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Goodbye Dark Horse, Hello Story Group – SWBW #17

No reviews this episode, just discussion. With all the rumblings around the Star Wars Expanded Universe fandom right now we wanted to take an episode and weigh in on the latest news.

  • We welcome friends of the show Josh Stolte (TechnoRetro Dads, Tron Decoding the Grid) and Tricia Barr (Fangirls Going Rouge, Fangirl Blog) as our guests
  • Marvel to begin publishing Star Wars comics in 2015. Good news or bad news?
  • Some of our favorite Dark Horse comics memories
  • A new The Clone Wars story is coming in comic form and it features Darth Maul!
  • Tricia gives us a lesson on canon
  • The Lucasfilm Story Group: Are people jumping to the wrong conclusions?
  • We answer a listener’s question about the Inquisitors in the Expanded Universe
  • Stick around after the credits to hear some bonus clips

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Dark Horse Out, Marvel In – SWBTF #106

Dark Horse loses the license to continue writing Star Wars stories as of 2015?! And Marvel’s getting it. All this 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; Mark Hurliman, and your EU Guru; Nathan P. Butler, sit down to continue discuss the recent news about Dark Horse, the Marvel / Disney partnership, and what that means for Star Wars comics come 2015. What does this all mean? What did your hosts think? Well 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!Disney Dynasty Continue reading

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Daze of Hate, Knights of Suffering – SWBTF #105

Jedi Cabals, Mandalorians, Giant Space Slugs, and the galaxy on the edge of all out war! 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; Mark Hurliman, and your EU Guru; Nathan P. Butler, sit down to continue discussing Star Wars: Knights of the Old Republic: Daze of Hate, Knights of Suffering by Dark Horse Comics own John Jackson Miller. 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!Daze of Hate, Knights of Suffering Continue reading

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2013 Year in Review: The Um… Other Stuff – SWBTF #104

Star Wars The Clone Wars, Angry Birds, The Old Republic MMO, RPGs, 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; Mark Hurliman, and your EU Guru; Nathan P. Butler, sit down to discuss the rest of the Star Wars releases that came out in the year 2013. 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!

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2013 Year in Review: Comics – SWBTF #103

Comics, digests, trade paperbacks, omnibuses, 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; Mark Hurliman, and your EU Guru; Nathan P. Butler, sit down to discuss all of the Comics that came out in the year 2013. 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!

What all did the Expanded Universe provide this year? Your hosts run the gauntlet of releases that came out in 2013.

Comics that began earlier but ended this year:
Purge: The Tyrant’s Fist
Agent of the Empire: Hard Targets
Dawn of the Jedi: The Prisoner of Bogan
Began and ended in 2013:
Dark Times (Fire Carrier, A Spark Remains)
Star Wars Vol. 2 (In the Shadow of Yavin, From the Ruins of Alderaan)
Legacy Vol. 2 (Prisoner of the Floating World, Outcasts of the Broken Ring)
Darth Vader and the Ninth Assassin
Began this year and continues into 2014:
Dawn of the Jedi: Force War
The Star Wars
Darth Vader and the Cry of Shadows
Digests:
The Clone Wars: Defenders of the Lost Temple
The Clone Wars: The Smuggler’s Code
Ewoks: Shadows of Endor
TPBs:
Blood Ties: Boba Fett is Dead
Omnibus: Infinities
Omnibus: Wild Space Vol. 1 and 2
Legacy, Book 1 (0 1/2 , 1 – 19)
Agent of the Empire: Hard Targets
Dawn of the Jedi: Prisoner of Bogan
Omnibus: KOTOR Vol. 1 and 2
Star Wars Vol. 2: In the Shadow of Yavin

So how did your hosts measure the 2013 year in review? And what new prizes do they have in store for you this week? That’s right! Their MONTH LONG GIVE-A-WAY contest is full swing folks! To learn more you’ll have to listen to the whole episode!

Once again, your dynamic duo cover entirely too much Expanded Universe Comic action in their ONE hour, but don’t worry, give it a go; you’ll laugh, you’ll cry, you might even get a little education on the EU while you’re at it. But no matter how you slice it and dice it, you’ll be having another adventure Beyond the Films. So sit back, hang on, enjoy the show, and may the Force be with you!

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