Defragmenting Droids: R2D2

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould), in our new segment “Defragmenting Droids” our look at the wonder Droids of the Star Wars Universe. Today we will explore the best and most adventurous R2D2, his narrative has iterated over time producing a richer understanding to his story. We go deep into who he is and what is he all about.

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Mockumentary: Beneath the Dome

Building R2: A Documentary

R2 Builders

Ben Burtt video interview on Sound Design of R2

Rogue One Manumitted Droid: KOHN

The droid noises in this episode are the property of Lucasfilm/Skywalker Sound and Disney, and are being used under Fair Use for comparative purposes. Thank you Lucasfilm/Skywalker Sound and Disney for creating such wonderful IP that we can talk about it forever.

Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

Discussion: Star Wars Rebels “Wolves at the Door” & “A World Between Worlds”

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host James Dalton (Skull’s Armory and @skullflare) to discuss Star Wars Rebels Season 4 EP 12 “Wolves at the Door” and 13 “A World Between Worlds”. The discussion will include spoilers for the whole series. We review and cover Motifs and themes of the narrative and the Force in this in-depth look pulling out what it all meant.

Star Wars Rebels is currently available on Disney XD and on iTunes.

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Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

 

What The Fandom: 501st Legion

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host James Dalton (Skull’s Armory and @skullflare) in our new segment ‘What the Fandom’ as we discuss the 501st Legion – “Bad Guys Doing Good”. James is second in charge of the local Badlands Garrison and has been making costumes with them for 5 years including such kits as Clone and Scariff Troopers. He has also outfit his wife and son as Jawas. We cover the fandom, the community and the brother/sisterhood. Ladies are fully welcome as well! We talk about some of the neat costumes that have been created.

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501st legion Official Site

Badlands Garrison

Running of the Hoods

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Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public Domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

Discussion: Star Wars Rebels ‘Jedi Night’ & ‘Dume’ **Spoilers**

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host James Dalton (Skull’s Armory and @skullflare) to discuss Star Wars Rebels Season 4 EP 10 “Jedi Night” and 11 “Dume”. The discussion will include spoilers for the whole series. We review and cover Motifs and themes of the narrative and the Force in this in-depth look pulling out what it all meant.

Star Wars Rebels is currently available on Disney XD and on iTunes.

Twitter: @WTForceshow

Website: Whattheforce.ca

Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

 

Kids Review Star Wars: Star Wars The Phantom Menace

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould), and her two children Robin (10) and Wil (6) as they review the Star Wars Movies. Today the Kids are reviewing Star Wars Episode 1: The Phantom Menace (1999). George Lucas has mentioned many times he made Star Wars for Kids. We explore how successful certain aspects of the movies have or haven’t been.

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Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

 

My Han Solo

Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould), talks about a dear friend and the past…

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Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

Discussion: Star Wars Rebels So Far…

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould) and co-host James Dalton (Skull’s Armory and @skullflare) to discuss Rebels so far, leading up to the end of Star Wars: Rebels. The discussion will include spoilers for the whole series, Star Wars: the Clone Wars, and Star Wars Saga in general. We cover Motifs and themes of the narrative and the Force in this in-depth look pulling out what it could mean for the rest of the Saga. This will cover up until the last 6 episodes of Star Wars Rebels Season 4.

Star Wars Rebels is currently available on Disney XD and on iTunes.

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Website: Whattheforce.ca

Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

Discussion: Solo Trailer Reaction

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould). co-host Liam Rathgeber (@Liamrathgeber), and our other new co-host James Dalton (Skull’s Armory and @skullflare) with our review / reaction to the new Solo teaser trailer and the teaser of the teaser.

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Website: Whattheforce.ca

Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp

What the Force is this all about?

Join our host Marie-Claire Gould (@mariecgould), co-host Liam Rathgeber (@Liamrathgeber), with our introduction to the What the Force Show. We meet Liam long time podcaster and photographer to the Stars, who tells us a few tales from behind the camera. We dig into what we will be talking about with the podcast. We briefly meander through all star wars topics. Spoiler warning for everything up to The Last Jedi are included.

Twitter: @WTForceshow

Website: Whattheforce.ca

Our Intro and Exit Music is Mars from The Planets by Gustav Holst 1914-1916 (Public Domain). Performed by the United States Air Force Heritage of America Band Recorded 1998. This file is a work of a U.S. Air Force Airman or employee, taken or made as part of that person’s official duties. As a work of the U.S. federal government, the image or file is in the public domain. http://www.heritageofamericaband.af.mil/recordings/frontiers.asp