Episode 312 – Tom Spina And The Celebration Q&A!

It’s almost Celebration time and that means it’s the right time to check in with our friend TOM SPINA and hear all about the amazing stuff Regal Robot has planned AND the inside info on our CREATURES OF RETURN OF THE JEDI panel!   And if all that wasn’t exciting enough, we’ve got an incredible round of listener submitted questions for Tom and us!!   Van Halen! Sandwiches! Aliens in pants!  Light Man!  AND SO MUCH MORE!  

So, drive 55 all the way to Anaheim, listen today and celebrate the love!




Episode 311 – Celebration Survival Guide with Skytalkers 

Star Wars Celebration 2022 is right around the corner, but don’t panic as BLAST POINTS and SKYTALKERS are here to help!   It’s the return of the ultimate Star Wars podcast team up as these veterans of many past celebrations take you through all their personal tips and tricks on how to make the most of your experience!   What time should you arrive?  What about after parties?  Vendors?  Panels?  Lotteries?  SOCKS!! All that and more in this informative and revealing tag team episode!!   

So, badge check your badge check, celebrate the love and listen today!   

Check out everything Skytalkers here : https://skytalkers.com

Episode 309 – AOTC YEAR – Celebration II Celebration

It has been 20 years since Star Wars Celebration II in Indianapolis and this week we are combining AOTC Year and Celebration Month as we look back at our first SW Celebration when the AOTC hype was at its highest level!  Join us as we look back on the state of fandom in 2002, our instant impressions of the convention, the panels we went to, our very hazy memories and we get out Jason’s 20-year-old program and examine the many incredible panels we DID NOT go to!  It’s a Celebration II celebration so celebrate the love and listen today!!

Episode 308 – The Special Luke Scream Mystery

For 25 years, Star Wars fans have asked one question : why did Luke scream like the Emperor in just the 1997 Special Edition and then it disappeared forever?!  In this very important episode of Blast Points, we have the answer to that question and the person responsible is not who you think it is!  Join us as we unravel this mystery and discuss some of the other strange audio changes in the Empire Strikes Back Special Edition.  PLUS : listener Luke screams AND the big news for our upcoming panel we will a part of at Star Wars Celebration Anaheim!  So, fall into a bottomless pit, listen today and celebrate the love!

Episode 307 – AOTC YEAR – Attack of the AOTC DVD

Our tribute to the 20th anniversary of ATTACK OF THE CLONES continues as we are joined by our awesome friend and AOTC super fan Silver from the amazing Star Wars Thrifting and Into the Garbage Chute Podcast to discuss our best friend, the Episode II DVD!   All our lives changed for the better in November 2002 with this DVD came into our lives and this episode is a giant love letter to that magical home video release.   From the history making digital video transfer to the commentary, to the insane deleted scenes and mind warping documentaries,,, we are talking about it all!!   So, don’t fall asleep to it and do celebrate the love and listen today!

Check out Silver and Cat on Into the Garbage Chute

And watch as Silver finds amazing Star Wars stuff on Star Wars Thrifting

Episode 306 – The Art of The Art of The Mandalorian Season 2

The long-standing tradition of Star Wars art books and our long-standing tradition of talking about them continues with author Phil Szostak’s latest masterpiece, The Art of The Mandalorian season 2!   With Mando’s second season, we find the Lucasfilm Art Department working at the height of the strength with the look of the show really coming together.  But how does it all connect to the greater Star Wars aesthetic and what are the greatest lessons of designing for this bold, new era of SW storytelling?  Join us as we ask these questions, discuss the amazing art from each episode and pick our personal favorite pieces along the way!  So, head to Freetown, celebrate the love and listen today!  

Episode 305 – The Super Live Luke Skywalker – Lee Whittaker!

Sure, we’ve talked about the incredible, legendary epic Japanese stage show THE GEORGE LUCAS SUPER LIVE ADVENTURE before but this week it’s a dream come true as we talk to the one and only LEE WHITTAKER who actually played LUKE SKYWALKER in the actual GLSLA!  Lee was 20 years old and flew off to Japan to be Luke Skywalker onstage in front of George Lucas and wow, he has some incredible stories.   How did he get the role?  What was it like doing the shows?  What is the legacy of The George Lucas Super Live Adventure?  AND SO MANY MORE!  Lee is amazing and this episode is one not to be missed.   

So get Super Live, celebrate the love and listen today!  

Check out Lee’s site here : https://www.leewhittaker.com

Episode 304 – AOTC YEAR – The Sifo Dyas Mystery Hour

Our year long tribute to Attack of the Clones continues as we ponder that age old question – just what is the deal with SIFO DYAS?  It’s a riddle wrapped in a mystery as we explore his questionable roots, reveal his fascinating backstory and question just who or WHAT actually created the Clone Army.   It’s an episode 20 years in the making and AOTC YEAR was finally the right time to discussion this shocking topic!!  So, hit that typo on the keyboard, celebrate the love and listen today!

Episode 303 – The Obi-Wan Kenobi Teaser Super Freakout

Our first look at OBI-WAN KENOBI is here and we are seriously losing our minds over this first teaser trailer. Join us as we go over every single scene and fly off the deep end celebrating the start of KENOBI SEASON!  What are the themes we see?  What are we not seeing?  What’s going on with the Inquisitors?  The sands are shifting and we are ready to get nuts with this show!  So, release that box of space birds, celebrate the love and listen today!