The Star Wars Underworld Podcast

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Riley Blanton from The Star Wars Report to discuss favourite Easter Eggs in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, as well as the state of Star Wars and how Star Wars podcasting has evolved.  The guys also delve into the soundtrack of Rogue One and discuss how Star Wars soundtracks should be addressed going forward.  Plus, Celebration updates, Star Wars at the Oscars (past and future), and what is the state of the galaxy in The Last Jedi.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_03-03-17.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:36pm PDT

On this episode Dominic and Chris are joined by Max Palas of The Star Wars Post to discuss the episode "Through Imperial Eyes".  They discuss seeing life within the Empire, how Colonel Yularen represents the majority of the Empire, and what this episode might tell us about Thrawn's ultimate strategy.  They also look at the dynamic between Ezra and Kallus, and what price the Rebels might have to pay when Thrawn finally attacks.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Through_Imperial_Eyes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:42pm PDT

On this episode, Chris and Ben are joined by SWU contributor and longtime friend Jake Damon to discuss all the latest news, including a new cast photo from the Hanthology film, new tidbits from The Last Jedi, a fan favorite character coming to Star Wars Rebels, 40th anniversary toy reveals, and a new panel announced for Celebration Orlando. For the weekly Rogue One discussion they give their thoughts on the cinematography and visual effects of the film, and later discuss the soon-to-be-released Blu-ray, DVD and Digital HD editions. All that and much more!

Direct download: SWU_-_FEB_24_2017.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:39pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic and Ciaran are joined by Alex Damon, the mastermind behind the Star Wars Explained YouTube channel to chat about the Star Wars Rebels episode "Legacy of Mandalore".  They discuss Sabine's family, the culture of Mandalorians, and the potential for a Mandalorian spin off show.  They also delve into Sabine's departure, why she made the decision, its impact on the series going forward, and when we expect to see her back.  Plus, Gar Saxon as the Emperor's Hand, and a whole bunch of Game of Thrones references.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Legacy_of_Mandalore.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:10pm PDT

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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.

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

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

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Ciaran Duggan from Live From Lothal to discuss the news that Emilia Clarke has been cast in the upcoming Han Solo film.  They also (passionately) debate the merits of having a classic Star Wars crawl at the start of Rogue One.  Plus they break down the latest batch of stills and TV spots for Rogue One.  Also, Episode VIII is getting Star Tours attraction, the Boba Fett film got "Tranked", and classic rebels may be appearing in Rogue One.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_25-11-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:38pm PDT

On this episode Dominic, Ciaran, and Ben (briefly) are joined by Johnny Grasso from Rogue Won: A Star Wars Podcast For Winners to discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "The Iron Squadron".  They talk about the crew meeting the "Earth 2" versions of Ezra, Sabine, and Zeb, Ezra's growth, and Thrawn's grand plan.  They also discuss whether or not the show had earned these moments, Sato's history and future with Thrawn, what's Season Three overarching story, and rebel strategy.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Iron_Squadron.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:39pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic break down the latest string of TV Spots and trailers for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  They discuss new lines of dialogue, K-2SO in action, and new scenes with Baze and Chirut.  They also discuss the news that Darth Maul is getting his own comic book series, why didn't anyone stop Jar Jar from giving Palpatine emergency powers, and Star Wars secrecy has reached a new level of ridiculousness.  Plus, Episode IX will be shot on 65mm film, and rumors about the new characters of Episode VIII.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_18-11-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:08pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by SWU Patrons Rusty Zion, Joey Mays, Gary Myer, and Eric Strothers to discuss a variety of Star Wars topics, including favorite space battle, potential original trilogy cameos in Rogue One, TV spot over load, and when tickets might go on sale.  Plus, space and land battles in Rogue One, and how to best watch movies and listen to music.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Patreon_November_16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:22pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic break down the new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story international trailer!  They talk about the new shot of the Death Star firing, another look at Darth Vader, and does Jyn Erso own a Kyber Crystal?  They also analyze the new TV spot, focusing on what it may tell us about Saw Gerrera and Rebels in general.  They also look at the possibility of Dash Rendar appearing on Star Wars Rebels, Donnie Yen reveals what impact he had on the story of Rogue One, and Eddie Redmayne reveals he auditioned for Kylo Ren.  They also share stories from past Star Wars Celebrations.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_11-11-16.mp3
Category:SWU Podcast -- posted at: 9:36pm PDT

On this episode Dominic, Chris, and Ciaran are joined by Jason Ward from MakingStarWars.net to discuss the episode "Imperial Super Commandos".  They discuss the implications of Mandalorians joining the Rebellion, Sabine's past and the impact of her decisions on her family, and the state of Mandalore during the Empire.  They also discuss one of the best action sequences of the series, and ask the question of if Mandos are still special?  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Imperial_Supercommandos.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:57pm PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss this week's Star Wars news and rumors! They discuss the latest Rogue One updates including what's going on with the music, Diego Luna being injured on set, and what's the deal with the TIE Striker?  Plus, they take another look at the "Hanthology" movie based on new comments from cinematographer Bradford Young, a Star Wars Rebels update, and should Mace Windu be alive?  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_11-04-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:45pm PDT

