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, [...]
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 [...]
We now know why Bo-Katan Kryze couldn’t just take the darksaber from Din Djarin in The Mandalorian
In the season two finale of The Mandalorian, Din Djarin defeated Moff Gideon in combat, winning the darksaber in the process. Unbeknownst to Mando, however, this created immediate tension between him and Bo-Katan Kryze, who wanted the saber. Djarin's only concern had been rescuing Grogu, so he offers the darksaber freely to Bo-Katan - but [...]
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 [...]