The Cantina Cast: Star Wars VIII News, Character Dissections and Scene Analysis
Mike and Joao welcome Cantina Cast blogger Ted to help them do one their most anticipated character dissections, Han Solo.

In this Episode:

  • The Han Solo we meet in A New Hope
  • Han shooting first
  • Jabba confronting Han
  • Han and The Falcon
  • Han Solo the Atheist?
  • Han meets Leia
  • Han comes back to help Luke
  • Han in The Empire Strikes Back
  • How much has Han changed since A New Hope?
  • Han confessing his feelings for Leia
  • Searching for Luke on Hoth
  • Is Han the best damn pilot in the galaxy?
  • The Kiss
  • Han and Lando's relationship
  • Would Han do what Lando did on Bespin?
  • Han shoots first at Darth Vader
  • The Part I wrap up and much more

 

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Mike and Joao are joined by mental health practitioner, Adam Smith to figure out what Kylo Ren's psychology is.

 

in this episode:

  • What makes Kylo Ren a unique villain
  • Psychopath, sociopath or narcissistic?
  • His temper tantrums
  • Borderline personality disorder
  • Adam's diagnosis of Kylo Ren
  • What are the symptoms that cause Kylo Ren's diagnosis
  • Does Kylo's metal disorder take away from his redemption if he is to be redeemed?

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Mike and Joao put their thinking caps on and try to figure out why Luke would leave.

in this episode:

  • J.J. responds to criticisms
  • John Boyega calls Episode VIII script "Very Dark"
  • 5 Oscar nominations for The Force Awakens
  • Colin Trevorrow on Rey and Episode IX
  • Rebels mid-season Trailer breakdown
  • Rationalizing Luke’s Decision to leave
  • Listener feedback on Luke

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Mike and Joao make a big announcement!!

In this episode:

  • MakingStarWars.net Podcasting Network
  • New Podcasts in 2016
  • Star Wars become the #1 movie of all time in North America
  • The Force Awakens crawl breakdown and some crazy theories
  • Han Solo Spin-Off news
  • The Star Wars fans love for TT-8R AKA FN-2199 (Nines)
  • Comic break downs on Obi-Wan & Anakin #1, Star Wars #14 and Vader #15
  • The Main topic, what did we learn from the Force Awakens script 
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Mike and Joao are back at it and are taking on one of the most hot button topics since the Force Awakens has come out.

In this episode:

  • Announcement of our Original Funko contest
  • The Force Awakens shatters the box office records
  • The Star Wars Disney infinity controversy
  • Darth Vader #14
  • The evidence for Rey being Luke's daughter
  • The evidence that might prove she is not Luke's daughter or a Skywalker

 

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Mike and Joao are joined by Cantina Cast members Becca, Mark, Ryder, Alan and Ted for a force awakens round table.

in this episode:

  • Maz Kanata
  • The Kylo Ren and General Hux relationship
  • Kylo Ren's interrogation of Rey
  • Rey and Kylo Ren's parallels
  • Word Association game

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Direct download: Episode111.mp3
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Mike and Joao have had a few days to digest more of the Force Awakens. This is their first review of many to come.

In this episode:

  • The recent Star Wars news
  • Who left Rey?
  • Who Knows of Rey?
  • How much is left of the New Republic and The first Order?
  • Rey's Abduction
  • The Vision
  • Kylo's force abilities
  • Favorite Comedy Relief
  • Our favorite new characters
  • Our favorite scene in The Force Awakens

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After seeing the movie on premiere night, Mike and Joao jump in with their instant reactions to the movie.

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This is it, the last show before The Force Awakens. Mike and Joao are joined by Jason "the" Ward and Randy Lo Gudice of MakingStarWars.net and Now This is Podcasting.

 

In this episode:

  • Will The Force Awakens be the best Star Wars movie?
  • Randy and Jason's reaction to all the TV spots
  • Will Rogue One get lost in the shuffle
  • How is everyone preparing for the Force Awakens?
  • Joao and Mike give their final predictions on who dies. lives and who is related to whom

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We're getting into the home stretch of the release of The Force Awakens.

In this episode:

  • George Lucas comments on his departure from Star Wars
  • The Force Awakens is finished
  • The Force Awakens gets a PG-13 rating
  • $50 million in pre-sale tickets (US)
  • American music awards Star Wars tribute
  • Thanksgiving day trailer
  • The Force Awakens soundtrack titles revealed?
  • EMPIRE magazine reveals planets in the Force Awakens
  • Mike takes a snap shot of one of the new planets seen in a sports center promo
  • New Star Map
  • Rebels recap of: Brother of a broken horn, Wings of the master and Blood sisters
  • Comics discussion on: Star Wars, Darth Vader and Vader Down
  • Main topic: The force awakens and connections to the prequels

 

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Direct download: Episode107.mp3
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