Category: Star Wars

“The Rescue” Throws The Mandalorian into “Star Wars” Lore

“The Rescue” gives “Star Wars” fans everything they could have hoped for, but somehow that ends up being slightly disappointing to the show’s mythos. Spoilers abound in what’s coming – if you haven’t watched the episode, you really should do so now. And also, how are you not already spoiled. Now shoo! There’s a review […]

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“The Mandalorian” Doesn’t Offer Anything To “The Believer”

“The Believer” is a difficult-to-like episode of “Star Wars: The Mandalorian.” It doesn’t offer the series much in the plot, which is pretty frustrating as it’s the penultimate story of this year. Character redemption is always a nice feature, but it doesn’t feel necessary for a character we’ve barely met and are unlikely to see […]

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“The Tragedy” Is a “Mandalorian” Fans Dream

If you’ve been feeling like “The Mandalorian” is moving too slowly this season, “The Tragedy” ultimately makes up for it. It almost feels as if everything happens in this episode though we haven’t quite hit the conclusion yet. The episode also features the long-anticipated return of a classic Star Wars character. It’s hard to think […]

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“The Jedi” Reveals The Way For The Mandalorian

“The Mandalorian” has kept us waiting for details long enough. The show likes to parse things out here and there, but “The Jedi” feels like an information dump compared to previous weeks. Of course, while we learn a lot, it’s only the tip of the iceberg for where the story is heading. Unless everything here […]

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“The Siege” Could Have Been Another Chase For “The Mandalorian” Except For It’s Reveal

“The Siege” does something “The Mandalorian” hasn’t done in a while by introducing something new to the show. Those of you who have been eagerly awaiting the return of Moff Gideon need wait no further. The reveal of what the empire has been up to, though, gives the show ties to the “Star Wars” film […]

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“The Mandalorian – The Passenger” Review

“The Mandalorian” has always shown it’s love of the original “Star Wars” Trilogy. That love is clearly on display in “The Passenger.” As with the first season, these new chapters are taking their time unveiling their story, though. At times you’ll wish the show would get to it. Hopefully, the producers will reward your patience as they did last year.

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The Mandalorian Is Back

The story isn’t so important here, but understanding the structure is. Remember the frustration last season that the show wasn’t forthcoming with details? The producers here almost seem to be telling us not to expect different this year

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The Mandalorian Redemption

The Mandalorian – Redemption

The first season of ‘The Mandalorian’ comes to a close in ‘Redemption.’ This season pulled off a feat that not much has in the ‘Star Wars‘ universe since the days of ‘A New Hope.’ It got people, even people outside of ‘Star Wars’ fandom, talking about ‘Star Wars’ again. Of course, a lot of that […]

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‘The Rise of Skywalker’ Review

‘The Rise of Skywalker’ sets out to do a lot of things. It proposes to be the last story in the Skywalker saga. It also needs to finish the story started with this new trilogy. Unfortunately, it doesn’t do either well and ends up being a confusing mess. Too many new elements introduced end up […]

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