This week is all about the amazing THE ART OF FORCE AWAKENS! 2013 was a magical time as Star Wars was just getting ready to strike back in a major way. The Yoda like production designer, living legend and hero of ours, Rick Carter led this quest with a period of guided imagery from the best artists in the world where the blue sky was the limit and some incredible illustrations flowed along next to the story. It was the time of Jedi Killers, Kira and Sam, Darth Talon, John Doe and RIFFS. Join us as we look at this time, discuss the importance of concept art & much, much more!!So get in that dream state, go backwards and forwards, turn of your left brain, ask “what is BLAST POINTS?”, listen today and celebrate the love!!
The Krayt Dragon. One of the greatest mysteries in the Star Wars universe. Where did it come from? When did the word KRAYT first appear? Why was Kenobi’s call changing so much? What’s with the “missing” DVD version? What is its shocking connection to a Disney Haunted Mansion kids record? Join us while we explore these mind bending questions and more in this extremely important and “Kraytly” fascinating episode!! You’ll never hear that Krayt dragon call the same way again!!
PLUS : a bunch of INCREDIBLE Krayt dragon calls from listeners like YOU!
So call up Jim Gillette, go scream in a parking lot and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!
“LIVE” from Blast Points Podcast world headquarters, it’s Jason and Gabe with a special unboxing video featuring amazing, exclusive products from the Star Wars Celebration online store!! PLUS : learn all about the Empire Strikes Back CONTEST where YOU could win 4 JEDI MASTER passes to the next Celebration! The Force is with us & thanks for watching BPV! A huge thank you to ReedPOP, Star Wars Celebration and Lucasfilm for this opportunity! Find all these items and so many more at the Star Wars
Celebration Store: https://bit.ly/2ISJUsB
Additional cool links:
Empire Strikes Back Sweepstakes Entry Page: https://bit.ly/3mtKMli
Star Wars Celebration Homepage: https://bit.ly/3nA1792
See you there in 2022!
We put together a little five minute audio tribute celebrating the love to the fans and the galaxy far far away in tribute to this Star Wars holiday. Enjoy & happy May the 4th everyone.
We’re putting our best foot forward and talking about the topic we all need right now STAR WARS FEET! And who else could we get to join us for this groundbreaking subject but our friend, Regal Robot’s Tom Spina! Join us as we explore topics like : what’s inside Chewbacca’s feet, what’s under Jawa’s robes and why Max Rebo is only feet. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll watch an hour go by as you celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS (and TOM SPINA!)
It’s so hard to say goodbye to Star Wars Rebels but Blast Points is here to help get you through it all. Join Jason & Gabe as they look at the show’s past, it’s strengths, the challenges it faced and where they dream Lucasfilm Animation could go next. From those mysterious voices in-between worlds, the legacy of Ashoka Tano, giant wolves, to our hero AP-5 singing in space, Blast Points toasts four wild seasons of the Ghost Crew adventures.
PLUS : Star Wars TV stuff, the Last Jedi deleted scene with Phasma whoop hogging it up, going Solo at Denny’s, listener reviews and The Lucas’ lively, action packed speech at Mark Hamill’s Hollywood Walk of Fame ceremony!
So put on those Duran Duran records, head into the unknown regions with Space Whales and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!
By Matt DeLight
It’s the week of Star Wars Celebration 2017 in Orlando, Florida and Jason & Gabe are totally freaking out in this jam packed episode. First they run through the fascinating detailed history of Star Wars conventions in the U.S. and then they dive into what to expect this weekend in Florida. What panels are they looking forward to? What tips to they have for newcomers and Celebration veterans? What homemade t-shirts have they made in the past? What guest announcement surprised them and how did they fit in a Battlefield Earth reference? Find out by putting in your soft shoe inserts, charging up that external battery and celebrating the love with BLAST POINTS!!