Episodes

Dec. 20, 2022

Fuck the Empire Up: ANDOR SEASON 1

Some thoughts on the first season of ANDOR in our last episode of 2022

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Dec. 5, 2022

ILL-FATED: Our Unfinished Fan Film (Season Finale)

In our season finale, we recall how we (mis)spent our high school years

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Nov. 28, 2022

FORMAT WARS: The Journey of Star Wars on Home Video (with Nathan Butl…

And learn why you should hang on to your old VHS copies!

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Nov. 21, 2022

THE DOCTOR WILL SEE YOU NOW: Star Wars & Doctor Who (with Riley J. Si…

Surprising connections (and differences) between Star Wars and Doctor Who

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Nov. 14, 2022

FAN FILM THEATER: Fan films of the 90s and 2000s (with Azeem of TFN F…

Recollections from the heyday of Star Wars fan films

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Nov. 7, 2022

MARCIA MARCIA MARCIA: The Legacy of Marcia Lucas (with @TalkingBay94)

Filling the Marcia Lucas-sized hole in the story of Star Wars

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Oct. 31, 2022

FLUENT COMMUNICATION: What I Have in Common with Darth Vader and Mace…

Communication, vulnerability, and leaning in to who you are. Oh and a bit of Star Wars talk.

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Oct. 24, 2022

MAD GODS: A discussion of LIGHT & MAGIC

We have an emotional reaction to the ultimate BTS doc

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Oct. 10, 2022

ROGUE ONE '77: What if Rogue One was made in the 70s?

A Star Wars movie known for its dialog from a parallel universe

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Oct. 4, 2022

Fighting for Real: ANDOR Episodes 1-4

We are wowed by the first episodes of ANDOR

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Sept. 28, 2022

THE TRADE FEDERATION: or Let's Explore Globalization Through the Star…

Mixing experimental Marxist theater with Star Wars?

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Sept. 21, 2022

Final Thoughts on OBI-WAN KENOBI (SOMC CROSSOVER)

Before ANDOR, we close the book on the last Disney+ series

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Sept. 14, 2022

SERIOUS SILLINESS: Wookieepedia (with @WookOfficial AKA Jordan)

The serious and silly business of cataloging a fictional galaxy

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Sept. 7, 2022

GRUNGE PHASE: How DARK EMPIRE shaped Star Wars in the 90s

Tom Vietch and Cam Kennedy's comic defined Star Wars for a new generation

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Aug. 31, 2022

DARK FORCES: Mental Health in Star Wars

How Star Wars characters handle depression and other mental health issues

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Aug. 24, 2022

What is Star Wars? (SOMC Crossover)

We attempt to answer this deceptively simple question

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Aug. 18, 2022

The Redemption of Darth Vader (SOMC Crossover)

Was Darth Vader truly redeemed at the end of Return of the Jedi?

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Aug. 10, 2022

REBEL SCANNERS: Preserving Star Wars (with Rob of TEAM NEGATIVE 1)

How fans are preserving original film prints of the Star Wars films for posterity

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Aug. 3, 2022

ROLE MODELS: The time I saw George Lucas (with special guest MY MOM)

Yes, I really made a Star Wars podcast with my mom

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July 27, 2022

PREQUELS 1986: What if the prequels were made in the 1980s?

A radical thought experiment about an alternate Star Wars production history

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July 20, 2022

NOT THAT FILONE: Turkish Star Wars (with Ed Glaser)

Filmmaker, writer & historian Ed Glaser joins us for this first entry in our series on Star Wars rip-offs

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July 13, 2022

I MADE SOME SPECIAL MODIFICATIONS MYSELF: Fan Edits (with HAL 9000)

Just how many versions of Star Wars are there? A conversation with famed fan editor HAL 9000

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July 6, 2022

REVISIONIST HISTORY: The Special Editions

We discuss what works and what doesn't about the Special Editions and wrestle with why they exist.

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