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Cosplayer JediManda Brings ‘Mandalorian’ Ahsoka to Life

There is no shortage of talented Ahsoka Tano cosplayers out there but there are probably few as dedicated as JediManda, the Kentucky-based seamstress and cosplayer who has spent the past few months researching, designing, and developing a costume based on Rosario Dawson’s portrayal of the character in The Mandalorian. From researching fabrics to meticulously weaving armbands by hand to ... [Continue Reading]

12th April 2021 // 0 Comments

Darren Tan’s “Ahsoka Tano: Between Worlds” Fine Art Print Available for Pre-Order

Ahsoka Tano and Darth Vader’s fateful duel on Malachor was one of the most emotionally-charged scenes in recent Star Wars history, while the mystical World Between Worlds continues to capture the imaginations of countless fans and could very well be explored further in future Star Wars stories, perhaps even the upcoming Ahsoka Disney+ series. Acclaimed artist Darren Tan pays homage to ... [Continue Reading]

11th April 2021 // 0 Comments

Ahsoka Tano Fans Speak Up About Transphobia in Fandom

Back in February, I wrote about the allegations against Rosario Dawson and her family, the evolution and complex nature of that ongoing case, the pervasive issue of transphobia within online fandom circles, and how we can all become better allies. I offered my thoughts on why transgender fans felt hurt and disenfranchised by this casting decision and started contacting people to see if they would ... [Continue Reading]

11th March 2021 // 0 Comments

My Top 5 Ahsoka Tano Scenes From ‘Star Wars Rebels’

Three years ago, the hit animated series Star Wars Rebels drew to its epic and emotional finale. The series has inspired countless cosplays, fan artworks, fan fiction, fan theories, articles, and discussions over the years and on March 5, the fanbase will be commemorating the third anniversary of its final episode by sharing their favourite memories, fan creations, and more under the hashtag ... [Continue Reading]

5th March 2021 // 0 Comments

‘Star Wars: The Bad Batch’ Coming to Disney+ on May 4

Eager for some new animated Star Wars content? Well, you won’t have to wait too much longer as Lucasfilm and Disney have confirmed that the upcoming series Star Wars: The Bad Batch will premiere on the Disney+ streaming service on May 4, 2021! May 4 isn’t just Star Wars Day; it also marks the one-year anniversary of The Clone Wars’ heart-breaking finale. Fans of the hit ... [Continue Reading]

26th February 2021 // 1 Comment

Let’s Talk About Rosario Dawson and Trans Rights…

I’ve been wrestling with how to approach the subject of Rosario Dawson for months now, even going so far as abandoning this site for a while in order to avoid dealing with the mixed reactions to her role on The Mandalorian. Heck, I’m still working through my own mixed feelings towards her and her interpretation of Ahsoka. She did a commendable job of bringing one of my favourite Star ... [Continue Reading]

7th February 2021 // 7 Comments

Becoming Ahsoka Tano: Rosario Dawson’s BTS Videos

The Mandalorian actress Rosario Dawson joined in the Ahsoka Tano Day celebrations this year by sharing a number of behind-the-scenes videos showing her radical transformation into Ahsoka (and back again) on her Instagram account. Ahsoka Tano Day is an annual online celebration of all things Tano started by Twitter user @AhsokaTanosLife back in 2015. And if you’re wondering why it’s ... [Continue Reading]

1st February 2021 // 0 Comments

Updated ‘The Clone Wars: Character Encyclopedia’ Coming in April 2021

Get to know the hundreds of colourful characters of the hit series Star Wars: The Clone Wars even better this spring with DK Children’s upcoming canon reference guide, Star Wars: The Clone Wars: Character Encyclopedia – Join the Battle! This latest edition of the popular illustrated encyclopedia has been written by Jason Fry and will be the definitive guide to all the heroes, ... [Continue Reading]

31st January 2021 // 4 Comments

New Ahsoka Tano Prints from Brent and Kayla Woodside

Looking for some new Clone Wars or Star Wars Rebels artwork for your collections? Husband and wife artist team Brent and Kayla Woodside have just released three brand new limited edition lithographic prints featuring Ahsoka Tano via the Dark Ink website. Click on the images below to be taken to each print’s product page. Keep in mind that these art prints tend to sell out very quickly, so ... [Continue Reading]

29th January 2021 // 1 Comment

Ahsoka Tano Gets a Live-Action Disney+ Series

That galaxy far, far away is about to get even bigger! On December 10, 2020, Lucasfilm president Kathleen Kennedy announced a number of new Star Wars films and TV series, including a limited live-action TV series revolving around none other than Ahsoka Tano. Official description: After making her long awaited live-action debut in The Mandalorian, Ahsoka Tano’s story, written by Dave Filoni, ... [Continue Reading]

27th January 2021 // 9 Comments

WatchMojo’s Top 10 Ahsoka Tano Fights

Everyone loves a good lightsaber duel and Ahsoka Tano has certainly had her fair share of epic battles since her debut back in 2008. Whether she’s taking on Imperial Inquisitors, fending off Mandalorians, or dueling against fellow Jedi, Ahsoka has proven that she’s more than capable of holding her own against almost any opponent. The folks over at WatchMojo have put together a top ten ... [Continue Reading]

26th January 2021 // 2 Comments

‘The Clone Wars: Stories of Light and Dark’ Anthology Coming in August 2020

The Clone Wars may have ended on May 4 but the media and merchandise announcements just keep on coming! Relive some of the series’ greatest moments with the upcoming short story collection, The Clone Wars: Stories of Light and Dark. This middle-grade anthology is a collection of eleven short stories from eleven celebrated authors: Lou Anders, Tom Angleberger, Preeti Chhibber, E. Anne ... [Continue Reading]

