A Star Wars podcast for Star Wars fans who actually like Star Wars! Hosted by Greg Iwinski, Tim Barnes, and Jim Fagan.
info_outline Special Guest Patrick Cotnoir 05/13/2022
Special Guest Patrick Cotnoir Tim, Jim, and Greg yub over promotional Kenobi art, physical SW Celebration badges, and the Vader comics before they're joined by SPECIAL GUEST Patrick Cotnoir (George Lucas Talk Show) to talk about a true cornucopia of topics. Prequel line reads, giant Ewok posters, the Ahsoka-verse, they truly talk about everything. It's a delighful conversation you are not gonna want to miss!
info_outline Kenobi Preview and Star Wars Day 05/06/2022
Kenobi Preview and Star Wars Day Our hosts find themselves separated by a great distance, like two parts of a Force dyad trying to hang out and touch hands in a cave. First, Jim is back and reflects on the growing universality of #StarWarsDay. Then, Greg and Tim talk about Kenobi, what it could be, and how to keep the Expanding Universe accessible for casual fans.
info_outline Rebel Moon, Bothan Sacrifice 04/22/2022
Rebel Moon, Bothan Sacrifice It's a DubNub this week, as Tim and Greg discuss Zach Snyder's on-set tweet from his Star-Wars-inspired original film Rebel Moon. Will it transform the space opera genre? Was it originally Episode X? What will the swords be like?
info_outline THX 1138 04/08/2022
THX 1138 It's time to dive in to the movie Francis Ford Coppola funded and George wrote almost half a decade before Star Wars: THX 1138. Robert Duvall! Obsolete cubes! Pushover robots! Special Edition type changes! (Note: This movie is wildly more 'mature' in content than most SW stuff, so the conversation naturally is as well! Dystopia, baybee!)
info_outline Special Guests: David Lawson and Andrew Sanford 03/25/2022
Special Guests: David Lawson and Andrew Sanford Tim, Jim, and Greg discuss CGI milk bottles and Christopher Lloyd joining the Mando Universe! Then Tim sits down with storyteller David Lawson and writer/filmmaker Andrew Sanford about growing up with the prequels, processing Star Wars fandom, and the possible logic behind some of George Lucas’ more controversial decisions.
info_outline Practical VS Special Effects: An Unneccesary War 03/18/2022
Practical VS Special Effects: An Unneccesary War Inspired by the controversial Grand Inquisitor head in the Obi-Wan Kenobi trailer, we talk about translating stories from animation to live action, Lucasfilm's place in advancing effects technology, and why the battle between practical and special effects is actually symbiotic. Plus... we talk about that head. Pretty weird head. Also discussed: Star Wars as real-life war propoganda! George Lucas stole his own movie! Imagining the Prequel Special Editions! Subscribe, rate, review, and tell a friend to listen too!
info_outline Solo Is A Newhart! 03/11/2022
Solo Is A Newhart! Tim, Jim, and Greg shoot the sithspawn and talk about: Han Solo's pants! Do the prequels make the OT more progressive? Star Wars Celebration is coming and Greg has... feelings about going! RIP Alan Ladd Jr, a man who helped save Ep4! What's up with the Galactic Starcruiser reviews? What LARP experiences are next? (PLUS some Bonus Yub after the credits!)
info_outline Guest Nub: Daniel Kibblesmith! 03/04/2022
Guest Nub: Daniel Kibblesmith! Writer of stage, screen, and comic book Daniel Kibblesmith joins Tim and Greg! Old Chicago comedy friends together again! They talk about writing for giant universes, how VHS tapes shaped a generation, and how George Lucas is kind of like the Pope... and a whole lot more! Check it out (you're already reading the description, you're more than halfway there).
info_outline The Rise of Skywalker BTS! A Rule Of Two-pisode! 02/25/2022
The Rise of Skywalker BTS! A Rule Of Two-pisode! Greg is gone (for SECRET REASONS!) so Tim and Jim dive into one of Tim's favorite parts of Star Wars: behind the scenes content! They watched and talk about the Behind the Scenes for The Rise of Skywalker. Plus discussion of ROTJ, the music of The Mandalorian, and the origin of how the podcast was named!
