Out of the Blue

Disney's stewardship of the Star Wars franchise has been a mixed bag at best, and I've found myself pretty unmoved by the hype of recent projects. But the Obi-Wan Kenobi series is different. The premise and tie-in to the previous movies is a strong draw, and it only took seeing about two promos to suck me in. The first two episodes debut today, and I am risking disappointment by allowing myself to get pretty excited about watching them.

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Re: OotB: Old Ben Kenobi?
May 27, 2022, 18:46
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Re: OotB: Old Ben Kenobi? May 27, 2022, 18:46
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Kxmode wrote on May 27, 2022, 13:51:
The winner of the evening was Strange New Worlds! I highly recommend the show. 🖖 Smart

Yep, I love the new show. I like Discovery, too, though I'll admit I'm not the biggest Star Trek fan around; I'm actually going through S2 of that right now, and I can see how Pike got his own show afterward.

I told my wife today that I think I actually like the new Star Trek shows better than the new Star Wars shows they've come out with, which in my house is heretical on the level of saying you prefer warm beer, that the Flyers have some really nice players, or that pizza is better without cheese. It's just not okay and it isn't done

Obi-Wan has some potential, I just don't feel particularly invested in it since I really can't stand the prequel films. Saw Ep1 today and it was ok, hopefully get time to see Ep2 tomorrow.
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