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Wookiee Radio 48: Spoiler Alert – Star Wars: The Last Jedi

Wookiee Radio 48: Spoiler Alert – Star Wars: The Last Jedi

The Smugglers Three are back and finally we have all seen The Last Jedi, but first with Christmas behind us we look at what we got from Santa Yoda. Then play a few rounds of Star Wars Family Feud. And then we get into our movie review. Here are a few of the topics that we covered:

How similar Kylo & Rey are to Jacen & Jaina.

A little bit of nit picking.

Internet haters are gonna hate no matter what they are given.

Lukes dark decisions in the past haunt him still?

Where does the story go from here?

Who is Snoke and does it really matter?

All this and so much more.

Then we finish the show looking back at some of the best things that happened in the world of Star Wars in 2017 and look ahead to what is to come in 2018

Wookiee Radio 47: Who Has The Distro

Wookiee Radio 47: Who Has The Distro

t last, the time has finally come! The Last Jedi has finally come out! Unfortunately, at the time of this recording, only one of the Smugglers Three had actually seen the movie, so you will not find any discussion about the actual movie on this episode. But, perhaps that is a good thing.

Topics discussed on this episode include:

1. A discussion about how The Disney/Fox deal could affect the Star Wars franchise.

2. Thursday preview night box office numbers for The Last Jedi.

3. How the Last Jedi team fleshed out Leia’s performance in post production.

4. NASA will be screening The Last Jedi for the astronauts in space.

5. What will be the fate of microtransactions in Battlefront 2.

6. Holiday deals on Star Wars games.

7. The reason J. J. Abrams decided to return to direct Episode 9.

8. A preview of the upcoming books and comics coming out.

9. A discussion about toxic fandom and the expanded universe.

Wookiee Radio 46: Rebel Rising With Beth Revis

Wookiee Radio 46: Rebel Rising With Beth Revis

This week your Smugglers Three are back and they are joined by author Beth Revis (Rebel Rising/ From a Certain Point of View: Fully Operational).
We talked about hidden Pokemon in “Rebel Rising”, how she got started at Lucasfilm Publishing, her experience as an official Lucasfilm author at Celebration and so much more.
What is she most looking forward to in “The Last Jedi”? What are her thoughts about the “Star Wars: Holiday Special”? What was it like having Neil Patrick Harris read her story in “From a Certain Point of View”?
You can follow Beth on Twitter and Instagram @BethRevis and on Facebook at https://www.facebook.com/authorbethrevis/

Wookiee Radio 45: Sheev On The Shelf

Wookiee Radio 45: Sheev On The Shelf

This week, the Smugglers Three are very excited because Last Jedi is less than two weeks away. That is like Christmas for Star Wars fans, only so much better.

Topics discussed on this episode include:

1. Daisy Ridley days she is done with Star Wars after episode 9

2. Mark Hamill was concerned about the sudden change to the ending of Force Awakens

3. Does the Last Jedi refer to Kylo Ren?

4. Sheev On A Shelf could take over the holidays

5. A petition is out to have the Star Wars license taken away from EA games

6. 15 Star Wars locations you can visit in real life

7. Books and comic releases

Wookiee Radio 44: Battlefront 2 & PETA vs Porgs Too

Wookiee Radio 44: Battlefront 2 & PETA vs Porgs Too

Your Smugglers Three have returned to full strength and are joined by Jeff Davis of DW:60 Press Row on Sorcerer Radio. Jeff brings us his review of Battlefront 2 which is now here. Some of the other stories we discuss are:
● PETA is protesting the unethical treatment of porgs in the Last Jedi
● We take a look at this week’s mid-season finale of Star Wars Rebels
● Star Wars Galaxies Edge at the Disney Parks now has a planet name
● Lego and Hasbro both have new figures coming
● We finish with our look at the upcoming books for this week.

Wookiee Radio 43: We Scream, Last Jedi Ice Cream

Wookiee Radio 43: We Scream, Last Jedi Ice Cream

This week, Ken has gone missing, possibly captured by the Empire, leaving Mike and Derrick to record the broadcast on their own. Perhaps the Smugglers Three might be pushing their luck a little too far with the Imperials, that might end up badly for them if they continue. Not sayin’, but I’m sayin’.

Topics discussed on this episode include:

  • Rebels recap
  • Rian Johnson will be directing a brand new trilogy
  • Possible proof that Grand Admiral Thrawn will survive the final season of Rebels
  • A new live action series has been announced
  • A collector’s edition vinyl set of the soundtrack to A New Hope
  • Now you can enjoy Star Wars themed ice cream while you watch The Last Jedi
  • A preview of the books and comics coming out in the next few weeks

Wookiee Radio 42: Porgs Will Be Huge

Wookiee Radio 42: Porgs Will Be Huge

The Smugglers Three are back for episode 42. This week we look at new trailers, Rebels, Ron Howard and PORGS. We discuss this and:
1) Highlights from the new Star Wars: The Last Jedi tv spot that premiered during the World Series.
2) Recap and highlights from the Star Wars: Rebels episodes “The Occupation” and “Flight of the Defender”
3) Kathleen Kennedy discusses the future of the Star Wars films with The Star Wars Show
4) How much of “Solo: A Star Wars Story” did Ron Howard really reshoot?
5) There are some fantastic Funko collectibles coming soon to Walmart and Build-A-Bear has released their newest Star Wars bears.

Wookiee Radio 41: DJ Erza In Da House

Wookiee Radio 41: DJ Erza In Da House

This week, the Smugglers Three seem to have joined the rebellion as this episode is devoted largely to the Rebels show. Oh, and to All Hallows Eve as well.

Topics discussed on this episode include:

1. A listing of the three favorite characters of the Smugglers Three

2. A bit of reminiscing about Star Wars toys.

3. A recap of Rebels, including highlights and trivia from the two episodes this week

4. Answers, sort of, from Dave Filoni

5. A new comic one-shot about new character DJ

6. The top ten Star Wars Halloween items

7. A preview of the upcoming books and comics

8. A new product promotion fore the Star Wars app

9. An 18 hour Star Wars movie marathon

 

Wookiee Radio 40: It’s About A Red Cup

Wookiee Radio 40: It’s About A Red Cup

The Smugglers Three are back with a week FULL of news. Rebels is back with a bang, we learned the title of the Han Solo movie and much much more. Here is the stories for the week:

  • The Return of Star Wars: Rebels with “Heroes of Mandalore”
  • Ron Howard revealed the name of the Han Solo movie.
  • Ron Howard also has made Tag & Bink cannon
  • We have details about the Battlefront 2 campaign mode.
  • What are the Smugglers Three’s 3 favorite ships in that galaxy far, far away
  • A Parma, Oh man builds a 2 story AT-AT walker in his front yar

Wookiee Radio 39: Oy, Trailer Talk

Wookiee Radio 39: Oy, Trailer Talk

This week, the Smugglers Three are two once again as Ken is hiding from an Imperial raid and is only able to make a brief appearance.

Topics this episode include:

1. An in depth discussion about the recently released Last Jedi trailer, including some of the highlights

2. Could a trailer for the Han Solo movie be coming soon?

3. Could Rey and Kylo Ren be siblings?

4. J. J. Abrams advised Daisy Ridley to treat Star Wars like a religion

5. Books and comic releases

6. A discussion about the upcoming season of Rebels

7. Trivia from StarWars.com