Category: Star Wars

“Cornered” Feels Too Close To It’s “Star Wars” Past

“Cornered” can be taken in a couple of different ways. “The Bad Batch” already feels a bit like “The Mandalorian,” and this episode pushes the needle even further in that direction by introducing a familiar face. Of you can ignore the similarities between the two, “Cornered” is a fun bump into an “old friend.” I […]

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Crosshair Finds His “Replacements” In “Star Wars: The Bad Batch

Crosshair meets the “Replacements” for his missing squad members in the most exciting part of this episode of “The Bad Batch.” We don’t get to spend very long with them, but an interesting question raised by the new ‘Elite’ squad Tarkin is developing. The question doesn’t have to do with the Empire or Rebellion, but […]

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“Star Wars: The Bad Batch – Aftermath”

Disney + is continuing to experiment with the idea that you can never have too much “Star Wars”. It hasn’t been that long since season 2 of “The Mandalorian” ended, and now we have “The Bad Batch”. “The Bad Batch” serves as a mid-quel animated story, taking place between the events of “The Clone Wars” […]

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“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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