The End and a New Beginning – A Review of “The Rescue”, season 2 finale of “The Mandalorian”

The final episode of “The Mandalorian” Season 2 has aired and what a way to end the season. As the title of this essay implies, this is an ending but also a new beginning for the show. Major spoilers are ahead because I’m going to be doing a deep dive into this season finale. You’ve … Continue reading The End and a New Beginning – A Review of “The Rescue”, season 2 finale of “The Mandalorian”

The Price of Family – Review of “The Believer” from “The Mandalorian” Season 2

With only one more episode left of the second season for The Mandalorian, “The Believer” felt like a bit of a filler episode. It was a fun bit of filler but I found myself not enjoying it as much as I’ve enjoyed the previous episodes, particularly “The Tragedy” from last week. Having said that, it … Continue reading The Price of Family – Review of “The Believer” from “The Mandalorian” Season 2

It All Falls Down – Review of “The Tragedy” from “The Mandalorian” Season 2

Warning: There are spoilers! When Jon Favreau decides to do a wham episode, he does not mess around. Quite possibly the biggest action set piece of this series, “The Tragedy” marks a change for the worse in the fortunes of Din Djarin and Grogu. And I couldn’t be happier with the end result. The stakes … Continue reading It All Falls Down – Review of “The Tragedy” from “The Mandalorian” Season 2

The Turning Point: Review of “The Jedi” from “The Mandalorian” Season 2

 We’re in the back half of the second season and we’ve reached an intriguing point in the story. I use the word “intriguing” because I’m not entirely sure the direction the story is going at this point, but I have a few ideas. Episode Five of Season Two, entitled “The Jedi”, finally brings us the … Continue reading The Turning Point: Review of “The Jedi” from “The Mandalorian” Season 2

Burning down the House – A Review of “The Siege” from “The Mandalorian” Season 2

We’ve reached the halfway point of the second season of “The Mandalorian”. And this episode, while missing the live-action debut of Ahsoka Tano, still delivered a fast-paced adventure while also revealing more about the Empire’s plans for The Child. Strap yourselves in because there are going to be spoilers. And be careful to keep the … Continue reading Burning down the House – A Review of “The Siege” from “The Mandalorian” Season 2

This Is The Way – A Review of “The Heiress”, episode 3 of “The Mandalorian”

Another week and another episode of “The Mandalorian” drops for our viewing pleasure. Episode 3, entitled “The Heiress”, was a shorter event than the previous two episodes but didn’t suffer due to the reduced length. Full of interesting cameos and a cracking heist adventure, the episode’s biggest draw was the setup for one of the … Continue reading This Is The Way – A Review of “The Heiress”, episode 3 of “The Mandalorian”

A Whole Planet of Nope – Review of “The Passenger”, Episode 2 of “The Mandalorian”

Source Another week has gone by and another episode of "The Mandalorian" has dropped. And this one was a far different but no less enjoyable affair than the last episode. Season openers usually tend to be the action-packed, hit-the-ground-running type of shows, mainly to bring back returning viewers who are looking forward to the new … Continue reading A Whole Planet of Nope – Review of “The Passenger”, Episode 2 of “The Mandalorian”

Review of “The Mandalorian” Season 2, Episode 1 “The Marshal”

Source It’s that time of year again where we can all forget about the drudgery and disappointment of the Sequel Trilogy and bask in the glow of “The Mandalorian”. I’m a die-hard “Star Wars” fan and have been since I was six years old and watched “A New Hope” for the first time. The first … Continue reading Review of “The Mandalorian” Season 2, Episode 1 “The Marshal”