On our special monthly Patreon sponsored bonus show, Dominic, Ben, and Chris, are joined by SWU Patrons Jacob Campbell, Gary Myer, Matt Taylor, and Eric Strothers to talk about a variety of Star Wars topics.  They discuss possible connections between Rogue One and The Force Awakens, potential future A Star Wars Story film genres, who might die in Rogue One, the Ahsoka novel, and Star Wars Rebels.  Plus they engage in some self referential fun.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Patreon_October_2016.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:29pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Craig Haasis from LiningUp.net to discuss how fans can raise money for Starlight Children's Foundation by lining up outside the TCL Chinese Theater in LA for Rogue One.  Then they guys discuss the news that Donald Glover will be playing Lando Calrissian in the Hans Solo film.  They also discuss the latest Rogue One pictures and comments from the cast and crew as well as from Daisy Ridley about The Force Awakens reactions and Episode VIII.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_27-10-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00pm PDT

On this episode Dominic, Chris, Ben, and Ciaran, are joined by Zac Arnold from the Intergalactic Peace Coalition podcast to discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "The Last Battle".  After a lengthy debate about the Clone Wars nostalgia present in this episode and what this says about the series, they finally get into Rex's role in this episode and his PTSD following his experience in the Clone Wars.   They also discuss the separatist perspective on the conclusion of the war and Ezra's perspective on the war.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: The_Last_Battle.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:56pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic break down another week of Star Wars news.  They start with the interview Dominic conducted with members of the Hasbro Star Wars team at New York Comic Con, then Chris and Dominic share stories about their experience on Rogue Friday.  Then they get into recent comments by Mads Mikkelsen about Rogue One, how the relationships in Rogue One may be similar to The Social Network, and Forest Whitaker talks about The Clone Wars.  Then they revisit key scenes in The Force Awakens in light of comments JJ Abrams made during his directors commentary for the 3D blu-ray, including Kylo and Han, Rey in the duel, the "force-back", and Finn and Rey's relationship.  Plus, the Rogue One run time, a Celebration Orlando update, and Ahsoka is on the best sellers list.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_21-10-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:01pm PDT

On this episode Dominic, Chris, Ben, and Ciaran are joined by Chris Lynn of the Ireland Garrison of the 501st Legion to discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "Hera's Heroes".  They discuss Thrawn's portrayal and motivation on Ryloth, Hera's reasons for going after her family's Kalikori, Chopper's issue with his downed Y-Wing, and Cham's evolution since we last saw him.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Heras_Heroes.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:22pm PDT

It's part two of Megapod!  Join Dominic and Chris of The SWU Podcast, Johnny and Mike of Rogue Won: A Star Wars Podcast for Winners, Steele Saunders of the Steele Wars Podcast, and Patrick Bonfrisco of KPFK Geek Radio on the Friday night/Saturday morning of New York Comic Con for some drunken Star Wars craziness.  They share stories from NYCC, talk about what they saw from Hasbro and Star Wars publishing during the convention, and the lack of Star Wars Rebels at NYCC (and why that might be).  All this an much more!

Warning: This episode contains mature language and content!  Listener discretion is advised.

To check out Part One: Head over to Steele Wars

To check out Part Two: Head over to Rogue Won

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Megapod_Pt_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:17am PDT

Rogue One trailer break down!  On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the latest trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  The discuss how this trailer is different in tone from previous trailers and what it tells us about the plot of the film.  They look at what the flashbacks might tell us about the timeline, who they think may die and when in the film, Jyn and Galen's relationship, what cameos there may be in the trailer, the order of the action, the role of Darth Vader, and more.  Plus, Dominic and Chris share stories from last weekend's New York Comic Con!  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_14-10-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:23pm PDT

On this episode Dominic and Ciaran are joined by Patrick Bonfrisco from KPFK Geek Radio to discuss the episode "The Antilles Extraction".  They delve into the first chronological appearance by Wedge Antilles in the new canon, the developments in Agent Kallus' character, and Ezra's concern for his friends.  They also look at some of the missed opportunities in this episode, including not exploring Sabine's past with the Empire and not giving Skeris a better introduction.  Plus, they sing the praises of Governor Pryce.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: The_Antilles_Extraction.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:36pm PDT

The SWU Podcast LIVE | 7/10/16

On this episode Ben is joined by Zac Arnold from the Intergalactic Peace Coalition Podcast to break down all the latest Star Wars news. They start off by discussing their Rogue Friday activities(or lack thereof) and later break down all the new Rogue One: A Star Wars Story collectibles that were revealed at New York Comic Con. Furthermore, they discuss a new Rogue One poster and Walmart commercial, Warwick Davis confirming he's in Episode VIII, and Wedge Antilles in Star Wars Rebels, along with some intriguing rumors about two rides at Disney's "Star Wars Land" and three actresses that could be the female lead in the Hanthology film. All that and much more! 

