Why won’t Bo-Katan just take the darksaber in The Mandalorian?

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 [...]

Dave Filoni: It’s “possible” that Rebels epilogue happens after The Mandalorian

Dave Filoni: It’s “possible” that Rebels epilogue happens after The Mandalorian

When last we saw Ahsoka Tano, it was in the epilogue to Rebels, where after the fall of the Empire Ahsoka traveled to Lothal to recruit Sabine Wren to head off in search of Ezra Bridger. That was the last we had seen of her until Chapter 13 of The Mandalorian, when Din Djarin and [...]

Ten stories from The Clone Wars and Rebels to watch to get to know Ahsoka Tano

Ten stories from The Clone Wars and Rebels to watch to get to know Ahsoka Tano

With Ahsoka Tano the focus of a lot of attention right now, I wrote an introduction to who she is. But I would also really strongly encourage you to check out both The Clone Wars and Rebels, as both animated series are absolutely fantastic, and explore the character much more in-depth. I really encourage you [...]

The origin of those spiders in The Mandalorian have a long history in Star Wars

The origin of those spiders in The Mandalorian have a long history in Star Wars

I don't like spiders. So, of course, when they showed up in Chapter 10 of The Mandalorian, they were enough to creep me out. That's for sure! But they also made me happy, because those spiders have a long history in Star Wars, dating back to Ralph McQuarrie, but this is the first time they've [...]

Sam Witwer says Dave Filoni’s live-action experience came in handy during final arc of The Clone Wars

Sam Witwer says Dave Filoni’s live-action experience came in handy during final arc of The Clone Wars

In a recent interview with SW Holocron Blog, Sam Witwer discussed a number of different aspects of Star Wars, including how Dave Filoni's live-action experience came in handy on the final arc of The Clone Wars: “Funny enough, Dave Filoni’s live action experience definitely played into this final arc, because this final arc is more [...]