It seems we are closer than ever to confirming that Rothgar Deng and Dengar are the same person

It seems we are closer than ever to confirming that Rothgar Deng and Dengar are the same person

There has been a very strange mystery that's lurked in the background of some Star Wars discussion the last few years surrounding the identity of Rothgar Deng - and whether he's actually Dengar. And it seems like we just keep getting more and more hints that they're actually the same person. Let me unpack the [...]

What can we learn about Luke Skywalker’s Jedi Temple from The Book of Boba Fett?

What can we learn about Luke Skywalker’s Jedi Temple from The Book of Boba Fett?

In The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 6, we get a look at a bunch of droids building a hut for Luke Skywalker on a remote forest world, where he trains Grogu in the ways of the Force. Din Djarin visits the planet, where Luke, Grogu, R2-D2, and Ahsoka Tano are hanging out. Djarin asks [...]

Why “somehow, Palpatine returned” is not a bad line

Why “somehow, Palpatine returned” is not a bad line

There were many things about The Rise of Skywalker that sparked debate amongst fans, some of which were fair and others which weren't. And while there is certainly room to criticize the film, one line from the movie has become a common one to use in highlighting its issues... except I don't think it's a [...]

Matt Smith says his cut role in The Rise of Skywalker would have been “a big shift” in the Star Wars franchise

Matt Smith says his cut role in The Rise of Skywalker would have been “a big shift” in the Star Wars franchise

Long before The Rise of Skywalker ever released, in August 2018, it was reported that Matt Smith had joined the cast. By the following spring, Smith claimed he was "definitely not" in the movie. And sure enough, when the film released in December 2019, Smith was nowhere to be found. But that doesn't mean he [...]

Ranking the five best Star Wars documentaries ever made!

Ranking the five best Star Wars documentaries ever made!

There are a great many things that Star Wars is known for. But one that people don't often think about is the fantastic documentaries that have accompanied the saga. In fact, a couple of these documentaries, which look at the making-of certain films, are widely considered gold standards not just amongst Star Wars but amongst [...]

A few Star Wars: Visions episodes will be set after The Rise of Skywalker

A few Star Wars: Visions episodes will be set after The Rise of Skywalker

A month ago, we got our first look at Star Wars: Visions, the latest Star Wars show that will be premiering this September on Disney+. The series combines the Star Wars franchise with anime for the first time, with nine different shorts releasing initially. This show is not considered canon, which gives the filmmakers a [...]

Speculation: Darth Vader #11 contains a very interesting image that could possibly have big implications for the Star Wars saga

Speculation: Darth Vader #11 contains a very interesting image that could possibly have big implications for the Star Wars saga

In original plans for the sequel trilogy, the severed hand of Luke Skywalker would be the first thing we saw. And even though that idea was ultimately scrapped, it now seems possible that Luke's hand could re-shape how we view the sequel trilogy altogether. That's all coming from a recent issue of Greg Pak's great [...]

The Darth Vader comic series is heading to Exegol, and it sounds like we’ll be in for some significant revelations

The Darth Vader comic series is heading to Exegol, and it sounds like we’ll be in for some significant revelations

Greg Pak's current Darth Vader comic series is connecting in major ways to the sequel trilogy, showing Vader encountering Ochi of Bestoon, discovering Palpatine's wayfinder, and heading off for Exegol in an effort to discover what his master is hiding. Because of all of that, it feels like a significant story being told, and it's [...]