Direct download: SWU_Podcast_10-6-16.mp3
Category:SWU Podcast -- posted at: 11:12pm PDT

On this episode Dominic, Chris, and Ciaran are joined by Jared Jones from Podcast 2187 to discuss the episode "The Holocrons of Fate".  They delve into Darth Maul's motivation in this era and what is looking for.  They also analyze the relationship between Kanan and Ezra and what future they may have together.  Then they delve in the holocron, its powers and origins and why the merger could be so dangerous.  Plus, Maul channels Kylo Ren, what role could Obi-Wan play, and how will Ezra react to his vision.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: The_Holocrons_of_Fate.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:45pm PDT

On this episode, recorded on Rogue Friday eve, Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the news that Dave Filoni has transitioned from Supervising Director on Star Wars Rebels to just being an Executive Producer and overseeing new Star Wars animation.  What, if anything, does this mean for Rebels?  And what could this new project he's working on be.  They also preview New York Comic Con and share some anecdotes about Force Fridays (and lightsaber duels) past.  Plus, when will the next Rogue One trailer hit, Star Wars: Uprising is shutting down, and new Star Wars Rebels episode descriptions.

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_30-09-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:22pm PDT

On this episode, Dominic, Chris, Ben, and Ciaran are joined by Steven Schapansky from Radio Free Skaro to discuss the Star Wars Rebels Season Three premiere "Steps Into Shadow".  They discuss the ways Ezra and Kanan have changed since last season and how the events of the finale affected them.  They also discuss their first impressions of Grand Admiral Thrawn and what they expect to see from this exciting new villain.  Plus, what's the deal with the Bendu, is the Sith holocron sentient, and what path is Ezra headed down?  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Steps_Into_Shadow.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:13pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss recent comments by Bob Iger about the future of Star Wars films and how the Disney era has compared (so far) to the Lucas era.  They also discuss the latest toy news and discuss what they plan on picking up for "Rogue Friday".  Also, Lupita Nyong'o says she actually has shot her scenes for Episode VIII, why don't we know how many episodes are in Season Three of Star Wars Rebels, and the latest about Star Wars comics.  Plus, what ice cream flavors best describe The Force Awakens and Rogue One.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_22-09-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:52pm PDT

Live From Lothal returns to preview the upcoming third season of Star Wars Rebels.  Dominic, Ben, Chris, and Ciaran start by reflecting on Season Two and how their opinions of last season have changed since then.  Then they break down the three main antagonists the rebels will be going up against this season: Mandalorians, Maul, and Grand Admiral Thrawn.  They also share some thoughts on where each of the main characters will go this season.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Season_Three_Preview.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:04am PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the news that Michael Giacchino is replacing Alexandre Desplat as the composer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  They also analyze the new international Rogue One posters and some recent comments by Adam Driver about Episode VIII.  Plus, what should Maz's role in the rest of the sequel trilogy be, another Star Wars animated series is in the works, new Star Wars Rebels previews, and the Star Wars films are coming to TBS and TNT.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_16-09-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:24pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the latest Rogue One news, share highlights from Fan Expo Canada, and speculate on the future of the sequel trilogy.  First, Dominic tells some stories from his trip to Fan Expo, including the Star Wars Rebels premiere, Mark Hamill's panel, and Alan Tudyk's comments about K-2SO in Rogue One.  Then the guys look over the latest Rogue One product reveals, which leads to an extended action figure rant.  And finally, they speculate about Snoke's role in the sequel trilogy and how much of the story is up to the director.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_09-09-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:24pm PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the recent Rogue One toy announcements!  They share their thoughts on what has been revealed so far and discuss what (minor) hints there may be about the film.  They also analyze the stills from Rogue One released in Empire magazine and discuss what implications the description for the upcoming novel Catalyst may have for the film.  Plus, they revisit the possibility of a Rebels tie in with Rogue One, Mark Hamill says he'll be in Episode IX, and a spoiler report that leads to some really fun speculation.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_02-09-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:36pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by SWU Patreon supporters Rusty Zion, Eric Strothers, Joey Mays, and Gary Myer.  They focus on Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, discussing the most recent trailer and how it compares to the rest of the marketing for the film.  They also discuss the potential of Star Wars burn out, with a new film every year do we run the risk of having too much Star Wars?  Plus, Rusty shares some of his experiences at Star Wars Celebration Europe last month and Dominic and Chris share stories of falling asleep during conventions.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Patreon_August_2016.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:09pm PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the latest developments in Rogue One and the sequel trilogy.  They discuss recent comments by Gareth Edwards, analyze some new stills from Rogue One, speculate about how and when a title for Episode VIII will be announced, and discuss the possibility of Donald Glover playing Lando.  Plus, Dominic chats with deputy editor of Blocks magazine and editor in chief of Brick Fanatics Graham Hancock about Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens, The Freemaker Adventures, and the upcoming Rogue One Lego sets.  All this and much more!

