The Best of Star Wars in the Disney era: Handing out some awards!

The Best of Star Wars in the Disney era: Handing out some awards!

With the Skywalker Saga and The Clone Wars both having recently wrapped up, it feels in many ways like the first chapter of the Disney Star Wars era has concluded. And while there's a cynical group of fans who will ridicule the era, it has been the golden era of Star Wars, with an incredibly [...]

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 [...]

Tragically, Obi-Wan and Ahsoka were separated from Anakin at the moment he needed them most

Tragically, Obi-Wan and Ahsoka were separated from Anakin at the moment he needed them most

In one of the most significant arcs of The Clone Wars, the season three story on Mortis, Obi-Wan Kenobi tells Anakin Skywalker and Ahsoka Tano that, "We'll be fine, as long as we stay together." It wound up being a foreboding statement in that arc, as the trio was separated on Mortis and things went [...]

What happened to Ahsoka Tano, Rex, and Maul after the Siege of Mandalore?

What happened to Ahsoka Tano, Rex, and Maul after the Siege of Mandalore?

If you have watched the Siege of Mandalore, which gives a fitting and final end to The Clone Wars, you might be wondering what happens next. Specifically, what happens to some of the main characters. What happens to Ahsoka Tano? What happens to Captain Rex? What happens to Maul? Well, luckily for you, we actually [...]

Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian: Episode 1 review: “We wouldn’t be able to do this show without Dave Filoni”

Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian: Episode 1 review: “We wouldn’t be able to do this show without Dave Filoni”

On Monday, the first episode of Disney Gallery: Star Wars: The Mandalorian premiered! This show gives a behind-the-scenes look at the making of the first season of The Mandalorian, which is the very first live-action Star Wars TV show! I'll be reviewing these episodes, and that begins with this premiere: which was all about the [...]

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Three things to know before watching the Siege of Mandalore!

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Three things to know before watching the Siege of Mandalore!

The Siege of Mandalore was recently released, marking the end of critically acclaimed series The Clone Wars. Spanning a feature film, seven seasons, and 133 episodes, the show tells the story of the Clone Wars we heard about all the way back in A New Hope. Along the way it gave us some of the [...]

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Siege of Mandalore: “Victory and Death” review!

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Siege of Mandalore: “Victory and Death” review!

Today, The Clone Wars came to an end. In celebration of Star Wars Day (May the 4th), the final episode of the acclaimed series debuted on Disney+, and it wrapped up not just the Siege of Mandalore arc but the entire show. It's as perfect of an ending as we could have imagined, and it [...]

The Clone Wars: Eleven easter eggs, tie-ins, and other parallels to Star Wars media in “Shattered”

The Clone Wars: Eleven easter eggs, tie-ins, and other parallels to Star Wars media in “Shattered”

For the first two episodes of the Siege of Mandalore arc of The Clone Wars, I have been pointing out some easter eggs, tie-ins, and other parallels to Star Wars material, as there seem to be plenty of them. I'm continuing that today by looking at just a few of the many parallels in the [...]

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 [...]