Matt loves Star Wars. Khemit does not. This week we try to figure out who’s right by discussing the merits and shortfalls of the Star Wars Universe. We discuss everything from the original trilogy to The Force Awakens and The Last Jedi to books and comics set in the Extended Universe. Also featuring a not-to-be-missed Grudge Match after which the galaxy will never be the same.
(03:33) Star Wars Debate, the original trilogy: our differing takes
(20:45) The Luke arc
(24:15) The action of the original trilogy
(35:47) The unexplored Star Wars Universe
(39:47) is TV Star Wars the best of Star Wars?
(45:33) Ahsoka Tano FTW
(48:22) Kylo Ren and the verdict on the 2 new sequels
(1:00:15) The talent on new Star Wars comics
(1:01:45) The morality of the Clone Wars
(1:03:38) GRUDGE MATCH!
Movies – A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back, Return of the Jedi, Thor: Ragnarok, Black Panther, The Force Awakens, The Last Jedi
TV – Star Wars: Clone Wars, Star Wars: Rebels, Battlestar Galactica
Creators – George Lucas, Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Kieron Gillen
Comics – Uber, Uber: Invasion
Books – The Dark Elf Trilogy
Books – A Separate Reality
Movies – The Last Starfighter, Flight of the Navigator,
Creators – Carlos Castaneda, Jason Aaron
Comics – Star Wars, Vader Down, Darth Vader, Wolverine: Origins
TV – Firefly