The Mandalorian Season 2

WHY IT DESERVES A NOD: Not one to rest on the laurels of the adorable meme that is The Child, Season 2 of Disney+’s flagship series served up indelible imagery (the skittering ice spiders still give us chills!), perfectly brought Ahsoka Tano and other animated canon to life, and to cap a thrilling finale, lifted the hood on one of the small screen’s best-kept secrets ever. This is the way… you follow up a freshman run.