Episode 216 – SAGA YEAR MONTH 4 – Revenge of the Sith Novelization, Reshoots and Candles in the Dark

In the 15 years since it’s release, Matthew Stover’s Revenge of the Sith novelization has become not just a cult favorite but one of the best pieces of Star Wars literature ever made!  Join us this week as we look at why that is, why Stover’s “internal not external” approach fits ROTS so well, how the novel’s heart changed with the film’s reshoots and so much more!!  What dream Star Wars story did Stover once tell Jason about?  What one scene in the book does Gabe wish was in the movie?  Why is Revenge of the Sith so important now more then ever? It’s SithMania in this action packed episode!  It’s Sith season so celebrate the love & listen today!  

Episode 184 – Tatooine Ghost featuring Watto the Wedding Crasher

Do you spend everyday wondering if Leia ever learned about her grandmother Shmi? What would Leia think if she watched the Boonta Eve pod race? Did Watto attend Shmi and Cliegg Lars’ wedding? All these questions and more were answered in Troy Denning’s fascinating and underrated 2003 novel, Tatooine Ghost.  It’s an incredible blending of the prequels and the original trilogy that also manages to somehow resonate into the sequels.  Join us as we look at the book, Leia’s journey with the Force, Ben Kenobi, Ben Solo, grown up Kitster, Beru’s sister, Watto wearing a bow tie and so much more in this fun filled, deep thoughts episode!  PLUS: Resistance news! Rain Johnson movies update! AND Kenobi-Mania!  
So stop looking for Killik Twilight & celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!