Episode 19 | Return of the Jedi Rewatch

Time is dwindling as we are within striking distance of the release of The Last Jedi! Episode VIII is almost here and we have just two movies left in our rewatch to get ready for the latest installment in the Star Wars saga. Join us for a few pre-release nervous jitters as well as a scramble of Star Wars Family Feud at the end of the episode plus details of a brand new poster giveaway!

We wrap up our original trilogy discussion with takes on Jabba, Ewoks, Luke’s path to the Dark Side and what we thought would be the end of the Skywalker Saga. Plus countless impressions of characters, Yoda, Vader, Salacious Crumb and of course Bib Fortuna.

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Episode 18 | Empire Strikes Back Rewatch

We are getting close now. The Last Jedi looms on the horizon as we are just weeks away from Rian Johnson’s first entry into the Star Wars cinematic universe debuting December 15th. This week we double our efforts and rewatch Episode V: The Empire Strikes Back where we try to not overload our circuits with pure joy while discussing every single scene.

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Episode 17 | Battlefront II & New Hope Rewatch Part 2

The Droids return with part two of our Skywalker Saga rewatch as well as our thoughts on the latest in the Star Wars video game universe, Battlefront II. Chris, Ryan and Mike discuss the implications of Inferno Squad on the larger saga and whether or not the key story moments could play a monumental role in Episode VIII.

Also, don’t miss Ryan’s Battlefront II gameplay video and commentary with more to come on our youtube channel.

Show note: If you want to avoid Battlefront II spoilers skip ahead to 25:00 into the show.

Plus in the rewatch, the guys discuss Harrison and Carrie, Uncle Owen’s Jedi envy and the most overlooked characters in the galaxy. Sadly, Sam could not join us but stay tuned for the end of the episode when we preview Sam’s Star Wars jacket segment from next week.

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Episode 16 | New Hope Rewatch Part 1

One month remains before The Last Jedi graces the screens of cinemas across the globe which means time is dwindling for our Skywalker Saga rewatch and this week the Droids embark on Episode IV: A New Hope.

The film that started it all back in 1977 brings back memories of childhood’s past as the group recounts their first experiences with the franchise as well as the vast collection of talent that made Star Wars a worldwide phenomenon.

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Episode 15 | Rian Johnson’s Trilogy

Planet-shattering news (apologies Alderaan), Last Jedi director Rian Johnson has been tasked with creating a brand new Star Wars trilogy separate from the Skywalker Saga! Lucasfilm announced Thursday that Johnson would write and direct the first of a “blank canvas” trio of films that explore an unknown corner of the galaxy. Chris, Mike, Ryan and Sam discuss with glee all of the possibilities that come from this news and what it means for the future of the franchise.

Plus, Disney also announced that a live action Star Wars TV series would be coming to it’s new streaming platform in the next few years. A major expansion to the Star Wars canon is upon us and The Droids You’re Looking For has all of the elated instant reactions.

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Episode 14 | Prequels Wrap Up

This week we conclude our thoughts on the prequel trilogy as well as discuss the latest Last Jedi behind the scenes video from USA Today. Tune in to hear our preferred order of watching the entire series as well as reflections on what the prequels mean to us as we look back on them.

Also, stay tuned at the end of the podcast for a preview of the latest SpacePod Network show Star Trek Trek with Sabrina and Sam.

Note: There was an audio issue with Mike’s microphone and we apologize for the less than stellar quality, the Empire was jamming us so invasion is forthcoming.

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Episode 13 | Revenge of the Sith Rewatch + Solo

It’s time for the fun to begin with our rewatch continuing with Episode III: Revenge of the Sith. Chris, Mike, Ryan and Sam complete the prequels and discuss how George Lucas’ final foray in the Star Wars universe wraps up the Anakin origin story.

We also discuss the news of the untitled Han Solo film finally having a title that was surprise to only those on the outer rim planets. Solo: A Star Wars Story was announced by Ron Howard and is still on schedule for a May 2018 release.

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