The Star Wars Underworld Podcast (general)

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic pay their respects to the late Carrie Fisher.  They share some thoughts on Carries' life and influence.  They also read some thoughts from some of her friends and colleagues.  Then they break down the new midseason trailer for Star Wars Rebels season three, discussing some of the Rogue One connections, the role of the Mandalorians this season, and the impending showdown between Maul and Kenobi.  They also discuss the latest behind the scenes tidbits about Rogue One, including why there was no crawl, the reshoots, and some deleted scenes.  And finally, they discuss the rumor that Woody Harrelson is in talks for the Han Solo movie.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_06-01-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:00am PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Chris, and Ciaran are joined by Tyler Westhause from StarWars.com and the Star Wars Podcast Alliance Facebook Group to discuss the Star Wars Rebels midseason finale "Visions and Voices".  But first, they pay their respects to the late Carrie Fisher.  Then, they break down the reasons why Ezra is continually trusting Maul, the similarities between Kanan and Maul, and what Maul truly wants.  They also discuss what Obi-Wan's role on the show could/should be, and discuss what the significance of Sabine taking the darksaber.  All this and much more.

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Direct download: Visions_and_Voices.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:23pm PDT

It's The Star Wars Underworld's annual Boxing Day special!  This year, Dominic and Chris celebrate the release of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story and look back on 2016 in Star Wars with 10 guests from the Star Wars community!  Joining them are Richard and Sarah Wolski from Skywalking Through Neverland, Craig Haasis from LiningUp.Net, Johnny Grasso from Rogue Won: A Star Wars Podcast for Winners, Tyler Westhause from StarWars.com and the Star Wars Podcast Alliance Facebook Group, Graham Hancock from Blocks Magazine and Brick Fanatics, Mark Newbold from Jedi News and Radio 1138, Tracy Gardner from MSW's Rebel Grrrl, Frank Rich from Star Wars Autograph News, and Steele Saunders from the Steele Wars podcast!  Sit back, relax, and kick in the new year with The SWU!

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Direct download: Boxing_Day_2016.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:11am PDT

SPOILER ALERT! 

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by SWU Patreon supporters Rusty Zion, Gary Myer, Matt Taylor, Jacob Campbell, Eric Strothers, and Joey Mays for a pair of roundtables discussing Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  They discuss which heroes stood out to them, how well the film's opening worked, the return of Darth Vader, the resurrection of Peter Cushing, and which lines made them laugh.  They also discuss the film's chilling moments, the Death Star being an inside job, and how this film changes their opinions of A New Hope.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_23-12-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:48pm PDT

SPOILER ALERT! 

Rogue One Reactions! The first Star Wars stand alone film, Rogue One: A Star Wars Story has hit theaters and Chris, Ben, Dominic, and Zac share their immediate reaction to the film (including some in the theater thoughts).  They talk about favorite moments, favorite characters, Darth Vader, and the lack of crawl.  Plus how this affects the order to watch the films, how do certain characters look, and the ending.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_Rogue_One_Reaction.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 3:34am PDT

It's a special pre-Rogue One episode of The SWU Podcast!  Chris, Ben, and Dominic gather together in the SWU Podcast studio (the card table in the garage) to recap their adventures this past week, including watching the red carpet from Hollywood, trying to get into Jimmy Kimmel Live, and a trip to Lucasfilm!  The countdown to Rogue One is almost over so sit back, relax, and enjoy some Rogue Fun with The SWU!

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Direct download: Rogue_Fun.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:54am PDT

It's the final SWU Podcast before the release of Rogue One!  On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by author Brian Jay Jones to talk about his new book George Lucas: A Life.  They discuss George's early years, the influence some of his relationships had on the Star Wars films, and where George is now.  Then the guys break down the latest (and final) trailer, TV spots, and clips for Rogue One.  They also predict, one year out from Episode VIII, who they think Rey's parents are.  Plus, the Rogue One soundtrack listing, more prequel cameos in Rogue One, Star Wars Rebels tie ins, and a PSA from Felicity Jones.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_09-12-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:35pm PDT

On this episode Dominic, Chris, Ciaran, and Ben (briefly) are joined by Amanda Ward from MakingStarWars.net's Rebel Grrrl Podcast to discuss the episode "An Inside Man".  They discuss the Empire's presence on Lothal, Thrawn manipulation of Kallus, and the ways this episode was a throwback to Season One.  They also look at why the series seems to be at its best when the episodes take place on Lothal and discuss the potential sighting of The Ghost in a new Rogue One TV spot!  All this and much more!

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Direct download: An_Inside_Man.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:07pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic break down the veritable deluge of Rogue One news.  From the first clip to the new TV spots to the latest stills, they analyze it all.  They also look at recent comments from Gareth Edwards about more classic cameos, the crawl debate is revisited, George Lucas' suggestion for a Rogue One design, and John Williams will begin scoring Episode VIII this month.  Plus, they play a game of Star Wars Senior Superlatives.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: swu_02-12-2016.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:10pm PDT

On this episode Dominic, Chris, Ben, and Ciaran are joined by Tyler Westhause, StarWars.com contributor, manager of the Star Wars Podcasts Alliance Facebook group, and the newest SWU team member, to discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "The Wynkahthu Job".  They discuss Ezra's growth (or lack thereof), Zeb's role in the story, and what hanging out with Hondo should be teaching Ezra.  Plus, some thoughts on the return of the much maligned Assmorigan.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: The_Wynkahthu_Job.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:54pm PDT