Recap / Star Wars The Clone Wars S 4 E 21 Brothers

Savage Opress is finally reaching the end of his quest to find his long lost brother.

This episode provide examples of:

  • Actor Allusion: Among the things Maul was mumbling was this line taken from the Son of Mortis in the Mortis Trilogy, who was also voiced by Sam Witwer.
    Maul: The chains are the easy part. It's what goes on in here [points at his temple] that's hard.
  • Body Horror: Maul looked absolutely horrible when Savage found him.
  • Laughing Mad: Maul. And crying and weeping mad, too.
  • Half the Man He Used to Be: Maul of course.
  • Hostile Weather: On Lotho Minor the acid rain is so undiluted that immediately started to melt Savage's armor. Of course understandable, given the planet is a...
  • Landfill Beyond the Stars: Lotho Minor
  • Mundane Utility: While wandering Maul's catacomb beneath the surface, Savage uses his lightsaber as a lantern.
  • Special Edition Title: The opening logo is red instead of yellow, for this and "Revenge."
  • Spider People: Maul built himself a crude spider-like apparatus to get around on. According to Filoni, he used the Force to build it.
  • The Untwist: Many fans speculated that Maul wouldn't turn out to be really alive, and expected his return as a ghost, or as a holocron, or merely as a clone. They were wrong.