Tatooine Sons: A Star Wars Podcast

Tatooine Sons: A Star Wars Podcast

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An intergenerational conversation about values and character through the lens of the greatest movie franchise in a galaxy far, far away… Star Wars.


Anakin Skywalker: Loyal to a Fault
Jul 6 • 64 min
Bring HOPE to children living in hard places! tatooinesons.com/HOPE The first six Star Wars films truly are about the Fall and Redemption of Anakin Skywalker. In this final episode of our Light Side Lessons From Star Wars series, we see how the good…
From FN-2187 to General Finn
Jun 29 • 59 min
The first image of the Sequel Trilogy we had was that of a Stormtrooper on a desert planet gripped in fear. Anticipation of what Finn would become was intense throughout the trilogy. What lessons can we learn from the ex-Stormtrooper turned Resistance…
Why Do The Dads in Star Wars Suck So Bad? (with Steele Saunders of The Steele Wars Podcast)
Jun 19 • 43 min
Is Luke Skywalker the TRUE Mary Sue of Star Wars? And is it George Lucas’ dad’s fault? And is THAT why the other dads in Star Wars suck?Steele Saunders of The Steele Wars Podcast joins us to discuss this and a WHOLE LOT MORE!LIKE our Facebook Page:…
Playing Snoke and a Wookiee in the Disney Era of Star Wars (with Ross Sambridge)
Jun 18 • 35 min
Imagine getting a phone call to go to a costume fitting to play the body of Supreme Leader Snoke? Then, getting to play a Wookiee in the Spice Mines of Kessel?This is exactly what Ross Sambridge has experienced! Join us as we chat about The Last Jedi,…
Being a Star Wars Content Creator in a Complicated World (with Dan Z of Coffee With Kenobi)
Jun 16 • 30 min
Most of the time, Star Wars is supposed to be an escape; a place where we can put aside the cares and concerns of the world around us. But other times, events require more from us. How should Star Wars content creators navigate issues like COVID-19 and…
Kanan Jarrus: The Reluctant Mentor (PLUS! Baby Yoda Signals Star Wars is Getting Younger)
Jun 15 • 56 min
Star Wars: Rebels is our FAVORITE Star Wars animated series! Here’s why!PLUS: Hot Takes!Jon Favreau Throws Water on the Boba Fett in The Mandalorian Rumors!Actors are Starting to Line Up to Play Ezra Bridger!Some of the Most Famous Baby Yoda Scenes Were…
Why Are Background Characters So Popular in Star Wars (With @DominicPPace from #TheMandalorian)
Jun 15 • 25 min
Everybody’s got an opinion on Boba Fett! You either LOVE HIM… or you “don’t.” 😂One of the criticisms of Boba Fett is that he didn’t really DO anything in the Original Trilogy. But neither did Bossk, Dengar, IG-88 or these other widely popular background…
Living Through the End of Star Wars… 3X! (With Jeff Fischbach)
Jun 12 • 47 min
“It’s like poetry… it rhymes.” - George LucasWe’re living through the end of the Skywalker Saga… again!But never fear! Jeff Fischbach of The Blue Milk Cafe Podcast is here to provide wisdom from his experience of living through this after Return of the…
Star Wars Gaming: Before & After Disney (with Adam Goswick of From A Certain Point of View Podcast)
Jun 11 • 37 min
There was a period of time when Star Wars video games were some of the hottest titles around. The Force Unleashed. Jedi Starfighter; and of course, Knights of the Old Republic. Then came Disney…Battlefront was considered child’s play. Battlefront 2…
Figuring Out the Hierarchy of Star Wars Canon (with DJ Blake)
Jun 9 • 38 min
One of the things that was promised after the purchase of Star Wars by Disney, is a more clear and cohesive canon. And that has been true - up to a point. But recently, discontinuity has creeped in. How do we deal with this?DJ Blake of Star Wars Through…
Growing Up With Rose Tico
Jun 8 • 39 min
IMPORTANT NOTE: Since the recording of this episode, we have severed all ties to FarFarAwayNews.com, and will no longer be featuring articles from their site on our show. - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -…
Dealing With Burn Out as a Star Wars Content Creator (with Tyler Bucks)
Jun 8 • 53 min
It’s an exciting moment! You’ve decided to jump into the world of a Star Wars fan content creator! You’re launching a Page on Facebook; a blog or website; a podcast or YouTube channel. Yay! 😁Fast forward a few months and the “Yay!” has started to wear…
#MissedOpportunities in #TheRiseOfSkywalker (with Todd Hoffman of @wstrmedia)
Jun 5 • 38 min
JJ Abrams, Chris Terrio, and Kathleen Kennedy had an impossible task before them when they sought out to conclude the Skywalker Saga in The Rise of Skywalker.Many fans LOVE the film. But others see it as having missed opportunities.Todd Hoffman of WSTR…
Where Does Star Wars Go From Here? (with Pete Fletzer)
Jun 4 • 28 min
After 43 years, the Skywalker Saga is officially over. (Can you believe that?)But Star Wars isn’t going anywhere! Pete Fletzer of Around the Galaxy joins us as we discuss what Star Wars looks like going forward in new films, TV series, animation, books…
A Look At New Canon from the Perspective of an Expanded Universe Fan (with Adam Lance Garcia)
Jun 3 • 33 min
For decades, Star Wars fans experienced deeper connection to the galaxy far, far away through books and comics in the Expanded Universe.All that changed in 2012 when Disney purchased Lucasfilm, and shifted those stories to what is now the “Legends”…
Understanding Prophecy Like Qui Gon Jinn
Jun 1 • 57 min
When Qui Gon Jinn first appeared in The Phantom Menace, he introduced Star Wars fans to the concept of The Prophecy of the Chosen One. It’s hard to hear about a virgin birth and a foretold child without thinking of prophecies of another kind. And now that…
Why Is It So Hard To Watch the Legacy Characters Change in the Sequel Trilogy (with Michael Condon of the TooMedToo Star Wars Network)
Jun 1 • 33 min
Many fans of the Original Trilogy and the Expanded Universe were thrown off by the choices made by JJ Abrams and Rian Johnson in “The Force Awakens,” “The Last Jedi,” and “The Rise of Skywalker.”Michael Condon of The TooMedToo Star Wars Network joins us…
Learning To Stand On Your Own Like Rey Skywalker
May 25 • 25 min
Very little has divided Star Wars fandom over the past 5 years more than the question of who Rey’s parents were… 😱”The Force Awakens” gave us no answers at all… 😤”The Last Jedi” told us she was nobody… 😳And “The Rise of Skywalker” had us go from nobody,…
How To Trust The Force Like Luke Skywalker
May 19 • 43 min
Last week, Mark Hamill confirmed that “The Rise of Skywalker” is the last time he will play the character of Luke Skywalker. For most of us, Luke is Star Wars. He’s the perspective through we which first glimpsed a galaxy far, far away. As Luke learns…
3 Times Padme Shocked the Galaxy!
May 11 • 39 min
She was the youngest queen in the history of Naboo. She later became one of the most influential members of the Galactic Senate. And while doing all that, she still managed a secret marriage to the Chosen One. You can’t do all that without turning some…
Why Ahsoka is the Perfect Jedi
May 5 • 47 min
This is a bittersweet week for Star Wars fans. We celebrate the unofficial “Star Wars Day” and along with it, the SERIES FINALE of The Clone Wars. You can’t have this groundbreaking series without the evolution of its primary character: Ahsoka Tano. In…
Exciting News About the Future of Tatooine Sons!
