The Star Wars Underworld Podcast

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Patrick Bonfrisco from KPFK Geek Radio to break down the week's Star Wars news, including our first look at Rey, Finn, and Poe's costumes for The Last Jedi!  They break down the looks as well as the new Star Wars toy packaging for The Last Jedi.  Then they continue the Rogue One discussion by talking about Tarkin and Vader's roles in the film.  Plus, Star Wars wins a Grammy, more Hanthology casting rumors, differences between Episode VII and Episode VIII stormtroopers, and an announcement about The SWU at Star Wars Celebration!  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_17-02-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:26pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Chris, and Ben are joined by SWU Patreon supporters Rusty Zion, Matt Taylor, Gary Myer, Joey Mays, Jacob Campbell, Adrian Preda, and Eric Strothers to discuss a variety of Star Wars topics, including: what we expect from The Last Jedi trailer, the future of Leia, upcoming Rebels episodes, Tarkin vs. Thrawn, and why Anakin needs to appear in the sequel trilogy.  Plus, a tough game of Star Wars would you rather?  All this and much more!

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Direct download: Kanjikast_Feb_17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:06pm PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Tracy Gardner from MakingStarWars.net's Rebel Grrrl Podcast to discuss the Rebel Alliance in Rogue One.  They delve into some of the real world inspirations for the rebellion, the lines drawn by certain alliance leaders, and their hopes for how the Resistance will be portrayed in the Sequel Trilogy.  They discuss geek journalism, spoiler culture, positivity in fandom.  Plus, Star Wars Rebels updates, The Clone Wars might be leaving Netflix, how much is too much for an autograph at Celebration, and Force Friday rumors.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_LIVE_10-02-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:04am PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic continue their Rogue One discussion, focusing on the character Chirrut Imwe and Baze Malbus.  They discuss Chirrut's connection with the Force, he Force's role in Rogue One, and whether Baze was given enough to do in the film.  They also discuss the news that the Han Solo movie has begun filming, the latest about Star Wars Battlefront, and Rogue One audio Easter Eggs.  Plus, Josh Gad tries again to get answers about The Last Jedi from Daisy Ridley, and Mark Hamill discusses fan reaction to the Prequels.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_LIVE_03-02-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:28pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Chris, and Ben are joined by SWU Patreon supporters Rusty Zion, Eric Strothers, Gary Myer, and Matt Taylor to talk some more about Rogue One!  They go in depth on the Rebel Alliance and what we learned about how it functions in Rogue One.  They also share their thoughts on the title The Last Jedi and what the biggest takeaway from Rogue One is when it comes to the other stand alone film.  The guys also chat with the newest SWU Patron Adrian Preda to talk about growing up with Star Wars in Romania and should Hayden Christensen have played Darth Vader in Rogue One.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: Patreon_Show_Jan_17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:14pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the announcement that Star Wars Episode VIII is titled The Last Jedi.  They debate whether or not it's a good title and speculate a little about what it means.  Then, they break down the characters of Cassian Andor and K-2SO from Rogue One.  They look at some of their best moments and how they fit in with the Star Wars mythology.  They also discuss Star Wars humor, droids in the Star Wars galaxy, and explain why Woody Harrelson is probably not playing Garris Shrike in the Han Solo film.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: SWU_27-01-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:56pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Chris, and Ciaran are joined by Tracy Gardner from MakingStarWars.net's Rebel Grrrl Podcast to discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "Trials of the Darksaber".  They discuss what they learned about the Sabine in this episode, the burden of taking on the Darksaber, and the Darksaber's history.  They also look at Sabine and Hera's relationship, how Kanan has to change his approach to training, what is Bendu thinking in this episode, and what connections might there be between Sabine's Darksaber training and Chirrut Imwe in Rogue One.  All this and much more!

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Direct download: Trials_of_the_Dark_Side.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:37pm PDT

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
Category:general -- posted at: 10:37pm PDT

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