Star Wars Adventures episode pays tribute to General Leia Organa!

Star Wars Adventures episode pays tribute to General Leia Organa!

Star Wars Adventures recently returned for a second season, and I'll be exploring more about that in future articles. They're slowly rolling out new episodes on the Star Wars Kids Youtube channel each week, and they're pretty cool. But one in particular stood out to me so far, and it's the one about General Leia [...]

Star Wars: Galaxy of Adventures returns for a second season!

Star Wars: Galaxy of Adventures returns for a second season!

In an exciting bit of news, Star Wars: Galaxy of Adventures is returning with a second season! You can watch the trailer for the second season of the animated shorts here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=duMl_c5r_kk Galaxy of Adventures is a series of animated shorts (each around a minute long) that use music, voice lines, and other sound effects [...]

I’d love to see Galaxy of Adventures branch out beyond just the movies

I’d love to see Galaxy of Adventures branch out beyond just the movies

The Galaxy of Adventures shorts that Lucasfilm put out via the Star Wars Kids Youtube channel are absolutely amazing. Seriously. They're so great. These have been a massive hit, and it seems like they're received widespread praise (and rightfully so). Basically, these shorts have been all about taking scenes from the films and animating them, [...]

Latest Galaxy of Adventures short gives us a brief glimpse at Captain Rex fighting in the Battle of Endor!

Latest Galaxy of Adventures short gives us a brief glimpse at Captain Rex fighting in the Battle of Endor!

In Return of the Jedi, there is a character on Han Solo's strike team to the Forest Moon of Endor who has a white beard, and in legends he became known as Nik Sant.  But after Captain Rex was brought to Star Wars Rebels, fans noticed a striking resemblance.  As Rebels entered its fourth and [...]

Galaxy of Adventures clarifies why Boba Fett was at Jabba’s Palace in Return of the Jedi

Galaxy of Adventures clarifies why Boba Fett was at Jabba’s Palace in Return of the Jedi

I've made it no secret that I absolutley and unequivocally love the animated Galaxy of Adventures shorts that have been coming out on the Star Wars Kids Youtube channel for the last several months, and often these shorts add to our understanding of scenes by showing us a slightly different perspective. Recently, it seems that [...]

Latest Galaxy of Adventures short shows the Battle of Yavin from Han’s perspective

Latest Galaxy of Adventures short shows the Battle of Yavin from Han’s perspective

One of the most iconic moments in Star Wars happens in A New Hope, when the tiny Rebellion launches an attack against the massive Death Star in the desperate Battle of Yavin.  It ends with - spoiler alert - Luke Skywalker making the shot to destroy the battle station, but with a key assist from [...]

Only one Galaxy of Adventures short has been getting backlash. Predictably, it’s the one in which a woman is the hero

Only one Galaxy of Adventures short has been getting backlash. Predictably, it’s the one in which a woman is the hero

Recently, the Star Wars Kids Youtube page has been incrementally releasing lots of animated shorts that are absolutely fantastic.  This series, Galaxy of Adventures, adapts moments from the films and turns them into animation. These have been incredibly well-received... until recently.  And the reasoning for that is so blatantly horrifying and sexist that it's disappointing [...]