Mediocrity – A Star Wars Story

Star Wars isn’t just a fad. For many, it’s an entire culture – a cornerstone in many people’s very identity. That cornerstone, however, has begun to erode for much of the Star Wars fandom, although certainly not by the fans’ design. In fact, you can find fans everywhere clinging desperately to the hope that our… Continue reading Mediocrity – A Star Wars Story

IGN Celebrates Landmark Anniversaries with Star Wars Watch From Home

The anniversary of a Star Wars is always a momentous occasion for this fandom. This year, we had two big days in the same week: the fifteenth anniversary of Revenge of the Sith and the 40th anniversary of what many fans consider to be the greatest Star Wars film, The Empire Strikes Back. To commemorate… Continue reading IGN Celebrates Landmark Anniversaries with Star Wars Watch From Home

REVIEW: The Clone Wars – Season 7, Episode 12, “Victory and Death”

*SPOILERS* “Victory and Death” begins where “Shattered” left off, with Ahsoka and Rex waiting as the other clones break through the blast doors. When they come through, Rex stuns his brothers. He informs Ahsoka that Maul escaped, and she clarifies that she actually released him intentionally to Rex’s shock. Meanwhile, Maul uses the Force to… Continue reading REVIEW: The Clone Wars – Season 7, Episode 12, “Victory and Death”

REVIEW: The Clone Wars – Season 7, Episode 11, “Shattered”

*SPOILERS* “Shattered” sees Ahsoka rejoin Bo-Katan with Maul in tow. They discuss Ahsoka’s success and Mandalore’s need for a different kind of leader before Rex comes to take Ahsoka to a meeting with the Jedi Council. We see the conference from Revenge of the Sith, with Mace Windu voicing concerns about Chancellor Palpatine and threats… Continue reading REVIEW: The Clone Wars – Season 7, Episode 11, “Shattered”

REVIEW: The Clone Wars – Season 7, Episode 10, “The Phantom Apprentice”

*SPOILERS* “The Phantom Apprentice” picks up right where “Old Friends Not Forgotten” left off, with Ahsoka and Maul in the Undercity. He reiterates that this set-up was intended to draw Obi-Wan out, to which Ahsoka replies that Master Kenobi had a more important mission. She sharply tells Maul to surrender so they can both go… Continue reading REVIEW: The Clone Wars – Season 7, Episode 10, “The Phantom Apprentice”

REVIEW: The Clone Wars – Season 7, Episode 9, “Old Friends Not Forgotten”

*SPOILERS* “Old Friends Not Forgotten” finds Obi-Wan and a squadron of clones holding off a Droid attack. Anakin arrives and surrenders, which is, of course, a trap to lure the tactical droid out. As soon as he appears, Anakin orders R2 and his clones to attack. After a swift victory, Admiral Yularen informs Anakin that… Continue reading REVIEW: The Clone Wars – Season 7, Episode 9, “Old Friends Not Forgotten”