Episode CLII: The Politics of Star Wars and Andrew Slack

Episode CLII: The Politics of Star Wars and Andrew Slack

Episode CLII: The Politics of Star Wars and Andrew Slack Recorded 1/30/16 This special double-sized episode is a two-part monster. In part one, Bria LaVorgna from Tosche Station and White Hot Room join Bryan and Mike to talk about the politics in Star Wars. By politics, we talk about Palpatine’s plans and manipulations of the Senate and how that affects,...

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Episode CLI: The Third Anniversary Show

Episode CLI: The Third Anniversary Show

Episode CLI: The Third Anniversary Show Recorded 1/24/16 One of the original co-hosts of the show, Consetta Parker, comes back to talk about Star Wars, the character of Han Solo, his arc in The Force Awakens, and fandom with Bryan and Amy. They also talk about her work with Rancho Obi-Wan and ANOVOS, both firmly in the realm of Star Wars. As a heads up, this...

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Episode CL: Vanessa Marshall

Episode CL: Vanessa Marshall

Episode CL: Vanessa Marshall Recorded 1/17/16 The voice of Hera Syndulla from Rebels joins Amy, Bryan, and Mike to discuss The Force Awakens, the new Rebels trailer and fandom. Being a fan of Star Wars herself, her conversations about the series are always the best. They delve into THE moment in The Force Awakens, the treatment of droids across generations, and...

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Episode CXLIX: Ben Kenobi

Episode CXLIX: Ben Kenobi

Episode CXLIX: Ben Kenobi Recorded 1/9/16 Amy, Bryan, and Mike gather to discuss the character of Obi-Wan Kenobi. From his humble beginnings as a padawan to a mentor who made the ultimate sacrifice, what makes Ben Kenobi one of our favorite characters? And, although he’s not seen and barely heard in The Force Awakens, what effect did his legacy have on the...

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Episode CXLVIII: The Fandom Menace

Episode CXLVIII: The Fandom Menace

Episode CXLVIII: The Fandom Menace Recorded 1/1/16 Bethany Blanton from the Star Wars Report joins Bryan and Mike to discuss more about The Force Awakens, namely the real-world parallels it provides. Then, the discussion shifts gears and they read a letter from a Star Wars fan new to the fandom who has found it to not be the most welcoming place. Deep discussion...

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Episode CXLVII: How Star Wars Conquered the Universe, Again

Episode CXLVII: How Star Wars Conquered the Universe, Again

Episode CXLVII: How Star Wars Conquered the Universe, Again Recorded 12/26/15 Author Chris Taylor joins Bryan and Mike to discuss many things. Chris was at the premiere and relates his first hand experiences on the red carpet there. The three of them continue on to talk about more theories for The Force Awakens and what it could mean for the future of Star Wars,...

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Episode CXLVI: The Force, Awakened

Episode CXLVI: The Force, Awakened

Episode CXLVI: The Force, Awakened Recorded 12/19/15 We watched the movie. We had some theories. We shared some moments. We pulled some loose threads, and tied some others up. We said hello to a new era of Star Wars fandom, and bye to Bobby. For two hours, we talked about what made us laugh, what made us cry, what made us mad, and what made us excited for...

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Episode CXLV: The Force Awakens Preshow

Episode CXLV: The Force Awakens Preshow

Episode CXLV: The Force Awakens Preshow Recorded 12/12/15 Bobby, Bryan, and Mike gather to answer a couple of emails and look back on the last few years of build up leading to the seventh installment of the Star Wars Saga. This is the last show of this era in Star Wars, enjoy it. We’ll be back next week with the first official episode of the Sequel Era....

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Episode CXLIV: The Force Awakens Supershow with Bryan and Amy

Episode CXLIV: The Force Awakens Supershow with Bryan and Amy

Episode CXLIV: The Force Awakens Supershow with Bryan and Amy Recorded 12/6/15 Amy and Bryan had a big weekend. First, they met up at Disneyland and discussed all of the offerings the park has for the new “Seasons of the Force.” They went to the Star Wars Launch Bay, met Chewbacca, watched a short Star Wars movie in the Captain EO theatre, and...

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Episode CXLIII: Emptying the Inbox

Episode CXLIII: Emptying the Inbox

Episode CXLIII: Emptying the Inbox Recorded 11/28/15 The full cast, Amy, Bobby, Bryan, and Mike, is back to answer your questions. The team tackles your questions about every subject from Midi-chlorians to the books you should be reading and the whole “true fan” debate that’s been plaguing fandom. Hint: we’re all true fans as long we have...

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