Direct download: SWU_26-08-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:05pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic pay their respects to the late Kenny Baker by discussing the legacy that he has left on Star Wars.  Then Dominic chats with Jamie Stangroom (These Are the Actors You're Looking For, AMC's Geeking Out) about his experience working for The Star Wars Show Live stream at Celebration Europe a few weeks ago.  Then the guys break down the Future Filmmakers panel from Celebration.  They discuss Rian Johnson's comments about Episode VIII, the casting of Alden Ehrenreich as young Han Solo, and the general atmosphere of the panel and the culture at Lucasfilm.  Plus, they look at the new international Rogue One trailer and discuss what it might tell us about Galen Erso.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_19-08-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:39pm PDT

Rogue One Trailer Breakdown!  On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic anticipate and analyze the new trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story!  They share their thoughts on the stunning visuals, what we learn about the characters, and make a few predictions.  But first, as they wait for the trailer to be released, they discuss the announcement of the 3D blu-ray release of The Force Awakens and the problems that lie therein.  They also look at the new details, revealed in Entertainment Weekly, about Bohd Rook, K-2S0, the planet Jedha, and Saw Gerrera.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_12-08-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:42pm PDT

On this episode Dominic and Ciaran have returned from Star Wars Celebration and discuss their experience at this year's biggest Star Wars party in London!  They discuss the "Ahsoka: The Untold Tales" panel, share their thoughts on Forest Whitaker playing Saw Gerrera from The Clone Wars in Rogue One, and debate what other Clone Wars characters they would like to see appear in the films.  Plus, Clone Wars connections in the new Rebels trailer and a very silly game.  All this and much more!

Facebook: www.facebook.com/clonewarsstrikesback
Twitter: @TCWStrikesBack
Email: clonewarsstrikesback@gmail.com

Direct download: Episode_46.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:13pm PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic continue their coverage of Star Wars Celebration Europe 2016, by discussing Day Two of the convention.  First, Dominic chats with Hasbro's Steve Evans at San Diego Comic Con about what's new with Star Wars action figures.  Then, they transition in their patented Star Wars Celebration coverage, sharing stories from Day Two and breaking down the big announcements and trailers, including Star Wars Rebels (Thrawn!), Star Wars VR, and Amy Henning's process for writing a Star Wars game.  Plus, Rogue One news, Star Wars TV updates, and are the prequels being released on 3D blu-ray?  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_05-08-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:44pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Ciaran Duggan of The Clone Wars Strikes Back to begin their official recap of Star Wars Celebration Europe!  Chris, Dominic, and Ciaran share stories from day one of the show and they break down the "Ahsoka' Untold Tales" panel, covering Ahsoka's origins, the ending of The Clone Wars, and her ultimate fate.  Then they move on to the "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story" panel, where they look at what each actor had to say about their character (including the spoiler), the planet Jedha, and George Lucas' involvement.  Plus, they look at the Star Wars news from SDCC, examine the reports of Alden Ehrenreich signing on for three movies as Han Solo, and have a big debate about whether more people saw The Clone Wars series or movie.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_29-07-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:30pm PDT

On this episode Ben is joined by Trey Atwood and Jake Damon. With the end of Star Wars Celebration Europe behind them and the beginning of San Diego Comic Con upon them, the guys take to breaking down all the big Star Wars news from both events and more. They first discuss some newly revealed characters from 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story', and later move onto to the various panels and reveals from Celebration, including the Rogue One behind the scenes reel, Thrawn in Star Wars Rebels, the new Darth Vader VR game and the confirmation that Alden Ehrenreich is playing young Han Solo. All that and much more!

Direct download: SWU_Podcast_7-22-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:52pm PDT

On this special episode Ben is joined by several of the SWU's valued patrons to discuss the recent Rogue One: A Star Wars Story panel that took place at Star Wars Celebration Europe. Brad Saylor, Eric Sothers, Gary Myer and Patrick Bonfrisco all take take time to break down their favorite moments from the event as well as the amazing behind the scenes reel. It's a discussion you don't want to miss!

Direct download: Rogue_One_-_Patron_Reactions.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 2:42pm PDT

On this very special episode Chris, Dominic & Ciaran broadcast live from the SWU booth at Star Wars Celebration Europe in London! They are joined by Steele Wars host Steele Saunders and many others from their live audience. They discuss everything they just saw at the amazing Rogue One: A Star Wars Story; the behind the scenes sizzle reel, the cast appearing on stage and amazing(and incredibly secretive) new trailer. Listen for all that and much more!

