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Star Wars Escape Pod

Summary: A podcast for fans, from fans - subscribe & follow us ad free! We're here to take you away to a galaxy far, far away... In our escape pod. Round tables, discussions, interviews, news, and so much more awaits you right here. If you're a star wars fan, we got you. We also got a Clone Wars talk series going on, watching chronologically all the way through and breaking down each arc to give a more enriched viewing experience. Look for "Clone Wars Talk" parts on our episode list for those to follow along at home!

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 Episode IX Final Trailer Analyzed | The Chosen One Prophecy & More! | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:26:51

Diego returns to analyze and help breakdown the FINAL Star Wars Episode 9 trailer with Josh right here on Star Wars Escape Pod. Will HAYDEN CHRISTENSEN return?! Is Palpatine strapped to a life support machine?! Is that Rey and Kylo Ren destroying Vader's charred helmet?! We have only 55 days until The Rise of Skywalker hits theaters and we're getting more excited by the day. How about that Marvel Comics "Kylo Ren #2" cover that dropped this past week? New information about the KNIGHTS OF REN. And BEN SOLO's relationship with SNOKE! Tune in to Star Wars Escape Pod on whatever podcasting platform of your choosing. You have a google home? Tell it to play star wars escape pod and it'll do JUST THAT! Find us on Twitter @SWEscapePodcast or email us at shoot us your questions and comments, hope you all love the show. Looking forward to the questions, topics, and feedback. May the force be with you...

 Early Review "Force Collector" | We Talk Star Wars Books! | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 53:07

The force is in all things - like between the pages of books! We join AJ in the Escape Pod chatting about Star Wars books today! Star Wars books have had a massive impact on fans over the years and have remained very important to the fandom and the franchise. It's what started the expanded universe and gave fans new stories when the films had hit a void of inactivity. They've provided inspiration for the films, the tv shows, the circle continues... Books have always played a vital part of the living fandom and we're super happy to discuss this with our very special guest and new friend Iain! He's managed to secure himself a copy of "STAR WARS: FORCE COLLECTOR" from his local bookstore in the UK. Listen to Iain give an early inside look at this novel that's available in north america in November. We also bring up some talk about MASTER & APPRENTICE, and DOOKU: JEDI LOST. Thanks again Iain for joining us in the Escape Pod, and AJ for joining the show!

 Clone Wars Talk (Part 3) | Reading Episode IX "Leaks" Online | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 55:20

Diego returns to watch The Clone Wars episodes: 10 106 Downfall of a Droid | Stream on Disney+ 11 107 Duel of the Droids | Stream on Disney+ 12 108 Bombad Jedi | Stream on Disney+ 13 109 Cloak of Darkness | Stream on Disney+ 14 110 Lair of Grievous | Stream on Disney+ 15 111 Dooku Captured | Stream on Disney+ 16 112 The Gungan General | Stream on Disney+ We speculate on STAR WARS: THE RISE OF SKYWALKER from an article by "MAKING STAR WARS". Leaks posted there led us to speculate. HOW WILL SHEEVE RETURN? Obi-Wan Kenobi will return to a Disney + with EWAN MCGREGOR reprising his role as the Jedi Master, watching over Luke Skywalker on Tatooine 8 years after his duel on Mustafar. We also learn Diego isn't a fan of trailers...

 Clone Wars Talk (Part 2) | Triple Force Friday | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 44:51

Diego returns to watch more Star Wars The Clone Wars!Triple Force Friday, the new star wars toys, the Hasbro Black Series Darth Vader helmet. And the Disney bedtime hotline that was available for a limited time featuring Yoda's creepy goodnight message. Join us for a drink as we explore more of a great story through The Clone Wars episodes: 3 301 Clone Cadets | Stream on Disney+ 4 303 Supply Lines | Stream on Disney+ 5 101 Ambush | Stream on Disney+ 6 102 Rising Malevolence | Stream on Disney+ 7 103 Shadow of Malevolence | Stream on Disney+ 8 104 Destroy Malevolence | Stream on Disney+ 9 105 Rookies | Stream on Disney+

