What The Reveal On Last Night's Rebels Means For Star Wars

The last episode of Star Wars Rebels' first season aired last night, and capped off with the reveal of a wider world of Rebellion for our main cast — but it also unveiled the return of a character that signifies great importance not just for the show, but the direction of Star Wars as a franchise itself. » 3/03/15 9:00am 3/03/15 9:00am

A Brief History Of Star Wars Canon, Old And New

When a franchise is around for four decades, it can get impossibly unwieldy to try and grasp its lore — and Star Wars canon is no exception. Here's a guide to the origins of Star Wars Canon, the rise and fall of one of the most prominent Expanded Universes in fiction, and where the saga stands with Disney today. » 2/02/15 1:30pm 2/02/15 1:30pm

Why Ahsoka Tano is the Best Thing to Happen to Star Wars in 20 Years

Tomorrow, Lucasfilm will release final season of Star Wars: The Clone Wars on Netflix, but the season won't include an arc centered on one of the show's main characters, Anakin Skywalker's Padawan Ahsoka Tano. That's a shame, not just because Ahsoka's growth has been one of the most compelling aspects of the series,… » 3/06/14 11:37am 3/06/14 11:37am

More Details From Edge of Tomorrow, and a New Look at a Godzilla Kaiju!

Novel author Veronica Roth reviews Divergent. There are new posters for Captain America 2, Transformers 4 and How to Train Your Dragon 2. Jaime Lannister has a new attitude in Game of Thrones season four. Agents of SHIELD may introduce Coulson's cellist. And Manu Bennett talks Deathstroke's revenge plan. Spoilers now! » 3/06/14 6:00am 3/06/14 6:00am

This Week's TV: Clone Wars' final season! Plus, who is the Yellow King?

This is a week of hellos and farewells, with the premiere of the non-zombie back-to-life series Resurrection, the return of both Once Upon a Time shows, and the season finales of Almost Human and True Detective. Plus, the final 13 episodes of Clone Wars hit Netflix, revealing the secrets of Order 66. Catch the latest… » 3/03/14 9:00am 3/03/14 9:00am

Disney's first female Star Wars character fights the Empire with art

Meet Sabine, the newest Star Wars: Rebels character and the first female Star Wars character created after George Lucas handed the franchise to Disney. Question: If you had to guess her personality, would you say she's a "tomboy," "spunky," "feisty" or just has "a little bit of attitude"? The answer is, of course. all… » 2/19/14 1:50pm 2/19/14 1:50pm

8 Heroes Who Should Have Been Arrested for Child Endangerment

Heroes are known for battling evil, but there’s one crime they never seem to get around to fighting — child endangerment. Several heroes, super or otherwise, have somehow convinced themselves to take underage kids as sidekicks, despite the obvious risks, and the inevitable consequences. Here are eight “heroes” Child… » 9/12/13 10:00am 9/12/13 10:00am

Noooooooo! Lucasfilm is canceling Clone Wars without revealing Ahsoka's…

When Lucasfilm Animation announced earlier this month that it would be wrapping up Star Wars: The Clone Wars, the news was bittersweet. We've enjoyed the animated series, but it's had a good run, and we were anxious to learn what becomes of the characters in the wake of the emotional season finale. But now… » 3/23/13 6:00pm 3/23/13 6:00pm

Goodbye, Captain Rex: Lucasfilm calls an end to Clone Wars

While a whole host of new Star Wars projects are appearing on the horizon, at least one piece of Star Wars media will be coming to a close. Lucasfilm Animation has just announced that Star Wars: The Clone Wars will be wrapping up to make room for new projects, but not before addressing some of the series' biggest… » 3/11/13 11:40am 3/11/13 11:40am

On the Clone Wars season finale, Ahsoka breaks Anakin's heart and may…

For five years, we've worried ourselves over the fate of Ahsoka Tano. After all, Anakin's scrappy Padawan doesn't pop up in Revenge of the Sith, and the popular theory is that she either perishes in Order 66 or, more likely, dies before the events of Episode III. But in this week's season finale, Ahsoka made a… » 3/03/13 4:30pm 3/03/13 4:30pm