This DIY Bad Batch Cup Sleeve Gets the Job Done

The Bad Batch have a 100% success rate, and so will you with this how-to! Inspired by Hunter and the other members of Clone Force 99 — as seen in Star Wars: The Bad Batch, now streaming on Disney+ — this easy-to-make cup sleeve will protect your fingers from hot and cold drinks. Felt, glue, a needle and thread, and a template are just about all you need to succeed on this mission.

The reusable felt sleeve is washable by hand in case you make a bit of a mess — as the Bad Batch are often fond of doing themselves. Let’s get to it, squad!

What You’ll Need

Sleeve template Black, red, and gray felt Black, red, and gray thread (optional) Sewing needle (optional) Sewing pins Adhesive Velcro Scissors and/or

A Father’s Rebel Twins Chart Their Own Destiny

Trust me, a surprised “Oh!” isn’t what you want to hear when the ultrasound technician scans your wife’s pregnant belly. My wife and I exchanged concerned glances and then quickly looked at the technician. With a smile, she added: “There are two heartbeats.” Stupefied, I asked, “How can a baby have two hearts?” “No,” she explained, “there are two hearts, because there are two babies — you’re having twins!” After the initial shock, which was followed by the news that we were expecting a boy and a girl, my wife and I reacted true to form: her with logistics and me with Star Wars.

“We’re not naming them Luke and Leia,” my wife decreed unprompted outside the hospital. I know a hopeless battle when I see one, and since galactic

Bad Batch Declassified: 5 Highlights from “Battle Scars”

Star Wars: The Bad Batch is here, chronicling the adventures of the elite squad Clone Force 99 following the end of the Clone War. In Bad Batch Declassified, we’ll explore our favorite moments from each episode of the Original Series, available only on Disney+. Armor up and join us for the ride.

Spoiler warning: This article discusses details and plot points from the Star Wars: The Bad Batch episode, “Battle Scars.”

“You’re all ticking time bombs.” So said Captain Rex, and he would know.

The legendary clone’s words in “Battle Scars” ring true to anyone who has seen – and loved – Star Wars: The Clone Wars and Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith. They pertain to the Bad Batch’s inhibitor chips: devices secretly implanted by the Kaminoans to

Quiz: Complete the Quote from The Mandalorian!

Mando is a man of few words. And the Child, Grogu, doesn’t have much to say — unless of course you can communicate through the Force. But that doesn’t mean there aren’t plenty of lines from both seasons of The Mandalorian that we still find ourselves using in our day-to-day lives in this galaxy. How well do you know the quips and quotes? Test your knowledge in this StarWars.com quiz…or try to do the magic hand thing.

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Bad Batch First Look: “Battle Scars”

Captain Rex is back! The clone commander who fought alongside Anakin Skywalker in Star Wars: The Clone Wars will make an appearance on today’s episode of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, after reuniting with Clone Force 99. Check out preview images below then watch the latest episode of Star Wars: The Bad Batch, “Battle Scars,” now streaming on Disney+!

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Join the Authors of Star Wars: The High Republic For Light and Life

The next wave of stories in the Star Wars: The High Republic initiative arrives later this month. To celebrate, the five architects of the books and comics will come together for a special virtual event.

Join Cavan Scott, Claudia Gray, Daniel José Older, Charles Soule, and Justina Ireland in conversation Monday, June 28 at 6 p.m. EST presented by Barnes & Noble. The event is free, but registration is required to attend!

During the hour-long discussion, the authors of Light of the Jedi, A Test of Courage, Into the Dark, Marvel’s Star Wars: The High Republic and IDW’s Star Wars: The High Republic Adventures will provide a glimpse behind the pages of their newest books and comics including The Rising Storm, Race to Crashpoint Tower, Out of the Shadows, and