The Obi-Wan Kenobi series has arrived on Disney+, delivering a show that not only enhances the prequel trilogy but also answers many mysteries established in Star Wars: A New Hope.
Ten years after the events of Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, Obi-Wan Kenobi follows the former Jedi Master on his mission to oversee Luke Skywalker's upbringing, safety, and eventually, his training.
Kenobi released 17 years after Ewan McGregor's last appearance as the knowledgeable and powerful Jedi Council member
Kenobi's comings and goings between Revenge of the Sith and A New Hope have been a topic of great interest for many years, with Ewan McGregor's return as the titular hero in extremely high demand.
While the general view on the prequels has improved over time, something has never changed, and that's audience appreciation of McGregor as Obi-Wan Kenobi.
Now a factory-line worker, Obi-Wan has gone to extreme lengths to remain hidden, while also continuing his mission to guard Luke Skywalker.
Obi-Wan Kenobi is now unsure of himself but is still being patient, playing the long game for the betterment of all the Jedi remaining.
Obi-Wan Kenobi is now a live-action bridge between Star Wars: Revenge of the Sith, and the original Star Wars: A New Hope.