Ten times the Star Wars universe was a master of ‘show don’t tell’

This article contains spoilers for various Star Wars shows, including Star Wars: The Bad Batch.  Anyone who’s ever written (or, in my case, tried to write) has probably heard the advice to “show, don’t tell.” Like most good guidance, it sounds simple, but it’s incredibly difficult.  “Show, don’t tell” invites the reader to draw his or her own conclusions.


Ten things we now know about Bad Batch’s Omega

This article contains spoilers about the first season of Star Wars: The Bad Batch and The Mandalorian. We’re just past the halfway point in The Bad Batch, and it’s a good time to check in on what’s been revealed about the newest main character in the Star Wars galaxy, Omega (no last name please; she’s


Star Wars: What’s the birth order and age of the Bad Batch?

We know they’re new to being on their own, but how old are the members of the Bad Batch? And were they all born at the same time? They seem like late teenagers in their behavior and decision-making, although physically, they are full-grown men. But The Bad Batch is far from Saved By the Bell:


Star Wars: 10 Reasons to have hope for Crosshair

This article contains spoilers for Season 1 of Star Wars: The Bad Batch. Let’s check in on Crosshair, kids. Little has been seen of the least loquacious member of the Bad Batch since his inhibitor chip was enhanced by the Kaminoans for the benefit of the Empire. In last week’s drop of Episode 8, Crosshair


Star Wars: Mandalorian favorite shows up in Bad Batch

Star Wars fans got a treat this week when a fan favorite from The Mandalorian showed up in a big way on The Bad Batch. While The Bad Batch was trying to eliminate the tracking device from their ship, find some food, and get their bearings. However, once they landed on the planet Pantora, a


Should we be worried about Bad Batch’s Wrecker? Ten reasons to fret

This post contains spoilers for Season 1 of The Bad Batch. If you enjoyed the Great Inhibitor Chip Debate of Order 66, boy do I have some great news for you. Star Wars: The Bad Batch isn’t even close to being done inhibiting or chipping yet. We’re only three episodes in, and there’s cause for


How the Bad Batch uses color to show the Empire’s rise

Warning: This article contains SPOILERS for the first three episodes of Star Wars: The Bad Batch. The Bad Batch shows how the Star Wars galaxy shifts to grey. In a new interview, the producers of the new animated series detail how choices in color showcase the shift in the Star Wars galaxy from the Republic


Star Wars: 10 amazing Bad Batch revelations we’re still thinking about

This post contains spoilers for Episode 1 of The Bad Batch and Season 2 of The Mandalorian. We learned a lot in the 70 minutes of the premiere of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, if you define “a lot” as “pretty much nothing” because the trailers spoiled just about everything there was to spoil. What


Star Wars: The Bad Batch’s baby Rancors could be the next Baby Yoda

The Rancors are coming to Star Wars: The Bad Batch, and they could end up as the next Baby Yoda. If there is one thing that made George Lucas a genius, it was taking less money to sell his first Star Wars movie in exchange for keeping the rights to merchandise sales. In the 1970s,


Star Wars – The Bad Batch: Crosshair’s black armor has ominous undertones

Spoilers follow for the season premiere of Star Wars: The Bad Batch. Star Wars: The Bad Batch has arrived on Disney+, with the first episode hitting May 4 and the second coming this Friday, May 7. The series brings back The Bad Batch, Clone Troopers introduced in the last season of Star Wars: The Clone