Mandalorian

  • Fett battle Commence… Disney+ debuts ‘Book of…’ trailer…

    Bobba Fett remains something of a divisive character in the Star Wars saga. Largely a throwaway character in The Empire Strikes Back and Return of the Jedi, he seemed little more than a henchman-level bounty-hunter who ended up falling into a Sarlacc Pit and presumably dying. However he was...
  • The Cast of Us: HBO’s drama has familiar genre faces…

    HBO‘s The Last of Us (an adaptation of the PS4 game set twenty years after an infection has ravaged humanity and left disparate groups trying to survive the infected and each other) seems to be progressing nicely with concrete decisions made about the casting. Two familiar genre names will...
  • Favreau confirms ‘Book of Boba Fett’ is new show…

    If the season finale of The Mandalorian left you gasping and asking questions about exactly where the televisual Star Wars universe goes from here… Officially confirmed on Good Morning America, Jon Favreau has explained that The Book of Boba Fett  (which will be executive-produced by Favreau, Dave Filoni, and Robert Rodriguez) will...
  • The Mandalorian’s Force Majeure: This is the way… to deliver a finale.

    Finally knowing the location where Moff Gideon is holding ‘The Child’, Mando and his ragtag team need a solid plan. Managing to gain the reluctant help of Bo-Katan and Koska Reeves in return for handing over Gideon’s Dark-Saber (should they defeat him), the assault is planned in detail. Getting...
  • The Mandalorian: Then we saw his face… now we’re a ‘Believer’…

    If Mando/Din Djarin has any hope of locating The Child/Grogu then he’s going to need a lot of help. He already has Bobba Fett and Fennec Shand helping him aboard Slave 1, but Cara Dune and her latest role within the New Republic may have the answer…. though it will...
  • Fett Accompli: Mandalorian finally gives fans the inevitable…

    Mando heads for the ancient temple to which Ahsoka Tano directed him, but it turns out he’s not the only one en route. The Empire is using the tracking device hidden on his ship to pinpoint his location and they see their chance to seize ‘The Child’ while he...
  • Mandalorian’s Jedi ‘Ahsoka’-intro highlights east/west influences…

    Finally having the co-ordinates to which he can deliver The Child, Mando finds a walled town under the iron-clad hold of a Magistrate and her army…. and outside the walls a determined Jedi biding her time. Magistrate Morgan Elspeth promises the Mandalorian a spear of pure Bespar if he...
  • The Mandalorian: ‘Siege’ Perilous, Story Predictable…

    En route to find the Jedi and deliver ‘The Child’ safely, it’s clear that Mando’s ship, Razor’s Edge, won’t make it that far and so he decides to pull in for repairs on the planet of Nevarro, where he knows there’ll be some safety with old friends – or...
  • Mando-Lore: Disney+ series starts to connect the franchise dots…

    Mando is making good on his world and delivering the Frog Lady to her destination, but though the information they give about fellow Mandalorians is honest, it inevitably leads to more complications for the warrior. Narrowly avoiding a watery grave, Mando and the Child find themselves face to face...