Direct download: Rogue_One_ReactionPod.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 4:36pm PDT

On this episode Ben is joined once again by Zac Arnold from the Intergalactic Peace Coalition as well as longtime friend Lillian Skye Noble to discuss all the latest news. They start off breaking down the newly released clip from season three of Star Wars Rebels and then transition into discussing Star Wars Celebration Europe in London, which is fast approaching. Later Chris, Dominic, Ciaran and an assortment of friends drop to chat about Celebration as they wait in line for the highly anticipated Rogue One panel. They reveal all the shenanigans that have been happening at the convention and discuss what they're most looking forward to at Celebration. Furthermore, Ben, Lillian and Zac discuss the recent Star Wars: Episode VIII wrap party and a new update to Star Wars Battlefront. All that and much more!

Direct download: SWU_Podcast_7-14-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:06pm PDT

On this episode Ben is joined by Ciaran from The Clone Wars Strikes Back and Comedian Steele Saunders from Steele Wars to break down all the latest news. But before jumping into the big news they get an update from Dominic who tells all about his trip to Skellig Michael Island in Ireland where the final scenes of Star Wars: The Force Awakens were shot. They also discuss what to expect from the upcoming Star Wars Celebration, specifically the "Future Filmmakers" panel. Further on they touch on averity news topics, such as the fact that a new Rogue One trailer is imminent, Star Wars: Episode VIII's filming is nearly completed, Celebration updates and more. Also listen for discussion on what characters from Rebels could be appearing in the films and what other characters might be made into a Hasbro 6'' Black Series figure! All that and much, much more!

 

Website: www.starwarsunderworld.com

Support The SWU on Patreon

Twitter: @TheSWU

Subscribe and Review on iTunes

Email: swunderworld@gmail.com

Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138

Listen live Thursdays at 9:00pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_Podcast_7-7-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:23pm PDT

On this episode, Ben and Chris are joined by Intergalactic Peace Coalition Podcast host Zac Arnold to discuss the latest Rogue One and Episode VIII news. Dominic interviews original trilogy producer Robert Watts about his work on Star Wars, Indiana Jones, and many other iconic films. Plus some information about the panels announced for Celebration. All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_01-07-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:11pm PDT

On this month's Patreon sponsored Bonus episode of The SWU Podcast, Chris, Ben and Dominic are joined by Patreon supporters Gary and Joey to discuss some fun Star Wars topics.  They look at what the Sequel Trilogy might have been had the Original cast not returned, the potential of other characters from Star Wars animation making it to the big screen, and does Rogue One have the potential to be their favorite Star Wars movie.  Plus, Ben and Dominic discuss other fandoms of theirs, Rey parentage theories, and more convention stories.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Patreon_Show_4.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:45pm PDT

On this episode Ben and Dominic are joined by The Watchers of Westeros host Ciaran Duggan and SWU Patreon supporter Rusty Zion to discuss this week's massive Rogue One news.  They celebrate the fact that Forest Whitaker is playing Saw Gerrera from The Clone Wars and Chris joins them to discuss some of the other new characters.   They also discuss the low key announcement of Darth Vader's return, the new photos, and whether or not the film should have a crawl.  Plus a Celebration update and Rebels Season Two coming to blu-ray.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_24-06-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:12pm PDT

It's The Star Wars Underworld's E3 special!  Dominic and Ben are joined by Chris from E3 to talk about all the Star Wars news that came out of the event.  They discuss the future of Star Wars virtual reality, The Old Republic, and Visceral's upcoming Star Wars game!  Plus lots of Star Wars Celebration updates, and very intriguing details about what we might have seen from The Emperor on the old Live Action Series.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_17-06-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:38pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic continue to follow the Rogue One reshoots story.  The look at the new information from Entertainment Weekly, and respond (passionately) to Christopher McQuarrie's tweets in response to the story.  Plus, the latest from John Williams, Mark Hamill, Star Wars gaming, Rogue One merchandise, Star Wars Celebration, and a discussion about Star Wars storytelling and how it all fits together.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_10-06-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:39pm PDT

On this episode Chris and Dominic are joined by Ciaran from The Clone Wars Strikes Back Podcast to discuss this week's round of Rogue One rumors!  They delve into the reports of reshoots for Rogue One and the idea that Disney executives want to change the tone of the film.  They raise the question of what these changes might mean for the film and the future films.  They also look at the new line of (expensive) Star Wars collectibles and preview what we might see from Star Wars Rebels at Celebration Europe.  Plus, a fun spoiler report!

 
Direct download: SWU_03-06-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:32pm PDT

On this month's bonus, Patreon sponsored SWU Podcast, Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Patreon supporter Jacob to talk Star Wars Celebration.  With two Celebrations within the next 12 months, the guys share some tips for making your Celebration the best possible experience and tell some stories from Celebrations past.  They also offer some suggested Star Wars reading material and fan films.  Plus, a quick spoiler update and some more A New Hope memories.  All this and much more!
 
