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 [...]

Star Wars releases behind-the-scenes video showing Ray Park doing motion-capture for The Clone Wars fight!

Star Wars releases behind-the-scenes video showing Ray Park doing motion-capture for The Clone Wars fight!

In the most recent episode of The Clone Wars, "The Phantom Apprentice", we saw Ahsoka and Maul face off. It was one of the most incredible duels the show has done, and one of the things that made it extra special was not just that it has been heavily-anticipated but that Ray Park actually brought [...]

That scene between Obi-Wan Kenobi and Ahsoka Tano is heartbreaking for so many reasons

That scene between Obi-Wan Kenobi and Ahsoka Tano is heartbreaking for so many reasons

*Spoilers are ahead for "The Phantom Apprentice* In "Old Friends Not Forgotten," the relationship between Obi-Wan Kenobi and Ahsoka Tano appeared a bit frosty, and understandably so. But in "The Phantom Apprentice," Ahsoka Tano speaks with Obi-Wan Kenobi one more time, and it's a far more heart-felt, and heart-wrenching, conversation.  It's a heartbreaking scene, and [...]

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Siege of Mandalore: “The Phantom Apprentice” review!

Star Wars: The Clone Wars: The Siege of Mandalore: “The Phantom Apprentice” review!

Gianni Aliotti, the Lighting and VX supervisor for The Clone Wars, said that this week's episode of the show would be the best we've ever seen. He was right. With "The Phantom Apprentice," we experienced part two of the long-awaited Siege of Mandalore arc, and it continued to absolutely amaze and blow away all expectations. [...]

The Clone Wars lighting and VX supervisor says “The Phantom Apprentice” is the best episode we’ve seen

The Clone Wars lighting and VX supervisor says “The Phantom Apprentice” is the best episode we’ve seen

Last week's episode of The Clone Wars, which was part one of the four-episode Siege of Mandalore arc, was the best episode we've ever seen from the show. But it sounds like this week's episode might top it. That's according to Gianni Aliotti, who is the Lighting and VX supervisor for The Clone Wars. Aliotti [...]

The Mandalorian documentary series coming to Disney+ for May 4!

The Mandalorian documentary series coming to Disney+ for May 4!

Star Wars announced on Wednesday that a brand new series will be coming to Disney+ beginning May 4 (Star Wars day!): an eight-episode documentary series called Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian. Additionally, the series finale of The Clone Wars will release on May 4, which is a Monday, rather than its usual Friday release schedule. I'm [...]