The Star Wars Underworld Podcast

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic celebrate the 40th anniversary of Star Wars by sharing their favourite moment from all eight films so far.  They also analyze the recently released photos of the cast of The Last Jedi from Annie Leibovitz and Vanity Fair.  They discuss the lack of legacy aliens in the shots, the reveal of Laura Dern's Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo and Benicio Del Toro's DJ, and if we'll see Phasma without her helmet in the film.  They also look at the photos from the set of the Han Solo film.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_26-05-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:38pm PST

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic get caught up on some of the news they missed during Star Wars Celebration.  They look some comments by Kathleen Kennedy about the future of the saga and speculate on what might come after the sequel trilogy.  They also discuss recent publishing announcements and debate what makes a good Star Wars comic book story.  Plus, Han Solo updates, Star Wars Rebels rumors, what "shocking truth" could be revealed in The Last Jedi, and the disturbing trend of naming kids "Kylo".  All this and much more!

Direct download: SWU_19-05-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:03pm PST

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic look back at days three and four of Star Wars Celebration Orlando.  They start by focusing on the Star Wars Rebels panel, breaking down what we learned about the upcoming fourth (and final) season of the series, as well as their feelings about the impending end of the series.  They also tell stories from the 501st Bash, exploring the convention floor, life at the SWU booth, Dominic's awkward encounter with author Chuck Wendig, and the unofficial Star Wars podcasters after party.  Plus, they discuss recent comments by Rian Johnson regarding droids in The Last Jedi.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_12-05-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:34pm PST

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic celebrate May the 4th by discussing Day Two of Star Wars Celebration Orlando.  They focus on the panel for The Last Jedi, discussing what we learned about Rey, Finn, Rose, and The First Order.  They also debate whether or not Luke Skywalker should wield a lightsaber in the sequel trilogy.  Then, they shift focus to the Heroines of Star Wars panel and discuss the new animated series Forces of Destiny.  They also share their experiences at Disney's Galactic Nights, meeting Rian Johnson, and Mark Hamill's tribute to Carrie Fisher.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_05-05-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:26pm PST

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic look back on the first day of Star Wars Celebration Orlando.  They share their thoughts on the 40th anniversary panel, Dominic gives a recap of Dave Filoni and Pablo Hidalgo's "Animated Origins and Unexpected Fates" panel, and the guys talk about the experience of lining up for the big panels and how some of the problems can be avoided in future years.  Plus, Dominic chats with Starlight Children's Foundation CEO Chris Helfrich about some of the new Force for Change initiatives Starlight is launching, Episode IX has a release date, and another look and Rey and Kylo's The Last Jedi outfits.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_28-04-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:30pm PST

On this episode Dominic, Ben, and Ciaran combat the post-Celebration blues by looking back on some fond memories from the show and analyzing the three major trailers released last weekend.  They go through the The Last Jedi trailer shot by shot as they try to piece together what's going on in Rian Johnson's upcoming film.  Then they share their thoughts on season four being the final season of Star Wars Rebels, highlight some key moments from the trailer, and Dominic makes an observation that blows Ben's mind.  They also talk about the new Battlefront II trailer and how exciting it is to be hyped about Star Wars gaming again!  Then the guys throw it back to before Celebration for an unreleased episode recorded in the line for the 40th Anniversary panel last Wednesday night.  There, Chris, Ben, Dominic, and Ciaran are joined by the likes of Steele Saunders, Patrick Bonfrisco, Jared Jones, and some SWU listeners to break down the announcement of the Forces of Destiny animated series.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_20-04-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:50pm PST

Chris and Dominic give their immediate spoiler free reactions to the premiere of Star Wars Rebels Season 4, followed by the audio from the press conference featuring Dave Filoni and the cast.

Direct download: Star_Wars_Rebels_Season_4_Press_Conference_-_SWCO.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:24pm PST

On this episode, recorded live from the Star Wars underworld booth at Star Wars Celebration Orlando, Dominic, Chris, Ben, and Ciaran breakdown the exciting first teaser trailer for Star Wars: The Last Jedi.  They talk about what was seen and heard in the trailer as well as what else they learned at the The Last Jedi panel. Also stopping by are Steele Saunders, Tyler Westhause, Eric Strothers, Rusty Zion, and many more of our live listeners and friends.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_LIVE_From_SWCO.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:15pm PST

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Michael Kramer, composer for LEGO Star Wars: The Freemaker Adventures.  Michael chats about writing music for a Star Wars series, the influence of John Williams on his career, and drops a few hints about what's to come in Season Two.  The guys then present a comprehensive breakdown of what to expect at Star Wars Celebration, suggesting some interesting panels and offering some tips and tricks to get the most of your Celebration experience.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_07-04-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:53pm PST

On this episodes of Kanjikast, the SWU's monthly Patreon supported bonus show, Dominic, Chris, and Ben are joined by SWU Patrons Rusty Zion, Joey Mays, Gary Myer, Eric Strothers, Matt Taylor, and Jacob Campbell to discuss a variety of Star Wars topics.  They review the Rogue One: A Star Wars Story blu-ray, discuss their favourite planets, ships, and scenes, talk a little Star Wars Rebels, and preview some of the big events coming up at Star Wars Celebration next week.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: Kanjkast_March_17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:10pm PST