Podcast Stardust #298: The Bad Batch – Kamino Lost – 0116

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It seems hard to believe, but the first season of Star Wars: The Bad Batch has concluded. Hunter, Tech, Wrecker, Echo, and Omega have found Crosshair and the droid AZ. They must from an uneasy alliance if there is to be any hope of escape from Tipoca City on Kamino after the Empire opened fire and sunk the facility. While they attempt to make their escape, Crosshair addresses issues that open old wounds between himself and the members of the Bad Batch. Can they put aside their differences long enough to escape? We are breaking down the season finale of The Bad Batch on this episode of Podcast Stardust.

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Full Of Sith Episode CDVXXVI: The Bad Batch and Gwendoline Yeo

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Bryan and Holly discuss the finale of The Bad Batch, its ties to Heir to the Empire, the nature of clones, Kevin Kiner’s music, and many other things. Then, Bryan talks to the voice of Nala Se, Gwendoline Yeo.

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Skywalking Through Neverland #338: Writer Steven Melching and the Hoojibs

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Star Wars animation writer Steven Melching joins us to share stories of writing on Star Wars: The Clone Wars, Star Wars Rebels and Star Wars: Resistance! Over an hour of great insight into TV writing, because his filmography includes  Batman, Transformers, He-Man, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Power Rangers, RoboCop, and Marvel franchises. Steven gives us behind-the-scenes stories about some of the fan-favorite Star Wars episodes, like “Twilight of the Apprentice,” “Rookies,” and the emotional Star Wars Rebels Season 4 Finale. He also has advice for up and coming writers, and shares his thoughts on The Bad Batch. We talk King Kong, Hoojibs and so much more!!

Steven’s Cartoon Barroom Podcast

Steven’s The 4:30 Movie Podcast

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Atomic Mass Games Confirms No New Star Wars: Armada Products In Development

Echo Base Live X Confirmed for April 2nd, 2022

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Celebrate the galactic 10th Echo Base Live which is confirmed for April 2nd, 2021 at Kingfisher Redditch.

We will share more information as its announced.

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Funko Pop! Across the Galaxy Wicket with Pin – Amazon Exclusive

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Funko have announced pre-orders for the Amazon exclusive Across the Galaxy Wicket Pop! with Pin from Return of the Jedi.

No need to travel to the forest moon of Endor to find the brave Ewok warrior, Wicket. He’s exclusively available on Amazon as the exclusive Pop! Wicket W. Warrick (Endor) with matching enamel pin.
• Expand your STAR WARS collection with the exclusive, special edition Pop! and collectible pin!
• Pop! vinyl bobblehead is approximately 3.75-inches tall. Enamel pin is approximately 1.5-inches tall.

Happy hunting!

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Funko Pop! Across the Galaxy Force Ghosts 3-Pack – Amazon Exclusive

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Funko have announced pre-orders for the Amazon exclusive Across the Galaxy Force Ghosts 3-Pack featuring Obi-Wan Kenobi, Anakin Skywalker and Yoda from the end scene of Return of the Jedi.

• Bring balance to your STAR WARS collection by collecting the exclusive, glow in the dark Pop! 3-Pack of Pop! Anakin Skywalker, Pop! Yoda, and Pop! Obi-Wan Kenobi (Endor) as Force Spirits.
• All 3 Pop! bobbleheads have built-in stands, and is exclusively available on Amazon!
• Vinyl bobbleheads are approximately 3.75-inches, 4.25-inches, and 4.5-inches tall and come in a window display box.

This 3-Pack will ship from October 15th, 2021, and more stock will be available to preorder soon.

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Star Bores #62: Star Wars Visions Trailer, Lego, Comics, Bad Batch Season 1 Discussions

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Peter and Jason break down all of the latest coming and goings in a galaxy far far away. Talking points include Star Wars Visions Trailer, The Bad Batch Season 1 overview, what’s new from Star Wars Lego and comics plus much much more….

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Comic Solicitations: Marvel – November 2021

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Marvel Comics have announced their solictations for November 2021.

COMICS
STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC #11
FOC October 11, 2021, ON-SALE November 3, 2021
CAVAN SCOTT (W)
GEORGES JEANTY (A)
Cover by PHIL NOTO
VARIANT COVER BY PEACH MOMOKO
VARIANT COVER BY JAN DUURSEMA
32 Pages – Rated T – $3.99
THE HUNT FOR LOURNA DEE CONTINUES!The NIHIL have unleashed a nameless terror against the Jedi. MARSHAL AVAR KRISS is more determined than ever to bring LOURNA DEE to justice, but does STELLAN GIOS and the JEDI COUNCIL agree?</p>
  • As KEEVE TRENNIS struggles with what she experienced on the Nihil base, the Jedi prepare for war.
  • PLUS, the truth about SSKEER is finally revealed – but what does it mean for his future?
STAR WARS: CRIMSON REIGN #1 (OF 5)
CHARLES SOULE (W)
STEVEN CUMMINGS (A)
Cover by LEINIL FRANCIS YU
SABACC CARD VARIANT COVER BY DAVID LOPEZ
KNIGHTS OF REN VARIANT COVER BY RAHZZAH
WARRIORS OF DAWN VARIANT COVER BY VALERIO GIANGIORDANO
ENEMIES OF DAWN VARIANT COVER BY CLAYTON CRAIN
SYNDICATE VARIANT COVER BY KHOI PHAM
CONNECTING VARIANT COVER BY ARIO ANINDITO
VARIANT COVER BY STEVEN CUMMINGS
40 Pages – Rated T – $4.99
AFTER THE DAWN… COMES THE REIGN!</p>

