After devoting the past few episodes to the First Order and pirate attacks, Star Wars Resistance has at last gone back to one of its central elements: racing. ‘The Platform Classic’ revolved around a popular race held by the Colossus in a pretty entertaining sequence, but beneath the cool race was an introspective look at Yeager and his mysterious past. It gave the best look yet at the way the former Rebel pilot is the way he is as the root of his past tragedy is explored in more detail. It offered a great balance of engaging action with personal stakes and character development for Yeager.
The discovery that Yeager not only has an estranged brother who is a famous racer, but was also a prominent racer himself was a surprising one that opened a door into the type of