Apr 27 • 46 min
It’s a new era for Tatooine Sons. Last week, we made a GALACTIC CHANGING announcement that is blowing minds. Now that we’ve had a chance to breathe, we’re sharing the whole story.But before we get to that, we’re talking about classic characters coming to…
5 Reasons We’d Follow Princess Leia Into Any Battle
Apr 20 • 44 min
There isn’t a character in Star Wars that is loved more than Princess Leia.Long before we had Ahsoka, Jyn or Rey, Leia Organa was leading the Rebel Alliance against the evil Darth Vader, Tarkin and the Emperor. On this week’s episode, we are taking a…
5 Reasons Why You Need a Friend Like Han Solo
Apr 13 • 43 min
Star Wars is as much about amazing characters as it is spaceships, lightsabers and the Force. It’s a big reason these films have been popular for more than 40 years.This week, we’re going to take a deeper look into Dad’s favorite character: Han Solo.…
The High Republic Jedi with Dan Z from Coffee With Kenobi!
Apr 6 • 54 min
A year ago at Star Wars Celebration Chicago, a new initiative was teased by Cavan Scott called, “Project: Luminous.” This past February, it was finally revealed that this project would be a massive unified story about the Jedi Order, at its best.This…
Ahsoka Tano in The Mandalorian?
Apr 1 • 45 min
The past couple weeks have been jammed with discussion about everyone’s favorite padawan learner, Ahsoka Tano, as she returned in Season 7 of The Clone Wars, while rumors swelled about her possible appearance in Season 2 of The Mandalorian.Of course, this…
Fear in Star Wars
Mar 20 • 64 min
CoronaVirus has shut Earth down! Much of the cause is justified. But there is a great deal of fear that has resulted in panicky behavior. Does anybody really need 300 rolls of toliet paper? Fear is a central idea within the galaxy far, far away. This…
5 Revelations from The Rise of Skywalker Novelization
Mar 13 • 60 min
The Rise of Skywalker novelization is still more than a week from being released, but the expanded details are already all over social media. Some of these revelations aren’t all that surprising, while one is HUGE. This week, we’ll discuss 5 revelations…
Top 5 Non Force Users in Star Wars
Mar 5 • 65 min
We’ve spent the last several episodes talking about the BIG Force Users in Star Wars. But it’s easy to forget that the Jedi and the Sith are just one part of the galaxy far, far away.This week, we’re discussing some of our favorite characters with low…
The Hero’s Journey - Rey Skywalker
Feb 22 • 63 min
We’re finishing up our exploration of the Hero’s Journeys in the Original Trilogy, Prequel Trilogy, and now, the Sequel Trilogy.How do you take the granddaughter of the greatest villain in the galaxy, and elevate her to a hero? Rey’s journey is a reversal…
The Failed Hero’s Journey of Anakin Skywalker
Feb 13 • 72 min
Last week, we took a look at the classic hero’s journey as seen in the story of Luke Skywalker. This week, things take a hard turn in the failed journey of Anakin Skywalker. What happens when greatness is thrust upon you? Do we really have any choice in…
The Hero’s Journey - Luke Skywalker
Feb 3 • 62 min
The Hero’s Journey is the foundation of every Star Wars trilogy. The idea of a nobody becoming a somebody who saves the day is the general story arc of all the stories in a galaxy far, far away.Over the next 3 weeks, we’re going to take a look at the…
Why Are Names So Important in Star Wars?
Jan 20 • 64 min
What did you think about Rey taking the Skywalker name in The Rise of Skywalker?Very few things were more commonly predicted than this event at the end of the Saga. Still, it was controversial for a lot of fans. What do names mean in Star Wars? And how do…
Is Death REALLY the End of the Story?
Jan 6 • 78 min
It’s a new era in Star Wars AND for Tatooine Sons!With Disney and Lucasfilm taking a 3 year break between theatrical releases, we’ve decided to shift the focus of our main topic - just a bit. Instead of being news and theory driven, we’re going to begin…
100th Episode Special! The Rise of Skywalker Spoiler Review
Dec 20, 2019 • 124 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 100 of Tatooine Sons!The Rise of Skywalker is FINALLY HERE!!! We’ve seen it twice already, but don’t worry! We have some really fun non-spoiler conversation to help celebrate it.First, we have the behind the scenes story…
Rehashing the Resistance: Kaz’s Curse
Dec 13, 2019 • 26 min
Kaz’s luck turns bad when a pirate has enough of him winning at the gambling table. Can Kaz turn things around? (And a lesson on perspective and mindset.)
The RIse Of Skywalker Predictions Show
Dec 13, 2019 • 68 min
The Rise of Skywalker is ONE WEEK AWAY! It’s time for our infamous predictions sure to go wrong episode. This is one you WON’T want to miss!Plus, we’ve got TRoS Hot Takes and more!Are we getting Force GhostsWill we see Leia use the Force?Who’s not getting…
Mandalorian Mashup: Chapter 5 - “Gunslinger”
Dec 9, 2019 • 30 min
I’m not sure we have enough time to cover all that happened in Chapter 5 of The Mandalorian. Oh… I’m not talking about lots of story development. There wasn’t much of that. But the EASTER EGGS were CRAZY! We went to Tatooine! Saw pit droids. And Boba Fett…
10 Need to Know Facts from Resistance Reborn
Dec 6, 2019 • 59 min
Resistance Reborn has been described by some within Lucasfilm as a “must read” going into The Rise of Skywalker. Not everyone will have that chance. But never fear! We’re sharing 10 Need-to-Know Facts to save the day!Plus, we’ve got Hot Takes and more!One…
Rehashing the Resistance: The Voxx Vortex 5000 Review
Dec 4, 2019 • 26 min
Kaz, Captain Doza, and the rest of the Aces might have bitten off more than they can chew, when Hype suggests they fill their bank accounts by racing at a space casino owned by a Hutt! Join Samuel the Hutt, BB-N8, and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy as they…
Mandalorian Mashup Chapter 4 - “Sanctuary”
Dec 2, 2019 • 29 min
Ronny Howard’s little girl (Bryce Dallas Howard) directed a Star Wars - and it was really good. “Sanctuary” - Chapter 4 of The Mandalorian - was a necessary point in our story as The Mandalorian seeks refuge on the planet, Sorgan, but ends up helping some…
JJ Abrams Discusses The Last Jedi
Nov 29, 2019 • 59 min
JJ Abrams is opening up his personal “mystery box” and talking about writing and directing The Rise of Skywalker. We’re most interested in his comments about Rian Johnson and The Last Jedi. Did he feel like Rian threw out everything JJ setup in The Force…
Rehashing the Resistance: Rendezvous Point
Nov 27, 2019 • 27 min
NOT A FILLER EPISODE! By any stretch of the imagination. Rendezvous Point starts off with a bang, and never slows down! We get Tam front and center; learn about Captain Doza and Tora’s close, personal connection to The Resistance; and are introduced to…
Mandalorian Mashup Chapter 3 - “The Sin”
Nov 25, 2019 • 29 min
It’s hard to imagine “The Mandalorian” getting any better - but Chapter 3: “The Sin” - directed by Deborah Chow truly raised the bar. Some of our suspicions about Doctor Pershing were confirmed. We learn more about “The Great…
The Essential Clone Wars Episodes
Nov 22, 2019 • 64 min
With the release of Disney+, The Clone Wars is finally available again for your binge-watching pleasure. But 6 seasons of episodes may be more than you can take in. What are the 10 most important episodes in the series? We’ll discuss that, along with our…
Rehashing the Resistance: Relic Raiders
Nov 20, 2019 • 34 min
Wait… did we just get a FORCE USER in Star Wars: Resistance? SUBSCRIBE to our Weekly Updates HERE: https://share.hsforms.com/10ND0XLbOQoO2yl9GhPKqdw3y85aJoin Samuel the Hutt, BB-N8, and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy as we talk Jedi Temples, Sith Relics, First…
The Mandalorian Mashup - Chapter 2 “The Child”
Nov 19, 2019 • 38 min
We went back for seconds! The Mandalorian: Chapter 2 “The Child” is a fun “side mission” on our longer journey through Season 1. But let’s get to the REAL story…SPOILERS: Baby Yoda? We end up spending most of this episode trying to figure out who he is,…
(Audio Corrected) Top 5 Star Wars Games
Nov 15, 2019 • 60 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to ANOTHER very special LIVE episode of Tatooine Sons!We’re here at GameStop for the release of Jedi: Fallen Order! This has us thinking about Star Wars games of the past. Which ones are our favorites and why? We’re heading into the…
The Mandalorian Mashup: Chapter 1
Nov 12, 2019 • 37 min
The Mandalorian is FINALLY HERE! And it’s better than we even imagined!SUBSCRIBE HERE: http://bit.ly/FBNLSignJoin Samuel the Hutt, BB-N8 and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy as we lose our minds over this amazing first installment! And BB-N8 drops some truth bombs on…
Special Guest: Dominic Pace from The Mandalorian!