The story that began with WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS continues here, in the second installment of a trilogy that will reshape the history of the Star Wars Galaxy during the Age of Rebellion. Featuring the return of beloved characters, shocking twists, epic feats of the Force and a story that will reach from Star Wars’ darkest underworld all the way to the Imperial Palace on Coruscant, Crimson Reign is a Star Wars saga like no other!

STAR WARS: THE HIGH REPUBLIC – TRAIL OF SHADOWS #2 (OF 5)
FOC October 18, 2021, ON-SALE November 10, 2021
DANIEL JOSÉ OLDER (W)
DAVE WACHTER (A)
Cover by DAVID LÓPEZ
VARIANT COVER BY DAVID LÓPEZ
VARIANT COVER BY MEGHAN HETRICK
32 Pages – Rated T – $3.99
EMERICK AND SIAN FACE TOTAL AN-NIHIL-ATION!

  • As dead ends and loose threads mount in Jedi Master Emerick Caphtor’s investigation, he’s called to Coruscant, where Chancellor Soh introduces him to his new partner: private eye Sian Holt.
  • Together, they must go undercover to infiltrate one of the most crime-riddled and dangerous planets in the galaxy.
  • Will Emerick’s duty to the Republic get in the way of Sian’s personal vendetta? Time’s running out to close this case…and what do the Nihil have to do with any of this?!
STAR WARS: DOCTOR APHRA #16
FOC October 18, 2021, ON-SALE November 10, 2021
ALYSSA WONG (W)
MINKYU JUNG (A)
COVER BY SARA PICHELLI
LUCASFILM ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY CHRIS SPROUSE
VARIANT COVER BY SWAY
32 Pages – Rated T – $3.99
A DEADLY GAME!</p>
  • DOCTOR APHRA and SANA STARROS have escaped the VERMILLION, but there’s no escaping CRIMSON DAWN: their spies are EVERYWHERE!
  • As DOMINA TAGGE contends with moles within TAGGE CORPORATION and Aphra struggles with the damage inflicted on her by a POWERFUL ARTIFACT, they strike one last bargain…
  • But who can Aphra really trust?
STAR WARS: LIFE DAY #1
FOC October 25, 2021, ON-SALE November 17, 2021
CAVAN SCOTT, JUSTINA IRELAND, JODY HOUSER AND STEVE ORLANDO (W)
IVAN FIORELLI and more (A)
Cover by PHIL NOTO
VARIANT COVER BY CHRIS SPROUSE • VARIANT COVER BY JAN DUURSEMA
40 Pages – Rated T – $4.99
THE GALAXY’S FAVORITE HOLIDAY!</p>

Happy LIFE DAY! Celebrate the galaxy’s favorite holiday with a collection of festive tales from all across the STAR WARS SAGA! Life Day is the last thing on HAN SOLO’S mind when he and CHEWBACCA find themselves outgunned and under fire. But Chewie won’t give up hope, remembering the lessons of Life Days past and present. As for Life Days yet to come… well, they’ll have to survive the night first!

STAR WARS: DARTH VADER #18
FOC October 25, 2021, ON-SALE November 17, 2021
GREG PAK (W)
RAFFAELE IENCO (A)
Cover by AARON KUDER
LUCASFILM ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY CHRIS SPROUSE
VARIANT COVER BY KEN LASHLEY
32 Pages – Rated T – $3.99
RED REVENGE!

