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Secrets of Star Wars

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Discussion about all things Star Wars, including movies and TV shows, old and new!

Discussion about all things Star Wars, including movies and TV shows, old and new!

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United States

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Discussion about all things Star Wars, including movies and TV shows, old and new!

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@sqpn

Language:

English


Episodes

Deep Dive into Rogue One

8/9/2022
With the new Andor series around the corner, Mike Creavey, Mike Denz, and Thomas Sanjurjo return to Rogue One for a deep dive into this Star Wars Story, including why this movie is often ranked at the top of some people's Star Wars lists. The post Deep Dive into Rogue One appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:16:43

Marc Thompson

7/26/2022
Marc Thompson! Fr. Andrew, Mike C., and Mike D. sit down with Marc Thompson who narrates many of the Star Wars audiobooks and was also in Star Wars: Visions. They discuss his history with Star Wars, what themes resonate with him, and what lessons he has learned from his work in Star Wars. The post Marc Thompson appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:00:45:44

Share Star Wars Summer Fun

7/12/2022
It's summer and a perfect time to bring Star Wars to others. Andrew Hermiz and Thomas Sanjurjo discuss how they introduce others to their love for the galaxy far, far, away. Plus, some fun SW-activities and games to do with other fans, including cooking SW food. The post Share Star Wars Summer Fun appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:00:39:18

Obi-wan Kenobi, Part VI

6/28/2022
We connect Star Wars: A New Hope with the Kenobi finale! Angela Sealana, Mike Creavey & Mike Denz uncover Part VI's themes and character development; some of which we didn't see coming. The post Obi-wan Kenobi, Part VI appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:17:47

Obi-wan Kenobi, Part V

6/21/2022
For the penultimate episode of Kenobi, Mike Creavey, Angela Sealana, and Fr. Andrew Kinstetter discuss the themes of mercy, sacrifice, pride, and vengeance and how Reva and Kenobi show two sides of the fallout of Order 66, plus the promise of redemption. The post Obi-wan Kenobi, Part V appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:10:27

Obi-wan Kenobi, Part IV

6/14/2022
Leia is captured ... again! Dom, Mike C., Mike D., Angela, Andrew, and Thomas discuss the parallels to A New Hope; how young Leia is growing on them; and why this is a story of Kenobi's healing from betrayal and failure. The post Obi-wan Kenobi, Part IV appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:24:59

Obi-wan Kenobi, Part III

6/7/2022
Confrontation! Thomas Sanjurjo, Mike Creavey, and Mike Denz discuss Part IIi of the Kenobi series, including that duel, but also wonder if this series undermines other parts of canon, if Vader is too brutal, and how those tunnels work. The post Obi-wan Kenobi, Part III appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:29:22

Obi-Wan Kenobi, Parts I and II

5/31/2022
Kenobi! Dom Bettinelli, Isabella Bettinelli, Mike Denz, and Thomas Sanjurjo discuss the plethora of announcements at Star Wars Celebration and then dive into the first two episodes of the new Kenobi series. The post Obi-Wan Kenobi, Parts I and II appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:29:44

John Jackson Miller

5/24/2022
John Jackson Miller! Fr. Andrew, Angela, and Mike sit down with the author and discuss his many writings from comics to novels in the Star Wars universe and other franchises! They also discuss the deeper philosophical implications of the Force and how it relates to Obi-Wan and the larger galaxy. The post John Jackson Miller appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:22:41

May the Fourth LIVE 2022

5/17/2022
Despite Imperial jamming, Fr. Andrew, Angela, Thomas, and Mike, plus Andrew H from Galaxy's Edge, celebrated Star Wars Day with a YouTube live stream, including audience questions, show and tell, and discussion of the upcoming Kenobi series. The post May the Fourth LIVE 2022 appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:43:53

Motherhood in Star Wars

5/10/2022
How did George Lucas' experience of motherhood influence his characters? Angela Sealana, Thomas Sanjurjo, and Fr. Andrew Kinstetter make an exploration of mother figures in Star Wars! The post Motherhood in Star Wars appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:05:10