Nov 12, 2019 • 39 min
Dominic Pace has been a working TV/ Film actor for more than 15 years in Hollywood, most notably with recurring roles on NBC’s hit comedy, “Superstore,” along with showing off his comedic side on various sketches for “Jimmy Kimmel Live.” Dominic has also…
Rehashing the Resistance: From Beneath
Nov 10, 2019 • 32 min
Flix takes Kaz and crew to his homeworld to acquire fuel from his family’s refinery, only to discover the family’s drilling has awoken something monstrous.SUBSCRIBE to our Weekly Updates HERE: https://share.hsforms.com/10ND0XLbOQoO2yl9GhPKqdw3y85aWe go…
Preview of Jedi: Fallen Order!
Nov 8, 2019 • 64 min
SUBSCRIBE TO OUR WEEKLY NEWSLETTER: » http://bit.ly/FBNLSignStar Wars fans are waiting with both anticipation AND trepidation for the release of Jedi: Fallen Order on November 15th. We’re going to look at everything we know so far about this highly…
Rehashing the Resistance: The Engineer
Nov 5, 2019 • 32 min
Neeku and Kaz are working to try to get The Colossus running properly again, when a distress call comes in. Kaz and Sanara go to explore and bring back “The Engineer” - a talented alien named “Nena.” But is she really what it appears?We share what we…
Terbus the Porg - A Star Wars Story
Nov 1, 2019 • 69 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to THIS VERY SPECIAL LIVE EPISODE of Tatooine Sons!It’s hard to believe, but after 20 months of hashtagging and campaigning, TERBUS IS CANON! (Applause) We’re going to retell the whole story from start to finish, and give our first…
Rehashing the Resistance: Hunt on Celsor 3
Oct 27, 2019 • 33 min
The pirates volunteer to find food for the Colossus, but Kaz doesn’t trust them; Kaz and Torra go on the hunt, but run into big…
5 Key Moments in The Rise of Skywalker Trailer
Oct 22, 2019 • 80 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 92 of Tatooine Sons!Finally! It’s been about 24 hours since the release of the FINAL trailer of the Skywalker Saga! It’s more than we could take in. This WHOLE episode is all about it.Including our Hot Takes, new poll and…
Rehashing the Resistance: Live Fire
Oct 20, 2019 • 30 min
Official Synopsis:Kaz officially joins the Aces, as does Yeager—who trains them to become better combat pilots. Meanwhile, Tam learns what it’s like to be a First Order pilot.(Great Article with a breakdown here:…
What Is The Force?
Oct 18, 2019 • 73 min
Freddie Prinze Jr. stirred up fandom with his comments about Star Wars and the nature of The Force. We all have our thoughts on what it is and how it works, but what is the official position of Lucasfilm according to StarWars.com? We’ll break it down this…
Rehashing the Resistance: A Quick Salvage Run
Oct 13, 2019 • 35 min
Official Synopsis: “A Quick Salvage Run” – The Colossus is in dire need of hyperfuel, and Kaz suggests they take it from a downed First Order ship. The salvage mission is compromised when the First Order shows up.Tam has second thoughts about rejection…
AUDIO CORRECTED: Is The Resistance Headed To Bakura?
Oct 11, 2019 • 54 min
While millions tuned into to get their first glimpse of the Rise of the Resistance ride during Freeform’s Galaxy’s Edge: Adventure Awaits special, many likely missed a quote regarding the legendary planet of Bakura. What could this planet mean for The…
Rehashing the Resistance - Into The Unknown
Oct 7, 2019 • 34 min
Star Wars: Resistance is BACK! Join Samuel the Hutt, BB-N8 & The Bow Tie Jedi Guy as we give our thoughts on the first episode of the FINAL SEASON of this rollercoaster of a show!This week’s episode is “Into the Unknown.” 1. What is going to happen to…
Kevin Feige is Making a Star Wars
Oct 4, 2019 • 62 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 89 of Tatooine Sons!This week, geek culture was rocked with the announcement that Kevin Feige, President of Marvel Studios, would be producing a Star Wars film in the future. We’ll share what we think, along with the…
The Force Dyad
Sep 27, 2019 • 68 min
There’s a rumor for #TheRiseOfSkywalker going around that gets more and more intriguing the longer you think about it. It includes elements from the Rule of Two, Mortis, and a secret reason behind Order 66. It’s called the “Force Dyad,” and we’re diving…
The Rise of Skywalker Theory Grab Bag
Sep 20, 2019 • 58 min
It seems that the lack of news about The Rise of Skywalker has set the rumor-mill into high gear. We’re going to talk about these crazy ideas and whether there is anything to them.And of course, we’ll give some Hot Takes on the latest news and talk about…
Special Guest: DJ Blake
Sep 13, 2019 • 66 min
This past weekend, we read a tweet from one of our favorite Star Wars fans. It said that his birthday wish was to have a guest spot on a Star Wars podcast. How could we resist? Happy Birthday, DJ Blake!That’s coming after we share our Hot Takes on this…
The Red Thread of Fate
Sep 6, 2019 • 68 min
While everyone was losing their mind over lightsaber duals, a hundred Imperial Star Destroyers, and Dark Rey, an important clue in the D23 Sizzle Reel for The Rise of Skywalker might have slipped past most fans. We’re going to try to figure out that red…
Dark Rey?
