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What If ‘The Mandalorian’ Were Just a Procedural?

Jon Favreau and Dave Filoni have promised to expand the story into the larger ‘Star Wars’ universe, but do they really need to?

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Did ‘The Mandalorian’ Just Unveil [REDACTED]?

Our planet-hopping bounty hunter and his pint-sized sidekick are back, and so are our recaps. First order of business: Who was that mysterious person we caught a glimpse of at the end?

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‘The Mandalorian’ Season 2 Entrance Survey

As Baby Yoda reenters our lives, we address what’s to come, who to look out for, and whether the little guy will be put in harm’s way

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The Future of ‘Star Wars’ Should Look a Lot More Like Baby Yoda

‘The Mandalorian’ exposes a truism about the franchise: ‘Star Wars’ needs to be fun

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‘The Mandalorian’ Is Now the Star of ‘Star Wars’

Last year, the Disney+ show played second fiddle to ‘The Rise of Skywalker.’ This year, it’s the undisputed ‘Star Wars’ king—and the franchise may be better off for it.

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Does ‘The Mandalorian’ Have Enough Room to Grow?

The space Western’s first season was a triumph, but can it continue to expand its story without creating inconsistencies in the ‘Star Wars’ canon?

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Even Disney Didn’t Know How Much It Needed Disney+

Nearly a year after its release, the streaming service has become the most promising part of the Mouse House’s portfolio

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How Baby Yoda Made ‘The Mandalorian’ a Hit and What Comes Next

Jackson Maher breaks down how Baby Yoda turned ‘The Mandalorian’ into an overnight success

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The Beautiful, Immersive Experience of ‘Star Wars: Squadrons’

The first dedicated ‘Star Wars’ space combat game to appear outside of arcades since 2003 lets players revel in the galaxy far, far away

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The ‘Mandalorian’ Season 2 Trailer Looks Great—but Don’t Expect Any Big Reveals

The new season is rumored to expand the scope of the Disney+ blockbuster, but our first look relies heavily on our pals Mando and Baby Yoda

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I Just Want to Move Past ‘The Rise of Skywalker.’ The News Cycle Won’t Let Me.

Daisy Ridley’s comments about the latest ‘Star Wars’ installment were just the latest in the seemingly never-ending headlines about the movie

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‘Revenge of The Sith’ Is Underrated. No, Really.

Looking at the better sides of the final installment in the ‘Star Wars’ prequel trilogy 15 years after its release

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‘Game of Thrones,’ ‘The Rise of Skywalker,’ and the Challenges of Modern Fandom

Two of the biggest properties of the century wrapped up their stories with critical failures. Why did they fail to stick their landings?

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What Does the Final Scene of ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Mean?

Mal and Jason discuss the series’ final four episodes on Disney+

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The ‘Clone Wars’ Finale Perfectly Tied Together Every Era of ‘Star Wars’

The animated series—which began more than a decade ago—finally concluded Monday with a send-off that positioned both its writer and its most memorable character for expanded roles in the franchise’s future

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Taika Waititi Revived the ‘Thor’ Franchise. Can He Give ‘Star Wars’ a Boost?

The director will helm a future ‘Star Wars’ feature film, while Leslye Headland will be in charge of an upcoming television series

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Ask the Underscore: ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars,’ ‘Survivor,’ and More

Answering your questions about the final season of ‘The Clone Wars’, the greatest seasons of ‘Survivor,’ and more

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A New Season of ‘The Clone Wars’ Is a Small Miracle for ‘Star Wars’ Completists

Long ago left for dead, the animated series gets a new life on Disney+ with its seventh season, which begins on Friday

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: The Best Episodes and Arcs of ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ Ranked (Seasons 1-6)

Mallory and Jason pick their favorite episodes and arcs from the first six seasons of ‘The Clone Wars’

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Darth Vader’s Eight Best Moments in ‘Star Wars’

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion go deep on arguably the most iconic character from the ‘Star Wars’ saga, Darth Vader

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Ranking the Best ‘Star Wars: Rebels’ Episodes and Arcs 

Mallory and Jason give us their picks for the top eight episodes of the Disney XD series

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Darth Vader: A Character Study/The Farewell

Mal and Jason analyze the archetypal villain Darth Vader by exploring his life, lessons, and legacy

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Star Wars Rebels

Mallory and Jason explore how the animated TV series presents a newfound perspective, examine the iconic villain Grand Admiral Thrawn, and more

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Ahsoka Tano’s Best Moments, Ranked

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion dive into the iconic character Ahsoka Tano, from ‘Clone Wars’ and ‘Star Wars Rebels’

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Ahsoka Tano—a Character Study

Plus, Mallory and Jason list eight of the top Ahsoka moments

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Surprise, the Obi-Wan Kenobi Disney+ Series Is Delayed Indefinitely

The series is the latest in a string of Disney-led ‘Star Wars’ projects to hit a snag during the production process

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Genndy Tartakovsky’s ‘Star Wars: Clone Wars’

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion teach you everything you need to know about Genndy Tartakovsky’s 2003 animated series ‘Clone Wars’

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: ‘The Clone Wars’

Mal and Jason celebrate the canonical animated TV series ‘Star Wars: The Clone Wars’ by exploring its crucial role in expanding the universe

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The Alleged Trevorrow Script Would Have Prevented a Lot of the Problems of ‘Star Wars: Episode IX’

But even assuming the Reddit description of it is legit, there’s no guarantee it would’ve delivered a better onscreen experience than ‘The Rise of Skywalker’

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: Explaining the History of LucasArts

Mallory Rubin and Jason Concepcion teach you everything you need to know about the history of ‘Star Wars’ video games

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‘Binge Mode: Star Wars’: ‘Star Wars’ Video Games

Mal and Jason discuss their own game-playing experiences, and rank characters with Ben Lindbergh

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How to Handle Baby Yoda

Mallory Rubin knows exactly what to do