Bounty Hunter vs. Bounty Hunter – Review of “Star Wars: The Bad Batch” Episode Nine “Bounty Lost”

The follow-up to last week’s episode of Star Wars: The Bad Batch did not disappoint. On top of revealing the true nature of Omega, we get the treat of seeing Cad Bane cross paths with Fennec Shand. And it was glorious. There’s a lot to unpack for “Bounty Lost”. Obviously, spoilers ahead, so don’t read … Continue reading Bounty Hunter vs. Bounty Hunter – Review of “Star Wars: The Bad Batch” Episode Nine “Bounty Lost”

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”

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”

A New Beginning – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Episode One “Stranger in a Strange Land”

Poster Art for "The Book of Boba Fett" Source When it was announced that Lucasfilm was going to do a stand-alone Boba Fett project, I was initially hesitant. As someone who grew up on the Original Trilogy, Boba Fett was the character everyone was utterly convinced was a bad-ass, despite not really doing much of … Continue reading A New Beginning – Review of “The Book of Boba Fett” Episode One “Stranger in a Strange Land”