Aug 28, 2019 • 95 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 84 of Tatooine Sons!It’s been a slow Star Wars week, so we’ve decided to take a deep dive into Star Wars trading cards of the past 4 decades…Or, we could talk about The Rise of Skywalker sizzle reel, The Mandalorian…
YES! We’re FINALLY Getting a Kenobi Series!
Aug 23, 2019 • 68 min
We know, we know… everyone’s heard the Kenobi rumors before. But this week, more specifics came out and were verified by several reputable sources. We’ll break down the rumors, talk about what Obi Wan has been doing on Tatooine, and what this series might…
The Emperor’s Contingency Fully Revealed?
Aug 16, 2019 • 57 min
Since the reset of Star Wars canon in 2012, the storytellers at Lucasfilm have been inserting an idea of “The Emperor’s Contigency” within books, games, animation, and more. But a recent set of leaks suggests that this idea is bigger than we could even…
Star Wars: Resistance Season 2 Trailer Breakdown
Aug 14, 2019 • 25 min
Star Wars fans were pleasantly surprised - and subsequently SHOCKED - with the release of the Season 2 trailer for Star Wars: Resistance! The shocking part was the announcement that Season 2 will ALSO be the FINAL SEASON of the series.Join Samuel the…
Could Finn Become a Jedi?
Aug 2, 2019 • 56 min
Nearly an hour into The Force Awakens, Supreme Leader Snoke tells Kylo Ren that there’s been an awakening, and then asks if he’s felt it. During the first viewing, it could easily be assumed that Snoke is talking about something happening within Finn. Of…
The Final Location in The Rise of Skywalker
Jul 26, 2019 • 62 min
What is the final Location in The Rise of Skywalker? Last week, Kevin Smith was asked a throwaway question during an interview with IGN at San Diego Comic Con. What he said though, was anything but a throwaway. It’s got our heads spinning. And it’s all…
Is Thrawn a GOOD GUY?
Jul 18, 2019 • 64 min
The Sherlock Holmes of Star Wars is BACK with the release of Thrawn: Treason next week. We’ll dig into the excerpts that have been released, and discuss our thoughts on this enigmatic character.Plus, we’ll catch up on some Hot Takes and reviews and maybe…
Did Somebody Say “SITH TROOPER”?
Jul 12, 2019 • 55 min
Did Somebody Say “SITH TROOPERS”? We’ve been told that Snoke and Kylo Ren aren’t Sith. But the Star Wars Show revealed something this week that might have turned everything we expected about The Rise of Skywalker on its head.So… do you remember that…
Could the Chosen One Prophecy Be Wrong?
Jun 28, 2019 • 71 min
Could the Chosen One Prophecy Be Wrong? The mythology of Star Wars was sent into hyperspace when Qui Gon Jinn first mentioned the prophecy of the “Chosen One” in The Phantom Menace. This prophecy has recently been fully revealed in the novel Master and…
2019 Father’s Day Special
Jun 14, 2019 • 69 min
Happy Father’s Day from Tatooine Sons! Star Wars is basically modern mythology, with the hero’s journey the central theme. But you can’t have a hero’s journey without a father-figure to help our protagonist leave the safety of the life they’ve known and…
The Clone Wars Season 7 Preview!
Jun 7, 2019 • 79 min
The Clone Wars Season 7 is only a few months away! Why wait until October or November to start getting excited? We’re looking at all that we’ve already learned from Star Wars Celebration Chicago, react to the trailer and sneak peeks we’ve been shown, and…
Is Han Solo Rey’s Father? (And Other Rey Theories)
May 31, 2019 • 82 min
Is Han Solo Rey’s Father? A rumor thread on Reddit has accomplished something that no Star Wars property has ever done before: unite Star Wars fans! (That’s what happens when you successfully dishonor Princess Leia, Han Solo, and Rey in one fell swoop).…
Vanity Fair: The Rise of Skywalker Issue Analysis
May 27, 2019 • 90 min
Vanity Fair has released its traditional Star Wars preview issue for The Rise Of Skywalker. The images are amazing! It gave us some new info on Zorri Bliss (played by Keri Russell) and Allegiant General Pryde (played by Richard E. Grant). We saw the…
SPOILERS! Review of Dooku: Jedi Lost by Cavan Scott
May 20, 2019 • 80 min
You’ve been warned! SPOILERS for Dooku: Jedi Lost! Count Dooku has been one of the most mysterious enigmas in modern Star Wars canon. Why did he leave the Order and become one of the “Lost 20?” How did he become the Count of Serreno? And when did he turn…
Is Rian Johnson’s Trilogy Dead? (NO!)
May 12, 2019 • 68 min
Is Rian Johnson’s Star Wars trilogy dead? Last week, Disney announced its future slate of movies including three “untitled” Star Wars films being released December 2022, 2024 and 2026. Along with this announcement, came the returning questions about Rian…
Tatooine Sons Celebrates the Life of Peter Mayhew
May 5, 2019 • 73 min
Star Wars fans were saddened Thursday at the news of the passing of the beloved actor who played Chewbacca in the Star Wars films. In this episode, Tatooine Sons is joined by our friends from Jumping into Hyperspace and JG Carse of Blue Saber Podcast to…
Anthony Breznican Discusses His Own “The Rise of Skywalker” Theory!
Apr 29, 2019 • 107 min
Anthony Breznican (@Breznican) - reporter for Entertainment Weekly - usually reports on the facts only for Star Wars and the Marvel Cinematic Universe. But after viewing the teaser for Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, a theory began to develop regarding…
Who is the Skywalker in The Rise of Skywalker?
Apr 22, 2019 • 93 min
We’re finally coming down off the Star Wars Celebration high… and getting over the “con crud.” This week, we’ll give our full breakdown of the teaser trailer for “The Rise of Skywalker.” Which “Skywalker” is it talking about? Was that the Death Star? And…
Cavan Scott Shares the Juicy Details about Dooku: Jedi Lost!
Apr 21, 2019 • 13 min
In a tale set during her days as a Sith Apprentice, Asajj Ventress has a new mission: uncover the secrets of her master Count Dooku. The audio-only story, written by Cavan Scott, follows Dooku’s assassin Ventress as she uncovers why Dooku left the Jedi…
The Clone Wars Season 7 Panel with Blue Saber Podcast!
Apr 15, 2019 • 16 min
We’re honored to be joined by JG Carse of Blue Saber Podcast to breakdown what we learned in The Clone Wars Season 7 panel at Star Wars Celebration! What is 1313 and what does it mean to The Clone Wars Season 7? What did Sam Witwer say the Siege of…
The Mandalorian Panel with Blue Saber Podcast!
Apr 15, 2019 • 14 min
Star Wars Celebration 2019 today gave us more info about The Mandalorian, the first live-action Star Wars series coming to Disney Plus this November. The series is helmed by Iron Man director Jon Favreau and tells the story of a lone gunfighter on the…
Jason Fry Talks The Last Jedi, The Rise of Skywalker & Terbus the Porg!
