Daily Archives: April 14, 2013

Before The Dark Times- TWL #49

In their latest episode, Karl and Jason are joined by special guest Michael Cohen from Frontlines: The Clone Wars podcast as they recap the final season of the Clone Wars tv series. They dive into what they loved and sometimes didn’t enjoy from the latest season of TCW. So sit back, relax and enjoy this lively discussion of all things CLONE WARS!

Redemption through Destruction – TWL

So I’ve decided to write another “brief” (we’ll see how brief it is by the time I finish anyway) breakdown of the theme of redemption as shown to us through some of the closing scenes of Return of the Jedi.  It’s crazy to think that while Empire is my favorite of the films, after rewatching the old 1980 and 1983 versions of TESB and ROTJ this weekend, I’ve been struck again by something revealed through the great body acting of David Prowse as Darth Vader. Essentially, what I want to talk about is how we can be saved by destroying that which enslaves us. We can never be free or fully ourselves when there is something in our lives which keeps us enslaved. This is precisely what is going on with Darth Vader by the time we get to the end of ROTJ.

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Double Cross, and Mate – SWBTF #67

Jahan Cross, his Parents, the Isards, Darth Vader, James Bond, the Emperor’s Plague revealed, and more, all on the next Star Wars Beyond the Films. YOUR Star Wars discussion podcast! YOUR ticket to the EU!

This week true believers, Beyonders, Fanboys, Fangirls, respected aliens around the galaxy, The Defender of the EU: Champion of the Multiverse; Mark Hurliman, and your EU Guru: The Count of Continuity; Nathan P. Butler, sit down to Ponder Star Wars: Agent of the Empire: Hard Targets. So strap in and tighten your crash webbing Fandom, Star Wars Beyond the Films is setting off on another rapid-fire trip into the galaxy far, far away! Continue reading