Episode 117 – The Star Wars Awards

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Join Jason & Gabe as they go through the first ever Blast Points Academy Star Wars Awards (Star Awards)!  You listeners of the show voted and we’ve got the results!  Who did YOU choose for the best Gungan?  What movie has the best score?  Who is the best new TLJ character, what’s the top animated series, lightsaber form and what won the the important best picture? Listen and find out!  You may laugh a little, you may learn a little, and you’ll definitely love this action packed episode!

PLUS : the start of Solo madness at Denny’s, Rain Johnson’s love of The Young Ones and how a Cliff Richard reference snuck into Last Jedi, a deleted scene we haven’t seen yet and so much more!

So get out those Better Then Erpham records and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!

Episode 116 – The Director And The Jedi And The Last Jedi Blu Ray

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The Last Jedi blu ray is here and Blast Points is going all out with an in-depth look at just about everything it has to offer!  The Director and The Jedi documentary is everything we’ve hoped for in a Star Wars look behind the scenes in a while and we are breaking it all down!  We are talking everything from space cows, Mark Hamill’s fundamental disagreements, Yoda puppets, the beauty of Ram Bergman’s hair to why we still can’t stop loving TLJ!  And if that wasn’t enough, we go through all the Last Jedi deleted scenes!  Silly stormtroopers & rocking’ Caretaker parties all night long!

So put those action figures back on the shelf, look for Old Man Snoke and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!

 

Episode 115 : Of George and Men – The Amazing History of Star Tours

This we are talking about all about the fascinating history of STAR TOURS!  It’s the Disneyland ride that was not only set new trends for the park, it started Star Wars on it’s eventual future!  How the marriage of Lucasfilm and Disney possibly begin?  Just how much of a Disney fan is Lucas?  What planets were considered for the 2011 version? How did Star Tours influence a young Rian Johnson and directly inspire The Last Jedi? It’s an action packed episode headed to beautiful forest moon of Endor and beyond!

PLUS: What’s going to be in the gift shop and on the menus at the Lucas Museum? What’s going on with an oozing Master Codebreaker in the Last Jedi novel & so much more!

So fill in every seat,  pull your safety restraint from the right to left & celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!

Episode 114 : Godspeed, Rebels

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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!

Episode 106 – Legacy Of The Jedi

Join Jason and Gabe as they get heavy duty with some deep Jedi talk!  Is Luke Skywalker right and is the legacy of the Jedi failure, hypocrisy and hubris?   This week we break it down by looking at the past deeds of the Jedi and the examine their mighty myth!  When did they fail and why is Luke’s act in The Last Jedi so important to the future of the Force?  Listen and find out!!  Plus there is some wild Solo rumor talk, Obi-Wan beard freakouts, John Williams episode 9 stuff, listener reviews and much more!  So get Tarkin his birthday cake and Beru’s Blue Milk Whip, listen today & celebrate the love with Blast Points!

Episode 105 – The Art of The Art of The Last Jedi

Jason and Gabe back with an all new, action packed episode that goes heavy into The Art of The Last Jedi book! The fascinating behind the scenes info! The look of the film! Our favorite amazing TLJ concept art!  The earlier version of Master Codebreaker!  The Lucas connection! Why the Caretakers really do deserve a Saturday Morning cartoon!

Plus there’s the latest Solo talk, wild episode 9 speculation & more! So get out your black diamond, flying away on a space boat and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!

Episode 104 – The Last Jedi Review Super Freakout

NEW EPISODE! Here it is! The supersized Blast Points you’ve been waiting for as Jason and Gabe go through ALL of The Last Jedi! From the island of Ahch-To to Crait, we’re doing it all!! From the film’s heavy message and themes, to Caretakers being Van Halen fans and the No Parking On The Beach Guy! We get into every aspect of the hot button topic that is THE LAST JEDI! So go hover over your rock, pop those bubbles and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!

Episode 103 – The Last Jedi Pre – Show Meltdown!

The Last Jedi is right around the corner and you can literally hear Jason and Gabe lose their minds in this fun filled spoiler free episode!! Join in as they freak out and barely keep it together counting down to the giant Last Jedi release! They talk about the long, wild two year journey they’ve had with Episode 8 and highlights from the film’s huge Hollywood premiere! PLUS: Where’s Lucas? Will the mystery of PZ-4CO be solved and so much more!! So dial 9-1 on your phone and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!!

Episode 101 – The One And Only Ric Olie … (and Last Jedi TV Spots!)

Join Jason and Gabe as they celebrate the one and only Ric Olie!!  Some call this hero “Captain Obvious” but we ask the question, was he being obvious or is he just helpful? Tune in as we break it down and explore his every line of dialog to explore the Olie legend!

PLUS: TLJ Fever is reaching a boiling point as we explore every Last Jedi TV spot so far, Star Tours info and much more!

So land on Tatooine, catch on pretty quick and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!

Episode 99 – Hardware Wars Raised Us & A New Trilogy Might Kill Us!

This week Jason and Gabe talk all about HARDWARE WARS!  YES, the amazing 1978 short film Star Wars parody from Ernie Fosselius that made them who they are today.  How did it ever get made?  Where is the cast nowadays?  How was Hardware Wars only the beginning of Ernie’s involvement in the galaxy far far away?  All these burning questions & more are answered in this laugh filled, action packed episode!  Join them as they even do a full commentary for the 13 minute long classic!!  Wow!

AND IF THAT WASN’T ENOUGH – before all that, they talk about the BOMBSHELL of news that was the announcement that Rian Johnson is working on an all new Star Wars trilogy!  When could it be set?  What’s going on in it? Will we survive this massive chunk of Star Wars info?  And what about a live action Star Wars TV show?!!  Whew!  It’s a lot of stuff in one hour so head into a bar with Augie Ben-Doggie and celebrate the love with Blast Points!!