Apr 13, 2019 • 25 min
Welcome to this VERY special episode of Tatooine Sons as we interview Jason Fry, author of numerous Star Wars titles including The Last Jedi, The Weapon of Jedi and Moving Target!Jason share about his collaboration with Rian Johnson (Writer/Director of…
SPECIAL EPISODE: Galaxy’s Edge Panel (Star Wars Celebration Chicago)
Apr 13, 2019 • 6 min
Not much information came out today at the Galaxy’s Edge Panel at Star Wars Celebration. But what we’ve learned, you’ll get here!Follow us on Twitter!Like us on Facebook!Check out our Instagram!A PROUD member of the Star Wars Commonwealth Podcast Network!…
SPECIAL EPISODE: Rebels Remembered Panel at Star Wars Celebration Chicago!
Apr 13, 2019 • 19 min
We had front row (well…almost) seats for all the action as Amy Ratcliffe discussed the conclusion of Star Wars: Rebels with Executive Producer, Dave Filoni, and cast members Vanessa Marshall (Hera Syndulla), Taylor Gray (Ezra Bridger) and Tiya Sircar…
The Rise of Skywalker Teaser Breakdown with Chatter Squadron!
Apr 13, 2019 • 35 min
We are THRILLED to welcome Chatter Squadron Podcast to the show to discuss everything we know about The Rise of Skywalker! Join us for a fun, raw, and exciting conversation as we dive deep into the Episode IX panel from Star Wars Celebration…
Adam Lance Garcia & SURPRISE GUEST Break Down Episode IX - The Rise of Skywalker
Apr 13, 2019 • 31 min
We FINALLY have the title of Episode IX! It’s The Rise of Skywalker! And in this SPECIAL Star Wars Celebration Episode, we have Adam Lance Garcia, Yahoo! Entertainment Producer and The Last Jedi EVANGELIST on to break it all down. Who is the “Skywalker”…
SPECIAL EPISODE: Lucasfilm Publishing Panel at Star Wars Celebration Chicago
Apr 12, 2019 • 20 min
We’re breaking down all the big details from the Lucasfilm Publishing Panel, including:Cardinal is BACK in Black Spire by Delilah DawsonClaudia Gray wants to bring KOTOR into the new canonSome new info about Thrawn: AlliancesThe Road to The Rise of…
🔥 Episode IX Poster Leak! 🤫 (Episode 67)
Apr 1, 2019 • 83 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 67 of Tatooine Sons!We’re only 2 weeks away from the greatest fan event in the galaxy, and Star Wars fandom is itching for any Episode IX news. Well, we might have gotten some this week. We’ll discuss the mini-leak and…
Star Wars Celebration Preparation! 😱 (Episode 66)
Mar 25, 2019 • 95 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 66 of Tatooine Sons!This week, we’re going to provide a public service to all fans attending Star Wars Celebration! We’ve got the latest in schedules, meetups, podcasts and and show floor news. Along with all the info we…
The Galaxy’s CRAZIEST Episode IX Theory! (Episode 65)
Mar 18, 2019 • 90 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 65 of Tatooine Sons!We’re all excitedly waiting for the finale of Star Wars: Resistance, along with all the additional revelations coming in a few weeks at Star Wars Celebration! While we’re trying to remain patient,…
INSIDER’S LOOK at the Episode IX Sizzle Reel! (Episode 64)
Mar 11, 2019 • 85 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 64 of Tatooine Sons!Disney held a shareholders meeting this week, and showed a SIZZLE REEL for Episode IX! We’re excited to have an INSIDER’S REPORT from a fan in the room! Plus, we’ll give our hot takes on some of the…
SPECIAL EPISODE: Star Wars Rebels Remembered!
Mar 6, 2019 • 53 min
It’s been 1 year since the amazing series finale of Star Wars: Rebels! All throughout social media, fans are celebrating the series using #RebelsRemembered! - Why do we LOVE Star Wars: Rebels?- Who’s our favorite character?- What’s our favorite episode?-…
BIG Galaxy’s Edge News (Episode 63)
Mar 4, 2019 • 137 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 63 of Tatooine Sons! We’re still waiting for a trailer… or a teaser… or even a TITLE for Episode IX. But that doesn’t mean we’re lacking some VERY exciting news to talk about! Disney has given us a TON of new information…
The Phantom Menace - 20 Years Later (Episode 62)
Feb 25, 2019 • 100 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 62 of Tatooine Sons!It’s hard to believe, but The Phantom Menace is 20 years old! Our predictions for a special anniversary panel at Celebration Chicago have come true, as the final day of the event will begin with a look…
A Primer on Navigating Star Wars News & Rumors (Episode 61)
Feb 18, 2019 • 75 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 61 of Tatooine Sons!This week, the internet exploded with unverified rumors about major Star Wars news! Which means, it was pretty much a normal week in Star Wars.But don’t worry, we’re here to help! We’re sharing our…
ENCORE! Stephen Stanton Talks Kenobi, Resistance & MORE! (Episode 60)
Feb 11, 2019 • 174 min
The galaxy is in a period of transition…Well, maybe not the galaxy, but WE are! We’ve been moving into our new house and making plans for our new PODCAST/YOUTUBE studio! So, in the meantime, we thought we’d re-release our 1 year anniversary episode with…
4 Plausible Star Wars Episode IX Theories (Episode 59)
Feb 4, 2019 • 82 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 59 of Tatooine Sons!The rumor mill is cranking out Episode IX theories faster than B1 droids on Geonosis! We’re looking at 4 that we think are the most interesting. Plus, we’ll recap Doza’s Dilemma and discus the First…
Preview of Star Wars Celebration Chicago (Episode 58)
Jan 28, 2019 • 83 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 58 of Tatooine Sons! Can you believe that Star Wars Celebration Chicago is just a few weeks away?!? We’re going to take a closer look at what’s officially been announced; what hasn’t (yet); and what we’re HOPING for.Plus,…
Will Tatooine Appear in Episode IX? (Episode 57)
Jan 21, 2019 • 73 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 57 of Tatooine Sons.If there is any planet in Star Wars that we are partial to, it would have to be a certain desert planet with Tusken Raiders, Jawas, and wretched hives of scum and villainy. But so far, we haven’t seen…
Favorites From Each Star Wars Era! (Episode 56)
Jan 14, 2019 • 79 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 56 of Tatooine Sons! It’s a jam packed show as we lose our minds (just a little bit) over the mid-season trailer for Star Wars: Resistance! We’ll also answer the Question of the Month from the Commonwealth Podcast…
Listener Mailbag (Episode 55)
Jan 7, 2019 • 87 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 55 of Tatooine Sons. It’s been a quiet week on the Star Wars news front, but you’ve sent in some questions and thoughts. Thanks for the help! We can’t wait to share our thoughts. Plus, dad has some Hot Takes, we will look…
Digging Into Darth Vader Issue 25 (Episode 54)
Dec 31, 2018 • 84 min
Welcome Star Wars Fans to Episode 54 of Tatooine Sons! This week, we’re taking a deep dive into the biggest, baddest Dark Lord of the Sith of them all, as we break down Charles Soule’s Darth Vader comic series?Plus, we will recap our Christmas revelries,…
How Do You Define Star Wars? (Episode 53)
Dec 24, 2018 • 83 min
Welcome Star Wars Fans to Episode 53 of Tatooine Sons! This week, we tackle the latest question of the month from the Star Wars Commonwealth Podcast Network! What defines Star Wars? Oh… that’s not going to take any time at all! Plus, we’ll open our…
A Year Since The Last Jedi… A Year from Episode IX (Episode 52)
Dec 17, 2018 • 110 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 52 of Tatooine Sons!Can you believe it’s already been a year since we first saw The Last Jedi? And the bad news is, it’s still another year before Episode IX! We’ll look back on what is easily the most controversial…
Should Kylo Ren Don the Mask in Episode IX? (Episode 51)
Dec 10, 2018 • 94 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 51 of Tatooine Sons! There’s a credible rumor floating around about the NEW Supreme Leader of the First Order, and his choice of headwear. We’ll try to figure out if we like this idea, and what it means for Kylo Ren.…
Special Guest: Stephen Stanton! Ben Kenobi from Star Wars: Rebels (Episode 50!)