Direct download: Patreon_Show_3.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:17pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic celebrate the 39th anniversary of the release of Star Wars (aka REAL Star Wars Day, aka Star Wars Festivus) by looking back on the Original Trilogy.  They also look ahead at Rogue One, Episode VIII, and Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens.  Plus a Celebration Europe announcement, some thoughts on the most recent leaked photos from the Episode VIII set, and another intriguing spoiler alert.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_27-05-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:15pm PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic look back and share some memories about The Phantom Menace and Revenge of the Sith in honor of their anniversaries this week.  They also look at this week's news and rumors, including: what's going on in Ireland, recent comments from John Boyega, who should end up with who in the sequel trilogy, Celebration updates, Rogue One leaks, and video game news.  Plus, a very exciting spoiler report.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_19-05-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:59pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by long time SWU contributor Trey Atwood to talk about the latest Star Wars video gaming news.  They discuss the end of Disney Infinity and what that means for Star Wars, the future of Star Wars Battlefront, and the the other upcoming video games.  They also discuss John Williams recent comments about his future with Star Wars, some remarks by Pablo Hidalgo about Star Wars: Bloodline, and Rogue One at Celebration Europe.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_13-05-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:36pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic, are joined by long time SWU contributor Trey Atwood and SWU Patreon supporter Rusty to look back at Season Two of Star Wars Rebels.  They look back at each character's storyline. as well as the season long arcs.  Plus, their favorite episodes, what didn't work so well this season, and what they hope to see in Season Three.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Season_Two_Wrap_Up.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:55pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic break down all the news and announcements from Star Wars Day!  From Celebration returning to Orlando to "Jabba Flow" being released, to some video game updates and more.  They also have some breaking news about the "Hanthology" film, Mads Mikkelsen reveals more about Rogue One, and some set pics from Episode VIII.  Plus, they discuss how to make Star Wars Day into a bigger holiday, including what the traditional Star Wars Day meal should be.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: the-star-wars-underworld-podcast-live-128.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 8:59pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic cover some rapid fire The Force Awakens topics, including Lor San Tekka, the lightsbaer duel, the Knights of Ren, does the new film affect your viewing order, and more.  Plus, they discuss Mads Mikkelsen's revelation about his Rogue One character, filming on Episode VIII is half done, Star Wars: Bloodline updates, and Celebration updates!  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_29-04-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:48pm PDT

On this month's bonus, Patreon sponsored SWU Podcast, Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Patrons Rusty Zion, Joey Mays, and Jacob Campbell to discuss a variety of Star Wars topics, including how Disney is handling Star Wars and speculation about Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  Plus, a few trips down memory lane and behind the scenes stories about the podcast.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Bonus_Show_2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:57pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Ciaran from The Clone Wars Strikes Back to discuss this week's Star Wars news and rumors.  They start by breaking down C-3PO and R2-D2s roles in The Force Awakens and what they expect to see from the droids in Episode VIII.  Then they discuss some recent comments by JJ Abrams about Rey's parents.  Plus, some British royals visit the set of Episode VIII, Constable Zuvio, and some Celebration updates.  All this and more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_22-04-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:11am PDT

On this episode Dominic and Ciaran are joined by "Irish Chris" of the 501st to look back on and discuss the journey of Captain Rex on Star Wars: The Clone Wars (and a little Star Wars Rebels).  They focus on the episodes "The Hidden Enemy", "The Deserter", "Carnage of Krell", and "Orders" as they track the character development of Rex, from his role as the ideal clone to Rebel leader.  All this and much more!

Facebook: www.facebook.com/clonewarsstrikesback
Twitter: @TCWStrikesBack
Email: clonewarsstrikesback@gmail.com

Direct download: Rex_Case_Study.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:07am PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the Star Wars: The Force Awakens blu-ray.  They share their thoughts on some deleted scenes and the Secrets of The Force Awakens documentary.  They look back on the Rogue One trailer reaction and discuss the Rogue One toy packaging.  Plus Daisy Ridley gives Mark Hamill a piggy back ride, the Original Trilogy is returning to the big screen (in certain cities), and a new frontrunner for young Han Solo.  All this and much more! 

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_15-04-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:31pm PDT

Rogue One trailer breakdown!  On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Ciaran from The Clone Wars Strikes Back Podcast to breakdown the exciting first trailer for Rogue One: A Star Wars Story.  They our first look's at the new characters, the return to classic Star Wars iconography, connections to other Star Wars projects, the return of Mon Mothma, and more!  Plus, they celebrate the 6th anniversary of The Star Wars Underworld!  Also, Daisy Ridley and John Boyega's Star Wars rap, a tribute to Erik Bauerfeld, the future of Star Wars Rebels, Luke wins "This Is Madness 2016", and will Yoda be in Episode VIII?  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_08-04-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:44pm PDT

It's a special episode of The Clone Wars Strikes Back!  Now that they have reached the end of The Clone Wars material, Dominic and Ciaran look back on Revenge of the Sith in the form of a commentary track.  Watch the film along with them as they put a Clone Wars spin on the third installment of the saga!

