Posts in The Podcast
Episode 190: Exploring Macro Themes – Redemption

On this weeks show, Beks, Carl, Devin and Eve sit down and chat all the latest and greatest announcements in the Star Wars galaxy! We go over an excerpt from the upcoming Thrawn: Treason novel by Timothy Zahn and there’s also a Snoke comic hitting the shelves soon, too. We finish our news section with whether or not CGI and practical FX can be differentiated when it comes to modern day technology. We continue our series into macro themes by taking a closer look at Redemption. It’s a long episode, friends, but we hope you join us!

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Episode 189: Exploring Macro Themes – Hope

On this weeks show, Beks, Devin, Eve, Gina, Jeremy and Megan sit down and discuss the latest news going on in Star Wars! From Marvel debuting more of Luke’s Jedi training back story, what the Japanese title of the Rise of Skywalker could mean for the story, to Daisy Ridley calling EPIX’s ending “Epic,” we cover the gamut! We also continue our mini series on macro themes found within the Star Wars universe with “Hope” as our closer look! Join us…

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Episode 188: Exploring Nature vs Technology In Star Wars

On this weeks show, Barb, Devin, Gina and Megan sit down and chat all the latest and greatest going on in the land of Star Wars (and no, we don’t mean Galaxy’s Edge!). From Bryce Dallas Howard directing The Mandalorian and Pedro Pascal’s comments on the similarities of the show to Game of Thrones, from Star Wars Celebration Anaheim tickets being sold out (and then resold for 3x the price!) to Michelle Rejawn, producer of The Rise of Skywalker, who now is the Senior VP of of Live Action Development & Production at Lucasfilm, LTD! We also continue our current closer look series into macro themes in Star Wars with Nature vs Technology! Let’s do this…

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Episode 187: Exploring Macro Themes: Faith & Spirituality In Star Wars

On this weeks episode, Beks, Devin, Eve and Gina sit and talk about all the latest goings-on in our favorite galaxy far far away! From a Marvel prequel mini-series comic coming for Jedi: Fallen Order, new vintage games debuting shortly (exciting!) and Alphabet Squadron pilots back stories to episode IX being edited on the fly, it was a good week for the Star Wars newsroom! The team continues our macro series this week also, by taking a closer look – and sharing personal journeys – about faith and spirituality! You won’t want to miss this episode…

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Episode 186: Exploring Macro Themes – Friendship

On this weeks show, Barb, Devin, Eve and Gina sit down and chat the latest and greatest from the Star Wars news circuit! From recently announced rules concerning what to wear and what NOT to wear whilst visiting Galaxy’s Edge and a new LEGO Star Wars game coming soon, to Jedi: Fallen Order gameplay footage and early reviews, it was a good time for news! We’re also back with our look at macro themes within Star Wars for our Closer Look, this time taking a deep dive into Friendship! Join us…

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Episode 185: Galaxy's Edge & Why We Love Star Wars

On this weeks show both Devin and Eve are off on assignment! So Barb, Beks, Jeremy and Megan take over! We dedicate our entire news segment to all the Galaxy’s Edge reviews, reveals and media coverage! We also press pause on the mini series studying themes and instead discuss Ken Napzok’s ‘Why We Love Star Wars’ novel for this episodes closer look as well as why each of us love Star Wars! AND there’s a bonus interview with none other than Ken himself. Join us…

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Episode 184: Exploring Macro Themes – Coming of Age

On this weeks episode, Barb, Carl, Devin, Eve and Gina sit down and talk the latest going on in the Star Wars new circuit! From JJ’s Vanity Fair interview and article about Episode IX (direction, Carrie, Billie, etc.) and having a plan from the get-go (say what?) to a Knights of the Old Republic movie trilogy (another one?) announced with a female writer at the helm - Laeta Kalogridis (Avatar, Shutter Island) – this round of extra! extra! is a good one! And lastly, we continue our macro series exploring the themes of Star Wars by taking a closer look at Coming Of Age! Join us…

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Episode 183: Exploring Macro Themes – Power

On this weeks episode, Barb, Beks and Devin sit down and chat the latest and greatest in the Star Wars news pool! From John Williams and Episode IX, to more talk of additional Disney+ live action series AND additional Benioff and Weiss chatter, the team covers it! We also continue our exploration into macro themes within our favorite galaxy far far away this week by taking a look at Power and its role in Star Wars. Listen now!

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Episode 182: Exploring Macro Themes – Courage

On this episode of Unmistakably Star Wars, we chat the latest coming out of the Galactic news pool – everything from Stormtroopers shooing Galaxy’s Edge patrons out after a set time limit (say what?!) and whether or not helping Vader is a fun thing to do in Vader Immortal, the VR game debuting from Oculus Quest shortly, to the recently announced film release dates and what they could mean to the overall state of the Star Wars franchise. We also continue our macro series into themes, this week taking a look at Courage.

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