  • LADY QI’RA not only insulted the EMPIRE but challenged it, too. In the end DARTH VADER showed her criminal organization the Empire is not to be toyed with.
  • But now fearful whispers echo in every corner of the Empire – Darth Vader is on the hunt, searching for anyone with any connection to the criminal organization known as Crimson Dawn.
  • How deep has Crimson Dawn infiltrated and is it worth the wrath of Vader?
STAR WARS #19
FOC November 3, 2021, ON-SALE November 24, 2021
CHARLES SOULE (W)
MARCO CASTIELLO (A)
Cover by CARLO PAGULAYAN
ACTION FIGURE VARIANT COVER BY JOHN  TYLER CHRISTOPHER
LUCASFILM ANNIVERSARY VARIANT COVER BY CHRIS SPROUSE
VARIANT COVER BY E.M. GIST
32 Pages – Rated T – $3.99
LUKE’S QUEST FOR ANSWERS TAKES A DANGEROUS TURN!</p>
  • As the REBELLION tries to pull itself together for a last-ditch effort to defeat the evil GALACTIC EMPIRE, LUKE SKYWALKER realizes it is time for his journey to become a JEDI to continue.
  • After near-death at the hands of DARTH VADER, he knows he has much to learn if he will ever defeat the DARK LORD OF THE SITH.
  • But the JEDI ORDER is gone, and his teachers have vanished… where can Luke turn to find the Jedi legacy he so desperately needs?
STAR WARS: BOUNTY HUNTERS #18
FOC November 3, 2021, ON-SALE November 24, 2021
ETHAN SACKS (W)
RAMON BACHS (A)
COVER BY GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI
LUCASFILM ANNIVERSARY VARIANT
COVER BY CHRIS SPROUSE
VARIANT COVER BY Daniel Acuña
32 Pages – Rated T – $3.99
THE GALAXY’S GREATEST!</p>
  • In the wake of the shocking events of WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS, the underworld has become more dangerous than ever.
  • T’ONGA has assembled the greatest team of bounty hunters in the galaxy — including BOSSK, ZUCKUS and TASU LEECH for a special mission!
  • Can she keep them from killing each other long enough to become a real team while she grieves the loss of an old friend?
COLLECTIONS
STAR WARS: DARTH VADER BY GREG PAK VOL. 3 — WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS TPB
FOC October 11, 2021, ON SALE December 22, 2021
Written by GREG PAK
Penciled by GUIU VILANOVA & RAFFAELE IENCO
Cover by AARON KUDER
144 Pages – Rated T – $17.99
ISBN: 978-1-302-92622-9
What will a raging War of the Bounty Hunters mean for the Dark Lord’s ongoing schemes? Returned to the fold after his rebellion against the Emperor, Darth Vader faces the horrors of reconstruction in the secret laboratories of Coruscant. As he blacks out under the knife, does the Dark Lord of the Sith still dream of revenge against his master? Or do his thoughts drift toward his son…and the friends who make Luke Skywalker so vulnerable? Don’t miss this next critical new chapter in Darth Vader’s ongoing evolution — featuring the revelation of the first time that Vader learned the name Han Solo! As Vader and Ochi of Bestoon embark upon a search for Solo’s carbonite-frozen body, who is the Umbaran? What happens when she emerges from the darkness?
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STAR WARS: BOUNTY HUNTERS VOL. 3 — WAR OF THE BOUNTY HUNTERS TPB
FOC 10/18/21, ON SALE 12/29/21
Written by ETHAN SACKS
Penciled by PAOLO VILLANELLI
Cover by GIUSEPPE CAMUNCOLI
136 Pages – Rated T – $17.99
ISBN: 978-1-302-92881-0
The War of the Bounty Hunters rages across the galaxy! As Valance and his reluctant partner Dengar race to intercept Boba Fett and his precious cargo, deadly pursuers are after them. A dark secret from Valance’s past with Han Solo is about to emerge — and it may get him killed all these years later! But who is the mysterious leader of an assassination squad driving Valance into a life-and-death confrontation with an old friend? Meanwhile, T’onga is outgunned and outnumbered — but she does have one last surprise up her sleeve! And as the shadowy mastermind behind everything makes their move, Valance and Dengar try their luck at the Canto Bight casino, and T’onga puts a crew together — with faces both fearsome and familiar!
Collecting STAR WARS: BOUNTY HUNTERS #12-17
STAR WARS: DARTH VADER BY GILLEN & LARROCA OMNIBUS HC [NEW PRINTING]
FOC November 1, 2021, ON SALE April 13, 2022
Written by KIERON GILLEN & JASON AARON
Penciled by SALVADOR LARROCA, MIKE NORTON, MAX FIUMARA, LEINIL FRANCIS YU & MIKE DEODATO JR.
Cover by KAARE ANDREWS
736 Pages – Rated T – $100.00
ISBN: 978-1-302-93404-0
FOC November 1, 2021, ON SALE April 13, 2022
Written by KIERON GILLEN & JASON AARON
Penciled by SALVADOR LARROCA, MIKE NORTON, MAX FIUMARA, LEINIL FRANCIS YU & MIKE DEODATO JR.
Cover by ALEX ROSS (DM ONLY)
736 Pages – Rated T – $100.00
ISBN: 978-1-302-93405-7
One of the greatest antagonists in all of fiction rises again! Fresh from a stinging defeat at the hands of the Rebel Alliance, Darth Vader must reassert the Empire’s iron grip on the galaxy. But will his personal desire for vengeance against the young Jedi who destroyed the Death Star distract from Vader’s duty to the Emperor? As a fateful quest begins, the Dark Lord of the Sith will face fresh threats to his power. And as other villains old and new play their part — from Boba Fett and Jabba the Hutt to diabolical debutant Doctor Aphra and the killer droids Triple-Zero and BeeTee-One — will Vader’s imperial march continue, or will his schemes prove his undoing?
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Jedi Business Talk Episode 67: R6-W1CH, X-Wing Packaging, ECCC, TRU Is Back, Galactic Starcruiser, B

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This episode of JBT features the Disney exclusive Halloween droid for 2021, the Vintage Collection packaging for the Target exclusive X-Wing Fighter, a website update, Hasbro phasing out plastics, TRU partnering with Macy’s, ECCC health and safety guidelines, the Galactic Starcruiser, some thoughts about the first season of the Bad Batch and a non-figure Star Wars news update.

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