Episode 171 – Remember the Solo (looking back at one year of Solo : A Star Wars Story)

Solo has now been out for a year and this week Jason and Gabe are looking back at what we still love about the film, it’s unique legacy and the lessons learned from the whole Solo experience.  Will we ever see another Star Wars film released in May?  Could we ever see more adventures of young Han & Chewie?  Can we please have more stories about Enfys Nest?   All these burning questions and more in this introspective, fun filled, Kevin Bacon fueled episode!!  

PLUS :  We all learned who’s making the first post-TROS Star Wars movie and we’re separating the facts from crazy rumor!  

So remain calm, remember the silo & celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!!  

Episode 170 – Carrie On Lucas (the greatest George Lucas interview ever)

In January 2002, Carrie Fisher met with George Lucas at Skywalker Ranch for her TV interview show Conversations From The Edge.  The result is the single greatest George Lucas interview ever made.  This week Jason & Gabe are guiding you through this amazing moment in history as we examine every gripping topic Carrie brings up.  What’s Lucas’ flirting technique?  What bands did he see in the 60’s?  What high school sports did he play?  And has he ever been to a make out party?  Carrie wanted to know and so do we.  Tune in & find out!PLUS:  Untitled Star Wars movies have release dates!?  What’s happening with that?  Did the cover to The Art of The Rise of Skywalker almost kill us?  YES!  Are we still alive to talk about it?  Maybe!Celebrate the silly kind of love & listen today!


Watch the interview here: https://youtu.be/H84DLtS5ANg

Episode 169 – The Phantom Models and Miniatures

Phantom Menace Year continues as Jason & Gabe examine the hidden genius of the model and miniature work in Episode 1!  It’s the Star Wars movie that contained more model shop work then all of the original trilogy combined BUT so much of that work is still totally invisible to most viewers!  Join them as they try to solve this 20 year old mystery by playing an exciting, action packed game of “What’s The Model?!” where they go through all the major scenes in TPM and attempt to figure out just what they’re seeing!  Do they succeed?  Do they get confused?  Is Sio Bibble’s beard actually a miniature? Listen and find out!!    

So put on your Burger King crown & celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!


Episode 168 – PalpatineMania (It’s Palaptime)

What time is it? It’s Palpatime! Tune in as Jason and Gabe explore every single aspect of The Sith Master on & off the screen! Has this phantom menace been playing us like he did the whole galaxy? What clues have been out there that he could return?  When did he first appear in Star Wars history and what could his “return” mean for how we view the entire saga? Is he a ghost, a robot, a robot ghost, does he ride a unicycle? How can we possibly wait until December to find out?! It’s a wild, speculation filled episode that’s 2 legit 2 quit!‬  PLUS:  #KLAUDWATCH!!  

Episode 167 – The Rise Of Celebration

It’s been about a week since Star Wars Celebration Chicago and Jason & Gabe are slowly piecing themselves back together.  Tune in as they look back on those super fun five days in Chicago, take a much closer look at that Rise of Skywalker teaser and title & finally begin discussing the new people’s hero, KLAUD!  

PLUS :  The TPM 20th anniversary panel, Lucas’ loving message to the fans, what smaller panels blew us away and what positive message this Celebration will hopefully be remembered for!  

So get out your Bibble Book and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!

Episode 166 : LIVE from Celebration Chicago!

Got the post Star Wars Celebration Chicago blues?  Don’t worry as BLAST POINTS is here with an amazing LIVE from Celebration episode!!  They start with a WILD full freakout live from the floor crowd reaction to the RISE OF SKYWALKER teaser and then go day by day with tired, blown out throat reactions to the Mandalorian panel, Clone Wars & more!! All recorded either on the floor, in the arena or at the hotel!  It’s nuts! AND: there are interviews from the floor with Oki and Yuki from Jedi Order Japan, Kurt Zimmerman the first droid builder to make a D-O droid & much much more!  No one’s ever really gone and this episode is HERE for you to celebrate the love! 


Galaxies in Fabric:https://www.facebook.com/galaxiesinfabric/

Katie on Twitter:https://twitter.com/poehotdameron

Jedi Order Japan:https://www.facebook.com/JediOrderJapan/

Yuki!:https://www.deviantart.com/yuki-shibaura

Episode 165 – The Amazing Celebration Chicago Blast Points Pre-Show!

It’s Star Wars Celebration week and Blast Points is here to guide you through the five day insanity that is coming to Chicago!  What are the panels we are freaking out about?  What are our essential tip and tricks for not ending up in the hospital? Where will we be?  What’s going on?  What does it all have to do with Meatloaf?  Tune in as we cover all things Celebration Chicago and BEYOND!!  PLUS :  Listener Celebration questions & special visits from Celebration friends like Oki from Jedi Order Japan, Lords of the Sith podcast, Joe Corroney, Tom Spina, Steve Sansweet!  So listen like a bat out of hell, get ready for Celebration with BLAST POINTS!!

Episode 164 – Steve Sansweet and the Amazing Story of Celebration 1

It’s Phantom Menace Year meets Celebration Month as Jason and Gabe are joined by Star Wars royalty, Rancho Obi-Wan’s STEVE SANSWEET as they discuss just how Star Wars Celebration began!  How was it conceived, what was it almost called, how did 1999’s Celebration almost not happen at all, what was it like to be part of the crew running in, and how did what started in muddy tents in Denver lead to what we know it as today?  Listen as Steve tells all the secrets of Celebration’s creation and rich legacy!  PLUS : What is in store for fans at Chicago’s Rancho Obi-Wan Experience?  Do Jason and Gabe mention the Sansweet QVC specials?  Listen & find out!!So enter the lottery where everyone is a winner & celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!
Visit Rancho Obi-Wan : https://www.ranchoobiwan.org

Episode 163 – Explosions are Star Wars, Star Wars is Explosions

EXPLOSIONS!  We’ve done some research and discovered Star Wars is actually all about explosions! There are hundreds explosions in the Star Wars saga and we’re talking our top 3 from each film & discussing their size, sound & feeling.  It’s a totally serious episode about a serious topic and explosions is the word that you heard.‬  What explosions are the ultimate from each film?  Listen and find out!
PLUS : Star Wars Celebration Chicago is just weeks away and we are freaking out.  Episode IX panel! What could happen?  The return of Ahmed Best!  Listener reviews & more!So ask Plo Koon about Young Guns Too and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!!