The Star Wars Underworld Podcast

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic focus in on Jyn Erso and discuss her portrayal and character arc in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  They look at how she impacted the rebellion, her relationships with other characters, and highlight some of her best moments. They also discuss Lucasfilm's statement that they will not be digitally bringing back Carrie Fisher for future Star Wars films and speculate on what that could mean for Episode IX.  Plus, Celebration updates, a check in with Rogue One at the box office, and Laura Dern (kinda) speaks about Episode VIII.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_LIVE_20-01-17.mp3
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On this episode Dominic, Chris, Ben, and Ciaran discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "Warhead".  They discuss some of the lapses in logic featured in this episode, why Zeb is the Ezra of this episode, and how Rogue One might have affected some opinions on this episode.  They also delve into Thrawn's machinations and how much does Kallus actually know about the rebels.  Plus, a pitch for a showdown between a top Imperial and a top Rebel.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: Warhead.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:04pm PDT

It's parents night on The SWU Podcast!  On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic sit down with their parents and interview them about what they thought about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  They discuss what their parents impressions of the film might tell us about how the film is viewed outside the Star Wars fandom bubble.  They also discuss the news that Woody Harrelson has been officially cast in the Han Solo.  Plus, the first Episode VIII tidbits of 2017, Rogue One alternate endings, Celebration Orlando updates and predictions, and some very intriguing rumors.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_LIVE_13-01-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:06pm PDT

On this episode Dominic, Ben, Ciaran, and Chris are joined by Steele Saunders of the Steele Wars Podcast to discuss the Star Wars Rebels midseason premiere "Ghosts of Geonosis".  They break down the (hopefully) first appearance of Saw Gerrera on the series and the connections between the show and Rogue One.  They also discuss how Rebels handles movie tie-ins and what could be done to improve them.  They also look at Ezra and what his interactions with Saw suggest.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: Ghosts_of_Geonosis.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:19pm PDT

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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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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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