Tom Kane

Unless you’re a hardcore animation fan, you probably don’t know the name Tom Kane, but there’s a very good chance you’ve heard his voice sometime over the past 25 years. Tom Kane is probably best known for voicing Jedi Master Yoda in Star Wars: The Clone Wars and various other Star Wars animated TV shows and video games. Unfortunately, the voice actor suffered a stroke back in November, leaving him mostly unable to speak. Read More »

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A year from now, we will all be arguing passionately about The Book of Boba Fett, the surprise new Star Wars show set to arrive in December 2021. Given The Mandalorian’s excited willingness to bring animated Star Wars characters into the live-action realm, and given the character’s bounty hunter profession and personal past with Boba Fett, it feels like a certainty we will see Cad Bane on the show (obviously this is mere speculation and not an actual certainty). The whole thing is just too juicy for Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni to pass up.

But wait, who the heck is Cad Bane?

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Ahsoka Tano Explained

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.

In this edition, if you didn’t keep up with Star Wars: The Clone Wars or Star Wars Rebels, then you might want to watch a video explaining everything you need to know about the character Ahsoka Tano on The Mandalorian. Plus, find out how Weta Workshop creating leather armor for Mulan, and listen to Jude Law break down his most memorable characters. Read More »

The Mandalorian The Jedi Review

Naturally, there are spoilers here.

Dave Filoni, protege of George Lucas and a shepherd of the future of Star Wars, wrote and directed the thirteenth chapter of The Mandalorian. In this episode, Din Djarin finally makes his way to the forest planet of Corvus and the city of Calodan, and it’s there that we meet a familiar face. Read More »

New Star Wars Black Series Figures

Another Mando Monday has come and gone, and while The Mandalorian merchandise reveals haven’t always been thrilling every single week, there tends to be a handful of new items that are worth looking at. In addition to new Star Wars Black Series figures from The Mandalorian being revealed this week, including Moff Gideon with the Darksaber, a few characters from The Clone Wars are coming to shelves next year too, such as villain Asajj Ventress. Read More »

Bo-Katan in The Mandalorian Explained

The Morning Watch is a recurring feature that highlights a handful of noteworthy videos from around the web. They could be video essays, fanmade productions, featurettes, short films, hilarious sketches, or just anything that has to do with our favorite movies and TV shows.

In this edition, find out everything you need to know about Bo-Katan, the Star Wars character from The Clone Wars that just showed up on the latest episode of The Mandalorian. Plus, see what a scene from Rick and Morty sounds like in a variety of other languages around the world, and take a tour of the set of the Netflix holiday movie Jingle Jangle: A Christmas Journey with stars Keegan-Michael Key, John Legend, Anika Noni-Rose, and more. Read More »

New Star Wars Posters by Matt Ferguson and More

The Force is with you today as Bottleneck Gallery is offering up an eclectic array of new Star Wars posters inspired by A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, The Rise of Skywalker, and even The Clone Wars. Going on sale today, these offerings from artists Matt Ferguson, Mark Englert, Todd Slater, Pablo Olivera, and Lyndon Willoughby are each outstanding in their own way. So without further delay, check out the new Star Wars posters below and find out when and where to get them. Read More »

The Clone Wars Funko POPs

Even though The Clone Wars is one of the most successful spin-offs in the Star Wars franchise, only recently has the series been given a wider swath of collectible merchandise with the rest of the saga. Out of hundreds of Funko POPs that have been released over the years, there have probably barely been a dozen of them, but that’s about to change.

A new wave of The Clone Wars Funko POPs inspired by the final season of the animated series will be coming in November, including two new versions of Ahsoka Tano, the latest iteration of Darth Maul, a couple different Mandalorians, and Wrecker from  The Bad Batch. Read More »

Hasbro is continuing to expand their line-up of Star Wars Force FX Elite lightsabers. Hot on the heels of the release of Emperor Palpatine’s lightsaber from Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, as well as the deep cut of Darth Revan’s lightsaber from the Knights of the Old Republic video game, comes the saber of one of the most beloved characters from the animated side of Star Wars.

Ahsoka Tano, the former Jedi apprentice of Anakin Skywalker from The Clone Wars who went off to follow her own path, is the latest Star Wars hero to get their own Force FX Elite lightsaber. And it comes with a color-changing blade to reflect the many sides of Ahsoka Tano’s story. Check it out below. Read More »

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Clone Wars - Ahsoka Tano Hot Toys Figure

Undoubtedly the best thing to come out of Star Wars: The Clone Wars is the introduction of Ahsoka Tano. The former Padawan of Anakin Skywalker evolved from a stubborn student of the Jedi into an important leader who believed her path laid outside of the traditional Jedi teachings. Now she’s finally getting the Star Wars collectible treatment she deserves.

Hot Toys has unveiled their official 1/6 scale figure of Ahsoka Tano, but she comes with a much more dynamic interpretation than what fans have seen in the animated series, giving her a more realistic face sculpt and a more proportional body. Oh, and she comes with her two badass lightsabers, too. Get a full look at the Ahsoka Tano Hot Toys figure below. Read More »