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The Rebellion Will Be Televised – The Blockade Runner Podcast #219

In this final episode before Star Wars Celebration 2022, Ryan and John spend the bulk of this one discussing the future of Star Wars Disney+ shows through the lens of Anthony Breznican’s “The Rebellion Will Be Televised” article for Vanity Fair. We close out the show with some Republic Commando impressions and our plans for Celebration.

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Disney+ Rumors, Celebration Hopes, and Lego Star Wars – The Blockade Runner Podcast #216

After taking a week off, Ryan and John return to discuss a few recent rumors, our hopes for the big Star Wars Celebration Anaheim panels, and John’s impressions of Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga.

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The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 6: “From the Desert Comes a Stranger” – The Blocakde Runner Podcast #209

Brandon Wainerdi from the fantastic Talking Bay 94 podcast joins us to break down The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 6: “From the Desert Comes a Stranger.” We discuss the many surprising character appearances, the conflict between attachment and creed, the deep fake of it all, and of course our predictions for next week’s finale.

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The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 4: “The Gathering Storm” – The Blockade Runner Podcast #207

Ryan and John cover a few quick Star Wars news stories including Dr. Aphra‘s GLAAD award, the troubling news about the development of Lego Star Wars: The Skywalker Saga, and a new casting reveal for Ahsoka. They devote the rest of the show to discussing The Book of Boba Fett Chapter 4, “The Gathering Storm.”

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Star Wars Returns to Dark Horse – The Blockade Runner Podcast #200

It’s our 200th episode and we celebrated by recording a completely standard episode covering Star Wars comics and games news plus a big casting rumor for the upcoming Ahsoka show on Disney+.

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Comics, Books, Toys, and a Couple of Youthful-Looking Guys – The Blockade Runner Podcast #197

We catch up on the latest Star Wars publishing announcements including new non-High Republic novels for 2022, the conclusion of The War of the Bounty Hunters series, and Ghosts of Vader’s Castle. We also discuss Hasbro’s 2021 PulseCon announcements and Hayden Christensen’s possible appearance in more Disney+ projects.

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(So Many) Future Star Wars Projects Announced – The Blockade Runner Project # 162

So, so many Star Wars projects announced today and, per usual, we couldn’t help but talk about them for a very long time. We’re excited.

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Mando Ch. 13: “The Jedi” – The Blockade Runner Podcast #160

Mando Ch. 13, “The Jedi,” is a massively important episode for the series and for the larger Star Wars galaxy. We dig into its implications for the Mando and the Child, Ahsoka, the future of the series, and the future of Star Wars storytelling going forward.

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Mando Ch. 11: “The Heiress” – The Blockade Runner Podcast #158

Ryan and John discuss Mandalorian Chapter 11’s best moments and biggest reveals plus the eventual destination for The Child.

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Space Boats, Enemy Sorcerers, and a Legit Boss – The Blockade Runner Podcast #152

The Mandalorian season two is officially almost here as Lucasfilm begins their promotional efforts in earnest. We devote this episode to the announcements, interviews, weird off-screen promo photos, and yes, finally, the trailer.

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