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Ahsoka Tano Makes Her ‘Galaxy of Adventures’ Debut

Ever since they announced the animated micro-series Star Wars Galaxy of Adventures, I’ve been holding out for a mention or even just a brief glimpse of Ahsoka Tano in these delightfully animated shorts. Months went by without so much as a namedrop and just when I was beginning to lose hope of ever seeing her in this series, Lucasfilm and Titmouse released their Clone Wars Fun Facts video and gave us our first look at Ahsoka in the Galaxy ... [Continue Reading]

20th June 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! 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 to offers fans a behind-the-scenes look at some of the work ... [Continue Reading]

13th February 2019 // 2 Comments

“I No Longer Walk the Jedi Path” – How Japanese Subtitles Added Extra Depth to Ahsoka and Vader’s Showdown

A translation can make – or break – a work of fiction but as long-time Japan resident and amateur Japanologist Dave Hackerson discovered, sometimes it can improve upon an already emotive scene. Dave, who goes by the username @NorskAkiruno on Twitter, has long been interested in the ways that Japanese philosophy can be applied to the Star Wars universe and how that universe has itself been influenced by Japanese aesthetics, samurai ... [Continue Reading]

12th January 2019 // 4 Comments

Recap: All of the Ahsoka Tano ‘Forces of Destiny’ Episodes

Did you miss any of Ahsoka Tano’s appearances in Star Wars: Forces of Destiny? Or do you simply want to rewatch these charming animated shorts while you wait for more news about Lucasfilm’s new animation projects? Then scroll down to find a complete archive of all the Forces of Destiny episodes that Snips has appeared in to date! ‘The Padawan Path’ Our plucky heroine makes her way to a special ceremony at the Jedi Temple ... [Continue Reading]

15th June 2018 // 2 Comments

Ahsoka Tano Tags Along in ‘Unexpected Company’

Ever since they heard Ahsoka’s final words in the season five finale ‘The Wrong Jedi’, Clone Wars fans have long suspected that the plucky Padawan knew about Anakin Skywalker’s clandestine relationship with senator Padmé Amidala. Ahsoka’s voice actress, Ashley Eckstein, has often claimed that her animated counterpart knew about the secret couple; Eckstein even came close to spilling the beans about this particular ... [Continue Reading]

27th March 2018 // 1 Comment

The Star Wars Show Goes Behind the Scenes of ‘Forces of Destiny’

In this week’s episode of The Star Wars Show, hosts Andi Gutierrez and Anthony Carboni went behind the scenes of Star Wars: Forces of Destiny and visited Ghostbot, the California-based animation studio responsible for the micro-series, where they spoke with Brad Rau (Supervising Director) and Tatyana Drewry Carvin (Animation Director). Brad Rau is no stranger to the Star Wars universe. He co-directed the Star Wars Rebels season two ... [Continue Reading]

6th October 2017 // 2 Comments

Ahsoka Tano Takes Fans Down the Padawan Path in ‘Forces of Destiny’

Clone Wars-era Ahsoka Tano made her triumphant return to our screens earlier this week in her very own episode of Star Wars: Forces of Destiny, ‘The Padawan Path’. The episode sees our plucky heroine on her way to a special ceremony at the Jedi Temple before she gets side-tracked by a malfunctioning droid. Never one to shy away from danger, even when she’s running late, Ahsoka leaps into action to save a mother and child from ... [Continue Reading]

9th July 2017 // 6 Comments