Through the first five episodes of The Bad Batch, very traditional and clear Star Wars themes are shining through. Family, hope, rogues, underdogs. All present and accounted for. Where the series is dressed in such traditional Star Wars garb, the connection and contrast between identity and belonging has put the spotlight clearly on itself after […]
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Light and dark. Good and evil. Jedi and Sith. Duality and Dyads. The binary nature of life, and the spectrum of that binary, is about as Star Wars as one can get. The Bad Batch, which has become a story about belonging and identity, set up ideas in the first two episodes that fully birthed […]
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When Maul, formerly Darth, and Lady Tano finally met on Mandalore, it felt like the moment had been building for years. But Maul didn’t know Ahsoka, and she knew him by reputation and connections alone. Why did it feel like this meeting, this moment, was inevitable? The answer lies in their paths. Maul and Ahsoka […]
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An Exploration of the True Meaning of Being a Jedi
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This article contains massive spoilers for “The Phantom Apprentice”!
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A definitive guide on must watch episodes in preparation of season seven!
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What follows are Drew’s notes on Attack of the Clones….
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A strong family creates a stronger individual. We’ve all seen it in action. That kid who’s house you went to where the love was palpable. He went on to be a doctor. The support system around him allowed him, or rather encouraged him, to overcome obstacles and break barriers. To live the dream of every […]
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Star Wars has always meant a lot to me, which should seem pretty obvious considering I write a Star Wars blog. But as I have grown in areas outside of my fandom, I have found that my fandom has grown in congruence. Much of this is due to the fact that, as I have opened […]
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