Author Archives: Riley Blanton

The “I am Your Father” Moment? – SWR #147

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On this week’s podcast Riley, Bethany and Mark read your emails, and then jump into SPOILER discussion with the amazing Bobby Roberts:

  • We talk about the “I am your father” moment of Ep. VII…
  • What are the ramifications of the possible spoiler?
  • Man, I wish I could put ore notes here but #spoilers… just listen.
  • It’s awesome.
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Star Wars Original Trilogy Themed Slot Machines

The following is is a contributed article by Emily Campbell.

If you’ve visited a casino recently, you might have noticed that a lot of slot machines now carry with them the commercial license of some of the most successful movies, comic book heroes, and pop culture icons. Slots with arcade-like qualities are now being done in order to appeal to the young adult demographic.

IGT, one of the oldest game developers in the world who supply slot games to Spin Genie and in brick-and-mortar casinos in Vegas, is one of the pioneers of this idea. Transformers, Ghostbusters, and Dungeons and Dragons are some of its first generation themed-based slot games that enjoyed success over the years. Today, let’s take a closer look at IGT’s Star Wars Trilogy slot machine and see what defines it from the others.

Introducing the Star Wars Trilogy Slot Machine
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Pulling the Life-Debt Card – SWR #146

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On this week’s podcast Riley’s introduces the podcast with some listener feedback. Then, It’s our interview with Brandy, the director of the Star Wars Track at Dragon Con! Additionally:

  • We talk to SWR contributor Mitchell Hanan about the latest news
  • Harrison’s looking good!
  • The Robotic arm
  • And more!

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Seeing A New Hope on the Big Screen – SWR #145

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On this week’s podcast Bethany and Riley talk about their trip to the Plaza Theater for a special screening of A New Hope!

The actual copy of the 1st SW film Riley saw!

The actual copy of the 1st SW film Riley saw!

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Adventures from Dragon Con – SWR #144

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On this week’s podcast Bethany and Riley are joined by Aaron Goins and Teresa Delgado to recount their adventures at Dragon Con 2014! Enjoy!

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