18th May 2020 // 1 Comment

Gentle Giant Ahsoka Tano Premier Collection Statue Available for Pre-Order in May 2020

Commemorate the end of The Clone Wars by treating yourself to Gentle Giant’s limited edition Ahsoka Tano Premier Collection statue! Modelled after Ahsoka’s appearance in the Siege of Mandalore arc, this exquisite hand-painted model depicts the young Togruta posing with Morai, the mysterious convor associated with the Daughter of Mortis and whose role in Ahsoka’s life is not yet ... [Continue Reading]

17th May 2020 // 2 Comments

‘The Clone Wars’ Fan Art Roundup – “Victory and Death”

Ended the Clone Wars have. A finale years in the making, the bittersweet “Victory and Death” bids a fond farewell to the prequel trilogy era and ushers in the period commonly known as “The Dark Times”. A fitting end to a much-loved series and an emotional roller-coaster from start to finish as we see Ahsoka Tano and Rex wrestling with moral dilemmas and fighting for their ... [Continue Reading]

11th May 2020 // 2 Comments

‘The Clone Wars’ Fan Art Roundup – “Shattered”

With Maul captured and the end of the war seemingly in sight, one could almost be lured into a false sense of security as they go into the third episode of the Siege of Mandalore arc, the appropriately titled “Shattered”. Composer Kevin Kiner’s haunting Blade Runner-esque score may seem soothing on the surface but it has a sinister chill to it that betrays the heartache to come. ... [Continue Reading]

9th May 2020 // 3 Comments

‘The Clone Wars’ Fan Art Roundup – “The Phantom Apprentice”

The Siege of Mandalore rages on. Former Jedi Padawan Ahsoka Tano and disgraced former Sith apprentice Maul butt heads and trade barbs as the end of the war draws near. “The Phantom Apprentice” is Star Wars at its most visceral and foreboding: fateful duels, jetpacks galore, ominous monologues, and impending sense of doom throughout. I’m sure nothing untoward will happen to our ... [Continue Reading]

29th April 2020 // 3 Comments

‘Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian’ Docuseries Starting May 4

Want to learn more about the cutting-edge filmmaking techniques and technology used to bring the hit Disney+ series The Mandalorian to life? Then you’re in luck! The eight-part documentary series Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian will take viewers behind the scenes of the making of the first ever live-action Star Wars series and you won’t need to wait long; the first episode will be ... [Continue Reading]

28th April 2020 // 0 Comments

7 ‘Star Wars’ Web Series For You and Your Kids to Enjoy During Quarantine

Perhaps you and your family are tired of rewatching the same few Star Wars films or TV series during your quarantine. Or perhaps Disney+ hasn’t launched in your region yet and you don’t have access to the platform’s catalogue of Star Wars content? Whatever the case may be, do not fret – you can find a plethora of animated shorts and web series over on the official Star ... [Continue Reading]

20th April 2020 // 1 Comment

Highlights From the 2019 Star Wars Celebration ‘Clone Wars’ Panel

As many of you have probably noticed, especially those of you who follow me on my personal Twitter account, 2019 was a challenging year for me in many respects. Deaths in the family, financial woes, job-related anxiety, and the loss of my beloved cat Juno all took their toll on me, robbing me of the enthusiasm and energy I needed to run this site. That’s why I never got around to writing ... [Continue Reading]

7th January 2020 // 2 Comments

Dave Filoni Shares Two More Sketches of Ahsoka Tano

Dave Filoni isn’t just one of Lucasfilm’s most respected figures and a masterful storyteller; he’s also one hell of an artist, as he has demonstrated on numerous occasions. If you’ve been following him on social media or watching his panels at Star Wars Celebration, you’ll no doubt have seen some of his “doodles” at some point. Earlier this year, he ... [Continue Reading]

26th June 2019 // 1 Comment

Ahsoka Tano Fans Celebrate Star Wars Day 2019

Every year, on May the 4th, Star Wars fans flock to social media to share their love for their beloved far-away galaxy and its cast of colourful characters, and Ahsoka Tano fans are no exception. From creative cosplay to “Mermay” sketches, Ahsoka fans turned out in force to celebrate their love for the Togruta Padawan-turned-rebel. Here are some of the incredible fan creations and ... [Continue Reading]

5th May 2019 // 0 Comments

‘The Clone Wars’ and ‘Rebels’ at Star Wars Celebration Chicago

Star Wars Celebration Chicago is approaching at hyper-speed. Guests, panels, and other events are being announced on a weekly basis and it’s getting tough to keep track of all the latest updates, so here’s a handy guide to some of the Ahsoka Tano, The Clone Wars, and Star Wars Rebels events being held at this year’s convention as well as some details about the merchandise you ... [Continue Reading]

13th March 2019 // 2 Comments

Ahsoka Tano Art at Star Wars Celebration Chicago

Star Wars Celebration Chicago is now just over a month away and the organisers have revealed that a plethora of exclusive art prints will be available for pick-up at the Celebration Art Show. The Art Show, one of the event’s most popular features, will be held at McCormick Place, Chicago, from April 11 to April 15 (inclusive) and will feature a range of officially licensed art that pays ... [Continue Reading]

9th March 2019 // 1 Comment

Dark Horse to Publish ‘The Art of Star Wars Rebels’ Art Book

If you’re a fan of Star Wars Rebels, it’s time to make some room in your bookshelves or clear some space on your coffee table because Dark Horse Books and Lucasfilm have a special treat in store for you this autumn in May 2020! IGN has announced that Dark Horse has teamed up with the creative team over at Lucasfilm Animation and will be publishing a hardcover art book that promises ... [Continue Reading]

13th February 2019 // 2 Comments