Facebook: www.facebook.com/clonewarsstrikesback
Twitter: @TCWStrikesBack
Email: clonewarsstrikesback@gmail.com

Direct download: Revenge_of_the_Sith_Commentary.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:48pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Steele Saunders of the Steele Wars Podcast to discuss the Season Two finale of Star Wars Rebels, "Twilight of the Apprentice".  They discuss the return of Darth Maul, the fate of Ahsoka, the Inquisitor's lightsabers, and Darth Vader's eyebrow.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Twilight_of_Apprentice.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:56pm PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the announcement of an Ahsoka Tano novel coming later this year.  They also discuss the visual effects of The Force Awakens.  They give their final words on the "practical effects" "debate" and discuss the rest of the effects in the movie, including the motion capture characters.  Dominic also gives his review of The Force Awakens on blu-ray and Chris reports on his trip to WonderCon this week.  Plus, Lando will return to Rebels in Season three, Adam Driver and John Boyega talk Episode VIII, some hints from the Rebels crew about a Rogue One connection, and a hilarious spoiler report.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_04-01-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:42pm PDT

Live From Lothal is back with a double episode, discussing the Star Wars Rebels episodes "The Forgotten Droid" & "The Mystery of Chopper Base".  Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Zac from The Intergalactic Peace Coalition Podcast and by SWU Patreon Supporter Rusty Zion.  They discuss the new character of AP-5, do droids have free will, and do the Rebels have a traitor in their midst?  Plus, the calm before the storm, what's the deal with those spiders, some predictions for next week.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: LFL_Forgotten_Droid_-_Chopper_Base.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:23pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic to break down the latest Star Wars news and rumors!  They continue the discussion about The Force Awakens by talking about Supreme Leader Snoke.  What do they think his motivations are?  What theories about him do they like?  And what do they expect from him in Episode VIII.  They also discuss the deleted scenes from The Force Awakens, Harrison Ford talks the death of Han Solo, and the latest on the "Hanthology" casting rumors.  Plus Rogue One tie in books and comics were announced, rumors about Force Friday 2016, and some Episode VIII plot rumors.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_24-03-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:29am PDT

It's the first episode of a new series of Podcasts from The Star Wars Underworld.  Once a month, Chris, Ben, and Dominic will record a special episode of the podcast where all the topics are chosen by our supporters on Patreon!  This month, the guys are joined by Joey Mays to talk about their earliest memories of Star Wars, how they became fans, and how they got involved with The SWU.  Then, Chris, Ben, and Dominic, share what changes they would make to the Star Wars films, what Legends stories they would like to see adapted into animated series, and some thoughts about the young Han Solo movie.  All this and more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Bonus_Patreon_Show_1.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:00pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Star Wars Rebels star Stephen Stanton to chat about his new character AP-5, the process of auditioning for and creating these new roles, his Treasure Island project, and even a little about Rogue One.  They guys also keep the discussion going about The Force Awakens by talking everyone's new favorite droid BB-8!  Plus, The Force Awakens blu-ray extras previews, Episode VIII tidbits, Star Wars VR, a Han Solo casting rumor Dominic is really excited about, and lots and lots of set photos from the Episode VIII filming in Dubrovnik.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_18-03-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:13pm PDT

Dominic and Ciaran are back to wrap up The Clone Wars "legacy" content by discussing the remaining chapters of Star Wars: Dark Disciple by: Christie Golden (check out episode 41 for that discussion).  They discuss the fall of Quinlan Vos to the dark side, the redemption of Asajj Ventress, and Dooku's failure.  All this and much more!

We may have reached the end of the The Clone Wars content, but that doesn't mean it's the end of the show!  Stay tuned for more episodes coming soon!

Facebook: www.facebook.com/clonewarsstrikesback
Twitter: @TCWStrikesBack
Email: clonewarsstrikesback@gmail.com

Direct download: Dark_Disciple_Pt2.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:41pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, Dominic continue the discussion about The Force Awakens by talking about Poe Dameron (played by Oscar Isaac).  They discuss Poe's role in introducing us to the sequel era and where they think he's going next.   They also discuss the potential for connections between Rogue One and the "Hanthology" movie, and how much context about the larger Star Wars story do the Anthology films need to include.  Plus, "Star Wars Land" rumors, no more "Weird Al" Star Wars songs, and the deleted scenes on The Force Awakens Blu-ray.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_11-03-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:38pm PDT

It's a Mega-sized episode of Live From Lothal, as Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "Shroud of Darkness".  They discuss Ahsoka's realization, Kanan's knighthood, and Ezra's path.  Plus, they discuss the nature of the Light Side of the Force and how this episode relates to the Saga films (Prequel, Original, and Sequel).  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Shroud_of_Darkness.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 12:15am PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined SWU contributor Josh Spaugh to talk about the announcement of The Force Awakens blu-ray.  They also discuss the role of General Leia and the political landscape in The Force Awakens.  Plus Daisy Ridley teases Episode VIII, more Episode VIII set pictures out of Dubrovnik, Battlefront updates, what did Luke do for food while living on the island, and who is Vladimir Putin's favorite Star Wars character?  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_04-03-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:52pm PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "The Honorable Ones".  They explore the changing relationship between Agent Kallus and Zeb, and speculate about what's next for both of them.  Plus, the show addresses some major themes and what's next for the Death Star?  All this and much more!
 
