Admiral Ackbar’s son, Aftab Ackbar, joined the Resistance after his father’s death

Admiral Ackbar’s son, Aftab Ackbar, joined the Resistance after his father’s death

The four-issue comic Star Wars Allegiance that came out this fall as part of the Journey to The Rise of Skywalker was a bit disappointing, as it didn't give us quite as much insight into the post-The Last Jedi world as it was presumed to and remained fairly bland. But there was something pretty cool [...]

We now have a much better idea of the timeline of the lead-up to the Star Wars sequel trilogy

We now have a much better idea of the timeline of the lead-up to the Star Wars sequel trilogy

Now that the sequel trilogy has concluded, we're finally getting a lot more clarity as to the timeline of what was happening in-between Return of the Jedi and The Force Awakens, particularly as it pertains to the events and characters of the sequel trilogy. Thankfully, Pablo Hidalgo's Visual Dictionary for The Rise of Skywalker places [...]

The best of Star Wars in 2019: End of year awards!

The best of Star Wars in 2019: End of year awards!

With 2019 over, let’s take a look back at the best moments from Star Wars over the past calendar year, giving out several awards.  We’ll hand out the hardware for best film, best show, best book, best comic, best comic arc, best episode, best game, best song, best hero, best villain, best performance, biggest surprise, [...]

Breaking down the “Adventure” TV spot for The Rise of Skywalker!

Breaking down the “Adventure” TV spot for The Rise of Skywalker!

On Tuesday, Star Wars released yet another TV spot for The Rise of Skywalker, and this too contains new footage we hadn't seen previously. Check it out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9E4yxmserwg Like we've been doing, let's take a look at the new shots included in this trailer, and I'll speculate on what it could mean where applicable. [...]