We go back to where it all started! When's the last time you heard us sit down and focus on the original Star Wars film, A New Hope? Why does it still resonate today? What important elements do we sometimes still overlook? Don't miss this episode of The Outer Rim as we go all the way back to the beginning!
Timothy Zahn's latest novel, Thrawn: Alliances, bounces back and forth between the prequel era and the original trilogy. How does it hold up compared to other recent novels? Is this new coverage of Thrawn worth your time? Join us to find out!
This week we take on the final flim in the prequel trilogy, Revenge of the Sith. Which moments did we think were the best and worst across the prequels? And what was perhaps the biggest moral dilemma across the entire saga? Find out on this episode of The Outer Rim!
Should Lucasfilm focus on lower-budget, character-driven films? Or should they just keeping pushing forward the way they've been doing? As we're catching up on our back log of episodes, we take a look at some of the post-Solo fallout. Don't miss this episode of The Outer Rim!
How does Attack of the Clones hold up to the other prequels? Why is it Erik's favorite? And more importantly, what is Mon Mothma's connection to Hoth? Tune in to this episode of The Outer Rim to find out!
This week we take a look at The Phantom Menace, then Andrea and Fred make Erik give a spontaneous movie pitch with a slight pitch that might have changed the entire saga. Don't miss this episode of The Outer Rim! UPDATE: Please be warned that we do touch on some spoilers from Solo: A Star Wars Story.
The percentage of people shouting at each other on Twitter does not represent the percentage of fans who are truly enjoying their passion for Star Wars. So how to we continue to celebrate Star Wars in the midst of all this chaos? We believe there's a positive path forward, and that's what map out for you in this episode of The Outer Rim. We also take a look at fan debates that won't die (Ewoks, midichlorians, who shot first, etc.), and Andrea & Fred give Erik a crazy idea and force him to...
Solo failed to meet projections, but is it actually a failure? If so, how does this affect the future of Star Wars? Fred joins Andrea and Erik to discuss the film's performance on this episode of The Outer Rim.
Erik and Andrea are traveling back to The Outer Rim, and we want you to join us! That's right, we're spinning off from Echo Base and bringing you discussions on all kinds of Star Wars-related topics! In this episode, we discuss rebooting the show, and we give a spoiler-filled analysis of Solo (don't worry, we give plenty of spoiler warnings first!).
We're here at the week of Star Wars Celebration, which means that the news is bit light this week. Chris, Mike, & Lindsey talk about the just-announced anthology book, Rogue One releasing DVD/Blu-ray, and how we might actually be seeing actual footage of Carrie Fisher in Episode IX after all. They also predict what they will see come out of the convention this weekend!
This week on The Outer Rim, Chris is joined by Ernie from The Retro Convo and Ghost Stories podcasts! In a follow-up to last week's news that Disney wants to continue making Star Wars content for the next 15 years, the two have a discussion about a potential leak that outlines the plans for what exactly the future holds! But don't worry, you won't find any spoilers here!
Lou Secki joins Chris to discuss the week in Star Wars news! As Celebration nears, more guests are added and Funko announces their exclusives! We also get some tidbits on the Han Solo movie, and how long did Bob Iger say they'll be releasing Star Wars films?! Intro/Outro Music: "Main Theme" by Galactic Empire from their self-titled album "Star Tours" by Disneyland from Happiest Homecoming on Earth Download or Subscribe! Download MP3 ♦ Subscribe via iTunes ♦ Subscribe via RSS ♦ Subscribe via...
More news continues to come out about Star Wars Celebration as we get closer to the event! Gareth Edwards also clarifies some Rogue One deleted scenes talk, the new Star Wars park at Disney gets a sneak peak, and expect to see more movies featuring new characters in the future! The gang reunites on this week's episode of The Outer Rim!
Mike & Lindsey are joined this week by former host of The Outer Rim, Lou Secki, to discuss the latest Star Wars news! There's more Celebration announcements, footage for The Last Jedi gets shown behind-closed-doors, and a new Vader comic is coming!
Star Wars Rebels officially gets renewed for a fourth season, while a new actor is in talks to be in the Han Solo movie and an exclusive variant of the Thrawn novel is coming to Celebration! Chris & Mike are here to discuss it on The Outer Rim!