Monday, February 19, 2024

Ep. 170 - Ahsoka: S1 Eps 1 & 2


As promised we have finally jumped on the Ahsoka train, giving our in-depth coverage of the season. This episode we cover episode 1: Part One: Master and Apprentice and episode 2: Part Two: Toil and Trouble. And joining us for this deep dive into Ahsoka is the ever wonderful, Rayven Spencer. 

Tuesday, February 6, 2024

Ep. 169 - History and Star Wars


Happy Star Wars Podcast Day! Today is the 25th anniversary of the first Star Wars podcast. Today we have Chris Kempshall on, the author of The History and Politics of Star Wars: Death Stars and Democracy, as well as coauthor of Battles that Changed the Galaxy, discussing how the real world history has influenced story telling in the Star Wars universe. 

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Monday, January 29, 2024

Ep. 168 - Visions: S2 Eps 7-9

We conclude our coverage of Visions season 2 with the final 3 episodes of the season: Episode 7. The Bandits of Golak, Episode 8. The Pit, and Episode 9. Aau's Song. 

Monday, January 22, 2024

Ep. 167 - Fashion of Star Wars

We are joined by the fantastic Holly Frey discussing the fashion of Star Wars, both the fashion in the universe of Star Wars as well as the costuming that went on behind the scenes. There is far more than we can cover in one episode so we just cover some of our favorites in the Galaxy Far Far Away. 

Monday, January 15, 2024

Ep. 166 - Visions: S2 Eps 4-6

After many months we have returned to our coverage of Visions Season 2, this time covering the middle three episodes: Episode 4. I am Your Mother, Episode 5. Journey to the Dark Head, and Episode 6. The Spy Dancer. 

Monday, January 1, 2024

Ep. 165 - Disney Gallery: The Mandalorian Season 3

It's a new year and we are talking the Star Wars goodies we got for the holidays. We also are discussing the Disney Gallery for The Mandalorian Season 3. We had discussed this way back in July but because of the strike we couldn't release it until now!

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