem to be plenty of them. I'm continuing that today by looking at just a few of the many parallels in the [...]

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Siege of Mandalore: “Shattered” review!

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Siege of Mandalore: “Shattered” review!

In the penultimate episode of the Siege of Mandalore and The Clone Wars as a whole, we run concurrent with the events of Revenge of the Sith - in heartbreaking fashion. It is another masterpiece of an episode, and even though there's still one episode left, I feel confident saying it's among the very best [...]

The Clone Wars: Eight easter eggs, tie-ins, and other parallels to Star Wars media from “The Phantom Apprentice”

The Clone Wars: Eight easter eggs, tie-ins, and other parallels to Star Wars media from “The Phantom Apprentice”

Last week I took a look at some of the connections and parallels with the first episode of the Siege of Mandalore arc, and I thought I'd do it again this week. I'm sure I'm missing tons of parallels and easter eggs, but here are eight that I noticed. 1. Timeline within Revenge of the [...]