info_outline YubNub Goes YA! 02/18/2022
YubNub Goes YA! This week Tim, Jim, and Greg end up talking about the slew of Young Adult stuff in Star Wars -- Daniel Jose Older's "Midnight Horizon," the Legends "Galaxy of Fear" books, and more! Plus - Tim wrote an episode of television... check out 'Warped!' on Nickelodeon! And Jim went to Galaxy's Edge!
info_outline Book of Boba Fett Finale 02/11/2022
Book of Boba Fett Finale Tim, Jim, and Greg discuss the finale of Book of Boba Fett Season 1! Storylines! Surprises! Ratcatcher! We dive ALLLLL the way in to discuss minute-by-minute reactions as well as overall how the season hit us. And an impromptu grab bag of thoughts on the larger SW universe!
info_outline Saber Or Shirt: Book of Boba Fett Chapter 6 02/04/2022
Saber Or Shirt: Book of Boba Fett Chapter 6 Tim, Jim, and Greg jump right into talking about Chapter 6 of The Book of Boba Fett. - Luuke is back! Everyone's back! Should this show have a different name? - Do the Jedi have a fatal flaw in their identity? - Does Luke practice saber moves alone in the forest? - Who is showing up at the end of the finale? Is it Ochi of Bestoon? We! Get! Into it!!!
info_outline The Book of NOba Fett (BoBF Chapter 5) 01/28/2022
The Book of NOba Fett (BoBF Chapter 5) There is SO much in this episode! Tim, Jim, and Greg talk about: - Should a certain Apostle get a musical? - New Ahsoka casting! - Prequels casting! - Why are Rebels toys so expensive??? - Ryan Cobourn Star Wars art! Plus a dive into Book of Boba Fett Chapter 5! Mando! Sedaris! Is Bryce Dallas Howard a better director than her dad? Will these shows replace films? Who is this galaxy's Thanos? Will we see Black Santa again?
info_outline Greg Solo! And Tim Interviews Ben Harrison 01/21/2022
Greg Solo! And Tim Interviews Ben Harrison Greg is, like someone escaping Corellia, SOLO this episode! He talks The High Republic before handing it over to an interview between Tim and Ben Harrison (@BenjaminAhr) of the Greatest Trek podcasts. Will Tim or Jim return next week? Only Yoda knows...
info_outline Core Names, Death Stars, and The End Of The World: Oops All Nubs! 05/13/2021
Core Names, Death Stars, and The End Of The World: Oops All Nubs! Tim, Jim, and Greg serve up a ton of topics on an Oops All Nubs episode! It's all over the place and it's... a delight.
info_outline The Bad Batch "Aftermath" Live Watchalong 05/06/2021
The Bad Batch "Aftermath" Live Watchalong It's our very first watchalong! On Star Wars Day, Tim, Jim, and Greg livestreamed as they watched the first episode of 'The Bad Batch,' a 70-minute long pilot with some new (and old???) characters.
info_outline Legacy Bookshelves and Where Star Wars meets Star Trek (Eli Mandel) 04/29/2021
Legacy Bookshelves and Where Star Wars meets Star Trek (Eli Mandel) Tim, Jim, and Greg talk 'Han Solo and the Lost Legacy,' how the new High Republic books tie together across age groups, and how Jim is re-assessing Episode IX.
info_outline Choppin' n' Thwoppin' and Exploding Soda Cans 04/15/2021
Choppin' n' Thwoppin' and Exploding Soda Cans First, we debut our new corrections segment, “Choppin’ n' Thwoppin’” and then come back to talk tweets from @Hamillhimself and @Kibblesmith. Then, before we dive into collectibles, Greg delivers a passionate maybe-eulogy for the incredible ‘George Lucas Talk Show (@GLucasTalkShow).’
info_outline Season Two Premiere: A Beginner's Guide to Beginning Star Wars 04/01/2021
Season Two Premiere: A Beginner's Guide to Beginning Star Wars Welcome back, crystal critters! Season two kicks off with a bang -- multiple ways to 'get into' Star Wars for kids, adults, and even adults who've never seen a single War!
info_outline Togrutan Fruit Bowls and Million Dollar Fan Films 02/04/2021
Togrutan Fruit Bowls and Million Dollar Fan Films Tim, Jim, and Greg talk about puppets, makeup, and how fan films and fan edits light up different parts of the Star Wars fandom. It's another episode critics are calling #ostensiblyfunny.