The Bad Batch really is a follow-up series to the final season of The Clone Wars

The Bad Batch really is a follow-up series to the final season of The Clone Wars

The seventh season of The Clone Wars was a triumphant return and finale of the beloved series, serving as the crowning achievement of Lucasfilm animation and the popular show. But it's also becoming more and more apparent that it's the direct predecessor to the latest animated Star Wars show, The Bad Batch. I remember all [...]

Dave Filoni was quietly promoted to Executive Creative Director at Lucasfilm last summer!

Dave Filoni was quietly promoted to Executive Creative Director at Lucasfilm last summer!

Dave Filoni was quietly promoted to Executive Creative Director at Lucasfilm last summer, a company rep confirmed to Variety. The Lucasfilm website was just updated this week with the new job title for Filoni, and he is now listed among the senior leadership for the entire company, on the level with studio vice presidents. And [...]

Rian Johnson apparently wants to direct an episode of The Mandalorian!

Rian Johnson apparently wants to direct an episode of The Mandalorian!

The Mandalorian has attracted incredible directing talent during its first two seasons, and it has proven to be an introduction to directing Star Wars for most of them. Outside of Dave Filoni, all of the directors have been newcomers to telling Star Wars stories at Lucasfilm when joining the show. But is it also possible [...]

The best of Star Wars in 2020: End of year awards!

The best of Star Wars in 2020: End of year awards!

This year has certainly been a crazy one for everyone, that's for sure! And it also marked a notable change for Star Wars: it was the first year not to have a theatrically released film since 2014! But we still got a ton of content from a galaxy far, far away, including a couple of [...]

Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian: “Making of Season 2” review!

Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian: “Making of Season 2” review!

For the first season of The Mandalorian, we got a fantastic docu-series exploring the making of the first ever live-action Star Wars show. Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian had eight incredible episodes that gave us a behind-the-scenes look at the show, and the series returned for season two! This time around, it was a one-hour special [...]

Like Dave Filoni as a live-action director? Thank George Lucas, Kathy Kennedy, and Rian Johnson!

Like Dave Filoni as a live-action director? Thank George Lucas, Kathy Kennedy, and Rian Johnson!

I mean this statement as no disrespect to other storytellers, but I have long said that Dave Filoni is the very best Star Wars storyteller out there right now. He apprenticed under George Lucas for years, working very closely with the Star Wars creator on The Clone Wars, and it shows. Filoni's grasp of the [...]

Dave Filoni is currently in the process of writing the Ahsoka series

Dave Filoni is currently in the process of writing the Ahsoka series

Even with no theatrical releases until 2023, is a ton of Star Wars content coming over the next few years. The Mandalorian just wrapped up an incredible second season and will begin production on season three soon - right after production wraps up on The Book of Boba Fett, a new spinoff series coming December [...]

The Book of Boba Fett will be the next chapter to release, but will be followed soon after by The Mandalorian season three

The Book of Boba Fett will be the next chapter to release, but will be followed soon after by The Mandalorian season three

In a post-credits scene during the season two finale of The Mandalorian, a brand new spinoff show was announced: The Book of Boba Fett, coming December 2021! This is very exciting, and as expected, we got more information today about this series, including a logo. According to the official Star Wars release, this series "will [...]