In this episode, we talk about The Mandalorian. Trey visits a planet of wookies where he badmouths the ewoks of Endor. Sarah wins the I Called It Was Luke Award and then loses all her winnings during the terrible Canto Bight scene on Cantonica. And Dean practices phrenology on boy-Anakin, despite his ridiculously hard science fiction levels of midichlorians.
Hosted by Dean Karpowicz, with Sarah Willis and Trey Bourn.
0:47: Why Has Star Wars Gotten So Good Again?
Trey: “They just said, let’s make something cool!”
Dean: “Wait, they went into the others ones saying, this is not going to be cool?”
15:29: Star Wars as Fantasy
“It’s basically Lord of the Rings in space.”
19:25: Mandalorian, Season 3
“Bo-Katan will always be Starbuck to me.”
22:30: Enter Luke
“This was the Star Wars that I needed, that I didn’t know that I needed.”
“Darth Maul came back. He had a robo-torso!”
34:08: A Rose is a Rose is a Rose (Tico)
“Unless you’re a muppet, let’s not have kids in Star Wars anymore.”
19:25: Least Favorite Movie (Yub Yub!)
“Endor was supposed to be a planet of wookies!”
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