The Dejarik or Holo-Chess game scene is classic Star Wars. It’s a hologram of a tiny little monster fight strategy game played between a giant hairy creature and a gold robot. Classic Star Wars. The scene has lived in the hearts and imagination of fans for years but we need to know what it’s all about, how it happened and who each monster is. There’s only one person who could join us on this quest and that’s our friend from Regal Robot’s TOM SPINA. Join us as Tom explains it all and tells us all about Regal Robot’s new and amazing replicas of the original monsters. This is an episode that will tell you absolutely EVERYTHING you ever wanted to know about the amazing Dejarik monsters and so much more. Who is Hunk and what about the mysterious duo of Scrimp and Bulbous!! Listen and find out!!
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The time has finally come for us to talk about one of the most important topics ever : THE NOSES OF STAR WARS! Yes, we are taking a beyond in depth look at the nasal cavities of the original trilogy & WHO KNOWS WHAT WE FIND IN THERE?! But we can’t do it alone, so with us on this quest into the unknown is friend of the show and resident wizard at Regal Robot and Tom Spina Designs, the one and only Tom Spina. Join us as we ask questions like : Was Chewbacca’s nose soft? Is the Toadstool Terror a giant nose? And why is Darth Vader’s nose so interesting? Together we go deeper into the noses of the galaxy far far away then anyone has before! LISTEN TODAY AND CELEBRATE THE LOVE!
Because we all can’t be at Star Wars Celebration this year, we’re bringing one of our favorite things from Celebration to YOU, our friend and Regal Robot head wizard, Tom Spina’s amazing SECRETS OF THE CANTINA panel! Join as Tom delights us with hot breaking news topics like : Mos Eisley bar taxidermy, “Is That a Fish?”, The Rick Baker influence, George Lucas sitting on things, lost Greedo footage, who made what masks and so much more!! Plus, Tom shares memories from his Celebration history and he has some very exciting Regal Robot news on upcoming products that sound just right! So talk about your feelings, listen today and celebrate the love!
This week Jason and Gabe along with our friend Regal Robot’s Tom Spina welcome the legendary creature effects and makeup artist NICK MALEY! Nick worked on some of our favorite cantina aliens but also had A LOT to do with the creation of the original YODA puppets used in Empire Strikes Back. Join us as Nick talks all about his time with YODA on Empire, making the cyclops and beast fro KRULL, working on LIFEFORCE, what he’s up to these days and A LOT more. It’s an inspiring, epic conversation and we were so happy to have Nick with us! So watch out for centipedes and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!
We heard what the people want and the people want STAR WARS HATS! When things get serious like this, there is only person we can call and you know it’s our friend and Regal Robot’s own TOM SPINA! Together we all dive head first into the legendary hats of the original trilogy. We’re talking Rebel Blockade Trooper hats, Hoth hats, cantina hats, pointy hats, floppy hats and everything in-between! PLUS : We dive into ancient Star Wars mysteries like Cloud Car Pilots, their hats and the ongoing riddle of Weeba Weeba! It’s an epic episode that’s ahead of all the rest!! So put on your best hat, climb on a Dewback and celebrate the love!
We’re putting our best foot forward and talking about the topic we all need right now STAR WARS FEET! And who else could we get to join us for this groundbreaking subject but our friend, Regal Robot’s Tom Spina! Join us as we explore topics like : what’s inside Chewbacca’s feet, what’s under Jawa’s robes and why Max Rebo is only feet. You’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you’ll watch an hour go by as you celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS (and TOM SPINA!)
We all know there’s a lot of fun stuff going on in Star Wars right now SO that means it’s time to talk about THE FACIAL HAIR OF THE ORIGINAL TRILOGY! Tune as we we are joined by the great Tom Spina from Regal Robot as we discuss the glorious mustaches, beards and sideburns of the OT! Who’s got the best look from each film? And what does it have to do with the Dick Van Dyke show? Listen and find out! So get in that time machine with James Hetfield and celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS! get your shopping done at Regal Robot:https://regalrobot.com
We all love R2, 3PO and R5-D4 but what about those forgotten droid heroes CZ-3, R1-G4 or LIN-V8K? Join us this week for the illustrious Mr & Ms Robotica Pageant! For this special event we are thrilled to welcome our special guest judges from Regal Robot and Tom Spina Designs, TOM SPINA and “The Maker” and galaxy wide Droid expert, GORDON TARPLEY! Together we talk about each every wonderful background droid from A New Hope! From U-3PO to the Big Blue Football Head Droid, we go over them all! Who will be crowned Mr. & Ms. Robotica? Listen and find out!
PLUS : The final SNOKETOBERFEST of the year!
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Where were you in the summer of 85? If you’re anything like Tom Spina, you were reading the mind warping STAR WARS IV article in Starblazer magazine! Join Jason, Gabe and Tom as they look at this bizarre piece of wild Star Wars speculation as it could have only been done in 1985! For every weird bit of info like “Mark Hamill IS playing Anakin”, there’s oddly perfect predictions for the prequels and even the sequels! Why did Tom keep it, keep thinking of it and why did funky magazines like this mean so much back then? Join them as they look back, look at today and shed light on that special Star Wars love that is FOREVER! So join the EVIL SIDE with Sybil Danning and celebrate the love!
Sure we all love the aliens of the Mos Eisley Cantina but what we all want to know more about is WHAT ABOUT THE “HUMANS” of the Cantina? Who played Wuher? Why is Little Aunt Beru not actually Little Aunt Beru? What about Pointy Hat Guy? What is the deal with Terminal Man? For questions like this, there is only one person to bring in and we are happy to joined by our friend, Cantina holocron of knowledge and Regal Robot mastermind, Tom Spina!
Join us as we explore the dark corners of the cantina examining so many of those beautiful “uglies” who weren’t wearing masks! It’s an insane, epic, hardcore episode that’s not for the faint of heart! AND : mysteries about the Human Jabba scene, Oliver Stone lookalikes in the cantina and so much more!
PLUS : the never ending fascinating connections between Star Wars and Top Secret! continues!! So straighten the rug & celebrate the love with BLAST POINTS!