THE CLONE WARS “Overlords” Review

THE CLONE WARS "Overlords" (Season 3 Episode 15) – Star Wars: The Clone Wars started off a new 3 episode arc with "Overlords" which has Anakin, Obi-Wan and Ahsoka responding to an unusual distress call which lands them on a mysterious planet, Mortis. Without too much action and a whole lot of interesting dialogue, this first episode of the arc laid heavily into the prophecy of "The Chosen One" and Anakin’s inevitable fate.

The episode starts off feeling a little less like your standard Clone Wars plot and actually little bit more like an old episode of Star Trek with our protagonists encountering unknown enemies on an unknown planet with beautiful plant life, massive rock formations and hourly seasons. The Star Wars feeling returns though as Obi-Wan and Anakin realize the planet itself is surging with the Force and the planet’s 3 inhabitants, Father, Daughter and Son, show an unusual interest in Anakin’s destiny. Read More...


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