Star Wars: Rebels – Steps into Shadow

On Saturday, Rebels returned for its third season with the hour long “Steps into Shadow.”  To say the premiere, debuting on Rebels’ new night, was highly anticipated is an understatement, as expectations and excitement were both boosted insanely high by the reveal at Star Wars Celebration Europe that the old Expanded Universe villain, Grand Admiral…

Rebels, What’s In an Appearance?

Less than 48 hours remain between us and the debut of Rebels Season Three, but obviously, that’s an eternity in fan time, so let’s keep on talking about what we might expect from the crew of the Ghost.  Today, we’re going to overthink the new appearances of the crew, and if you haven’t yet, check…

Star Wars: Kanan, Vols 1 – 5, Review

After Disney’s acquisition of the Star Wars franchise, it immediately launched a new television show under its banner, Rebels.  Rebels has since completed two full seasons with a third currently in production.  Much of the show’s emotional gravitas has focused on one of its heroes, Kanan Jarrus. A padawan who survived Order 66, the infamous…

Star Wars: Rebels – Twilight of the Apprentice

Ahsoka lives? Ezra is seduced to the Dark Side? These were the major questions for fans prior to the airing of “Twilight of the Apprentice,” the Rebels’ Season Two finale. There was an attempt to make a bit of a big deal over the return of Darth Maul, but the slayer of Qui-Gon Jin genuinely…