 Clone Wars Talk (Part 1) | A Chronological Clone Wars Journey Begins... | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 56:13

We meet Diego, our co-host for watching, reviewing, and discussing Star Wars THE CLONE WARS! Diego has never seen the show before and he's going to be taking his first step into that larger world right here in the Escape Pod watching Clone Wars CHRONOLOGICALLY. Going forward we'll be using the star wars blog post for us to guide our way through the show in the intended viewing order found on We are super excited to start this amazing journey and hope the galaxy of listeners out there has ears for our conversation.(On a side note we have upgraded our recording process and new will sound MUCH better!). If you follow along chronologically at home with the show, today we talked about: 1 216 Cat and Mouse | Stream on Disney+ 2 116 Hidden Enemy | Stream on Disney+   T The Clone Wars theatrical release | Stream on Disney+

 George Lucas's Sequels & Bob Iger's Book | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 55:44

In this episode we chat one on one in the escape pod all about the recent buzz from Bob Iger's new book. George Lucas's feelings on the sequel trilogy, how he was blindsided in a meeting with Kathy, J.J. Abrams and company about going forward with their ideas for what the sequels would look like having not been warned by Bob prior to the meeting. Bob writes about how he regrets not handling the situation better. We piece that together with his interview on Charlie Rose after EPISODE 7 came out and his feelings toward DISNEY there. And talk about what George's ideas for the sequel trilogies would've been, his treatments and the concept art from TFA that was based on his ideas with ties to the PREQUELS. Lucas's sequel trilogy really would have brought it round circle, we miss George and wish him all the best in his retirement, and all the best for JJ as he finishes The Rise of Skywalker in post production.

 VADER IMMORTAL: Episode 2 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 55:44

Our first co-host Reid joins us again in the Escape Pod! We talk about how interest started with Star Wars and then all about the second episode in the Vader Immortal VR trilogy. We review the game a bit and talk reaction, and story points along the way that some to us are still a mystery. We speculate on the third installment which might be released early 2020.

 Was Technology Too Advanced In The Prequels? | Article Bash | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 47:22

We take the escape pod on a trip down to Nar Shadaa where we meet up our next co-host, Calvin, in a funky little cantina with jazzy tunes. We dive into an article on titled "Star Wars: 10 Times Prequel Technology Was Way Too Advanced", we have great discussion about each item on the list.We hope next time screenrant can come up with some better reasons to dislike technology in the prequels...

 VADER IMMORTAL: Episode 1 | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 01:19:35

We take the Escape Pod down to Tatooine and stop in for a drink at the Mos Espa cantina for a chat with Reid, our first co-host on Star Wars Escape Pod! We talk all about the first episode in the Vader Immortal VR trilogy that's getting released one episode at a time on the Oculus store. Learn a bit about Mustafar, its history, Vader's castle, and the significance of this story in the star wars canon. Come, join us for a drink!

 Star Wars "Canon" | Explained | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 06:28

On route to our first destination we fill the time with a quick catch up for those unfamiliar with the terms "canon" "expanded universe" or "legends" within the star wars community and how they're used to reference different types of story content. Brief coverage of the Disney acquisition of Lucasfilm in 2012 that has relevance to what makes canon today. Going forward these things might be useful to know for the full episodes and it could help new fans to the franchise and old fans who want a quick refresher.

 Intro | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 03:15

Welcome aboard the Escape Pod, a brand new Star Wars podcast dedicated to bring you the latest news. We'll be having great conversation about lore, in depth speculation and reviews. There is so much Star Wars content coming our way and the Escape Pod will do the best it can to bring all the conversation about it right to your device on various platforms alike. So go ahead and check us out, we're really looking forward to the ride ahead. "We have a long ride ahead of us." - Saw Gerrera


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