Warriors to the End – Review of “Star Wars: The Bad Batch” Season One, Episode One “Aftermath”

Star Wars: The Bad Batch Poster Art. Source These reviews were originally only available on my now-defunct Buy Me A Coffee and Patreon sites. I'm posting them here for anyone who loves Star Wars as much as I do. When I sat down during the Covid-19 quarantine to watch Star Wars: The Clone Wars, I … Continue reading Warriors to the End – Review of “Star Wars: The Bad Batch” Season One, Episode One “Aftermath”

Battle Lines – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Chapter 7 “In the Name of Honor”

In the end, fighting for honor is all that matters. If there is one sentiment that runs through the finale for The Book of Boba Fett, titled “In the Name of Honor”, it’s that fighting for a noble cause is an end unto itself. Throughout the season, even with its missteps, The Book of Boba … Continue reading Battle Lines – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Chapter 7 “In the Name of Honor”

Choices and Consequences – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Episode 6 “From The Desert Comes a Stranger”

Following up on the stellar Din Djarin-focused episode, Chapter 6 of The Book of Boba Fett,titled “From the Desert Comes a Stranger”, delves even further into the choices made by our cast of characters and the consequences those choices bring. We’re given added depth into the choices made at the end of The Mandalorian’s second … Continue reading Choices and Consequences – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Episode 6 “From The Desert Comes a Stranger”

The Man Comes Around – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Chapter 5 “The Return of The Mandalorian”

Every series I’ve ever watched has what’s called a “breather episode”. It’s the type of episode that is normally a standalone story and only barely connected to the main story arc of the season. Examples would “Smile Time” from Angel, “His Way” from Star Trek: Deep Space Nine, and “Day of the Dead” from Babylon … Continue reading The Man Comes Around – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Chapter 5 “The Return of The Mandalorian”

Setting the Stage – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Chapter 4 “The Gathering Storm”

In the latest episode of The Book of Boba Fett, titled “The Gathering Storm”, we as the audience are given the last of the flashback sequences, filling out the remainder of Boba Fett’s backstory leading up to his reveal in the second season of The Mandalorian. We also see Boba Fett tread lightly through dealing … Continue reading Setting the Stage – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Chapter 4 “The Gathering Storm”

A Major Misstep – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Chapter 3 “The Streets of Mos Espa”

Up to this point with The Book of Boba Fett, I was enjoying the show and the slower pace it was taking. This was in spite of the fact that the show really hasn’t given the lead character a solid purpose or mission, outside of nominally taking over Jabba the Hutt’s crime syndicate. Unfortunately, the … Continue reading A Major Misstep – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Chapter 3 “The Streets of Mos Espa”

Finding One’s Place – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Episode 2 “The Tribes of Tatooine”

The slow burn pace of Disney’s The Book of Boba Fett is probably rubbing people the wrong way. More than a few fans were probably expecting an action-oriented series, one where Boba Fett would be doing more than attempting to take over Jabba the Hutt’s enterprises on Tatooine. For me, I find the slower pace … Continue reading Finding One’s Place – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Episode 2 “The Tribes of Tatooine”