Dec 1, 2018 • 170 min
SPECIAL GUEST: Stephen Stanton - the voice of Ben Kenobi from Star Wars: Rebels Season 3, Episode 20 “Twin Suns!” (And Admiral Raddus from Rogue One; Wilhuf Tarkin in The Clones Wars; AP-5 from Star Wars: Rebels and MUCH more!On December 1, 2017, we setup…
Is Ben Solo Redeemable? (Episode 49)
Nov 24, 2018 • 89 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 49 of Tatooine Sons! Kylo Ren is one of the most hated…and loved…characters in the Sequel Trilogy. Which is why we were surprised that most of the Star Wars fans we know don’t really have a problem with him being…
Crazy Star Wars Rumors from the Original Trilogy (Episode 48)
Nov 17, 2018 • 71 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 48 of Tatooine Sons! With Episode IX a little more than a year away, there are a TON of story possibilities that fans are hoping for…and against. From Reylo, to Bendemption, to time travel, fans have as many “Please…
Rian Johnson Says The Last Jedi Luke is Consistent with OT Luke (Episode 47)
Nov 10, 2018 • 124 min
BREAKING NEWS: Disney & Lucasfilm have announced a Cassian Andor series for the Disney+ Streaming Service! Hear our initial reactions & VOTE in our Twitter poll! Rian Johnson decided to chime in on a thread on last week’s Podcast Poll of the Week, and…
Does JJ Abrams Need to “Fix” Star Wars? (Episode 46)
Nov 4, 2018 • 71 min
Variety Magazine is reporting that JJ Abrams is being asked by Lucasfilm and Disney to “fix” Star Wars. Is everyone’s favorite space-fantasy saga in need of a course correction? We’ll discuss that. PLUS: we’ll break down last week’s episode of Star Wars:…
Is the Boba Fett Film Really Dead? (Episode 45)
Oct 28, 2018 • 66 min
He’s been legendary since the Star Wars Holiday Special in 1978. But NOW, we might be Forced (pun intended) to accept that Boba Fett is dead. We discuss this possibility, along with the future of the Star Wars anthology films. PLUS, we review Episode 4 of…
FLASHBACK EPISODE: Is Reylo a REAL THING? (and why it matters) Episode 44
Oct 21, 2018 • 102 min
It’s a SLOW Star Wars news week, and the Bow Tie Jedi Guy, Samuel the Hutt, and BB-N8 are working hard to get things back on track after a couple of months of traveling all around the world. (Plus… we’re moving to a new podcast platform in the next week……
The Mandalorian (Episode 43)
Oct 14, 2018 • 64 min
Jon Favreau has been giving us lots of little goodies for his new Star Wars live-action TV series, “The Mandalorian!” We’re talking all about it and what we HOPE might be coming!PLUS: Can Luke Skywalker get Leia’s Star awarded before the release of…
The Resistance is HERE! (Episode 42) SPOILERS
Oct 7, 2018 • 63 min
It’s been a few weeks since our last episode, but we’re back with a vengence as we break down the first three eipsodes of Star Wars: Resistance! What did we like? What DIDN’T we like? And where will things go from here? PLUS: we make plans to learn our…
ALL the Solo Bonus Features (Episode 41)
Sep 16, 2018 • 79 min
Solo: A Star Wars Story is now available as a digital download, and we’re pumped! But the bonus features might be the best of any Star Wars movie so far. What surprised us? What made us laugh? What did we love? We talk all about it!Plus, we break down the…
SPECIAL EPISODE! 10 Questions on Tatooine Tuesday with Star Wars Explained!
Sep 11, 2018 • 64 min
Welcome to a SPECIAL EPISODE of 10 Questions on Tatooine Tuesday, with our special guests Alex and Mollie Damon of Star Wars Explained! These two have been so kind to us and have really helped us gain exposure to a larger audience. We’re really honored to…
Ray Park SPOILS Solo! (Episode 40)
Sep 9, 2018 • 77 min
Ray Park just couldn’t keep it in any longer! He loves playing Darth Maul and he’s not afraid to say it! In this episode, we’ll look into what Park had to say about his hopes for keeping Maul alive on the big screen, including our PERFECT theory as to how…
Listeners Choice! (Episode 39)
Sep 2, 2018 • 90 min
It’s been a slow Star Wars week, so we asked YOU to give us some topics to discuss! Should someone other than Zahn write a Thrawn novel? What’s the deal with all the new Unknown Regions content? And what can we expect from the hype machine in the leadup…
SPECIAL EPISODE! 10 Questions on Tatooine Tuesday with Dominic Jones
Aug 28, 2018 • 70 min
On this SPECIAL episode of Tatooine Sons, we spend an hour or so running Dominic Jones (lead writer and podcast host at The Star Wars Underworld) through the guantlet known as “10 Questions on Tatooine Tuesday!” On this episode, Dominic reveals that there…
Expanded Solo: A Star Wars Story Content (Episode 38)
Aug 26, 2018 • 70 min
We’re just a couple of weeks away from the release of the EXPANDED novelization of Solo: A Star Wars Story! StarWars.com has released a few sequences we’ve never seen, including what happened to Qi’ra after being recaptured by Lady Proxima; how L3-37 felt…
Star Wars: Resistance - First Look! (Episode 37)
Aug 19, 2018 • 83 min
Star Wars fans have been getting pretty antsy waiting for ANYTHING to whet their appetite for the newest animated series from Lucasfilm, “Star Wars: Resistance.” Well, the wait is over! Join BB-N8, Samuel the Hutt, and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy as they…
The Parallels Between Ezra Bridger and Rey (Episode 36)
Aug 5, 2018 • 68 min
Episode IX began filming this week, an JJ Abrams tweeted out the first photo from the set! Other than that, there wasn’t much news from a galaxy far, far away. But there were DEFINITE developments in the growing legen of Terbus the Porg! We’ll share this…
Star Wars Episode IX Cast Announcement! (Episode 35)
Jul 29, 2018 • 65 min
This week (and the next several if we’re being honest) have been anything but normal! But we’re finally able to share our thoughts on the official announcement of the cast for Star Wars: Episode IX! Of course, we’re excited about the Daisy Ridley, Adam…
Clone Wars Saved! (Episode 34)
Jul 22, 2018 • 94 min
This was San Diego Comic Con weekend! We didn’t get passes to go inside, but what happened OUTSIDE was HUGE for the podcast! We got to hang out with some of the best Star Wars podcasters, YouTubers and fans including Rob Cast from The TSW Rountable and…
Guys…I Think I’m a Reylo! (Episode 33)
Jul 14, 2018 • 104 min
All you need is love! At least that’s what The Bow Tie Jedi Guy thinks after finishing reading The Last Jedi novelization! In this episode, he will give his best attempt at convincing BB-N8 and Samuel the Hutt that “the Reylos” are right! Can he finally…
The Tragedy of Ahmed Best (Episode 32)
Jul 7, 2018 • 95 min
BB-N8, Samuel the Hutt, and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy are joined by “Mom” to discuss “The Tragedy of Ahmed Best.” This week, the actor who played Jar Jar Binks in the Prequel Trilogy revealed that he nearly ended his life because of the hatred unleashed on him…
Is Kathleen Kennedy Getting Fired From Lucasfilm? (Episode 31)
Jun 30, 2018 • 72 min
BB-N8, Samuel the Hutt, and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy are back to discuss the latest rumors regarding Kathleen Kennedy, President of Lucasfilm. Grace Randolph of Beyond the Trailer (https://youtu.be/i9r8r_-vOVU) is reporting that a secret meeting took place…
Episode 30: Star Wars Fanboys Strike Back!
