The Bad Batch, Episode 6: “Decommissioned” Review

(E chu ta!) As part of a recent, friendly bet (which you can see outlined here on Twitter) I have committed to not only watching every single episode of this season of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, but I must also write 500-word (minimum) reviews about the series!Yay!That's not actually sarcasm. I'm excited to write… Continue reading The Bad Batch, Episode 6: “Decommissioned” Review

The Bad Batch, Episode 5: “Rampage” Review

(Animal roar!) As part of a recent, friendly bet (which you can see outlined here on Twitter) I have committed to not only watching every single episode of this season of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, but I must also write 500-word (minimum) reviews about the series!Yay!That's not actually sarcasm. I'm excited to write about… Continue reading The Bad Batch, Episode 5: “Rampage” Review

The Bad Batch, Episode 4: “Cornered” Review

Stranger danger! As part of a recent, friendly bet (which you can see outlined here on Twitter) I have committed to not only watching every single episode of this season of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, but I must also write 500-word (minimum) reviews about the series!Yay!That's not actually sarcasm. I'm excited to write about… Continue reading The Bad Batch, Episode 4: “Cornered” Review

The Bad Batch, Episode 2: “Cut and Run” Review

Numero deux... As part of a recent, friendly bet (which you can see outlined here on Twitter) I have committed to not only watching every single episode of this season of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, but I must also write 500-word (minimum) reviews about the series!Yay!That's not actually sarcasm. I'm excited to write about… Continue reading The Bad Batch, Episode 2: “Cut and Run” Review

The Bad Batch, Episode 1: “Aftermath” Review

And here we go... As part of a recent, friendly bet (which you can see outlined here on Twitter) I have committed to not only watching every single episode of this season of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, but I must also write 500-word (minimum) reviews about the series!Yay!That's not actually sarcasm. I'm excited to… Continue reading The Bad Batch, Episode 1: “Aftermath” Review

Book Review: “Dark Legends” (Mann/Griffin)

Today's the release day for Star Wars: Dark Legends, a new short story collection by author George Mann and illustrator Grant Griffin, and I so enjoyed a read-through of it that I decided to write a little review! WARNING: I think I allude to some spoiler details in this review, so if you haven't read… Continue reading Book Review: “Dark Legends” (Mann/Griffin)

“Star Wars: Queen’s Shadow” by E.K. Johnston (Book Review)

Released today on 5 March 2019 by Disney-Lucasfilm Press, Queen's Shadow is a young adult Star Wars novel by Canadian author E.K. Johnston (whose previous work in the Galaxy Far, Far Away includes the 2016 young adult novel Ahsoka, and the short story "By Whatever Sun" in the 2017 anthology From a Certain Point of View). Queen's Shadow has been the subject… Continue reading “Star Wars: Queen’s Shadow” by E.K. Johnston (Book Review)

How to Nail a Character 101: Brian Daley & “The Han Solo Adventures”

I. Preamble & Introduction Han Solo is one of the most popular Star Wars characters -- he is, in fact, one of the most popular cinematic heroes period; in 2003, the American Film Institute honoured him with a placement at #14 in their list of "100 Greatest Heroes & Villains." It should therefore come as little… Continue reading How to Nail a Character 101: Brian Daley & “The Han Solo Adventures”

Review: “Age of Republic – Jango Fett #1”

Oh, hi! As mentioned in my entry here, I've decided to try my hand doing some more reviews. Neato, right? Well, let's dive right in... ***************************************** SPOILER WARNING! There may be spoilers in the review! I'll try not to go into extreme detail about any of the plot-points, but I will be talking about the… Continue reading Review: “Age of Republic – Jango Fett #1”

Thoughts on the SW Soundtrack “Remasters”…

Full-disclosure: I'm a bit of a music nerd. When Sony's license on the Star Wars soundtracks dried up (around the end of 2016/beginning of 2017), I theorized we would see some variation of the movie scores re-released under a Disney label. My hope at the time was that we would get something akin to the 1997 Special… Continue reading Thoughts on the SW Soundtrack “Remasters”…