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 [...]

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

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

Gianni Aliotti, the Lighting and VX supervisor for The Clone Wars, said that this week's episode of the show would be the best we've ever seen. He was right. With "The Phantom Apprentice," we experienced part two of the long-awaited Siege of Mandalore arc, and it continued to absolutely amaze and blow away all expectations. [...]

The Rise of Skywalker novelization explains how Palpatine copied the secret to immorality from Plagueis… and that Luke thought it was a lie

The Rise of Skywalker novelization explains how Palpatine copied the secret to immorality from Plagueis… and that Luke thought it was a lie

One of the very interesting aspects of The Rise of Skywalker novelization, written by Rae Carson, was how it explained further Palpatine's return. I'll be writing about this more in-depth soon, but today I want to focus on this aspect of it: Darth Plagueis's secret to immortality was finally revealed! But first, let me ask [...]

Palpatine speaks to Kylo Ren in amazing new clip from The Rise of Skywalker!!!

Palpatine speaks to Kylo Ren in amazing new clip from The Rise of Skywalker!!!

Today, Star Wars decided that it might be better to try to hype up The Rise of Skywalker without bashing the previous installment (who would've thought?), and they did so by releasing a brand new clip of the upcoming film - and it's incredible! Though this clip was officially released on the Star Wars Facebook [...]

There’s something interesting about the lightning in The Rise of Skywalker footage

There’s something interesting about the lightning in The Rise of Skywalker footage

We're getting very close to the release of The Rise of Skywalker, when we'll finally have some answers as to what happens in the final chapter of the Skywalker saga! As we wait, though, I'm just spending my time analyzing every bit of footage we've gotten, and I noticed something that intrigued me regarding the [...]

Speculating on what the ancient Jedi prophecies in “Master and Apprentice” mean

Speculating on what the ancient Jedi prophecies in “Master and Apprentice” mean

The book "Master and Apprentice" by Claudia Gray gives us a great story set during Qui-Gon Jinn's days training Obi-Wan Kenobi, and it's a very enjoyable and interesting narrative. But one of the major points of the story is that of prophecy. We learn that Qui-Gon was fascinated by the Jedi prophecies just like Dooku, [...]

Age of Republic: Count Dooku comic shows Dooku confronting his Jedi past

Age of Republic: Count Dooku comic shows Dooku confronting his Jedi past

The Age of Republic comic line is coming to a close soon, with issues coming next month on Padme Amidala and General Grievous before the series shifts to Age of Rebellion.  I have genuinely enjoyed all of the Age of Republic comics so far, as they've told very fun stories with terrific artwork while delving [...]

Darth Maul learns an important lesson in latest Age of Republic comic

Darth Maul learns an important lesson in latest Age of Republic comic

The second issue of Star Wars: Age of Republic was recently released, this time focusing on Darth Maul.  The series, written by Jody Houser and illustrated by Luke Ross, focuses on a different character from the Republic (prequel) era of Star Wars. The first issue focused on Qui-Gon Jinn, while this issue focused on Darth [...]