Jun 27, 2018 • 71 min
It’s been a crazy week for Star Wars fans! We’ll see if we can make sense of the up and down reports about new films in development. And then talk about this bizarre movement to try to remake The Last Jedi.BB-N8 gives my review of the latest Poe Dameron…
Episode 29: A Celebration of Star Wars Fathers!
Jun 16, 2018 • 85 min
It’s Father’s Day weekend! And since family is such a big part of the Star Wars story - especially fathers - we took to Twitter this week to hear who YOU think is the best dad in Star Wars!In our previous episode, we talked a lot about Maul and his…
Episode 28: About that Maul Scene… Star Wars Celebration 2019! and More!
Jun 9, 2018 • 82 min
Hello Star Wars podcast fans!Here’s what we’re talking about this week!Maul’s back! We’re going to try to figure out what he’s been doing between The Clone Wars and his shocking appearance in Solo!Tickets for Star Wars Celebration went on sale Tuesday!…
Episode 27: Is Star Wars in Trouble? Our Favorite Solo Easter Eggs! What if…
Jun 2, 2018 • 56 min
Help us help Neil Lowrey (Mr. Star Wars Positivity) get to Star Wars Celebration 2019! Click here to donate! https://www.gofundme.com/star-wars-celebration-tripOn a scale of 1-10 (1 being bantha poodoo & 10 being one with the Force) what did you think…
Episode 26: SPOILERS! Solo: A Star Wars Story Review
May 25, 2018 • 69 min
Join us as we share our thoughts on the latest Star Wars movie: Solo - A Star Wars Story! Last Week’s Podcast Poll of the WeekHow much ?? do you think #SoloAStarWarsStory will make on opening weekend?34% - $150 million / 28% - $170 million / 38% - $180…
Episode 25: SOLO Predictions (Serious and Crazy)! PLUS a Special SOLO What If?
May 19, 2018 • 68 min
We’re a week away from the release of Solo: A Star Wars Story! This is our special PREVIEW episode! YAAAAYYY!!!!First, we will share our serious predictions about what we believe will happen with Han, Chewie, Lando, and the rest of the crew.Next, we will…
Episode 24: Solo Red Carpet Premiere LIVE!
May 10, 2018 • 90 min
We’re going LIVE as we watch the red carpet premiere of Solo: A Star Wars Story. Here’s the description of the broadcast from StarWars.com:Buckle up, baby! StarWars.com is making the jump to hyperspace with our Solo: A Star Wars Story red carpet live…
Episode 23: Star Wars Nite! Solo CLIP! & What if Ben Kenobi Survived?
May 5, 2018 • 71 min
Last week’s Podcast Poll of the Week: Will we get a Star Wars surprise on May the 4th? Results HERE!Segment 1: We had the chance to attend Disneyland After Dark: Star Wars Nite on May 3-4! We share our thoughts on this fun experience, along with a few…
Episode 22: Join the Resistance! More SOLO Coming? What if…?
Apr 28, 2018 • 65 min
Podcast Poll of the Week: When do you think tickets for Solo: A Star Wars Story will go on sale? Results here!We called it! The next animated series from Lucasfilm is coming in the Fall, and we predicted its name months ago! Star Wars: Resistance! What do…
Episode 21: Kasdan’s Talk Solo! New Solo TV Spots! What If Greedo Shot First?
Apr 21, 2018 • 70 min
Results of last week’s Podcast Poll of the Week: On a scale of 1-10 (10 being PERFECT), what’s your score for the full Solo: A Star Wars Story trailer?1-3: 4%10: 19%4-6: 20%7-9: 57%Father and son writing team, Lawrence and John Kasdan, were on The Star…
Episode 20: Solo Trailer Reaction! Questions from Kids! And What If?
Apr 14, 2018 • 71 min
Last Week’s Podcast Poll of the Week: Do you think JJ Abrams will make Rey’s lineage “relevant” in Episode IX?19% said Who cares? 22% said NO! 26% said Please NO! 33% said YES! out of 438 votes CLICK HEREEvan C (@FromtheWastes) an EARLY reviewer and fan…
Ten Questions on Tatooine Tuesday: Bradley Hall
Apr 9, 2018 • 82 min
Bradley Hall, Jedi Knight, joins us for 10 Questions on Tatooine Tuesday! Brad has been an active promoter of Tatooine Sons from the beginning, and one of our earliest patrons! Here are the 10 questions Bradley answered!1. What’s your first Star Wars…
Episode 19: Kid Questions!! JJ’s Plan for Rey’s Parents! Rian’s New Trilogy!
Apr 7, 2018 • 60 min
Last Week’s Poll:Would you like to see Meryl Streep replace Carrie Fisher in Episode IX? https://twitter.com/TatooineSons/status/980165461840031744Bradley Hall (@bwhflies) a Patreon supporter of Tatooine Sons and our guest on next week’s 10 Questions on…
Episode 18: Thrawn Goes to Batuu! Holdo Has the Force? & Behind the Scenes Info!
Mar 31, 2018 • 67 min
Last Week’s Poll: https://twitter.com/TatooineSons/status/977615663651934208New Patreon Supporters: Matthew Rumball & Elaine Doebereiner - $5 Support HERE! We get things started by talking about something we learned from the excerpt of the new novel…
10 Questions for Tatooine Tuesday: Peter Ross
Mar 27, 2018 • 35 min
In this week’s episode, we interview Peter Ross (@strmtrooperpete), one of our amaing Patreon supporters!Pete is a husband and father. He lives in Toronto, Ontario and is a member of the 501st Legion (TK59812). Listen to him share his thoughts on Star…
Episode 17: The BEST of Tatooine Sons! (Spring Break Episode) ;)
Mar 24, 2018 • 51 min
Welcome to Tatooine Sons: A Star Wars Podcast! Samuel the Hutt an BB-N8 are on Spring Break hanging out at the beach! So, we decided this would be an AWESOME opportunity to look back at a few of our most interesting conversations from previous episodes!…
10 Questions on Tatooine Tuesday: Meghan Camp
Mar 20, 2018 • 47 min
Welcome to our NEW MID-WEEK Star Wars podcast! It’s a completely different show than our Saturday podcast. On this one, we interview someone asking them the 10 questions below! It’s a fun hour or so, where we get to know a little about a Star Wars fan!…
Episode 16: The Last Jedi Novelization! Jon Favreau! Hugs Not in Episode IX?
