Episode 137: Has Star Wars Reached its Breaking Point? (Part I of III)

This week, Barb, Carl, Devin and Eve sit down and discuss the state of Star Wars and whether or not the franchise – and its fandom – have reached a breaking point. This episode is part 1 of 3 in a multi-part series, so be sure to tune in so you don't miss out! 

News Stories For the Week:

  • New ‘Star Wars’ Video Game in 2019 Will Follow the Fall of the Jedi After ‘Revenge of the Sith’ (Link)

  • News: Rian Johnson's Star Wars Trilogy May Release in Two Years - To Feature All New Characters (Link

Closer Look: Has Star Wars Reached Its Breaking Point? 

  • Star Wars: The Last Jedi Home Media Numbers — What do they tell us? (Link)

  • Toxic Fandom Is Killing 'Star Wars' (Link)

  • Pro-'straight white male hero' group behind Star Wars actor's abuse (Link)

  • Star Wars: Anti-Disney Group Takes Credit For Harassing Kelly Marie Tran (Link)

  • George Lucas Is Ready to Roll the Credits (Link)  

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