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THE HERO’S PATH: Background and Examination of The Hero’s Journey

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A hero ventures forth from the world of common day into a region of supernatural wonder: fabulous forces are there encountered and a decisive victory is won: the hero comes back from this mysterious adventure with the power to bestow boons on his fellow man.”

                                                                  —Joseph Campbell, The Hero with a Thousand Faces

NOTE: This article is a precursor to an upcoming three article series examining Rey’s Hero’s Journey in The Force Awakens.

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While writing the original drafts of Star Wars in the early 1970s, George Lucas came across the works of Professor Joseph Campbell. Campbell’s ideas of universal mythical themes found within the stories of every society helped Lucas focus his intention of making a mythological story of good verses evil for the modern world (especially for children) and imbued his screenwriting with themes and characters that would resonate deeply within his audience. Continue reading

TFA Bluray Has Arrived – CCC Ep. 045

Michael finally gave in and has bought the season pass so he and Nathan go into some more detail about the current state of Battlefront. Further they get pumped for “Rebellion” the new tabletop/board game coming from Fantasy Flight Games, Then they ponder about the future of Fantasy Flight’s Star Wars RPG games.  Then in honor of The Force Awakens home video release the boys discuss picking it up from the various retailers.

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Star Wars Updates, Upgrades, and Expansions – CCC Ep. 042

This week its a whole slew of new as Fantasy Flight Releases their newest wave of X-wing and announce their next Force pack for the card game and some new ships for Armada.

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On The video game side of things, we talk more about the Uprising update after getting some time with it as well as VR in Battlefront? Check it out now to get filled in on all the details and the Hilarious shenanigans of Michael Morris and Nathan P. Butler.

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Lego Star Wars Show coming, Costuming, and life size BB-8 with The Real McCoy – CCC Ep. 037

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Michael is manning the Casino alone this week but James Clarke is joining him to discuss some of his costuming and website work.

 

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They also getting into some of the Toyfair news such as the life size remote control BB-8 coming from Spinmasters and the newly announced upcoming Lego Star Wars series.

Talking Collecting and #wheresrey With Teresa Delgado – CCC Ep. 033

Here it is Scoundrels, another all new episode! We knew we had to go big for this episode coming off such a great episode last week so we went to the only person who could deliver, Teresa Delgado!

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Michael and Bruce get with Teresa and discuss what she is collecting and how that is going with The Force Awakens now out in theaters. Then we finally wrap up with the controverial topic of #Wheresrey.

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