Direct download: The_Honorable_Ones.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:47pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic continue the discussion about The Force Awakens by discussing the characters General Hux and Captain Phasma.  They also discuss the look at "Star Wars Land" we got during the Disneyland 60 TV special.    Plus the upcoming release of The Force Awakens on home media, photos of the Episode VIII set construction in Dubrovnik, and is there a place for Gungans in the sequel trilogy era?  All this and much more!

We are also thrilled to announced that we are launching a Patreon campaign, click through to find out how you can support The SWU and receive some awesome perks: http://bit.ly/1QJznwx

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Support The SWU on Patreon
Vote for The SWU Podcast in the Star Wars Podcast Awards
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_26-02-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:14pm PDT

On this episode, Chris, Ben, and Dominic are joined by Ciaran from The Clone Wars Strikes Back Podcast to discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "Homecoming".  They discuss the debut of Cham Syndulla on the series, including his tactics, and his relationships with Hera and Kanan.  Plus, are we looking at the wrong end game for the series?  All this and much more!
 
Direct download: Homecoming.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 5:26pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the news that Star Wars Episode VIII has begun and that Benecio Del Toro, Laura Dern, and Kelly Marie Tran have joined the cast.  They also look at the awesome teaser and discuss whether they think that  Episode VIII will pick up immediately after The Force Awakens or not.  They also look at the role that Luke Skywalker played in The Force Awakens and speculate about what's next for Luke and Rey.  Plus, Rogue One updates, a couple of BAFTA wins for The Force Awakens and a couple more actors are rumored for the role of young Han Solo.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_19-02-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:56pm PDT

Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the Star Wars Rebels episode "The Call".  They discuss Ezra's connection with nature through the Force, the origins of hyperspace, and what the former Separatist leaders are up to in this era.  Plus, the scientific accuracy of this episode and a rant about the term "filler".  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: The_Call.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:08pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the character Finn and his role in The Force Awakens.  They look at his character arc in the movie and speculate about what's next for him.  They also revisit the theory that Rey and Luke are related and what possible connections Rey and Kylo may have.  They also look at a recent appearance by Forest Whitaker on the Today show and discuss what this tells us about the general public's awareness about Rogue One.  Plus, Episode VIII has begun filming, a Star Wars electronic music album is being released, Maz Kanata gets an action figure, Ben and Dominic make a wager about what will happen in the Rebels Season finale, and has Lucasfilm's Pablo Hidalgo lost his mind?  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_12-02-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:25pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic break down the Star Wars Rebels episode "Legends of the Lasat".  They discuss the impact this episode has on Zeb, what the different ways of tapping into the Force in the Star Wars galaxy, and how do some many planets keep being forgotten?  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: Legends_of_the_Lasat.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 11:09pm PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic discuss the exciting news that The Force Awakens is getting a Lego video game!  They take and in depth look at Rey and some of the merchandising issues that surround her.  Plus, no Rogue One reveals at Toy Fair, a Episode VIII filming location, a Legends character is rumored to be coming to Rebels, and a plethora of Rogue One rumors.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail: 1-410-989-1138
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: SWU_LIVE_05-02-16.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 9:17pm PDT

On this episode Dominic and Ciaran discuss the Comic Series Darth Maul: Son of Dathomir.  What did they think of the way Mother Talzin's story wrapped up?  What do they think is next for Darth Maul?  And how do these events effect Darth Sidious.  All this and much more!

Facebook: www.facebook.com/clonewarsstrikesback
Twitter: @TCWStrikesBack
Email: clonewarsstrikesback@gmail.com

Direct download: Son_of_Dathormir.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 7:08am PDT

On this episode Chris, Ben, and Dominic break down the 13th episode of Season Two of Star Wars Rebels, "The Protector of Concord Dawn".  The look at the choices made by the Rebellion in this episode, the relation ship between Kanan and Sabine, and the impact the introduction of the Mandalorians as a new faction may have on the series.  All this and much more!

Website:  www.starwarsunderworld.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/swunderworld
Twitter: @TheSWU
Subscribe and Review on iTunes
Email: swunderworld@gmail.com
Voicemail:
Listen live Thursdays at 9pm EST on Channel 1138

Direct download: The_Protector_of_Concord_Dawn.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 6:26pm PDT