Enter the Star Wars Story, Part 3: A New Player

4/12/2022
Our Star Wars RPG adventure continues as Fr. Andrew Kinstetter, Mike Creavey, Andrew Hermiz, and Thomas Sanjurjo are rejoined by Angela Sealana, who brings a new character to the story who will increase tensions while the crew is trying to get out of a tight spot. Also, they discuss why RPGs. The post Enter the Star Wars Story, Part 3: A New Player appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:03:34

Fatherhood in Star Wars

3/29/2022
Who are the good and bad fathers in Star Wars? Mike Creavey, Thomas Sanjurjo, and Fr. Andrew Kinstetter discuss the many fathers and father-figures in Star Wars and discuss the good and the bad, including some perhaps surprising examples. The post Fatherhood in Star Wars appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:18:08

Enter the Star Wars Story: Part 2, Playing an RPG

3/15/2022
A Chiss, a Bothan, and a Sullustan walk into a cantina: Join Thomas Sanjurjo, Fr. Andrew Kinstetter, Mike Creavey, and Andrew Hermiz as they play a Star Wars roleplaying game, making up an original creative story involving Rebels, Imperials, and the usual derring-do, having a blast in the process. The post Enter the Star Wars Story: Part 2, Playing an RPG appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:46:25

Enter the Star Wars Story: Part 1

3/1/2022
Join the adventure! Thomas Sanjurjo and Fr. Andrew Kinstetter embark on creating a new, unique tale in a tabletop adventure set in the Star Wars Universe. Explore the creation of characters in our favorite story, see what it's like to be outside of the official story line, and how a tabletop game works. Next time, we'll get the crew together for a daring blockade run against the Empire, at the request of Bail Organa. The post Enter the Star Wars Story: Part 1 appeared first on StarQuest...

Duration:01:02:42

The Book of Boba Fett, Chapter 7: In the Name of Honor

2/15/2022
Boba Fett on a rancor! Fr. Andrew, Mike, and Angela discuss the action-packed finale of the Book of Boba Fett and highlight the family themes and how Boba's growth from a solo bounty hunter into a man with a family & tribe ultimately leads him to victory and to defeat Cad Bane. The post The Book of Boba Fett, Chapter 7: In the Name of Honor appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:36:10

The Book of Boba Fett, Chapter 6: From the Desert Comes A Stranger

2/8/2022
Grogu is back (among others)! Fr. Andrew, Mike, Angela, Andrew H., and Thomas discuss the return of Grogu and his training with Luke, clearly reflecting themes of detachment, vocation, and love. They also discuss how the finale is set up by bringing in deadly bounty hunter, Cad Bane! The post The Book of Boba Fett, Chapter 6: From the Desert Comes A Stranger appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:33:44

The Book of Boba Fett, Chapter 5: The Return of The Mandalorian

2/1/2022
That's so wizard! Fr. Andrew, Mike, Angela, and Andrew H. discuss the return of the Mandalorian and how Din's view of his religion has changed since meeting Grogu; how his path will differ from both his old covert and Bo-Katan; and all the fun easter eggs on Tatooine leading to the finale arc with Boba Fett. The post The Book of Boba Fett, Chapter 5: The Return of The Mandalorian appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:17:16

The Book of Boba Fett, Chapter 4: The Gathering Storm

1/25/2022
A marriage proposal? Angela Sealana, Mike Creavey, and Thomas Sanjurjo explore the family ties and themes in Chapter 4 of Book of Boba Fett, plus discuss what that surprising musical clue at the end of the episode might mean. The post The Book of Boba Fett, Chapter 4: The Gathering Storm appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:01:16:31

Choosing Personal Cloud Storage

1/20/2022
Which cloud storage service is best? Dom Bettinelli, Pat Scott, and Fr. Cory Sticha discuss the various options for personal cloud storage and their pros and cons, and then offer their own recommendations. Plus, whether government should default to choosing free, open-source software. The post Choosing Personal Cloud Storage appeared first on StarQuest Media.

Duration:00:58:54