Episode 84 – We Survived the Droids Treasure of the Hidden Planet Commentary

A not so long time ago, Jason & Gabe had the great idea of watching the Ben Burtt penned Droids animated series primetime special, The Great Heep. Having loved it and talked about Master Mungo Baobab in just about every Blast Points episode afterwards, they decided that it would be awesome to go ahead here and do a full commentary for the entire Baobab arc of four Droids animated episodes. Almost ninety minutes later, they are wondering if they made the right decision. Join them this week as they struggle to know what’s going on, figure out just who is talking, how this all makes any sense, do bug man voices and struggle to not drift into the forever sleep. It’s the Treasure of the Hidden Planet and it’s definitely one of Star Wars’ strangest moments ever.

So ride your space horse to the Rune Sea and get Lin-D the comedy droid out & try to to celebrate the love with Blast Points!

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Episode 74 – The Great Heep Great Audio Commentary!

This week Jason and Gabe are going where no other Star Wars podcast has gone before and diving head first into The Great Heep! Join them as they give some Droids cartoon history and then do the first ever live podcast commentary for the weird and wild Ben Burtt written 1986 Droids TV movie! ‬ R2 falls in love! A giant droid that eats astromechs! A cyborg Imperial admiral! The magnificent Mungo Baobob! And so much more!
Grab your favorite droid that wears sunglasses or painting of you with an octopus & celebrate the love by listening today!

Watch The Great Heep here : youtu.be/neyJB_0DsYY

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Episode 67 – The Making Of Star Wars – As Watched by Blast Points Podcast

Join Jason and Gabe as they take a look at the very first Star Wars documentary, 1977’s The Making Of Star Wars. They talk all about it’s history, the long and weird time on home video it has had, and the many, many highlights that are in it. Lucas’ office & his apparent love of gum balls, Gary Kurtz’s beard, the disco scene, Harrison Ford on a boat & much, much more.
So begin where it all began with Mr. Lucas, celebrate the love & listen today!!s

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