Mar 17, 2018 • 48 min
The Last Jedi Novelization is out! What do you think about it? You can purchase the expanded novelization of the movie. According to Amazon.com, this is a very unique approach to a Star Wars novelization: Written with input from director Rian Johnson,…
Episode 15: SPOILERS! Star Wars Rebels Finale Reaction!
Mar 10, 2018 • 81 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 15 of Tatooine Sons. This week’s podcast is about the tearful and shocking finale of Star Wars: Rebels! We’ll break down both episodes, and talk about what we think will happen to the crew of the Ghost! “You’ll always be…
Episode 14: Rebels Reaction! A NEW Animated Series! And May the 4th be With Us?
Mar 3, 2018 • 67 min
Last Week’s Podcast Poll of the Week: https://mobile.twitter.com/TatooineSons/status/967545594762768384We share our thoughts on the latest episodes of #StarWarsRebels: www.starwars.com/news/ranking-rebels-5-highlights-from-wolves-and-a-door…
Episode 13: DUME! The Resistance! & Mark Hamill Finally Gets a Star!
Feb 24, 2018 • 59 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 13 of Tatooine Sons. This week, we’re going to reveal a theory about Star Wars Rebels that is going to melt your face off! Next, give our guesses about what the next Lucasfilm trademark might mean. And finally, we’re…
Episode 12: Our Star Wars Rebels Predictions! Game of Thrones in Star Wars? LEGO Millennium Falcon!
Feb 17, 2018 • 49 min
We had a really fun time on this episode! First, we started with playing a few clips from some of our favorite podcast, and fellow Star Wars Commonwealth Podcast Network members! (Did we mention we’re PROUD to be a part of #SWCPod? Take your first steps…
Episode 11: Solo - A Star Wars Story Trailer Breakdown!
Feb 10, 2018 • 58 min
We FINALLY have a trailer for Solo: A Star Wars Story! In this episode, BB-N8 (Nathan), Samuel the Hutt (Sam), and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy (David) share their thoughts and speculation on the Star Wars Anthology movie coming out on May 25, 2018. But FIRST, we…
Episode 10: Did Rian Johnson really say that? (Star Wars Canon Changes!)
Feb 3, 2018 • 46 min
WARNING: Driving while listening to this episode might be dangerous! (We wouldn’t want you to drive off the road!)Sunday, we learned that we had been invited to IMAX Headquarters to a special screening of The Last Jedi, followed by an extended…
Episode 9: New Content in The Last Jedi Novelization; 20 minutes of Deleted Scenes; Rian Johnson’s W
Jan 27, 2018 • 38 min
This week, BB-N8 muscles through the show as he fights off the flu attacking him like a mob of flesh hungry Ewoks!First, we discuss The Last Jedi novelization set to be released in a few weeks! Rian Johnson has worked directly with Jason Fry on it. Could…
Episode 8: Leia, Solo Synoposis, & Star Wars Rebels Revelations!
Jan 20, 2018 • 52 min
Welcome Star Wars fans to Episode 8 of Tatooine Sons! This week, we’re sharing our thoughts on Carrie Fisher’s final performance as Princess Leia! Lucasfilm released a synopsis for SOLO: A Star Wars Story - we’ll discuss what it does and DOESN’T say! And…
Episode 7: The REAL VILLAIN of The Last Jedi! Star Wars Rebels is almost Back! And Secrets of The La
Jan 13, 2018 • 61 min
In the last week, a rumor has started going around that Poe is the REAL VILLAIN of The Last Jedi! We look at his story arc and discuss what we think about that idea!https://nerdist.com/poe-dameron-villain-star-wars-last-jedi/We’ve FINALLY gotten a release…
Episode 6: Finn’s Heroic Journey! Solo Lego Leak! and Legendary Characters Appearing in Solo!
Jan 6, 2018 • 56 min
Welcome Star Wars fans! This week’s episode takes a closer look at the truly heroic journey of FN-2187 - Finn! - in The Last Jedi! https://youtu.be/ZXEtlzGCDMsThere’s been another infamous Star Wars Lego Leak! This time, we get our first glimpses of…
Episode 5: Rey, Old & Sequel Trilogy Parallels!
Dec 30, 2017 • 49 min
Rian Johnson just tweeted that the third weekend after a movie’s release is the best weekend to see it! Well, we’ve already seen in 5 times! Join BB-N8 (Nathan Jesse), Samuel the Hutt (Sam Jesse), and the Bow Tie Jedi Guy (David Jesse) as we take a close…
Episode 5: Rey, Old & Sequel Trilogy Parallels, & Crazy Fan Reaction to The Last Jedi!
Dec 30, 2017 • 49 min
Rian Johnson just tweeted that the third weekend after a movie’s release is the best weekend to see it! Well, we’ve already seen in 5 times! Join BB-N8 (Nathan Jesse), Samuel the Hutt (Sam Jesse), and the Bow Tie Jedi Guy (David Jesse) as we take a close…
Episode 4: A New Luke! Is Reylo dead? And the Countdown to Solo Begins!
Dec 23, 2017 • 52 min
It’s been a little over a week since The Last Jedi was released! Join us as BB-N8 (Nathan Jesse), Samuel the Hutt (Sam Jesse), and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy (David Jesse) discuss the polarized opinions about the movie.First, we’re taking a deeper look at this…
Episode 3: SPOILER FILLED The Last Jedi Reaction!
Dec 16, 2017 • 54 min
It’s finally out! The Last Jedi is in theaters and the response from fandom is all over the place! Some believe it’s the best Star Wars movie since The Empire Strikes Back! Others think that Rian Johnson, Kathleen Kennedy and Lucasfilm have totally sold…
The Last Jedi LIVE from Opening Night!
Dec 14, 2017 • 26 min
The Last Jedi LIVE from Opening Night!
Episode 2: The Last Jedi Wishes, Reylo, & Crazy Predictions
Dec 9, 2017 • 36 min
The release of The Last Jedi is just a few days away! On our second episode, BB-N8 (Nathan Jesse), Samuel the Hutt (Sam Jesse) and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy (David Jesse) share their wishes for they want to see in the latest Star Wars saga movie!Next, they go…
Epsiode 1: Snoke, Kylo Ren, and Rose Tico!
Dec 2, 2017 • 26 min
In our inaugural episode, BB-N8 (Nathan Jesse), Samuel the Hutt (Sam Jesse) and The Bow Tie Jedi Guy (David Jesse) dive into the latest news about Supreme Leader Snoke, as the great Andy Serkis reveals new information about the Dark Side Force user.…