This week we’re talking about Mark Hamill’s comments on Twitter regarding the Force “killing” Luke Skywalker, meanwhile The Last Jedi is holding the lead in U.S. Blu-Ray sales. Also, Kotaku’s recent article on Rockstar Games and ‘Crunch’ in the Video Games … Continue reading
Three ideas that launch this week’s discussion. It all comes down to the lesson of The Last Jedi, a lesson that the Geeks and Gamers crowd sadly missed. Within lies a cautionary tale lest we miss the lesson ourselves.
First, will … Continue reading
Chuck Wendig was fired from Marvel Comics on Friday, October 12th, and I have thoughts and opinions! I don’t like it, but I do understand it. Spoiler: It’s not really about politics, sorry about your feelings otherwise. Also, talking about … Continue reading
A final look at Star Wars Rebels. It was hit or miss for me, but mostly hit.
This is a serious episode Talking about Anakin Skywalker’s redemption story and whether or not it still resonates with us. Why do we celebrate Vader’s killing of rebel soldiers in Rogue One, yet other evil deeds on film are considered gratuitous … Continue reading
I’ve got a comprehensive review of the Battlefront 2 Beta! But first, taking on the misinformation and confusion regarding Battlefront 2’s loot crate system. Be sure to read my full breakdown of one example of poor journalism from Forbes, of all places, listed below in the shownotes.
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Talking about the upcoming final season of Star Wars Rebels on Disney XD, and the impending release of Battlefront 2 from Electronic Arts. Should we expect the impending doom of the Ghost Crew? Will any of our beloved Jedi survive? Perhaps they are not technically ‘Jedi’ at all, and that … Continue reading
The sky(walker) is falling! Another Star Wars Director fired, and Kathleen Kennedy has no idea what she’s doing! Or does she? What are we to make of Colin Trevorrow leaving episode nine, and the return of J.J. Abrams? This episode takes a closer look at each situation. Is … Continue reading
A brief overview of the change in focus for the show, then an exploration of the principle or theme of compassion in the original three Star Wars films.
I am joined by friend, voice actor, and mutual Star Wars aficionado S.W. Christopher. In this episode we’re tackling the recent spate of fan speculation brought on by Pablo Hidalgo of Lucasfilm’s Story Group, tweeting about the Force, Midichlorians, and whether or not Han Solo was Force Sensitive! What was … Continue reading
Michael O’Connor over at Retrozap has written an excellent piece on the politics of Star Wars. Trust me, it’s not boring. I think there is some excellent information in there. In this episode I go a little longer than normal, I review the piece, and offer my own commentary. I … Continue reading
Talking about Battlefront now that months have passed, we’ve seen the first paid DLC, and have received details regarding further updates. Everything I think about this.
Now that the Blu-Rey* is out and I’ve had the opportunity to really absorb the film, where does it stand among the rest of the Star Wars saga? This is not a commentary or a review, but just me free-wheeling on the new characters, the old characters, my thoughts and … Continue reading
Finally back after a long hiatus! Apologies for the long delay, but I’m possessed with a new focus and new energy, and a solid idea of where the show is headed. This week talking about Star Wars Rebels and that wonderful Season Two finale, Twilight of the Apprentice! Is Ahsoka … Continue reading
Hope everyone had a good Force Friday! We’re still eagerly anticipating the release of a new trailer, though we don’t know whether that will happen out of Dragon*Con or perhaps later this month. My money is on early October, but we’ll see! Meanwhile, here are the links:
Battlefront Multiplayer … Continue reading